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Diego Ramirez Drops, Stops Bradley Skeete In Brentwood

By Elliot Foster

Diego Ramirez stopped Bradley Skeete inside two rounds to claim a fringe WBO belt.

The Argentine took on the former British and Commonwealth champion, exclusively live on BT Sport, on Saturday night.

Ramirez, 23, was being largely outboxed at the Brentwood Centre in Essex, but he found a left hook to drop the Londoner.

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Skeete, who was ousted inside two rounds back in April when he travelled to Bilbao to take on Kerman Lejarraga for the European title, got back to winning ways at the same venue back in October.

But the referee, Bob Williams, allowed him to continue, despite being on unsteady legs after getting up from the Ramirez shot that saw him on the canvas and ultimately saw the visitor clinch the vacant WBO International welterweight crown.

Skeete, however, wasn’t all there and the referee, shortly after, called a halt to proceedings after just two minutes and 33 seconds of the second round, meaning that ‘Super’, at 31, will now have to decide whether he is prepared –– along with coaches Alan Smith and Eddie Lam –– to do the required rebuilding job to get back to the top following two crushing defeats in the space of eight months.

Meanwhile, there was a third paid win for 23-year-old Hainault cruiserweight James Branch Jr.

The southpaw, who only made his professional bow back in June, beat Remigijus Ziausys on points over four rounds.

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User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Motorcity Cobra on 12-16-2018

WOOOOW!!! Ramirez stops Skeete!! #boxing pic.twitter.com/HbHypg9i26— ****ie Chinster (@Daily_Bruise) December 15, 2018

Comment by Mexican_Puppet on 12-15-2018

[QUOTE=Sparked_26;19358352]Good stuff. I love big time boxing but root for all of these guys to make a decent living tbh.[/QUOTE] Me too, i always say that boxers deserves more money than most of sportsmen , boxing is the hardest SPORT…

Comment by Sparked_26 on 12-15-2018

[QUOTE=Mexican_Puppet;19358330]Well, so, I agree with you[/QUOTE] Good stuff. I love big time boxing but root for all of these guys to make a decent living tbh.

Comment by Mexican_Puppet on 12-15-2018

[QUOTE=Sparked_26;19358206]My standards are 1.) Has he been able to buy a house? 2.) Could he support his family? Literally, normal goals like we all have. The reality is most boxers don’t actually achieve that. Outside of that - that’s the…

Comment by Sparked_26 on 12-15-2018

[QUOTE=Mexican_Puppet;19358183]Good career? The standard of U.K fans is really low[/QUOTE] My standards are 1.) Has he been able to buy a house? 2.) Could he support his family? Literally, normal goals like we all have. The reality is most boxers…

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