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Former two-time heavyweight champ George Foreman feels that Brandon Rios can pull off the upset

Former two-time heavyweight champion George Foreman in Las Vegas (Photo: Chris Robinson – www.HustleBoss.com)


By Chris Robinson

On paper, tonight’s Manny Pacquiao vs. Brandon Rios clash from the Venetian Resort’s Coati Arena in Macau, China sees several advantages lying with Pacquiao.

Not only is Rios moving up in weight, he has yet to deal with a southpaw with so many weapons as Pacquiao, including speed, power, and the ability to throw punches from a variety of angles.

Rios’ crude and pressing style has seen him do well thus far, but some feel that he may be tailor made for Pacquiao.

According to two-time heavyweight champion George Foreman, however, it is Rios who may be able to work his way towards a victory in the later rounds.
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