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Defeat Pacquiao against Horn remains after opinion with anonymous judges

Defeat Pacquiao against Horn remains after opinion with anonymous judges

Jeff Horn remains after an examination of the WBO world champion in the welterweight. The Aussie won last week in a controversial duel of Manny Pacquiao.

The WBO announced an investigation, but decided Tuesday, the outcome is still in favor of Horn. “The result was controversial and led to a disagreement between the fans”, says the WBO in a statement. “We have, therefore, asked to five anonymous, competent judges from different countries to view the images without sound.”

“To the winner of each round to determine had three of the five judges agree. Pacquiao has five rounds won and Horn seven. The results therefore stays.”

Horn reacts elated. “Instead of saying that I think I have the fight won, I can now say that I have won.”

Pacquiao gets his title lost

Manny Pacquiao is a surprising world title in the welterweight lost.
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Pacquiao lost Sunday in the Australian Brisbane’s Jeff Horn after a jurybeslissing.
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acquiao seemed with his attacking style the better in the twelve rounds long party, especially because he Horn in the ninth round, nearly knocked out.
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The Australian held the nevertheless, the whole party is in full Suncorp Stadium, after which the jury, after the last call unanimously adopted the profit with him: 117-111, 115-113 and 115-113.
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The eight times world champion, who in november in his comeback in Las Vegas the title claimed after a victory on Jesse Vargas, started as the heavy favorite in the match against Horn.
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After the end of the titelgevecht in Brisbane, there was discussion about the decision of the judges that Horn unanimously as the winner did identify. According to many fans of Pacquiao in the final rounds the upper hand.

In the ninth round went Horn even almost knock-out. Still, it was jurybesluit with 117-111, 115-113 and 115-113 light in his favor.

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