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Pacquiao's Next Fight: Pacquiao vs Algieri [Infographic]

WORLD WELTERWEIGHT CHAMPIONSHIP PACQUIAD ALGIERI SAT. NOV. 22ND -9 P.M. ET / G P.M. PT - THE VENETIAN® MACAO, CHINA COULD THIS BE ALGIERI'S BIG BREMK OR IS IT PACQUIAO'S LAST STOP BEFORE BOXING'S BIGGEST MONEY FIGHT AGAINST MAYWEATHER? HERE'S HOW THEY STAND: 5'6" HEIGHT 5'10" Southpaw STANCE Orthodox 35 AGE 30 67 REACH 72* CURRENT DIVISION TITLE WBO World WBO World JR. Welterweight Champion Welterweight Champion 53-5-2, 38 KO's W-L-D, KO 20-0-0, S KO's 60.32% KO% 40% As 1 of 6 siblings who lived in extreme poverty, Pacquiao dropped Algieri began out of school at 14 and was Martial Arts homeless. He earned less than $1 for his first fight. Later, he became the World's 6th highest paid athlete and the only Filipino in Time 100. training at age 10. After only 20 professional fights, Algieri became World Champion by defeating Ruslan Provodnikov by split-decision. Manny has fought Juan Manuel Marquez, Oscar de La Hoya, Ricky Hatton and Shane Mosley. Fans have demanded a Mayweather-Pacquiao fight for over a decade. This may actually take place in 2015, Pacquiao enrolled for a college degree in business management and was awarded the Honoris Causa Degree in Humanities by SWU, Algieri has a B.S. (Hons) in Health Care Management from Stony Brook University and a M.S. in Nutrition from the NY Instityte of Technology. 1.1 M He is 1 of the top 5 figures in pay-per-view history along with De La Hoya, Holyfield, Mayweather and Tyson. His first HBO fight had an audience of 1.1 million viewers antd was within the top 5 most viewed fights on cable: He entered the fight as a 5-1 underdog. PACQUIAO USA 2 The purse he won from the Provodinikov bout Pacquiao has made cameo appearances on TV shows and films, and a movie was released about his life. He's also been featured in video games and on postage stamps. was used to pay off his student loans. He now plans to attend medical school. Two college degrees and Algieri's good looks have earned him an GO CHRIS Chris army of fans ATOR BEAT MANNY named "The Algieri Fan Club. He coaches a basketball team and is also a Congressman in the Philippines. 2$ $x 10 = 2$ CUINNESS 2009 2$ For his sporting achievements and, charitable work, Pacquiao has béen named Person of the Year, awarded a Guinness Record for Most Boxing World Titles in Different Weight Divisions (8) and has been long rated the best pound-for-pound fighter worldwide. He is still considered among the best. Algieri's purse will exceed $1.5 million for this fight: 10 times his biggest previous purse. He will be fighting for Pacquiao's Welterweight Title. BROUGHT TO YOU BY BOXING CHANNEL For more Pacquiao-Algieri news plus the latest boxing news, articles and videos visit Sources: WORLD CORDS

Pacquiao's Next Fight: Pacquiao vs Algieri [Infographic]

shared by BoxingChanneltv on Oct 07
Manny Pacquiao, WBO World Welterweight Champion will fight Chris Algieri, WBO World JR. Welterweight Champion on Nov. 22nd in Macao China. This infographic sheds some light into these boxers' caree...


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