Paco Presents in association with A&T Gym, Don Chargin, Golden Boy Promotions and San Diego-based Barron Entertainment, is happy to announce the second edition of its popular boxing series titled "Ringside at Del Mar" taking place at the Del Mar Fairgrounds on April 11, 2014.
The 8-round main event will feature the return of former world title challenger,Mercito "No Mercy" Gesta (26-1, 14 KOs), as he faces an opponent to be announced in the Lightweight division. Gesta, who resides in San Diego, by way of Mandaue City, Cebu, Philippines, is eager to get back in the ring since his last fight in December of 2012, a world title bout against Miguel Vasquezon the undercard of Manny Pacquiao vs. Juan Manuel Marquez IV.
"The time is now for me to get back in the ring and show the world that I can still compete at the championship level," said Gesta. "Although I don’t know who my opponent is at the moment, I’m ready for anyone they put in front of me. I’ve had time to reflect on my loss to Miguel Vasquez, which was a great learning experience, and vow to come back stronger than ever."
"San Diego is my second home so I’m excited to be making my ring return at the Del Mar Fairgrounds where all my family and friends can come see me fight. I want to thank all the promoters who help put this fight card together. "No Mercy" is back!" Gesta concluded.
Undercard To Be Announced Shortly
March 7, 2014