Professional boxing is returning to the Richard M. Borchard Regional Fairgrounds on Oct. 21.
Gutierrez Promotions presents “Return of the Champ.”
Former WBC heavyweight champion, Oliver McCall (57-14-0 37KOs) defeated Lennox Lewis for the title, defending it against Larry Holmes and many others. A former sparring partner to Mike Tyson, McCall, will be returning to the ring against Corpus Christ’s very own Ron Guerrero, a former heavyweight contender. The fight card will also feature in the co-main event featuring Jeremy “The Sparkling City Cobra” Longoria.
Also joining him will be Marty Gutierrez and Rickie Gutierrez. Also joining him will be Marty Gutierrez and Rickie Gutierrez.
Making their professional debut will be Ysrael Barboza, Mark Beuke and Juan Garza.
The event is sanctioned by the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulations. The official press conference is at 3 p.m. Friday at Buffalo Wild Wings in Corpus Christi.
Sponsors to the event are Lite Beer, Andrews Distributing, Rock’s Discount Vitamins and the Bayfront Hotel.