BRANDON RIOS RUMORS & GOSSIP

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

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...
Via BadCulture
November 08, 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

Alvarado vs. Rios 3: HBO preview show full video & pre-fight quotes

It's fight week in Colorado, with the rubbermatch between Mike Alvarado and Brandon Rios taking place this Saturday night on HBO Boxing. That means that we have a whole bunch of good stuff for in the coming days on the Alvarado vs. Rios III match. Now, that includes the full video of HBO's preview show on the fight, Road to Alvarado-Rios 3,and some pre-fight quotables from the fighters...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
January 21, 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

Mike Alvarado Arrested Ahead Of Rios Rematch

DENVER, CO – According to the Denver Post, former welterweight champion Mike Alvarado was arrested in Denver on Saturday on a felony warrant and suspicion of being a convicted felon in possession of a weapon The car Alvarado was traveling in, as a passenger, was stopped by police in the middle of the night during a routine traffic stop. At that time, the responding officer discovered...
Via BadCulture
January 06, 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

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
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