Amir Khan and Samuel Vargas Hit the Scales – Amir Khan (32-4-0, 20 KOs) will face Samuel Vargas (29-3-2, 14 KOs) at Arena Birmingham on September 8.
The former unified Super-Lightweight ruler is setting his sights on Welterweight World honours this year and steps up that pursuit in Birmingham when he meets Canadian based Colombian Vargas, the 29 year old ranked number 10 in the WBA and having shared the ring with current IBF king Errol Spence and Khan’s old foe Danny Garcia.
Today the boxers hit the scales with these official scores:
147 LBS 12 RDS: Amir Khan 147 lbs. / Samuel Vargas 146 lbs.
Do not miss Frank Lotierzo’s take on this match here:
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By Marcelino Castillo.