"I’ve been fighting for more than 24 years and as I continue my ascendant career, I want to be true to myself. I want to try to be the best role model I can be for kids who might look into boxing as a sport and a professional career. I have and will always be a proud Puerto Rican. I have always been and always will be a proud gay man." Orlando Cruz.
Five things about Orlando Cruz: 1: He represented Puerto Rico in the 2000 Olympics, 2: Made his pro debut in December 2000, 3: Has won 7 Gold Medals, 1 Silver and 2 Bronze in various international tournaments, 4: Is the #4 ranked featherweight in the World, 5: He’s left-handed.