Found November 14, 2013 on Pro Boxing Fans:
Defending the junior welterweight division as the best in boxing today: The 140 lbs scene has been one of the busiest and most dynamic across the sport for the past few years. Loaded with talent, and with the top fighters routinely taking one another on and appearing in some of the sport's biggest and most-anticipated fights, it's certainly one of the better divisions in boxing. But is it the very best? Check out our analysis of the division below. See the full series - Which weight division is the best in boxing today? Excitement: The junior welterweight division is the most exciting in the sport. Think about the Fight of the Year caliber contests which have taken place recently -- Brandon Rios vs. Mike Alvarado I & II, Alvarado vs. Ruslan Provodnikov -- as well as the vicious knockouts which guys like Lucas Matthysse produce on a regular basis. Not to mention that Danny Garcia vs. Lucas Matthysse was one of the most anticipated fights of the year. The division has warr...

Freddie Roach expects Manny Pacquiao to finish Rios ‘inside of six’

Legendary trainer Freddie Roach said Wednesday during an international conference call that he expects Manny Pacquiao to finish Brandon “Bam Bam” Rios “inside of six.” The 34-year-old Pacquiao (54-5-2, 38 KOs) will throw fists with the 27-year-old Rios (31-1-1, 23 KOs) on November 23 at the CotaiArena in Macau. “I feel like Manny is going to outbox this guy and he’ll...

Brandon Rios arrives in Macau, says he’s ready to retire Manny Pacquiao

Former world champion Brandon "Bam Bam" Rios and his team, headed up by Trainer of the Year Robert Garcia, arrived at The Venetian Macao earlier today with one mission on their minds -- Beat Manny Pacquiao. "I'm in China baby!" exclaimed Rios as he was greeted at the resort's VIP Entrance. "I worked hard in camp, have a great team, Robert Garcia will...

Brandon Rios Lands in Macau. "Victory Will Be Mine!"

Former world champion BRANDON "Bam Bam" RIOS and his team, headed up by Trainer of the Year Robert Garcia, arrived at The Venetian Macao® earlier today with one mission on their minds -- BEAT MANNY PACQUIAO!

Felix Verdejo training camp photos & videos: Ready for showcase on Pacquiao-Rios card

Undefeated Puerto Rican super prospect Felix Verdejo has been hard at work in camp, preparing for his biggest showcase to date, an opportunity to fight on the Manny Pacquiao vs. Brandon Rios pay-per-view card on November 23. Right here, you'll find a collection of training camp photos, and a video of Verdejo in action at the gym, to take a look at the phenom. Verdejo...

Pacquiao vs. Rios: Mike Tyson thinks Pac-Man’s psychological state is key on Nov. 23

With the much anticipated return to the ring of Manny Pacquiao just 10 days away we are sure to hear all kinds of predictions and thoughts on Pacman’s bout with Brandon Rios on Nov. 23. One man that always demands attention when he speaks about anything, especially boxing, is former heavyweight champion Mike Tyson. Tyson speaks of Pacquiao’s mental state heading into the bout...

Manny Pacquiao feel longest break in career will benefit him against Brandon Rios

Despite losing his last two fights heading into his Nov. 23 fight with Brandon Rios, Manny Pacquiao says he has pushed those defeats out of his mind and is as ready as ever for the task at hand. Although one loss is enough to knock a fighter of his game, Pacquiao insists that he didn’t dwell much over the two losses and still feels on top of his game. “My two previous fights...

Manny Pacquiao dedicates Rios fight to Typhoon Haiyan victims

While millions of Filipinos struggle to comeback from the devastating Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines, Manny Pacquiao is planning to dedicate his own comeback fight as inspiration to the victims in his native country. Over 600,000 Filipinos remain homeless while looting, gunfire and desperation have taken over his homeland. Pacquiao believes the best way to bring hope to his...

Pacquiao dedicates next fight to typhoon victims

Manny Pacquiao is dedicating his comeback fight against Brandon Rios to the victims of the devastating typhoon that has left at least 1,700 dead and hundreds of thousands displaced in his native Philippines. The eight-division champion is in camp in the southern Philippines - about 200 miles from where Typhoon Haiyan caused the most destruction - for the Nov. 24 bout in Macau. ...

Fredde Roach discusses Manny Pacquiao vs Brandon Rios, typhoon and sparring Ruslan Provodnikov

Good morning America and good evening to World-Famous Freddie Roach because it is 11 PM in General Santos City in the Philippines. It is very gracious of him to join us – he has a 4:30 AM run with Manny Thursday morning. 
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