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Cruz Outpoints Cota In Boxeo Telemundo Fall Premiere

The fall season of Boxeo Telemundo opened with a bang, with Orlando Cruz decisioning Gabino Cota over 10 thrilling rounds Friday evening at Kissimmee Civic Center in Kissimmee, Florida. Scores were...Read More

Cruz, Cota Make Weight For Boxeo Telemundo Headliner

Orlando Cruz looks to continue his quest for one more crack at a major title, as he returns to the Telemundo circuit for a dangerous crossroads bout with Gabino Cota. Both fighters made weight for ...Read More

Emmanuel DeJesus Ready To Steal Show On Telemundo

With a nickname like “Pirata” (“Pirate”), it’s only natural for Emmanuel DeJesus to always fight with the intention of stealing the show. It’s what fans can expect from the unbeaten welterweight fr...Read More

Cruz vs. Cota Headed to Kissimmee Civic Center

The fall premiere of 'Boxeo Telemundo' remains intact except for one minor detail - the location. Originally, event handlers had the October 9 show - topped by a super featherweight attraction betw...Read More

Cruz vs. Cota Tops 10/9 Boxeo Telemundo Fall Premiere

The #1 Boxing program on spanish television Boxeo TELEMUNDO Ford will kick off their fall series on Friday, October 9, 2015 from the Palm Bay Community Center in Palm Bay, Florida. In the main eve...Read More

Orlando Cruz, Alberto Machado KO Winners In Mayaguez

MAYAGUEZ--Orlando Cruz earned his first win in more than two years after stopping Edwin Lopez in four rounds Saturday evening at Palacio de los Deportes in Mayaguez, Puerto Rico. Lopez (25-5-1, 23K...Read More

Alberto Machado Primed For Battle in Mayaguez

Rising featherweight Alberto Machado has been added to the ’Noche de Campeones’ card Saturday evening in Mayaguez, Puerto Rico. The unbeaten prospect from San Juan will face Mexico’s Alvaro Ortiz in a...Read More

Orlando Cruz Starts Training Fighters in Puerto Rico

Featherweight contender Orlando 'The Phenomenon' Cruz (20-4-1 10 KOs) of Puerto Rico, who plans to be active in the ring for a couple of more years, began working on Monday as a boxing trainer at a g...Read More

Orlando Cruz Out, New Telemundo Headliner For 10/24

A new main event is on tap for the October 24 edition of Boxeo Telemundo, which will wrap up the 2014 season. Unbeaten super flyweight Edwin Rodriguez will face Ricardo Rodriguez (9-2, 3KOs) in a 10-r...Read More

Orlando Cruz Tops Boxeo Telemundo Fall Season Finale

Orlando Cruz hopes to rediscover his winning ways, returning to the venue that hosted his last victory. The one-time featherweight contender headlines an October 24 show at the Kissimmee Civic Center ...Read More

Orlando Cruz's Return Being Set Down For August

Orlando 'Phenomenon' Cruz, who became the first boxer to publicly acknowledge his homosexuality, will again make history on August 10th as part of a card in Akron, Cleveland - the site of the GG9 2014...Read More

Gamalier Rodriguez Decisions Orlando Cruz For Upset Win

Either Gamalier Rodriguez is finally enjoying a long overdue career revival, or Orlando Cruz is at the end of the road. Or perhaps both statements ring true. Whatever the case, the battle of Pu...Read More

Photos/Weights: Cruz-Rodriguez, Verdejo-Zavala

ORLANDO, FL – The weights are in for tomorrow's doubleheader, with Gamalier Rodríguez rising prospect Félix ‘El Diamante’ Verdejo in separate bouts at the Bahía Shriners Events Center. Rodríguez (23-2...Read More

Rodriguez Confident He Shocks Orlando Cruz in Orlando

The WBO NABO featherweight champion Gamalier "Gammy" Rodriguez ( 23-2-3-16 KO 's) is confident of a win this Saturday when he face Orlando "Fenomeno" Cruz ( 20-3-1-10 KO 's) in a bout scheduled for 12...Read More

Verdejo Back on April 19 at Bahia Shriners Event Center

Orlando, Fla. - Orlando Cruz of Puerto Rico returns to the ring to challenge NABO featherweight champion Gamilier Rodriguez on a fight card which will include the undefeated electrifying Puerto Rico...Read More

Orlando Cruz-Gamalier Rodriguez in Play For 4/26

Former Olympian Orlando 'The Phenomenon' Cruz (20-3-1 and 10 KO's) could be reappearing on April 25 against Gamalier Rodríguez (230203, 16 KO's) in which the latter would be exposing his NABO crown of...Read More

Photos: Lopez vs. Soto Final Press Conference in Caguas


Video: Orlando Salido on Facing Lomachenko, Cruz KO

Luis Sandoval catches up with newly crowned WBO featherweight champion Orlando Salido to discuss his knockout victory over Orlando Cruz, a potential fight with Vasyl Lomachenko and more. ...Read More

Orlando Cruz May Drop Down To Super Bantamweight

Recently defeated Orlando Cruz (20-3-1, 10KOs) is considering the possibility of dropping down to the super bantamweight limit of 122-pounds. Last Saturday night at the Thomas & Mack Center in Las Veg...Read More

CompuBox: Orlando Salido's Heavy Hands The Difference

As expected, Orlando Salido's power punching was the difference. He outlanded Orlando Cruz better than 2-1 in that department. 126 of Salido's 131 landed punches were power shots. Salido closed the ...Read More