Originally Posted by Flatlander
First of all Abril lost to Rios and secondly the Rios/Alvarado bout was a very close fight. With Rios winning the battle but losing the war on the judge's cards. Rios is the bigger star because he makes the fights exciting.
The Abril fight is a blueprint on how to neutralize Rios. If a guy can add more punching into it then he beats Rios rather easily. I love Brandon's heart, but last night showed that Broner would beat him easily, and Garcia's left hook would probably stop him.