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Oscar Valdez Calls on AIBA To Bring Back Old Rules, Train Judges

Oscar Valdez, a two-time Olympian and the current featherweight champion for the World Boxing Organization, called on the IABA - the governing body of amateur boxing - to put an end to the corruption ...Read More

Oscar Valdez's Manager Gives Status on Injury, Ring Return

Oscar Valdez's victory over Scott Quigg on March 10th on a rainy night at the StubHub Center came at quite a cost. Valdez - facing a Quigg who didn't even try and make the featherweight limit and cam...Read More

Frampton Hopes To Get Valdez, Selby or Warrington Next

CARL FRAMPTON admitted he cannot wait to fight at Windsor Park in August. The featherweight star put in a stunning display to outbox former four-weight world champion Nonito Donaire in Belfast last ni...Read More

Arum: Valdez vs. Frampton Will Not Be Difficult To Make

Frampton (25-1, 14 KOs), of Belfast, was the sharper fighter from the opening bell and imposed his will on the veteran Donaire (38-5, 24 KOs) in front of his hometown fans. Frampton controlled the dis...Read More

Frampton: Beating Donaire Puts Me in Position For Oscar Valdez

Former world champions Carl Frampton and Nonito Donaire took questions from the media at Wednesday’s final press conference at the Europa Hotel in Belfast, Ireland two days ahead of their clash for th...Read More

Frampton Slams Quigg, Not Buying His Excuse For Missing Weight

Carl Frampton is not buying the excuses from Scott Quigg - who failed to make weight for a world title fight with WBO featherweight champion Oscar Valdez. In a contest which took place earlier this mo...Read More

ESPN's Valdez-Quigg Show Watched By Average of 1.1M Viewers

The ratings for Oscar Valdez’s fight Saturday night were significantly higher than for his previous ESPN appearance. The card headlined by Valdez’s victory over Scott Quigg drew an average of 1.1 mill...Read More

Frank Warren Talks Valdez-Quigg, Garcia-Flanagan, Frampton

WHAT SHOULD PROVE to be a scintillating sequence of top-end featherweight fisticuffs got underway at the weekend when Oscar Valdez retained his WBO belt with a convincing points victory over Scott Qui...Read More

Oscar Valdez's Manager Gives Update on Broken Jaw, Recovery

Oscar Valdez's victory on Saturday night against the much heavier Scott Quigg came at quite a price for the defending WBO featherweight champion. Quigg weighed in last Friday at 2.8-pounds over the fe...Read More

Quigg: Fractured Foot Kept Me From Roadwork, Making Weight

Scott Quigg wants the public to know that it wasn’t utter unprofessionalism that kept him from making weight for his WBO featherweight title fight against Oscar Valdez. England’s Quigg told Sky Sports...Read More

Valdez-Quigg, Garcia-Lipinets Remind Us To Truly Appreciate Boxing

Valdez-Quigg, Garcia-Lipinets Remind Us To Truly Appreciate Boxing

By Corey Erdman - When you watch fights like the ones between Oscar Valdez and Scott Quigg, and Mikey Garcia and Sergey Lipinets, it’s very easy to love and appreciate the sport of boxing. Valdez vs. ...Read More

CompuBox By The Numbers – 3/9 & 3/10 Showtime, 3/9 ESPN

8—avg. jabs landed per round by Ivan Baranchyk in his KO win over Petr Petrov- double what he landed in his previous 2 fights - 12-- punches landed per round by Sergey Lipinets, 30% higher than Mikey ...Read More

Oscar Valdez Manager: Quigg Refused 2nd Day Weigh-In - Said 'No'

It was a physical and grueling affair at the StubHub Center in Carson on Saturday night as Oscar Valdez was taken the distance by the hard-charging and heavy Scott Quigg, who failed to make the feathe...Read More

Top Rank Doubleheader Delivers Solid Rating on ESPN

Last night's Top Rank on ESPN saw Oscar Valdez (24-0, 19 KOs) retain his WBO featherweight title against Scott Quigg while fighting under a canopy at the rainy StubHub Center, the famed outdoor boxing...Read More

Hearn: Quigg Always Enters at 140, He Hurt Valdez Badly in 5th

Oscar Valdez’s broken jaw was the the talk of the fight, and Scott Quigg’s badly broken nose made his face look disfigured by the time the final bell had sounded. After twelve rounds of war, Valdez an...Read More

Valdez's Coach: The Jaw Was Separated, We Fought a Welterweight!

According to Manny Robles, trainer of Oscar Valdez, his boxer suffered a fractured jaw in the fifth round and continued to fight the entire way. Valdez went to a local hospital following the fight. Th...Read More

Photos: Oscar Valdez Overcomes Fractured Jaw To Beat Quigg

Valdez, Quigg Fight Photos Gallery - Oscar Valdez’s broken jaw gradually left a pool of blood between rounds in his corner of the ring. Scott Quigg’s badly damaged nose wasn’t even the most grotesque ...Read More

Scott Quigg: I'm Gutted, No Excuses, It Was a Great Fight

WBO featherweight champion Oscar Valdez continued his unbeaten run after overcoming English opponent Scott Quigg by unanimous decision. Quigg was unable to fight for the belt Saturday after failing to...Read More

Valdez Loses Tooth, Suffers Jaw Injury in Tough Win Over Quigg

CARSON - Not even a steady rain or Scott Quigg not making weight was going to ruin Oscar Valdez's night. Valdez fought through adversity, even being hurt midway through the fight, to win a hard-fought...Read More

Oscar Valdez Wins Grueling Decision Over Scott Quigg

StubHub Center in Carson, Calif. - WBO featherweight champion Oscar Valdez (24-0, 19 KOs) won a twelve round unanimous decision over his toughest opponent to date, former champion Scott Quigg (34-2-2,...Read More