Central California (August 29, 2014) – USA Olympian and undefeated as a pro, Jose Ramirez (11-0, 8 KOs) from Avenal, California, spent the day at Valley Children’s Hospital in Central California visiting kids in the Cancer Center. Ramirez brought many smiles and joy to the children and their families by signing pictures, playing games and giving 1000 free tickets to the hospital families for his Oct 25th Nationally televised fight at Selland Arena in Fresno, California. Continue reading
FRESNO, CALIF. (May 9, 2014) — As part of a special night dedicated to raising awareness about water shortages in the Central Valley, former U.S. Olympic boxer turned undefeated professional lightweight JOSE RAMIREZ will throw out the ceremonial first pitch during The Fresno Grizzlies’ game against the El Paso Chihuahuas TONIGHT! Friday, May 9 at 7:05 p.m. at Chukchansi Park. Ramírez, the fighting pride of nearby Avenal, will also be available on the concourse to sign autographs throughout the game. Continue reading
FRESNO, CALIF. (November 5, 2013) – Undefeated lightweight contender Jose Ramírez returns home to the Central Valley, headlining a sold-out boxing event — “Fight for Water” — Saturday, November 9. The 11-time National Champion, 2012 U.S. Olympian and all-time USA Boxing lightweight record holder will be battling Erick Hernandez Perez (4-4-1, 2 KOs), of Batesville, AK. Their fight will be featured as the main event on the nationally-televised Solo Boxeo Tecate on UniMás, beginning at Midnight ET/11:00 p.m. PT. Ramírez (6-0, 4 KOs), of Avenal, Calif., returning to the area where he grew up, will fight at the Golden Eagle Arena on the campus of West Hills College, in Lemoore, Calif. The homecoming event has been sold out for three weeks, including VIP tables and major sponsors. Continue reading
2XU, the leader in high performance compression apparel, has re-signed 11-time National Boxing Champion, London 2012 Olympian and all-time USA Boxing lightweight record holder, Jose ‘The Future’ Ramírez.
LAS VEGAS, NEV. (February 12, 2013) — Top Rank® announced today that former Olympian and future boxing superstar JOSE RAMÍREZ inked a deal that will have him wearing Nike footwear and apparel.
Jose will wear branded Ramírez apparel, including robe, trunks, and training gear as well as the shirts the fighter’s cornermen will wear for his fights. Continue reading
Hall of Fame promoter Bob Arum and Todd duBoef announced the signing of Méxican-American amateur sensation JOSE RAMÍREZ to an exclusive long-term promotional agreement with Top Rank today. Ramírez, arguably the crown jewel of the 2012 U.S. Olympic Team, will make his professional debut, in a four-round lightweight bout, on the undercard of the Manny Pacquiao – Juan Manuel Márquez 4 welterweight event, Saturday, December 8, at the MGM Grand Garden Arena. Pacquiao-Márquez 4 will be produced and distributed Live on HBO Pay-Per-View®, beginning at 9 p.m. ET / 6 p.m. PT. Continue reading