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RingTv image Brandon Rios-Diego Chaves weigh-in report

Brandon Rios-Diego Chaves weigh-in report

Brandon Rios weighed in at 147 pounds for his scheduled 10-round bout against Diego Chaves, who stepped on the scale at 148 pounds on Friday at The Cosmopolitan in Las Vegas, site of their HBO-televised fight on Saturday.

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 Q&A: Jessie Vargas

Q&A: Jessie Vargas

Undefeated prospect Jessie Vargas will face Khabib Allakhverdiev on the undercard of the Tim Bradley-Manny Pacquiao rematch on Saturday. Vargas spoke to RingTV.com about facing the Russian contender in the most importnat fight of his career.