Browsing Jessie Vargas

Manny Pacquiao Next Opponent: WBO Welterweight Champion, Jessie Vargas

Posted on 4 Aug, 2016, by in Boxing

The rumor mill regarding the next fight for Manny Pacquiao can end and move on to something else: His next opponent will be Jessie Vargas, the WBO Welterweight champion, who will make his first defense facing the WBO International and lineal welterweight champion. More

Manny Pacquiao Can’t Stay Retired for too Long

Posted on 13 Jul, 2016, by in Boxing

Surprise, surprise: Manny Pacquiao seems to be coming out of retirement, planning on a fight in late fall or early Winter. It’s not going to be Floyd Mayweather, apparently, who is also, at the moment, retired. More

Timothy Bradley Beat Manny Pacquiao Thanks to Ringside Judges; Against Jessie Vargas, it was a Clueless Referee

Posted on 28 Jun, 2015, by in Boxing

Timothy Bradley might be the luckiest boxer on the planet, getting help from unlikely sources to pick up wins he doesn’t deserve. He has now added escaping a knockout by Jessie Vargas to the list, saved by referee Pat Russell to his win over Manny Pacquiao, thanks to blind or corrupt ringside judges in one of the worst decisions seen in the boxing ring in recent years. More

Amir Khan’s Way to Floyd Mayweather Jr

Posted on 19 Sep, 2011, by in Boxing

Amir Khan can’t wait to get his shot at Floyd Mayweather Jr. He’s willing to fight Jessie Vargas (17-0) from the Mayweather stables in order to get a shot in 2012 at the new WBC Weltwerweight champion. More

Floyd Mayweather Busy Promoting Himself and Other Boxers

Posted on 10 Sep, 2011, by in Boxing

Floyd Mayweather has so much on his plate these days he can’t keep his mouth shut about it. Trying to bring some attention to himself after a long time out of the ring prior to his fight with Victor Ortiz next week, Mayweather isn’t shutting up about Manny Pacquiao. Now he’s found someone else to talk about – Amir Khan. More