DENVER (January 13, 2015) -- News update on Former world champions "Mile High" MIKE ALVARADO and BRANDON "Bam Bam" RIOS.
Professional rivals Alvarado (34-3, 23 KOs) and Rios (32-2-1, 22 KOs), of Oxnard, Calif., are just 11 days away from the third chapter of their epic trilogy. Alvarado-Rios 3 will be a "home game" for Alvarado, taking place Saturday, January 24, at the 1STBANK Center in nearby Broomfield, Colo, with the vacant WBO International welterweight title at stake. It will be televised live on HBO®, beginning at 9:45 p.m. ET/PT. Boasting a combined record of 66-5-1 (45 KOs) -- a winning percentage of 92% and a victory by knockout ratio of 68% -- each warrior owns a victory in the series -- both of which earned Fight of the Year honors in 2012 and 2013.
Promoted by Top Rank®, in association with Zapari Boxing and Tecate, remaining tickets to the Alvarado-Rios welterweight championship event, priced at $250, $200, $125, $65 and $40, are available at www.AltitudeTickets.com, by phone at 866-461-6556 and at the Pepsi Center box office.
The “Road to Alvarado-Rios 3” special will replay on Wednesday, January 14 (3:15 p.m.), Friday, Jan. 16 (9:45 p.m.), 18 (1:15 p.m.), 20 (9:45 a.m. & 11:00 p.m.), 23 (6:00 p.m. & 1:30 a.m.) and 24 (11:45 a.m.). All times are ET/PT. The 15-minute special will also be available on the HBO On Demand® service, HBO GO® and at www.hbo.com/boxing.
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