‘He Doesn’t Know What Fear Looks Like’ – Conor Benn Takes a Dig at Samuel Vargas

Published 04/10/2021, 1:00 PM EDT


The undefeated welterweight, Conor Benn, will headline the main event against Samuel Vargas on Saturday night. This will be Benn’s third title defense, wherein he’ll look to retain his WBA continental welterweight strap.

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Ahead of this epic encounter, Benn shared a face-off video with his adversary. Here, he issued a fierce warning to Vargas for this much-awaited clash. He wrote, “Said he saw fear in my eyes. Then he doesn’t know what fear looks like!”

In this rugged face-off, the ‘Destroyer’ kept asserting that he doesn’t fear anyone, and moving into this fight he’s extremely pumped.

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The young gun, Benn, began his pro-boxing career in 2016 and has tasted an abundance of success. But the Brit is hungry for more, and he doesn’t wish to budge an inch from achieving his goals. However, he will be up against a tough adversary who has boxed in 22 fights more than him.

Samuel Vargas (31-6-2) won’t give it so easily to him in this fight, as he will look to use his experience to thwart the youngster’s ascent in the division.

The Destroyer‘ is an abrupt favorite in this fight. He adapts an offensive approach to tackle his opponents, and until now he’s remained fairly successful in the same.

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What will a win mean to Conor Benn?

The young force in the sport has an ultimate aim to challenge the bigwigs of the division. But for that, he’ll have to remove a major roadblock from his way in the form of Samuel Vargas.

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If ‘The Destroyer’ somehow gets past the 31-year-old in this title defense fight, needless to say, he’ll open himself up for even bigger opponents. With the astonishing prowess Benn brings to the table, it’ll be interesting to see how he presents himself on fight night.

He’ll look forward to defending his belt as well as continuing with the undefeated stint for a substantial period. Do you envisage Conor Benn claiming a win against Samuel Vargas?

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Prathamesh Singh Chauhan

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Prathamesh Singh Chauhan is a Boxing Author at EssentiallySports. He is a graduate from the International Institute of Sports Management who combines his love for sports, particularly combat sports, and his flair for writing and analysis to help him in his day-to-day work. He has prior professional experience with sporting organizations such as Star Sports, Khelo India, and NBA.

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