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Manny Pacquiao put on a master class in Macau against Chris Algieri Saturday. Photo: Chris Farina, Top Rank

Manny Pacquiao scores six knockdowns, lopsided win over Algieri

Manny Pacquiao scores six knockdowns, lopsided win over Algieri

SAN DIEGO, November 22, 2014 – Superior speed, skills and ring generalship in Macau Saturday showed why eight-time world champion Manny Pacquiao is still one of the most exciting fighters in the ring. Pacquiao (57-5-2, 38 KOs) controlled every round of his fight with Chris Algieri (20-2, 8 KOs), scoring six official knockdowns in multiple

What kind of matchup will fans see from Macau Saturday? Read our keys to the fight. Photo: HBO

Prediction, keys to the fight: Pacquiao vs. Algieri, HBO PPV Saturday, 9 p.m. ET

SAN DIEGO, November 20, 2014 – The fight drama is hours away for eight time world champion Manny Pacquiao (56-5-2, 38 KOs) and light welterweight champion Chris Algieri (20-0, 8 KOs) for their intriguing surprise match-up Saturday night from Macau, China. The fight will be televised by HBO as a pay-per-view event. Communities Digital News

"Dr. Steelhammer" lived up to his nickname in Germany on Saturday. Photo: Courtesy K2 Promotions

Klitschko puts the steel hammer down, gets knockout win

SAN DIEGO, November 15, 2014 – In heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko’s last couple of bouts, the most exciting part of the fight was the theatrical European introductions and ring walks. Saturday’s opening preceding Klitschko’s title defense against undefeated Bulgarian heavyweight Kubrat Pulev (20-1, 11 KOs), 33, a 2008 Olympian didn’t disappoint. For once, the fight

Sergey Kovalev beat Bernard Hopkins with a smart approach to their fight Saturday in Atlantic City. Photo: Courtesy Grant

Kovalev fights smart in decision win over Hopkins Saturday

SAN DIEGO, November 8, 2014 – Sergey “Krusher” Kovalev made his name impressing boxing fans with his powerhouse punching, winning 23 of his 25 career fights by knockout. Saturday night he scored the most impressive victory of his career without a knockout, defeating Bernard Hopkins in a lopsided unanimous decision. Kovalev (26-0-1, 23 KOs) ran

Nicholas Walters dominated Nonito Donaire to remain undefeated Saturday. Photo: Chris Farina, Top Rank

Walters shoots to star status with knockout of Donaire

SAN DIEGO, October 18, 2014 – To the disappointment of the Filipino fans cheering on their champion, Jamaican Nicholas Walters (25-0, 21 KOs) remained undefeated in a dominating victory over featherweight champion Nonito “Filipino Flash” Donaire (33-3, 21 KOs). Walters ended the night early with a thundering sixth round knockout (at 59 seconds) of Donaire,