Ramirez slips by Postol to retain titles

It took some work over the course of twelve rounds, but the champion from Avenal California got through it. Jose Carlos Ramirez retained the WBC and WBO super lightweight titles with a majority decision win over former WBC champion Viktor Postol with scores of 114-114, 115-113 and 116-112. Ramirez is now 26-0 and Postol falls to 31-3 after coming into the bout with a two … Continue reading Ramirez slips by Postol to retain titles

Ramirez-Postol scheduled for May 9th at Fresno

Unified champion Jose Ramirez will finally make his first defense of the WBO title that he won over Maurice Hooker last year when he takes on former world champion Viktor Postol on May 9th at the Save Mart Center in Fresno, California. Ramirez (25-0, 17 KOs) is the WBC and WBO super lightweight champion, and he was slated to fight Viktor Postol on February 1st in … Continue reading Ramirez-Postol scheduled for May 9th at Fresno

Ramirez-Postol postponed

The unified super lightweight title fight between Jose Ramirez and Viktor Postol scheduled for February 1st has been postponed until a later date. Because of the outbreak of the coronavirus in China, Top Rank Chairman Bob Arum decided not to hold the event at Mission Hills Haikou in Hainan, China for the safety of his fighters. “The health and safety of our fighters and everyone … Continue reading Ramirez-Postol postponed

Ramirez will defend titles against Postol

VIA PRESS RELEASE WBC/WBO junior welterweight world champion Jose Ramirez, the pride of California’s Central Valley, will cross an ocean to defend his belts. Ramirez will face former WBC world champion Viktor “The Iceman” Postol Saturday, Feb. 1 at Mission Hills Haikou in Haikou, Hainan, China. Ramirez unified world titles in July with a sixth-round knockout over Maurice Hooker in a Fight of the Year contender. Ramirez-Postol will be the … Continue reading Ramirez will defend titles against Postol