Originally written on BlackSportsOnline  |  Last updated 12/23/13
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 the best idea I ever had — Bam Bam Brandon Rios (@Brandon_Rios1) December 23, 2013   @Brandon_Rios1 I agree we can make a great fight… I’m ready.. — Ruslan Provodnikov (@RuslanProvod) December 20, 2013   Rios has suffered two losses in a row and in his most recent fight he was absolutely dominated by Manny Pacquiao. Provodnikov would be giving the fans an exciting fight but it really is a step back for him career wise. He should focus on a rematch with Timothy Bradley and try to make himself the most appealing fighter in the 147 lb weight class.
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