Orlando Cruz Coming Out Boxing

October 4, 2012 - 7:35 PM
In this photo taken Feb. 10, 2012 and provided by Event Marketing & Communications, boxer Orlando Cruz, right, battles Alejandro Delgado during a fight at the Palm Bay Community Center in Palm Bay, Fla. Describing himself as "a proud gay man," Puerto Rican featherweight Orlando Cruz on Thursday, Oct. 4, 2012, became what is believed to be the first pro boxer to come out as openly homosexual while still competing. (AP Photo/Event Marketing & Communications, Reynaldo Sanchez)