Where Is Isaac Cruz From?: Nationality, Ethnicity, and Religion

Published 12/05/2021, 8:48 PM EST

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Isaac Cruz is one of the hottest, yet unproved boxing talents today. The third-generation boxer from Mexico city represents a family of fighters and started training at the age of 7. Since he was a kid, Cruz wanted to stand above the rest and be unique, which is why he got into boxing in the first place. He had a lot of talent as a kid and he began competing in amateur fights.

After a successful amateur career, in 2015, he decided to go pro. He took on Luis Yan Revilla in his first fight in Mexico, winning by way of knockout. Since then he has fought 24 times, winning 22 bouts, with one draw and one loss. As he gets ready to take on Gervonta Davis, let’s get you acquainted with Isaac ‘Pitbull’ Cruz.

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Isaac Cruz nationality – Where is he from?


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‘Pitbull’ was born and brought up in Mexico. “My childhood was in Magdalena Contreras in Mexico City. I grew up with my parents separated, so I was living with my mother and I played in the street freely and safely with my brother and the neighbors,” said Cruz. However, his childhood was far from normal. At the age of 7 he got into ‘The Sweet Scinece’.


To this day, despite becoming a top-level boxer, he still lives and trains in Mexico City, Distrito Federal. Cruz is a proud Mexican warrior and looks to further the nation’s already well-known boxing prowess by getting into the ring with the best in the division and taking them down.

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Isaac Cruz’s Ethnicity and Religion

Isaac Cruz hails from Mexico City. He speaks fluent Spanish and always represents the Mexican flag proudly. Just one look at his fighting spirit inside the ring and it is very evident that Cruz is a warrior. The country has a strong history of producing fierce warriors that just never give up and are not afraid of a challenge.


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There is currently no public information regarding Cruz’s religion.


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Where do you think Isaac Cruz will go with his career? Will he ever become champion?

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Allan Binoy


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Allan Binoy is a Boxing writer at EssentiallySports. Currently pursuing a Bachelor's degree in English Literature from Loyola College, Allan fuses his love for literature and the sport of boxing to deliver quality copies about 'The Sweet Science.' Allan is a semi-professional soccer player for Diego Juniors FC.
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