Former super middleweight champion of the OMB, the Mexican Gilberto ‘Zurdo’ Ramírez He is back in action and already has big plans for what will be his career, once he defeated on December 19 the light heavyweight champion (175 pounds) of the NABF, Alfonso Lopez (32-3, 25 KO’s).
‘Left handed‘As the young boxer is known, he has between his eyebrows and his eyes to face the best, and for him, those are the Russians Artur Beterbiev (IBF light heavyweight champion) and Dmitry Bivol (light heavyweight champion of the AMB), both represent very strong and important challenges in the Mexican’s career.
“I believe that Bivol and the russian Beterbiev”, He confessed Gilberto giving his target list for fights in the 175-pound division in interview for Snow Queen LA. “The belt of the OMB is vacant, and the CMB same. That fight will happen in the near future next year. I am very excited. The division is really exciting, they have the power in their hands and people want to see all the good fights. “
“I will return December 19 in Texas and the opponent is Alfonso López “, said Ramirez about his next match. “He’s a boy from Texas and is a champion of the NABF. I think it’s a good fight for me and for the end of the year and for all the fans. They want me to go back to the arena, and I’m very excited to be back, ”said Gilberto ‘Zurdo’.
In addition to it, Ramirez He stated that he has in mind being able to move up to cruiserweight and heavyweight as well. The ambition and goals of the ‘Left handed‘are very clear and he wants to become a benchmark both for Mexican boxing and also worldwide.