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Mike Alvarado Faces Saul Corral on March 19 UniMas Card

Brad Goodman, matchmaker for Top Rank, has confirmed that former WBO junior welterweight world champion 'Mile High' Mike Alvarado (34-4, 23KOs) will be fighting in Saul Corral a welterweight from Agua...Read More

Mike Alvarado, Juan Diaz Set To Return on March 19 in Houston

The last time boxing fans saw Mike Alvarado in a ring was in January of last year on the receiving end of a third round knockout defeat at the hands of Brandon Rios. After spending time away from the ...Read More

Mike Alvarado Training Hard For Planned Comeback

The last we saw of Mike Alvarado was on the night of January 24th when he was beaten down in three rounds by Brandon Rios. It was an ignominious defeat that saw Alvarado get booed lustily afterwards b...Read More

Rios Upset Alvarado Did Not Take Fight More Serious

Brandon Rios picked up a one-sided third round TKO of Mike Alvarado last month. They met for the third time after two memorable battles - this time in Alvarado's hometown of Denver. Alvarado had nothi...Read More

Rios-Alvarado III Draws More Than 1.2 Million Viewers

Brandon Rios resurrected his career while putting the proverbial nail in the coffin for Mike Alvarado, stopping his longtime friendly rival after three rounds of one-sided action in their January 24 r...Read More

Rios-Alvarado 3 Post-Mortem: Sir, You’re No Gatti-Ward

By Lyle Fitzsimmons - There are Ali-Frazier and Gatti-Ward trilogies to wax sentimental about. And then there are Leonard-Duran and Pacquiao-Morales series that start out monumental and tick down t...Read More

Brandon Rios-Mike Alvarado III: Post-Report Card

I could have showed heart but… Those words are going to haunt Mike Alvarado for a long time. In his post-fight interview with HBO, Alvarado was honest to a fault. He admitted he wasn’t properly p...Read More

CompuBox : Rios Landed 40 Punch Average Per Round

Welterweight contender Mike Alvarado was not ready to fight in his trilogy encounter and Brandon Rios took full advantage from the opening bell. Rios landed an average of 40 punches per round, while ...Read More

“Fighting Words” — Rock Bottom for Mike Alvarado

by David P. Greisman - Given his style within the ring, it’s no surprise that Mike Alvarado has been hit with a lot of punches. Given his lifestyle outside of the ring, it’s no surprise that Alvarado ...Read More

Video: Brandon Rios on TKO Win, Critics, Future Targets

1stBank Center, Broomfield, Colorado - BoxingScene.com catch up with welterweight contender Brandon Rios to discuss his third round demolition of Mike Alvarado within three rounds of their HBO televis...Read More

Video: Brandon Rios, Bob Arum, Robert Garcia Post Fight

1stBank Center, Broomfield, Colorado - BoxingScene.com catch up with welterweight contender Brandon Rios, trainer Robert Garcia, and Top Rank CEO Bob Arum to discuss Rios' demolition of Mike Alvarado ...Read More

Brandon Rios is Pumped: It Was My Best Fight Ever!

Brandon Rios (33-2-1, 24 KOs) saw Saturday's victory over former WBO light welterweight champion Mike Alvarado (34-3, 23 KOs) as the best performance of his career. Before a hometown crowd at the 1st ...Read More

Rios: To The Critics Who Said I Was Shot - F*** You!

On Saturday night, welterweight contender Brandon Rios (33-2-1, 24 KOs) easily pounded former WBO light welterweight champion Mike Alvarado (34-3, 23 KOs) in three rounds before Alvarado's hometown cr...Read More

Bob Arum Admits: Mike Alvarado Had Nothing, Zero

Former WBO light welterweight champion Mike Alvarado (34-3, 23 KOs) had nothing left in his tank, according to his promoter Bob Arum of Top Rank. Before a hometown crowd at the 1st Bank Center, in Bro...Read More

Rios Returns To Form, Alvarado's Career Crumbles Down

By Jake Donovan - It was a familiar scene for Mike Alvarado fighting just outside of his hometown – planning to go to war, only to fall behind and eventually quit on his stool. The sequence just n...Read More

Video: Robert Garcia Breaks Down Rios' Win TKO Win

1stBank Center, Broomfield, Colorado - BoxingScene.com catch up with Robert Garcia, trainer of welterweight contender Brandon Rios, to discuss his fighter's demolition of Mike Alvarado within three ro...Read More

Rios Pummels Alvarado To Break Tie In Trilogy

Broomfield, Colo. -- Brandon Rios delivered perhaps the best performance of his career, while functionally ending Mike Alvarado's in the process after a merciless and humiliating three-round beatdown ...Read More

Brandon Rios: I Feel Rejuvinated, I'm Out To Prove a Point!

It was all going well for Brandon Rios through his first fight with Mike Alvarado. He was unbeaten, earning six and seven-figure paydays, and was the talk of boxing. Bigger stages and fights agains...Read More

Rios-Alvarado Trilogy - CompuBox Historical Review

In their two fights, Brandon Rios and Mike Alvarado combined to throw 158 total punches per round- 42 more than wgt. class avg. Of their 44 combined punches landed per round, 34 were power shots (77%)...Read More

Video: Mike Alvarado Prepared For a War With Rios

BoxingScene.com catches up with welterweight contender Mike Alvarado to discuss his high stakes HBO televised trilogy fight with Brandon Rios in Denver. Alvarado touches on staying at welterweight, fi...Read More