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''Real-life Rocky'' Chris Algieri faces daunting reality in Manny Pacquiao

''Real-life Rocky'' Chris Algieri faces daunting reality in Manny Pacquiao

Nine months ago, American Chris Algieri was fighting in a venue holding less than 2,000 spectators, but on Sunday he enters the big time when he challenges eight-division world champion Manny Pacquiao for the WBO welterweight title at the Venetian Macao.

Nov 20, 2014, 09:15 AM IST

Marquez survies knockdown to beat Alvarado

Mexican veteran Juan Manuel Marquez rallied from a ninth-round knockdown to win a unanimous decision over Mike Alvarado in a 12-round non-title welterweight fight Saturday.

May 18, 2014, 12:52 PM IST

Bradley defends WBO title

Timothy Bradley has defended his WBO welterweight title in a bruising points win over Russian challenger Ruslan Provodnikov.

Mar 17, 2013, 18:04 PM IST