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Adrien Broner vs. Jessie Vargas on April 21 on Showtime

By Dan Ambrose: Injured Omar Figueroa Jr. will be replaced by former WBO welterweight champion Jessie Vargas (28-2, 10 KOs) as the opponent for Adrien ‘The Problem’ Broner (33-3, 24 KOs) for his next fight on April 21 on Showtime Boxing at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York.  → read full story

Jessie Vargas: Thurman should vacate his titles if he wants tune-ups

By Dan Ambrose: Jessie Vargas thinks WBC/WBC welterweight champion Keith ‘One Time’ Thurman (28-0, 22 KOs) is holding his 147 lb.  → read full story

Keith Thurman WON’T fight Jessie Vargas on May 19

By Stanley White: Keith ‘One Time’ Thurman (28-0, 22 KOs) won’t be fighting former world champion Jessie Vargas in his tune-up fight on May 19th as rumored.  → read full story

Keith Thurman: I’m bringing an exciting fight later this year

By Allan Fox: Keith ‘One Time’ Thurman will be fighting on May 19th on Showtime Boxing, but his rumored fight against Jessie Vargas still has yet to be confirmed for his next title defense of his WBA/WBC welterweight titles at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York.  → read full story

Adonis Stevenson-Badou Jack & Keith Thurman-Jessie Vargas on 5/19

By Jim Dower: Two of the upcoming fights on Showtime have WBC light heavyweight champion Adonis Stevenson defending against Badou Jack, and WBA/WBC welterweight champion battling Jessie Vargas on May 19 on the same broadcasts, but at different venues.  → read full story

Porter says Keith Thurman v Jessie Vargas is a done deal for April

By Tim Royner: Shawn Porter says Keith Thurman (28-0, 22 KOs) vs.  → read full story

Jessie Vargas believes he can Knockout Keith Thurman

By Jeff Aranow: Jessie Vargas is hoping that he can get a fight against WBA/WBC welterweight champion Keith ‘One Time’ Thurman when he returns from his 13-month layoff to make a title defense on April 16.  → read full story

Thurman: I’ll fight Spence when the time is right

By Sean Jones: Keith ‘One Time’ Thurman says he’s not ready to fight a unification fight against IBF welterweight champion Errol Spence in 2018, because he’s coming from an injury and he’ll likely be ordered by the WBC to defend against his mandatory challenger Shawn Porter.  → read full story

Keith Thurman vs. Jessie Vargas on April 14

By Tim Royner: Keith ‘One Time’ Thurman (28-0, 22 KOs) will be back from his elbow injury on April 14 to defend his titles against former 2 division world champion Jessie ‘Ruthless’ Vargas (28-2, 10 KOs) at a still to be determined venue.  → read full story

Jessie Vargas wants Thuman or Spence

By Stanley White: After his win over journeyman Aaron Herrera (33-8-1, 22 KOs) last Friday night, former welterweight champion Jessie Vargas (28-2, 10 KOs) called out IBF 147 lb.  → read full story

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