Francisco “El Bandido” Vargas (22-0-1, 16 KOs) and “Wild” Will Tomlinson (23-2-1, 13 KOs) fought in an action packed battle last night live on HBO Latino Boxing from the Freeman Coliseum in San Antonio, Texas.
In the main event, Vargas and Tomlinson faced off in a bloody match as both fighters suffered lacerations to the face and took hard punches to the body. The...
Tomorrow night, the unbeaten Francisco Vargas takes on Will Tomlinson in San Antonio, Texas, in a fight televised on HBO Latino. Check out the weigh-in results & photos here.
Mexico City, MEX
21-0-1 (15 KOs)
23-1-1 (13 KOs)
Weight: 129.5 lbs.
Weight: 130 lbs.
Francisco “EL Bandido” Vargas and “Wild” Will Tomlinson hosted a conference call to discuss their upcoming bout live from the Freeman Coliseum in San Antonio, Texas on Thursday, March 12, broadcasted live on HBO Latino Boxing.
FRANCISCO “EL BANDIDO” VARGAS
“I am very excited and motivated, and I know Will Tomlinson is coming ready for a good fight, and I’m going to...
Golden Boy Promotions returns to San Antonio, Texas on Thursday, March 12 with a special HBO Latino Boxing two-fight live telecast co-promoted by Leija*Battah Promotions. In the headlining bout, 2008 Mexican Olympian Francisco "El Bandido" Vargas (21-0-1, 15 KOs) will put his undefeated record on the line when he faces off against Australian "Wild" Will Tomlinson (23-1-1, 13 KOs...
It comes as no great surprise that boxing’s most compelling fixture – another episode in the ongoing saga between Puerto Rican and Mexican prize fighters – produced 2014’s Round of the Year (as was the case in 2012). Equally unsurprising, perhaps, was Juan Manuel Lopez’s inclusion on the Puerto Rican side of the tie. “JuanMa,” as Lopez is known, had been saddled with...
JuanMa Lopez just can’t help himself — if there’s a brawl to be had, he’ll walk right into it. Francisco Vargas escorted him there Saturday on the Showtime pay-per-view undercard of Saul Alvarez-Erislandy Lara, and to his everlasting credit and detriment, JuanMa said, “sure.” The fight was stopped between the 2nd and 3rd rounds.
JuanMa has been a ton of fun for a long...
PUERTO RICO - La Isla Bonita played host to the final stop on the Canelo Alvarado vs. Erislandy Lara press tour to promote their upcoming July 12th clash on showtime PPV. While Canelo reiterated his commitment to hard work Lara discussed the brotherhood between Puerto Rico and Cuba. Joining them on the dais, along with their respective teams, Puerto Rican JuanMa Lopez and Mexico’s...
Full results from NY:
Mikey Garcia def. Juan Carlos Burgos via UD (118-110, 118-110, 119-109)
Bryant Jennings def. Artur Szpilka via TKO in R10
Seanie Monaghan def. Matt Vanda via TKO in R1 due to injury
Felix “El Diamante” Verdejo def. Lauro Alcantar via KO in R1
Jesse Hart def. Derrick Findley via UD (60-54X3)
Julian Rodriguez def. Neyeine Muang via KO in R1
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Full weights from New York:
Mikey Garcia 129.2 vs. Juan Carlos Burgos 129 (WBO jr lightweight title)
Bryant Jennings 225 vs. Artur Szpilka 223.6
Seanie Monaghan 174 vs. Matt Vanda 173.2
Felix Verdejo 134.6 vs. Lauro Alcantar 135.2
Jesse Hart 169 vs. Derrick Findley 168.2
Alberto Machado 126.6 vs. Nuwan Jayakody 125.8
Francisco Vargas 149 vs. Eligio Lopez 146.4
Julian Rodriguez 141...