BAM BAM BRANDON RIOS - The Biography
At the age of 26, Brandon Rios is an eight-year pro. He is a former WBA lightweight world champion, who has an aggressive “throwback” style and a warrior’s mentality who makes for an exciting boxer to watch. He has won 13 straight fights, 11 by knockout, since having a 10-round draw in October, 2008.
Brandon Rios has now moved up a weight division and is ready to take over the Junior Welterweight Division. He is already ranked #1 in the WBO Junior Welterweight rankings and this past October, just fought the WBO Latino Championship eliminator in an instant classic fight. Already named by Kevin Iole, Yahoo! Sports, as the fight of the 21st Century.
Michael Rosenthal from “The Ring” described Rios as reminiscent of the magnificent young Mexican trio of Erik