Advertisement
Advertisement
Boxingscene.com

Photos: Rios-Alvarado, Donaire-Nishioka Media Day

Los Angeles, Calif. --- "READY FOR BATTLE" --- (L-R) Former Lightweight champion Brandon "Bam Bam" Rios, trainer Robert Garcia and WBO/IBF Jr. Featherweight champion Nonito "The Filipino Flash" Donaire pose during media day for their upcoming championship fights, Saturday,October 13 at the Home Depot Center in Carson, Ca. Donaire takes on Toshiaki Nishioka of Japan, and Rios battles Mike Alvarado. Promoted by Top Rank in association with Teiken Promotions and Tecete, this sensational night of boxing will be televised live on HBO Boxing After Dark. Photos by Chris Farina/Top Rank.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Hougigo on 10-11-2012

[QUOTE=ColWallace;12594194]I think Rios looks okay. If I recall he was struggling to shed the last 1.5-2.5 pounds for lightweight, not the last 2lb for 140. Alvarado is a little drawn as well. [B]Let's not forget this is a non-title fight…

Comment by ddangerous on 10-11-2012

War BAM BAM :headbang:

Comment by CAMPER on 10-11-2012

Rios is already looking sickly! His face never lies in the prefight pics. Doubt it, but I wouldn't be shocked if he was over the limit or damn near close. Alvarado is gonna shine Saturday night! (Taking bets....Msg me!)

Comment by ColWallace on 10-11-2012

I think Rios looks okay. If I recall he was struggling to shed the last 1.5-2.5 pounds for lightweight, not the last 2lb for 140. Alvarado is a little drawn as well. Let's not forget this is a non-title fight…

Comment by feroth on 10-11-2012

Rios looking like **** again imo...dude needed to jump to 147 not 140...he killed himself and only made 137....3 lbs helps but it kills u to make 140 also. No need for that garbage but oh well its boxing...hopefully its…

Post a Comment - View More User Comments (25)
Top Headlines Ramez Mahmood Looks Ahead To Return, Targets Titles in 2019 Kell Brook in Line For a Couple Big Fights in America, Says Hearn De La Hoya: Jacobs Jumped on Canelo Fight, GGG Not So Much Frank Warren Breaks Down Dubois, Adams Card on March 8 Keith Thurman - Twenty-Two Months Later Jacobs: I'll Beat Canelo - I'm Faster, Taller, More Range Than GGG Don King Fears For Joe Joyce: Heaven Help Him With Stiverne WBC Prez: Pacquiao Was Not 100%, Floyd Rematch Will Be Huge Badou Jack Clarifies Trainer's "Mike Tyson" Corner Instructions Photos: Jaime Munguia, Takeshi Inoue - Face To Face at Workouts Photos: Tug Nyambayar, Claudio Marrero, Colbert - Workouts Photos: Adam Kownacki, Gerald Washington - Putting in Work Photos: Keith Thurman, Josesito Lopez - Open Workouts Pedro Moreno vs. Ramon Mascarena Tops New Blood Card Stiverne: Joe Joyce? I'll Knock Him Out, Then I'll KO Joshua! Pacquiao-Broner Show Tracking Toward 400,000 PPV Buys Thurman Admits Past Hand Injury Will Require More Monitoring Anthony Joshua's Opponent Could Be Determined This Week Warrington-Galahad Purse Bid Postponed To February 5 Photos: Liam Smith, Sam Eggington - Go Face To Face in Liverpool Oleksandr Usyk To Return in Mid-May In U.S. As A Heavyweight Michael Conlan vs. Ruben Garcia Hernandez on March 17, ESPN+ Joe Joyce Promises Pain: Bermane Stiverne Disrespected Me! Josesito Lopez: I Know People Are Overlooking Me vs. Thurman Badou Jack Eager For Browne Rematch Once Cleared For Return Arum: Wilder-Fury Needed a Promoter and a Megaphone Amir Khan: Terence Crawford Is A Better Legacy Fight Than Brook Frank Warren on Wilder-Fury II, Frampton's Future, Warrington Lyon Woodstock Takes a Swipe at British Champ Sam Bowen Carlos Takam Feels Time is Right For Dereck Chisora Rematch Roach: Pacquiao, With Two Hands, Does Much Better With Floyd Reymart Gaballo, Romero Duno Get Opponents For February 9 Canelo: Beating Jacobs I'll Be One Step Away From Undisputed Brian Ceballo Staying Level-Headed, Taking Things Step By Step Ellerbe: Pacquiao Has Many Options at 147 - But Not Mayweather David Lemieux vs. John Ryder Possible For Canelo-Jacobs Card Crawford-Khan: Madison Square Garden Chosen as Site Francisco Vargas Vows Revenge: I'm Not Impressed By Berchelt Josesito Lopez Values Improvements To His Game Under Garcia Arum: Joshua Damaged His Credibility, Fury Viewed as #1 in U.S.
Advertisement

Latest Active Forum Threads
Advertisement
Advertisement