The undefeated Wbc super-Bw champion Rey Vargas entered this fight with a perfect record of 33-0-0 (22 knockouts) and he is ranked as the No.2 super bantamweight in the world (currently the #1 in this division is Emanuel Navarrete). In his last three fights he has won over Oscar Negrete (Rey Vargas vs Oscar Negrete), Azat Hovhannisyan (Rey Vargas vs Azat Hovhannisyan) and Franklin Manzanilla (Rey Vargas vs Franklin Manzanilla).
His opponent, the former Wbo Bw and current interim Wbc champ Tomoki Kameda, has a boxing record of 36-2-0 (20 knockouts) and he entered as the No.18 in the same weight class. He suffered his two defeats when he faced Jamie McDonnell in 2015 (Tomoki Kameda vs Jamie McDonnell I and Jamie McDonnell vs Tomoki Kameda II), since then he has won five bouts beating Daniel Noriega and Abigail Medina in 2018 (Tomoki Kameda vs Abigail Medina). Vargas vs Kameda is valid for the WBC World super bantamweight title (Vargas’ fifth defense). Watch the video and rate this fight!
Where: Dignity Health Sports Park , Carson, California, USA
Division: super bantamweight (122 lbs, 55.3 kg)
Title: WBC World super bantamweight title
Vargas’ previous fight: Rey Vargas vs Franklin Manzanilla
Kameda’s previous fight: Tomoki Kameda vs Abigail Medina
Vargas vs Kameda full fight video:
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