Jose Carlos Ramirez vs Maurice Hooker

Jose Carlos Ramirez and Maurice Hooker put titles on the line in unification fight

Published On Wednesday, July 3, 2019By Boxing News Now

Jose Carlos Ramirez and Maurice Hoooker clash in unification fight

WBC super lightweight champion Jose Carlos Ramirez is ready to defend his crown against fellow unbeaten champion Maurice Hoooker, who has a record of  26 fights won, 17 of them by KO.

The unification fight will take place at the College Park Center in Arlington in Arlington, Texas.

Californian Ramírez (24-0 16 KOs) puts his crown on the line for the third time after winning the vacant title at Madison Square Garden in New York in March 2018 against Amir Imam.

The two defenses of his belt took place in Fresno, his hometown, with him defeating Antonio Orozco and then Jose Zepeda.

WBO champion Hooker (26-0-3 17 KOs) fights in his town, Dallas, for the first time as world champion after three fights abroad.

Tickets for the fight, which will take place on Saturday, July 27 at the College Park Center in Arlington, Texas, are now on sale.