Saturday evening’s huge fundamental occasion on the world-famous MGM Grand Backyard Area is a battle of undefeated two-weight world champions who’re each looking for to develop into the primary unified king at 130lbs since Mexican icon Marco Antonio Barrera, 17 years in the past.
2016 Olympic silver medallist Stevenson has held the WBO belt at super-feather since his complete one-sided stoppage of Jamel Herring in October, whereas Mexican Valdez sensationally knocked out Miguel Berchelt final yr to take the WBC crown, which he later defended in a controversial win over Brazil’s Robson Conceciao.
Earlier on tonight, Katie Taylor and Amanda Serrano compete for all of the light-weight belts within the largest struggle in girls’s boxing historical past at Madison Sq. Backyard in New York.
The place to look at Valdez vs Stevenson
TV channel: Within the UK, Valdez vs Stevenson is being broadcast dwell on Sky Sports activities Predominant Occasion and Sky Sports activities Area tonight, with protection starting at 2am BST on Sunday morning.
Stay stream: Subscribers may also catch the motion dwell on-line by way of Sky Go.