Marco Antonio Barrera He will return to the ring in an exhibition fight that he will have this Friday, through pay per view.
After defeating José Arias by TKO on February 12, 2011, Barrera ended his successful career as a professional boxer. During it, he reaped 67 victories, 44 of them before the limit, and suffered 7 setbacks.
More than 10 years later, the Mexican decided to return to the ring to face his compatriot Jesús Soto Karass. This duel will take place at the Sports Arena in Pico Rivera, California.
For the Baby-Faced Killer, this contest will not be an isolated event. He has a similarly-themed crossover with Erik Morales, his former rival, scheduled for July 16 in Dallas.
Will Marco Antonio Barrera return to professionalism?
Although Marco Antonio Barrera himself confirmed that his return to the activity will not be for the points, BoxRec seems to say otherwise.
The renowned boxing statistics and calendars site declared the clash between Barrera and Jesús Soto Karass, 38, as official.
Barrera stays in shape and does not abandon his workouts
Marco Antonio Barrera will have his fourth dispute with Erik morales on June 16, and for that he trains with great effort.
Barrier he is very focused on his goals, and he prepares daily to recover his best version, both physical and boxing.