Ruiz Jr rejects opportunity to compete in boxing at Tokyo 2020

FILE PHOTO: A shadow of of Tokyo governor Yuriko Koike is seen on the logo of Tokyo 2020 Olympic games during the Olympic and Paralympic flag-raising ceremony at Tokyo Metropolitan Government Building in Tokyo, Japan, September 21, 2016. REUTERS/Toru Hanai/File Photo

LAS VEGAS, 17 OCTOBER 2019 (INSIDE THE GAMES) – Unified world heavyweight boxing champion Andy Ruiz Jr has turned down the chance to compete at next year’s Olympic Games in Tokyo. Ruiz said last month he would be “honoured” to represent Mexico at Tokyo 2020 but has since claimed he does not want to take […]

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