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World-ranked Top Rank super middleweight Gilberto “Zurdo” Ramirez (27-0, 21 KOs) of Mazatlan, Mexico worked out in Los Angeles Tuesday for his April 11 ten-round feature fight on ESPN “Friday Night Fights” at the Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas. Ramirez will face former world title challenger Giovanni Lorenzo (33-6, 24 KOs), of Bronx, New York. The fight will take place on the eve of Pacquiao-Bradley 2. Also on the card are Jesse Hart and Jessie Magdaleno. Unbeaten super middleweight Hart (12-0, 10 KOs) will face Samuel Clarkson (10-2, 6 KOs), while undefeated super bantamweight Magdaleno meets Cuatemoc Vargas (17-6-1, 11 KOs). Both bouts are eight rounders. Also featured is Russian Olympian light heavyweight Egor Mekontsev (2-0, 2 KOs), who goes against Lamont Williams (5-4-1, 2 KOs).