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S+A to air two Jeff Horn fights before Pacquiao clash
Catch a glimpse of Jeff "The Hornet" Horn when S+A airs two of his latest fights. (FILE - AP Photo/John Pye)
Pinoy boxing fans will get a glimpse of Manny Pacquiao's next opponent ahead of their July 2 match-up when ABS-CBN S+A airs Jeff "The Hornet" Horn's last two bouts.
The 29-year-old Australian began his profeesional career in 2013 and now boasts an undefeated 16-0-1 record, with 11 of his wins coming by way of knockout.
Pacquiao (38-6-2), on the other hand is one of the most celebrated boxers of his generation, and is raring to add Horn to his win tally.
S+A's two-part special "Jeff Horn: The Brisbane Hornet" will begin on June 26, Monday at 9:00 p.m, featuring Horn's victory over Germany's Rico Mueller last October.
Horn's decisive win over former IBO welterweight champion Ali Funeka of South Africa last December will air the following evening on June 27, Tuesday at 9:00 p.m., also on S+A.