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Jose Carlos Ramirez vs. Jose Zepeda
On February 10, 2019 Jose Carlos Ramirez will defend his World Boxing Council world super lightweight title against challenger Jose Zepeda at the Save Mart Arena in Fresno, California. This championship fight is scheduled for 12 rounds and can be seen on ESPN and ESPN Deportes.
When: Sunday, February 10th, 2019
Where: Save Mart Arena, Fresno, California
Why: World Boxing Council World Super Lightweight Title
Jose Carlos Ramirez vs. Jose Zepeda Fight Preview
Jose Carlos Ramirez is one of the most respected champions in boxing both with fans and gamblers alike. The defending World Boxing Council world super lightweight champion will be defending his belt on February 10 when he faces Jose Zepeda, an up and coming prospect with plenty of potential upside. Ramirez will offer Zepeda a tall task as the defending champ has never lost a fight. And the only previous loss for Zepeda in his career was the last time he fought for a championship back in 2015 when he was defeated by Terry Flanagan in a second round RTD. While the public will be siding with Ramirez there is plenty of speculation about Zepeda being a potential live dog. More
World Boxing Council World Super Lightweight Title
Jose Carlos Ramirez will enter his title defense bout against Jose Zepeda with a career record of 23-0. Out of his 23 career wins a total of 16 were by knockout. Ramirez is currently ranked sixth in the world and is 26 years old. He stands at five feet, 10 inches tall with a reach of 72- and one-half inches while fighting from an orthodox stance. Ramirez is a native of Avenal, California where he still resides.
Ramirez first caught the attention of the boxing world when he won the United States national amateur boxing championships. As an amateur Ramirez also won the Jr. Golden Gloves national championship. He is also a two-time Jr. Olympic national champion, and a two-time Ringside world champion. Ramirez represented the United States at the 2012 Olympics in London. Right after the Olympics he turned pro.
In his last bout on September 14, 2018 Ramirez scored a 12 round unanimous decision win over Antonio Orozco at the Save Mart Arena in Fresno, California. The fight was for the World Boxing Council world super lightweight title. Orozco went down in both the fourth and eighth rounds.
Ramirez scored a 12 round unanimous decision win over Amir Imam on March 17, 2018 at the Madison Square Garden Theater in New York. Ramirez scored a 12 round unanimous decision win for the vacant World Boxing Council world super lightweight title.
The 29-year-old Jose Zepeda has a career record of 30-1. Out of his 30 wins a total of 25 have come by knockout. Zepeda is currently ranked 10th in the world and is also known as “Chon.” He is a native of Long Beach, California and now resides I La Puente, California. Zepeda stands at five feet, eight inches tall with a reach of 70 and a half inches.
Zepeda last stepped into the ring on October 20, 2018 when he faced Domicio Rondon at Gimnasio Municipal Gustavo Diaz Ordaz in Mexico. Zepeda scored a seventh-round technical knockout win.
Prior to that on June 16, 2018 Zepeda faced Carlos Diaz Ramirez at Gimnasio de Mexicali, Mexicali for the World Boxing Association inter-continental lightweight title. Zepeda scored a fifth-round knockout win despite going down in the fourth round.
Jose Carlos Ramirez vs. Jose Zepeda
The matchup between Ramirez and Zepeda looks somewhat even although Ramirez would rate the edge with the public as defending champion. However, Zepeda figures to offer potentially good value as a quality underdog that has the bona fide potential to score the upset win.
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Opening Boxing Lines at Bookmaker Sportsbook - Jose Carlos Ramirez Vs. Jose Zepeda ( Check back later )
The current boxing line has not yet been released. If Jose Carlos Ramirez is the boxing favorite at -200 it means you have to risk $200 to win $100. Should Jose Zepeda be this fight’s underdog, that has value at +180 it means that for every $100 bet you will win $180.
Total Rounds Betting
The fight is scheduled for 12 rounds. Check back later for the total rounds betting line. For example, if the total rounds betting line is Over 9.5 Rounds -170, that means that if you think the fight is going to go to at least 10 rounds for you to win your bet you would need to bet $170 to win $100. The Under 9.5 +Rounds +170, would mean you would need to risk $100 to win $170.
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