Filipinos across the nation have several options in watching the “Battle of Brisbane,” People’s Champ Manny Pacquiao’s much-awaited fight with Australian Jeff Horn on Sunday.
On free TV, GMA Network has partnered with boxing promoter ALV Events International to air the fight from Down Under as early as 10 a.m.
Real-time blow-by-blow account of the WBO Welterweight face off will also air on GMA’s flagship AM radio station DZBB 594 and RGMA Super Radyo stations nationwide beginning 9 a.m.
Over on cable, Solar Sports will air the fight at the same time as GMA, while pay-per-view is available via Sky Sports PPV [www.mysky.com/pacquiaoppv] for those who would like a commercial-free experience of the Pambansang Kamao’s return to the ring.
The fighting senator from Sarangani Province (59-6-2, 38 KOs), the current World Boxing Organization Welterweight champion, will battle Horn (16-0-1, 11 KOs), a former school teacher who has faced-off and won against top caliber opponents in his young career.