Ruiz vs Ortiz Heavyweight Showdown Available on FITE!
PBC presents Luis "King Kong" Ortiz vs Andy "The Destroyer" Ruiz Jr. in a WBC Heavyweight Title Eliminator at the Crypto.com Arena in Los Angeles;
Watch live on September 4th on FITE!
Los Angeles, CA (August 17, 2022)--Premier Boxing Champions' Heavyweight Showdown takes place September 4th at Los Angeles' Crypto.com Arena featuring Luis "King Kong" Ortiz vs Andy "The Destroyer" Ruiz Jr. At the press conference, both fighters predicted the WBC Heavyweight Title Eliminator will end in a knockout. FITE will present the P.P.V. event in the U.S. and Canada (and many more international territories to be announced soon). Order the event now on FITE.
Ortiz has a record of 33 wins, 28 of them with knockouts, including his most recent against Charles Martin last January. Former Unified Heavyweight World Champion Ruiz has 32 wins with 22 of them by knockout, though he hasn't fought since he defeated Chris Arreola by unanimous decision in May of 2021.
The card also features top lightweight contender Isaac "Pitbull" Cruz Gonzalez vs Eduardo "Zurdito" Ramirez; the long awaited return of former world champion Abner Mares (who hasn't fought since 2018) vs Miguel Flores; and Jose "Rayo" Valenzuela vs Jezreel Corales.