Boxing World Reacts To Its Newest World Champion – Jose Ramirez

Last night Jose Ramirez captured the vacant WBC super-lightweight world title in New York.

In a relatively quiet weekend for the sport Ramirez’ win on ESPN was the highlight, as well as undercard fighting Irishman Mick Conlan recording an impressive stoppage win on St.Patrick’s Dy.

In the main event 25-year-old Californian Ramirez recorded a unanimous points decision over Amir Imam at Madison Square Garden to take the title and extend his record to move to 22-0-16KO.

Following the win, here is what some of the boxing world have been saying: