Everything seems to indicate that Andy ruiz He will return to the ring in October and his rival would tentatively be Charles Martin, who was already heavyweight champion of the FIB.
According to the report of Salvador Rodriguez of ESPN, both teams are already negotiating the terms of the battle.
“The month of October aims to be the return for the former world champion Andy Ruiz. And on the table is the possibility that his rival is also the former monarch Charles martin, confirmed a couple of sources to ESPN KNOCKOUT. Hoping that the negotiations can come to fruition in the next few days, “he wrote. Rodriguez.
And even, according to the report of Rodriguez, that fight could be part of the card that they will star for the third time Tyson fury Y Deontay Wilder.
Charles martin he was a short-lived world champion in the two weights. He was crowned on January 16, 2016 by knocking out Viacheslav Glazkov
in the third round, and won the belt FIB that was vacant. However, he lost it less than three months later, on April 9, 2016, when he was knocked out in the second round against Anthony Joshua.
Andy ruiz would come to this battle with 34 won fights, 22 by knockout and two losses, while his rival has 28 wins and two losses. It comes from beating by unanimous decision Chris arreola last May, a fight where his rival threw him in the second round.
For a few weeks now, Ruiz returned to the gym from Canelo Team to be at the orders of Eddy reynoso. Thus began his physical and boxing work with a view to his next fight, so he already has work ahead, especially keeping a good weight.
In the same way, both fighters are united by having lost to the current heavyweight champion, the Englishman. Anthony Joshua.
Andy Ruiz vs. his former coach Manny Robles
To fight against Charles Martin, Ruiz he will meet again with his old coach Manny Robles. He is the coach was in the corner of the Mexican American in the two fights he had against Anthony Joshua, and now he is in charge of his rival.
It should be remembered that Oak trees he was fired by the family Ruiz after falling by unanimous decision to Anthony Joshua in December 2019.