Valdez vs Quigg

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  • Valdez vs Quigg
  • 23-0-0 34-1-2
  • UD 12 UD 12
  • Saturday 10th March 2018
  • StubHub Center, Carson, USA
  • Vacant WBO World Featherweight Championship
  • 12 Round Contest @ Featherweight
  • Tape
  • 27 age 29
  • 5' 5" / 166cm height 5' 8" / 173cm
  • 66.1" / 168cm reach 68.9" / 175cm
  • Orthodox (r) stance Orthodox (r)
  • tape record
  • UD UD TKO TKO TKO < form TKO UD TKO SD TKO <
  • 23 wins 34
  • 0 by ko 0
  • 0% Ko% 0%
  • 0 Losses 1
  • 0 draws 2
  • 2012 Debut 2007
  • tape rankings @ Featherweight
  • WBA
  • WBC
  • WBO 10
  • IBF

Valdez vs Quigg Info

Oscar Valdez beat Scott Quigg by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest on Saturday 10th March 2018 at StubHub Center in Carson.

The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Oscar Valdez.

The fight took place over rounds in the Featherweight division, which meant the weight limit was 126 pounds (9 stone or 57.1 KG).

This contest was for the vacant WBO featherweight championship of the world.

Valdez vs Quigg stats

Oscar Valdez stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 23 wins, zero loses and draws.

Scott Quigg made his way to the ring with a record of 34 wins, 1 loss and 2 draws.

The stats suggested that Valdez and Quigg have similar power, both with a 0% knock out percentage.

Oscar Valdez was the younger man by 2 years, at 29 years old.

Quigg had a height advantage of 3 inches over Valdez. That also extended to a 3-inch reach advantage.

Both Oscar Valdez & Scott Quigg fought out of an orthodox stance.

Valdez was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 14 less fights, and made his debut in 2012, 5 year and 6 months later than Quigg, who’s first professional fight was in 2007. He had fought 42 less professional rounds, 158 to Quigg's 200.

Scott Quigg was ranked number 10 by the WBO in the 126lb division.

Valdez vs Quigg form

Valdez remained undefeated as a professional, stopping 2 of his last 5 opponents.

In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had beat Scott Quigg on 10th March 2018 by unanimous decision in their WBO World Featherweight championship fight at StubHub Center, Carson, United States.

Previous to that, he had beat Genesis Servania on 22nd September 2017 by unanimous decision in their WBO World Featherweight championship fight at Convention Center, Tucson.

Going into that contest, he had won against Miguel Marriaga on 22nd April 2017 by unanimous decision in their WBO World Featherweight championship fight at StubHub Center, Carson.

Before that, he had beat Hiroshige Osawa on 5th November 2016 by technical knockout in the 7th round in their WBO World Featherweight championship fight at Thomas & Mack Center, Las Vegas.

He had defeated Matias Carlos Adrian Rueda on 23rd July 2016 by technical knockout in the 2nd round in their WBO World Featherweight championship fight at MGM Grand, Las Vegas.

Quigg had beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 3 of them, going the distance once.

In his last fight before this contest, he had won against Oleg Yefimovych on 4th November 2017 by technical knockout in the 6th round at Salle des Étoiles, Monte Carlo, Monaco.

Previous to that, he had won against Viorel Simion on 29th April 2017 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Wembley Stadium, London, United Kingdom.

Going into that contest, he had defeated Jose Cayetano on 10th December 2016 by knockout in the 9th round at Manchester Arena, Manchester.

Before that, he had been beaten by Carl Frampton on 27th February 2016 by split decision in their IBF World Junior Featherweight and WBA World Super Bantamweight championship fight at Manchester Arena, Manchester.

He had beat Kiko Martinez on 18th July 2015 by technical knockout in the 2nd round in their WBA World Super Bantamweight championship fight at Manchester Arena, Manchester.

Activity check

In terms of activity leading into the fight, Oscar Valdez had been fighting more than Scott Quigg.

Going to this contest, Oscar Valdez had last fought 2 years 6 months and 20 days ago, while Scott Quigg's last outing had been 2 years 10 months and 26 days ago.

Valdez's last 5 fights had come over a period of 1 year 7 months and 15 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 4 months and 28 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 45 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 9 rounds on average.

Quigg's last 5 fights had come over a period of 2 years 3 months and 17 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 6 months and 29 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 41 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 8.2 rounds on average.

What time did Valdez vs Quigg start?

The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 10:00 pm EST / 7:00 pm PST at StubHub Center, Carson, United States, which was around 3:00 am GMT in the UK.

Who broadcast Valdez vs Quigg?

Valdez vs Quigg was broadcast on ESPN in the US, while the fight was broadcast in the United Kingdom by Sky Sports Action.

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