Tag Archives: Oscar Valdez

World Boxing Powers Gather in L.A. to Investigate Weight Cuts

LOS ANGELES-When WBO featherweight world titlist Oscar Valdez opted to fight a vastly overweight Scott Quigg of England, little did […]

In Boxing, March Has Been the Month of Profiles in Courage

It is easy sometimes to forget just how much fighters, through the acceptance of pain as a necessary condition of their demanding trade, must endure to entertain spectators.

Big News on the Female Fight Front, Orozco Returns and More

If you followed the arc of women’s boxing it’s easy to trace because of television. Basically female prizefighting has been nonexistent on TV.

Not since Laila Ali was the main event against Christy

Three Punch Combo: Remembering the Morrison-Tomashek Fiasco and More

In the hours leading up to last week’s heavyweight title fight between Deontay Wilder and Luis Ortiz, there were rumors that Ortiz’s status was in question. As a matter

Ringside at the StubHub: Oscar Valdez Survives A War to Keep His Title

Under a constant rain WBO featherweight titlist Oscar Valdez was able to overcome the hefty looking Scott Quigg in a brutal war before a small crowd to win by unanimous decision on Saturday.

Weekend Recap: Garcia, Relikh, and Prograis Bring Home the Bacon

entertaining and when the smoke cleared Mikey Garcia claimed his fourth world title, Kiryl Relikh stood tall, and the star of Regis Prograis shined even brighter,

Can Quigg Upset Valdez? Unlikely, But it Should Be an Entertaining Scrap

Scott Quigg’s match with Carl Frampton in February of 2016 was a major event in the U.K. Abetted by a large contingent of Frampton supporters from Northern Ireland

Top-Tier SoCal Fighters Top the Bills in TV Fights This Weekend

Two prizefighters from Riverside County, Calif. compete for America’s television boxing audience as Oscar Valdez and Mikey Garcia perform on rival networks this weekend.

Boxing’s Best of the West for 2017

Fractured relationships and splintered audiences didn’t stop prizefighting from surpassing all expectations in the year 2017.

Three Punch Combo: The Future of Boxing on HBO and More

THREE PUNCH COMBO — Many have been writing HBO’s obituary in terms of its involvement in boxing. However, HBO is […]