Jessie Vargas, Deandre Latimore ShoBox Double on 2/24

by Ryan Burton has been advised that Jessie Vargas (17-0) and Deandre Latimore (22-3) will return on a February 24th edition of ShoBox.  The venue and both fighters opponents are still to be determined.

Latimore, a junior middleweight contender, recently signed with Mayweather Promotions. The Las Vegas based promotional company also guides Vargas' career.  Vargas is moving up to welterweight after campaigning in the junior welterweight division for most of his career.   

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User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by jrosales13 on 01-21-2012

[QUOTE=El [email protected]@PR;11694656]Mayweather promotions putting a better card than TR, SMH![/QUOTE] :lol1:, this guy.

Comment by jrosales13 on 01-21-2012

Look at Mayweather promotions headlining a card with a double header on a network. Very nice, I wonder if they're doing it on their own. I think this is the first time Mayweather promotions got a date that doesn't involve…

Comment by UTEP on 01-21-2012

Jessie Vargas might be a future champ. I thought he was gonna lose his last time out with Josesito Lopez but he fought toe 2 toe with him and got the well deserved victory. Vargas vs. Peterson would be an…

Comment by [email protected] on 01-21-2012

Mayweather promotions putting a better card than TR, SMH!

Comment by Ringlife on 01-21-2012

Shobox is coming with good fights lately I mean that new guy is doing his thing over there on Showtime 4 real.

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