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RingTv image Tim Bradley-Jessie Vargas June 27 fight announced in Los Angeles

Tim Bradley-Jessie Vargas June 27 fight announced in Los Angeles

Two-division titleholder Tim Bradley will face unbeaten junior welterweight contender Jessie Vargas in a scheduled 12-round welterweight bout on June 27 that will be televised live on HBO from the StubHub Center in Carson, California, promoter Top Rank announced at an L.A. press conference on Monday. (Video of presser highlights and fighter interviews included.)

RingTv image Tireless Tim Bradley still pushing, still adapting

Tireless Tim Bradley still pushing, still adapting

Few people have endured the sort of backlash Tim Bradley did after his win over Manny Pacquiao in 2012 — not to mention a general lack of respect — but “Desert Storm” is as resilient as they come and his eye is still on the top as he heads into his June 27 fight against Jessie Vargas.

RingTv image Dougie’s Monday mailbag

Dougie’s Monday mailbag

Fans share their thoughts on a variety of subjects — including the fear of an Al Haymon-run sport, missing Antonio Margarito, the Garcia-Peterson catchweight, the hateful back-and-forth between Mayweather/Pacquiao fans in the Disqus comments section, and mythical matchups — in this week’s extra-long Monday mailbag.

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 Friday mailbag

Dougie’s Friday mailbag

Fans share their thoughts on the prospect of Floyd Mayweather-Manny Pacquiao and Miguel Cotto-Canelo Alvarez pay-per-view extravaganzas taking place in 2015, who might become boxing’s next PPV star, Oscar De La Hoya’s role as promoter, and other boxing subjects in this week’s Friday mailbag. Enjoy!

RingTv image Dougie’s Friday mailbag

Dougie’s Friday mailbag

Fans share their thoughts on Saturday night’s HBO and Showtime cards from Las Vegas featuring Amir Khan vs. Devon Alexander, Tim Bradley vs. Diego Chaves and Keith Thurman, plus mythical matchups and Paulie Malignaggi’s disdain for Manny Pacquiao. Enjoy!