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Chris Algieri looks to make a name for himself against Manny Pacquiao

By Mark Whicker, Long Beach Press Telegram

Chris Algieri has two college degrees. He’s looking at medical school. He has a carefree way about him, spontaneous and chatty.
He grew up and still lives on Long Island. You could see him as one of Gabe Kaplan’s smart-mouth kids on “Welcome Back, Kotter.”

He’s into nutrition and mysticism, and says boxing has a lot in common with chess. He does both, which is one of many things most people didn’t know about Chris Algieri, five months ago.

Now he will fight WBO welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao on Nov. 22 in Macau, China. And, no, this isn’t the ring version of “American Idol.”

His chances aren’t very good. But...

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