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Luis Ortiz To Klitschko: I'll Replace Fury, Whoop Your Ass on 10/29

For the second time in the past few months, WBA/WBO/IBO heavyweight champion Tyson Fury has pulled out of his contractually obligated rematch against Wladimir Klitschko. ...Read More

Luis Ortiz vs. Alexander Ustinov Will NOT Happen, Says Promoter

According to Russian promoter Andrey Ryabinsky, the fight between heavyweight contender Alexander Ustinov (33-1, 24 KOs) and WBA interim-champion Luis Ortiz (25-0, 22 KOs) will not happen as planned....Read More

Luis Ortiz's Manager: We Signed, Ustinov Refused VADA Testing!

Earlier this evening an article by Vadim Pushkin ran on BoxingScene.com in which Vlad Hryunov, manager of Alexander Ustinov (33-1, 24 KOs) stated that WBA interim-champion Luis Ortiz (25-0, 22 KOs) fa...Read More

Luis Ortiz Fails To Sign Contract By Deadline, Ustinov Fight in Limbo

Vlad Hryunov, manager of heavyweight contender Alexander Ustinov (33-1, 24 KOs), has informed BoxingScene.com that WBA interim-champion Luis Ortiz (25-0, 22 KOs) failed to sign a bout agreement by the...Read More

Despite Backlash, Luis Ortiz Envisions Brighter Future

Despite Backlash, Luis Ortiz Envisions Brighter Future

By Jake Donovan - It was perhaps the most difficult decision Luis 'King Kong' Ortiz had to make in his pro career to date, one where he was well aware of the negative backlash once fully executed. The...Read More

Luis Ortiz Brushes Off Golden Boy Split, Vows To Batter Ustinov

As reported earlier on BoxingScene.com, WBA interim-heavyweight champion Luis Ortiz and Golden Boy Promotions have officially parted ways. However, Ortiz makes it clear that this situation does not af...Read More

Luis Ortiz, Golden Boy Promotions Officially Part Ways

Last Monday, BoxingScene.com reported that a buyout deal, between heavyweight Luis Ortiz and Golden Boy Promotions, was very close to being completed. The buyout has been finalized, as confirmed by bo...Read More

Luis Ortiz vs. Ustinov Eyed For 10/7 in Russia, Says Hryunov

Vlad Hryunov, manager of heavyweight contender Alexander Ustinov (33-1, 24 KOs), says a date and location is being pursued for the mandatory clash with WBA interim-champion Luis Ortiz (25-0, 22 KOs)....Read More

Ustinov's Manager: Russia, Belarus in Lead For Luis Ortiz Fight

Vlad Hryunov, manager of heavyweight contender Alexander Ustinov (33-1, 24 KOs), advised BoxingScene.com that Russia and Belarus are the leading candidates to host his fighter's mandatory bout with WB...Read More

Sources: Luis Ortiz, Golden Boy Buyout Deal Very Close

Sources with knowledge of the details have advised BoxingScene.com that a buyout deal, between heavyweight Luis Ortiz and Golden Boy Promotions, is very close to being complete. ...Read More

Luis Ortiz vs. Ustinov Purse Bid is Won By Andrey Ryabinsky

A strange twist in the career saga of WBA interim-heavyweight champion Luis 'The Real King Kong' Ortiz (25-0, 22 KOs). The hard puncher is potentially traveling to Russia for his next fight, because ...Read More

Luis Ortiz Hangs Back as Promotional Status is Being Worked Out

The immediate future of Cuban heavyweight Luis Ortiz (25-0, 22KOs) will finally get some light on Monday, when his mandatory fight with Alexander Ustinov (33-1, 24KOs) heads to a purse bid in Panama. ...Read More

Luis Ortiz vs. Ustinov, Andrade vs. Culcay Purse Bids on 8/15

The Championships Committee of the World Boxing Association has called purse bids for three fights that exceeded the deadline for reaching an agreement. The first is the fight between Luis Ortiz (25-0...Read More

Luis Ortiz vs. Ustinov Pulled From Canelo-Smith HBO PPV

According to Russian promoter Vladimir Hryunov, Alexander Ustinov will NOT face WBA interim-heavyweight champion Luis Ortiz on September 17th in Texas, as part of the HBO Pay-Per-View card for former ...Read More

Luis Ortiz Pumped For Canelo Card: Ustinov Will Be KO Victim!

Only a few small items remain before a fight between Luis Ortiz (25-0, 22 KO) and Alexander Ustinov (33-1, 24 KO) is finalized for the 17th of September as part of HBO Pay-Per-View undercard to Saul '...Read More

Luis Ortiz vs. Ustinov Will Land on Canelo PPV, Says Hryunov

According to Russian promoter Vladimir Hryunov, Alexander Ustinov will face WBA interim-heavyweight champion Luis Ortiz on September 17th in Las Vegas, as part of the HBO Pay-Per-View card for former ...Read More

Luis Ortiz: We Must Pay Tribute To Ali By Making The Right Fights

Undefeated Cuban heavyweight Luis Ortiz (25-0, 22KOs) is training in Miami, Florida for his next fight against Alexander Ustinov of Russia. Meanwhile, from the Seminole Hard Rock in Hollywood, Fla. Or...Read More

Andy Ruiz Has No Problems Facing Luis Ortiz With a Full Camp

Andy Ruiz Jr. returned to the ring last week and stopped faded veteran Ray Austin in 4 rounds. Ruiz improved his record to 27-0 with 18 KOs with the victory. The 26-year-old Ruiz said that he is reded...Read More

Luis Ortiz-Alexander Ustinov Waits For HBO Date

The World Boxing Association has notified that the teams of WBA interim heavyweight champion Luis “The Real King Kong” Ortiz (25-0, 22 KOs) and #3 ranked Alexander Ustinov (33-1, 24 KOs) that an agree...Read More

Luis Ortiz Ready For Ustinov, Waiting On Next Available TV Date

Luis Ortiz and his handlers will feel much better about moving forward with plans to face Alexander Ustinov once they hear the news firsthand. For now, it’s comforting enough for the reigning interim ...Read More