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- Born: December 22, 1990
- Died: Contribute
- Age: 32
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- Weight: 130 lb
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- Stance: Orthodox
- Pro Debut: April 27, 2013
- Nationality: Mexico
- Status: Inactive
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- Total Bouts: 5
- Total Rounds: 31
Óscar Valdez is a Mexican professional boxer who made his professional boxing debut against Angel Prado on November 3, 2012, at the age of 21. He won the fight via 2nd round technical knockout and went on to win 29 more consecutive fights to build an impressive record of 30 wins and 0 losses. Valdez's record includes 23 knockout wins and 2 title wins. Let's examine Valdez's career highlights, notable victories, and his only loss against Shakur Stevenson.
Valdez's first world title fight took place on July 23, 2016, against Matías Rueda for the featherweight WBO (vacant) title, after 19 professional fights. In this fight, Valdez defeated Rueda via 2nd round technical knockout to become the featherweight champion of the world. This win marked the start of his journey towards becoming an elite boxer.
One of Valdez's most notable victories was against Miguel Berchelt on February 20, 2021. Valdez won the WBC super-featherweight title from Berchelt by beating him via 10th round knockout. Valdez showed great resilience and heart in that fight, as Berchelt was regarded as one of the top fighters in the division at the time. Valdez's victory was not only impressive but also marked a significant moment in his career. He had become a two-weight world champion by winning titles in two different weight classes.
Valdez has had 31 fights in total, with 30 wins and only 1 loss against Shakur Stevenson via 12 round unanimous decision on April 30, 2022. Valdez had won all his previous thirty fights before the loss to Stevenson, indicating the level of success he had achieved in his career. The fight ended his 30-fight win streak, causing disappointment to his supporters, but Valdez did not lose hope, and he is looking to bounce back from that setback in his next fight.
Valdez's most recent fight was a super-featherweight title unification bout against Shakur Stevenson on April 30, 2022. He lost the fight via 12 round unanimous decision, which cost him his WBC title. Although Valdez lost the fight, he displayed an excellent fighting spirit and showed that he was one of the top fighters in his weight division. Valdez will hope to use the loss to motivate himself to come back better and stronger in his next fights.
Valdez's career summary includes 31 fights, with 23 of them ending in knockouts, two world titles at two different weight divisions, and 7 title defenses. Valdez has fought and defeated some of the top boxers in the world, including Miguel Marriaga, Jayson Vélez, Carmine Tommasone, Hiroshige Osawa, Adam Lopez, and Scott Quigg. Valdez's fighting style is very impressive, with his ability to throw a lot of punches and land accurate shots. He has an excellent defense and can counter punch effectively, making him a tough fighter to beat.
On May 20, 2023, Valdez is scheduled to fight Adam Lopez. Valdez will be looking to bounce back from his last defeat against Stevenson in this fight. He will be looking to show that he is still one of the top fighters in his division and looking to add another win to his already impressive record.
In conclusion, Óscar Valdez is an elite Mexican professional boxer who has achieved success in his professional career. Valdez has shown that he is a fighter with excellent fighting spirit and resilience. He has won two world titles at two different weight divisions and has defended his titles seven times. Although he has suffered a single defeat against Shakur Stevenson, Valdez remains one of the best fighters in his division, and he is looking to come back stronger in his next fight. Fans will be anticipating a thrilling and action-packed fight when Valdez steps into the ring against Adam Lopez on May 20, 2023.
Óscar Valdez Fight Record
|32||May 20, 2023||32||Adam Lopez||NA||NA|
|31||Apr 30, 2022||31||Shakur Stevenson||Loss||UD|
|30||Sep 10, 2021||30||Robson Conceição||Win||UD|
|29||Feb 20, 2021||30||Miguel Berchelt||Win||KO10|
|28||Jul 21, 2020||29||Jayson Vélez||Win||TKO10|
|27||Nov 30, 2019||28||Adam Lopez||Win||TKO7|
|26||Jun 8, 2019||28||Jason Sanchez||Win||UD|
|25||Feb 2, 2019||28||Carmine Tommasone||Win||TKO7|
|24||Mar 10, 2018||27||Scott Quigg||Win||UD|
|23||Sep 22, 2017||26||Genesis Servania||Win||UD|
|22||Apr 22, 2017||26||Miguel Marriaga||Win||UD|
|21||Nov 5, 2016||25||Hiroshige Osawa||Win||TKO7|
|20||Jul 23, 2016||25||Matías Rueda||Win||TKO2|
|19||Apr 9, 2016||25||Evgeny Gradovich||Win||TKO4|
|18||Dec 12, 2015||24||Ernie Sanchez||Win||TKO3|
|17||Sep 11, 2015||24||Chris Avalos||Win||TKO5|
|16||Jun 27, 2015||24||Ruben Tamayo||Win||UD|
|15||Apr 11, 2015||24||Jose Ramirez||Win||KO3|
|14||Dec 20, 2014||23||Jean Javier Soto||Win||TKO5|
|13||Nov 15, 2014||23||Alberto Garza||Win||TKO7|
|12||Jul 26, 2014||23||Juan Ruiz||Win||UD|
|11||May 17, 2014||23||Noel Echeverria||Win||RTD6|
|10||Apr 12, 2014||23||Adrian Perez||Win||KO3|
|9||Mar 1, 2014||23||Samuel Sanchez||Win||TKO3|
|8||Dec 21, 2013||22||Cristian Barajas||Win||TKO1|
|7||Nov 9, 2013||22||Jesus Lule||Win||TKO5|
|6||Sep 28, 2013||22||Jose Morales||Win||TKO3|
|5||Jun 15, 2013||22||Gil Garcia||Win||TKO2|
|4||May 11, 2013||22||Rocco Espinoza||Win||TKO1|
|3||Mar 16, 2013||22||Carlos Gonzalez||Win||TKO4|
|2||Dec 7, 2012||21||Corben Page||Win||TKO2|
|1||Nov 3, 2012||21||Angel Prado||Win||TKO2|