Dynamic featherweight Julian Ramirez of Pasadena and heavyweight Dominic Breazeale – a 2012 U.S. Olympian from Alhambra – will fight on the Jan. 24 Golden Boy Promotions card at Fantasy Springs Casino in Indio (on Fox Sports 1).
Ramirez (9-0, 6 KOs), a real whirlwind in the ring, will square off against Derrick Wilson (10-5-2, 3 KOs) of Fort Myers, Fla., in the eight-round co-feature.
Breazeale (8-0, 8 KOs) will go against Homero Fonseca (10-6-3, 3 KOs) of Driscoll, Texas. It is also scheduled for eight rounds.
Undefeated junior welterweight Antonio Orozco (18-0, 14 KOs) of San Diego will take on Miguel Angel Huerta (27-11-1, 18 KOs) of Mexico in the 10-round main event.
Heavyweight Dominic Breazeale, a 2012 U.S. Olympian from Alhambra, is now 6-0 with six knockouts after knocking out Lenroy Thomas of Jamaica at 2:29 of the fourth round Saturday. The two tangled on the undercard of the Abner Mares-Jhonny Gonzalez featherweight title fight at StubHub Center.
Breazeale, 27, landed a right uppercut that put Thomas down on the canvas. He stayed there on one knee, never really trying to get to his feet. Thomas (16-3) had won 16 of his past 17 bouts.
Dominic Breazeale, a 2012 U.S. Olympian from Alhambra, is now 5-0 with five knockouts after stopping Lance Gauch in the second round of their heavyweight bout Friday at the The Cosmopolitan in Las Vegas.
Breazeale decked Gauch once in the first round before stopping him at 2:41 of the second.
Breazeale, 27, is trained by John Bray in Burbank. Gauch, 24, is from Hannibal, Mo. He is 3-7-2.