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Jhonny Gonzalez Stays Busy on 11/4 Before Francisco Vargas Bout

Former world champion Jhonny Gonzalez will stay busy - returning to the ring on November 4, when he faces Panamanian Irving Berry at the Joshua Nery Santos Gym in Mexico. The fight was taken to keep h...Read More

Berchelt-Salido in Play, Vargas vs. Gonzalez Eliminator Ordered

As BoxingScene.com reported last week, there are ongoing discussions for Miguel Berchelt of Mexico to make the second defense of his WBC super featherweight world title against his countryman, former ...Read More

Francisco Vargas Now Being Trained By Joel Diaz

The next time former WBC super featherweight titlist, Francisco Vargas, steps into the ring, Joel Diaz will be in his corner as the lead trainer. Back on January 28th, Vargas was halted in eleven roun...Read More

Miura Expected More From Francisco Vargas in KO Loss to Berchelt

Takashi Miura had done his part. The former WBC super featherweight champion knocked out Mexico’s Miguel Roman in the 12th round of their fight January 28 in Indio, California. All that was left for M...Read More

Francisco Vargas Had Surgery on Eyebrows, Wants November Date

Francisco "El Bandido" Vargas lost his WBC super featherweight title in January when he was stopped by Miguel Berchelt at the Fantasy Springs Casino in Indio. Calif. in an HBO televised main event. Th...Read More

Video: Francisco Vargas Talks Berchelt-Miura, Canelo-Chavez

Francisco Vargas Vide Interview - Fighters on the undercard of Canelo vs. Chavez, Jr. hosted a press conference today at MGM Grand Hotel and Casino ahead of their bouts on Saturday, May 6. Co-main eve...Read More

Francisco Vargas' Trainer Wants Him To Rest Until 2018

Thinking ahead, trainer Guillermo Becerril does not want former world champion Francisco 'Bandido' Vargas to enter the ring for the remainder of 2017. He wants the fighter to stay on the shelf, take a...Read More

Francisco Vargas Might Not Return to Ring Until Sometime in 2018

NEW YORK – Francisco Vargas’ promoters want him to take a very extensive break following the brutal beating he suffered against Miguel Berchelt two months ago. In fact, if Golden Boy Promotions presid...Read More

Mikey Garcia Rises at 135: BoxingScene Ratings Update

Lightweight: Mike Garcia returns to the ratings for the first time in well more than a year. In the second fight of his comeback, after being shelved by contract matters, he obliterated a tough oppone...Read More

Chavez Sr: They Deserve Jail For Abuse of Francisco Vargas' Career

Mexican legend Julio Cesar Chavez Sr. is very upset with the way that his countryman, former world champion Francisco 'Bandido' Vargas (23-1-2, 17 KOs), is being handled in terms of his career. From N...Read More

Miguel Berchelt-Francisco Vargas: Post-Fight Report Card

Being a warrior takes a toll. It doesn’t matter how endearing it is. If there is a fan in the last couple years that doesn’t count Francisco Vargas amongst their favorite fighters to watch, they might...Read More

"Fighting Words" - A Rematch Timed Right and A Return Too Soon

by David P. Greisman - Francisco Vargas was in one of the best fights of 2015, got back in the ring seven months later and wound up in one of the best fights of 2016. He came back after another seven ...Read More

Berchelt Says He Achieved Career Dream With Vargas TKO Win

Miguel Berchelt dethroned previously unbeaten Francisco Vargas, stopping him in the 11th round to seize the World Boxing Council super featherweight title in a showdown of Mexican rivals....Read More

Francisco Vargas: He Cut Me, I Couldn't See, I Want a Rematch

In a heart and soul performance before a sold-out crowd at Fantasy Springs Resort Casino, Miguel "El Alacran" Berchelt (31-1, 28 KOs) pulled the upset of a lifetime and was crowned the new after an 11...Read More

Berchelt Batters, Bloodies Vargas, Stops Him in the 11th Round

This was one tough fight too many for Francisco Vargas. Fellow Mexican Miguel Berchelt made the most of his first high-profile fight on American television and stopped Vargas in the 11th round Saturda...Read More

Vargas vs. Berchelt - CompuBox Historical Review

BOMBS AWAY!!! Francisco Vargas avg'd 88.8 punches thrown/30.5 landed in his last five fights- well above the wgt. class avg. He also landed 39.1% of his power punches and 7.8 jabs per round. Opponents...Read More

Francisco Vargas-Miguel Berchelt: Pre-Fight Report Card

It’s the curse of the remote control. We’re in the mood to laugh, flipping channels, and find Wedding Crashers at one stop of the dial, Dazed and Confused on another. Both are hilarious, classic comed...Read More

Golden Boy Prez: Vargas-Berchelt Type of Fight HBO Should Show

Eric Gomez figured Miguel Berchelt was the last thing Francisco Vargas needed. Vargas survived back-to-back brutal brawls with Takashi Miura and Orlando Salido in his previous two fights. That’s why G...Read More

Vargas Not Worried About Cuts Causing Issues Against Berchelt

Francisco Vargas believes he has taken a long enough layoff to refresh his body and allow his cuts to fully heal. Vargas’ last fight, a majority draw with Orlando Salido on June 4 in Carson, Californi...Read More

Orlando Salido: Me and Francisco Vargas Have Unfinished Business

Orlando “Siri” Salido has always given the fans the fights they want and deserve, and his championship fight against Francisco “Bandido” Vargas last June at the Stub Hub Center continues to gather acc...Read More