Originally Posted by IronDanHamza
That's actually a very good point.
I can't think of any other reason Arum would want to make Gamboa-Rios. We know Pac doesn't have a problem stepping in the ring with lightweights. Gamboa would have beaten Rios IMO. From there he gets an easy fight at 135 or 140, and right now he's an option for Pac. Maybe late 2013.
Rios is going to get the fight Gamboa would have if he had beaten Rios.