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Jessie Vargas Replaces Injured Omar Figueroa for Adrien Broner Showdown

Four-division champion Adrien Broner will battle former welterweight world champion Jessie Vargas in the 12-round main event of a SHOWTIME tripleheader on Saturday, April 21 in an event presented by…


Predictions: Manny Pacquiao vs. Jessie Vargas

Predictions: Manny Pacquiao vs. Jessie Vargas By Jerome Souza: (@Jerome510) In preparation for Top Rank’s self-distributed pay-per-view event headlined by Manny Pacquiao and Jessie Vargas on November 5th, I’ve decided…


Three-Man Shortlist for Pacquiao Fight

By Alex Beard (@alex_beard17) Bob Arum has revealed the three fighters who are in consideration to fight Manny Pacquiao in a comeback fight this autumn. Arum has been told to…

July 30, 2014, Las Vegas,Nevada ---   Undefeated (24-0) WBA Jr. Welterweight champion Jessie Vargas, the "Pride of Las Vegas" works out during media day Wednesday at the Top Rank Gym for his upcoming first title fight against undefeated (28-0) Anton Novikov from Chelyabinsk, Russia , Saturday, August 2 in the Chelsea at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas and televised on HBO Boxing After Dark®.
  Promoted by Top Rank®, in association with Tecate, tickets to the Rios vs. Chaves / Vargas vs. Novikov world championship event are available for purchase at www.cosmopolitanlasvegas.com or through Ticketmaster at (800) 745-3000 and www.ticketmaster.com. Tickets are priced at $50, $75, $100, $150 and $200. 
 --- Photo Credit : Chris Farina - Top Rank (no other credit allowed) copyright 2014

Jessie Vargas Explains Delay in Kell Brook Fight

By: Alex Beard (@alex_beard17) WBO welterweight champion Jessie Vargas has lifted the lid on why his long-awaited unification bout with IBF champion Kell Brook is taking so long to be…

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Bradley Elevated To WBO Welterweight Champ After Winning Interim

By Elliot Foster (@FreelanceFoz) Timothy Bradley is once again a world champion after being elevated by the World Boxing Organisation. The 31-year-old, from Palm Springs, was handed the vacant title…


Bradley Inflicts Defeat, Decisions Vargas; Valdez Wins

By Elliot Foster (@FreelanceFoz) Tim Bradley got back to winning ways in California. The former WBO welterweight champion, who had lost his last two since beating Manny Pacquiao, claimed the…


Bradley, Vargas To Vie For Vacant WBO Crown

By Elliot Foster (@FreelanceFoz) Timothy Bradley’s clash with Jessie Vargas next month now has a world title on the line. The fight, which will take place at the StubHub Center…