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After some heavy thought, Ruiz retires

John Ruiz became the first Latino heavyweight champ in 2001. John Ruiz became the first Latino heavyweight champ in 2001. (File/Kevork Djansezian/Associated Press)
By Charlie Peters
Globe Correspondent / April 27, 2010

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John Ruiz, a two-time World Boxing Association heavyweight world champion, retired yesterday after an 18-year career. (Full article: 438 words)

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