World Boxing Association

Champion Jessie Vargas received the WBA championship belt

By Hilmar Rojas Erazo 11/07/2014

Champion Jessie Vargas received the WBA championship belt

Champion Jessie Vargas received the WBA championship belt. Photo Top Rank

The super lightweight 140-pound regular champion of the WBA, Jessie Vargas, received his black and gold belt.

Vargas won the championship on April 12, 2014 when he defeated former Russian world champion Khabib Allakhverdiev by UD.

The Californian is undefeated after 24 fights, 9 of them won by KO.