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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.

RingTv image Dougie’s Monday mailbag

Dougie’s Monday mailbag

Fans share their opinions on Floyd Mayweather’s next opponent and his Fighter of the Year worthiness, Manny Pacquiao’s pound-for-pound longevity, a mythical matchup between Archie Moore and Bernard Hopkins, and Nonito Donaire’s RING ranking (or lack of) in this week’s Monday mailbag. Enjoy!

RingTv image RingTV.com poll: Upset of the Year: Maidana UD 12 Broner

RingTV.com poll: Upset of the Year: Maidana UD 12 Broner

Marcos Maidana’s bruising unanimous decision victory over Adrien Broner was the overwhelming choice for Upset of the Year in RingTV’s year-end award poll. [Editor’s note: this is not THE RING magazine’s official choice for Upset of the Year. The magazine’s official year-end awards for 2013 will be announced in the March edition.]

RingTv image Rigondeaux’s manager wants Donaire rematch, Lomanchenko

Rigondeaux’s manager wants Donaire rematch, Lomanchenko

The manager of RING junior featherweight champion Guillermo Rigondeaux is looking for a big fight off the heels of his dominant victory over Joseph Agbeko last week. Gary Hyde says Rigondeaux will fight any top 122-126 pounder provided they don’t weigh too heavy on fight night.

RingTv image Bruno Escalante’s journey continues in Redwood City

Bruno Escalante’s journey continues in Redwood City

Bay Area prospect Bruno Escalante will face Michael Ruiz Jr. on Saturday in Redwood City, Calif. Escalante, who was born in the Philippines, won’t travel far to where the fight takes place but his family’s journey to America – and his way to his first 10-round bout – was long and arduous.