Ty Barnett talks about tonight's bout. Click on link below:
Washington, DC native Ty Barnett last two bouts were in his hometown at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in downtown Washington, DC. The first fight was a 8 round unanimous decision win against Damon Antoine on March 10, 2012. The second fight was a 7th round TKO against Robert DaLuz May 12, 2012. Barnett moves to the national spotlight tonight in Las Vegas on ESPN2.
Ty Barnett 20-2-1 (13KO's) weighed in at 135 1/2 and his undefeated opponent Mercito Gesta 25-0-1 (13KO's) tipped the scale at 137 lbs. They both will square off tonight for their 10 round main event bout live on ESPN2 at 10 pm ET. The contest will be at the Texas Station Gambling Hall and Casino in Las Vegas.