Two-time Mexican Olympian Oscar Valdez returned to his boyhood home of Tucson, Arizona, and scored a dramatic third-round TKO of Ernie Sanchez on Saturday.
Miguel Cotto was the first Puerto Rican to win the RING middleweight title. Canelo Alvarez can become the first Mexican to do so.
Featherweight prospect Oscar Valdez put together an impressive display of speed, precision and power in scoring a fifth-round stoppage of Chris Avalos on Friday.
Unbeaten prospects Oscar Valdez and Jesse Hart kick off truTV’s “MetroPCS Friday Night Knockout” fall season on Sept. 11.
Tim Bradley and Jessie Vargas both weighed in at 146.4 pounds for their welterweight matchup tomorrow at StubHub Center in Carson, California.
Tim Bradley preparing for his June 27 fight against Jessie Vargas along with Oscar Valdez, who will face Ruben Tamayo on the undercard.
Oscar Valdez will fight Ruben Tamayo at the StubHub Center in Carson, Calif. on June 27, Top Rank Promotions announced on Wednesday.
Featherweight prospect Oscar Valdez knocked out Jose Ramirez in the third round on Saturday in Laredo, Texas. In the opening bout of the UniMas telecast, middleweight prospect Esquiva Falcao won a one-sided six round unanimous decision over Omar Rojas.
Undefeated heavyweight prospect Andy Ruiz Jr. outpointed former titleholder Sergei Liakhovich to a unanimous decision on Saturday in Phoenix, Arizona, on a Top Rank-promoted card. Featherweight prospect Oscar Valdez stopped Jean Sotelo on the undercard.
On Dec. 20, undefeated heavyweight hopeful Andy Ruiz Jr. will face his first former major titlist in Sergei Liakhovich in Phoenix, AZ.
Fans share their enthusiasm for the Terence Crawford-Raymundo Beltran RING lightweight championship, the Tyson Fury-Dereck Chisora heavyweight rematch and the Billy Joe Saunders-Chris Eubank Jr. middleweight showdown, and give final thoughts on the Pacquiao-Algieri card, in this week’s Friday mailbag. Enjoy!
There is a strong likelihood that unbeaten featherweight prospect Oscar Valdez could return on an UniMas-televised card on Dec. 20 in Phoenix, Arizona, according to the Mexican Olympian’s manager Frank Espinoza.
From the Alamodome, images of the HBO Latino card featuring Gilberto Ramirez’s eighth-round stoppage of Fulgencio Zuniga, plus Oscar Valdez-Alberto Garza and others. Photos by Mikey Williams/Top Rank.