The former Wba light-Ww champion Jessie Vargas entered this fight with a professional boxing record of 26-1-0 (9 knockouts) and he is ranked as the No.10 welterweight in the world (currently the #1 in this division is Manny Pacquiao) but he comes off his first loss, suffered against Timothy Bradley (=Bradley vs Vargas).
His opponent, the undefeated Sadam Ali, has a perfect record of 22-0-0 (13 knockouts) and he entered as the No.14 in the same weight class. He fought just once last year beating Francisco Santana (=Ali vs Santana). Vargas vs Ali is valid for the vacant WBO World welterweight title; undercard of Luis Ortiz vs Tony Thompson. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Where: DC Armory Washington, District of Columbia, USA
Division: welterweight (147 lbs, 66.7 kg)
Title: vacant WBO World welterweight title
Vargas’ previous fight: Timothy Bradley vs Jessie Vargas
Ali’s previous fight: Sadam Ali vs Francisco Santana
Vargas’ next fight: Manny Pacquiao vs Jessie Vargas
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