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Zou Shiming, two-time Olympic gold medalist and three-time World Amateur Champion and IBF Featherweight Champion Evgeny Gradovich pose during their media day workouts at the Wildcard Boxing Club in Hollywood, California. Shiming returns to the ring after his pro debut in April, to headline an exciting card where he will take on Mexico’s Jesus Ortega, Saturday, July 27, at the Cotai Arena at The Venetian Macao Resort in Macau,China. Gradovich of Russia, now fighting out of Oxnard,Ca. makes his first title defense against #1 contender Mauricio Munoz of Argentina. Promoted by Top Rank and Sands China Ltd., in association with Tecate, “ZOU SHIMING: Fists of Gold II ” , will also feature another world championship fight – WBO/WBA flyweight champion Juan Estrada vs. Milan Melindo.