Valley boxer headed to Olympics in London

FRESNO, Calif.

The champion amateur boxer will compete in the Olympic Games at the end of next month.

He's currently training six days a week for the event.

"I've been training hard. I've been training twice a day, running everyday. I'm looking forward to it, preparing myself mentally. Hopefully I do my best," Ramirez told Action News.

If Ramirez makes it to the finals in London he will celebrate his 20th birthday there.

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