Christopher Algieri was born on March 2, 1984 in Huntington, New York and is an American boxer specifically in the Light Welterweight division. His nickname is Chris and has an Orthodox stance. Looking at his nationality and origin, he is a combination of Italian and Argentinian. He took his bachelor in healthcare science at the Stony Brook University and his master’s degree in New York Institute of Technology. Chris is more than just a boxer but also a professional. He also has a kickboxing and boxing career.
Talking about his kickboxing career, he won the USKBA Northeast Championship and he was an amateur that time. Being a professional, he won the International Sport Karate Association Welterweight and World Kickboxing Association Super Welterweight Championships. This is quite an achievement for Algeiri. His professional boxing career stands at 20 – 0. This undefeated fighter fought Emmanuel Taylor, Jose Alejo, Mike Arnaoutis, Ruslan Provodnikov, and many more. Because of being undefeated, Chris is one of the top contenders of also the undefeated Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquaio.
Algieri’s next fight will be Manny Pacquiao since he received a formal offer. The said fight will happen in November 22 of this year. Algiere is confident that he will beat the People’s Champ and after that he will also fight the undefeated Floyd Mayweather Jr.
Algieri though not so popular to others deserves to be considered as one of the tough contenders of Pacquiao and Mayweather. His fight with Ruslan Provodnikov which is his latest is something that we need to consider in looking at this deadly boxer. Anyways, the fans of this boxer are so excited for his fight which will be November this year. Algieri having a background on kickboxing will surely give Manny a hard time. Who will win?