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Machado Could Face Gamboa, Vargas or Mensah on Canelo-GGG

WBA super featherweight champion Alberto "El Explosivo" Machado could very well make his fist world title defense on May 5th, as part of the HBO Pay-Per-View undercard to the middleweight rematch betw...Read More

Francisco Vargas vs. Jhonny Gonzalez in Talks For Showdown

There have been discussions for a potential 2018 showdown between big super featherweight punchers Francisco 'Bandido' Vargas and Jhonny 'Bomber' Gonzalez. According to Mexican promoter Osvaldo Kuchle...Read More

Video: Francisco Vargas Talks Comeback Win, Future Plans

Francisco Vargas Video Interview - Miguel "Mickey" Roman (58-13, 45 KOs) brought new life to his career with a spectacular and dominant ninth-round technical knockout victory against four-time, two di...Read More

Francisco Vargas Gains Technical Nod, Smith With Severe Injury

Mandalay Bay, Las Vegas - In a crossroads super featherweight battle, former world champion Francisco Vargas (24-1-2, 17 KOs) from Mexico City, Mexico won a nine round technical decision over Stephen ...Read More

Photos: Orlando Salido, Miguel Roman - Ready For Vegas War

Salido vs. Roman Weights Photos Gallery - Opening the telecast from Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas is Francisco Vargas battling Stephen Smith in a 10-round super featherweight fight. Leading ...Read More

Video: Stephen Smith Talks Vargas, Loma-Rigo, Smith-Braehmer

Stephen Smith Video Interview - The bright lights of Las Vegas shine on the junior lightweight division when HBO BOXING AFTER DARK: ORLANDO SALIDO VS. MIGUEL ROMAN, TEVIN FARMER VS. KENICHI OGAWA AND ...Read More

Video: Francisco Vargas Talks Eyebrow Surgery, Loma vs. Rigo

Francisco Vargas Video Interview - The bright lights of Las Vegas shine on the junior lightweight division when HBO BOXING AFTER DARK: ORLANDO SALIDO VS. MIGUEL ROMAN, TEVIN FARMER VS. KENICHI OGAWA A...Read More

Stephen Smith: Beating Francisco Vargas Should Get Me Title Shot

STEPHEN SMITH is ecstatic to be creating a bit of boxing history next month. The former two-time super-featherweight world title challenger, 32, will return to the ring on December 9. You could be for...Read More

Salido Adviser: Vargas Ran From Rematch, It's Just Embarrassing!

Veteran warhorse Orlando Salido will face the tough Mikey Roman on December 9th at the Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas in what will be the headliner of an HBO triple-header. Originally, Salido was slated to...Read More

Salido vs. Vargas Rematch Could Be For WBC Interim-Title

BoxingScene.com's Steve Kim first reported on Monday, that WBC super featherweight champion Miguel Berchelt had suffered a right hand injury that forced him to withdraw from a planned defense against ...Read More

Berchelt With Right Hand Issue, Pulled From Salido Fight

Multiple sources have told BoxingScene.com that WBC 130-pound champion, Miguel Berchelt will be unable to defend his title against Orlando Salido as planned on December 9th in Las Vegas....Read More

Jhonny Gonzalez Stays Busy on 11/4 Before Francisco Vargas Bout

Former world champion Jhonny Gonzalez will stay busy - returning to the ring on November 4, when he faces Panamanian Irving Berry at the Joshua Nery Santos Gym in Mexico. The fight was taken to keep h...Read More

Berchelt-Salido in Play, Vargas vs. Gonzalez Eliminator Ordered

As BoxingScene.com reported last week, there are ongoing discussions for Miguel Berchelt of Mexico to make the second defense of his WBC super featherweight world title against his countryman, former ...Read More

Francisco Vargas Now Being Trained By Joel Diaz

The next time former WBC super featherweight titlist, Francisco Vargas, steps into the ring, Joel Diaz will be in his corner as the lead trainer. Back on January 28th, Vargas was halted in eleven roun...Read More

Miura Expected More From Francisco Vargas in KO Loss to Berchelt

Takashi Miura had done his part. The former WBC super featherweight champion knocked out Mexico’s Miguel Roman in the 12th round of their fight January 28 in Indio, California. All that was left for M...Read More

Francisco Vargas Had Surgery on Eyebrows, Wants November Date

Francisco "El Bandido" Vargas lost his WBC super featherweight title in January when he was stopped by Miguel Berchelt at the Fantasy Springs Casino in Indio. Calif. in an HBO televised main event. Th...Read More

Video: Francisco Vargas Talks Berchelt-Miura, Canelo-Chavez

Francisco Vargas Vide Interview - Fighters on the undercard of Canelo vs. Chavez, Jr. hosted a press conference today at MGM Grand Hotel and Casino ahead of their bouts on Saturday, May 6. Co-main eve...Read More

Francisco Vargas' Trainer Wants Him To Rest Until 2018

Thinking ahead, trainer Guillermo Becerril does not want former world champion Francisco 'Bandido' Vargas to enter the ring for the remainder of 2017. He wants the fighter to stay on the shelf, take a...Read More

Francisco Vargas Might Not Return to Ring Until Sometime in 2018

NEW YORK – Francisco Vargas’ promoters want him to take a very extensive break following the brutal beating he suffered against Miguel Berchelt two months ago. In fact, if Golden Boy Promotions presid...Read More

Mikey Garcia Rises at 135: BoxingScene Ratings Update

Lightweight: Mike Garcia returns to the ratings for the first time in well more than a year. In the second fight of his comeback, after being shelved by contract matters, he obliterated a tough oppone...Read More