Ramirez named best boxer in America

Updated: Mar 10, 2013, 13:45 PM IST

Havana: Cuban boxer Robeisy Ramirez, the Olympic gold medalist in the 52 kg class, was named the best of America in 2012.

This is the second time Ramirez receives the award granted by the American Boxing Confederation (ABC), based in Santo Domingo, reports Xinhua.

The Cuban boxer had been selected as the best in 2010, when he took titles in the World Championships and the Youth Olympics.