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Andy Ruiz and Luis Ortiz meet the scale; the Cuban promises a knockout

Andrew Ruiz and louis ortiz They made the weigh-in and are ready for the fight that will take place this Sunday at the Crypto.com Arena, an elimina


Andrew Ruiz and louis ortiz They made the weigh-in and are ready for the fight that will take place this Sunday at the Crypto.com Arena, an eliminator in the heavyweight division of the World Council (WBC) and in which both promised victory.

The Mexican, the first heavyweight champion in the history of his country, wants a new title fight and is looking for the WBCthe only one missing in his career, but first he will have to defeat the Cuban, a two-time contender for the top division championship and who wants one more, aware that it could be his last.

“This is going to be a war. There is nothing left to talk about, this will be a fight in which we are going to go out looking for the punch, the knockout, either he knocks me out or I knock him out,” he said. louis ortizwhile Andrew Ruiz He assured that he arrives at a great moment, ready to show that he is ready to be world champion again and that he will achieve it with victory.

Both looked physically good before the fight: Andrew Ruiz had already stated that he felt very good about his weight when he dethroned Anthony Joshua in June 2019; That time he marked 268 pounds and this Saturday 268.8, practically the same, so a great version of the Mexican boxer is expected.

The King Kong Ortizat 245.3 pounds and 43 years old, he weighed more than 23 pounds less than the Destroyer, but is confident his power will allow him to come out with his hand held high.

Although the Cuban is 11 years older than Andy, in boxing experience they are practically the same, even the Mexican has one more fight: the destroyer arrives with a record of 34-2, 22 knockouts, while the King Kong He has a record of 33-2, 28 on the fast lane, which shows that the Cuban’s punching power is greater.