broadcast start time:
US - Sat 9:00pm EST / UK - N/A
Current rankings @ Welterweight
When is Figueroa Jr vs Ramos?
Omar Figueroa Jr is set to fight Abel Ramos on Saturday 1st May 2021 at Dignity Health Sports Park in California.
The fight is scheduled for 12 rounds in the Welterweight division, which means the weight limit will be 147 pounds (10.5 stone or 66.7 KG).
This fight will appear on the undercard of Andy Ruiz Jr's and Chris Arreola's clash. Also, on the undercard will be Sebastian Fundora's and Jorge Cota's contest and Jesus Alejandro Ramos' and Javier Molina's bout.
Figueroa Jr vs Ramos stats
Omar Figueroa Jr steps into the ring with a record of 28 wins, 1 loss and 1 draw, 19 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Abel Ramos will make his way to the ring with a record of 26 wins, 4 loses and 2 draws, with 20 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest Ramos has a slight advantage in power over Figueroa Jr, with a 77% knock out percentage over Figueroa Jr's 68%.
Omar Figueroa Jr is the older man by 2 years, at 31 years old.
Ramos has a height advantage of 2 inches over Figueroa Jr. Despite this, he has 4-inch reach advantage.
Both Omar Figueroa Jr & Abel Ramos fight out of an orthodox stance.
Figueroa Jr is arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 2 less fights, and made his debut in 2008, 3 years and 2 months earlier than Ramos, whose first professional fight was in 2011. He has fought 2 less professional rounds, 148 to Ramos' 150.
Omar Figueroa Jr goes into the fight ranked number 4 by the WBA at welterweight.
Abel Ramos is currently ranked number 8 by the WBA in the 147lb division.
Figueroa Jr vs Ramos form
Figueroa Jr has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance 3 times.
In his last fight, he lost to Yordenis Ugas on 20th July 2019 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at MGM Grand, Las Vegas, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated John Molina Jr on 16th February 2019 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Los Angeles, California.
Going into that contest, he had beat Robert Guerrero on 15th July 2017 by technical knockout in the 3rd round at Nassau Coliseum, New York.
Before that, he had won against Antonio DeMarco on 12th December 2015 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at AT&T Center, San Antonio.
He had beat Ricky Burns on 9th May 2015 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at State Farm Arena, Hidalgo.
Abel Ramos has stopped 2 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he lost to Yordenis Ugas on 6th September 2020 by split decision in their WBA World Welterweight championship fight at Microsoft Theater, California, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Bryant Perrella on 15th February 2020 by technical knockout in the 10th round at Bridgestone Arena, Tennessee.
Going into that contest, he had won against Jimmy Williams on 20th July 2019 by technical knockout in the 4th round at MGM Grand, Las Vegas.
Before that, he had been beaten by Jamal James on 13th April 2018 by majority decision in their 10 round contest at Minneapolis Armory, Minnesota.
He had lost to Ivan Baranchyk on 10th March 2017 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Buffalo Run Casino, Oklahoma.
In terms of recent activity, Abel Ramos has been fighting more than Omar Figueroa Jr.
Omar Figueroa Jr last fought 1 year, 9 months and 3 days ago, while Abel Ramos' last outing was 7 months and 17 days ago.
Figueroa Jr's last 5 fights have come over a period of 5 years, 11 months and 14 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 1 year, 2 months and 11 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 49 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 9.8 rounds on average.
Ramos' last 5 fights have come over a period of 4 years, 1 month and 13 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 9 months and 28 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 46 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 9.2 rounds on average.
What time does Figueroa Jr vs Ramos start?
The fighters are expected to ringwalk at around 9:00 PM EST / 6:00 PM PST at Dignity Health Sports Park, California, United States, which is around 2:00 AM BST in the UK.
Who is showing Figueroa Jr vs Ramos?
Figueroa Jr vs Ramos will be broadcast on FOX Sports PPV in the US.
How do you stream Figueroa Jr vs Ramos?
The Fox Sports Go app allows existing Fox Sport cable subscribers to stream Figueroa Jr vs Ramos.
The stream is free for existing FOX Sports PPV customers.
What were the odds on Figueroa Jr vs Ramos?
Abel Ramos is currently (+100) to win the fight outright, while you can get (+100) on Omar Figueroa Jr if you fancy the incredible upset.
Figueroa Jr vs Ramos US streams
Dignity Health Sports Park, Carson
Show open: TBA
Main event starts: 2am est
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