Jeff Fenech was full of praise for him on commentary, admitting that Wilson is his 'favourite fighter'. Those odds stayed the same through July and into August. Referee Chris Condon continued to let plenty go, with the commentators and those on social media questioning him. He also scored UD wins over Wade Ryan, Joel Camilleri and Dwight Ritchie. This will be the biggest domestic fight of the year, but Jeff Horn says Tszyu is only in it because of his last name. Tszyu is in total control here. Let's hope this was his last fight; there is nothing left to prove. Tszyu has a very familiar team surrounding him, with most of them seeing him grow from a baby, so this is not just a team, its a family business. Just over a minute into the first round, the debutant Larfield began to land a flurry of punches on Hunt. Another standing eight count, and the ref tells Horn to start defending himself. JEFF HORN VS TIM TSZYU BETTING ODDS Tim Tszyu is the big betting favorite, opening at $1.51 to Horn’s $2.44. Sidenote: He's supposed to be judging the main event. You may opt-out by. “All respect to Jeff, he has achieved so much, he has given Australia this platform. What Time Does Horn vs Tszyu Start? O'Connell is on a three-fight win streak, most recently beating Bianca Elmir by split decision on the first Horn-Zerafa bout in Bendigo last August. After plenty of pre-fight drama, Tim Tszyu eventually walked out first and the bout got underway. Jeff Horn and Tim Tszyu will finally meet on Wednesday, August 26 in a hugely anticipated super welterweight showdown. He knows he has got Horn in all sorts of trouble, working the head and the body repeatedly. Oh how the Horn vs. Tszyu fight has gotten controversial. When is Jeff Horn vs Tim Tszyu and what time does it start? Horn said he would “ragdoll” the son of Kostya Tszyu, and Tim Tszyu responded by saying, “If it gets dirty it gets dirty, I can bang it out” and called Horn “a one-fight wonder.”. To watch all from 7pm onwards, for example, headline combat, you will find two choices. New or Existing Kayo subscribers can order the fight by clicking here. “I want to represent everyone here in Townsville, everyone in Australia, Russia … everyone around the world. Since that time, he hasn’t exactly set the roof on fire, with losses to Terence Crawford, and Michael Zerafa. Tszyu, meanwhile, is 15-0 with 11 KOs. Horn knows what it feels like to be belted around the ring. Copland was knocked down early in the second round by a nice right hand from Camilleri, and he struggled from then on despite his best efforts. While Jeff Horn took on the bulk of the smack talk in the lead up to his highly anticipated bout with Tim Tszyu tonight, the 25-year-old hit back as crunch time neared. With all the hard work done in each boxer’s respective training camps, and the weigh-in over and done with, it’s time to relax and get mentally ready for what is coming. The cheapest adult tickets are going for as little as $29, which will give you a restricted view at Queensland Country Bank Stadium. For both options, pay per view will cost $59.95. With two weeks until fight night, another cracker women's fight has been added to the card, with veteran Shannon O'Connell (18-6-1) set to take on Kylie Fulmer (7-0). The venue is the new home of the NRL's North Queensland Cowboys. Return to wwos.com.au tomorrow night to find the blog. According to Horn's trainer Glen Rushton one of the judges breached protocols by commenting on the fight. "This will be the last round," Fenech said in commentary. Fair play to him for grabbing hold of the boxing market Down Under in the post-Anthony Mundine era and leveraging a thrilling win against Manny Pacquiao into millions of dollars. If he wants to - I don't even think he is worth it. You could not have wished for a more clinical and composed performance. All Rights Reserved, This is a BETA experience. This has been an absolute masterclass. Claims against judges have rocked the lead-up to the Horn v Tszyu card a day out from arguably the biggest live boxing event this year. Horn dictated the pace throughout the four rounds - could it be a sign of things to come later tonight? Horn lands a couple of nice shots, including an uppercut but it is all going the 25-year old's way. “He now is the No.1 in Australia. Although Tszyu doesn’t have the experience of Horn (or a victory against a world-class opponent, like Horn), he’s the -190 favorite. Tim Tszyu is the favourite at $1.50 to Jeff Horn's $2.60 at TAB in head-to-head. The fight on ESPN+ in the US begins at 5 a.m. ET/2 a.m. PT - In Australia: Five fights will be I’ve been there and done that. Two ! Tszyu’s camp, meanwhile, has vehemently denied that Condon has a relationship with Tim Tszyu and has ripped Rushton for calling Holiday’s integrity into question. While doing so, I wrote books about Heisman Trophy winner and first-round NFL draft pick Johnny Manziel, legendary football coach Sid Gillman and the University of Cincinnati football program. For both viewing options, It'll cost $59.95, which is on par with their premium fight sports events. Tszyu said during Monday’s press conference that he did not care if he walked out first or second — but the fight surrounding the pre-fight honour has had all the twist and turns expected of the biggest fight in Australia this year. Less than a minute later, Weetch was down again and his corner had no choice but to throw the towel in. Viewers in Australia can stream the fight via the Main Event website. The undefeated Wilson was a heavy favourite coming into the bout, and for good reason after four knockouts early in his pro career. Boxing » News » Horn vs Tszyu: Preview, start time, how to watch & full card details. I was better this night.". Hey, you should subscribe to our YouTube channel for more interviews, highlights and behind the scenes footage. A NOTE ABOUT RELEVANT ADVERTISING: We collect information about the content (including ads) you use across this site and use it to make both advertising and content more relevant to you on our network and other sites. The over-under on rounds fought is 8.5 with the over at -180 and the under at +160. Tszyu has only experienced the highs of winning in boxing. "That concerns me. Where can I stream Jeff Horn vs Tim Tszyu? Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre on December 18, 2019 in Brisbane, Australia. Yep, this one’s all about the PPV, we’re afraid. But the biggest controversy occurred Tuesday when Horn’s corner showed its anger by revealing that one of the judges for the fight, Chris Condon, used to accompany Kostya Tszyu to the ring for fights and apparently allowed the younger Tszyu to recently train at his gym. The final five fights will be aired on Main Event pay per view from 7pm. Horn and Tszyu will now fight on Wednesday, August 26. The big fight between Jeff Horn and Tim Tszyu reported to be held on 26th August 2020. Growing up with a dad like that, I’m super proud of what he did. (photo: No Limit Boxing). It was recently put to a vote, and boxing fans around Australia have had their say. Tszyu is announcing himself on the world stage with this performance. In Australia, the main event is scheduled to start at 9:30 p.m. local time and can be watched on PPV for $59.95, via Foxtel or Kayo Sports. What an incredible warrior he has been. The fight will take place at Townsville’s Queensland Country Bank Stadium, which is the home of the NRL’s North Queensland Cowboys. He’s trying to be someone he not.”. “He’s trying to smack-talk, trying to put me off my game clearly, but it’s not working. “But he’s a bit fake. A fairly one-sided fight saw the brother of Jeff Horn earn his second professional win over the debutant Clark. But the fight take place behind the close doors, because of covid-19 virus. Round 5 - Pure dominance from Tszyu as he starts to land some nice body shots as well. Australia is split on who it wants to win. You can watch the fight on Main Event and stream it live on Kayo Sports. “I just want everyone to know my name is Tim," he said. We have witnessed something special here in Townsville. Shannon O’Connell vs. Kylie Fulmer — 8 x 2 minute rounds Read more about their thoughts on the fight here. If you can't watch but you're keen to follow the fight, Wide World of Sports has got you covered with a live blog. Copyright © 2007-2020 Boxing News 24. Hardman was asked after the fight about the performance and a potential fight with Joel Camilleri, and he didn't hold back. With so much uncertainty, Tszyu relocated to the Gold Coast on July 27 to complete his training camp. Horn and Tszyu will face-off in Townsville. We wouldn't be fighting him if his last name wasn't his dad's name.". Two of Australia's greatest boxers are backing Jeff Horn to upset the bookies and beat Tim Tszyu. Three! Liam Wilson vs. Jackson Woods — 8 x 3 minute rounds Foxtel. The undercard and bout order has been finalised for the biggest domestic boxing card of 2020! Fox Sports News reported Horn’s trainer Glenn Rushton remained adamant just hours before the fight that Horn would walk out second. Watch Horn vs Tszyu live on Main Event (available on Foxtel and Kayo), Wednesday 26 August, 7pm AEST. Tszyu is adamant this fight will be the one that propels him into bigger money bouts overseas in the future. Tim Tszyu has just dropped him with a massive left uppercut. Adam Copland vs. Joel Camilleri — 6 x 3 minute rounds As for Tim Tszyu ... this is your time. Although most of Horn’s verbal blows have just been brushed off by the 25-year-old son of Aussie boxing legend Kostya Tszyu, Tim fired back that former world champion Horn is “fake” and “irrelevant” on the eve of the fight. Find out more about our policy and your choices, including how to opt-out. Tim Tszyu is the big betting favourite, opening at $1.51 to Horn's $2.44. Thanks. Ben Horn vs. Patrick Clarke — 4 x 3 minute rounds Jeff Horn and Tim Tszyu have arrived at Queensland Country Bank Stadium to late drama with both camps still squabbling over which fighter will get to conduct the second ring walk-out. "Cama looked like a chicken with his head running around. Mayhem to start Horn-Tszyu fight as Tim Tszyu ignores ring announcer's entrance call, Fenech slams 'disgraceful' Glenn Rushton as he 'argues' with battered Horn to keep fighting. I’m going with Horn by TKO in the ninth. For Wilson, who went viral in February with a brutal one-punch knockout on Jayde Mitchell's undercard, the fight represents the next progression in the deathbed promise he made to his dad eight years ago. The main event is tipped to start at approximately 9.30pm. The final five fights will be aired on Main Event pay per view from 7pm. The fact is, Tim Tszyu and Jeff Horn are prizefighters and this is the biggest prizefight right now in Australia. Those who ordered the Tszyu-Horn fight can watch a replay until 11.59pm September 6. At this stage of his short career, Tszyu is still a novice in the sport of boxing, with arguably a bunch of hand-picked guys all there to make him look good, and exciting to watch, and to take notice, maybe even take them back in time. This fight is a step up in every way for him and I’m sure he knows it. After more than a decade in the newspaper business writing about virtually every professional and major college sport for publications like the Cincinnati Post and the Augusta (Ga.) Chronicle, I joined CBSSports.com and covered the NFL for five years. RELATED: Bitter family split behind Kostya Tszyu’s absence, RELATED: Here’s hoping Jeff Horn gets knocked out, Hopefully they get a little closer in the actual fight.Source:News Corp Australia.