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Boxing Report: Manny Pacquiao Shines In China

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Boxing world champion Manny Pacquiao dominated Chris Algieri for 12 rounds Saturdya night, earning an easy decision in the main event.

Pacquiao successfully defended his WBO welterweight title over Algieri, knocking him down six times throughout. Scores were 119-103, 119-103 and 120-102.

The loss was the first of Algieri’s career, dropping him to 20-1 overall. Pacquiao improved to 57-5-2, including three straight wins since a pair of 2012 losses to Juan Manuel Marquez and Timothy Bradley.

In other action, Zou Shiming defeated Kwanpichit Onesongchaigym, Vasyl Lomachenko topped Chonlatarn Piriyapinyo and Jessie Vargas downed Antonio DeMarco. All three bouts were unanimous decision victories.