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Berchelt-Vargas, Navarrete-Dogboe 5/11 Card Set For Tucson

BoxingScene.com previously first reported that the Miguel Berchelt-Francisco Vargas rematch would be rescheduled for May 11th and that WBO super bantamweight champion Emanuel Navarrete would face Isaa...Read More

Miguel Berchelt Injured, Francisco Vargas Rematch Postponed

Francisco Vargas will have to wait a few more weeks for the chance to avenge the lone loss of his career. Reigning super featherweight titlist Miguel Berchelt was forced out of a scheduled March 23 re...Read More

Francisco Vargas Vows Revenge: I'm Not Impressed By Berchelt

Former world champion Francisco 'Bandido' Vargas is not impressed by the world title reign of fellow Mexican Miguel 'Alacrán' Berchelt, and promised that on March 23 at The Forum in California - he wi...Read More

Top Rank Prez: Berchelt-Vargas Winner in Line For Lomachenko

There will be a big prize in store for the winner of the planned rematch between WBC super featherweight champion Miguel Berchelt and former beltholder Francisco Vargas. The two boxers are scheduled t...Read More

Francisco Vargas Ready To Face Machado or Berchelt

Former world champion Francisco 'Bandido' Vargas revealed that while there is a strong possibility of challenging Puerto Rican champion Alberto 'Explosivo' Machado, the opportunity has also arisen to ...Read More

Alberto Machado Plans For 1-2 More Fights Before Move To 135

Unbeaten Puerto Rican puncher Alberto "El Explosivo" Machado is looking for bigger things after retaining his "regular" super featherweight title of the World Boxing Association (WBA). Machado - with ...Read More

Alberto Machado Eyes Showdown With Francisco Vargas

Alberto "El Explosivo" Machado (21-0, 17 KOs) returned back home to Puerto Rico, after picking up a sensational win on Saturday night in New York City. In his second defense of the World Boxing Associ...Read More

Francisco Vargas Would Embrace Direct Crack at Machado

Former world champion Francisco 'Bandido' Vargas has revealed that in addition to taking part in the World Boxing Council super featherweight eliminator against Eduardo 'Rocky' Hernandez, he also has ...Read More

Francisco Vargas vs. Eduardo Hernandez WBC Eliminator Ordered

The Board of Governors of the World Boxing Council issued an order on Wednesday at the ongoing convention in Kiev, Ukraine - and that order directs a qualifying match at 130 pounds between world ranke...Read More

Alberto Machado: I Want Francisco Vargas Next!

Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas - Alberto "Explosivo" Machado (20-0, 16 KOs) of San Juan, Puerto Rico, retained his WBA super featherweight world title by beating previously undefeated Rafael "Swe...Read More

Eduardo Hernandez Targets Francisco Vargas Eliminator

Oswaldo Kuchle, promoter of the World Boxing Council youth super featherweight champion Eduardo '' Rocky '' Hernandez, is seeking a fight for his boxer to go up against former champion Francisco ''Ban...Read More

Francisco Vargas Pushing Hard To Secure Berchelt Rematch

Former World Boxing Council super featherweight champion, Francisco Vargas (25-1-2, 18 KOs), came along to the WBC weekly presser conference to chat about his "Wall to wall," bricks and mortar demolit...Read More

Vargas Says Salka's 'Wall' Trunks Added Extra Motivation To Win

On Thursday night in Indio, California, super featherweight contender Rod Salka created a lot of controversy in the post-fight of his showdown against former world champion Francisco Vargas. In a figh...Read More

Francisco Vargas Drops, Breaks Down, Stops Rod Salka in Six

Former WBC super featherweight champion Francisco Vargas (25-1-2, 18 KOs), who was working with new head trainer Joel Diaz, broke down and stopped Rod Salka (24-5, 4 KOs) in six rounds. Vargas continu...Read More

Francisco Vargas - Gunslinger Working Towards Another Shootout

Francisco Vargas - Gunslinger Working Towards Another Shootout

By Cliff Rold - Most of the all action guys burn a little faster than their other boxing brethren. The physical toll of their style, their fighting mentality, is exacting. The price is their bodies fa...Read More

Photos: Francisco Vargas, Rod Salka - Ready For War in Indio

Francisco Vargas, Rod Salka Weigh-In Photos Gallery - Former pound-for-pound king and future Hall of Famer Roy Jones, Jr. will be the special VIP guest for the April 12 edition of Golden Boy Boxing on...Read More

Francisco Vargas: I Hope Canelo Stays Focused, Ignores The Critics

For seven years, several international anti-doping agencies have warned athletes about the risk of testing positive for the banned substance clenbuterol after eating meat in Mexico, because many farme...Read More

Photos: Francisco Vargas Putting in Work For Rod Salka

Francisco Vargas Photos Gallery - Francisco "El Bandido" Vargas (24-1-2, 17 KOs), two-time Fight of the Year winner and former WBC Super Featherweight World Champion, hosted a Los Angeles media workou...Read More

Francisco Vargas: Rod Salka Won't Stop Me From World Title Goal!

Two-time Fight of the Year winner and former WBC Super Featherweight World Champion Francisco "El Bandido" Vargas (24-1-2, 17 KOs) will continue his effort to regain a world title as he faces "Lightni...Read More

Francisco Vargas vs. Rod Salka on April 12 at Fantasy Springs

Former WBC super featherweight world champion Francisco "Bandido" Vargas will return to the ring on April 12, when he faces veteran Rod Salka at the Fantasy Springs Casino in California. Vargas (24-1...Read More