FERNANDO GUERRERO FACES JC CANDELO THIS WEEKEND
Press Release: On Saturday, November 3rd, in Humble, Texas middleweights Fernando Guerrero and J.C. Candelo face off in a ten-round fight which will be televised on Fox Sports Net, Fox Deportes and Fuel TV.
In the co-feature, J'Leon Love will take on an opponent to be named in an eight round fight. Tickets are available for purchase by calling (713) 373-7106.
A 25-year-old southpaw, Guerrero (24-1, 18 KOs) has made a steady climb back after suffering the lone loss of his career to Grady Brewer at junior middleweight in June of 2011. Since then, the all-action fighter from Salisbury, Maryland has stopped Robert Kliewer and Jason Naugler and nearly shut out Jose Medina.
Buenaventura, Colombia's Juan Carlos "J.C." Candelo (32-11-4, 21 KOs) has won five of his last six bouts, including victories over Chase Shields and Justin Flanagan. The respected veteran has battled some of the best the game has had to offer including Winky Wright, Kassim Ouma and Vernon Phillips. Now, the 38-year-old knows that his last run for the gold can only begin should he defeat rising star Guerrero.