Results: Samuel Vargas beats Ali Funeka

In a fight that more than lived up to its billing, Samuel Vargas and Ali Funeka went to war for ten rounds at the Brampton Powerade Centre on Saturday night.

Ultimately, it was Vargas who came out on top with a majority decision, but Funeka showed he had plenty left to give at 39 years of age.

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Vargas And Funeka Make Weight; Fight Live On PPV Tomorrow Night!

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Samuel Vargas and Ali Funeka hit the scales today in Toronto, and like true professionals, both were on weight.

Vargas weighed in at 146.5 pounds, while Funeka came in at a trim 144.5. The WBA-NABA title will be on the line, as both men look towards a possible world title opportunity in the near future.

The remainder of the fighters on the undercard will weigh in tomorrow morning at 8:00 AM ET.

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Samuel Vargas vs. Ali Funeka Headlines “Face Off” in NABA title fight

Ontario, Canada (July 5, 2017) – North American Boxing Association welterweight champion Samuel Vargas has been on boxing’s biggest stage and he’s determined to prove that he still belongs there.

The 28-year-old Vargas (27-3-1, 14 KOs) steps up in one of the most significant fights of his career, August 19, as he defends his NABA title against three-time world title challenger Ali “Rush Hour” Funeka (39-6-3, 31 KOs) in the main event of Lee Baxter Promotions’ (LBP) second event at the Brampton Powerade Centre, “Face Off”, in Brampton, Ontario, Canada.

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Samuel Vargas battles Ali Funeka 8/19

Samuel Vargas has been on boxing’s biggest stage, and he’s determined to prove that he still belongs there.

On August 19, Vargas steps up in one of the biggest fights of his career, as he battles Ali Funeka in the main event of Lee Baxter Promotions’ second event at the Brampton Powerade Centre.

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