Ramirez vs Benavidez Info
Gilberto Ramirez could square off against David Benavidez in Late 2020 in the United States.
The fight would take place over 12 rounds in the Super Middleweight division, which means the weight limit would be 168 pounds (12 stone or 76.2 KG).
The contest would be for the unified super middleweight championship of the world, with the WBO & WBC belts on the line.
Benavidez will be defending his WBC World Super Middleweight Championship for the first time. He won this belt against Anthony Dirrell in September 2019. He has held this belt for 10 months and 6 days.
Ramirez vs Benavidez stats
Gilberto Ramirez would step into the ring with an undefeated record of 40 wins and zero loses, 26 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
David Benavidez would make his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 22 wins, with 19 of those by knock out.
The stats suggest Benavidez would have a large advantage in power over Ramirez, boosting at 86% knock out percentage over Ramirez's 65%.
Gilberto Ramirez is the older man by 6 years, at 29 years old.
Ramirez has a height advantage of 1 inch over Benavidez. Despite this, Benavidez has 1-inch reach advantage.
Gilberto Ramirez fights out of the southpaw stance, while David Benavidez is an orthodox fighter.
Ramirez is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had 18 more fights, and made his debut in 2009, 3 years and 11 months earlier than Benavidez, who’s first professional fight was in 2013. He has fought 140 more professional rounds, 227 to Benavidez's 87.
David Benavidez is currently ranked number 1 by the RING in the 168lb division.
Ramirez vs Benavidez form
Ramirez remains undefeated as a professional, stopping 2 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he won against Tommy Karpency on 12th April 2019 by technical knockout in the 4th round at Staples Center, LA, United States.
Previous to that, he had won against Jesse Hart on 14th December 2018 by majority decision in their WBO World Super Middleweight championship fight at American Bank Center, Texas.
Going into that contest, he had beat Roamer Alexis Angulo on 30th June 2018 by unanimous decision in their WBO World Super Middleweight championship fight at Chesapeake Energy Arena, Oklahoma.
Before that, he had defeated Habib Ahmed on 3rd February 2018 by technical knockout in the 6th round in their WBO World Super Middleweight championship fight at Bank of America Center, Texas.
He had won against Jesse Hart on 22nd September 2017 by unanimous decision in their WBO World Super Middleweight championship fight at Convention Center, Arizona, USA.
Benavidez remains undefeated as a professional, stopping 3 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he defeated Anthony Dirrell on 28th September 2019 by knockout in the 9th round in their WBC World Super Middleweight championship fight at Staples Center, LA, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated J’Leon Love on 16th March 2019 by technical knockout in the 2nd round at AT&T Stadium, Texas.
Going into that contest, he had beat Ronald Gavril on 17th February 2018 by unanimous decision in their WBC World Super Middleweight championship fight at Las Vegas, Nevada.
Before that, he had won against Ronald Gavril on 8th September 2017 by split decision in their WBC World Super Middleweight championship fight at Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, Nevada, Afghanistan.
He had beat Rogelio Medina on 20th May 2017 by knockout in the 8th round at Laredo Energy Arena, Laredo, United States.
In terms of recent activity, David Benavidez has been fighting more than Gilberto Ramirez.
Gilberto Ramirez last fought 1 year 3 months and 23 days ago, while David Benavidez's last outing was 10 months and 7 days ago.
Ramirez's last 5 fights have come over a period of 1 year 6 months and 21 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 4 months and 21 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 46 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 9.2 rounds on average.
Benavidez's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years 4 months and 8 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 7 months and 3 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 43 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 8.6 rounds on average.