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A Confident Algieri Heads To Macau To Figh...

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A confident Algieri heads to Macau to fight Pacquiao

By Tim Dahlberg, USA Today

LAS VEGAS (AP) — In the days before his last fight — a stunning upset few in boxing saw coming — Chris Algieri worked his regular job as a personal trainer. At night he went home to his parents' house on Long Island, where he lives in the basement.

Unusual for a fighter, but Algieri is nothing if not an unusual fighter.

He has an advanced education, a martial arts background and looks that make the female fans smile. He's also has a fight against Manny Pacquiao this month that, should he win, would make him not only one of the best stories in boxing, but one of the sport's biggest names.

"He's one of the greatest fighters that ever lived," Algieri said about Pacquiao. "But I have the tools and talent to win this fight. I just have to go out there and be myself."...

READ THE FULL ARTICLE ON USA TODAY AT: http://www.usatoday....quiao/18870797/

Glax0r's Photo Glax0r 14 Nov 2014

Posted this here to get some UK perspective.

hitman_hatton1's Photo hitman_hatton1 14 Nov 2014

this is up there with victor ortiz getting a shot at floyd.

1 world title fight and put straight in the deep end. :rolleyes: