Originally written on Fight Hub TV  |  Last updated 1/6/15
  Credit: Esther Lin / SHOWTIME After it was questioned to how former 2012 U.S. Olympian Errol Spence Jr. would do as he stepped up in competition he showed why he’s nicknamed “The Truth” in his lopsided unanimous decision victory over Ronald Cruz Friday night at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada. Leaving Cruz’s face battered only added to the proof that Spence handed him a one-sided beating en route to the three judges ringside each scoring the bout 100-90. Right out the gate Spence showed that he was on a different level than Cruz, landing shots to Cruz’s head and body at will. It was evident right away that this fight wasn’t going to be a good one for Cruz who boasted a better list of competitors coming into the bout. Trying everything he could do to gain an edge Cruz (20-4, 15 KOs) made the fight very physical, but Spence (13-0, 10 KOs) didn’t let that throw him off and he remained focused. “He did [try to rough me up] and I stayed composed and I stuck to the g...
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