Gilberto “Zurdo” Ramírez Y Sullivan Barrera They complied with the weigh-in and both fighters looked powerful physiques ahead of their clash in the light heavyweight undercard of Golden Boy Promotions on Friday July 9th.
Both fighters scored 174.6 pounds in the ceremony held at the Banc of America Stadium, from Los Angeles California.
Both the Mexican and the Cuban looked fine and toned in the upper torso and arms.
The left handed will put into play his undefeated 41 fights against the Cuban Barrier, who comes from a two-year inactivity, after being defeated by majority decision against Jesse hart, in June 2019.
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Ramirez, meanwhile, will have his third fight in the light heavyweight division, after triumphs against Tommy karpency Y Alfonso Lopez, who ended up on the fast track.
Future of El Zurdo
If he wins, the future of Ramírez could point towards the Russians Artur Beterbiev or Dmitry Bivol, who are the strongest cards in the division currently.
However, it is not a secret that Ramirez what you want more is a clash with Saúl “Canelo” ÁlvarezAlthough one of the Jalisco’s plans is not for the moment to fight with one of his countrymen.
Despite this, Oscar de la hoya left open the possibility in an interview with the channel FinoBoxing.
“If they want to get in the ring with The left handed, go ahead, “he confessed. “GBP he’s willing to put up any fight that can help the sport continue to climb. Boxing is becoming very popular. We must continue to do that, fights that people want to see. If the fights are great, everyone wins. “
The fight between Ramirez Y Barrier It is the stellar on the card in which we can also see combats such as Joseph Diaz vs Javier Fortuna by the light acting belt of the CMB, and the clash between Tenakai Tsunami Y Seneisa Estrada for the world women’s championship of the OMB in the mini fly.