Fernando Vargas' fight on hold

Updated: February 16, 2011, 2:53 PM ET
By Dan Rafael | ESPN.com

The comeback of former two-time junior middleweight titleholder Fernando Vargas has been postponed because of illness.

Vargas, one of boxing's most popular fighters during his heyday, was slated to fight for the first time in more than three years against super middleweight Henry Buchanan (20-2, 13 KO) on April 16 at Hard Rock Casino in Las Vegas.

However, according to promoter Roy Englebrecht, who was assisting Vargas' promotional company in putting on the card, Vargas ...

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