Until the time of the knockout in the 10th round, Oscar Valdez He was winning on the cards in a forceful way Miguel “Alacrán” Berchelt by 88-81, 89-80 and 87-82. The Sonoran became the new super featherweight champion of the CMB.
On the cards, the judge Dave moretti gave the second and third rounds to Scorpion Berchelt, while the rest went to Valdez. Patricia Morse Jarman he only saw win Miguel the third round and Max de luca rated the first three episodes for Berchelt and the rest for Oscar.
I mean, yes Miguel would have wanted to retain the super feather belt it would have taken a feat to knock out Valdez, who dominated the entire contest.
Miguel Berchelt weighing in at 130 pounds, he immediately rehydrated and ate a broth with lemon, coriander and onion. Later he commented that he was going to try to get the heaviest in the contest and gained 146.6 pounds, while Valdez did it at 140.
That difference was noticed from the first moment, with Oscar faster and going through legs, in addition to that the strategy that his team carried out was at the height of the fight of his life. Since he was encouraged to throw the left hook, the course changed completely.
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For the fourth round, Valdez he hit a left hand that shook the Yucatecan, who survived thanks to the fact that after he rejoined the bell immediately rang.
At 2:59 of the tenth episode, that of Yucatan lunged forward and the Sonora He greeted him with a left hook that sent him to sleep Berchelt, who woke up minutes later.
The Scorpion had to be taken to the hospital for a checkup.