Finally, the most awaited event is just around the corner. Mikey Garcia vs Jessie Vargas will be having a clash on Saturday 29 February.
The event will take place at Ford Center at The Star, Frisco, Texas. Viewers can watch the live Mikey Garcia vs Jessie Vargas on DAZN in the US and on Sky Sports in the UK.
Fans who are living in other countries than the US and UK can also enjoy online Mikey Garciavs Jessie Vargas by connecting to Australia VPN to bypass geo-restrictions of the match.
Mikey Garcia Details
Mikey Garcia age 32, height 5’6”, reach 68 inches and stance orthodox. Garcia owns a winning streak of 39 matches. Garcia lost his first professional match in March 2019 against Errol Spence Jr in an IBF welterweight title.
However, Garcia’s motivation is still sky high and he’s all set to come back in the ring this year.
Garcia’s overall record is quite impressive below, you can see Garcia’s championships:
- Former WBO champion
- WBO junior lightweight champion
- WBC lightweight champion
- IBF junior welterweight, lightweight and welterweight champion
- The Ring featherweight champion.
Jessie Vargas Details
Jessie Vargas age 30, height, 5’11”, reach, 71-inch and an orthodox stance. Vargas has been an aggressive boxer with two drawn matches against Adrien Broner and Thomas Dulorme. However, Vargas made a comeback in his recent match against Humberto Soto, Vargas took off Soto with a technical knockout in the sixth round. See Vargas winning titles below:
- WBA and IBO super lightweight champion.
Vargas saved both of the titles twice however, he was about to win the WBO welterweight title besides Sadam Ali but lost it in the next fight with Manny Pacquiao.
Garcia, after losing his careers’ first match against Errol Spence Jr, is now excited to get back in the ring after his 32 birthday. Both boxers are all set to make a comeback in the ring after 10 months.
This would definitely be an interesting welter-weight match-up because both fighters have strong technical abilities that will surely give an exciting fight night to the fans.
Moreover, this match will be a new start for Garcia to try all his fighting skills hard. In an interview, Garcia explained that he doesn’t take easy fights and this fight with Jessie will be a tough fight.
In addition, Garcia has fought against some of the biggest fighters of the time because he likes to fight against those foes who can bring up the thrill in him.
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With Garcia’s conversation, fans can feel the heat and excitement that this match will bring up just after a few days, on 29 Feb 2020.
Jessie Vargas has much more in response. According to Vargas, Garcia is respectable for him, but he comprises more technical skills to win the fight. Vargas believes that he owns speed and a technique that will benefit him during facing off Garcia.
He also believes that he is one of the fastest fighters and that’s something which he must take advantage of in the fight. Vargas has good size and he plans to use his size to the best to win the upcoming match.
Mikey Garcia vs Jessie Vargas will be a total deal maker for anyone who wins it. The fight will bring big opportunities for the winner.
Vargas also explained that he is making great efforts to maintain the 147-pound limit. Vargas’s most recent fight against Humberto took place in April 2019 that was a sixth-round match with a 151-pound catchweight.
In case, if Vargas wins the match against his great opponent Garcia, then there will be chances for him to appear as the super welterweight.
It’s hard to predict but in terms of size, Garcia is five inches shorter compared to its foe which means Vargas can avail the size advantage. But, According to various experts, this fight could be a major comeback for Garcia, and Garcia will try hard to win his first welterweight fight. However, Vargas is resuming back after winning against Soto, the timing may favor Vargas.
Garcia must need to get his 100% confidence for this new weight and if he’s not going to get comfortable with this then he may lose the fight again.