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Requiem For Rios – Or How I Learned To Stopped Worrying And Love The Bam

“Talk to me son,” bellowed referee Russell Mora after Brandon “Bam Bam” Rios had received a third low blow In the space of two minutes. “Let’s go baby!” came the defiant response from a man who seemed almost to be drawing energy from his opponent’s attempts to foul. Although his body would sag with each punch absorbed below the belt, the brawler from Kansas seemed...
Via The Queensbury Rules
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Timothy Bradley 2.0: What’s next for Desert Storm after dominant Rios win?

How Much Has Teddy Atlas Improved Upon Timothy Bradley? Is it me or does Timothy Bradley seem like an underdog despite his champion pedigree? He is to this loaded welterweight division what Evander Holyfield was to the heavyweight division – The Real Deal, and continually overlooked despite his accomplishments. Similarities between the two can be found in Bradley’s indomitable...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Photos: Timothy Bradley TKO9 Brandon Rios

On Saturday night, Timothy Bradley stopped Brandon Rios in the ninth round of their welterweight title fight at the Thomas and Mack Center, Las Vegas. Rios never got going in the contest and was outboxed by Bradley before succumbing to body shots in the final round. After the fight, Rios stated that he planned to retire. With his first stoppage win under his belt since his 2011 win...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

Bradley Retires Rios; Lomachenko has Easy Night

LAS VEGAS – Timothy Bradley knew he needed to not only dominate in his inaugural performance with new trainer Teddy Atlas but look spectacular doing it,  and that he did. At the Thomas and Mack Center in Las Vegas, Bradley easily defeated challenger and former champion Brandon Rios by ninth round TKO. Heading into fight night after a somewhat interesting weigh-in where Rios initially...
Via BadCulture
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Timothy Bradley stops Brandon Rios, an odd sight

Boxing watchers tend to see too much of one side or the other when a fighter looks good and his opponent looks bad. Both sides were in exhibition in roughly even — and extreme — measure Saturday on HBO when a nimble, disciplined Timothy Bradley, newly under the tutelage of Teddy Atlas, surprisingly stopped the previously unstopped Brandon Rios, who was so out of it he retired...
Via The Queensbury Rules
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Timothy Bradley vs. Brandon Rios round by round results

Live Bradley vs. Rios Results Coverage: Saturday night on HBO Boxing, Timothy Bradley and Brandon Rios square off in a welterweight contest. “Bam Bam” is looking to insert himself back into contention, while “Desert Storm” is looking to put on a good show and land another high profile contest. Right here, we’ll be doing live round by round coverage of the Bradley vs. Rios...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Bradley vs. Rios Card Predictions

  WBO World Welterweight Championship: Timothy Bradley (c) (32-1-1) vs. Brandon Rios (33-2-1) Luke Irwin: The marketing point is that they’re fighting for “pride”. Yeah, sorta. Let’s be honest, nobody in boxing fights for just pride. Alright, maybe Golovkin, but that’s it. For Bradley, it’s a marquee win to keep his name in lights and keep his name in discussions for...
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Brandon Rios vs. Timothy Bradley/Romulo Koasicha vs. Vasyl Lomachenko Preview and Questions

  Tomorrow night, WBO World Welterweight Champion Timothy Bradley defends his title against Brandon Rios. At 32, Bradley is coming off a wild ride in his last six. Bradley started on this roller coaster by defeating Manny Pacquiao in a decision that could be considered one of the worst in the history of professional boxing. Worse off, Bradley was sidelined with a foot injury for...
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

The Week’s Boxing Schedule, Featuring Brandon Rios, Tim Bradley And Ruslan Provodnikov

It’s a mixed bag on the boxing schedule this week, with one big and very intriguing fight on premium cable, a fan favourite in a get-well fight off TV and various prospect-oriented cards of varying quality on a variety of networks. In other news, it might be about time for Brandon Rios to change his Boxrec photo (above). Timothy Bradley Jr. vs Brandon Rios, Saturday, HBO, Las...
Via The Queensbury Rules
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Brandon Rios Media Day In Riverside

RIVERSIDE, CA – Ahead of his November 7th showdown at the Thomas and Mack Center in Las Vegas against Timothy Bradley, Brandon “Bam Bam” Rios and trainer Robert Garcia opened the doors to the Riverside Robert Garcia Boxing Academy. Focused and ready for the “best Tim Bradley” Rios looks to apply pressure in the bout while looking for a knockout finish. Candidly speaking...
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19 days ago  |  Discuss

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