Former WBC Middleweight World Champion, Julio César Chávez Jr He admitted that he would like to face Gilberto “Zurdo” Ramírez at some point and the year 2021 aims to be what is projected for said duel between Mexicans.
“We have already exchanged blows (in sparring), the Left handed Ramirez he’s a good boxer, ”he said Chavez Jr. “He is very tall, difficult, but if I wanted to have a fight against him, it would be something very interesting.”
Chavez Jr He had a press conference last Wednesday where he reported on his upcoming fight against the Argentine Nicolas Masseroni, as well as about his future plans in professional boxing.
Chavez Jr it will be measuring at Masseroni next November 27 at the Parque Revolución in Sinaloa. Julius Caesar has two consecutive losses (Daniel Jacobs Y Mario Cazares) and seeks to end 2020 in a positive way.
“I think in 2021 we will try to fight at the beginning of the year,” he said. Chavez. “Maybe twice, and then two more fights. Find something in May or September if there is any chance to fight for a championship. But no, I am no longer interested in just fighting for the world championships. What I want is to fight with the best, that’s what I would look for, great fights “.
July He took the opportunity to confirm that the duel against Masseroni will be in the light heavyweight category (175 pounds) in a total of 10 episodes. Chavez Jr once again made a call for attention that it will be necessary to be aware of the development of his duel against the Argentine, on the eve of everything being efficient and fair.
“I hope it is a good fight, that it is clean, without head crashes, without cheating, that it is liked by the fans. I’ll do my best in the ring, “he said. Chávez Jr. “For this type of fight he is fine (at 175 pounds), but for big fights like against Daniel Jacobs or that guy, I wish he was at 168 (pounds) ”.