Tag Archives: Jessie Vargas

Three Consecutive Nights of TV Fights

Golden Boy Promotions returns to the Fantasy Springs Casino in Indio, Calif., on Thursday, Dec. 14, with an eight-fight card. […]

Cotto’s Farewell Fight Reminiscent of Other Disappointing Goodbyes

NEW YORK – It ended the way many had expected it would. There was Ali, moving well, landing crisp, clean […]

In A Rarity, Miguel Cotto Will Exit Boxing With His Health and Wealth

The prevailing thought is WBO junior middleweight title holder Miguel Cotto 41-5 (33) will retire after he meets Sadam Ali […]

Famed Trainer and Cut Man Rafael Garcia Laid to Rest in Las Vegas

On Friday, Nov. 24, members of the Las Vegas boxing community gathered at the Davis Funeral Home in Las Vegas […]

Three Punch Combo: HBO’s Horn of Plenty, Other Instantaneous KOs and More

THREE PUNCH COMBO: Starting with Saturday’s triple-header, HBO is beginning a run of four consecutive weeks of boxing. Saturday’s card […]

Esteemed Cut Man and Trainer Rafael Garcia Passes Away at Age 88

Rafael Garcia, a fixture on the Las Vegas boxing scene for decades, passed away Tuesday morning (Nov. 13) from complications of leukemia at age 88.

Pacquiao-Vargas Post-Mortem: Odds and Ends

Pacquiao-Vargas Post-Mortem – Manny Pacquiao added another championship belt to his extensive collection on Saturday night at the Thomas and […]

Top Rank Results Nov 5 – Pacquiao Decisions Vargas

Top Rank Results Nov 5 – Top Rank was at the Thomas and Mack Center in Las Vegas this past […]

Pacquiao-Vargas UAE Bound? It Could Happen…

Pacquiao-Vargas UAE Bound? – Last week, the news came out that HBO was going to pass on promoter Bob Arum’s […]

Pacquiao-Vargas: A Money Grab That Likely Leads to PacMan’s Swan Song

Pacquiao-Vargas: A Money Grab – Well, it looks as if Top Rank Promotions president Bob Arum isn’t quite ready to […]