Shane Mosley vs. Fernando Vargas (2nd meeting)

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2006-07-15 : Shane Mosley 153 lbs beat Fernando Vargas 154 lbs by TKO at 2:38 in round 6 of 12

Bout Summary

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Mosley (43-4, 37 KOs) defeated Vargas (26-4, 22 KOs) in a one-sided rematch at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. Mosley floored Vargas with a left hook in the sixth and Vargas had very hard time in getting up. Referee Kenny Bayless stopped the fight moments later. At the time of the stoppage, Mosley had won every round on all three judges' card. Mosley was much, much quicker than Vargas, easily winning rounds with his speed and combinations.

Purses: Shane Mosley - $4 million plus a percentage of pay-per-view revenue, Fernando Vargas - $3 million plus upside on the pay-per-view