Chris Algieri tells RingTV.com that he’s hired John David Jackson to be his new head trainer and that he’s looking to return to the ring against top-rated opponent, such as Adrien Broner or Amir Khan.
A bout with the flu has caused WBA featherweight titleholder Nicholas Walters to pull out of a planned March 21 doubleheader at the Theater in Madison Square Garden.
RING lightweight champion Terence Crawford and WBA featherweight titlist Nicholas Walters could fight in separate bouts at the Theater in Madison Square Garden on March 21.
A junior welterweight bout between RING lightweight champion Terence Crawford and Chris Algieri for the vacant WBO 140-pound title is currently being discussed, Top Rank CEO Bob Arum confirmed to RingTV.com on Wednesday.
Former two-division titlist Tim Bradley isn’t just in the final stages of preparation for Diego Chaves this weekend; he also offered his opinion on a potential Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao.
Fans share their enthusiasm for the Terence Crawford-Raymundo Beltran RING lightweight championship, the Tyson Fury-Dereck Chisora heavyweight rematch and the Billy Joe Saunders-Chris Eubank Jr. middleweight showdown, and give final thoughts on the Pacquiao-Algieri card, in this week’s Friday mailbag. Enjoy!
Faced with the dubious task of having to meet Jose Luis Castillo in Russia on Friday, former 140-pound titlist Ruslan Provodnikov envisions more lucrative bouts in the future.
Fans share their thoughts on Manny Pacquiao’s ridiculously dominant decision victory over Chris Algieri, where they think he stands in terms of ability, and what they think is next; fans also praised Vasyl Lomachenko and evaluated the fighters on the monster Cleverly-Bellew rematch card in this week’s Monday mailbag.
After dominating previously unbeaten Chris Aglieri to one of the most lopsided decision victories ever, Manny Pacquiao turned his attention to another unbeaten rival whom he has circled for the past several years – Floyd Mayweather Jr.
Manny Pacquiao put Chris Algieri down six times en route to winning a wide unanimous decision and retaining his WBO welterweight title on Saturday in Macau, China.
Images from Macau as the participants in Saturday’s Manny Pacquiao-Chris Algieri card stepped on the scales. Photos by Chris Farina/Top Rank.
Manny Pacquiao weighed 143.8 pounds, just under the catchweight of 144 pounds for his WBO welterweight title bout against Chris Algieri, who came in slightly over at 144.2 at Saturday morning’s weigh-in in Macau. Algieri returned to the scale and checked in at 143.6.
Though not looking past his Nov. 29 challenger Ray Beltran, WBO lightweight titlist Terence Crawford will still enjoy Manny Pacquiao-Chris Algieri, as he is planning a move up in weight.
RingTV.com will feature live round-by-round coverage for Saturday’s bout between WBO welterweight titlist Manny Pacquiao and Chris Algieri. Please refresh this page for up-to-the-minute developments.
Freddie Roach says once his charge, Manny Pacquiao dispatches Chris Algieri this Saturday, a match with RING junior welterweight champion Danny Garcia could materialize.
Confidence is something Chris Algieri’s team can never be accused of not having in abundance. For instance, Algieri’s trainer, Tim Lane says his charge will dominate Manny Pacquiao.
Fans share their thoughts on the Manny Pacquiao-Chris Algieri showdown, the guy everyone wants to see Pacquiao fight, overlooked flyweight champ Roman Gonzalez, Matchroom Sport’s impact on the British boxing scene, and many other subjects in this week’s Friday mailbag. Enjoy!