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Gilberto ‘Zurdo’ Ramirez vs Jose Uzcategui preview
When is Ramirez vs Uzcategui?
Gilberto ‘Zurdo’ Ramirez could face Jose Uzcategui in Autumn/Fall 2023 in the United States.
The fight would be contested over 12 rounds in the Super Middleweight division, which means the weight limit would be 168 pounds (12 stone or 76.2 KG).
Ramirez vs Uzcategui stats
Gilberto ‘Zurdo’ Ramirez would step into the ring with a record of 44 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 30 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Jose Uzcategui would make his way to the ring with a record of 32 wins, 5 loses and 0 draws, with 27 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest Uzcategui would have advantage in power over Ramirez, with a 84% knock out percentage over Ramirez's 68%.
Gilberto ‘Zurdo’ Ramirez is the younger man by 1 year, at 31 years old.
Uzcategui has 1-inch reach advantage.
Gilberto ‘Zurdo’ Ramirez fights out of the southpaw stance, while Jose Uzcategui is an orthodox fighter.
Ramirez is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had 8 more fights, and made his debut in 2009, 1 year and 7 months earlier than Uzcategui, whose first professional fight was in 2011. He has fought 117 more professional rounds, 267 to Uzcategui's 150.
Jose Uzcategui is currently ranked number 9 by the WBA and 12 by the IBF in the 168lb division.
Ramirez vs Uzcategui form
Gilberto ‘Zurdo’ Ramirez has stopped 4 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he lost to Dmitry Bivol on 5th November 2022 by unanimous decision in their WBA Super World Light Heavyweight championship fight at Etihad Arena, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.
Previous to that, he had beat Dominic Boesel on 14th May 2022 by knockout in the 4th round at Toyota Arena, California, United States.
Going into that contest, he had won against 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.
Before that, he had beat Sullivan Barrera on 9th July 2021 by knockout in the 4th round at Banc of California Stadium, California.
He had defeated Alfonso Lopez on 18th December 2020 by technical knockout in the 10th round at Galveston Island Convention Center, Texas.
Uzcategui has beaten 2 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight, he lost to Vladimir Shishkin on 17th December 2022 by unanimous decision in their IBF World Super Middleweight eliminator fight at The Cosmopolitan, Las Vegas, United States.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Lionell Thompson on 28th December 2019 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at State Farm Arena, Georgia.
Going into that contest, he had lost to Caleb Plant on 13th January 2019 by unanimous decision in their IBF World Super Middleweight championship fight at Microsoft Theater, California.
Before that, he had won against Ezequiel Osvaldo Maderna on 28th September 2018 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Oracle Arena, California.
He had defeated Andre Dirrell on 3rd March 2018 by technical knockout in the 8th round in their IBF World Super Middleweight championship fight at Barclays Center, New York.
In terms of recent activity, Gilberto ‘Zurdo’ Ramirez has been fighting more than Jose Uzcategui.
Gilberto ‘Zurdo’ Ramirez last fought 4 months and 16 days ago, while Jose Uzcategui's last outing was 3 months and 4 days ago.
Ramirez's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 3 months and 3 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 5 months and 13 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 40 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 8 rounds on average.
Uzcategui's last 5 fights have come over a period of 5 years and 18 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 1 year and 3 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 52 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 10.4 rounds on average.
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