Originally Posted by the commentator
third of all, WBA heavyweight CHAMPION means he WAS a champion, albeit a titlist due to the shady nature of his reign alongside don king and the rightful owner of the belt was lennox lewis after he opted to fight grant instead of ruiz thus vacating the WBA belt which ruiz won against ancient holyfield who lewis defeated for the undisputed championship. thanks for the (second of all) answer though mr WBC titlist...
Lennox Lewis was champion, Ruiz was a titlist.
Titles don't mean shit. Championships do.