Este fin de semana verán acción Beterbiev y el Zurdo Ramírez, dos nombres clave para las aspiraciones de Canelo en 175 libras

This weekend they will see action Artur Beterbiev Y Gilberto “Zurdo” Ramírez, two big names in the aspirations of Saúl “Canelo” Álvarez from campaigning at 175 pounds.

Man of few words, Artur Beterbiev will put into play his semi-heavy titles of the CMB and of the FIB. It will be this Friday at the Bell Center in Montreal, Canada, when Beterbiev give the opportunity to Marcus browne.

This day they saw the faces in the last press conference, in which the unified champion spoke little, but ready to continue on the throne of the light heavyweight.

“We are ready,” said the Russian fighter living in Montreal. “We had a good training camp and I’m ready to do my best on Friday night.”

With a 16-0 record, all won by knockout, Beterbiev has been named by Eddy reynoso, coach of the Canelo Alvarez, as one of the Mexican’s possible rivals for 2022.

The objective of Canelo for next year is to conquer a fifth world title in a different division and he wants the cruiserweight that he now holds Ilunga Makabu.

But Makabu has a mandatory defense with the South African Thabiso Mchunu, who trains in his country. However, the omicron variant of the Covid 19 pandemic could prevent him from traveling to the United States to challenge the champion, and perhaps that could delay the plans of the Canelo.

In addition to the Mexican’s foray into the cruiserweight or his permanence at 168 pounds, another of the objectives of the Canelo and of Eddy is to sweep the 175 pounds. There the name of Beterbiev as a possible rival, so the Russian is bound to victory against Browne.

Artur Beterbiev

Also Zurdo Ramírez will have activity

If of names related to Canelo it is, this weekend the Mexican will also see action Gilberto “Zurdo” Ramírez, former super middleweight world champion and undefeated. Ramírez will look for a starting opportunity at 175 pounds in 2022.

The Lefty Ramirez will be in charge of the stellar turn of the evening that will be held at the AT&T Center in San Antonio, when he faces Yunieski González.

He reigned at 168 pounds, where he was the first Mexican to win a world title in that division and made five defenses. Since then, the Left handed has challenged at various times Canelo and wants to face it. If the man from Guadalajara goes up to 175 pounds, the Mazatleco is another option.

Thus, the Lefty Ramirez has to look before Yunieski this Saturday and improve his professional record, which is now 42-0, 28 by knockout, in a fight in which he will come out as a wide favorite.

Even if the Left handed He comes out with his arm raised and is ready to challenge any of the monarchs at 175 pounds. Among them are Beterbiev, Dmitry Bivol Y Joe smith jr, and with the dream of being measured also at Canelo in a duel between Mexicans.