Isaac "Pitbull" Cruz Dominates Rolando "Rolly" Romero for WBA Super Lightweight World Championship

Sophia Moonstone

Updated Monday, April 1, 2024 at 12:00 AM CDT

In a thrilling showdown on March 30, 2024, Mexican boxing sensation Isaac “Pitbull” Cruz displayed his dominance as he seized the WBA Super Lightweight World Championship from Rolando “Rolly” Romero with an eighth-round TKO victory. The highly anticipated matchup, streamed on PBC on Prime, left fans on the edge of their seats.

Cruz, with an impressive record of 26-2-1 and 18 knockouts, proved his skill and determination in the ring. Despite enduring pre-fight trash talk from Romero, it was Cruz who landed the first significant blow in round one—an explosive left hook to Romero's head that left him staggering. While Romero managed to survive the round, he could never regain his footing and failed to unleash his own power against Cruz.

After the fight, Cruz expressed his joy and gratitude, stating, "I'm very happy and humbled to win this title for my family and for Mexico. I was prepared for this. I wasn't here to just fight. I was here to terminate him... for everybody that is here at T-Mobile Arena."

Romero, although disappointed with the outcome, acknowledged the intense battle, saying, "We gave the fans a great fight. Unfortunately, we came up short." Despite his efforts, Romero couldn't overcome Cruz's relentless attacks.

The victory marks a significant milestone in Cruz's career as he becomes the new 140-pound champion in his division debut. With his power-packed punches and unwavering determination, Cruz has solidified his position as a force to be reckoned with in the boxing world.

If you missed this incredible match, make sure to catch the highlights of the Rolly vs. Pitbull showdown on YouTube. Witness the electrifying moments that led to Cruz's well-deserved victory and experience the thrill of this championship fight.

Remember, champions aren't made overnight, and Cruz's triumph is a testament to his unwavering dedication and skill. So, don't miss out on the opportunity to witness boxing history in the making. Watch the video and immerse yourself in the world of boxing brilliance.

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