Brandon Rios says he's reviewed the tape, and believes he should have won against Mike Alvarado on March 30, saying that Alvarado ran and held too much.
Brandon Rios' trainer Robert Garcia doesn't want to jump right into a third fight with Mike Alvarado, preferring to build the bout with one or two fights beforehand.
Brandon Rios and Mike Alvarado went to war again on Saturday night, in a display of everything that keeps old boxing fans hanging around, and can make non-fans believers in the brutality of the sweet science.
We've seen a pair of incredible fights in March, early leading candidates for the 2013 Fight of the Year award. Which was the best, and deserves to be considered the leader in the clubhouse?
Brandon Rios and Mike Alvarado will settle the score in a rubber match, but promoter Bob Arum wants them to take other fights before hooking up one more time.
Mike Alvarado handed Brandon Rios his first official loss as a pro, winning the decision in tonight's thrilling rematch from Las Vegas. Fight three is no doubt on the way.
Junior welterweight prospect Terence Crawford didn't wow the live crowd, but he scored a solid win in his HBO debut, beating fringe contender Breidis Prescott by unanimous decision.
Brandon Rios faces Mike Alvarado in a junior welterweight rematch main event, while Breidis Prescott meets Terence Crawford in another junior welterweight bout in the co-feature.
Brandon Rios and Mike Alvarado clash once again tomorrow night in Las Vegas. Will it be repeat for Rios or revenge for Alvarado? The BLH team weighs in.
Brandon Rios and Mike Alvarado both made weight for tomorrow night's HBO main event from Las Vegas, a rematch of a 2012 Fight of the Year contender.
Brandon Rios is a solid betting favorite to repeat what he did last October by beating Mike Alvarado on Saturday night in Las Vegas. Will Rios break Alvarado down again, or could we see an upset?
Mike Alvarado admits he might have overlooked Brandon Rios' power when they met last October, but says he won't make that mistake again as he seeks revenge on Saturday night.
Brandon Rios and Mike Alvarado hit the scales today in Las Vegas, as they weigh in for their HBO-televised rematch tomorrow night.