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Who won Ramirez vs Boesel?
Gilberto Ramirez beat Dominic Boesel by knockout in the 4th round on Saturday 14th May 2022 at Toyota Arena in California.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 12 rounds in the Light Heavyweight division, which meant the weight limit was 175 pounds (12.5 stone or 79.4 KG).
The undercard featured the clash of Segura vs Alvarado.
Ramirez vs Boesel stats
Gilberto Ramirez stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 43 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 29 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Dominic Boesel made his way to the ring with a record of 32 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, with 12 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Ramirez had a large advantage in power over Boesel, boosting at 67% knock out percentage over Boesel's 38%.
Gilberto Ramirez was the younger man by 1 year, at 31 years old.
Ramirez had a height advantage of 1 inch over Boesel.
Gilberto Ramirez fought out of the southpaw stance, while Dominic Boesel was an orthodox fighter.
Ramirez was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 9 more fights, and made his debut in 2009, 1 year and 2 months earlier than Boesel, whose first professional fight was in 2010. He had fought the same amount of professional rounds, 255 to Boesel's 255.
Gilberto Ramirez went into the fight ranked number 2 by the WBA, 2 by the WBO and 4 by the IBF at light heavyweight.
Dominic Boesel was ranked number 1 by the WBA and 5 by the WBC in the 175lb division.
Ramirez vs Boesel form
Ramirez remained undefeated as a professional, stopping 4 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had defeated 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, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Sullivan Barrera on 9th July 2021 by knockout in the 4th round at Banc of California Stadium, California.
Going into that contest, he had beat Alfonso Lopez on 18th December 2020 by technical knockout in the 10th round at Galveston Island Convention Center, Texas.
Before that, he had won against Tommy Karpency on 12th April 2019 by technical knockout in the 4th round at Staples Center, LA.
He had beat Jesse Hart on 14th December 2018 by majority decision in their WBO World Super Middleweight championship fight at American Bank Center, Texas.
Boesel had beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance twice.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had defeated Robin Krasniqi on 9th October 2021 by split decision in their 12 round contest at GETEC Arena, Sachsen-Anhalt, Germany.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Robin Krasniqi on 10th October 2020 by technical knockout in the 3rd round in their WBA Interim World Light heavyweight championship fight at GETEC Arena, Sachsen-Anhalt.
Going into that contest, he had defeated Sven Fornling on 16th November 2019 by technical knockout in the 11th round in their WBA Interim World Light heavyweight championship fight at Halle Messe Arena, Sachsen-Anhalt.
Before that, he had won against Enrico Koelling on 27th October 2018 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Stadthalle, Sachsen-Anhalt.
He had lost to Karo Murat on 1st July 2017 by technical knockout in the 11th round at Ballsport Arena, Dresden.
In terms of activity leading into the fight, Gilberto Ramirez had been fighting more than Dominic Boesel.
Going to this contest, Gilberto Ramirez had last fought 6 months and 8 days ago, while Dominic Boesel's last outing had been 8 months and 17 days ago.
Ramirez's last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 6 months and 12 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 8 months and 15 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 40 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 8 rounds on average.
Boesel's last 5 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 11 months and 25 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 11 months and 30 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 49 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 9.8 rounds on average.
What time did Ramirez vs Boesel start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 10:00 PM EST / 7:00 PM PST at Toyota Arena, California, United States, which was around 3:00 AM BST in the UK.
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What were the odds on Ramirez vs Boesel?
Gilberto Ramirez was a 1/20 (-1999) favourite going into the contest, while Dominic Boesel made his way into the ring at 11/1 (+1100) with oddsmakers.