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HBO SPORTS® PRESENTS THE REPLAY MANNY PACQUIAO VS. CHRIS ALGIERI, SATURDAY, NOV. 29

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HBO Sports presents MANNY PACQUIAO VS. CHRIS ALGIERI, the replay of their high stakes world welterweight title fight, SATURDAY, NOV. 29 at 10:00 p.m. (ET/PT) on HBO. The HBO Sports broadcast team, which was ringside at the Venetian® Macao’s Cotai Arena in Macau, China, calls all the action. The telecast will be available in HDTV. The highly anticipated and intriguing ... Read More »

FOLLOW PACQUIO – ALGIERI LIVE FROM RINGSIDE

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Follow all the action live from Ringside as Manny Pacquiao defends the WBO Welterweight title against undefeated WBO Jr. Welterweight champion Chris Algieri. The show begins at 9 PM ET / 6 PM PT / 10 AM in Macau with a three fight undercard that will feature two world title bouts. Jessie Vargas defends the WBA Super Lightweight title against ... Read More »

Pacquiao drops Algieri six times and retains Welterweight rown

MACAO, CHINA (NOVEMBER 23, 2014)–Manny Pacquiao dominated Chris Algieri by knocking him down 6 times en-route to a 12-round unanimous decision at the Cotai Arena inside Venetian Hotel and Casino. Pacquiao looked quick and powerful and was able to catch up Algieri whose strategy was to move and jab at a great distance and use his nearly five inch height ... Read More »

BOXING LEGEND PACQUIAO LABELS ALGIERI ‘MOST DANGEROUS OPPONENT OF HIS CAREER’ AHEAD OF THRILLING BOXNATION CLASH THIS WEEKEND

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LONDON (Nov 21) – Boxing superstar Manny Pacquiao believes that Chris Algieri is the most dangerous opponent of his career. The all-action Filipino has shared the ring with some of the biggest names in world boxing including the likes of Oscar De La Hoya and Miguel Cotto but now faces what he thinks is his trickiest test in the unbeaten ... Read More »

THE FINAL WORD — FREDDIE ROACH and TIM LANE TRAINERS MEDIA CONFERENCE CALL Thursday, November 20

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MACAO, CHINA (November 21, 2014) – FREDDIE ROACH and TIM LANE, trainers for undefeated World Boxing Organization (WBO) junior welterweight champion CHRIS ALGIERI and Fighter of the Decade Congressman and defending WBO welterweight champion MANNY “Pacman” PACQUIAO, respectively, hosted an international Media Conference Call on Thursday, from The Venetian Macao. Algieri (20-0, 8 KOs), from Huntington, NY on Long Island, ... Read More »

Pacquiao not Algieri’s toughest challenge, says trainer

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By Norm Frauenheim– Chris Algieri has had tougher fights than Manny Pacquaio, Algieri trainer Tim Lane said Thursday before Pacquiao trainer Freddie Roach said the Filipino would score a a knockout within three rounds. From opposite corners, the trainers had widely — wildly too — different views on how things will play out in a 144-pound bout scheduled for midday ... Read More »

‘PACQUIAO IS ONE OF THE GREATEST TO HAVE EVER FOUGHT BUT I KNOW WHAT I NEED TO DO TO WIN’ – ROARS UNBEATEN ACE ALGIERI AHEAD OF BOXNATION CLASH

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LONDON (Nov 20) – Unbeaten ace Chris Algieri has hailed Manny Pacquiao as ‘one of the greatest fighters ever’ but says he is ready to upset the boxing legend this weekend. The pair do battle at the Venetian Resort in Macau, live and exclusive on BoxNation, as Filipino hotshot Pacquiao puts his WBO welterweight belt up for grabs against the ... Read More »

Ring 8 in corner of Chris Algieri

Nov. 18, 2014, Macau, China    --- "ALGIERI GRAND ARRIVAL" ---  New York's undefeated (20-0) WBO Jr. Welterweight champion Chris "Real Rocky" Algieri  (surrounded by the Top Rank Knockouts)  makes his "Grand Arrival" Tuesday night at the Venetian Macao Re

NEW YORK (Nov. 19, 2014) — At last night’s monthly meeting, attended by 85 members, Ring 8 wanted to let Chris Algieri know that they are in his corner for Saturday’s fight against Manny Pacquiao in Macao, China. “We wanted to show our support to Chris and decided to make this sign and send a picture of us to the ... Read More »

Final Pacquiao-Algieri News Conf Streamed Live to U.S. – 8:30 A.M. ET

Nov. 18, 2014, Macau, China    --- "GRAND ARRIVALS" ---   (surrounded by the Top Rank Knockouts)Superstar Manny Pacquiao (ctr L) and New York's undefeated (20-0) WBO Jr. Welterweight champion Chris "Real Rocky" Algieri (R) make their "Grand Arrival" Tuesd

MACAO, CHINA (November 18, 2014) — Fighter of the Decade Congressman MANNY “Pacman” PACQUIAO, boxing’s only eight-division world champion, and New York’s undefeated World Boxing Organization (WBO) junior welterweight champion CHRIS ALGIERI, who has Bachelor of Science degree in Health Care Management, a Masters degree in Clinical Nutrition and a Ph.D. in Upsets Inside the Ring, will host their final ... Read More »

ESPN’s Pre- and Post-Fight Coverage of Manny Pacquiao vs. Chris Algieri

Nov. 18, 2014, Macau, China    --- "ALGIERI GRAND ARRIVAL" ---  New York's undefeated (20-0) WBO Jr. Welterweight champion Chris "Real Rocky" Algieri  (surrounded by the Top Rank Knockouts)  makes his "Grand Arrival" Tuesday night at the Venetian Macao Re

ESPN will present extensive pre- and post-fight coverage across its platforms in English and Spanish of the 12-round Welterweight title fight between WBO Welterweight titlist Manny Pacquiao (56-5-2, 38 KOs) and undefeated fast-rising challenger Chris Algieri (20-0, 8 KOs), who started the year off with a February win over Emanuel Taylor on ESPN Friday Night Fights. The fight, from the ... Read More »

Pacquiao-Algieri: From opposite ends

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By Bart Barry Saturday at the Venetian in Macau, Filipino Manny Pacquiao will defend his welterweight title against New Yorker Chris Algieri, a junior welterweight titlist. It is a fight somewhat intriguing because, while few aficionados imagine the match will be close, a number disagree on its likely victor. Perspective plays a larger role than usual in determining where an ... Read More »

The Chris Algeri Show Opens at The Ventian Macao!

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MACAO, CHINA (November 16, 2014) – Just one day after arriving in Macao, undefeated World Boxing Organization (WBO) junior welterweight champion CHRIS ALGIERI resumed his promotional roadwork for the biggest fight of his professional life – challenging Fighter of the Decade and reigning WBO welterweight champion Congressman MANNY “Pacman” PACQUIAO. On a busy Sunday in the St. Mark’s Square section ... Read More »

Under The Lights: Pacquiao-Algieri Premieres Tonight on HBO

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Nov. 14, 2014 – HBO Sports, widely acclaimed for its innovative and provocative boxing programming initiatives, introduces an all-new special when UNDER THE LIGHTS: PACQUIAO-ALGIERI debuts Saturday, Nov. 15 at 11:45 p.m. (ET/PT) on HBO. The special will dig deep and put the upcoming HBO Pay-Per-View® showdown on Nov. 22 between world welterweight champ Manny Pacquiao and fast-rising challenger Chris ... Read More »

AirAsia Named Official Airline Partner of Filipino Boxing Champ and Congressman Manny Pacquiao

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GENERAL SANTOS CITY (Nov. 13, 2014) – AirAsia, voted the World’s Best Low Cost Carrier for six straight years by Skytrax World Airline Awards from 2009 to 2014, announced that it will be the official airline for People’s Champ and Sarangani Representative Manny Pacquiao. Representative Pacquiao, boxing’s biggest attraction, is set to take his act on the road again on ... Read More »