Oscar de la hoya accepts that there are already negotiations for the Mexican Gilberto “Zurdo” Ramírez, recently signed by his company, faces the light heavyweight world champion of the AMB, the russian Dmitry Bivol.
“Bivol, it’s a fight that we love (for Ramirez)”, He said Oscar de la hoya in interview for Dan rafael of Boxing Scene. “We have been talking to Bivol and there is some progress. We are very optimistic that we can do something with it. That’s the kind of fight that the public deserves to see, a fight with those two names. It would be an incredible fight. There is a good chance of that happening. “
From the pot He also explained that the plan is that the Lefty Ramirez fight again in April with a rival to be defined. However, that would not be the fight with Bivol. The goal, according to the promoter, is for the fight with the Russian to take place at the end of the year, around November or December.
Journalist Dan rafael was also able to get confirmation from the Bivol, that there are negotiations for a fight between the Russian and the Lefty Ramirez.
Just last February 26, Golden Boy Promotions announced the signing of Gilberto “Zurdo” Ramírez, who until then was a free agent. In July 2020, Ramirez Y Top rank, its former promoter, announced the termination of the contract. This, after a contractual dispute that led him to fight only twice from 2018 to date.
Bivol is weighted by the magazine The Ring as the second best light heavyweight in the world, only after his compatriot Artur Beterbiev, champion FIB Y CMB.