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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.

RingTv image Dougie’s Monday mailbag

Dougie’s Monday mailbag

Fans share their thoughts on the Orlando Salido-Terdsak Kokietgym Fight of the Year candidate, Javier Mendoza, Marcos Maidana, Thabiso Mchunu, Nonito Donaire, James Kirkland, and more in this week’s Monday mailbag.

RingTv image Video: Chris Algieri exclusive interview

Video: Chris Algieri exclusive interview

Chris Algieri spoke to RingTV’s Bill Emes one week after upsetting Ruslan Provodnikov. The new WBO 140-pound titleholder talked about recovery from his injuries, a rematch with Provodnikov, unification bouts vs. Danny Garcia and Lamont Peterson, dream fights vs. Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather Jr., the VADA program and PEDs in boxing, and other subjects.

RingTv image Dougie’s Friday mailbag

Dougie’s Friday mailbag

Fans share their opinions on tomorrow night’s Showtime tripleheader — especially the Gary Russell Jr.-Vasyl Lomachenko matchup — final thoughts on Provodnikov-Algieri, Cotto and the pound-for-pound rankings, and more in this week’s Friday mailbag. Enjoy!