By Francisco Salazar
LOS ANGELES - Following the successful debut of Golden Boy Promotions' new series LA FIGHT CLUB, Golden Boy is proud to announce that East Los Angeles native and boxing legacy Julian "El Camarón" Ramirez (13-0, 8 KOs) will face the seasoned fighter Raul "Bule" Hidalgo (23-12, 17 KOs) of Casas Grandes, Mexico in a 10-round featherweight bout headlining the April 2 event live from The Belasco Theater in downtown Los Angeles and televised on FOX Sports 1 and FOX Deportes.
PHOTOS AND WEIGHTS
Julian Ramirez 126 Raul Hidalgo 125
Yamaguchi Falcao 161.6 Deartey Tucker 158 *
Everton Lopes 139.2 Robert Seyam 139.4
Nick Arce 128.8 Edgar Gálvez*
Joet Gonzalez 124** Ali Gonzalez 123.8
Melsik Baghdasaryan 147 Mario Angeles 146.4
* Each fighter took the fight on short notice on Tuesday.
** Gonzalez weighed in a second time.
Francisco A. Salazar has written for Boxingscene.com since September of 2012 and has covered boxing in Southern California and abroad since 2000. Salazar also covers boxing for the Ventura County (CA) Star newspaper, RingTV, and Knockout Nation. He can be reached by email at [email protected] or on Twitter at FSalazarBoxing