Current rankings @ Light Heavyweight
When is Ramirez vs Alvarez?
Gilberto ‘Zurdo’ Ramirez could face Eleider Alvarez in Summer 2022 in the United States.
The fight would be contested over 12 rounds in the Light Heavyweight division, which means the weight limit would be 175 pounds (12.5 stone or 79.4 KG).
Ramirez vs Alvarez stats
Gilberto ‘Zurdo’ Ramirez would step into the ring with an undefeated record of 44 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 30 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Eleider Alvarez would make his way to the ring with a record of 25 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, with 13 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest Ramirez would have advantage in power over Alvarez, with a 68% knock out percentage over Alvarez's 52%.
Gilberto ‘Zurdo’ Ramirez is the younger man by 7 years, at 31 years old.
Ramirez has a height advantage of 2 inches over Alvarez. Despite this, Alvarez has 1-inch reach advantage.
Gilberto ‘Zurdo’ Ramirez fights out of the southpaw stance, while Eleider Alvarez is an orthodox fighter.
Ramirez is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had 17 more fights, and made his debut in 2009, 7 days earlier than Alvarez, whose first professional fight was in 2009. He has fought 66 more professional rounds, 255 to Alvarez's 189.
Gilberto ‘Zurdo’ Ramirez goes into the fight ranked number 1 by the WBA, 2 by the WBO, 5 by the IBF and 3 by the RING at light heavyweight.
Ramirez vs Alvarez form
Ramirez remains undefeated as a professional, stopping 5 of his recent opponents.
In his last fight, he beat Dominic Boesel on 14th May 2022 by knockout in the 4th round at Toyota Arena, California, United States.
Previous to that, he had beat Yunieski Gonzalez on 18th December 2021 by technical knockout in the 10th round in their WBA World Light Heavyweight eliminator fight at AT&T Center, San Antonio.
Going into that contest, he had won against Sullivan Barrera on 9th July 2021 by knockout in the 4th round at Banc of California Stadium, California.
Before that, he had beat Alfonso Lopez on 18th December 2020 by technical knockout in the 10th round at Galveston Island Convention Center, Texas.
He had defeated Tommy Karpency on 12th April 2019 by technical knockout in the 4th round at Staples Center, LA.
Alvarez has beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight, he lost to Joe Smith Jr on 22nd August 2020 by knockout in the 9th round at The Bubble, MGM Grand, Nevada, United States.
Previous to that, he had won against Michael Seals on 18th January 2020 by knockout in the 7th round at Turning Stone Resort & Casino, New York.
Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Sergey Kovalev on 2nd February 2019 by unanimous decision in their WBO World Light heavyweight championship fight at The Ford Center at The Star, Texas.
Before that, he had defeated Sergey Kovalev on 4th August 2018 by technical knockout in the 7th round in their WBO World Light heavyweight championship fight at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, New Jersey.
He had beat Jean Pascal on 3rd June 2017 by majority decision in their 12 round contest at Bell Centre, Montreal, Canada.
In terms of recent activity, Gilberto ‘Zurdo’ Ramirez has been fighting more than Eleider Alvarez.
Gilberto ‘Zurdo’ Ramirez last fought 2 months and 25 days ago, while Eleider Alvarez's last outing was 1 year, 11 months and 17 days ago.
Ramirez's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 3 months and 27 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 7 months and 30 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 32 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 6.4 rounds on average.
Alvarez's last 5 fights have come over a period of 5 years, 2 months and 5 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 1 year and 13 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 47 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 9.4 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Ramirez vs Alvarez?
Eleider Alvarez is currently (+100) to win the bout outright, while you can get (+100) on Gilberto ‘Zurdo’ Ramirez if you fancy the incredible upset.