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Ortiz Fined/Suspended by NSAC, Kayode KO a No-Contest

A 1st round knockout over Lateef Kayode initially served as the biggest win of Luis Ortiz’ career. It now no longer appears on his résumé. The Nevada State Athletic Commission handed down a suspen...Read More

Ortiz’s Temporary Suspension Upheld Until Full Hearing

Luis Ortiz will remain under temporary suspension for allegedly tested positive for the banned steroid nandrolone until a full hearing before the Nevada Athletic Commission, which will likely take pla...Read More

Luis Ortiz Rejects Any Claims He Took Steroids

Cuban heavyweight Luis Ortiz (22-0, 19KOs) is fighting off claims that he took steroids prior to last month's first round stoppage of Lateef Kayode in Las Vegas. Ortiz's urine sample contained Nandrol...Read More

Luis Ortiz's Manager Explains October 7th Drug Test

Earlier today BoxingScene.com reported that WBA interim heavyweight champion Luis Ortiz tested positive for steroids after his his September 11th victory over Lateef Kayode and that he voluntarily too...Read More

Team Luis Ortiz Claims He’s Clean, Offers Comical “Proof”

The team of heavyweight Luis Ortiz has provided BoxingScene.com with a statement following the news that broke earlier this afternoon, in which ESPN.com’s Dan Rafael reported that Ortiz had come up po...Read More

Video: Luis Ortiz Ready For All Comers After Win

Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas - Ryan Burton catches up with undefeated Cuban heavyweight Luis Ortiz to discuss his recent knockout victory of Lateef Kayode to capture the WBA interim-heavyweight...Read More

Luis Ortiz Easily Destroys Lateef Kayode in One

Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas - In a battle for the vacant WBA interim-heavyweight title, Luis "King Kong" Ortiz (22-0, 19KOs) stopped previously undefeated Lateef "Power" Kayode (20-1, 16KOs)...Read More

Lateef Kayode Furious With The Referee's Stoppage

Lateef Kayode (20-1, 16KOs) is very upset with the outcome of Thursday's heavyweight showdown with Luis "King Kong" Ortiz (22-0, 19KOs). The fight took place at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Veg...Read More

Photos: Luis Ortiz Gets Gold, Stops Lateef Kayode in One

Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas - In a battle for the vacant WBA interim-heavyweight title, Luis "King Kong" Ortiz (22-0, 19KOs) stopped previously undefeated Lateef "Power" Kayode (20-1, 16KOs)...Read More

Lateef Kayode, Manager Reunite in Time for Title Shot

The Prodigal Son returns -- at least according to manager Steven Feder. After several appearances on Showtime, including a career-high $135,000 payday for an unsatisfying draw with Antonio Tarver i...Read More

Kayode on Luis Ortiz: You F*** With Me, I Will Kill You!

Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas - There is certainly bad blood between undefeated heavyweights Lateef Kayode and Luis Ortiz, who later tonight will battle in the Fox Sports 1 televised main even...Read More

Ortiz-Kayode: BoxingScene.com Staff Predictions

If you can’t beat Wladimir Klitschko… then sanctioning bodies will just grind out more ridiculous titles to be claimed by willing participants. So brings us to Thursday night’s clash between Luis O...Read More

Video: Luis Ortiz Aims To Destroy Lateef Kayode

Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas - Ryan Burton catches up with Cuba's Luis Ortiz to discuss tonight's battle of unbeatens with Lateef Kayode. They will trade punches for the vacant WBA interim-heav...Read More

Luis Ortiz: Kayode Has Two Choices - He Dies Either Way!

MGM Grand, Las Vegas - A very interesting encounter takes place on September 11th at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, when undefeated heavyweights Luis "King Kong" Ortiz (21-0, 18KOs) and La...Read More

Photos/Weights: Ortiz-Kayode, Juanma-Cuellar, Charlo

Heavyweights Luis Ortiz and Lateef Kayode and featherweight Jesus "The Rider KO" Cuellar and Juan Manuel "Juanma" Lopez stepped on the scale Thursday night at the Hard Rock, Hotel & Casino Las Vegas, ...Read More

Kayode: After I Knock Luis Ortiz Out, I Want Klitschko!

Luis Ortiz vs. Lateef Kayode, a 12-round bout for the vacant WBA Heavyweight World Title, is presented by Golden Boy Promotions and Mayweather Promotions, in association with Greg Cohen Promotions and...Read More

Photos: Luis Ortiz Hits Vegas For Kayode Showdown

Undefeated Cuban heavyweight Luis Ortiz arrived this afternoon to Las Vegas from Miami, Florida. Ortiz is on the verge of landing a mandatory title shot. He will face fellow unbeaten Lateef Kayode for...Read More

Photos: Luis Ortiz in Top Form For Lateef Kayode Clash

Cuban heavyweight Luis Ortiz is closing out his workouts very hard. Ortiz, along with his team of Herman Caicedo, Claudio Lamothe and Javier Jiménez are very confident of victory on Thursday, Septembe...Read More

Kayode Has No Concerns With Ortiz's Size, Power

Hollywood, CA --World Boxing Association number-five ranked Heavyweight, undefeated Lateef "Power" Kayode (20-0, 16 KO's) has been preparing for WBA Interim Heavyweight championship bout against fello...Read More

Team Ortiz: Roach Can't Stop Luis From Beating Kayode

Herman Caicedo, trainer of heavyweight Luis Ortiz 21-0-0 (18 KOs), said the Cuban southpaw arrived in great shape for training camp as they prepare for their September 11 clash with Lateef Kayode. The...Read More