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Brandon Rios Aims To Punish Urbano Antillon, Bad Blood

By Mark Vester

WBA lightweight champion Brandon Rios (27-0, 20KOs) will be looking to make it a war on July 9th, when he defends his title against Urbano Antillon (28-2, 20KOs) at the Home Depot Center in Carson, California. Rios is upset with some of Antillon's past comments related to a previously scheduled fight between the two boxers. Rios was unable to move forward due to an injury suffered in training, but Antillon wasn't convinced that Rios was actually hurt.

"I'm looking forward to this fight because he was talking all kinds of smack, saying that I was scared of him because I got cut in sparring. He was running around saying that I was scared and I didn't really get cut, so you know what - I'm really looking forward to this fight. I'm going to go in there and show Antillon who really is the man at 135, and I'll show him what's up," Rios told BoxingScene.com's Luis Sandoval.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by LeadUppercut on 05-20-2011

[QUOTE=onechance87;10567419]Agreed,He speaks his mind and is being who he is.Plus hes a.d.d,Its not his fault tho.[/QUOTE] Rios is a straight-up dude. The three things he did lately that I like are..... * His apology to Freddie Roach - wow man,…

Comment by Panterita on 05-19-2011

Poor Antillon he's gonna get his azz beat...War Rios!!

Comment by onechance87 on 05-19-2011

[QUOTE=LeadUppercut;10567411]This fight could be a cracker. I am warming to Rios, the kid is misunderstood.[/QUOTE] Agreed,He speaks his mind and is being who he is.Plus hes a.d.d,Its not his fault tho.

Comment by LeadUppercut on 05-19-2011

[QUOTE=BIGPOPPAPUMP;10564385]WBA lightweight champion Brandon Rios (27-0, 20KOs) will be looking to make it a war on July 9th, when he defends his title against Urbano Antillon (28-2, 20KOs) at the Home Depot Center in Carson, California. Rios is upset with…

Comment by Hiei on 05-19-2011

[QUOTE=CharliesRecords;10565080]F*cking Rios always trying to talk like a black guy in his interviews...get over it taco eater and learn your real language...Spanish, [I]comprende[/I]....[/QUOTE] da fucc? Rios Never talks like a negroid

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