On Saturday, Sept. 8, Matchroom Boxing traveled to the Arena Birmingham, in Birmingham, England, for Khan vs. Vargas.

In the evening’s main event, former WBA super lightweight world champion Amir Khan took on Colombia’s Samuel Vargas, who is undefeated in his past five fights.

The event aired live at Sky Sports Action (United Kingdom) and Onda Sports (Panama) at 2:00 p.m. ET. The main event streamed live at 5:00 p.m. ET on DAZN (United States).

Amir Khan def. Samuel Vargas by unanimous decision (119-109, 118-110, 119-108)
Jason Welborn def. Tommy Langford by split decision (114-113, 113-114, 115-114)
Scott Fitzgerald def. Craig Morris by TKO. Round 10
Hassan Mwakinyo def. Sam Eggington by TKO. Round 2

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Zach Aittama became a fan of martial arts at an early age. Hooked on the sport after one experience, Zach started training Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and Muay Thai as a teenager. Watching the sport only increased his interest, building a fascination for combat sports around the globe. Years of training and amateur bouts later, Zach continues to train while working and attending school full-time. Zach started writing for Fight Sport Asia in 2014 and joined the Combat Press staff in July of 2015.

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