Two Split-T Management Fighters Pick up wins over the weekend

Rolando Vargas and DeAndre Ware Pick up wins over the weekend; Vargas stops Akeem Jackson in 1st round; Ware Stops Ashton Sykes in 3rd


NEW YORK – Two members of the Split-T Management stable picked up victories over the weekend.


On Friday night at The Motor City Casino in Detroit, lightweight Rolando Vargas stopped Akeem Jackson in the opening round of their scheduled six-round bout.


Vargas, 21 years-old of Milwaukee, got back in the win column to raise his record to 6-1 with six knockouts.


DeAndre Ware of Toledo also got back in the win column, as he stopped Ashton Sykes in round three of their scheduled eight-round super middleweight bout in Oregon, Ohio, not far from Ware’s hometown.


Ware, who already has registered wins over Derrick Adkins (5-1-1), Enrique Collazo (11-0-1) and Ronald Ells (16-0-2).


With the win, Ware will look for another big opportunity as his record has reached 14-3-2 with nine knockouts.