Fernando Vargas says Ryan Garcia vs. Tank Davis should marinate more

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Fernando ‘Ferocious’ Vargas says he would like to see Ryan Garcia and Gervonta ‘Tank’ Davis let their clash marinate more to pump it up to create more interest and make more money before fighting.

Vargas, who is no stranger to taking fights earlier than he should have in his career, feels that the unbeaten King Ryan (21-0, 18 KOs) and WBA 135-lb champion Tank (24-0, 23 KOs) could build their fight into a Floyd Mayweather Jr vs.… read full article “Fernando Vargas says Ryan Garcia vs. Tank Davis should marinate more”

20 Years Ago Today: The Savage Trinidad Vs. Vargas War

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Twenty years ago today, two unbeaten warriors who could both punch like hell met in Las Vegas to shoot it out with 154-pound supremacy at stake. Felix Trinidad, then a perfect 38-0, met Fernando Vargas, spotless at 20-0, and fans everywhere expected a war.… read full article “20 Years Ago Today: The Savage Trinidad Vs. Vargas War”

Boxing Hall of Fame candidates Class of 2021

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Thirteen of 42 official candidates for induction into the International Boxing Hall of Fame (IBHOF), Class of 2021 (Modern participants), are USA Boxing alumni, including virtual locks Floyd Mayweather, Jr. and Andre Ward.

Members of the Boxing Writers Association of America (BWAA) and an international panel of boxing historians will vote (maximum of 5) for the Class of 2021, which will be announced in early December. … read full article “Boxing Hall of Fame candidates Class of 2021”

Fernando Vargas says Mikey Garcia beats Errol Spence using “Mayweather intelligence”

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Former IBF/WBA junior middleweight champion Fernando Vargas is picking Mikey Garcia to defeat IBF welterweight champion Errol Spence Jr. (24-0, 21 KOs) on Saturday night by using his “Mayweather intelligence” to beat him with brains rather than brawn or size.… read full article “Fernando Vargas says Mikey Garcia beats Errol Spence using “Mayweather intelligence””

Results: Ryan Garcia destroys Fernando Vargas

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Rising sensation Ryan “The Flash” Garcia (13-0, 7 KOs) exceeded all expectations in his headlining debut as he scored an explosive first-round knockout win against Tijuana, Mexico’s Fernando Vargas (33-16-3, 24 KOs) to defend his Junior NABF Super Featherweight Title in the main event of the March 22 edition of Golden Boy Boxing on ESPN and in front of a sold-out crowd of 1,807 boxing fans at Fantasy Springs Resort Casino in Indio, Calif.… read full article “Results: Ryan Garcia destroys Fernando Vargas”

Ryan Garcia talks Fernando Vargas fight

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Ryan “Kingry” Garcia (13-0, 12 KOs), the 2017 consensus prospect of the year out of Victorville, Calif., hosted a media workout at Legendz Boxing ahead of his 10-round fight for the Junior NABF Super Featherweight Title and the vacant NABA USA Super Featherweight Title in the main event of the March 22 edition of Golden Boy Boxing on ESPN at Fantasy Springs Resort Casino in Indio, Calif.… read full article “Ryan Garcia talks Fernando Vargas fight”

Julio Cesar Chavez Sr. guest for Ryan Garcia vs. Fernando Vargas on 3/22

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Julio Cesar Chavez Sr., one of the best Mexican boxers of all time and a former six-time, three-division world champion, will be the special VIP guest for the March 22 edition of Golden Boy Boxing on ESPN at Fantasy Springs Resort Casino in Indio, Calif.… read full article “Julio Cesar Chavez Sr. guest for Ryan Garcia vs. Fernando Vargas on 3/22”

Ryan Garcia faces Fernando Vargas on 3/22 on ESPN

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Ryan “Kingry” Garcia (13-0, 12 KOs), the 2017 consensus prospect of the year out of Victorville, Calif., will put his Junior NABF Super Featherweight Title on the line in his first headlining bout on the March 22 edition of Golden Boy Boxing on ESPN at Fantasy Springs Resort Casino in Indio, Calif. Garcia, a rising phenomenon of modern boxing, will also fight for the vacant NABA USA Super Featherweight Title as he faces the tough Mexican pugilist Fernando Vargas (32-15-3, 24 KOs) in this ten-round affair. ESPN and ESPN Deportes will air the fights beginning at 9:00 p.m. ET/6:00 p.m. PT, and stream live on ESPN3 starting at 7:30 p.m. ET/4:30 p.m. PT.

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