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Andre Ward, world title bouts close for Canelo-Cotto undercard

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The undercard for the November 21 showdown between Canelo Alvarez and Miguel Cotto appears to be taking shape.

According to Dan Rafael, Roc Nation is putting the finishing touches on a three fight deal for Andre Ward (28-0, 15 KO) with HBO that would have Ward as the co-feature on the pay-per-view in a light heavyweight bout.

An agreement has also been reached for a junior lightweight title fight between Takashi Miura and Francisco Vargas.

Miura (29-2-2, 22 KO) is coming off an impressive knockout victor over Billy Dib while Vargas (22-0-1, 16 KO) has picked up three consecutive stoppage victories against solid opponents that include Will Tomlinson and Juan Manuel Lopez.

Randy Caballero (22-0, 13 KO) is also looking to return on the card to defend his title against Lee Haskins (32-3, 14 KO) of England, who earned the interim bantamweight title while Caballero was recovering from a foot injury.

One Comment

  1. Ramon Aranda

    September 18, 2015 at 11:44 am

    Would be a really good looking card if Ward gets on it.

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