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Rey Vargas
Rey Vargas

Record

36-1-1

Form

SD 12
UD 12
SD 12
UD 10
UD 12

Belts held

WBC World Featherweight champion
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Next Scheduled Defence
TBA
Last defence
United Kingdom flag Ball (19-0-0) SD 12 08-Mar-2024
Time inactive
107 days - (3 months & 15 days)
Won against
Philippines flag Magsayo (24-0-0) SD 12 09-Jul-2022
Time held
715 days - (1 year & 11 months)
Total defences
1
Mar 08 2024
SD 12 United Kingdom flag Ball (19-0-0)
Activity average
Every 715 days - (1 year & 11 months)
Mandatory challenger
TBC
Last mandatory
None Called Yet
Since a mandatory
715 days - (1 year & 11 months)

Stats

age
33
Height
5' 8" / 172 cm
Reach
70.5" / 179 cm
Stance
Orthodox (R)

Full record

Wins
36
By KO
22
KO%
61%
Lost
1
Stopped
0
Draws
1
Debut
2010
Pro RDS
246

Ranking @ Featherweight

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3
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Rey Vargas profile


What is Rey Vargas' Record?

Rey Vargas' record currently stands at 36 wins, 1 loss, and 1 draw. Of those 36 wins, he has stopped 22 of his opponents, so his current knock-out ratio is 61%. In his only defeat, he lost on the scorecards. He's boxed a total of 246 rounds, meaning his professional fights last 6.5 rounds on average.

When was his last fight and how active is he?

Rey Vargas' last fight took place against Nick Ball on March 8, 2024, in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. This was judged a split draw after 12 rounds. That fight was 3 months and 14 days ago.

Vargas' last 5 fights have come over a period of 5 years and 28 days, which means he has been fighting approximately every 1 year and 5 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 58 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 11.6 rounds on average.

What belts does Rey Vargas hold?

He won WBC World Featherweight belt against Mark Magsayo, beating him by split decision after 12 rounds on July 9, 2022. He has held this belt for a total of 714 days (1 year, 11 months and 13 days) and has defended the belt 1 time. He is yet to make a mandatory defense of this belt.

How Old Is Rey Vargas And Where Is he From?

The featherweight is currently 33 years old. He was born on November 25, 1990, so he will turn 34 in 5 months and 3 days.

Vargas was born in Mexico.

How long has Vargas been fighting?

Rey Vargas made his professional debut in April 2010, so he has been a pro for 14 years and 2 months.

How good is he?

Vargas is currently ranked 3rd by The Ring at Featherweight.

How tall is Vargas, What is his Reach And Which Stance Does he Use?

Vargas is 5' 8" tall, which is 172cm. His reach is 70.5 inches, which is 179 cm. Vargas fights from a traditional orthodox stance, which means he favours his right hand as his power hand when fighting.

What are some potential opponents for Rey Vargas?

Some potential future fights for Vargas include Luis Alberto Lopez, Leigh Wood, Nick Ball, Isaac Dogboe and Gary Russell Jr.

What will be Rey Vargas' Next Fight And Where Can I Watch It?

Rey Vargas doesn't currently have a fight scheduled.

Some potential future fights for Vargas include Luis Alberto Lopez, Leigh Wood, Nick Ball, Isaac Dogboe and Gary Russell Jr.

In the UK you can usually stream Vargas' fights on DAZN PPV.

In the US you can usually stream Rey Vargas' fights via DAZN PPV.

What are some recent Rey Vargas results?

Rey Vargas has beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents.

In his last fight, he drew Nick Ball on March 8, 2024, by split draw in their 12 round contest in their WBC World Featherweight championship fight at Kingdom Arena, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

Prior to that, he had been beaten by O’Shaquie Foster on February 11, 2023, by unanimous decision in their WBC World Super Featherweight championship fight at Alamodome, San Antonio, United States.

Going into that contest, he had beaten Mark Magsayo on July 9, 2022, by split decision in their WBC World Featherweight championship fight at Alamodome, San Antonio.

Before that, he had won against Leonardo Baez on November 6, 2021, by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at MGM Grand, Grand Garden Arena, Nevada.

He had beaten Tomoki Kameda on July 13, 2019, by unanimous decision in their WBC World Super Bantamweight championship fight at Dignity Health Sports Park, California.

Rey Vargas Stats
AgeDate Of BirthNationalityHeightReachStanceWeight Division
33November 25, 1990Mexico172 cm179 cmorthodoxFeatherweight (126 lb)
Rey Vargas Record
Professional RecordWinsWins By KOKnockout PercentageLossesLosses By StoppageDrawsPro RoundsDebut
36-1-1362261%1012462010
Rey Vargas Rankings
WeightThe Ring MagazineWBCIBFWBAWBO
Featherweight3----
Rey Vargas Recent Contests
DateOpponentResultReplayVenue
2024-03-08Nick BallDraw (SD 12)Kingdom Arena, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
2023-02-11O’Shaquie FosterLost (UD 12) watch replay Alamodome, San Antonio, TX, United States
2022-07-09Mark MagsayoWon (SD 12) watch replay Alamodome, San Antonio, TX, United States
2021-11-06Leonardo BaezWon (UD 10) watch replay MGM Grand, Grand Garden Arena, Nevada, United States
2019-07-13Tomoki KamedaWon (UD 12)Dignity Health Sports Park, California, United States
2019-02-09Franklin ManzanillaWon (UD 12)Fantasy Springs Casino, California, United States
2018-05-12Azat HovhannisyanWon (UD 12)Turning Stone Resort & Casino, New York, United States
2017-12-02Oscar NegreteWon (UD 12)Madison Square Garden, New York, United States
2017-08-26Ronny RiosWon (UD 12)StubHub Center, Carson, United States
2017-02-25Gavin McDonnellWon (MD 12)Ice Arena, Hull, United Kingdom
2016-06-11Alexis Boureima KaboreWon (UD 12)Arena Coliseo, Mexico City, Mexico
2016-02-27Christian EsquivelWon (TKO 3)Honda Center, Anaheim, United States
2015-09-05Lucian GonzalezWon (UD 8)Centro de Espectáculos del Recinto Ferial, Metepec, Mexico
2015-05-23Edward MansitoWon (UD 10)Centro de Espectáculos del Recinto Ferial, Metepec, Mexico
2015-01-24Nestor Hugo PaniaguaWon (TKO 2)Centro de Convenciones Azul, Ixtapa Zihuatanejo, Mexico

Rey Vargas' next fight

When is Rey Vargas' Next Fight?

Rey Vargas doesn't currently have a fight scheduled.

Some potential future fights for Vargas include Luis Alberto Lopez, Leigh Wood, Nick Ball, Isaac Dogboe and Gary Russell Jr.

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Rey Vargas results

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How can I stream Rey Vargas' Fights?

In the UK you can usually stream Vargas' fights on DAZN PPV.

In the US you can usually stream Rey Vargas' fights via DAZN PPV.

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