Shakur stevenson was delighted with the performance of Oscar Valdez, who knocked out Miguel “Alacrán” Berchelt for the super featherweight title of CMB.
“It was a beautiful performance,” he said. Stevenson in an interview with BoxingScene.com. “I feel like he did what he had to do. He was superior in all points and thus he beat him ”.
The left hook in the 10th inning closed out what was Stevenson evaluated as a spectacular performance of the fighter from Sonora.
“It really surprised me, it was a boxing masterpiece,” he considered. Shakur.
Stevenson is the mandatory challenger for the belt of the OMB in possession of Jamel herring. While the latter must defend his scepter against Carl Frampton, Stevenson still waiting for the outcome of that fight that was postponed.
The feather scepter of the OMB left it vacant Valdez in the summer of 2019 and Stevenson He won it in October of that year, leaving it without an owner a year later, after failing to defend the title after climbing the division.
Finally, Stevenson assured that Valdez It’s the fight you’ve waited for so long
“It’s the biggest name, I’ve been waiting a long time. The time has come to make that fight ”, he pointed out. “My next fight, if not the next one, very soon it must be with Valdez by the belt ”.
Arum likes the combat between the two
Bob Arum, who promotes both fighters, was positive about what could be a clash between them.
“Valdez-Shakur it’s a monstrous fight, “he commented to BoxingScene.com. “When the fight was over, Shakur ran up to me and told me that Oscar was the one he wanted next.”
The Top Rank president also winked at the combat that can reignite the super featherweight division by ensuring that he will speak to both teams.
“We will talk to both of them and find a way to do this incredible fight,” he said.