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Gerald Washington: The best Latino heavyweight you've never heard of

Gerald Washington is the best Latino heavyweight you haven't heard of yet. With an undefeated record and Al Haymon behind him he could be the heavyweight Latinos have been waiting for. The post Gerald Washington: The Best Latino Heavyweight You Haven’t Heard Of appeared first on The Sports Fan Journal.
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February 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Former heavyweight champ John Ruiz to begin promoting boxing & MMA

As he prepares to officially launch the new American Fighting Organization (AFO), two-time World Boxing Association heavyweight champion John "The Quietman" Ruiz has become New England's newest combat sports promoter. AFO will promote amateur and professional mixed martial arts and boxing events, as well as promote MMA fighters and boxers, starting in January with an amateur MMA...
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October 07, 2013  |  Discuss

John Ruiz Has New Bi-Lingual Children’s Book: Hook & Jab

Two-time World Boxing Association ("WBA") heavyweight champion John "The Quietman" Ruiz is the subject of a bi-lingual, children's book, Hooks & Jabs, which was written by Jose-Gabriel Almeida and illustrated by Jan Michaelsy. Ruiz, who is the first and only Hispanic Heavyweight Champion of the World, wanted to tell his story; detailing the overwhelming odds he conquered...
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October 31, 2011  |  Discuss

Ruiz lifts Ticos past Australia

Defender John Ruiz scored a 72nd-minute winner to give Costa Rica a 3-2 victory over Australia on Wednesday, boosting its chances of reaching the second round of the Under-20 World Cup. Costa Rica's first victory in the tournament allowed it to jump to second place in Group C, three points behind Spain. Australia and Ecuador remain with one point each after two matches. Striker...
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August 04, 2011  |  Discuss

Costa Rica beats Australia in Under-20 World Cup

Defender John Ruiz scored a 72nd-minute winner to give Costa Rica a 3-2 win over Australia on Wednesday, boosting its chances of reaching the second round of the Under-20 World Cup. Costa Rica's first victory in the tournament allowed it to jump to second place in Group C, three points behind Spain. Australia and Ecuador remain with one point each after two matches. Striker Joel...
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August 03, 2011  |  Discuss

Spain opens strong at U-20 World Cup

Rodrigo Moreno scored twice and Koke and Isco added the other goals as Spain beat Costa Rica 4-1 on Sunday to confirm its status as one of the early favorites at the Under-20 World Cup. Rodrigo Moreno scored in the 14th minute of the opening Group C game and made it 2-0 in the 48th. John Ruiz pulled one back for Costa Rica in the 66th, before Koke scored in the 81st and Isco netted...
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July 31, 2011  |  Discuss
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