If you see Brandon Rios grinning while he's fighting, then you'll know that his opponent is getting good hits in. The most memorable fight of Rios' career by far was his fight against Mike Alvarado where Rios came out with a victory, but had a rematch leaving Rios with a lost.
In this episode of HBO Sports, we take a look back at the two classic slugfests between Brandon Rios and Mike Alvarado.
"What else can there be said about it, it was just one of those fights where everybody loves," says Rios. "Two men going at it and beating the shit out of each other, who doesn't want to see that shit?Everybody wants to see that."
Pacquiao vs. Rios happens Sat., Nov. 23 live on pay-per-view beginning at 9PM ET/6PM PT.