Los Angeles, Ca. --- "LET'S DO THIS FIGHT" --- Former world champion Brandon "Bam Bam" Rios,Oxnard,Ca. holds a photo of Yuriorkis Gamboa, who was a no-show during their press conferences in Los Angeles and Miami, where both fighters were scheduled to announce their upcoming World Lightweight title fight, set for Saturday, April 14 at the Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas. HBO Championship Boxing will televise. --- Photos by Chris Farina/Top Rank.
Gamboa is refusing to move forward with the fight, claiming issues with his promotional agreement, but Rios believes the unbeaten Cuban is simply afraid.