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Orlando Cruz wins on TKO in 6th

Updated: March 16, 2013, 8:37 AM ET
By Carlos A. Narvaez | Special to ESPNDeportes.com

Orlando Cruz made good Friday night on his aspiration of being No. 1 in line for Mikey Garcia's WBO featherweight championship.

The WBO Latino champion retained his regional title and reinforced his No. 1 ranking in the 126-pound division after scoring a TKO at 1:19 of the sixth round against Mexican Aalan Martinez in Kissimmee, Fla. The win put Cruz in a position to face Garcia, even though Top Rank -- which also promotes him -- revealed this week its intention of having former champion ...

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