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Photos/Weights: Caballero, Frankie Gomez, Shane Mosley Jr.

LOS ANGELES - The Coachella Valley will see fireworks on February 5, with a stacked card of fights at Fantasy Springs Resort Casino in Indio, Calif. In the main event of the evening, hometown hero and former IBF Bantamweight World Champion Randy "El Matador" Caballero (22-0, 13 KOs) will make his grand return to the ring in a 10-round super bantamweight bout against Ruben Garcia (15-1-1, 6 KOs) of Mexico City, Mexico, televised live nationally on Boxeo Estelar on Estrella TV.
 
In the co-main event on the night and part of the Estrella TV broadcast, East Los Angeles' undefeated welterweight Frankie "Pitbull" Gomez (19-0, 13 KOs), will face off against former IBA Super Lightweight Champion Silverio "Chamaco III" Ortiz (29-16, 15 KOs) of Chicxulub, Yucatan, Mexico in a 10-round welterweight fight. Hoping to make airtime on the televised broadcast but featured as part of  the Ring TV livestream, San Antonio's rising super featherweight Hector "El Finito" Tanajara Jr. (4-0, 3 KOs) will fight in his first six-rounder against the undefeated Clay Burns (3-0-1, 3 KOs) of Alexandria, La.

WEIGHTS

Caballero 124, Garcia 122.8

Mosley Jr. 168, Umarzoda 165.8

Gomez 145, Ortiz 144

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Part of the non-televised undercard and streaming live in Ring TV, Las Vegas' Rocco Santomuro (12-0, 1 KO) will fight in a six-round bantamweight bout against Jose "Hollywood" Estrella (14-9-1, 10 Kos) of Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico. Top undefeated prospects from the Coachella Valley, Neeco "Rooster" Macias (10-0, 5), and Alberto Fundora (6-0, 2 KOs) will be looking to make their hometowns proud as they put their records on the line in respective bouts for the first time in 2016. Macias,from Palm Desert, Calif. will fight in a six-round super welterweight bout against Paul Mpendo (8-13-4, 4 KOs) of Kampala, Uganda while Fundora will face Cesar Ruiz (2-2, 1 KOs) of Sonora, Mexico in a four-round super middleweight bout.  Making his professional debut and opening up the night, Jesus Sanchez of Indio, Calif. will take on newcomer Gibran Gutierrez (0-1) of Santa Ana, Calif. in a four-round welterweight fight. Also part of the non-televised portion of the night, but fighting after the main event, Shane Mosley Jr. (4-1, 4 KOs) of Pomona, Calif., will have his father and former world champion Sugar Shane Mosley in his corner when he takes on Daniel Henry (3-4-3) of Lewiston, Maine in a four-round middleweight fight sure to close out the night with a bang.

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In addition, former eight-time world champion in three weight divisions Sugar Shane Mosley will be in attendance to host a meet and greet with fans at the Fantasy Springs Resort Casino Special Events Center from 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Fans with tickets to the fight will have an opportunity meet and interact with the living legend before the Estrella TV live broadcast begins.

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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 at www.fantasyspringsresort.com.

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User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by kiaba360 on 02-05-2016

I feel dehydrated just looking at these guys, *runs for a glass of water*

Comment by Luilun on 02-05-2016

[QUOTE=Corelone;16444333]Jr is getting hate because of Sr. Sr. beat somebodies hero I guess. Jr hasn't fought enough to attract it and he's taking the walk out position on this show, so it's not like he's bragging. Just the same, his…

Comment by 1hourRun on 02-05-2016

[QUOTE=OctoberRed;16443965]So much for Caballero starting his run at 122[/QUOTE] [QUOTE] Unlike November’s sudden 4.5-pound weight gain, which came in Caballero’s sleep the night before the weigh-in, Caballero said he did eat something on Tuesday evening. Because he was on weight,…

Comment by respectthebrush on 02-05-2016

St. Patrick's Day, kid looking like Avatar!

Comment by Corelone on 02-05-2016

Jr is getting hate because of Sr. Sr. beat somebodies hero I guess. Jr hasn't fought enough to attract it and he's taking the walk out position on this show, so it's not like he's bragging. Just the same, his…

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