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Rios vs Chaves In Play for August 2nd In Las Vegas

BRANDON RIOS vs. DIEGO CHAVES and JESSIE VARGAS vs. ANTON NOVIKOV HEADLINE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING EVENT Saturday, August 2, Live on HBO® The Chelsea at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas Tickets on Sale This Friday! June 20 at 10 a.m. PDT LAS VEGAS, NV (June 18, 2014) – Former world lightweight champion and pound-for-pound all-action fighter BRANDON “Bam Bam” RIOS of Oxnard...
Via BadCulture
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Robert Garcia And Alex Ariza Part Ways (Also Adam From Jerusalem)

It’s not often that TQBR will link to an Elie Seckbach video. We’ll make an exception for this one, though, because it’s both newsworthy and hilarious. For the first two minutes or so it’s your standard ES hype video, selling Brandon Rios’ chances against Diego Chaves in August. Then, at 2.30, Robert Garcia casually mentions the fact that Rios won’t work with strength...
Via The Queensbury Rules
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Brandon Rios vs. Diego Chaves set for August 2 in Las Vegas on HBO

Brandon "Bam Bam" Riosof Oxnard, Calif. makes his eagerly-anticipated 2014 debut when he takes on Diego "La Joya" Chaves of Buenos Aires, in a 10-round welterweight battle, Saturday, August 2, in The Chelsea at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas. The fight will be televised live on HBO Boxing After Dark. The telecast will also include "The Pride of Las Vegas"...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Pacquiao Says He Learned Patience After Being KOed by JMM

Pacquiao was asked if being KOed by Marquez made him more cautious with Brandon Rios and would he be the same versus Tim Bradley. Here is what Manny had to say. “I was very happy with my performance against Brandon Rios.  Speed has always been a major weapon for me and I used it throughout the fight against Rios for one simple reason – it was working.  The power is still there...
Via BlackSportsOnline
March 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Ruslan Provodnikov & Brandon Rios Agree to 2014 Fight via Twitter (Photos)

Brandon Rios has somehow talked himself into another large fight for 2014. Rios and Junior Welterweight champion Ruslan Provodnikov both thought a fan’s idea of having the two sluggers fight would make an amazing watch for boxing fans. @RuslanProvod yes sir me to so let make it happen — Bam Bam Brandon Rios (@Brandon_Rios1) December 20, 2013 @vhuynh13 @Max_Kellerman @RuslanProvod...
Via BlackSportsOnline
December 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Brandon Rios failed post-fight drug test after Manny Pacquiao loss

Brandon Rios got swamped by Manny Pacquiao in their recent bout in Macau.  The joke is that Rios was a punching bag for Pacquiao. Aside from losing in the ring, […]
December 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Freddie Roach says Pacquiao will get revenge against Rios

Manny Pacquiao’s trainer, Freddie Roach, says his fighter will use Sunday’s fight against Brandon Rios to get revenge on members of Rios’ camp for mocking Roach’s speech. Roach has Parkinson’s disease and his speech is affected as a result. On Wednesday the two camps got into a physical confrontation where former Pacquiao trainer Alex Ariza (who now works for Rios) kicked...
Via Midwest Sports Fans
November 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Brandon Rios “You’re going to see a monster on saturday night”

We really don’t need any other reason to watch Manny fight Brandon Rios on Saturday. The brawl/scuffle, the impending end to Manny’s career, the fact that this is a damn good fight with Brandon Rios coming off the first loss of his career… All of it adds up to a must-watch Saturday night/Sunday (in China) for fight fans. To add to the hype, Brandon Rios is of course ready and...
Via Fight Hub TV
November 20, 2013  |  Discuss

Video: Brandon Rios greatest hits & highlights

Watch Bam Bam Brandon Rios' Video Highlights Brandon "Bam Bam" Rios has had an action-packed career, and he always comes to fight. His opponents and his fans all know what to expect when he steps into the ring. Right here, you can see a collection of some of his best, most entertaining and most exciting moments. Grab a seat and check out a collection of Brandon Rios...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
November 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Brandon Rios: “F*ck Max Kellerman, That Motherf*cker is a F*cking Pretender”

Call me crazy, but I don’t think Brandon Rios liked Max Kellerman talking about a possible Pacquiao vs. Provodnikov match. Check out this epic quote courtesy of Boxing Scene. “F*** Max Kellerman, that motherf*****r and f*** everybody that’s talking about Pacquiao-Ruslan, they’re already counting me out! Everybody is counting me out. Everybody thinks I’m a tune up fight...
Via BlackSportsOnline
October 22, 2013  |  Discuss
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