Jessie Vargas To Face Aron Martinez on September 13
By Rick Reeno
Welterweight contender Jessie Vargas (19-0, 9KOs), making his Top Rank debut, takes on the capable Aron Martinez (18-1-1, 4KOs) on September 13th at the Hard Rock in Las Vegas. The fight will headline a special edition of Thursday Night Fights on ESPN.
Puerto Rican lightweight Luis Cruz (20-1, 16KOs) will open up the televised portion show.
I'd say Jessie is way above average. An average fighter wouldnt get past Josesito Lopez like Vargas did.Comment by 4Corners on 08-07-2012
Vargas is average.Comment by WitherGlove on 08-07-2012
anonymous you hit it on the nose, I mean showtime I can respect,ppv all that Mayweather had this dude fighting there now he signs with arum now it's espn?Comment by anonymous2.0 on 08-07-2012
[QUOTE=KTFO;12408709]Wouldn't mind seeing Cruz vs Gesta some time in the near future. 2 young, talented fighters with a few flaws in a competitive fight. As for Vargas, ESPN on a thursday seems like a lateral move for him. This is…Comment by ElBossHogg™ on 08-07-2012
a Thursday, I can dig it.Post a Comment - View More User Comments (7)