On Saturday, March 17, Top Rank brought high-level boxing to the Madison Square Garden Theater in New York.

In the night’s main event, unbeaten prospect Jose Carlos Ramirez fought New York native Amir Imam for the vacant WBO world super lightweight title.

Elswhere on the card, undefeated Ukrainian Oleksandr Gvozdyk met France’s Mehdi Amar for the vacant WBC world light heavyweight belt.

The event aired live at 8 p.m. ET on ESPN and ESPN Deportes.

Jose Carlos Ramirez def. Amir Imam by unanimous decision (117-111, 115-113, 120-108) – WBO world super lightweight title
Oleksandr Gvozdyk vs. Mehdi Amar by unanimous decision (117-111, 116-112, 118-110) – interim WBO world light heavyweight title
Antonio Lozada Jr. def. Felix Verdejo by TKO. Round 10
Christopher Diaz def. Braulio Rodriguez by TKO. Round 4
Michael Conlan def. David Berna by TKO. Round 2

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Zach Aittama
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Zach Aittama became a fan of martial arts at an early age. Hooked on the sport after one experience, Zach started training Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and Muay Thai as a teenager. Watching the sport only increased his interest, building a fascination for combat sports around the globe. Years of training and amateur bouts later, Zach continues to train while working and attending school full-time. Zach started writing for Fight Sport Asia in 2014 and joined the Combat Press staff in July of 2015.

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