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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

Verdejo: I'm Looking To Take a Step Further To World Title Fight

Puerto Rican lightweight contender Felix "Diamante" Verdejo is hoping that a victory over Antonio Lozada will bring him one step closer to a world title shot. The fight is scheduled to take place in N...Read More

Lozada Very Motivated To Shock Felix Verdejo on March 17

Antonio Lozada believes that his upcoming fight against Puerto Rican lightweight Felix "Diamante" Verdejo is extremely dangerous, but he also believes that the reward for taking away that undefeated r...Read More

Felix Verdejo Turns The Page, Looks For a Fresh Start in 2018

Puerto Rican lightweight contender Felix 'El Diamante' Verdejo will be looking to turn away from 2017, as he aims for a fresh start in the new year. After living through a year of stagnation due to ph...Read More

Crawford, Top Rank Fighters Reveal New Year's Resolutions

LAS VEGAS, NV -- Boxing enjoyed an outstanding 2017 and before the crystal ball drops in Times Square to begin an even better year, Top Rank asked some of its fighters for their New Year's resolution...Read More

Christopher Diaz Confident Felix Verdejo Can Get Back on Track

As previously reported on BoxingScene.com, Felix "El Diamante" Verdejo will return to the ring on March 17 at the Madison Square Garden Theater in New York, and there is no one happier than his ex-gym...Read More

Felix Verdejo Aims To Erase All Doubts in 2018, Says Manager

According to manager and trainer Ricky Marquez, Puerto Rican lightweight contender Felix Verdejo (23-0, 15 KOs) will start 2018 with a goal to erase any doubt that it is his time to become a world cha...Read More

WBO: Felix Verdejo Must Rebuild His Career, Earn Title Shot

The president of the World Boxing Organization, Francisco 'Paco' Valcarcel, has made it clear that undefeated lightweight Felix Verdejo (23-0 and 15 KO's) will have to rebuild his career to make up fo...Read More

Felix Verdejo To Return on March 17, Manager Vows Better Year

According to Ricky Marquez, manager and trainer of Puerto Rican lightweight prospect Felix "Diamante" Verdejo (23-0, 15 KOs), his boxer will return on March 17, 2018 at The Theater in Madison Square G...Read More

Felix Verdejo Ring Return Targeted For January, Says Manager

Puerto Rican lightweight prospect Felix 'El Diamante' Verdejo (23-0 and 15 KO's), whose last fight was in February 2017 when he defeated Oliver Flores by unanimous decision, will reappear in January -...Read More

Verdejo Drops in WBO Rankings, Beltran in Line For Flanagan

More bad luck for Puerto Rican lightweight star Felix "Diamante" Verdejo. The undefeated pugilist was removed from the top position under the rankings of the World Boxing Organization (WBO) rankings. ...Read More

Felix Verdejo Injures Wrist, Withdraws From Lozada Fight

The streak of bad luck that has plagued boxer Felix Verdejo since last year continues. According to Ricky Marquez, the manager and trainer of the undefeated Olympian, the boxer injured his right wrist...Read More

Felix Verdejo vs. Antonio Lozada Set For Ramirez-Hart, 9/22

BoxingScene.com has been advised that top rated lightweight Felix "Diamante" Verdejo (23-0) will face Antonio Lozada (37-2) on September 22nd on the under of WBO featherweight champion Oscar Valdez's ...Read More

Felix Verdejo Return Targeted For Top Rank's Tucson Card, 9/22

Although they still waiting for more detailed information on the injury and the date of the ring return of lightweight champion Terry Flanagan, Las Vegas based promoter Top Rank - who handle mandatory...Read More

Verdejo Wants To Fight in September While Flanagan Recovers

The injured World Boxing Organization (WBO) lightweight champion, Terry Flanagan, will be recovering from an injury for at least four to six weeks, so Felix "El Diamante" Verdejo looks to stay busy by...Read More

Verdejo To Stay Busy While Flanagan Situation is Sorted Out

The postponement of Felix Verdejo's title fight does not mean that he will leave the gym entirely. Ricky Marquez, coach and manager of the Puerto Rican pugil, said yesterday that he will not stop his ...Read More

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