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Timothy Bradley-Jessie Vargas Looms For June 27th

By Steve Kim

Multiple sources have advised BoxingScene.com that a bout between two-division beltholder Tim Bradley (31-1-1, 12KOs) and WBA 'regular' 140-pound champion Jessie Vargas (26-0, 9KOs) is imminent for June 27th at the StubHub Center in Carson, California, in  a bout that will be televised by HBO.

Bradley, was last seen on December 6th getting held to a disputed  12-round draw versus Diego Chaves. During that fight he suffered severe swelling on the left side of his face after bumping heads with the Argentinian in the early rounds. Vargas, the reigning WBA super lightweight titlist defeated Antonio Demarco on the Manny Pacquiao-Chris Algieri undercard in Macoa on November 22nd.

Bradley-Vargas will be a welterweight contest.

Steve Kim is the news editor for BoxingScene.com.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Emon723 on 05-08-2015

[QUOTE=PRBOXINGCOTTO;15622830]We finally see that bum vargas lose without getting a gift k9 is the real big loser he didn't get the cotto fight or Bradley fight lol[/QUOTE] K9 is hard to sell.

Comment by Baltimore on 05-08-2015

Bradley wins by wide unanimous decision I think

Comment by RichCCFC on 05-08-2015

Why are people complaining? Vargas is a decent fighter and don't act like Bradley is a Mayweather type talent wasting his time. It's a good fight.

Comment by Emon723 on 05-08-2015

Bradley is exciting to watch, I don't want to see him with this kind of match up, a fight that could lure everyone to sleep.

Comment by kiaba360 on 05-07-2015

[QUOTE=John Locke;15658447]Yep. It's not a bad match up honestly. Vargas is a good fighter, he lacks power but has decent all round ability. I see Bradley winning an 8-4 type of fight, similar to the Chaves fight.[/QUOTE] Fact is, Bradley/Chaves…

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