Oscar Valdez He confessed that he would like to unify the belts with whoever wins the fight between Jamel herring and Carl Frampton, on Saturday, April 3, for the super featherweight belt of the OMB.
“I would definitely love to unify my belt with either of the two,” he confessed in an interview released by the Twitter from Top rank. “I have a lot of respect for both of them, I hope the best one wins and everyone can enjoy it. The public will be the big winner ”.
Oscar, current champion of the CMB after defeating Miguel “Alacrán” Berchelt on February 20 by knockout, consider that Herring has more physical advantages, but in betting Carl Frampton is the favorite.
“It will be a very tough fight for both,” considered the Sonoran. “I believe that Herring has a slight advantage for its reach and height, but Frampton knows how to paste. He has all the experience ”.
The appearance of Frampton, with a 28-2 record, he continues to raise some doubts in the super featherweight division, as his most outstanding performances came under 130 pounds.
On the other hand, Herring He is 22-10 with 10 wins via knockout at age 34 and hasn’t lost a fight since going down with Ladarius Miller in 2017.
The other title of the division is held by Gervonta davis, but the latter seems to be far from the aspirations of ValdezAlthough the Mexican has already mentioned that he would like to face him.
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Herring, delighted to unify
The current champion of the OMB, Jamel herring, expressed his desire to unify with Oscar Valdez in case of beating Carl Frampton.
“Valdez has entered the conversation, “he commented in an interview with BoxingScene.com. “I’ve heard rumors that his team is also interested in unifying.”