All set: They set the date and venue for the fight between Dmitry Bivol and the Mexican Gilberto ‘Zurdo’ Ramírez

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Dmitry Bivol, who surprised everyone with his great victory against Canelo Álvarez, will face the Mexican Gilberto Zurdo Ramírez in an agreement to fight on November 5 in the United Arab Emirates.

The World Boxing Association (WBA) reported that both boxers reached an agreement to fight on that date. “The auction of the World Boxing Association (WBA) between Dmitry Bivol and Gilberto Ramírez, scheduled for today, was suspended because both sides reached an agreement to fight on November 5 in the United Arab Emirates, reported the organization.

Bivol’s team requested permission to fight Joshua Buatsi but the WBA denied it and ratified the fight against Ramírez.

Ramírez has expressed that after Canelo Álvarez’s defeat against Bivol, his fight will be like revenge for the Mexicans. Ramírez feels confident that he can win the fight and stand up for the Mexicans.

“I am happy because it will be the revenge of all Mexicans. It’s the moment I’ve been waiting for,” she asserted.

With an impressive undefeated record of 43 wins, 29 of them by fast-track knockout, Zurdo sent Bivol a saucy message of challenge just a week after the Russian beat Saúl Álvarez at T-Mobile Arena. from Las Vegas.

Although El Zurdo Ramírez had stated that the fight would take place in Los Angeles, the WBA decided that the fight would take place in the United Arab Emirates.

“I would like it to be here in Los Angeles. I have talked with my work team and with Golden Boy, we have not yet reached an agreement, “he said in a recent conversation with Izquierdazo.

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