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Photos: Luis Ortiz Trains For War With Lateef Kayode

Undefeated Cuban heavyweight Luis Ortiz 21-0-0 (18 KO's) held a rigorous 35-minute sparring session on Tuesday as part of his training for the upcoming bout with fellow unbeaten Lateef Kayode 20-0-0 (...Read More

Photos: Luis Ortiz Putting in Work For Lateef Kayode

Undefeated Cuban heavyweight Luis Ortiz 21-0 (18 KO’s) is training hard for his upcoming showdown with Lateef Kayode (20-0, 16KOs) for the vacant WBA interim-title on September 11th at the Hard Rock H...Read More

Manager: Ortiz is No Pizza Eater Like Perez, Wants Wilder

BoxingScene previously reported that Cuban heavyweight Luis "The Real King Kong" Ortiz (21-0) will trade punches against Lateef "Power" Kayode (20-0) for the interim WBA heavyweight title on September...Read More

Luis Ortiz Drills Monte Barrett For Knockout Win In Cali

Unbeaten heavyweight prospect Luis Ortiz steps up in class as he faces veteran Monte Barrett in a scheduled 10-round main event Thursday evening at Fantasy Springs Casino in Indio, Calif. The bout...Read More

Photos: Luis Ortiz, Washington, De La Hoya Workouts

LUIS ORTIZ, Undefeated Top Rated Heavyweight Contender, Photos by Jennifer Arredondo "My passion is boxing. I've been training since I was 12-years-old. Since that age I've been training to be a ch...Read More

Monte Barrett To Face Luis Ortiz, 4/3 On Fox Sports 1

The April 3 FOX Sports 1 and FOX Deportes tripleheader is now complete, as former heavyweight world title challenger Monte "Two Gunz" Barrettreturns to the ring to face unbeaten Cuban contender Luis "...Read More

Alexander Povetkin-Luis Ortiz Ordered - Vacant WBA Belt

BoxingScene.com has been advised that the WBA has ordered former champion Alexander Povetkin (26-1) to face Luis Ortiz (20-0) for the WBA "regular" heavyweight title. Wladimir Klitschko is the super c...Read More

Luis Ortiz Targets Early 2014 Return, Klitschko's Title

Earlier this week, undefeated Cuban heavyweight Luis Ortiz (20-0, 17 KO's) beat Puerto Rico's Alex Gonzalez in two minutes of the first round on at the BB&T Center in Sunrise, Florida to keep his unbe...Read More

Photos: Tarver, Caballero, Ortiz, Lubin, Galarza Win

BB&T Center in Sunrise, Florida - Former world champion Antonio “Magic Man” Tarver (30-6, 21 KOs), 45-years-old, returned to the ring after a long layoff, now as a heavyweight, dropped Mike Sheppard (...Read More

Antonio Tarver Returns, Stops Mike Sheppard In Four

A pair of debutants made quick work of their opponents on the non-televised undercard. Dennis Galarza and Erickson Lubin both scored 1st round knockouts in their first piece of ring action since signi...Read More

Photos/Weights: Tarver-Sheppard, Caballero-Cruz

The weights are in for Golden Boy Promotion's Fox Sports 1 televised card from the BB&T Center in Sunrise, Florida. In the main event, former light heavyweight and cruiserweight champion Antonio Tarve...Read More

Luis Ortiz Officialy Inks With Golden Boy, Back on 11/26

Jay Jimenez, CEO of King Kong Boxing and manager of Luis Ortiz (19-0, 16KOs), has advised BoxingScene.com that his fighter has officially signed with Golden Boy Promotions and will return to the ring ...Read More

Luis Ortiz Dares Tyson Fury: I'm The Real King Kong!

Earlier today BoxingScene.com reported that David Haye has been advised to retire because of a shoulder injury. Haye had been scheduled to face Tyson Fury on February 8th in the UK. Fury will still fi...Read More

Luis Ortiz Claims Free Agency, Targets Big Fights

BoxingScene.com recently spoke with heavyweight contender Luis Ortiz (19-0) and his manager Jay Jimenez. They wanted to clear the air regarding the Cuban fighter's promotional status. Recent reports ...Read More

Yoandris Salinas, Luis Ortiz Ink Golden Boy Contracts

LOS ANGELES - Unbeaten as a professional, former Cuban amateur great Yoandris "El Nino" Salinas will get the opportunity of a lifetime on Saturday, September 28 when he travels to Manchester, England ...Read More

Dream Team Joins Forces With Golden Boy Promotions

According to Dream Team, they have no joined forces with Golden Boy Promotions. The two companies will heavily co-promote Cuban featherweight Yoandris Salinas (20-0-1, 13 KOs) and Cuban heavyweight Lu...Read More

Ruslan Chagaev Eyes Luis Ortiz Scrap, Not Kubrat Pulev

Timur Dugazaev, the manager of former heavyweight world champion Ruslan Chagaev (31-2-1, 20KOs), his fighter is not going to face Kubrat Pulev (17-0, 9KOs) on August 24th in Germany. Instead, Chagaev ...Read More

Tua vs. Ortiz in Play; Parker Eyes Bout Before Botha

Joseph Parker's fight with Francois Botha has been placed in jeopardy, with the Kiwi heavyweight set to step into the ring just weeks before the biggest test of his professional career. Details are...Read More

Chagaev Denies Ortiz’s Rumors, Hits Charr, Talks Plans

According to the recently published story, WBA is eyeing a WBA interim-heavyweight championship between #2 ranked Luis Ortiz (19-0, 16 KOs) of Cuba and #3 Ruslan Chagaev (30-2-1, 19 KOs). However, the...Read More

Ortiz vs. Chagaev WBA Interim Title Clash in Play

According to Ricardo Rizzo, advisor to Dream Team Promotions, he is trying to put together a WBA interim title clash between heavyweights Luis "El Mercedes" Ortiz (19-0, 16KOs) and Ruslan Chagaev (30-...Read More