Óscar Valdez is a Mexican professional boxer. He was born in Nogales, Sonora, Mexico on December 22, 1990. Valdez made his professional boxing debut at the age of 21 against Angel Prado on November 3, 2012. He is a 2-weight-class world champion. Valdez is 31 years old, he will turn 32 in 2 months and 15 days.
9 years and 5 months into his professional boxing career, Óscar Valdez has fought 31 times with 30 wins and a single loss. As of October 2022, Valdez' boxing record stands at 30-1 (23 KOs). In total, he has fought 192 rounds of professional boxing in 31 bouts.
|Total Title Wins||2|
|Title-Fight KO Wins||4|
|Losses via KO||0|
|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|
Óscar Valdez started boxing professionally at 21 years of age; he debuted against Angel Prado on November 3, 2012, and defeated Prado via 2nd round TKO.
He had his first world title fight at the age of 25 on July 23, 2016 after 19 professional fights against Matías Rueda for the featherweight WBO (vacant) title. Valdez defeated Rueda via 2nd round TKO to become the new featherweight champion of the world.
Valdez has won world titles in two different weight classes. His notable victories include wins over Miguel Berchelt, Jayson Vélez, Hiroshige Osawa, Carmine Tommasone, Miguel Marriaga, Adam Lopez, and Scott Quigg. For a complete list of Valdez' best performances refer to Óscar Valdez' best fights.
His most recent fight was a super-featherweight title unification bout against American boxer Shakur Stevenson on April 30, 2022. Valdez lost the fight via 12 round unanimous decision — and lost his WBC title. It's been 5 months and 7 days since this fight.
Óscar Valdez fought for world titles in three fights and won two of them. In total, he has won two belts in two weight classes: super-featherweight (WBC) and featherweight (WBO).
|Feb 20, 2021||Miguel Berchelt||sFT||WBC|
|Jul 23, 2016||Matías Rueda||FT||WBO (vacant)|
Valdez has knocked out 23 of his 31 opponents so far. His KO ratio currently stands at 74.2%. Of his total 30 wins, 23 of them have been via KO (76.7%).
Óscar Valdez has had just a single loss in 31 fights. He suffered his first loss against Shakur Stevenson via 12 round UD in his 31st fight — his 30 fight win streak came to an end with this loss. Stevenson is the only boxer to beat Valdez. For more details about this defeat, refer to All of Óscar Valdez' losses.