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Oscar Valdez wants to fight in December

By Chris Williams: WBO featherweight champion Oscar Valdez (24-0, 19 KOs) is hoping to comeback from his broken jaw to defend his WBO title in December if he’s given the green light by his doctor to return to the ring. … Read

Oscar Valdez expected back in early 2019 says Arum

By Allan Fox: WBO featherweight champion Oscar Valdez has the wires removed from his broken jaw on Friday, according to ESPN. Valdez (24-0, 19 KOs) likely won’t resume fighting until early 2019, says his promoter Bob Arum of Top Rank. … Read

Frampton vs. Donaire winner to face Oscar Valdez

By Jim Dower: The winner of next month’s April 21st fight between former world champions Carl Frampton (24-1, 14 KOs) and Nonito Donaire (38-4, 24 KOs) will be facing unbeaten WBO World featherweight champion Oscar Valdez (24-0, 14 KOs), as soon as he recovers from his broken jaw he suffered in his last fight against […]

Oscar Valdez’s broken jaw wired shut

By Jeff Aranow: WBO World featherweight champion Oscar Valdez (24-0, 19 KOs) had his broken jaw wired shut following his 12 round unanimous decision victory last Saturday night over Scott Quigg (34-2-2, 25 KOs) at the StubHub Center in Carson, California. … Read

Quigg: I should have cut the ring off more on Valdez

By Tim Royner: Scott Quigg (34-2-2, 25 KOs) says the biggest mistake he made last Saturday night against WBO World featherweight champion Oscar Valdez (24-0, 19 KOs) was not cutting the ring off enough to get to him and force him to fight in the middle rounds of their fight at the StubHub Center in […]

Oscar Valdez suffers jaw injury in win over Scott Quigg

By Jeff Aranow: Oscar Valdez (24-0, 19 KOs) got more than he bargained for in defending his WBO featherweight title against Scott Quigg (34-2-2, 25 KOs) last Saturday night at the StubHub Center in Carson, California. … Read

Oscar Valdez vs. Scott Quigg – Results

By Jim Dower: WBO World featherweight champion Oscar Valdez (24-0, 19 KOs) defeated former 122 lb. champion Scott Quigg (34-2-2, 25 KOs) by a 12 round unanimous decision on Saturday night in a fight that was a very hard one for the Mexican fighter on ESPN at the StubHub Center in Carson, California.… Read

Oscar Valdez vs. Scott Quigg is still on for tonight

By Chris Williams: Oscar Valdez and Scott Quigg are still facing each other on Saturday night on ESPN after a brief morning scare. It was up to Valdez and Top Rank whether they wanted to go through with the fight against Quigg or not, and ultimately they decided to do it. … Read

Frampton says he’ll give Quigg a rematch if he wins world title

By Tim Royner: Carl Frampton says he’ll give Scott Quigg a rematch if he wins a world title this Saturday night in his fight against WBO World featherweight champion Oscar Valdez. Frampton (24-1, 14 KOs) doubts Quigg will be able to get the job done against the hard-hitting Valdez (23-0, 19 KOs), but he does […]

Roach says Quigg could knock Oscar Valdez out

By Chris Williams: Trainer Freddie Roach believes his fighter former super bantamweight champion Scott Quigg (34-1-2, 25 KOs) is ready to use his huge punching power to defeat unbeaten WBO World featherweight champion Oscar Valdez (23-0, 19 KOs) this Saturday night on March 10 at the StubHub Center in Carson, California. The Valdez vs. Quigg […]

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