Samuel Vargas has promised to make Conor Benn pay for his “wild” errors and says the 24-year-old doesn’t have the expertise to take care of him after they meet over twelve rounds for the WBA Continental Welterweight Title this Saturday April 10, stay on Sky Sports activities within the UK and on DAZN within the U.S. and greater than 200 nations and territories.
Vargas (31-6-2, 14 KOs) is well-known on these shores having floored former World Champion Amir Khan earlier than shedding on factors in a hard-fought battle in September 2018, and the Canadian-Colombian warrior isn’t any stranger to elite degree opposition after sharing the ring with quite a few high quality operators akin to Errol Spence and Danny Garcia.
Undefeated Benn impressed final trip in a big step-up in opposition to Germany’s former IBO World Champion Sebastian Formella, however 31-year-old Vargas believes he presents a a lot tougher activity for ‘The Destroyer’ and is getting ready to inflict a primary profession loss on the teen.
“I’ve taken this combat very significantly,” stated Vargas. “I had an ideal coaching camp and I labored my ass off. I’m actually targeted, and I can’t wait to get in there. That is skilled boxing. Everyone seems to be a menace. Everybody. Particularly at this degree.
“He’s a robust younger fighter. He’s going to return on robust. He seems to be bodily match all the time. He appears very wild and makes errors that he has to pay for. We’ll meet within the centre of the ring and we’ll discover out what he’s about. I’m anticipating him to return to struggle and that’s what I’m ready for.
“I don’t care what he thinks. They’ve hopes for him over right here, I assume. I don’t see it personally. If he’s underestimating me, then the higher it’s for me. I count on numerous followers to tune in and watch the combat. It’s going to be a hell of a present. I’m going to deliver the warmth. He’s going to do no matter he’s capable of do.
“Final time I used to be right here within the UK I got here near closing the present however then I didn’t have sufficient time left within the spherical. This time I’m going to deliver the identical power and end the job. I’m going to provide Conor a proper hand from hell. It could imply loads to me to win this.
“That’s a part of the plan, taking him into the trenches. We’ve obtained to interrupt him down and take his soul. We’re going to interrupt him down little by little. He doesn’t have the expertise to deal with that. He’s obtained to have the identical power that he has within the first spherical within the ninth and tenth. We’ll see about that.”
Benn vs. Vargas tops an enormous evening of motion April 10, Watford’s Shannon Courtenay (6-1, 3 KOs) faces Australia’s Ebanie Bridges (5-0, 2 KOs) for the vacant WBA Bantamweight World Title, Hartlepool’s Savannah Marshall (9-0, 7 KOs) returns after her win over Hannah Rankin, Glasgow Bantamweight Kash Farooq (14-1, 6 KOs) challenges Alexander Espinoza (20-2-2) for the WBC Worldwide Silver Title, Takeley prospect John ‘The Gentleman’ Hedges (1-0) seems to be to construct on his professional debut win final October and Glasgow Heavyweight Nick Campbell makes his skilled debut.