Undefeated light heavyweight prospect Shawn “Manos de Oro” Estrada will return to the ring on Friday, November 20th in an eight round clash against battle tested Mexican veteran Alfredo “Galan” Contreras at Goossen Promotions’ “Live at the Lodge” at the Sportsmen’s Lodge in Studio City, California.
Sporting a record of 15-0-0 with thirteen knockouts, the hard hitting, 2008 U.S. Olympian Estrada of East Los Angeles, will be looking to kick-start his career seeing his first action since 2012.
Fighting out of Los Mochis, Sinaloa, Mexico, the 29-year-old Contreras is a veteran of 32 fights and well known as a gatekeeper in the division. Among the world ranked contenders and highly regarded prospects on his ledger are, George Groves, Sakio Bika, David Lemiuex, Anthony Dirrell, Cedric Agnew, Marco Antonio Periban and Enrique Ornelas.
“Shawn’s been off for a while but this fight with Contreras will give us and him a gauge of where he’s at,” said Tom Brown of Goossen Promotions. “We had very high hopes for Shawn when we signed him out of the Olympics and we look forward to bigger and better opportunities in the New Year for him.”
Also featured in separate bouts are junior welterweight contender Lydell “Hackman” Rhodes , 22-0-0 (11KO’s) of Las Vegas, Nevada, world ranked welterweight Wale “Lucky Boy” Omotoso , 24-1-0 (20KO’s) fighting out of Oxnard, California and Haitian born middleweight prospect Wilky “Silky” Campfort, 18-1-0 (10KO’s).
Presented by Goossen Promotions in association with the world famous Sportsmen’s Lodge in Studio City, California, advance tickets priced at $104-$33 are now on sale through the Goossen Promotions’ Office at (818) 817-8001.