Vargas outpoints DeMarco to retain title
- Updated: November 22, 2014
WBA junior welterweight titlist Jessie Vargas retained his belt after earning na 12-round unanimous decision win over Antonio DeMarco in Macao, China.
Vargas (26-0, 9 KOs) controlled the pace in the early going of the fight, before DeMarco (31-4-1, 23 KOs) finally began to find his rhythm. It was a fight with some good action in the latter stages, but Vargas had done enough in the first half of the fight to win with scores of 116-112 from all three judges