Jose Ramirez, center, an Avenal native and Fresno resident, celebrates a successful defense of his WBC Continental Americas title against Tomas Mendez of the Dominican Republic in a July 9, 2016, bout at Tachi Palace Hotel and Casino. Ramirez returns to the ring on the “Fight for Water 6” card on Dec. 2 at Save Mart Center.
Jose Ramirez, center, an Avenal native and Fresno resident, celebrates a successful defense of his WBC Continental Americas title against Tomas Mendez of the Dominican Republic in a July 9, 2016, bout at Tachi Palace Hotel and Casino. Ramirez returns to the ring on the “Fight for Water 6” card on Dec. 2 at Save Mart Center. CRAIG KOHLRUSS ckohlruss@fresnobee.com
Jose Ramirez, center, an Avenal native and Fresno resident, celebrates a successful defense of his WBC Continental Americas title against Tomas Mendez of the Dominican Republic in a July 9, 2016, bout at Tachi Palace Hotel and Casino. Ramirez returns to the ring on the “Fight for Water 6” card on Dec. 2 at Save Mart Center. CRAIG KOHLRUSS ckohlruss@fresnobee.com

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