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RingTv image Aug. 9 opponents announced for Garcia, Peterson, Jacobs

Aug. 9 opponents announced for Garcia, Peterson, Jacobs

The opponents for the Aug. 9 Showtime tripleheader from Brooklyn’s Barclays Center featuring Danny Garcia, Lamont Peterson and Daniel Jacobs were officially announced on Tuesday. Garcia defends his 140-pound championship against Rod Salka, Peterson faces Edgar Santana, and Jacobs takes on Jarrod Fletcher.

RingTv image Video: Chris Algieri exclusive interview

Video: Chris Algieri exclusive interview

Chris Algieri spoke to RingTV’s Bill Emes one week after upsetting Ruslan Provodnikov. The new WBO 140-pound titleholder talked about recovery from his injuries, a rematch with Provodnikov, unification bouts vs. Danny Garcia and Lamont Peterson, dream fights vs. Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather Jr., the VADA program and PEDs in boxing, and other subjects.