Boxing

The Ramirez - Ahmed / Ancajas - Gonzalez world championship event will be televised live and exclusively at 10:15 p.m. EST on ESPN and ESPN Deportes and stream live on the ESPN App.  
Unbeaten lightweight prospect Teofimo Lopez (7-0, 6 KO’s) and former Super Middleweight world title challenger Jessie Hart (22-1, 18 KO’s) will also be in action on the televised portion of the card. Their fights will be televised live at 9 p.m. ET on ESPN News.
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- Ramírez:
"I felt great on this fight. We worked hard to get the knockout win, and we did it. That was the kind of performance I was looking for. Like we had planned, my hand was raised and I'm going back home with the title"
"I want to clean the Super Middleweight division, and I want to unify titles. I want to face all the champions. I'm willing to go to Europe to challenge the winner of the WBSS tournament"
"I would like to fulfill my dream of defending my world title in front of my people of Mazatlan"
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Heavyweight Dillian Whyte is giving former heavyweight title challenger Hughie Fury a take it or leave it offer to fight him on February 3 at the O2 Arena in London, UK. That’s when Whyte plans on fighting again. Hughie (20-1, 10 KOs) wants a full training camp to get ready for the Whyte fight, but that’s not going to be possible.

The 23-year-old Hughie is interested in fighting Whyte on the undercard of the Tony Bellew vs. David Haye card on May 5. Unfortunately, Whyte (22-1, 16 KOs) is not interested in staying out of the ring for the next 5 months waiting for a fight with Hughie. Whyte wants to fight in February and then in April.

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