Undefeated blue-chip rising star Serhii ‘El Flaco’ Bohachuk, (18-0,18 KOs), former world title challenger Brandon ‘The Cannon’ Adams, (22-3, 13 KOs) and talented newcomer and Son of the Legend, Fernando ‘El Feroz’ Vargas, Jr., (1-0, 1 KO), worked out for the Southern California media on Saturday, February 13 at the renowned Churchill Boxing Club in Santa Monica, CA. (photos by Lina Baker)
The workouts were held ahead of their Ring City USA debuts on Thursday, March 4, 2021 from the Felix Pagan Pintor Gym in Guaynabo, Puerto Rico and live on NBC Sports Network and the NBC Sports app, (9:00 p.m. ET/6:00 p.m. PT) with undercard action streaming live on Twitch.
Bohachuk and Adams will clash in their highly anticipated bout serving as the evening’s ten-round main event while Vargas Jr. will face an opponent to be announced in a four-round junior middleweight featured undercard bout. The bout between Bohachuk and Adams bout was originally scheduled for December 3, 2020 but was postponed due to Bohachuk testing positive for COVID-19.
Also on hand at the media workouts were Manny Robles, trainer of Bohachuk, Dub Huntley, trainer of Adams and former junior middleweight world champion Fernando Vargas, Sr., father and trainer of Vargas, Jr. Joining them was Tom Loeffler, President of 360 Promotions and promoter of Bohachuk.