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RingTv image Photo gallery: Brandon Rios media day workout

Photo gallery: Brandon Rios media day workout

Brandon Rios is all smiles now that Saturday’s bout against Diego Chaves is going ahead as planned. He worked out for the cameras on Wednesday along with Jessie Vargas, Anton Novikov, Jose Ramirez and Shane Mosley Jr. Photos by Chris Farina/Top Rank.

RingTv image Photo gallery: Brandon Rios-Diego Chaves press conference

Photo gallery: Brandon Rios-Diego Chaves press conference

His opponent was apparently a no-show, so Brandon Rios flew solo at the Hollywood press conference to promote his Aug. 2 bout against Diego Chaves. The card will also feature a junior welterweight scrap between Jessie Vargas and Anton Novikov, who were both present. Photos by Chris Farina/Top Rank.

RingTv image Ring Ratings Update: Brandon Rios dropped from 140-pound rankings

Ring Ratings Update: Brandon Rios dropped from 140-pound rankings

Last week was a slow one for worldwide boxing action, but there was one major development in THE RING’s division ratings. Due to testing positive for a banned substance following his unanimous decision loss to Manny Pacquiao, Brandon Rios has been dropped from the junior welterweight rankings.