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Hearn: Brook vs. Vargas Possible, Peterson Still in The Running

Promoter Eddie Hearn of Matchroom Sport is hard at work in securing a big opponent for the summer return of IBF welterweight champion Kell Brook (36-0, 25KOs)....Read More

Jeff Horn Targets WBO Title Showdown With Jessie Vargas

Australian Jeff Horn has set his sights on Jessie Vargas' WBO world welterweight title after adding the biggest name yet to his growing hitlist. ...Read More

Jessie Vargas is Ready and Willing To Unify With Kell Brook

The welterweight champion of the World Boxing Organization, Jessie Vargas, is confident that he can land a big unification for the summer. Vargas has issued a challenge to WBC welterweight champion Da...Read More

Marquez Rejects Vargas Fight, Only Interested in Miguel Cotto

MGM Grand Garden Arena, Las Vegas, NV - BoxingScene.com and other members of the media caught up with Mexican legend Juan Manuel Marquez as soon as his weekly show on ESPN Deportes wrapped up taping. ...Read More

Pacquiao/Joshua, Past/Future: BoxingScene Ratings Update

Heavyweight: Anthony Joshua gets his first win against a top ten contender, his first belt, and now the fun really gets started. Joshua will be an attractive opponent sooner than later for champion Ty...Read More

Video: Jessie Vargas Talks Pacquiao-Bradley Trilogy, More

Pacquiao insists Saturday’s bout -- the 66th of his career -- will be his final fight before he concentrates on his political career in the Philippines, where he is seeking election to the Senate next...Read More

Video: Jessie Vargas Breaks Down Pacquia-Bradley Trilogy

Jessie Vargas Interview - MGM Grand, Las Vegas, Nevada - 8-time Division Champion Manny "Pacman" Pacquiao and 5 time world champion Timothy "Desert Storm" Bradley went face to face at the official wei...Read More

Arum: Cotto Rejected Jessie Vargas, Wanted Brandon Rios

MGM Grand, Las Vegas - According to Top Rank's CEO Bob Arum, former four division world champion Miguel Cotto rejected a potential fight with current WBO welterweight champion Jessie Vargas. ...Read More

Jessie Vargas: Bradley beating Pacquiao makes our rematch bigger

Last June Tim Bradley handed Jessie Vargas his only career defeat when he picked up an unanimous decision victory at the StubHub Center in Carson, Calif. Bradley had a big lead in the fight when Varga...Read More

Jessie Vargas: If We Fight - I'm Knocking Adrien Broner Out!

Newly crowned WBO welterweight champion Jessie Vargas (27-1, 10KOs) was on hand last Friday night when former four-division champion Adrien Broner (32-2, 24KOs) stopped Ashley Theophane in 9 rounds in...Read More

Photos: Abraham, Ramirez, Valdez, Ramirez, Gradovich Workouts

LAS VEGAS, NV – World Boxing Organization (WBO) super middleweight world champion ARTHUR ABRAHAM, undefeated contenders GILBERTO "Zurdo" RAMIREZ, ÓSCAR VALDEZ and JOSE RAMÍREZ and former world champio...Read More

Jessie Vargas is on The Hunt To Secure a Major Fight

Since winning the vacant WBO welterweight title on March 5th by halting Sadam Ali in nine rounds in Washington DC, Jessie Vargas (27-1, 10KOs) is suddenly in the conversation for some big fights....Read More

Jessie Vargas: If Miguel Cotto is Serious About 147 - Fight Me!

On March 5th Jessie Vargas (27-1) became a two-division champion with an impressive knockout out victory over the previously unbeaten Sadam Ali (22-1). At stake was the WBO welterweight title that wa...Read More

Jessie Vargas Welcomes Danny Garcia Fight as Soon as Possible

Earlier this month Jessie Vargas (27-1) captured the WBO welterweight title with a 9th round knockout of the previously undefeated Sadam Ali (22-1). The bout served as the chief support to the Luis O...Read More

Video: Jessie Vargas Reacts To Danny Garcia, Eyes Miguel Cotto

Earlier this month, Jessie Vargas has claimed the vacant WBO world welterweight title after an impressive ninth-round stoppage of Sadam Ali in Washington. And the 26-year-old American could now be ...Read More

Jessie Vargas: I Want Bradley Next, Win or Lose With Pacquiao

With his recent knockout win over unbeaten Sadam Ali, tough welterweight contender Jessie Vargas became a two-division world champion by picking up the vacant WBO welterweight crown. ...Read More

Jessie Vargas To Be Honored By The City of Las Vegas

Two-time world champion boxer Jessie Vargas, coming off his March 5 TKO victory over Sadam Ali, will be recognized by the Clark County Commission Tuesday, March 15 at 9 a.m. for his work improving the...Read More

Juan Manuel Marquez Only Focused on Return, Not Vargas Shot

Last week, Top Rank's CEO Bob Arum was very enthusiastic when BoxingScene.com asked him about the possibility of making a fight between former four division world champion Juan Manuel Marquez (56-7-1,...Read More

HBO March 5 Doubleheader Averages 740,000 Viewers

Last Saturday night’s KO performance by Luis Ortiz in Washington, DC registered with HBO subscribers as an average of 740,000 viewers tuned in for the matchup with Tony Thompson. The fight peaked at 8...Read More

Jessie Vargas-Sadam Ali: Post-Fight Report Card

It looked like he’d been solved. Jessie Vargas was stunned and taking fire in the fourth round. As the round ended, Sadam Ali was fired up with momentum on his side. Ali didn’t win another round...Read More