The Battle of Brisbane is coming to Australia in less than a month, and fans couldn’t be more excited. The Philippines’ Manny Pacquiao and Australia’s Jeff Horn will be having a boxing match at the Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane on Saturday, July 2, 2017. Tickets can be purchased here, and the most affordable car hire in Brisbane can be booked here.
Manny Pacquiao is considered to be one of the greatest boxers of all time. He is of Filipino descent, and was named as the WBO welterweight champion since 2016. Pacquiao is the first and the only eight-division world champion. He has won eleven major world titles, and is one of the three boxers in history to win major titles in three of the original eight weight divisions in boxing, namely flyweight, featherweight, and welterweight. He has tons of awards including Fighter of the Decade, BWAA Fighter of the Year, Best Fighter awarded by the ESPY Awards, and many more. During his entire boxing career, he has accumulated a total of 59 wins and only 6 losses.
Jeff Horn is a professional boxer hailing from Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. He is currently holding the IBF Inter-Continental Welterweight Title as well as the WBO Inter-Continental Welterweight Title. Jeff Horn is just 29 years old, which makes him 9 years younger than Pacquiao. He has a total of 16 wins and 0 loss.
Happening in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia on the 2nd of July, this match is expecting to draw the whole world’s biggest boxing crowd for the rest of the year. Over 600 general admission tickets will be sold for the event, which will cost $39. 27,000 seats are also available for sale at less than $100.
Getting pumped up for the match? Get your tickets now, book your car hire going to and from the Suncorp Stadium, and get ready for the most awaited match in 2017! Stay safe and we will see you there!
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