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Welterweight Contender, Former WBO Super Lightweight Champ and Daniel Jacobs’ Nutritionist, Chris Algieri Talks of Upcoming Showdown between ‘Miracle Man’ and ‘GGG’

by on Feb.24, 2017, under Boxing News




Saturday, March 18, 2017





Chris Algieri, at right (photo courtesy of Chris Algieri's Facebook page)

Chris Algieri, at right (photo courtesy of Chris Algieri’s Facebook page)


BERNIE BAHRMASEL: Welcome to this media conference call promoting the highly anticipated world middleweight championship between Unified World Middleweight Champion Gennady “GGG” Golovkin and WBA Middleweight Champion and Mandatory Challenger Daniel “The Miracle Man” Jacobs set for Saturday, March 18 at The Mecca of Boxing, Madison Square Garden in New York City. The championship event, presented by K2 Promotions will be produced and distributed by HBO Pay Per View and will start at 9 pm ET / 6 pm PT. In the coming weeks we will hear from both fighters on separate calls but today we are joined by an integral member of Jacobs’ Oakland based training camp, former Junior Welterweight World Champion Chris Algieri. Chris is working in the capacity of performance nutritionist coach and he will provide us with a unique insight to the Jacobs’ camp. Jacobs’ head trainer is Andre Rozier. Chris is the Head Performance Nutrition Coach at Stony Brook University. He has a Master Degree in Clinical Nutrition and is a Certified Sports Nutritionist by the International Society of Sports Nutrition.

 CHRIS ALGIERI: Thanks Bernie and it is great to be here. Training is going great so far. Daniel is a wonderful guy to work with and someone I have known for a long time in a personal capacity but to work with him professionally has been a joy. He is willing and trusting with the guidance that I provide and offer. It’s been great so far and he is really a talented guy and he’s going to shock the world on March 18. (continue reading…)

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Photo of the Day: ‘Day 4 of Algieri-Pacquiao Press Tour

by on Aug.29, 2014, under Boxing News

Photo by Chris Farina - Top Rank, Copyright 2014

Photo by Chris Farina – Top Rank, Copyright 2014

SAN FRANCISCO, August 28, 2014 — Superstar Manny Pacquiao(R) and New York’s undefeated (20-0) WBO Jr. Welterweight champion Chris Algieri(L) make a special appearance on “Yahoo Sports Talk Live” with host Jim Kozimor(ctr) at Comcast SportsNet Bay Area , Thursday on ‘Day Four’ of their worldwide tour.

Pacquiao and Algieri , along with their respective trainers Freddie Roach and Tim Lane, promoters Bob Arum, Joe DeGuardia and Artie Pelullo, and Ed Tracy, President and CEO of Sands China Ltd., are on a 27,273-Mile Media Tour, that began on Monday, August 25 at The Venetian Macao. The 12-day tour includes press conferences or public and private appearances scheduled for Macau, Shanghai, San Francisco, Las Vegas, Los Angeles and New York. (continue reading…)

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Official Weigh-In for World Championship Fight between Provodnikov and Algieri Open to the Public Today!

by on Jun.13, 2014, under Boxing News

Today! Friday, June 13, at Noon ET Barclays Center in Brooklyn

 Streamed Live Via

Ruslan Provodnikov- Joe DeGuardia-Chris Algieri (photo courtesy Star Boxing by Rich Villa)

Ruslan Provodnikov- Joe DeGuardia-Chris Algieri (photo courtesy Star Boxing by Rich Villa)

BROOKLYN , NY, June 13, 2014 — World championship boxing is back in Brooklyn!

Barclays Center and Banner Promotions will host the Official Weigh-In for the WBO junior welterweight title fight between defending world champion RUSLAN “The Siberian Rocky” PROVODNIKOV of Beryozovo, Russia and local scholar/brawler CHRIS ALGIERI of Huntington, Long Island, Today! Friday, June 12, at Noon ET, in the GEICO Atrium at Barclays Center in Brooklyn. The Weigh-In will be Open To The Public and streamed live via

The Provodnikov – Algieri world title fight takes place Saturday night, June 14, and will be televised live on HBO Boxing After Dark®. (continue reading…)

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‘Star Boxing’s Andrade Defends, Algieri Challenges this Saturday Night on HBO

by on Jun.13, 2014, under Boxing News



Ruslan Provodnikov- Joe DeGuardia-Chris Algieri (photo courtesy Star Boxing by Rich Villa)

Left to right:  Ruslan Provodnikov, Joe DeGuardia and Chris Algieri (photo courtesy Star Boxing by Rich Villa)

BRONX, NY, Bronx, NY, June 12, 2014 — Joe DeGuardia’s Star Boxing is headed to one of their biggest nights in their more than two decades as the leading promoter in the New York City area coming up this Saturday night, June 14 at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn and live on HBO Boxing After Dark®, beginning at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT.

Headlining the action packed evening of world class professional boxing, “The Pride of Huntington, New York” CHRIS ALGIERI will challenge WBO Junior Welterweight World Champion RUSLAN “The Siberian Rocky” PROVODNIKOV. (continue reading…)

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Provodnikov vs. Algieri Luncheon Pics and Quotes

by on Jun.11, 2014, under Boxing News

Photos by Claudia Bocanegra


Provodnikov, at left, with Algieri

Provodnikov, at left, with Algieri

BROOKLYN, NY,  June 10, 2014 — This past Saturday, WBO Jr. Welterweight champion Ruslan Provodnikov and undefeated challenger Chris Algieri met with a small group of journalists at Uncle Jack’s Steakhouse in New York City to talk about their June 14 title bout at Barclays Center. Their world title bout will be televised live on HBO Boxing After Dark®, beginning at 10 PM ET/PT.

Below are quotes and images from the media conference:


“Despite winning the title I still feel like a challenger and I train like one. The only thing that has changed for me now that I am a world champion is that I now have more responsibilities, like interviews and appearances.  (continue reading…)

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