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Rios embraces 'warrior' mentality

Originally Published: August 1, 2014
By Dan Rafael | ESPN.com

Brandon Rios is looking to get his mojo back, which might not be so easy, considering his opponent.

For a guy who has lost two bouts in a row and hasn't fought for eight months, the former lightweight titlist is in tough against dangerous former interim welterweight titlist Diego Chaves in the 10-round welterweight main event of a split-site tripleheader on Saturday night (HBO, 9:45 ET/PT) at the Cosmopolitan in Las Vegas.

"I feel like the layoff was good for me," Rios ...

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