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Orlando Cruz Fends Off Scrappy Alejandro Valdez For TKO Win

The veteran super featherweight contender turned away a stiff challenge from a determined Alejandro Valdez to score a 7th round knockout in front of a sold-out crowd Friday evening at Kissimmee Civic ...Read More

Cruz, Valdez Make Weight for Telemundo Summer Season Finale

Orlando Cruz and Alex Valdez were both on weight for the summer season finale of Boxeo Telemundo, which airs Friday evening (11:35 p.m. ET) from Kissimmee Civic Center in Kissimmee, Florida. ...Read More

Orlando Cruz To Pay Homage To PULSE Shooting Victims

From the moment he publicly confirmed his alternate lifestyle, Orlando Cruz has proudly represented the LGBT community through his sport. That statement never rang truer than for his next ring appeara...Read More

Orlando Cruz: I Will Fight For My Gay Community!

On July 15 in Kissimmee, Florida, the reigning super featherweight champion of the North American Boxing Organization (NABO), Orlando 'The Phenomenon' Cruz, will make sure his voice si heard loud and ...Read More

Berchelt-Cruz Discussed As Martinez-Lomachenko Title Status In Question

Event handlers are planning a formal announcement for Vasyl Lomachenko’s debut as an HBO headliner, as he faces Puerto Rico’s Roman Martinez atop a June 11 doubleheader at Madison Square Garden Theatr...Read More

Cruz Control: Orlando Cruz Dominates Romulo Koasicha

Former featherweight contender Orlando Cruz turned in perhaps his best performance in years, dropping Romulo Koasicha three times en route to a 10-round virtual shutout Friday evening at A La Carte Pa...Read More

Photos/Weights: Orlando Cruz vs. Romulo Koasicha

Orlando Cruz’ ring return comes one week later than originally targeted. The veteran boxer from Puerto Rico will face Mexico’s Romulo Koasicha in a 10-round super featherweight battle headlining the M...Read More

Valentin Steps Up Versus Cosme Rivera On Telemundo

Sammy Valentin now has an opponent for his scheduled co-feature slot on March 4 at A La Carte Pavilion in Tampa, Florida. The 21-year old prospect faces by far his most experienced to date as he lands...Read More

Orlando Cruz Reacts To Pacquiao's Remarks on Homosexuality

The industry continues to speak out against the latest hateful and irresponsible comments made by Manny Pacquiao as it relates to the subject of homosexuality. The former eight-division champ and c...Read More

Cruz vs. Koasicha Tops March 4 Telemundo Bill In Tampa

Orlando Cruz’ ring return comes one week later than originally targeted. The veteran boxer from Puerto Rico will face Mexico’s Romulo Koasicha in a 10-round super featherweight battle headlining the M...Read More

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