Andy Ruiz Jr marks his comeback to the ring this weekend against Chris Arreola. Ahead of the fight we share five things you must know about 'The Destroyer'
Ruiz's grandfather owned a boxing gym in Mexicali that was used by former featherweight champion Jorge Paez
As a kid growing up, Ruiz was in love with Baseball. However, his father forced him to lace up the boxing gloves and the rest as they say is history.
Ruiz has a tattoo on the inside of his right bicep 'Hecho en Mexico'. It translates to 'Made in Mexico' and signifies his proud Mexican hreitage.
In his amateur career Ruiz's record was 105-5. He won two Mexican national junior Olympics gold medals among other accolades
Ruiz got his nickname the Destroyer as a child as he would wreck anything and everything he got his hands on.