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Oscar Valdez yearns for unification opportunities

Will WBO featherweight titlist Oscar Valdez secure the unification bouts he desires? After this weekend, we’ll hopefully find out. Steve Kim reports.

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Red-hot Oscar Valdez to make second WBO featherweight title defense on April 22

Undefeated WBO 126-pound titlist Oscar Valdez is ready to make the second defense of his title against mandatory challenger Miguel Marriaga this Saturday.

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The Soapbox: A necessary evil

It’s time for another edition of ‘The Soapbox,’ as Steve Kim welcomes Bill Pittman, who openly laments the ongoing boxing money-grab that is pay-per-view.

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Manuel Robles at work

With the hands of a carpenter and the spirit of a deserving heir apparent, trainer Manuel Robles has built a solid and respectable stable in boxing.

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Jessie Magdaleno finds his home in Carson

Sometimes a little change can do someone a lot of good. Such is the case with undefeated junior featherweight Jessie Magdaleno. Steve Kim reports.

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A night in the wilderness: On Francisco Vargas-Orlando Salido

The Cruelest Sport’s Jimmy Tobin joins UCNLive to share his thoughts on the mysterious variable in boxing known as Orlando Salido.

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Orlando Salido: Boxing’s modern-day throwback warrior

On Saturday night, Orlando Salido once again proved he’s a resilient throwback in a draw against undefeated WBC junior lightweight titlist Francisco Vargas.

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The skill of violence

WBC 130-pound titlist Francisco Vargas and Orlando Salido fought to a draw on Saturday in a bout already tabbed as a ‘Fight of the Year’ candidate.

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Orlando Salido slated for another sizzler tonight

To paraphrase Rod Stewart, tonight’s the night…for the junior lightweight title bout between beltholder Francisco Vargas and mega-veteran Orlando Salido.

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A Mexican battle at ‘The War Grounds’ of Carson

On Saturday night, HBO will broadcast the long-awaited 130-pound title bout between WBC titlist Francisco Vargas and Orlando Salido from the StubHub Center.

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