Steve Claggett and Carlos Sanchez Valadez meet in a super lightweight contest in Canada on Friday night. Claggett comes into this fight on the back of a third round stoppage win over Alberto Machado in June. Valadez's last outing in April however was controversial. The Mexican managed to get past Alexander Duran after an accidental clash of heads in the sixth saw the fight brought to an early end and the result determined on the judges' scorecards. With scores of 58-56, 58-56 and 60-56, Valadez was declared the winner despite many thinking that Duran was the better fighter during the contest's duration. Here's everything you need to know ahead of Claggett vs. Valadez.
Claggett vs. Valadez fight date, start time
- Date: Friday, September 8
- Time: 6:30 p.m. ET / 11:30 p.m. UK
- Main event ringwalks (approx): 10 p.m. ET / 3 a.m. UK
What channel/stream is Claggett vs. Valadez?
- U.S.: ESPN+
- UK: TBA
Where is the Claggett vs. Valadez fight?The fight will take place at the Lac Leamy Casino in Gatineau, Canada.
Steve Claggett record and bio
- Nationality: Canadian
- Date of birth: June 11, 1989
- Height: 5' 8"
- Reach: 70"
- Total fights: 44
- Record: 35-7-2 (25 KOs)
Carlos Sanchez Valadez record and bio
- Nationality: Mexican
- Date of birth: April 14, 1995
- Height: 5' 9"
- Reach: N/A
- Total fights: 25
- Record: 24-1 (19 KOs)
Claggett vs. Valadez fight card
- Steve Claggett vs. Carlos Sanchez Valadez; Super lightweight
- Christian Mbilli vs. Desmond Nicholson; Super middleweight
- Alexandre Gaumont vs. Ulices Tovar Rivera; Middleweight
- Luis Santana vs. Aaron Garibay Marquez; Lightweight
- Mehmet Unal vs. Hernan David Perez; Light heavyweight
- Vanessa Lepage Joanisse vs. Timea Nagy; Women's cruiserweight
- Christopher Guerrero vs. Veselin Markov; Welterweight
- Devin Tomko vs. Jair Sena; Light heavyweight
- Harley David O'Reilly vs. Israel Nava Lopez; Light heavyweight
- Jhon Orobio vs. Edgar Perez Reyes; Super featherweight
- Moreno Fendero vs. Uziel Bueno; Super middleweight