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Vargas: After I Beat Bradley, I Can Jump Back in With Pacquiao

Former two-division champions Tim Bradley and Jessie Vargas have both been out of the ring since losing their most recent fight which for both was against Manny Pacquiao. Bradley dropped a decision to...Read More

Jessie Vargas Targets May/June Return - Tim Bradley Rematch

Former two-division champion Jessie Vargas is hoping for a late spring to the ring. The last time we saw Vargas in action, he dropped an unanimous decision to Manny Pacquiao in November. Prior to tha...Read More

Jessie Vargas on Thurman-Garcia: Should have taken more chances

The March 4th battle between Keith Thurman and Danny Garcia had the highest prime time audience for boxing in decades. The fight was a special Showtime card that was presented by Premier Boxing Champi...Read More

Video: Jessie Vargas Talks Tim Bradley Rematch, Thurman-Garcia

Video Interview with Jessie Vargas - Championship Boxing returns to “The World’s Most Famous Arena” on Saturday, March 18th with a must-see match-up between the two best Middleweights in the world! Un...Read More

Jessie Vargas - Spanish Analyst For GGG-Jacobs, Canelo-Chavez

BoxingScene.com recently caught up with former two-division champion Jessie Vargas. The Las Vegas resident was last in the ring in November when he lost a decision to Manny Pacquiao. He had captured t...Read More

Jessie Vargas: I Want The Bradley Rematch - Unfinished Business!

Jessie Vargas (27-2, 10 KOs) had an eventful 2016, with first winning the vacant WBO welterweight belt by halting unbeaten Olympian Sadam Ali in nine rounds back in March. Then in November he lost tha...Read More

Video: Jessie Vargas Discusses Career Status, Fights More

Jessie Vargas Video Interview - LAS VEGAS - The stage is set for the Premier Boxing Champions event later tonight from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas and live on SHOWTIME. ...Read More

Jeff Horn Confident He Can Beat Jessie Vargas, Wants Pacquiao

In an interview last month, strength and conditioning coach Justin Fortune, who works with WBO welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao, said he was confident that rising welterweight contender Jeff Horn ...Read More

Fortune Tips Jeff Horn To Beat Jessie Vargas, Not Sure on Bradley

Justin Fortune, the strength and conditioning coach of Manny Pacquiao, believes rising welterweight contender Jeff Horn (16-0-1, 11KOs) will beat former world champion Jessie Vargas. ...Read More

Arum Eyes Jeff Horn vs. Tim Bradley or Jessie Vargas in Early 2017

Top Rank's CEO Bob Arum has hailed rising Australian welterweight star Jeff Horn as a tremendous talent and believes the former schoolteacher has what it takes to crack the US boxing market....Read More

Jessie Vargas: Facing Pacquiao Will Make Me a Better Fighter

Last month in Las Vegas, former two-division world champion Jessie Vargas (27-2) came up short in his pay-per-view showdown against Filipino icon Manny Pacquiao. Even though the result of the fight wa...Read More

Jessie Vargas Tabs Danny Garcia To Beat Keith Thurman

On March 4th the highly anticipated welterweight showdown between unbeaten WBA champion Keith Thurman (27-0) and undefeated WBC champion Danny Garcia (33-0) will take place at a venue still to be dete...Read More

Jessie Vargas Thinks Pacquiao Might Be Too Big For Lomachenko

Vasyl Lomachenko's dominant performance on Saturday evening in Las Vegas against the previously unbeaten Nicholas Walters created quite a stir in the boxing world. While Lomachenko (7-1, 4KOs) was a s...Read More

Video: Jessie Vargas Breaks Down Kovalev vs. Ward

Jessie Vargas Interview on Kovalev-Ward - MGM Grand, Las Vegas - This Saturday night, No. 2 Pound-for-Pound and WBO, WBA and IBF Light Heavyweight World Champion Sergey "Krusher" Kovalev (30-0-1, 26 K...Read More

Arum 'Very Pleased' With PPV Buys: Why Do We Need HBO PPV?

Top Rank's CEO Bob Arum is very pleased with the pay-per-view buyrate figures for his November 5th card, which a main event with Manny Pacquiao capturing the WBO welterweight title from Jessie Vargas ...Read More

'Fighting Words' - Lesser Manny Pacquiao Still More Than Enough

'Fighting Words' - Lesser Manny Pacquiao Still More Than Enough

by David P. Greisman - The boxer who was once one of the best fighters in the world can no longer be expected to be the best version of himself. He doesn’t need to be the best version of himself in or...Read More

Roach Not Pleased That Pacquiao Didn't Press Hard For a KO

Hall of Fame trainer Freddie Roach was not satisfied with Saturday's performance by Manny Pacquiao. The Filipino star returned for the first time since his April trilogy win over Timothy Bradley, and...Read More

Arum Slams Crazy Judging in Pacquiao, Donaire Fights

Thomas & Mack Center, Las Vegas - Following the conclusion of Saturday night's pay-per-view, Top Rank's CEO Bob Arum was upset with certain scorecards in two of the championship fights. ...Read More

Jessie Vargas: Fighting Manny Pacquiao Has Elevated My Game

Pacquiao, who retired from boxing for a while so he could learn the ropes of governing, is back. He has won a record eight division titles in his now 59-6-2 career, and has now won the won the World ...Read More

Manny Pacquiao-Jessie Vargas: Post-Fight Report Card

At 37, Manny Pacquiao doesn’t throw the same sustained combinations, doesn’t appear to have his finishing touch, and rarely fights three minutes of a round. Matched right, he doesn’t have to. There ar...Read More