In the main event of the evening in Brooklyn, New York, in the meeting of two ex-world champions Adrien Broner (33-3-1, 24 KOs) and Jesse Vargas (28-2-1, 10 KOs) battled to a draw. The scores were 115-113 in favor of Broner and twice 114-114. The fight was filled with action. At the beginning Vargas looked better, on the ending more forces were saved by Broner.
A live broadcast of the boxing evening from Brooklyn, New York, in the main event of which ex-world champions Adrien Broner (33-3, 24 KOs) will meet also former title holder Jesse Vargas (28-2, 10 KOs). Before the battle, the parties agreed that this 12-round non-title match would take place at an catchweight of 144 pounds.
As reported by ESPN, former world champion in four weight categories Adrien Broner (33-3, 24 KOs) on April 21 at the arena at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn may face former world champion Jesse Vargas (28-2, 10 KOs). Previous opponent of Broner, Omar Figueroa, Jr., refused to fight, citing a shoulder injury.
Former world champion in four different weight classes Adrien Broner beat up a passerby. Broner and his companion rested in a strip club. They came out of the institution in a state of intoxication and the boxer began to give out autographs. Then suddenly he entered into a squabble with his female companion and roughly pushed her.
Showtime drew its biggest audience for boxing of 2017 on Saturday night. Mikey Garcia's masterpiece unanimous decision against Adrien Broner in their junior welterweight fight at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York, averaged 881,000 viewers and peaked at 937,000, according to Nielsen Media Research. It was the network's most watched bout of the year so far.