Oscar Valdez ensures that in his next plans, as the new WBC super featherweight world champion, they are fighting with Shakur stevenson, Gervonta davis, or the winner of the duel between Jamel herring Y Carl Frampton.
Valdez He told how it would be the ideal continuation for his career, in an interview with Pug and Copp Boxing Show.
“Now I have a greater responsibility because I am a champion and I am the target of many boxers,” said the new super featherweight monarch. “I have to stay as hungry as I was and stay in the gym and stay focused and disciplined.”
And one of the main objectives is Shakur Stevenson. The former IBF featherweight world champion, now also a 130-pounder, is one of the top American prospects right now. And Stevenson has asked Oscar Valdez repeatedly.
“Without a doubt, Shakur stevenson he’s been talking for a while and he’s been asking me, “he said. Oscar Valdez. “I said, ‘Let me win this fight first, and we’ll see who’s next.’ Is he (Shakur), is Gervonta (Davis) and there is the winner of the Carl Frampton against Jermall herring. Any of them”.
Óscar Valdez affirms that he is not afraid of anyone
Valdez He explained that he is not afraid of any of his colleagues, and that he will face whoever touches him on his way as monarch.
“I make it clear; I am not afraid to fight with any other fighter ”, he assures Valdez. “I fought the dreaded boxer (Berchelt) that no one wanted to fight at 130 pounds. I am the champion and I will fight with anyone. I’m not afraid to fight any other fighter. “
The keys to beat Shakur stevenson, according Valdez, are the same ones that have led him to where they are.
“My way of thinking and my work ethic, that’s what helps me to overcome all these fights,” said the undefeated on how he would beat Shakur. “I’ve had tough fights before, but losing is never an option for me. Hard work. Chavez had defeats, and even in my eyes, Floyd mayweather had a defeat. Because I I think he lost to Jose Luis Castillo. Nobody is invincible. I do not care what anyone else says. There will always be a mistake that can make a fighter beatable. I never train hard to be number two. I always train to be number one ”.