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Verdejo's Manager Continues The Hunt For Experienced Trainer

As previously reported on BoxingScene.com, lightweight contender Felix Verdejo (23-1, 15 KO's) is trying to regain the reins of his career and has no intention of giving up after losing for the first ...Read More

Felix Verdejo is Hunting For a New Trainer To Join Team

Felix Verdejo (23-1, 15 KOs) admitted yesterday that he is in the process of evaluating candidates to determine who will join his team of trainer during the preparation for their next engagement in th...Read More

Felix Verdejo May Head Up To Junior Welterweight Limit of 140

Felix Verdejo has already returned to the Diamond Boxing Club gym, five weeks after having been defeated by technical knockout at the hands of Antonio Lozada Jr. this past March. Ricky Marquez, manage...Read More

Bob Arum: We're Not Ready To Give Up on Felix Verdejo

Puerto Rican lightweight contender Felix "Diamante" Verdejo is not a lost cause, according to two well-known Puerto Rican trainers and the boxer's promoter, Bob Arum of Top Rank. Trainers Juan de León...Read More

Felix Verdejo's Trainer Expects His Fighter To Return Stronger

Ricky Marquez, trainer and manager of Puerto Rican lightweight contender Felix "El Diamante" Verdejo, is confident that his boxer will return even stronger from last weekend's upset loss. Verdejo (23-...Read More

Weekend Review: Jose Ramirez Rises, Felix Verdejo Crumbles

He has neither special technique nor unusual punching power but no one demands more from himself than the former U.S. Olympian, a trait that could take him a long way in his chosen sport. Ramirez (22-...Read More

Felix Verdejo Very Angry With Decision To Stop The Fight

Felix "El Diamante" Verdejo returned to Puerto Rico this afternoon - but not as he would have liked. On a cloudy and rainy afternoon, the popular Puerto Rican boxer returned home just over 12 hours a...Read More

Arum: Felix Verdejo Very Disappointing; It's a Lack of Discipline

NEW YORK – Before Saturday night, Bob Arum still held out hope for Felix Verdejo. Even after all the injuries, subpar preparation and drama that slowed the lightweight contender’s development, his pro...Read More

Photos: Antonio Lozada Drills, Stops Felix Verdejo in Shocker

Verdejo, Lozada Fight Photos Gallery - New York City, Hulu Theater, Madison Square Garden, - Puerto Rican lightweight Felix Verdejo (23-1) lost for the first time in his pro career when he was stopped...Read More

Lozada: I Knew I Would KO Felix Verdejo, I Went For it in Tenth

Felix "El Diamante" Verdejo, once regarded as the best prospect in Puerto Rican boxing and the future heir to the throne of Miguel Cotto, has been declining for the last few years - due to injuries an...Read More

Antonio Lozada Drops, Stops Felix Verdejo in Tenth Round

NEW YORK – Felix Verdejo was supposed to be boxing’s next Miguel Cotto, a Puerto Rican icon who headlined huge shows at Madison Square Garden. Instead, Verdejo got knocked out by an unknown opponent i...Read More

Arum on 'Improved' Verdejo: I Have To See it With My Own Eyes

Top Rank's CEO Bob Arum is skeptical about the promise of a new and improved Felix 'Diamante' Verdejo - who returns to the ring tomorrow night in New York. Verdejo will take part in his first fight in...Read More

Photos: Verdejo, Diaz, Pedraza - Puerto Rico Triple Weigh-In

Verdejo, Diaz, Pedraza Weigh-In Photos Gallery - World title challengers Jose Ramirez and Amir Imam, and undefeated Irish featherweight sensation Michael Conlan, took part in the official weigh-in ahe...Read More

Imam-Ramirez ESPN Tripleheader Weights From MSG Theater

Amir Imam and Jose Ramirez each held a piece of the WBC super lightweight title as they posed for photos following their weigh-in Friday afternoon at Madison Square Garden. Once they separated, both b...Read More

Photos: Gvozdyk vs. Amar Face-Off, Puerto Rico Triple, Arum-Mia

Gvozdyk, Amar Final Press Conference Photos Gallery - World title challengers Jose Ramirez and Amir Imam, and undefeated Irish featherweight sensation Michael Conlan, took part in a final press confer...Read More

Verdejo Motivated To 'Shut Some Mouths,' Prove That He's Elite

NEW YORK – Felix Verdejo smiled wide when the question was translated for him Wednesday. Yes, the undefeated Verdejo is well aware of what’s being said and written about him. That he’s never going to ...Read More

Photos: Verdejo, Pedraza, Diaz - Triple Puerto Rico Workouts

Verdejo, Pedraza, Diaz Workouts Photos Gallery - World title challengers Jose Ramirez and Amir Imam, and undefeated Irish featherweight sensation Michael Conlan, worked out for the media in advance of...Read More

Felix Verdejo: I'm Ready For The Elite, I'll Recover What I've Lost!

Puerto Rican lightweight contender Felix Verdejo held his final training session in Puerto Rico and is leaving for the United States. Settled in the home of Team Diamante in Trujillo Alto, Verdejo qui...Read More

Jose Ramirez vs. Amir Imam - Undercard Information

After more than 13 months away from the ring, FELIX ‘El Diamante’ VERDEJO makes his long-awaited return on March 17 at the Hulu Theater at Madison Square Garden. Verdejo (23-0, 15 KOs), from San Juan,...Read More

Arum: Beltran Might Make First Title Defense Versus Verdejo

Felix Verdejo could get that elusive shot at the WBO lightweight title after all. Promoter Bob Arum told BoxingScene.com that if Ray Beltran beats Paulus Moses to win the vacant WBO 135-pound champion...Read More