Rey Vargas outclass Oscar Negrete

By Daily Sports on December 3, 2017

Views: 442

The much taller 5’7 ½” WBC super flyweight champion Rey Vargas (31-0, 22 KOs) used his height and reach advantage to defeat voluntary challenger Oscar Negrete (17-1, 7 KOs) by a one-sided 12 round unanimous decision on Saturday night at Madison Square Garden in New York.

Vargas vs. Negrete is the co-feature bout on the HBO World Championship Boxing card headlined by Miguel Cotto vs. Sadam Ali.

The judges scored the Vargas-Negrete fight 119-108, 119-108, and 120-108. It took Negrete 6 rounds to realize that he would be more effective fighting on the inside rather than the outside.

Negrete had tried to use an in and out style of fighting against Vargas, but it didn’t work well. Vargas was adept at catching Negrete with shots when he was coming forward.

Vargas suffered cuts over both eyes, starting in round 5. The first cut over his right eye of Vargas seemed to slow him down a little in the 5th and 6th, and this enabled Negrete to be more effective than he’d been in the previous rounds.

•Photo shows Rey Vargas.

Source Daily Sports

Posted December 3, 2017

Share on facebook Yahoo mail icon Gmail icon Share on Google+


 

You may also like...
MFM too hot to handle, win second straight...

Plateau United extend derby supremacy vs. Lobi Stars...

Wikki Tourists edge out Lobi Stars in Jos...

Arsene Wenger says Chelsea will struggle to retain...

Chris Froome says his legacy will not be...

Sharapova seeks redemption on Roland Garros clay

 

Latest News Breaking: Super Eagles bounce back powerfully in Russia, beat Iceland to brighten qualification chances World Cup Cracker: Iceland’s star midfielder set to miss Nigeria clash Pastor demands money to pray for Super Eagles’ win over Iceland Ndidi ready to die for Nigeria against Iceland No sex ban for Iceland ahead of Nigeria cracker Rohr: Nigeria are underdogs against Iceland Saraki, others to watch Super Eagles battle Iceland in Volgograd World Cup: Croatia’s Modric feels for Messi after Argentina flop Man Utd complete Fred deal Why younger players are not winning Grand Slams — Federer Serena Williams: Young boys need domestic abuse education BREAKING NEWS: Croatia humiliate Argentina 3-0 to romp into Russia 2028 knockout stage

 

Most Read Rangers International going, going . . . (43,696 views) Amaju Pinnick: A cat with nine lives (36,062 views) Missing $150,000 IAAF Grant: Solomon Dalung’s Hide and Seek game (34,995 views) Sports Development: Zenith Bank on the zenith (33,938 views) Current issues in Nigerian sports: Matters arising (33,009 views) Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje’s solid footprints, commitment to sports development in Kano State (32,698 views) Commonwealth Games 2018: Shame of Muhammadu Buhari, Solomon Dalung (32,263 views) Olopade, BET9A wave of revolution in NNL (31,929 views) Ibrahimovic’s Man U exit: Whose decision is it? And in whose interest? (29,257 views) World Cup Friendlies: Eagles Beware! (28,529 views) Let’s save Kelechi Emeteole's life! Let’s follow Omeruo, others' shining examples (28,204 views) Nkechi Obi and Nationwide League: One success story (27,537 views)

 

 

 

 

 

News Athletics (242) Basketball (93) Boxing (480) Columnists (313) Euro Soccer Update (2980) Fans Assembly (3) From the Grassroots (39) Golf (62) Interviews (13) Live Commentary (2) News (3635) NPL Glo Premier League (950) People and Places (22) Readers Parliament (5) Tennis (389)

 

 

 

Phone numbers

Tel: +234(0)8066020976
+234(0)8055068145
+234(0)7013416146
+234(0)8094272884

Email addresses

info@dailysportsng.com
support@dailysportsng.com
publisher@dailysportsng.com

Office address

No 3, Adetoun Close, Off College Road, Ogba, Ikeja Lagos.
Website: www.dailysportsng.com

Social Media