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Photos: Mikey Garcia, Jessie Vargas - Face To Face at LA Presser

Mikey Garcia and Jessie Vargas will clash in a Welterweight blockbuster at Ford Center at the Star in Frisco, Texas on Saturday February 29 live on DAZN in the US and on Sky Sports in the UK. (photos by Cris Esqueda)

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Former four-weight king Garcia (39-1 30 KOs) makes his debut on DAZN with new promoter Eddie Hearn in the same state of his last outing at AT&T Stadium in Arlington in March in a bid to win World honors at a fifth weight.

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Garcia, who turned 32 on Sunday, has now planted his flag in the ground at 147lbs by taking on Vargas, and the popular Californian will aim to make a big statement as he fights in Texas for the tenth time in an already glittering career.

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Former two-weight ruler Vargas (29-2-2 11 KOs) has already tasted glory at Welterweight and is gunning for more glory starting with his clash against Garcia.

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User Comments and Feedback
Comment by TBear on 12-19-2019

Interesting matchup. I imagine the book will have Mikey the favorite but if Vargas comes in sharp we can't rule out a minor upset.

Comment by PoserExposer on 12-19-2019

Vargas is the taller bigger man. If he fights in that manner, Mikey eats another L. Mikey is simply too small for 147.

Comment by GhostofDempsey on 12-19-2019

Jessie will get robbed on the scorecards.

Comment by TreJac on 12-19-2019

[QUOTE=IceTrayDaGang;20264683]lol.. i've been telling mofos that mikey is not a small guy! he's just short, but he's very stocky. people always tryna say mikey is small, he fights at 130-35, but this mofo is actually a fat fvvvk, he's just…

Comment by JakeTheBoxer on 12-19-2019

Mikey is brave to stay at 147, he doesn`t belong there. Jessie should win this. I would prefer to see Mikey against Taylor or Prograis.

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