Former world heavyweight title challenger Luis Ortiz has said he is interested in a fight with Andy Ruiz. The Cuban veteran attended a boxing night in Carson, California, during which Ruiz fought Chris Arreola, where he commented on a possible fight to famed insider Mike Coppinger.
“I spoke to Luis“ King Kong ”Ortiz. He told me he attended a boxing night to see Andy Ruiz. Ortiz is confident that he will be his next opponent.
I love this confrontation. Ortiz lost only to Deontay Wilder, but he confidently won both fights before being knocked out, “Mike Coppinger wrote on his Twitter page.
Caught up with Luis “King Kong” Ortiz, he told me he’s here to check out Andy Ruiz and is confident he’ll land a fight with him next. Love that matchup. Ortiz’s only losses came to Deontay Wilder and he was winning both fights handily before the KO #RuizArreola pic.twitter.com/7xD5YEBBMs
– Mike Coppinger (@MikeCoppinger) May 2, 2021
Recall that Andy Ruiz defeated Chris Arreola by unanimous decision, being knocked down.