Ramirez vs Linares Info
Jose Carlos Ramirez could take on Jorge Linares in Late 2020 in the United States.
The fight would be scheduled for 12 rounds in the Super Lightweight division, which means the weight limit would be 140 pounds (10 stone or 63.5 KG).
The contest would be for the WBC super lightweight championship of the world.
Ramirez would be making his 2nd defence of the WBO World Junior Welterweight Championship. He won this belt against Maurice Hooker in July 2019. He has held this belt for 1 year 2 months and 3 days.
He would be making his 5th defence of the WBC World Super Lightweight Championship. He won this belt against Amir Imam in March 2018. He has held this title for 2 years 6 months and 13 days.
Ramirez vs Linares stats
Jose Carlos Ramirez would step into the ring with an undefeated record of 26 wins and zero loses, 17 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Jorge Linares would make his way to the ring with a record of 47 wins and 5 loses, with 29 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest Ramirez would have a slight advantage in power over Linares, with a 65% knock out percentage over Linares' 62%.
Jose Carlos Ramirez is the younger man by 7 years, at 28 years old.
Ramirez has a height advantage of 2 inches over Linares. This also extends to a 3-inch reach advantage.
Both Jose Carlos Ramirez & Jorge Linares fight out of an orthodox stance.
Ramirez is currently the less experienced professional fighter, having had 26 less fights, and made his debut in 2012, 9 year and 11 months later than Linares, who’s first professional fight was in 2002. He has fought 193 less professional rounds, 127 to Linares' 320.
Jose Carlos Ramirez goes into the fight ranked number 1 by the RING in the 140lb division.
Ramirez vs Linares form
Ramirez remains undefeated as a professional, stopping 1 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he defeated Viktor Postol on 29th August 2020 by majority decision in their WBC World Super Lightweight and WBO World Junior Welterweight championship fight at The Bubble, MGM Grand, Nevada, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Maurice Hooker on 27th July 2019 by technical knockout in the 6th round in their WBC World Super Lightweight and WBO World Junior Welterweight championship fight at College Park Center, Texas.
Going into that contest, he had beat Jose Zepeda on 10th February 2019 by majority decision in their WBC World Super Lightweight championship fight at Save Mart Arena, California.
Before that, he had won against Antonio Orozco on 14th September 2018 by unanimous decision in their WBC World Super Lightweight championship fight at Save Mart Arena, California.
He had beat Amir Imam on 17th March 2018 by unanimous decision in their WBC World Super Lightweight championship fight at Madison Square Garden, New York.
Linares has beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight, he defeated Carlos Morales on 14th February 2020 by knockout in the 4th round at Honda Center, California, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Al Toyogon on 7th September 2019 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Korakuen Hall, Tokyo, Japan.
Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Pablo Cesar Cano on 18th January 2019 by technical knockout in the 1st round in their WBC World Super Lightweight eliminator fight at Madison Square Garden, New York, United States.
Before that, he had won against Abner Cotto on 29th September 2018 by knockout in the 3rd round at Fantasy Springs Casino, California.
He had lost to Vasyl Lomachenko on 12th May 2018 by technical knockout in the 10th round in their WBA World Lightweight and The Ring Lightweight championship fight at Madison Square Garden, New York.
In terms of recent activity, Jorge Linares has been fighting more than Jose Carlos Ramirez.
Jose Carlos Ramirez last fought 1 month and 1 day ago, while Jorge Linares' last outing was 7 months and 16 days ago.
Ramirez's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years 5 months and 12 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 7 months and 12 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 54 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 10.8 rounds on average.
Linares' last 5 fights have come over a period of 1 year 9 months and 2 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 5 months and 9 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 28 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 5.6 rounds on average.