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Video: Brandon Rios Talks Ring Return, Garcia-Porter, More

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The Nevada Boxing Hall of Fame had their sixth annual induction weekend.

The prestigious induction ceremony was held on Saturday, Aug. 18 from 7-10 p.m. in the Augustus Ballroom at Caesars Palace. The ceremony, which annually honors the best from Nevada’s rich boxing history, was filled with boxing superstars.

Former Nevada Sen. Harry Reid, an ex-amateur boxer and professional judge, headlined the 2018 slate of inductees.

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In addition to Reid, others inducted are former women’s pound-for-pound champion Laila Ali, the daughter of the legendary boxer Muhammad Ali; three-division world champion Sugar Shane Mosley; ex-heavyweight champion Chris Byrd; former featherweight champion Kevin Kelley; power-punching ex-heavyweight Earnie Shavers; former Nevada state welterweight champion Don Miner; Top Rank president Todd duBoef; and long-time judge Jerry Roth. Being inducted posthumously are arch rivals Alexis Arguello and Aaron Pryor; Henry Armstrong; Jack “Doc” Kearns and promoter Bill Miller.

Among the many names who attended were Michael and Leon Spinks; Evander Holyfield; Roy Jones Jr.; Chad Dawson; Badou Jack; Jessie Vargas; Shawn Porter; Brandon Rios; Lamon Brewster; Ray Mercer; Michael Carbajal; Angel Manfredy; Joel Casamayor; Mike McCallum and Eddie Mustafa Muhammad. Many other notable boxers were there as well.

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User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Drew Bundini Br on 08-19-2018

RIOS is in luck. PAC will soon be calling him. Lol.

Comment by BigStomps on 08-19-2018

Why the fucc would Victor Ortiz think he deserves more money than BamBam Rios?? They are both past their prime and neither has accomplished anything in the last few years.. As far as who is more known it's a tie…

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