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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 waiting to take on Manny in a fight that he has to win dominantly, and it seems like he knows it.
Our Marcos Villegas caught up with a somewhat salty Brandon Rios in China to discuss Saturday’s fight and the ‘incident’ that everyone is speaking about:
“That’s [your] job. That’s your job to start something that is nothing. But as I said, you guys were there, so if everyone sees the video from start to finish you’ll see everything right there. That’s the good thing about me, I wasn’t in there. I was doing my workout. So at the end of the day, what can you say? It’s almost fight night and both camps are ready. I do
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The single best pre-fight video for Manny Pacquiao vs. Brandon Rios has arrived in the former of Pacquiao-Rios: Under the Lights from HBO. In these videos, you always get a great breakdown and analysis of very specific points and characteristics of each fighter, and what they'll be trying to do in the fight.
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The camp members of Manny Pacquiao and Brandon Rios got into a big altercation at a gym in Macau on Wednesday morning (local time) that involved racial and homophobic slurs as well as an assault. The fight may or may not have been staged to drum up publicity for the fight between the two men, […]
Russia's Evgeny Gradovich accused opponent Billy Dib of being a dirty fighter ahead of their IBF featherweight title fight in Macau on Sunday.
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If anyone thought the Manny Pacquiao-Brandon Rios fight might be dull or not worth its pay-per-view price tag, think again. The intensity and bad blood for this bout just got ratcheted up tenfold, as the trainers and coaches for the two boxers nearly came to blows five days before the fight.The dispute related to training times in the Macau gym the fighters are sharing. Under a...
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The official Manny Pacquiao vs. Brandon Rios weigh-ins were held on Friday afternoon -- which was actually bright and early in the morning in Macau, China. Right here, we have all of the Pacquiao vs. Rios weigh-in results, including the official fighter weights, photos and videos from the weigh-in, and analysis of what it all means. Take a look.
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This evening in Macau, China (or this morning on the east coast in the USA), the final Manny Pacquiao vs. Brandon Rios press conference was held. Right here, you'll find all of the details and coverage you need, with a huge collection of photos, some quotes and other notes, and more. Take a look.
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Boxing isn't just a sport of punching; it's also a sport of kicking, sometimes, or mocking people's diseases, or calling someone a "******* Mexican." The camp scuffle Tuesday between Manny Pacquiao trainer Freddie Roach, Brandon Rios trainer Robert Garcia, Rios strength and conditioning coach (and ex-Pacquiao strength and conditioning coach) Alex Ariza, as well...
This Saturday Brandon Rios will take on Manny Pacquiao in Macoa, China live on PPV . Just a few hours ago both fighter’s camps came to blows over gym time. Pacman’s trainer, Freddie Roach, entered the gym to find that Rios’ camp was still in the gym training which agitated Roach. The video catches the confrontation as Roach approaches the trainer of Rios, Robert Garcia, to...
Full weights from Macau, China:
Manny Pacquiao vs. Brandon Rios 146.5
Evgeny Gradovich 125.75 vs. Billy Dib 126* (IBF featherweight title)
Andy Ruiz Jr. 257.8 vs. Tor Hamer 220
Zou Shiming 111.5 vs. Juan Tozcano 110
Felix Verdejo 134.5 vs. Petchsamuthr Duanaaymukdahan 136.5
*Dib weighed in a second time and made weight
Manny Pacquiao and Brandon Rios weigh in:
see the undercard fighters weigh in!
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Who knows how many fights we have left out of the legendary Manny Pacquiao? One or two at least, but not many, that’s for sure. The only thing definitive is that Manny is in Macau, China and he’s looking sharp, damn sharp, for Brandon Rios. Who knows how much the altercation between his camp and Brandon Rios’ camp has lit a fire under Manny (if at all), but damn he’s looking...
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To assess the huge Manny Pacquiao-Brandon Rios showdown on BoxNation this Sunday morning, boxing writer Glynn Evans spoke to reigning British welterweight king Frankie Gavin, a man who is himself on the cusp of world contention at 147lbs.