Rising, younger boxing coach Julian Chua believes he’s working with the No. 1 gentle heavyweight on the earth, 41-0 Gilberto “Zurdo” Ramirez (27 KOs), who was Mexico’s first world tremendous middleweight champion.
Higher than Artur Beterbiev, Dmitry Bivol and even Ramirez’ fellow countryman, Saul “Canelo” Alvarez, if he returns to the 175-pound division within the close to future.
The 29-year-old Ramirez, who lately signed an unique promotional contract with Oscar De La Hoya’s Golden Boy Promotions, is at the moment ranked No. 4 and No. 5, respectively, by the WBA and WBO.