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Saturday, Nov. 15 Live on HBO Latino: Ramirez vs. Zuniga & Valdez vs. Garza

Undefeated No. 2-world-rated super middleweight contender GILBERTO “Zurdo” RAMIREZ and two-time Mexican Olympian and undefeated featherweight knockout artist ÓSCAR VALDEZ will headline an exciting boxing card, Saturday, November 15, at San Antonio’s Alamodome. Ramirez, of Mazatlan, Mexico, will be defending his NABF and WBO International super middleweight titles in a 10-round battle against four-time world title challenger FULGENCIO ZUNIGA of Barranquilla, Colombia. Valdez, of Nogales, Mexico, will battle one-time world title challenger ALBERTO GARZA of Mexico City in an eight-round featherweight rumble. Both fights will be televised live on HBO Latino, beginning at 9:45 p.m. ET/PT. Continue reading

Oosthuizen decisions Zuniga

New York, NY/ Gauteng, SA (11/10/12) – Earlier tonight, 24-year-old red-hot undefeated super middleweight contender Thomas “Tommy Gun” Oosthuizen (21-0-1, 13KO’s) retained his IBO super middleweight championship with a dominate twelve round unanimous decision over four-time world title challenger Fulgencio Zuniga (25-6-1, 22KO’s) at the Emperor’s Palace in Gauteng, South Africa. Continue reading

Oosthuizen vs Zuniga on Nov 10

On Saturday, November 10, the 24-year-old red-hot undefeated super middleweight contender Thomas “Tommy Gun” Oosthuizen (20-0-1, 13KO’s) will look to take yet another major step towards super stardom when he puts his IBO title on the line against the venerable four-time world title challenger Fulgencio Zuniga (25-5-1, 22KO’s). The bout is scheduled for 12 rounds in the super middleweight division and will take place at the Emperor’s Palace in Oosthuizen’s native South Africa. The card is promoted by Rodney Berman’s Golden Gloves Ltd. in association with DiBella Entertainment.

“I am privileged to be fighting for such a large, strong promotional team,” said Oosthuizen. “I’m looking forward to putting on another strong performance on the 10th and then returning to the US to further show my skills to the American public. My goal is to be fighting on HBO in 2013 and there isn’t anything that will prevent me from making that a reality.”

The bout against Zuniga will be Oosthuizen’s sixth defense of the IBO belt that he won in March 2011 with a ninth-round TKO over Evert Bravo (15-1-1, 11KO’s). In Oosthuizen’s most recent outing, the South African made his New York debut and won a dominant 12-round unanimous decision over Rowland Bryant. Continue reading