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The Week’s Boxing Schedule, Featuring Francisco Vargas, Orlando Salido And Artur Beterbiev

If you’re a boxing fan you know where it’s at this weekend: Francisco Vargas vs Orlando Salido on HBO. Everything else seems a little underwhelming by comparison. Francisco Vargas vs Orlando Salido, Saturday, HBO, Carson Calif. In what seems to be a surefire fight of the year candidate, rugged Mexican junior lightweight Vargas takes on hard-as-nails veteran Salido. Sure, Vargas...
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June 02, 2016  |  Discuss

Golden Boy says Francisco Vargas’ failed test due to Mexican livestock

Golden Boy Promotions has issued the following statement with regard to WBC Super Featherweight titlist Francisco “El Bandido” Vargas: “As part of a voluntary testing program that Francisco Vargas requested ahead of his June 4 fight, he tested positive for clenbuterol. “Francisco believes he tested positive due to ingesting contaminated meat in Mexico where clenbuterol is...
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April 28, 2016  |  Discuss

2015 Fight Of The Year: Francisco Vargas Vs Takashi Miura

Francisco Vargas vs Takashi Miura lived in a long shadow. It certainly was the kind of fight you might circle on your calendar on Nov. 21 as one to watch, if you were the sort of diehard boxing fan who was serious enough about the sport to know the names of two men in one of boxing’s serially sorriest divisions, junior lightweight (and, also, if you were the kind of person who...
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December 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Results: Francisco Vargas scores TKO8 over Will Tomlinson

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...
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March 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Francisco Vargas: I’m around the corner from a title, I’ll give Tomlinson my best

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...
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February 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Francisco Vargas vs. Will Tomlinson & Antonio Orozco vs. Emanuel Taylor on March 12th in San Antonio

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...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
January 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Canelo Vs. Lara Results: Francisco Vargas Stops An Insane Juan Manuel Lopez

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...
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July 12, 2014  |  Discuss
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