Rey Vargas

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Name: Rey Vargas
Birth Name: Rey Geovani Vargas Roldán
Hometown: Otumba, México, Mexico
Birthplace: Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico
Stance: Orthodox
Height: 172cm
Reach: 179cm
Pro Boxer: Record
Amateur Boxer: Record

Trainer: Ignacio Beristain

Amateur Career

  • 2007 Mexican National Championships Silver medallist at Bantamweight, losing to Oscar Valdez 7-13 in the final.
  • 2008 Mexican National Championships Gold medallist at Bantamweight.
  • 2008 World Junior Championships participant in Guadalajara, Mexico, at Bantamweight.
  • 2009 Panamerican Championships Gold medallist in Mexico City, Mexico, at Bantamweight.
  • 2009 World Championships participant in Milan, Italy, at Bantamweight.

Regional & Minor Titles

  • IBF Youth super bantamweight title
  • WBC Youth Intercontinental super bantamweight title
  • WBC Youth Silver super bantamweight title

Professional Record

Championship Record

  • 7 opponents (0 by KO) beaten in world championship bouts.
  • 7-0-0 (0 KO) in world championship bouts.
  • 3-0-0 (1 KO) against former or current world champions:


Preceded by:
Hozumi Hasegawa
Retired
WBC Super Bantamweight Champion
2017 Feb 25 – present
Succeeded by:
Preceded by:
Mark Magsayo
WBC Featherweight Champion
2022 July 09 – present
Succeeded by: