Ramos wins WBA title
- Updated: 07/11/2011
Unbeaten #1-ranked Rico Ramos (20-0, 11 KOs) scored a spectacular seventh round KO over WBA super bantamweight champion Akifumi Shimoda (23-3-1, 10 KOs) to claim the WBA belt. Shimoda was the aggressor for most the bout, but Ramos leveled him with a monster left hook. Time was 2:26.