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Video: Brandon Rios highlights & greatest hits

Love him or hate him, Brandon "Bam Bam" Rios almost always puts on a great show. It's been a while since we've seen him in there at his best, and coming out with his hands raised. He suffered the first loss of his pro career in his rematch against Mike Alvarado, but then was able to land a big fight against a comebacking Manny Pacquiao. Pacquiao dominated the fight...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
17 hours ago  |  Discuss

Video: Brandon Rios vs. Diego Chaves HBO Boxing preview

Brandon "Bam Bam" Rios returns to the ring on HBO Boxing on August 2nd, taking on Diego Chaves. Rios hasn't fought since last November, when he lost a one-sided match against Manny Pacquiao. Now he looks to emerge in the welterweight scene as a legitimate contender in the division. In his path is the once-beaten Chaves, an Argentinean slugger whose lone loss came at...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Brandon Rios vs. Diego Chaves opening presser photos

Former Lightweight titleholder Brandon " Bam Bam" Rios took part in an opening press conference for his upcoming fight against Diego Chaves of Buenos Aires, Argentina. Also on hand for the press conference (although Chaves was not present) was Jessie Vargas and Anton Novikov, who will be squaring off in the co-feature. As always, the Top Rank Knockouts were also on hand...
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

Brandon Rios vs. Diego Chaves press conference video highlights

After 8 months from his last performance against Manny Pacquiao, fan favorite Brandon Rios will finally return to the squared circle. On August 2nd, he will be fighting at The Cosmo of Las Vegas as he takes on former interim WBA welterweight champion Diego Chaves. Rios will look to be the second man to finish the tough Argentine off as he will want to make a big statement in his...
Via Fight Hub TV
9 days ago  |  Discuss

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...
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28 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
29 days ago  |  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

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

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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