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Peterson vs Rios as Co-Feature To Gamboa-Salido on HBO

By Rick Reeno

Manager Cameron Dunkin has confirmed to BoxingScene.com that Brandon Rios (24-0, 18KOs) will face Anthony Peterson (30-0, 20KOs) in a WBA lightweight eliminator on July 24 at the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas. A tough fight between two unbeatens.

Peterson-Rios will be the HBO televised co-feature to the featherweight unification between Yuriorkis Gamboa and Orlando Salido.

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User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by flatlander on 07-02-2010

He looks to be in the greatest shape of his life and more than ready. I think this fight is a step up for Peterson

Comment by Siggy on 06-27-2010

this fight will be an absolute war, but anthony's got better boxing ability, hits harder and and has the faster hands. there's a reason why soto's ducking him. its becuz anthony is the most gifted fighter in the division.

Comment by Cubanborn87 on 06-27-2010

[QUOTE=-PANDA-;8711943]dont really get this, if gamboa unifies his WBA regular world title then that would make him a superchamp just like chris john never heard of two superchamps under the same organisation can somebody shed some light on this?[/QUOTE] i…

Comment by paulf on 06-27-2010

July > June Damn Wimbeldon/NBA Finals/World Cup

Comment by -PANDA- on 06-27-2010

[QUOTE=lopez36;8632370]i'm not agreeing with all the titles they have now,but he's still got a belt,if it were up to me there would only be 3 champs per division,taking away all those bogus belts like ibo,nabf,no interim champs,etc...as soon as the…

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