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RingTv image Dougie’s Monday mailbag

Dougie’s Monday mailbag

Fans share their thoughts on Brandon Rios’ destruction of Mike Alvarado, what might have gone wrong for Alvarado, what might be next for Rios, plus fights and happenings to look forward to in 2015 and beyond (barring a zombie apocalypse) in this week’s Monday mailbag. Enjoy!

RingTv image Buddy McGirt next guest on REAL TALK

Buddy McGirt next guest on REAL TALK

The first REAL TALK of 2015 will feature former two-division champ Buddy McGirt, who has been one of the sport’s most notable trainers since he retired from fighting in 1997. Send your questions for McGirt to dominicverdin66@gmail.com and the veteran sage will answer them.

RingTv image New Faces: Keandre Gibson

New Faces: Keandre Gibson

Talented junior welterweight prospect Keandre Gibson returns to Fox Sports 1 on Monday against trialhorse Nelson Lara in San Antonio, Texas. The bout takes place on the undercard of the Rocky Juarez-Robinson Castellanos main event. Learn more about the St. Louis native in this week’s New Faces.

RingTv image Welcome back ‘Bam Bam’ Rios, thank you Mike Alvarado

Welcome back ‘Bam Bam’ Rios, thank you Mike Alvarado

Brandon Rios recaptured his peak form and fierceness with his brutal three-round stoppage of Mike Alvarado in their welterweight rubber match. Rios is now a player at 147 pounds, while Alvarado’s future is in doubt. However, fans should thank Alvarado for the many ring wars he’s provided, fights that may have shortened his career.