The coronavirus pandemic halted Ramirez and Pistol's showdown scheduled for back in February in China. The two were supposed to meet again in Fresno in May.
The fight will air on ESPN at 7 p.m.
Third time’s the charm?— Stephen Hicks (@StephenABC30) August 6, 2020
Jose Ramirez set to face off against Viktor Postol on August 29th at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. Fight will be on ESPN+. Coronavirus postponed this bout twice. First in China in Feb. Then again in Fresno back in May. @ABC30
Last year, Ramirez won the WBC and WBO titles after knocking out Maurice Hooker.
South El Monte, California native, Arnold Barboza Jr. will also fight Canada's Tony "Lightning" Luis during the junior welterweight co-feature.