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HBO BOXING® PRESENTS TWO HOT SHOWDOWNS THANKSGIVING WEEKEND WHEN HBO BOXING AFTER DARK®: TERENCE CRAWFORD VS. RAY BELTRAN AND EVGENY GRADOVICH VS. JAYSON VELEZ IS SEEN SATURDAY, NOV. 29 PLUS THE REPLAY OF MANNY PACQUIAO VS. CHRIS ALGIERI

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HBO’s hit late-night boxing franchise visits Omaha, Neb. for the second time in less than six months to present an all-action doubleheader of world title bouts when HBO BOXING AFTER DARK: TERENCE CRAWFORD VS. RAY BELTRAN AND EVGENY GRADOVICH VS. JAYSON VELEZ is seen SATURDAY, NOV. 29 at 10:00 p.m. (live ET/tape-delayed PT) from CenturyLink Center, exclusively on HBO. The ... Read More »

Full gonzo: Sleeping through Pacquiao-Algieri

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By Bart Barry– FORT WORTH, Texas – The understated perfection of architect Louis I. Kahn’s soft marble masterpiece, Kimbell Art Museum, known round the world as The Kimbell, is so palpable one cannot fathom hoarding its charms, if architectural charms were somehow hoardable, and feels a compulsion to share. Long a fan of friend and mentor Thomas Hauser’s accounts of ... Read More »

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

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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 »