(A look-back to 2019’s History Makers)
BOXER: 🇲🇽Andy Ruiz Jr.🇺🇸
FEAT ACCOMPLISHED: Becoming the first Mexican-blooded Heavyweight Champion.
THE PATH TO THE GOAL:📈 🇺🇸Andy Ruiz Jr. had kept his eyes on the news, eventually receiving the call that he would be the late replacement opponent after Anthony Joshua’s original opponent was ruled out due to positive drug-testing. This was the chance of a lifetime for the man who in his younger years was looked at as the fat, delusional kid whose lofty aspirations of becoming a Heavyweight Champion one day was deemed laughable. Continue reading “On the Radar:📡 Andy Ruiz Jr.”
By Jon Uddin🖋️
“Everybody that’s fought A.J. has been scared. I’m not scared. I’m going to come in aggressive, work the body, let my hands go with combinations, he’s never fought anybody like me. Come June 1st the world will see when I become the first Mexican Heavyweight Champion.”… Continue reading “When the Smoke Clears:💨 Jon Uddin on Andy Ruiz Jr’s Historic Night”
Wow, what a night, the man who took the major opportunity on short notice has made an indelible mark on the Heavyweight division, completely shifting the landscape, as well as the long-term plans of its major players. 🇺🇸Mexican-American Andy Ruiz Jr. (33-1-0, 22KO) endured the punishment administered by 🥇🇬🇧Anthony Joshua (22-1-0, 21KO) that seen him put down in the 3rd round with a Joshua uppercut, to where he got up, pressed the action, traded with the British Heavyweight, and clipped AJ with a nasty 1-2-3 combination that wobbled Joshua’s legs badly, with Ruiz eventually sending him to the canvas in that same round… Continue reading “Enter the History Books Andy Ruiz Jr, Your New Unified Heavyweight World Champion!”
Global boxing superstar & reigning WBA/WBO/IBF Heavyweight World Champion Anthony ‘AJ’ Joshua (22-0-0, 21KO) will finally make his long-waited United States debut, choosing perhaps the most famous venue in doing so, that being Madison Square Garden in New York. Continue reading “Anthony Joshua Gets a Credible Replacement Opponent, and the Show Must Go On”