Historic Andy Ruiz heavyweight win jolts elation among Mexican Americans

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Historic Andy Ruiz heavyweight win jolts elation among Mexican Americans

Andy Ruiz, right, punches Anthony Joshua during the seventh round of a heavyweight championship boxing match Saturday in New York. Ruiz won in the seventh round.
Andy Ruiz poses for photographs after a heavyweight title boxing match against Anthony Joshua on Saturday in New York.
Aaron Pico trains at the Jackson Wink MMA Academy on Monday in Albuquerque, N.M. Pico said like many Mexican Americans he was inspired by Andy Ruiz, Jr., who shocked the world Saturday by defeating Anthony Joshua in New York to became the first Mexican American boxing heavyweight champion of the world.

Historic Andy Ruiz heavyweight win jolts elation among Mexican Americans

Andy Ruiz, right, punches Anthony Joshua during the seventh round of a heavyweight championship boxing match Saturday in New York. Ruiz won in the seventh round.
Andy Ruiz poses for photographs after a heavyweight title boxing match against Anthony Joshua on Saturday in New York.
Aaron Pico trains at the Jackson Wink MMA Academy on Monday in Albuquerque, N.M. Pico said like many Mexican Americans he was inspired by Andy Ruiz, Jr., who shocked the world Saturday by defeating Anthony Joshua in New York to became the first Mexican American boxing heavyweight champion of the world.
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