Ex-teacher Horn shocks champion Pacquiao to win WBO title

Ex-teacher Horn shocks champion Pacquiao to win WBO title

Jeff Horn celebrates winning the world title

Former schoolteacher Jeff Horn stunned champion Manny Pacquiao to win the WBO world welterweight title with a unanimous points decision in Brisbane.

The three judges scored the fight 117-111, 115-113, 115-113 to the 29-year-old Australian at Lang Park.

“That’s the decision of the judges. I respect that,” said 38-year-old Pacquiao.