Fernando Vargas vs. Ricardo Mayorga

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2007-11-23 : Fernando Vargas 164 lbs lost to Ricardo Mayorga 164 lbs by MD in round 12 of 12

  • WBC Continental Americas Super Middleweight Title (Vacant title)
  • Weights: 164 lbs (each)
  • Aired on: Showtime Pay-Per-View

Comments

  • The fight was rescheduled due to Vargas health problems.
  • Lots of colourful pre-fight trash talk with Mayorga calling Vargas "pig"
  • A glass screen was placed between the fighters at the weigh in
  • A hard combination from Mayorga sent Vargas down in the final seconds of the first round.
  • A cut opened up near the left eye of Vargas in round three.
  • A solid right hand by Mayorga dropped Vargas in the final five seconds of the eleventh round.
  • Vargas's final fight, with Mayorga expressing an interest in seeking big fights at 147