Belts on The Line
Current rankings @ Super Featherweight
When is Vargas vs Foster?
Rey Vargas could take on O’Shaquie Foster in Spring 2023 in the United States.
The fight would be scheduled for 12 rounds in the Super Featherweight division, which means the weight limit would be 130 pounds (9.3 stone or 59 KG).
The contest would be for the vacant WBC super featherweight championship of the world.
Vargas vs Foster stats
Rey Vargas would step into the ring with an undefeated record of 36 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 22 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
O’Shaquie Foster would make his way to the ring with a record of 19 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, with 11 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest Vargas would have a slight advantage in power over Foster, with a 61% knock out percentage over Foster's 58%.
Rey Vargas is the older man by 3 years, at 32 years old.
Foster has a height advantage of 1 inch over Vargas. This also extends to a 2-inch reach advantage.
Both Rey Vargas & O’Shaquie Foster fight out of an orthodox stance.
Vargas is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had 15 more fights, and made his debut in 2010, 2 years and 4 months earlier than Foster, whose first professional fight was in 2012. He has fought 112 more professional rounds, 222 to Foster's 110.
O’Shaquie Foster is currently ranked number 1 by the WBC, 11 by the IBF and 6 by the RING in the 130lb division.
Vargas vs Foster form
Vargas remains undefeated as a professional.
In his last fight, he defeated Mark Magsayo on 9th July 2022 by split decision in their WBC World Featherweight championship fight at Alamodome, San Antonio, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Leonardo Baez on 6th November 2021 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at MGM Grand, Grand Garden Arena, Nevada.
Going into that contest, he had beat Tomoki Kameda on 13th July 2019 by unanimous decision in their WBC World Super Bantamweight championship fight at Dignity Health Sports Park, California.
Before that, he had won against Franklin Manzanilla on 9th February 2019 by unanimous decision in their WBC World Super Bantamweight championship fight at Fantasy Springs Casino, California.
He had beat Azat Hovhannisyan on 12th May 2018 by unanimous decision in their WBC World Super Bantamweight championship fight at Turning Stone Resort & Casino, New York.
Vargas' last 5 fights have come over a period of 4 years, 6 months and 20 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 10 months and 29 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 58 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 11.6 rounds on average.
Foster's last 2 fights have come over a period of 2 years and 13 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 1 year and 6 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 21 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 10.5 rounds on average.
What are the odds on Vargas vs Foster?
Sorry, we couldn’t find any odds for Vargas vs Foster yet. If a contest doesn’t have odds initially after it is announced, bookmakers usually release them closer to the day of the fight.
|Winner / Verdict||% of users|
Be the first to leave your prediction on Vargas vs Foster