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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
November 13, 2015  |  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
November 11, 2015  |  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...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
November 08, 2015  |  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...
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November 08, 2015  |  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...
Via BadCulture
October 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Results & photos: Brandon Rios destroys Mike Alvarado in 3 rounds

Brandon "Bam Bam" Rios took care of business against "Mile High" Mike Alvarado Saturday night on HBO Boxing from Broomfield, Colorado. In the rubbermatch of their trilogy, Rios dominated and destroyed Alvarado, with the ringside doctor calling a halt to the action after three one-sided stanzas. The Alvarado vs. Rios 3 results seemed to showcase two important factors. First...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
January 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Brandon Rios: I might retire if I lose to Mike Alvarado

Brandon Rios has labelled his rubbermatch with Mike Alvarado a ‘do or die’ affair, admitting he may hang up his gloves if he loses. The all-action welterweights will meet for the third time this weekend, following two epic clashes in which they share a win apiece. “I am ready for anything Mike Alvarado brings to the table. I know all his tricks. He can't surprise me this time...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
January 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Manny Pacquiao vs. Brandon Rios fight highlights (Video)

Manny Pacquiao beat Brandon Rios during their Sunday morning fight in Macau by unanimous decision. For those of you who didn’t have a chance to order or catch the fight, this highlight video should sum things up. Pac-Man landed 241 punches compared to 138 for Rios. In the highlight video, you can see Rios catch […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
November 24, 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

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