Two-time world champion Timothy “Desert Storm” BRADLEY JR and undefeated world champion of the World Boxing Association (WBA) JESSIE VARGAS be making their debut in 2015 when they fight a 12-round welterweight duel on Saturday June 27 at the StubHub Center in Carson, California.
The clash between these warriors will be televised on HBO beginning at 9:45 pm Eastern / Pacific and Mexico on Azteca 7, La Casa del Boxing.
The two-time Mexican Olympian Oscar Valdez, who is unbeaten as a professional, will face his countryman Ruben Tamayo, and will open the HBO telecast over 10 rounds.
“This fight against Tim Bradley is the kind of fights you been looking for to prove my talent. Is a double world champion and has a lot of recognition and I want to be recognized like him and a win on Saturday would give a big boost to my career, “Vargas said during a workout at the Fortune Gym in Los Angeles for the media.
“We are doing a great flat work and know that we must seek to implement our pace of fight and do whatever it takes to annoy Bradley in the ring. This is a great challenge for me, but I am ready not only to face but also to overcome, “added Vargas.
The great Mexican legend Erik “El Terrible” Morales has been working with for this fight Vargas said of his pupil: “I see Vargas to be a great champion. He has the temperament, is a very good fighter and has the quality to be a big star. Also he is young and has already achieved important things,” confided Morales.
The tickets are priced at $ 150, $ 75, $ 50 and $ 25 (plus tax and service charge), can be purchased at http://www.axs.com , by phone at (888) 929-7849 or StubHub Center box office from Monday to Friday 10:00 am to 6:00 pm The boxes are available by calling (877) 604-8777. For information about purchasing groups discounts call (877) 234-8425.