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Requiem For Rios – Or How I Learned To Stopped Worrying And Love The Bam

“Talk to me son,” bellowed referee Russell Mora after Brandon “Bam Bam” Rios had received a third low blow In the space of two minutes. “Let’s go baby!” came the defiant response from a man who seemed almost to be drawing energy from his opponent’s attempts to foul. Although his body would sag with each punch absorbed below the belt, the brawler from Kansas seemed...
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November 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Requiem For Rios – Or How I Learned To Stopped Worrying And Love The Bam

“Talk to me son,” bellowed referee Russell Mora after Brandon “Bam Bam” Rios had received a third low blow In the space of two minutes. “Let’s go baby!” came the defiant response from a man who seemed almost to be drawing energy from his opponent’s attempts to foul. Although his body would sag with each punch absorbed below the belt, the brawler from Kansas seemed...
Via The Queensbury Rules
November 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Timothy Bradley 2.0: What’s next for Desert Storm after dominant Rios win?

How Much Has Teddy Atlas Improved Upon Timothy Bradley? Is it me or does Timothy Bradley seem like an underdog despite his champion pedigree? He is to this loaded welterweight division what Evander Holyfield was to the heavyweight division – The Real Deal, and continually overlooked despite his accomplishments. Similarities between the two can be found in Bradley’s indomitable...
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November 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Photos: Timothy Bradley TKO9 Brandon Rios

On Saturday night, Timothy Bradley stopped Brandon Rios in the ninth round of their welterweight title fight at the Thomas and Mack Center, Las Vegas. Rios never got going in the contest and was outboxed by Bradley before succumbing to body shots in the final round. After the fight, Rios stated that he planned to retire. With his first stoppage win under his belt since his 2011 win...
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November 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Bradley Retires Rios; Lomachenko has Easy Night

LAS VEGAS – Timothy Bradley knew he needed to not only dominate in his inaugural performance with new trainer Teddy Atlas but look spectacular doing it,  and that he did. At the Thomas and Mack Center in Las Vegas, Bradley easily defeated challenger and former champion Brandon Rios by ninth round TKO. Heading into fight night after a somewhat interesting weigh-in where Rios initially...
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November 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Timothy Bradley stops Brandon Rios, an odd sight

Boxing watchers tend to see too much of one side or the other when a fighter looks good and his opponent looks bad. Both sides were in exhibition in roughly even — and extreme — measure Saturday on HBO when a nimble, disciplined Timothy Bradley, newly under the tutelage of Teddy Atlas, surprisingly stopped the previously unstopped Brandon Rios, who was so out of it he retired...
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November 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Timothy Bradley vs. Brandon Rios round by round results

Live Bradley vs. Rios Results Coverage: Saturday night on HBO Boxing, Timothy Bradley and Brandon Rios square off in a welterweight contest. “Bam Bam” is looking to insert himself back into contention, while “Desert Storm” is looking to put on a good show and land another high profile contest. Right here, we’ll be doing live round by round coverage of the Bradley vs. Rios...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
November 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Bradley vs. Rios Card Predictions

  WBO World Welterweight Championship: Timothy Bradley (c) (32-1-1) vs. Brandon Rios (33-2-1) Luke Irwin: The marketing point is that they’re fighting for “pride”. Yeah, sorta. Let’s be honest, nobody in boxing fights for just pride. Alright, maybe Golovkin, but that’s it. For Bradley, it’s a marquee win to keep his name in lights and keep his name in discussions for...
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November 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Brandon Rios vs. Timothy Bradley/Romulo Koasicha vs. Vasyl Lomachenko Preview and Questions

  Tomorrow night, WBO World Welterweight Champion Timothy Bradley defends his title against Brandon Rios. At 32, Bradley is coming off a wild ride in his last six. Bradley started on this roller coaster by defeating Manny Pacquiao in a decision that could be considered one of the worst in the history of professional boxing. Worse off, Bradley was sidelined with a foot injury for...
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November 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Timothy Bradley: The only chance Brandon Rios has is a lucky punch

Tim Bradley has vowed to dazzle this Saturday night against big-punching Brandon Rios under the tutelage of new trainer Teddy Atlas. The 32-year-old has claimed he is a much improved fighter since joining forces with Mike Tyson’s one-time cornerman and that he is unfazed at anything the relentless Rios will throw at him. “I don’t care what Rios is doing in his camp. I am only...
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November 06, 2015  |  Discuss

The Week’s Boxing Schedule, Featuring Brandon Rios, Tim Bradley And Ruslan Provodnikov

It’s a mixed bag on the boxing schedule this week, with one big and very intriguing fight on premium cable, a fan favourite in a get-well fight off TV and various prospect-oriented cards of varying quality on a variety of networks. In other news, it might be about time for Brandon Rios to change his Boxrec photo (above). Timothy Bradley Jr. vs Brandon Rios, Saturday, HBO, Las...
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November 03, 2015  |  Discuss

The Week’s Boxing Schedule, Featuring Brandon Rios, Tim Bradley And Ruslan Provodnikov

It’s a mixed bag on the boxing schedule this week, with one big and very intriguing fight on premium cable, a fan favourite in a get-well fight off TV and various prospect-oriented cards of varying quality on a variety of networks. In other news, it might be about time for Brandon Rios to change his Boxrec photo (above). Timothy Bradley Jr. vs Brandon Rios, Saturday, HBO, Las...
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November 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Timothy Bradley: I don’t care what Brandon Rios is doing, his only chance is a lucky punch

Timothy “Desert Storm” Bradley and new trainer Teddy Atlas hosted their workout at the Tim Bradley Boxing Gym in Indio, Calif. Bradley (32-1-1, 12 KOs), of Palm Springs, Calif., is 10 days away from for his WBO welterweight title defense against Brandon “Bam Bam” Rios (33-2-1, 23 KOs), of Oxnard, Calif. TIM BRADLEY “Rios can bring on the pressure all night long and...
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October 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Brandon Rios Media Day In Riverside

RIVERSIDE, CA – Ahead of his November 7th showdown at the Thomas and Mack Center in Las Vegas against Timothy Bradley, Brandon “Bam Bam” Rios and trainer Robert Garcia opened the doors to the Riverside Robert Garcia Boxing Academy. Focused and ready for the “best Tim Bradley” Rios looks to apply pressure in the bout while looking for a knockout finish. Candidly speaking...
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October 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Mike Reed returns on Nov 7th Bradley-Rios undercard

On Saturday, November 7, 22-year-old light welterweight Mike “Yes Indeed” Reed (16-0-0, 9 KOs) will take on Oscar “Raton” Cortes (25-2-0, 13 KOs) in an 8-round non-televised fight on the HBO card held at The Thomas & Mack Center in Las Vegas, Nevada, headlined by Timothy Bradley against Brandon Rios, and in the co-main event, Vasyl Lomachenko against Romulo Koasicha....
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October 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Tim Bradley set to fight Brandon Rios November 7 in Las Vegas

After talks between their two teams initially broke down, Timothy Bradley (32-1-1, 12 KOs) and Brandon Rios (33-2-1, 23 KOs) are finally set to fight each other on November 7 at the Thomas and Mack center in Las Vegas. The fight will see Bradley defend the alphabet welterweight title, although that may be scuppered as he is also scheduled to make a mandatory defence against Saddam...
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September 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Breaking down Brandon Rios vs. Mike Alvarado

The Hook Boxing Show is back and we're covering Deontay Wilder vs Bermane Stiverne and Brandon Rios vs Mike Alvarado. The post The Hook: Breaking Down Brandon Rios Vs. Mike Alvarado Plus What’s Next appeared first on The Sports Fan Journal.
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February 02, 2015  |  Discuss

TQBR Radio 1/27: Brandon Rios Vs. Mike Alvarado III Recap With Eric Raskin

In boxing, even sure things aren’t sure things. The idea that Brandon Rios’ bludgeoning style would match well again with Alvarado’s boxer-puncher (with emphasis on the puncher) style for a third time was a certainty. And maybe it would have, if not for Alvarado’s tendency to err on the side of erring, but the Denver fighter is an open book, and that book is probably headed...
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January 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Where does Brandon Rios go from here?

Brandon Rios closed out his rubber match with Mike Alvarado in spectacular form, showing that he's still got plenty left to offer boxing fans. The post Bam Bam Rises Again: Brandon Rios Shuts Down Mike Alvarado With 3rd-Round KO appeared first on The Sports Fan Journal.
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January 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Results & photos: Brandon Rios destroys Mike Alvarado in 3 rounds

Brandon "Bam Bam" Rios took care of business against "Mile High" Mike Alvarado Saturday night on HBO Boxing from Broomfield, Colorado. In the rubbermatch of their trilogy, Rios dominated and destroyed Alvarado, with the ringside doctor calling a halt to the action after three one-sided stanzas. The Alvarado vs. Rios 3 results seemed to showcase two important factors. First...
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January 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Brandon Rios Clubs Mike Alvarado Out Early

The first time, Brandon Rios and Mike Alvarado declared war on each other, embracing the messy tenets of inside battle and letting the tea leaves dictate who won, and it was Rios. The second time, Alvarado climbed the walls in Las Vegas, just barely escaping ruin to out-distance the gritty brawler. And this time, whatever series of factors available added to up to Rios overwhelming...
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January 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Viewing Picks for January 24, 2015

All Times Eastern BobsledFIBT World Cup, St. Moritz, Switzerland Men’s 2-Man — Universal Sports, 4 p.m. (same day coverage) Women’s 2-Man — Universal Sports, 5 p.m. (same day coverage) BoxingBoxing After Dark, 1stBank Center, Broomfield, COWelterweights Mike Alvarado vs. Brandon Rios — HBO, 9:45 p.m. College Basketball Viewing Picks College Football2015 Senior Bowl, Ladd...
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January 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Mike Alvarado vs. Brandon Rios 3 weigh-in results, photos & videos

Tomorrow night on HBO Boxing, Mike Alvarado faces Brandon Rios in the third chapter of their trilogy. The weigh-ins for the HBO card were held today in Broomfield, Colorado, and right here, you can find the complete weigh-in results, with photos and videos of the fighters as well. Take a look. Official Alvarado vs. Rios Weights Mike Alvarado: 146.5 lbs. Brandon Rios: 146...
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January 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Alvarado vs. Rios 3: HBO preview show full video & pre-fight quotes

It's fight week in Colorado, with the rubbermatch between Mike Alvarado and Brandon Rios taking place this Saturday night on HBO Boxing. That means that we have a whole bunch of good stuff for in the coming days on the Alvarado vs. Rios III match. Now, that includes the full video of HBO's preview show on the fight, Road to Alvarado-Rios 3,and some pre-fight quotables from the fighters...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
January 21, 2015  |  Discuss

HBO Boxing preview: Alvarado vs. Rios III, Ramirez vs. Vlasov

HBO Boxing begins a new season with the final chapter in a heated rivalry when HBO Boxing After Dark: Mike Alvarado vs. Brandon Rios 3 an Gilberto Ramirez vs. Maxim Vlasov this Saturday, January 24th at 9:45pm, from 1STBANK Center in Broomfield, Colo. Alvarado and Rios own one victory apiece in a rivalry that would stand out in any era. Their previous encounters, in 2012 and 2013...
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January 21, 2015  |  Discuss
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