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Photos/Weights: Brandon Rios vs. Mike Alvarado Rematch

The weights are in for the highly anticipated rematch between Brandon Rios (31-0-1, 23KOs) and Mike Alvarado (33-1, 23KOs). Alvarado was 140-pounds, while Rios was 140.5-pounds on his first try and then stripped down to make 140 even. The WBO interim-junior welterweight title will be at stake. Rios stopped Alvarado in the seventh round last year in their  Fight of The Year brawl. HBO will televise. There were a lot of fans in the house who came down from Denver to support Alvarado at  the Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas. Photos by Chris Farina/Top Rank.

In the HBO televised co-feature - Breidis Prescott (26-4, 20KOs) came in at 140-pounds, while late replacement Terence Crawford (19-0, 15KOs) was 139.5. 

OTHER WEIGHTS

United States Olympian Jose Ramirez (1-0, 1KO) was 139.5-pounds and Charlie Dubray (1-0, 1KO) was 138.5.

Roberto Lopez (4-4-2, 1KO) weighed in at 144-pounds, while Juan Heraldez (4-0, 4KOs) was 146-pounds.

Juan Guarjardo (2-0, 1KO) was 210-pounds and Brett Rather (2-0, 0KO) was 240.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by ddangerous on 03-31-2013

[QUOTE=KRAFTSMAN;13195356]If he was able to learn the art of holding during training, I think Alvarado will win this fight. They're basically even when it comes to launching shots. (But that also depends on the ref.) I'm rooting for Rios, though.[/QUOTE]…

Comment by KRAFTSMAN on 03-30-2013

If he was able to learn the art of holding during training, I think Alvarado will win this fight. They're basically even when it comes to launching shots. (But that also depends on the ref.) I'm rooting for Rios, though.

Comment by The Surgeon on 03-30-2013

Man i cannot f*cking WAIT for this one! Watched their first fight again this morning - what a scrap! I expect more of the same! We know Bam Bam is gonna come out and swing for the fences from the…

Comment by Cubanborn87 on 03-30-2013

Oh ****!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! looks like those memo shakes do the job what's next getting juan diaz to show off a 6 pack?

Comment by mike gonzalez on 03-30-2013

They both will throw bombs, but Rios is smart he will do like he did the first time wait for Alvarado to tire in the later rounds, then will attack. But if Alvarado boxes it could get interesting. It's hard…

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