Jessie Vargas

“Ruthless”

RECORD

28 - 2 - 0

KOs

10

Weight 147 lbs (66.82 kg)

Age 28

Home Las Vegas, Nevada,

Complete Stats

A one-time Floyd Mayweather protégé and former two-time world champion Jessie Vargas returns to the ring for the first time in more than a year to begin his chase of regaining a 147-pound title. Read Bio

Last Fight

win vs Aaron Herrera

Dec 15, 2017 / Pioneer Event Center, Lancaster. California

Former two-division champion Jessie Vargas scored a dominant UD win over veteran Aaron Herrera in his PBC debut.

Latest News

Jessie Vargas News
Jessie Vargas
Dec 18, 2017 / Jessie Vargas, Vargas vs Herrera

Jessie Vargas Shakes Off Ring Rust, Ready To Dive Into Deep End of 147-pound Pool

After making a victorious ring return after 13 months away, former two-division world champion Jessie Vargas is ready to take on welterweight world champions Keith Thurman or Errol Spence Jr. or former 147-pound titleholders Shawn Porter, Danny Garcia, Devon Alexander and Andre Berto.

Vargas vs Herrera
Dec 15, 2017 / Jessie Vargas, Vargas vs Herrera, Jamal James, John Molina Jr, Ivan Redkach, Wale Omotoso

Jessie Vargas scores dominant victory in PBC debut

Former two-division world champion swept the judges' scorecards against rugged Mexican veteran Aaron Herrera, then proceeded to call out elite welterweights.

Vargas vs Herrera
Dec 14, 2017 / Jessie Vargas, Vargas vs Herrera

Jessie Vargas and Aaron Herrera Both Looking for Concussive Conclusion tomorrow night on FS1

Former two-division champion Jessie Vargas wants to prove he belongs with the welterweight elites, while Mexican veteran Aaron Herrera believes he has the power to foil such plans.

Fights

Jessie Vargas Fights

Win vs Aaron Herrera

Dec 15, 2017 Pioneer Event Center, Lancaster, California

Jessie Vargas WINS against Aaron Herrera by in Round 10 of 10

Loss vs Manny Pacquiao 58-6-2

Nov 05, 2016 Thomas & Mack Center, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA

Jessie Vargas LOSES to Manny Pacquiao by UD in Round 12 of 12

Win vs Sadam Ali 22-0-0

Mar 05, 2016 DC Armory, Washington, District of Columbia, USA

Jessie Vargas WINS against Sadam Ali by TKO in Round 9 of 12

LOSS vs Timothy Bradley Jr 31-1-1

Jun 27, 2015 StubHub Center, Carson, California, USA

Timothy Bradley Jr WINS against Jessie Vargas by UD in Round 12 of 12

Win vs Antonio DeMarco 31-3-1

Nov 23, 2014 Cotai Arena, Venetian Resort, Macao, Macao S.A.R., China

Jessie Vargas WINS against Antonio DeMarco by UD in Round 12 of 12

Win vs Anton Novikov 29-0-0

Aug 02, 2014 The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, Chelsea Ballroom, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA

Jessie Vargas WINS against Anton Novikov by UD in Round 12 of 12

WIN vs Khabib Allakhverdiev 19-0-0

Apr 12, 2014 MGM Grand, Grand Garden Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA

Khabib Allakhverdiev LOSES to Jessie Vargas by UD in Round 12 of 12

Win vs Ray Narh 26-3-0

Oct 11, 2013 Thomas & Mack Center, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA

Jessie Vargas WINS against Ray Narh by UD in Round 10 of 10

Win vs Vito Gasparyan 14-2-5

Dec 07, 2012 Texas Station Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA

Jessie Vargas WINS against Vito Gasparyan by UD in Round 10 of 10

Win vs Aaron Martinez 18-1-1

Sep 13, 2012 Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA

Jessie Vargas WINS against Aaron Martinez by UD in Round 10 of 10

Win vs Steve Forbes 35-10-0

May 05, 2012 MGM Grand, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA

Jessie Vargas WINS against Steve Forbes by UD in Round 10 of 10

Win vs Lanardo Tyner 25-6-2

Feb 24, 2012 Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, The Joint, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA

Jessie Vargas WINS against Lanardo Tyner by UD in Round 10 of 10

Win vs Walter Estrada 39-14-1

Jul 08, 2011 Buffalo Bill's Star Arena, Primm, Nevada, USA

Jessie Vargas WINS against Walter Estrada by KO in Round 2 of 10

Win vs Vivian Harris 29-5-1

Apr 08, 2011 Buffalo Bill's Star Arena, Primm, Nevada, USA

Jessie Vargas WINS against Vivian Harris by RTD in Round 1 of 10

Win vs Cristian Favela 32-27-5

Feb 24, 2011 Club Nokia, Los Angeles, California, USA

Jessie Vargas WINS against Cristian Favela by UD in Round 8 of 8

Win vs Ramon Montano 17-8-2

Dec 11, 2010 Mandalay Bay Hotel & Casino, Mandalay Bay Events Center, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA

Jessie Vargas WINS against Ramon Montano by UD in Round 8 of 8

Win vs Pablo Daniel Sarmiento 34-13-2

Sep 30, 2010 Club Nokia, Los Angeles, California, USA

Jessie Vargas WINS against Pablo Daniel Sarmiento by KO in Round 1 of 8

Win vs Ernesto Zavala 21-4-0

Jun 24, 2010 Club Nokia, Los Angeles, California, USA

Jessie Vargas WINS against Ernesto Zavala by KO in Round 6 of 6

Win vs Arturo Morua 26-14-1

May 01, 2010 MGM Grand, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA

Jessie Vargas WINS against Arturo Morua by TKO in Round 6 of 8

Win vs Robert Luna Jr 5-0-0

Feb 25, 2010 Club Nokia, Los Angeles, California, USA

Jessie Vargas WINS against Robert Luna Jr by TKO in Round 1 of 6

Win vs Rickey Kinney 4-1-0

Jan 29, 2010 Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA

Jessie Vargas WINS against Rickey Kinney by UD in Round 4 of 4

Win vs Travis Hartman 10-15-1

Dec 02, 2009 Liacouras Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

Jessie Vargas WINS against Travis Hartman by TKO in Round 2 of 6

Win vs Raul Tovar 6-1-0

Sep 19, 2009 MGM Grand, Grand Garden Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA

Jessie Vargas WINS against Raul Tovar by UD in Round 6 of 6

WIN vs Anthony Lenk 5-0-0

Apr 17, 2009 Buffalo Bill's Star Arena, Primm, Nevada, USA

Anthony Lenk LOSES to Jessie Vargas by UD in Round 6 of 6

Win vs Antonio Sorria 2-2-0

Dec 05, 2008 Chumash Casino, Santa Ynez, California, USA

Jessie Vargas WINS against Antonio Sorria by UD in Round 4 of 4

Win vs Michaelangelo Lynks 6-8-2

Nov 01, 2008 Home Depot Center, Carson, California, USA

Jessie Vargas WINS against Michaelangelo Lynks by RTD in Round 2 of 4

Win vs Trenton Titsworth 2-2-1

Oct 04, 2008 Pechanga Resort & Casino, Temecula, California, USA

Jessie Vargas WINS against Trenton Titsworth by UD in Round 4 of 4

Win vs Joel Gonzalez 1-0-0

Sep 05, 2008 Buffalo Bill's Star Arena, Primm, Nevada, USA

Jessie Vargas WINS against Joel Gonzalez by KO in Round 1 of 4

Stats

Jessie Vargas “Ruthless”

  • WINS 28
  • LOSSES 2
  • DRAWS 0
  • KOs 10

Weight 147 lbs (66.82 kg)

Height 5'10" (1.78 m)

Reach 71" (180 cm)

  • Born

    May 10, 1989
  • Age

    28
  • Country

    USA
  • Born in

    Los Angeles, CA
  • Trains in

    Las Vegas, NV
  • Stance

    Orthodox
  • Rounds Boxed

    211
  • KO Percentage

    33%
  • Boxing Hero

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