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Photos: Jessie Vargas, Humberto Soto - Ready For Battle

On the eve of a blockbuster Southern California fight night at The Forum and broadcasted live on DAZN, the fighters all successfully tipped the scales at The Belasco Theater in downtown Los Angeles. In the main event of Friday night’s fight card, pound-for-pound star Srisaket Sor Rungvisai and Juan Francisco Estrada will meet again at the site of their first fight, which was a leading contender for “Fight of the Year” in 2018. (photos by Ed Mulholland).

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Rungvisai (47-4-1, 41KOs) will defend his WBC and Ring Magazine Super Flyweight World titles against Estrada (38-3, 26 KOs) in the main event of the evening. In the co-main event of the night, Daniel Roman (26-2-1, 10KOs) and TJ Doheny (21-0, 15KOs) will meet to unify the WBA and IBF Super Bantamweight World titles. Kicking off the main card at 9:30 p.m. ET on DAZN, former two-division World Champion Jessie Vargas (28-2-2, 10KOs) will move up to super welterweight to conquer a new weight class when he faces off against veteran Humberto Soto (69-9-2, 37KOs).

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The televised undercard of the evening will commence at 7:30 p.m. ET on DAZN with three fights before the main card begins at 9:30 p.m. ET.

12-Round WBC & Ring Magazine Super Flyweight World Title Bout @ 115 lbs.

Srisaket Sor Rungvisai: 114.2 lbs.

Juan Francisco Estrada: 114.6 lbs.

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12-Round WBA & IBF Super Bantamweight World Title Bout @ 122 lbs.

Daniel Roman: 121.2 lbs.

TJ Doheny: 121.8 lbs.

10-Round Super Welterweight Bout @ 151 lbs.

Jessie Vargas: 150.4 lbs.

Humberto Soto: 150.4 lbs.

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User Comments and Feedback
Comment by Rocky Tulog on 04-26-2019

Humberto: I am your father Teofimo: No. No! That’s not true! That’s impossible! Humberto: Search your feelings; you know it to be true!

Comment by WallabeeKing on 04-26-2019

[IMG]https://photo.boxingscene.com/uploads/vargas-soto%20(4)_1.jpg[/IMG] I'm riding with the Matchroom girl on the left.

Comment by Bronx23 on 04-26-2019

[QUOTE=MEXfistology;19692285]Both those girls have been with top rank for several fights , nothing new here[/QUOTE] Never said they weren't... But thanks

Comment by Santa_ on 04-25-2019

[QUOTE=.!WAR MIKEY!;19692290]lol vs Rios was supposed to be his retirement fight so he aitn care, probably didint even expect to win. Now he just riding out that W giving himself every chance now to win.[/QUOTE] Soto's on a roll baby!…

Comment by .!WAR MIKEY!. on 04-25-2019

[QUOTE=Santa_;19692272]Wow Zorrita looks great! Much better than the Rios fight :boxing: WAR SOTO!!! [IMG]https://photo.boxingscene.com/uploads/brandon-rios-soto%20(4).jpg[/IMG][/QUOTE] lol vs Rios was supposed to be his retirement fight so he aitn care, probably didint even expect to win. Now he just riding out that…

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