Canelo Alvarez put in the background by intriguing Dmitry Bivol vs. Gilberto 'Zurdo' Ramirez showdown
Dmitry Bivol defends his WBA light-heavyweight title against Gilberto 'Zurdo' Ramirez on Saturday night. Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez could await the winner but this is an elite-level contest able to stand on its own two feet.
Dmitry Bivol returns to action in a huge clash with Gilberto ‘Zurdo’ Ramirez
Dmitry Bivol returns tonight with a huge title fight against Gilberto ‘Zurdo’ Ramirez in Abu Dhabi. It’s six months on from the Russian’s sensational win over Canelo Alvarez, beating the pound-for-pound great via unanimous decision, and while there is talk of a rematch in 2023, the focus for now is on another Mexican. Eddie Hearn and Matchroom had hoped to make a fight between Bivol and Joshua Buatsi before the end of the year, but that was reje…