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Verdejo's Manager Believes Flanagan Was Not Happy With Money

Ricky Marquez, manager of undefeated Puerto Rican lightweight contender Felix 'El Diamante' Verdejo, believes there is more than meets the eye when it comes to unexpected injury suffered by the World ...Read More

WBO Wants Evidence of Flanagan's Injury For Verdejo Withdrawal

As BoxingScene.com first reported, unbeaten Puerto Rican fighter Félix 'El Diamante' Verdejo suffered a hard setback after his scheduled world title fight was pushed back due to unforeseen reasons. Th...Read More

Flanagan Suffers Leg Injury; 9/16 Fight Versus Verdejo Postponed

Top Rank’s Carl Moretti confirmed to BoxingScene.com on Monday that Felix Verdejo’s lightweight title shot against Terry Flanagan has been postponed. Puerto Rico’s Verdejo was supposed to challenge En...Read More

Arum: Verdejo Capable of Beating Flanagan, ESPN May Televise

After several weeks of uncertainty, the boxer will now be able to concentrate on his first title fight against Terry Flanagan for the lightweight belt of the World Boxing Organization (WBO). A phone ...Read More

Flanagan vs. Verdejo Deal Reached For September 16

A deal has been reached for Felix Verdejo's long-awaited opportunity against WBO lightweight champion Terry Flanagan. For several weeks, the deal was being held up due to a drastic difference between ...Read More

Felix Verdejo, Terry Flanagan Financial Issue Being Worked Out

Felix Verdejo's long-awaited opportunity against WBO lightweight champion Terry Flanagan is currently held up due to a drastic difference between the economic offer made to the boxer and the demands o...Read More

Flanagan vs. Verdejo With Tentative Date of September 16

Although there are still some details that need to be finalized, the upcoming showdown between Felix Verdejo and Terry Flanagan is slated to take place on September 16. The fight will happen in the UK...Read More

Terry Flanagan vs. Felix Verdejo Deal is Very Close, Says WBO Prez

According to World Boxing Organization President Francisco 'Paco' Valcarcel, his organization was advised that a deal is very close for Terry 'Turbo' Flanagan to defend his WBO lightweight title again...Read More

Terry Flanagan vs. Felix Verdejo Looms For The Fall in Manchester

There will be no interim-fight or venue advantage for Felix 'El Diamante' Verdejo in his first world title fight. Bob Arum, founder of Top Rank and promoter Verdejo, and Frank Warren, promoter of the ...Read More

Abel Sanchez Confident He Can Help Felix Verdejo Reach Potential

As BoxingScene.com recently reported, Puerto Rican lightweight star Felix Verdejo (23-0, 15 KOs) would train with veteran coach Abel Sanchez in Big Bear, California. After a few lackluster performance...Read More

Verdejo To Train With Abel Sanchez in Big Bear, Flanagan Eyed

Negotiations are ongoing for Felix 'Diamante' Verdejo's anticipated title fight, which if finalized will take place in the coming months. Verdejo's promoter, Bob Arum of Top Rank, revealed that he is ...Read More

Felix Verdejo Says He Will Face Terry Flanagan For WBO Title Next

Puerto Rican contender Felix Verdejo (23-0, 15 KOs) has revealed that his next fight will likely come against World Boxing Organization (WBO) lightweight champion Terry Flanagan (33-0, 13 KOs). Verdej...Read More

Felix Verdejo Focusing in on Terry Flanagan Title Shot Next

Puerto Rican Olympian Felix 'El Diamante' Verdejo is focused on securing his mandatory world title shot against WBO lightweight king Terry Flanagan. This past Saturday night, Flanagan retained his 135...Read More

Felix Verdejo Advised By Bob Arum To Hold Camp in United States

The idea that Felix "El Diamante" Verdejo (23-0, 15 KOs) establishes his next training camp outside of Puerto Rico is on the table. Promoter Bob Arum of Top Rank spoke directly with representatives of...Read More

Felix Verdejo Will Keep Eye on Flanagan-Petrov, Wants Winner

Puerto Rican lightweight star Felix "El Diamante" Verdejo will be watching for this Saturday's match between current World Boxing Organization (WBO) 135-pound champion Terry Flanagan and tough challen...Read More

Felix Trinidad Still Has Faith in Felix Verdejo To Prove His Hype

As soon as his name began to circulate, Felix 'El Diamante' Verdejo - without knowing it - was in the sights of triple world champion Felix 'Tito' Trinidad. Trinidad had so much interest in the ex-Oly...Read More

Felix Verdejo Having Sessions With a Sports Psychologist

While rising Puerto Rican star Felix Verdejo (23-0, 15 KOs) waits for a determination on where and when he will fight again, he is attending sessions with a sports psychologist. The fighter's team en...Read More

Orlando Cruz: Felix Verdejo Needs Work, Won't Beat Flanagan

Orlando 'El Fenomeno' Cruz of Puerto Rico believes his countryman and fellow Olympian, rising contender Felix Verdejo (23-0, 15 KOs), will need a lot of work before pursing a mandatory world title sho...Read More

Arum: Verdejo Did Not Look Very Good, He Will Not Be Rushed

Top Rank's CEO Bob Arum has no intention of rushing Puerto Rican lightweight star Felix "El Diamante" Verdejo to a world title fight. Last Friday in San Juan, Verdejo struggled to win a ten round deci...Read More

Flores Not Impressed: Verdejo Ran, His Own People Booed Him

When it was first announced that a fight was finalized between Oliver Flores, who had last fought on December 31, 2015, and rising Puerto Rican star Felix "El Diamante" Verdejo, many felt he would be ...Read More