Former world champion Liam Smith will take on Jessie Vargas at Madison Square Garden this weekend on the undercard to Katie Taylor vs Amanda Serrano. Here’s everything you need to know Liam Smith vs Jessie Vargas fight details, where, when and how to watch Smith vs Vargas live stream via Fitepass from anywhere in the world.
Smith vs Vargas Live Stream and Start Time
- Date: Saturday, April 30
- Time: 7:00 p.m. ET / 12:00 a.m. GMT
- Vargas vs. Smith (approx): 10:00 p.m. ET
- Live Stream: Fitepass
The main card is scheduled to begin at 7:00 p.m. ET / 12:00 a.m. GMT with the Vargas vs. Smith fight ringwalks scheduled for 10:00 p.m. ET / 3:00 a.m. GMT. These timings are subject to change due to the length of the undercard bouts.
Smith, who held the WBO light-middleweight crown earlier in his career, is eager to secure another world title shot before he hangs up his gloves.
‘Beefy’ is 30 and three in his career and beat Anthony Fowler in his last bout in October.
Vargas has also competed at world level but hasn’t been under the lights since losing to Mikey Garcia in February 2020
Moments weighing in at the limit at 154 pounds, the former two-division world champion Vargas (29-3-2, 11 KOs) got in the face of the 33-year-old Smith (30-3-1, 17 KOs) and just started letting him have it, letting the Liverpool native know what’s in store for him on Saturday night.
Vargas has only won once in the last five years dating back to 2017 and that was against former super featherweight champion Humberto Soto in 2019. All those years without winning has Vargas like a steam kettle that is about to blow.
Jessie Vargas record and bio
- Nationality: American
- Date of birth: May 10, 1989
- Height: 5’11”
- Reach: 70″
- Total fights: 34
- Record: 29-3-2 (11 KOs)
Liam Smith record and bio
- Nationality: English
- Date of birth: July 27, 1988
- Height: 5’9 1/2″
- Reach: n/a
- Total fights: 34
- Record: 30-3-1 (17 KOs)
Vargas vs. Smith fight card
- Katie Taylor vs. Amanda Serrano; For Taylor’s WBA, WBC, WBO and IBF world female lightweight titles
- Jessie Vargas vs. Liam Smith; Super welterweight
- Franchon Crews Dezurn vs. Elin Cederroos; For the WBA, WBC, WBO and IBF super middleweight titles
- Galal Yafai vs. Miguel Cartagena; WBC international flyweight title
- Reshat Mati vs. Joe Eli Hernandez; Welterweight
- Khalil Coe vs. William Langston; Light heavyweight
- Austin Williams vs. Chordale Booker; For the vacant WBA continental Americas middleweight title
- Skye Nicolson vs. Shanecqua Paisley Davis; Women’s featherweight
How to watch Liam Smith vs Jessie Vargas fight from Madison Square Garden?
The 12-round super-welterweight clash will be held on Saturday, April 30. It will take place at Madison Square Garden in New York. It can be streamed via the DAZN as well as Fitepass from anywhere in the world without cable or vpn.