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Garcia-Porter is Close, Broner-Vargas Rematch on Tap, Says WBC

On May 25, the purse bid for the welterweight fight between Shawn Porter and Danny García, for the vacant title of the World Boxing Council, is scheduled to take place. According to the president of t...Read More

Jessie Vargas: If Amir Khan is Serious - Let's Do it in September!

Former champions Amir Khan and Jessie Vargas were both in action on April 21st. Khan, in the first of a three fight deal with Eddie Hearn of Matchroom, destroyed the badly overmatched Phil Lo Greco in...Read More

Amir Khan Firm: I Want Adrien Broner Next, Then Kell Brook

Former world champion Amir Khan (32-4, 20 KOs) is really eager to get in the ring with four division champion Adrien Broner. Last month, Broner returned to the ring and fought Jessie Vargas to a twelv...Read More

Video: Jessie Vargas Talks Adrien Broner Draw, Rematch Tactics

Jessie Vargas Video Interview - Badou Jack is having the time of his life. After formally announcing his May 19th world title fight against Adonis Stevenson in Toronto last week, the two-division worl...Read More

Hearn on Crowd: Broner-Vargas Much Bigger Than Jacobs-Sulecki

In the month of April, there were back to back events at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. Last week, the venue held a Showtime televised tripleheader, which featured Gervonta Davis and Jerma...Read More

Jessie Vargas Would Fight Broner in Texas - Rejects Idea of Ohio

Adrien Broner (33-3-1) and Jessie Vargas (28-2-1) battled to a majority draw in a spirited match up Saturday night in Brooklyn. The highly entertaining bout topped a Showtime televised triple header....Read More

Broner-Vargas Telecast Peaked at 891,000 Viewers on Showtime

Adrien Broner hasn’t been able to win a fight decisively since he stopped Ashley Theophane two years ago. Broner still won the ratings game yet again Saturday night. Nielsen Media Research revealed Tu...Read More

Malignaggi Definitely Wants To See a Broner-Vargas Rematch

Brooklyn - 13,964 fans were on hand to see a very good matchup between Adrien Broner (33-3-1, 24 KO’s) and Jessie Vargas (28-2-1, 10 KO’s) inside the Barclays Center. The two fighters battled to a ma...Read More

Jessie Vargas-Adrien Broner: Afterthoughts

Showtime had another good weekend. They’ve had more than a few recently. On a day when Carl Frampton proved too much for Nonito Donaire, Zolani Tete walked away with a win over Omar Narvaez, and Gervo...Read More

Adrien Broner's Post-Fight Antics Create Yet Another Black Cloud

Adrien Broner's Post-Fight Antics Create Yet Another Black Cloud

By Lyle Fitzsimmons - Turns out Jimmy Buffett was dead wrong. The Key West-sopped crooner – in what became his first Billboard Top 40 single way back in 1974 – promised that “Come Monday, it'll be all...Read More

Weekend Review: Charlo, Davis, Frampton Shine - Donaire Falls

Gervonta Davis: Davis had a lot of competition for “biggest winner” this past weekend. Jermall Charlo ended his fight with Hugo Centeno inside two rounds. Carl Frampton schooled Nonito Donaire. And Am...Read More

Broner: My Stock's Up After Vargas Fight; I Performed for Y'all!

NEW YORK – Adrien Broner didn’t get the victory he thinks he earned Saturday night. Broner is sure, though, that the way he fought against Jessie Vargas proved the inconsistent ex-champion can continu...Read More

Broner vs. Vargas - CompuBox Punch Stats

A tale of two fights Jessie Vargas had a 124-82 edge in punches landed over first six rounds, while Adrien Broner outlanded Vargas 112-79 over last six rounds....Read More

Tekashi69 Crew Member Allegedly Fired Gun at Broner Card

Someone in Tekashi69's crew allegedly fired a gun inside the Barclays Center this weekend, but it had nothing to do with Adrien Broner ... TMZ has learned. Law enforcement sources tell us cops believe...Read More

Broner: Vargas Wants Rematch Because It's Most Money He'll Make

NEW YORK – Jessie Vargas and Adrien Broner agreed that they want a rematch as they stood alongside each other at ringside late Saturday night. Whether a second bout between them takes place remains to...Read More

Photos: Broner, Vargas Battle Hard To a Draw - HUGE Gallery

Broner, Vargas Fight Photos Galllery - Adrien Broner and Jessie Vargas spent 12 rounds trading punches. A few moments later, they exchanged angry words and opposite views of what transpired. The one t...Read More

Vargas: I Thought I Beat Broner, But I Can't Dispute The Decision

Adrien Broner and Jessie Vargas spent 12 rounds trading punches. A few moments later, they exchanged angry words and opposite views of what transpired. The one thing the two fighters agreed upon? A re...Read More

Broner: I Won That Fight, You All Know I Beat Jessie Vargas!

Four-division world champion Adrien Broner and two-division world champion Jessie Vargas fought to a highly entertaining 12-round majority draw Saturday night on SHOWTIME in the main event of SHOWTIME...Read More

Adrien Broner, Jessie Vargas Battle To a Majority Draw

Adrien Broner, Jessie Vargas Battle To a Majority Draw

By Keith Idec - NEW YORK – For the first time in his career, Adrien Broner didn’t get the nod in an exceptionally close fight Saturday night. Cincinnati’s Broner bloodied Jessie Vargas’ face and argue...Read More

Adrien Broner vs. Jessie Vargas - LIVE BoxingScene Scorecard

Broner, Vargas Scorecard BoxingScene Live - Fighters competing on Saturday's SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING tripleheader, headlined by four-division champion Adrien Broner battling two-division champion...Read More