Felix Verdejo has a long way to go to realize his potential but he has the look of a superstar.
Photos by Naoki Fukuda from the Theater at Madison Square Garden, where Nicholas Walters, Felix Verdejo and Sean Monaghan all notched victories on Saturday.
Full Walters-Marriaga undercard report: Felix Verdejo kept those comparisons to another Puerto Rican “Felix” alive with a thorough outclassing of Ivan Najera, whom Verdejo dropped twice in the Theater at Madison Square Garden on Saturday night.
Undefeated lightweight prospect and budding Puerto Rican star Felix Verdejo dropped tough and game Ivan Najera twice en route to a near shutout 10-round decision victory on Saturday at Madison Square Garden Theater in New York. Verdejo won by scores of 100-88, 100-88, 99-89.
In this week’s Friday mailbag, fans from around the globe share their thoughts on Felix Verdejo’s potential, Deontay WIlder’s place in the heavyweight division, Nicholas Walters-Miguel Marriaga, Jesus Cuellar and the featherweight division, Oscar De La Hoya vs. John Duddy (wha!?), mythical matchups and more. Enjoy!
Coming off the longest break in his career, undefeated Puerto Rican prospect Felix Verdejo returns to the ring on Saturday night in an UniMas broadcast.
Unbeaten prospect Felix Verdejo suffered an injury to his left hand in training, and must withdraw from his scheduled bout against Marco Antonio Lopez on Feb. 28 in Tampa, it was announced on Tuesday morning.
RING lightweight champion Terence Crawford and WBA featherweight titlist Nicholas Walters could fight in separate bouts at the Theater in Madison Square Garden on March 21.
Standout prospect Felix Verdejo will fight Marco Antonio Lopez on Feb. 28 at The Sun Dome on the campus of the University of South Florida.
Undefeated prospects Felix Verdejo and Jesse Hart scored knockouts on Saturday at the 2300 Arena in Hart’s native Philadelphia. Both fights were televised on UniMas.
in Lem Satterfield’s latest notebook, we get the details on Felix Verdejo’s latest opponent and info on the Bermane Stiverne-Deontay Wilder heavyweight title bout.
Fans share their thoughts on what should be Jorge Arce’s last fight — his stoppage loss to Jhonny Gonzalez — and the Mexican veteran’s long career, plus hot prospect Felix Verdejo, Dougie’s pound-for-pound top 10, James Toney-Vassiliy Jirov, and more in this week’s Monday mailbag.