Tag Archives: Francisco Vargas

Monday Morning Cornermen (April 16 edition)

Boxing is Back in the Wrong Section of the News

Even considering the amount of information traveling around the world at light speed, it is unusual to see boxing featured in the mainstream media or anywhere

Sunday Report Card,The Ultimate Weekend Wrap-Up (April 15 edition)

Yokohama, Japan, Sunday April 15

Ryota Murata KO 8 Emanuel Blandamura, WBA middleweight title

Cristofer Rosales TKO 9 Daigo Higa, WBC

Ringside Report: Francisco Vargas Razor Sharp at Fantasy Springs

INDIO, Calif.-Former world champion Francisco “El Bandido” Vargas looked sharp as a razor in slicing up Rod Salka to win by stoppage on Thursday.

Fight Night Guide – The Ultimate Weekend Preview (April 12 edition)

Indio, California, Thursday April 12

Francisco Vargas vs Rod Salka, 10 rounds, super featherweights

After his resounding stoppage loss in the 11th round against his compatriot Miguel Berchelt, back in January

Francisco “El Bandido” Vargas Leads Golden Boy Card at Fantasy Springs

Francisco “El Bandido” Vargas fought in not just one but two Fight of the Year fights and two other grueling slugfests that could make a grown man quiver.

Three Punch Combo: Clenbuterol Diaries, a Prospect to Watch and More

Last week the mega fight between Saul “Canelo” Alvarez and Gennady Golovkin was officially cancelled due to Alvarez testing positive for the steroid clenbuterol in pre-fight

Boxing’s Best of the West for 2017

Fractured relationships and splintered audiences didn’t stop prizefighting from surpassing all expectations in the year 2017.

Mickey Roman Ends Orlando Salido’s Career by TKO in Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS-In a battle of Mexican gladiators Mickey Roman knocked out Orlando “Siri” Salido to unceremoniously end the old war horse

Global Warfare for Super Featherweights in Las Vegas on Saturday

Super featherweights take center stage Las Vegas with a number of the best 130-pounders in the world on a boxing card resembling global warfare.

Indio’s Diaz Brothers Have Built an Elite Fight Club on the Coachella Desert

INDIO, Calif.-Deep in the Coachella desert tiny scorpions come out at night so it’s best not to walk in sandals. […]