RingTv image Could Chris Algieri have been an MMA world champion?

Could Chris Algieri have been an MMA world champion?

Chris Algieri will get to fulfill a dream when he challenges boxing legend Manny Pacquiao on Saturday in Macau. Given his martial arts background some may have thought becoming UFC champion was the Long Island native’s lifelong goal, but Algieri has decided to roll with his first love and has the chance to make history.

RingTv image Q&A: Manny Pacquiao

Q&A: Manny Pacquiao

Manny Pacquiao says undefeated but unheralded challenger Chris Algieri has earned the right to face him on Nov. 22 in Macau, China. The Filipino legend says he is excited to fight so close to his home country and is confident that he’ll hand Algieri his first loss.