The Ibf champion Pedro Taduran entered this fight with a record of 14-2-0 (14 KOs=79%) and he is ranked as the No.12 minimumweight in the world. He lost to Wanheng Menayothin in 2018 (Wanheng Menayothin vs Pedro Taduran) but then he has defeated Jeffrey Galero and Samuel Salva (Samuel Salva vs Pedro Taduran).
His opponent, Daniel Valladares, has a boxing record of 22-1-0 (13 knockouts) and he entered as the No.3 in the same weight class. He suffered his only loss when he faced Genaro Rios in 2016 (via majority decision), since then he has won 11 bouts defeating Merlito Sabillo, Christian Araneta (Daniel Valladares vs Christian Araneta) and Gabriel Ramirez Anaya in his last three. Taduran vs Valladares is valid for the IBF World minimumweight title (Taduran’s first defense). Watch the video and rate this fight!
Where: Jardin Cerveza Expo, Guadalupe, Mexico
Division: minimumweight (105 lbs, 47.6 kg)
Title: IBF World minimumweight title
Taduran’s previous fight: Samuel Salva vs Pedro Taduran
Taduran vs Valladares full fight video:
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