Using his hand speed and punching power advantage, #1 WBC 122lb contender Ray Vargas (29-0, 22 KOs) boxed his way to a 12 round majority decision tonight over #2 WBC Gavin McDonnell (16-1-2, 4 Kos) to win the vacant WBC super bantamweight title at the Hull Ice Arena in Hull, England. It was a nice effort from both fighters. McDonnell came up short based on the speed and pinpoint accuracy of the 26-year-old Mexican Vargas.
DONCASTER’S Gavin McDonnell is back on the title trail and hasn’t given up hope of winning an elusive world title.
The 33-year-old returns to the ring against Devon’s Jamie Speight in Rotherham tonight and hopes to shake off a few cobwebs before resuming his quest to reach boxing’s pinnacle.… read full article “Gavin McDonnell Targeting Third World Title Tilt”