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Chris Algieri thriving before challenge for Manny Pacquiao’s title


By Robert Morales, Long Beach Press-Telegram
With Manny Pacquiao in the Philippines and Chris Algieri training this week at The Venetian in Las Vegas, it wouldn’t be a stretch to say Algieri has carried more of their promotion because of the greater access.Don’t cry for Algieri. He’s loving it.

“It’s been fantastic,” said Algieri, who Nov. 22 will challenge Pacquiao for his welterweight world title at The Venetian in Macau, China (on HBO pay-per-view). “It’s the kind of stuff that you want as a fighter coming up. I am now a champion and fighting at the elite level and you want this kind of exposure. A lot of guys say this, but when it comes they really don’t want it.

“I’m not that kind of guy. This stuff gets me...

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