Oscar Valdez Archives - Undisputed Champion Network
WBO featherweight titlist Oscar Valdez (left) vs. Scott Quigg. Photo credit: German Villasenor

The tipping point

When Scott Quigg entered the ring at 142 pounds against WBO 126-pound titlist Oscar Valdez, last March, he inadvertently forced a tipping point for change.

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

(From left to right) Frank Espinoza Sr., undefeated WBO featherweight titlist Oscar Valdez and Frank Espinoza Jr.

Frank Espinoza: ‘Oscar Valdez wants to fight the best out there’

Veteran manager Frank Espinoza spoke to Bill Tibbs to shed some light on WBO 126-pound titlist Oscar Valdez’s return and why a change was made in his corner.

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

WBC junior welterweight titlist Jose Ramirez (right) vs. Amir Imam. Photo credit: Mikey Williams/Top Rank

The cameras are rolling: On Jose Ramirez vs. Amir Imam

Last Saturday night’s bout between Jose Ramirez and Amir Imam didn’t need hyperbole or over-promotion, just two fighters willing to put it on the line on TV.

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

WBO featherweight titlist Oscar Valdez. Photo credit: Mikey Williams/Top Rank

Frank Espinoza: ‘Oscar Valdez wants Leo Santa Cruz, Abner Mares and Carl Frampton’

Undefeated WBO featherweight titlist Oscar Valdez might not return to the ring in 2018 but, when he does, he’s still gunning for big names in his division.

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

(From left to right) Frank Espinoza Sr., undefeated WBO featherweight titlist Oscar Valdez and Frank Espinoza Jr.

A never-ending cycle

The Espinozas. Frank Sr. and Frank Jr., don’t just manage fighters; they genuinely care for them and their well-being. Steve Kim reports.

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Can you stand the rain?

Throughout day and night full of constant rain, the best fight fans on Earth still made the trip to the StubHub Center, on Saturday night. Steve Kim reports.

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

ESPN results: Oscar Valdez batters Scott Quigg en route to a decision win

Despite the rains that poured down on the StubHub Center, Top Rank still served up an action-packed card on ESPN, headlined by Oscar Valdez vs. Scott Quigg.

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Prepare for the storm at StubHub Center (No, seriously. Prepare for it)

So there’s an 80 percent chance of rain at StubHub Center tonight for Oscar Valdez vs. Scott Quigg, eh? Better grab your poncho. Steve Kim reports.

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Oscar Valdez: Training at home to keep his title at home

When Scott Quigg is in the opposite corner, it would behoove a champ to train at his highest level. This is why WBO 126-pound titlist Oscar Valdez went home.

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Oscar Valdez and Scott Quigg both embrace marquee match-up

On March 10, the only direction for WBO 126-pound titlist Oscar Valdez and challenger Scott Quigg is forward, as they’re both amped for their ESPN showdown.

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , ,