Andy Ruiz Jr. will fight Luis Ortiz in a heavyweight bout on Sunday, September 4, 2022. The fight will take place at a location to be determined. The fight will be televised on pay-per-view. You can live stream the fight on ESPN+. Fox Sports PPV, Andy Ruiz Jr. (33-2, 22 KOs) is a former heavyweight champion. He lost his titles to Anthony Joshua in a rematch in December 2019. Ruiz has won two fights in a row since then, including a knockout of Chris Arreola in August 2020. Luis Ortiz (31-1, 26 KOs) is a Cuban heavyweight contender. He has won two fights in a row, including a knockout of Alexander Flores in December 2020.
Date: Sunday, Sept. 4
Main card: 9 p.m. ET / 2 a.m. GMT
Main event ringwalks (approx): 12 a.m. ET / 5 a.m. GMT
TV Channel: U.S.: Fox Sports PPV (Price: $74.99) , UK: FITE.TV
WHAT CHANNEL/STREAM IS RUIZ VS. ORTIZ TONIGHT?
The Andy Ruiz vs Luis Ortiz fight card will air on ESPN PPV and U.S.: Fox Sports PPV (Price: $74.99) , UK: FITE.TV . You can watch the fight either online or on television. You can also use the ESPN app to watch the fight on your phone or tablet.
Andy Ruiz vs. Luis Ortiz Quick Results:
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ANDY RUIZ JR. RECORD AND BIO
Ruiz was once a rising star in the heavyweight division but it looks like he has hit a decline. Ruiz’s last win came against Arreola back in August 2019. He also had a rematch with Anthony Joshua that he lost. Ruiz lost the fight by technical knockout. Ruiz is looking to bounce back after dropping two fights and having a close decision against Joshua. Ruiz has an 81% knockout ratio, meaning he usually ends his fights before the 12th round. Ruiz has a height of 6’6″ and a reach of 82.5 inches.
LUIS ORTIZ RECORD AND BIO
Ortiz has been on a tear lately with several wins in a row. Before the Joshua fight, Ortiz was known for his knockout ratio. Ortiz has a knockout average of 54%. Ortiz has a height of 6’4″ and a reach of 82.5 inches.
In this heavyweight bout, Ortiz is the clear favorite. Ruiz had a promising career when he took on Joshua in a rematch, but it looks like Ortiz will knock him out before the end of the fight. Ortiz specializes in knockouts and has the capability to knock out any heavyweight on the planet. Ruiz’s last fight was against Arreola. Arreola has never been knocked out before, but Ortiz has the capability to knock him out. Ruiz is a very capable fighter, but Ortiz will get the last laugh in this fight.