The undefeated Andres Gutierrez entered this fight with a pro boxing record of 34-0-1 (24 knockouts) and he is ranked as the No.17 featherweight in the world. The only man who stopped him in a draw was Jesus Ruiz in 2011, since then he has collected 16 consecutive victories beating Manuel Dionisio Echenique in his last one (=Gutierrez vs Echenique).
His opponent, the former Wbc, Wba and Ibf super-Flw champion Cristian Mijares, has a record of 53-8-2 (26 knockouts) and he entered as the No.19 in the same weight class. He lost to Leo Santa Cruz in 2014 (=Santa Cruz vs Mijares) but then he has won four fights. ‘Jaguarcito’ Gutierrez vs Mijares is valid for the vacant WBC Silver featherweight title. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Where: Oasis Hotel Complex, Cancun, Mexico
Division: featherweight (126 lbs, 57.2 kg)
Title: vacant WBC Silver featherweight title
Gutierrez’s previous fight: Andres Gutierrez vs Manuel Echenique
Gutierrez’s next fight: Andres Gutierrez vs Wallington Orobio
Mijares’ next fight: Cristian Mijares vs Shohei Kawashima