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Francisco Vargas: Salido Would Be High Risk, a Good Challenge

WBC super featherweight world champion Francisco 'Bandito' Vargas (23-0-1, 17KOs) is very interested in a possible fight with former champion and countryman Orlando Salido (43-13-3, 30KOs). ...Read More

Vargas vs. Salido: WBC Receptive To Title Fight Showdown

From the moment hopes of a third fight with Roman Martinez were dashed, Orlando Salido and his team have aggressively pursued a showdown with recently crowned unbeaten super featherweight titlist Fran...Read More

Orlando Salido: I'm Ready For Francisco Vargas Showdown

After feeling the disappointment of not getting a third fight with Rocky Martinez, two-time world champion Orlando “Siri” Salido has now set his sights on WBC super featherweight world champion and fe...Read More

Salido's Manager Loves The Idea of Francisco Vargas Clash

With the potential of the third go-around between Rocky Martinez and Orlando Salido dissipating, Salido is now looking for another fight to kick off his 2016 campaign. The two fighters were close t...Read More

Miguel Roman Hopes To Land Francisco Vargas Title Shot

The warrior of Ciudad Juarez, Miguel "Mickey" Roman (53-11, 40KOs) is motivated to close the rankings gap in order to secure a world title shot at newly crowned WBC super featherweight king Francisco ...Read More

Golden Boy Exploring Vargas' Options, Gonzalez is Not One

Earlier BoxingScene.com reported that there were preliminary discussions involving a fight between WBC super featherweight titlist, Francisco Vargas and #7 ranked Jhonny Gonzalez. But Golden Boy Promo...Read More

Francisco Vargas, Jhonny Gonzalez Eyed For Showdown?

According to sources in Mexico, former multi-division champion Jhonny Gonzalez (59-10, 49KOs) is being eyed as a potential opponent for newly crowned WBC super featherweight champion Francisco Vargas ...Read More

BoxingScene 2015 Fight of the Year: Vargas TKO9 Miura

BoxingScene 2015 Fight of the Year: Vargas TKO9 Miura

By Cliff Rold - It came down to a choice between two memorable affairs. Both had that one special ingredient that separates the best of nominees when we’re talking about the premiere fight of a given ...Read More

Francisco Vargas Ready: I Want The Martinez-Salido Winner

Mexico's Francisco "Bandido" Vargas was granted one of his desires in 2015, to become the champion the world. On November 21at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Vargas took part in a Fi...Read More

Junior Lightweight: From Not To Red Hot

Junior Lightweight: From Not To Red Hot

By Cliff Rold - Boxing fans have grown used to how quickly things can change from division to division. Particularly in this era of seventeen weights classes, a simple movement of a few key names thre...Read More

Photos: Francisco Vargas Presented With Belt By WBC

Courageous Francisco "Bandido" Vargas, the new WBC super featherweight champion, visited the Los Angeles offices of the WBC, where Pepe Sulaiman presented him with the item he so longed for, the well ...Read More

Francisco Vargas Open To Facing Martinez-Salido Winner

Mandalay Bay Events Center, Las Vegas, Nevada - Francisco "El Bandido" Vargas (23-0-1) captured the WBC super featherweight title in dramatic fashion when he got off the deck to stop Takashi Miura (29...Read More

Video: Francisco Vargas on Knockout Win Over Miura

Canelo Alvarez beat Miguel Cotto on a unanimous points decision to win the WBC world middleweight title in Las Vegas on Saturday.

Alvarez, the pre-fight favourite, lived up to his billing w...Read More

Vargas' Manager Shoots Down Immediate Miura Rematch

Mandalay Bay Events Center, Las Vegas, Nevada - BoxingScene.com caught up with an elated Ralph Heredia, manager of Francisco "El Bandido" Vargas (23-0-1), shortly after his fighter won what may be the...Read More

Francisco Vargas Explains Win, Miura Wants Rematch

LAS VEGAS — Mexico’s undefeated Francisco Vargas rose from his first career knockdown to capture the World Boxing Council super featherweight title Saturday by dethroning Japanese champion Takashi Miu...Read More

Photos: Miura vs. Vargas - The Brutal War in Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS — Mexico’s undefeated Francisco Vargas rose from his first career knockdown to capture the World Boxing Council super featherweight title Saturday by dethroning Japanese champion Takashi Miu...Read More

Vargas Rises From Canvas, Rallies To Stop Miura In Nine

Francisco Vargas walked through hell in order to claim his first major title, overcoming a knockdown and cuts under and over his right eye to stop Takashi Miura in the 9th round of a thriller Saturday...Read More

Miura vs. Vargas: BoxingScene.com Staff Predictions

It says a lot of a fight when the general view is that – even beneath one of the year’s most anticipated headliners – it can still potentially steal the show. That is the mindset heading into the s...Read More

Photos: Cotto, Canelo Ripped and Ready For War

Miguel Cotto and Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez collide Saturday evening at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas, with the World midldeweight championship at stake. The pair of boxing superstars both met the terms o...Read More

Weights From Las Vegas: Cotto 153.5, Alvarez 155

Miguel Cotto and Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez collide Saturday evening at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas, with the World midldeweight championship at stake. The pair of boxing superstars are due to hit the sc...Read More