Francisco Vargas faces Rod Salka on April 12 on ESPN

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    Former WBC super featherweight champion Francisco ‘El Bandito’ Vargas (24-1-2, 17 KOs) will be taking a softer than usual fight against former Danny Garcia victim Rod Salka (24-4, 4 KOs) in a scheduled 12 round fight in the main event on ESPN on April 12 at the Fantasy Springs in Indio, California.

    https://www.boxing247.com/boxing-news/francisco-vargas-rod-salka/91632
     
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    Already a thread on this.
     
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    My bad

    Someone please delete this

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    anyone watching this card?
     
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    Can't believe everyone is missing the return of the Rod.
     
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    Man, Salka opens up so much when the throws.
     
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    10-9 Salka. Vargas clearly the more dangerous guy in there though. He'll get to Salka at some point.
     
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    20-18 Salka.Just outworking Vargas early on. Lots of body shots. Starting to get hit a bit more.
     
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    Vargas doesn't look so good here.
     
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    29-28 Salka. another close round, gave it to Vargas for a few good shots late but Salka is outworking him for the most part.
     
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    38-38
     
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    Down goes Salka.
     
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    Vargas taking over after a slow start.

    48-46 Vargas.
     
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    Salka has some skills, he just shouldn't be at this level.
     
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    58-55 Vargas
     
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    Fight is over. Salka's corner stopped it.
     
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    Sounded like a mismatch
     
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    Salka did OK for a few rounds. He just doesn't have the firepower to beat a top level fighter. Reminds me a lot of Joey Gamache.
     
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    He made a decent showing of himself but definitely too high a level.
     
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    I like Vargas a lot...too early to find Morales Barrera replacements but theres always hope!
     
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