The undefeated Wbo Fw champion Oscar Valdez entered this fight with a perfect record of 20-0-0 (18 KOs=90%) and he is ranked as the No.5 featherweight in the world (currently the #1 in this division is Carl Frampton). He has fought twice in 2016 winning over Evgeny Gradovich (=Valdez vs Gradovich) and Matias Carlos Adrian Rueda (=Valdez vs Rueda).
His opponent, Hiroshige Osawa, has an official boxing record of 30-3-4 (19 knockouts) and he entered as the No.63 in the same weight class. He suffered his last loss when he faced Mitsuya Omura in 2009, since then he has collected 15 victories and one draw. Valdez vs Osawa is valid for the WBO World featherweight title (Valdez’s first defense); undercard of Manny Pacquiao vs Jessie Vargas. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Where: Thomas & Mack Center, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
Division: featherweight (126 lbs, 57.2 kg)
Title: WBO World featherweight title
Valdez’s previous fight: Oscar Valdez vs Matias Rueda
Valdez’s next fight: Oscar Valdez vs Miguel Marriaga
Video: (Free embeddable highlights video hosted on Youtube)