03/08/2013 05:53 pm ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

Victor Ortiz On Dancing With The Stars: Mexican Boxer Looks To Become Champion On the Dance Floor (PHOTO)

Boxer Victor Ortiz is more than ready to show what he's capable of in the boxing ring… Sorry, we meant, on the dance floor!

ABC has released the first official promotional shot of this season’s cast of "Dancing with the Stars,” and Ortiz is looking good.

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The world-class athlete has partnered with dancer Lindsay Arnold to debut his dancing talents during the two-hour season premier on March 18 at 8pm (ET) on ABC.

The former Welterweight Boxing Champion assures he will win big in the competition, and is not planning to rest until he gets first place in the ballroom.

At this point in time I’m just here to have a lot of fun with everybody. I mean, I am definitely winning it," he said in an interview with TMZ.

The Mexican-American boxer will also compete against others stars like singer Wynonna Judd and gymnast Alexandra Raisman.

Will you be watching "Dancing With The Stars" this season? Tell us what you think about Victor Ortiz's participation in the comment section.



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