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.
Chris Algieri’s promoter, Joe DeGuardia, of Star Boxing, informed RingTV.com on Tuesday that he has begun preliminary discussions with Top Rank regarding a potential bout with Manny Pacquiao.
Lem Satterfield’s latest notebook brings us details on how you can view the upcoming Saul Alvarez-Erislandy Lara bout in movie theaters on July 12 and much more.
Underdog Chris Algieri’s inspirational effort in outworking Ruslan Provodnikov to earn the WBO 140-pound title on Saturday shook up THE RING’s junior welterweight rankings.
Newly-crowned WBO junior welterweight titleholder Chris Algieri isn’t just basking in the glow of a career-best win over Ruslan Provodnikov last Saturday night; he’s dreaming about a potential scrap with Manny Pacquiao.
Chris Algieri took an unusual path to the WBO junior welterweight title, which he took from Ruslan Provodnikov on Saturday.
Freddie Roach wouldn’t mind matching Chris Algieri against Manny Pacquiao but he would prefer that the newly-crowned WBO junior welterweight titlewinner offer an immediate rematch to Ruslan Provodnikov.
Paulie Malignaggi said he scored the Ruslan Provodnikov-Chris Algieri bout “eight rounds to four for” Algieri, who rose from two first-round knockdowns and survived severe facial damage to take Provodnikov’s WBO 140-pound title by split-decision.
Chris Algieri shares an emotional moment with his trainer in the locker room after upsetting Ruslan Provodnikov and then talks to media about his mind set going into the fight. “This fight was about me winning,” he said. “It wasn’t about money or the WBO title. It was about competition.”
Ruslan Provodnikov spoke to the media about his split-decision loss to Chris Algieri after the competitive fight in Brooklyn. The former WBO 140-pound beltholder said he tried his best to make the fight exciting and if they do a rematch in New York, he’ll make be to score a KO.
Freddie Roach spoke to the media about his fighter Ruslan Provodnikov’s upset split-decision loss to Chris Algieri, the prospect of Algieri fighting Manny Pacquiao, the Cold War (which he says is “f___ing up boxing”), and other subjects. (Warning: explicit language)
New WBO 140-pound titleholder Chris Algieri’s elated trainers Keith Trimble and Tim Lane talk about their fighter’s split-decision victory over Ruslan Provodnikov, an Upset of the Year candidate (but no surprise to them).
Super middleweight champ and HBO commentator Andre Ward said he didn’t score the Ruslan Provodnikov-Chris Algieri fight from his broadcaster’s seat on Saturday but thought Algieri, a big underdog, did enough to deserve the split-decision victory.
Chris Algieri’s upset win over Ruslan Provodnikov, as seen through the ringside lens of photographer Naoki Fukuda.
Chris Algieri survived a near-disastrous opening round against heavy favorite Ruslan Provodnikov and outworked and outboxed the Russian pressure fighter to a split-decision victory to lift the WBO 140-pound title and thrill his hometown fans from Long Island, N.Y.