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The rematch that everyone is waiting for is this Saturday.
You can watch “Road to Rios/Alvarado II,” an all-new special exploring the upcoming junior welterweight rematch between Brandon Rios and Mike Alvarado. It all happens Sat., March 30 at 10:15pm ET/PT on HBO.
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Brandon Rios is set to rematch Mike Alvarado this Saturday night at the Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas in a follow up to their 2012 fight of the year. Expectations are running high as fans are awaiting the same type of blood and guts action they witnessed a few months back at The Home Depot Center in Carson, CA. Camp has been running smoothly for Rios who has been focusing on power in...
What it comes down to is we are just two warriors who want to be the best and that is why we give our best inside the ropes all the time.
When I first signed to fight Mike Alvarado last year, I knew that it would a very exciting fight for the fans. With the way we fight it could not go any other way. Boxing might be a science to some but to me it is about passion...
The final press conference for Saturday night's rematch between Brandon "Bam Bam" Rios and Mike "Mile High" Alvarado was held today in Las Vegas. Right here, you can take a look at a full collection of Rios vs. Alvarado presser photos, videos and notes to continue gearing up for what's sure to be another fantastic back-and-forth brawl.
2012 candidate for fight of the year is looking to be a replay of what boxing fans were able to witness last year, a straight up war. This fight has many people boxing fans and media alike dubbing it as “WWII”. If you missed the first fight, let me quickly bring you back up to speed. Every [...]
By Mick Akers
Brandon Rios is ready for a war with Mike Alvarado and the boxing community should expect nothing less than a fight of the year candidate Saturday night when the two go head-to-head at the Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas, Nev.
Rios won the first bout with Alvarado this past October via a Round 7 TKO and Alvarado is eagerly waiting for Saturday night to prove the fight was...
Brandon Rios and Mike Alvarado are not like most humans. They’re not even like most boxers, a class of people who, to varying degrees, must suppress their self-preservation instinct. At the lowest end, the “hit and don’t get hit” subset of stylists still know what they’re in for when they enter the boxing ring, because the mere act of stepping between the ropes requires...
The highly anticipated rematch between Brandon Rios and Mike Alvarado takes place this Saturday night, and will be shown live on HBO. Rios vs. Alvarado II promises to deliver great action, and anything close to their first fight will be a real treat for fans to watch. Before you tune in on Saturday evening, take a look at our collection of photos, videos and notes from each man&...
by Mick Akers
Sequels hardly ever live up to the hype of their original success, but in the case of Brandon Rios and Mike Alvarado the second go-round is a sure fire blockbuster.
In their rematch that will go down in Las Vegas, at the Mandalay Bay Saturday night is sure to be a fight full of action just like the first bout between the two warriors.
Rios (31-0, 23 KOs) won by TKO...