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Juan Diaz: I'm Ready To Fight Again, Become a World Champion

Juan Diaz stopped Fernando Garcia in the ninth round of the co-main event at the Arena Theatre on Saturday night. Diaz (41-4, 20 KOs) outworked Garcia (30-8-2, 18 KOs) throughout the lightweight bo...Read More

Photos: Juan Diaz, Mike Alvarado Return To Get KO Wins

32-year old former lightweight titlist Juan Diaz (41-4, 20 KO) returned successfully to the ring Saturday night at the Arena Theatre in his hometown of Houston, Texas, with a ninth-round stoppage of 2...Read More

Juan Diaz Breaks Garcia Down, Mike Alvarado Gets KO Win

Making his ring return after a year-off, 35-year old welterweight Mike Alvarado (35-4, 24 KO), 147 ¼, of Denver, Colorado, shook off the rust with a third round knockout of Saul Corral (19-7, 10 KO), ...Read More

Photos: Juan Diaz, Mike Alvarado Ready For Return Fights

HOUSTON, TX – Everything is ready and the stage is set for Saturday's ring return of former lightweight world champion Juan ‘Baby Bull’ Diaz, who makes his ring return as part of the televised card fo...Read More

Juan Diaz Set To Fight Fernando Garcia on UniMas Card

Former world titleholders Juan Diaz and Mike Alvarado have opponents for their respective bouts on March 19. Diaz will fight Fernando Garcia in a 10 round bout at the Aerial Theater in Houston, Tex...Read More

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