Horn: I can topple Pacquiao


Jeff Horn believes he can pull off the biggest victory in Australia’s boxing history after being named as a potential opponent for Manny Pacquiao.

Top Rank promoter Bob Arum has admitted there is a ‘good possibility’ of Pacquiao facing Horn next and Suncorp Stadium in the Australian’s home city of Brisbane is a possible venue.

Horn is the no 2 contender for the Filipino star’s WBO welterweight belt and has welcomed the attention of Arum, who has close ties with his promoters Duco Events.

“I’m very excited to hear that Pacquiao is considering me as a possible fight,” Horn exclusively told Sky Sports.

“Since Bob Arum has jumped on board, it’s a move that we wanted to get, and he’s pretty much pulling it straight away.”

Horn extended his unbeaten record to 16 fights with a stoppage victory over Ali Funeka last month, in …

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