"He is young , so he is aggressive, hungry to win." Pacquiao describes his opponent in an interview.
After Horn's victory against his recent opponent Ali Funeka, the former IBO Weltherweight Champion, Bob Arum as the promoter, set-up his fight against the eight-division world champion Manny Pacquiao.
We all know that Manny Pacquiao is a legendary boxing enthusiast and having a huge amount of supporters around the world .
However, Horn doesn't feel any pressure about his upcoming bout with Pacman.
"I know that he is going to have a lot of fans in Suncorp, but I'm planning on having a lot of support for myself there and I'm not going to let it affect me" Horn stated.
He also said that one of his strengths is his mental toughness of not letting anyone bother him, neither Manny nor the crowd.
He believes that he can defeat Manny given the fact that Manny has a big name in boxing history. He stated that the name that Manny has will not fight him, but his fist and his legs that move around.
The Pacquaio-Horn bout will held at Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane on July 2, 2017.