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Sadam Ali Return Likely For Vargas-Salido Bill

Golden Boy Promotions matchmaker Robert Diaz has advised BoxingScene.com that welterweight contender Sadam Ali (22-1) will likely return to the ring on June 4th in Carson, Calif. against an opponent t...Read More

"Fighting Words" - On Francisco Vargas’ Positive Drug Test

by David P. Greisman - The number of pro athletes who’ve been guilty has led to an even greater number of them being guilty by association. Our eyes have long since been opened to the use of performan...Read More

Orlando Salido Reacts To Francisco Vargas' Positive Drug Test

Two-time world champion Orlando “Siri” Salido who is training in Ciudad Obregon, Sonora, Mexico for his June 4 showdown with Francisco “Bandido” Vargas, had this to say about the positive doping exam ...Read More

Francisco Vargas Granted Temporary License, Must Submit To Additional Testing

Francisco Vargas has been granted a temporary license by the California State Athletic Commission ahead of his anticipated showdown with Orlando Salido. However, he is not yet out of the clear....Read More

Francisco Vargas Positive For Clenbuterol, Salido Fight Still On

From the moment the fight was announced as a done deal, fans and media have clamored over the June 4 super featherweight title clash between Francisco "El Bandido" Vargas and Orlando "Siri" Salido. ...Read More

Francisco Vargas Embraces VADA Testing For Salido Defense

World Boxing Council [WBC] super featherweight world champion Francisco 'Bandido' Vargas (23-0-1, 17KOs) has already been tested twice by the Voluntary Anti-Doping Association (VADA), as he trains fo...Read More

Miguel Roman Stops Giner in WBC Eliminator To Earn Title Shot

Mexican super featherweight Miguel Roman (55-11) was too strong for Spaniard Juli Giner (18-2-1) in their WBC eliminator last night (April 1) in Barcelona and won on a eighth round TKO when Giner was ...Read More

Francisco Vargas Says Right Eye Injury Was 'Stubborn'

As you see Francisco Vargas now - who is scheduled to face Orlando Salido on June 4th at the StubHub Center as the main event on HBO - there are no signs of the grotesquely swollen right eye he suffer...Read More

Video: De La Hoya Talks Matthysse, Canelo, Pacquiao, More

ORLANDO SALIDO, Mexican Boxing Warrior and Former Three-Time World Champion: "Thank you to the WBC and Team Vargas for giving me this opportunity....Read More

Video: Francisco Vargas vs. Orlando Salido Press Conference

FRANCISCO VARGAS, WBC Super Featherweight Champion: "I'm very grateful to HBO, Golden Boy Promotions and my managers for this opportunity....Read More

Photos: Francisco Vargas, Orlando Salido Go Face To Face

LOS ANGELES - WBC Super Featherweight World Champion Francisco "El Bandido" Vargas (23-0-1, 17 KOs) and fellow Mexican warrior and former three-time world champion Orlando "Siri" Salido (43-13-3, 30 K...Read More

Francisco Vargas, Orlando Salido Expect a War on June 4th

It's almost a guarantee that a good fight will break out at the StubHub Center on June 4th, when Francisco Vargas defends his WBC 130-pound title versus Orlando Salido. Both Mexicans have a history of...Read More

Francisco Vargas, Orlando Salido Promise Mexican War on 6/4

LOS ANGELES - The StubHub Center in Carson, California has been home to some of the most epic fights of this era and on Saturday, June 4 another chapter will be added to its action-packed history. Fra...Read More

Jose Pedraza's Coach Eyes Clash With Vargas-Salido Winner

IBF super featherweight champion Jose "Sniper" Pedraza (21-0, 12KOs) is finally able to train without worries. The junior lightweight champion will make a mandatory defense of his title on April 1...Read More

Francisco Vargas-Orlando Salido Set For War on June 4, StubHub

After weeks of optimistic talks amongst all parties, the anticipated clash between Francisco Vargas and Orlando Salido is now a reality. Vargas will fight Salido in what is expected to be an all-ou...Read More

Salido Rips Martinez, Expects 'Fight of The Year' With Vargas

If there is one thing that the two-time world champion Orlando "Siri" Salido knows about boxing, is that nothing comes easy, especially for him. Everything that he has achieved in boxing he has earned...Read More

Vargas-Salido Clash Nearly Done For June 4 At StubHub Center

A mouth watering clash between Mexican countrymen Francisco Vargas and Orlando Salido has been in high demand from the moment it was first suggested. It now stands just a couple of minor details away ...Read More

Francisco Vargas vs. Orlando Salido Still a Possibility?

The early boxing scheduled for 2016 is a bit barren in terms of anticipated match-ups. One fight that would pique the interest of fans is a potential fight between WBC 130-pound titlist Francisco Varg...Read More

Martinez-Berchelt On Course For March 12 After WBO Rejects Appeal

On the heels of losing an appeal with the World Boxing Organization (WBO), the team surrounding Roman ‘Rocky’ Martinez will proceed with plans for a March 12 mandatory title defense versus Miguel Berc...Read More

Francisco Vargas: Salido Would Be High Risk, a Good Challenge

WBC super featherweight world champion Francisco 'Bandito' Vargas (23-0-1, 17KOs) is very interested in a possible fight with former champion and countryman Orlando Salido (43-13-3, 30KOs). ...Read More