Fight photos from Saturday’s HBO show featuring victories by Luis Ortiz, Jessie Vargas and more in Washington, D.C.
Jessie Vargas showed off his full array of punches against Sadam Ali, dropping him twice and finishing him in the ninth round to claim the vacant WBO welterweight title.
Sadam Ali has always let his actions speak for him, whether it’s beating Terence Crawford in the amateurs or facing Jessie Vargas.
Weights and photos for Saturday’s card in Washington, D.C., featuring heavyweights Luis Ortiz and Tony Thompson, plus welterweights Sadam Ali and Jessie Vargas.
The Top Rank CEO is also looking at Vasyl Lomachenko vs. Nicholas Walters, with Felix Verdejo in the co-main, for June 11 at Madison Square Garden.
Jessie Vargas has been relentless in the trash talk, claiming Sadam Ali has changed his defense to prepare for him when they fight for the WBO welterweight title.
Welterweight Jessie Vargas dismisses Sadam Ali as a pretender, not on his level, claiming he will make the ‘World Kid’ quit in their upcoming title fight.
Trainer Andre Rozier expects that Sadam Ali, denied the chance to face Tim Bradley, will unleash some KO-inducing frustration on Jessie Vargas in March.
Tim Bradley won a unanimous decision over Jessie Vargas but he didn’t do it without wild adversity and controversial drama in the final seconds of the bout.
RingTV’s Alan Massengale spoke to Tim Bradley and Jessie Vargas about their HBO-televised welterweight clash for the vacant WBO title tonight in Carson, California.
Tim Bradley and Jessie Vargas both weighed in at 146.4 pounds for their welterweight matchup tomorrow at StubHub Center in Carson, California.
Hear what Tim Bradley, Jessie Vargas and their trainers — Joel Diaz and Erik Morales — had to say during their recent media workouts