Few things spark the imagination of longtime fight fans like a heavyweight main event. It’s a rare feature that will pay off Sunday night when former world champion Andy Ruiz Jr. takes on Luis Ortiz, a multiple-time former world title contender.
After losing the WBO, WBA and IBF heavyweight titles to Anthony Joshua in a rematch of their 2019 clash, Ruiz continues his regressive run at a world title shot. outside. Meanwhile, Ortiz was knocked out by two-time former WBC champion Deontay WILDER in world title bouts.
On the card, Isaac Cruz fights Eduardo Ramirez for the second division lightweight title, former multi-division world champion Abner Mares returns to the ring for the first time since 2018 when he takes on Miguel Flores, and intriguing lightweight prospect Jose Valenzuela takes on Edwin D. Los Santos.
The action begins at 9pm ET live on Fox PPV. CBS Sports will be with you throughout the event in Los Angeles, so follow along with live results and highlights below.
Ruiz vs. Ortiz fight card, results
- Andy Ruiz def. Luis Ortiz via unanimous decision (113-112, 114-111, 114-111)
- Isaac Cruz def. Eduardo Ramirez via second round knockout
- Abner Mares vs. Miguel Flores finished with a majority draw (96-94, 95-95, 95-95).
- Edwin De Los Santos def. Jose Valenzuela via third round TKO
Ruiz vs. Ortiz scorecard