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Photos: Errol Spence, Chris Algieri Square Up at New York Presser

NEW YORK  - Undefeated rising star Errol "The Truth" Spence Jr. and former world champion Chris Algieri went face-to-face for the first time Wednesday at a press conference at Gallagher's Steakhouse in Manhattan as they discussed their Premier Boxing Champions (PBC) on NBC showdown taking place Saturday, April 16 at Barclays Center in Brooklyn.

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Also in attendance Wednesday was former world champion Steve "U.S.S." Cunningham, who takes on cruiserweight world champion Krzysztof Glowacki, and undefeated 2012 U.S. Olympian "Sir" Marcus Browne, who faces undefeated Radivoje "Hot Rod" Kalajdzic.

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Tickets for the live event, which is promoted by DiBella Entertainment in association with Star Boxing, start at $25, not including applicable fees, and are on sale now. Tickets can be purchased online by visiting www.ticketmaster.com, www.barclayscenter.com or by calling 1-800-745-3000. Tickets are also available at the American Express Box Office at Barclays Center. Group discounts are available by calling 844-BKLYN-GP.

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BRETT YORMARK, CEO of Brooklyn Sports & Entertainment
 
"On the heels of a spectacular night in January, we return for another great night at Barclays Center. This will make our 17th boxing show. We are the home of professional boxing now.
 
"It's our second PBC on NBC event and I'm thrilled to have Errol and Chris in our ring. We expect a lot of Long Islanders to take the LIRR to Barclays Center.
 
"Marcus Browne has the most fights at Barclays Center. Even though he's from Staten Island, we consider him an honorary Brooklynite."

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User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Sweet Pea 50 on 03-11-2016

[QUOTE=Motofan;16530521]How is it that Spence looks surprised and half asleep all the time?[/QUOTE]

Comment by BrometheusBob. on 03-11-2016

I just might use the money I would have spent to be at Thurman/Porter to be at this fight instead.

Comment by Motofan on 03-11-2016

How is it that Spence looks surprised and half asleep all the time?

Comment by dc3383 on 03-11-2016

[QUOTE=LeonSpinxMwfpce;16529791]And? Is that some type of excuse? Spence has faced nobody with any power to make him have to adjust. Algieri isn't the guy to do that, but he can box well. Name one great fighter who tried to walk…

Comment by Boy Jones Jr. on 03-11-2016

[QUOTE=dc3383;16528375]He's hittable because he comes forward with offense.[/QUOTE] And? Is that some type of excuse? Spence has faced nobody with any power to make him have to adjust. Algieri isn't the guy to do that, but he can box well.…

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