News | Jun 11 2017

Brandon Rios returns today

Brandon Rios ends his two year break from the sport today
Brandon Rios
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BRANDON RIOS boxes for the first time since his 2015 loss to Tim Bradley on Sunday (June 11). He takes on Aaron Herrera in Lancaster California in a scheduled 10 rounder.

“I’m just ready to get back to the top. I know that I have to climb the ladder and that’s what I’m here for,” he said. “I know that I have a very skilled, tough opponent. He’s working with Juan Manuel Marquez and he’s very experienced. He’s faced some really tough opponents. It’s going to be a good fight to get back in the ring with.

“It’s really cool to be fighting right after the Mexico vs. USA match. I’m a Mexican-American but I live in the United States so it’ll be USA vs. Mexico in the ring as well when I face Herrera.