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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

Verdejo's Trainer Not Happy, Unsure if Title Shot Should Be Next

Rising Puerto Rican lightweight star Felix 'El Diamante' Verdejo left a bad taste during his return to the ring in the starring role of Top Rank's Solo Boxeo card, which that took place on Friday at t...Read More

Photos: Felix Verdejo Returns, Gets Decision Over Oliver Flores

Felix Verdejo vs. Oliver Flores Fight Gallery - Felix Verdejo wasn’t exactly spectacular, but he was victorious Friday night in his first fight since sustaining injuries in a motorcycle accident last ...Read More

Felix Verdejo Decisions Flores, First Fight After Motorcycle Accident

Felix Verdejo wasn’t exactly spectacular, but he was victorious Friday night in his first fight since sustaining injuries in a motorcycle accident last summer. Puerto Rico’s Verdejo defeated Oliver Fl...Read More

Photos: Felix Verdejo, Oliver Flores Ready For Battle in San Juan

Verdeo vs. Flores Photos Gallery - SAN JUAN, P.R. - The weights are in and the boxers are ready for battle. The official weigh-in took place for the scheduled fights involving undefeated Puerto Rican ...Read More

Photos: Felix Verdejo vs. Oliver Flores - Solo Boxeo Final Presser

Verdejo vs. Flores final press photo gallery - SAN JUAN, P.R. - The final press conference was held for the scheduled fights involving undefeated Puerto Rican contenders Felix 'El Diamante' Verdejo an...Read More

Flanagan vs. Petrov Winner Will Have To Face Felix Verdejo

Felix Verdejo will still remain as the WBO's mandatory challenger to the lightweight title. Earlier this week, the current world champion Terry Flanagan announced that he was fighting hard punching P...Read More

Felix Verdejo Not Ruling Out Vasyl Lomachenko or Mikey Garcia

Puerto Rican star Felix 'El Diamante' Verdejo (22-0, 15 KOs) is well aware that he needs to be impressive when he returns to the ring on February 3rd - if he wants to full secure a June world title sh...Read More

Photos: Felix Verdejo, Christopher Diaz - San Juan Presser

SAN JUAN, P.R. - Undefeated Puerto Rican contenders Felix 'El Diamante' Verdejo and Christopher 'Pitufo' Díaz have promised to put on a big show to the Puerto Rican fans on Friday February 3 as part o...Read More

Verdejo Vows: Puerto Rico Will Get a New World Champ in 2017

Puerto Rican star Felix Verdejo (22-0, 15KOs) is promising a very big year for his career in 2017. In 2016, he got in three big win with a decision over Williams Silva in February, a decision win over...Read More

Felix Verdejo vs. Oliver Flores Set For February 3, UniMas

Lightweight contender Felix Verdejo was in line to fight WBO lightweight contender Terry Flanagan on Nov. 5 before suffering injuries in a motorcycle accident postponed that fight....Read More

Verdejo to Face Southpaw TBA In 2/3 Return to Prep for Flanagan

Felix Verdejo’s return from head injuries sustained in an August motorcycle accident will come February 3 in Puerto Rico. An opponent for the unbeaten lightweight’s first fight back since that setback...Read More

Felix Verdejo Still WBO Mandatory, Expected Back in First Quarter

During the late summer as plans were being made for Felix Verdejo to face WBO lightweight belt-holder Terry Flanagan on the Manny Pacquiao-Jessie Vargas pay-per-view undercard on November 5th, the hig...Read More