It will be in February the new one for the fight between Mexicans, Miguel ‘El Alacrán’ Berchelt and Oscar Valdez, for the Super Featherweight Championship of World Boxing Council in the hands of the first.
The fight between Berchelt and Valdez It will be next February 20 according to information released by Kevin Iole from Yahoo Sports on his official Twitter account.
The Belchert-Valdez fight has bee rescheduled for Feb. 20 on ESPN. Should be awesome fight
– Kevin Iole (@KevinI) December 14, 2020
The combat will be taking place from ‘The bubble‘at the facilities of the MGM Grand in the city of Las Vegas.
COVID 19 did its thing once again
At first the duel was confirmed for last December 12, but Berchelt yielded a positive result for COVID 19, so it had to finally be postponed.
This will be the seventh defense of the championship for him.Scorpion‘which he achieved in 2017 when he defeated the Mexican, on the fast track, Francisco ‘Bandido’ Vargas.
He arrives with a record of 37 victories, 33 of them thanks to the power of his hands and only 1 defeat to his credit; The last time he had action was on June 27 in Mexico, before Eleazar Valenzuela, whom he managed to defeat by knockout in 6 episodes.
– ESPN KnockOut (@ESPNKnockOut) December 14, 2020
For Oscar Valdez This fight represents his second chance to be a world champion. At the time he was crowned with the WBO belt of 126 pounds against the Argentine Martin Rueda by knockout in 2 episodes.
Valdez He enters the fight undefeated with a professional record of 28 victories and 22 of them via chloroform, and the last time he was seen in action was on July 21 against the Puerto Rican. Jayson ‘La Maravilla’ Velez, whom he was able to defeat by technical knockout in 10 episodes.
Berchelt comes as the clear favorite for combat, especially for its physical and bodily advantages, but Valdez He has always shown in each of his combats that he knows how to recover from adversity.
Without a doubt it will be a more than interesting fight and a gift to the entire Mexican fans.
Here we keep sweating, training and looking forward. The same goal #AndNew 🥇🏆🏅#TeamValdez 👊🏽🔥🇲🇽#PuroNogales @CANELOTEAM @EspinozaBoxing @trboxing @RINGTMXTELCEL @gatorademex @VFoundation pic.twitter.com/QkzZ5mURcG
– Oscar Valdez Fierro (@ oscarvaldez56) November 8, 2020