Frankie Gomez Added to February 5 Card at Fantasy Springs
East L.A.’s undefeated welterweight Frankie "Pitbull" Gomez (19-0, 13 KOs) will have his first bout of 2016 as he goes up against veteran Silverto Ortiz (29-16, 15 KOs) of Yucatan, Mexico. Gomez vs. Ortiz will be the Boxeo Estelar on Estrella TV on Friday February 5 at the Fantasy Springs Casino & Events Center in Indio, California.
Gomez is coming off a unanimous decision over Jorge Silva of Tijuana, Mexico this past October at Fantasy Springs. Gomez vs. Ortiz will be a scheduled ten round welterweight bout and will be the co-feature bout as former IBF bantamweight champion Randy Caballero vs. Ruben Garcia.
Undefeated Neeco "Rooster" Macias (10-0, 5) of Palm Desert, California will be on the card against Paul Mpendo (8-13-4, 4 KOs) of Uganda in a six round bout, also on the card Coachella Valley’s undefeated super middleweight Alberto Fundora (6-0, 2 KOs) against an opponent to be determined.
Tickets for the event are on sale now and are priced at $75, $65, $45 and can be purchased at the Fantasy Springs Box Office, by calling (800) 827-2946 or online atwww.fantasyspringsresort.com.
Doors open at 5:00 p.m. and the first bout begins at 5:30 p.m. The Estrella TV Boxeo Estelar broadcast will air live on Friday, February 5 at 10:00 p.m. ET/7:00 p.m. PT., and will stream live simultaneously on estrellaTV.com and on YouTube via Fenomeno Studios: youtube.com/FenomenoStudios. The Ring TV live stream will begin at approximately 5:30 p.m. PT through 7:00 p.m.