Mercito Gesta

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Mercito Gesta
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Mercito "No Mercy" Gesta
Statistics
Real name Mercito Moya Gesta
Nickname(s) No Mercy
Guerrero
Rated at Lightweight
Height 5 ft 7 in (1.70 m)[1]
Nationality Philippines Filipino
Born (1987-10-12) October 12, 1987 (age 29)
Labogon, Mandaue City, Cebu, Philippines
Stance Southpaw[2]
Boxing record
Total fights 33
Wins 30
Wins by KO 16
Losses 1
Draws 2

Mercito Moya Gesta (pronounced hes-ta) is a Filipino professional boxer. He is the former WBO NABO Youth lightweight champion. He won the title by defeating Mexican boxer Oscar Meza on June 4, 2010.[3]

Gesta began his professional career on October 19, 2003, with a unanimous decision win over Edwin Picardal.

Titles in boxing[edit]

Professional career[edit]

Regional Title(s):

Gesta vs. Vázquez[edit]

Mercito Gesta vs. Miguel Vázquez was on the undercard of Manny Pacquiao vs. Juan Manuel Márquez IV on Saturday 8 of December 2012. This fight was for International Boxing Federation lightweight title. On fight night Gesta was out boxed, and outclassed by Vázquez and lost by unanimous decision. The score totals for this fight were 119-109, 118-110, and 117-111.

Professional boxing record[edit]

29 Wins (16 Knockouts), 1 Loss, 2 Draws[4]
Res. Record Opponent Type Rd., Time Date Location Notes
Win 30-1-2 Mexico Gilberto Josué González UD 10 2017-04-02 United States Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, Las Vegas, Nevada
Win 29-1-2 Mexico Miguel Mendoza UD 10 2015-10-03 United States Stub Hub Center, Carson, California
Draw 28-1-2 United States Carlos Molina SD 10 2015-04-30 United States Fantasy Springs Casino, Indio, California
Win 28-1-1 Mexico Luis Arceo RTD 7 2014-07-18 United States Longshoremen's Hall, San Francisco, California
Win 27-1-1 Mexico Edgar Riovalle TKO 8 2014-04-11 United States Del Mar Fairgrounds, San Diego, California
Loss 26-1-1 Mexico Miguel Vázquez UD 12 2012-12-08 United States MGM Grand Garden Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada For IBF Lightweight world title.
Win 26-0-1 United States Ty Barnett TKO 9 2012-08-03 United States Texas Station Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada
Win 25-0-1 Colombia Oscar Cuero TKO 8 2012-04-14 United States Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada
Win 24-0-1 Mexico Ricardo Dominguez UD 10 2011-11-12 United States Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada
Win 23-0-1 United States Manuel Pérez UD 10 2011-09-17 United States BlueWater Resort & Casino, Parker, Arizona
Win 22-0-1 Mexico Jorge Pimentel KO 3 (8), 2:23 2011-07-09 United States Home Depot Center, Carson, California
Win 21-0-1 Mexico Genaro Trazancos RTD 3 (8), 3:00 2011-02-18 United States Longshoremen's Hall, San Francisco, California
Win 20-0-1 Mexico Ivan Valle TKO 2 (8), 0:26 2010-10-22 United States Four Points Sheraton Hotel, San Diego, California
Win 19-0-1 Mexico Genaro Trazancos KO 7 (8), 0:53 2010-08-20 United States Casino Del Sol, Tucson, Arizona
Win 18-0-1 Mexico Oscar Meza RTD 4 (12), 3:00 2010-06-04 United States A La Carte Event Pavilion, Tampa, Florida won vacant WBO NABO youth lightweight title
Win 17-0-1 Mexico Cristian Favela UD 8 2010-02-25 United States Four Points Sheraton Hotel, San Diego, California
Win 16-0-1 United States Devarise Crayton TKO 3 (8), 1:13 2009-07-10 United States Hard Rock Hotel, San Diego, California
Win 15-0-1 Mexico Alain Hernandez TKO 1 (8), 0:44 2009-05-21 United States Hard Rock Hotel, San Diego, California
Win 14-0-1 Mexico Cristian Favela UD 8 2008-11-07 United States Casino Del Sol, Tucson, Arizona
Win 13-0-1 Mexico Benito Zepeda KO 1 (6), 1:47 2008-04-18 United States Casino Del Sol, Tucson, Arizona
Win 12-0-1 Ecuador Carlos Vinan TKO 4 (6), 1:20 2007-10-04 United States Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada
Win 11-0-1 Mexico Carlos Madrid MD 6 2007-08-04 United States Allstate Arena, Rosemont, Illinois
Win 10-0-1 Philippines Lee Escobido TD 7 (10) 2005-12-16 Philippines Kidapawan City Gymnasium, Kidapawan City, Cotabato
Draw 9-0-1 Philippines Rey Llagas TD 2 (8) 2005-11-05 Philippines San Andres Civic & Sports Center, Manila, Metro Manila
Win 9-0 Philippines Alex Guevarra UD 10 2005-09-24 Philippines San Andres Gym, Manila, Metro Manila
Win 8-0 Philippines Roldan Malinao KO 2 (8) 2005-06-11 Philippines Liloan Sports Complex, Liloan, Cebu
Win 7-0 Philippines Chris Dujali PTS 8 2005-04-02 Philippines Barangay Alabang Junction, Muntinlupa City, Metro Manila
Win 6-0 Philippines Edwin Picardal TKO 5 (6) 2004-12-10 Philippines Elorde Sports Center, Parañaque City, Metro Manila
Win 5-0 Philippines Sherwin Daguhoy MD 6 2004-05-21 Philippines NBC Tent, Taguig City, Metro Manila
Win 4-0 Philippines Sherwin Daguhoy UD 6 2004-04-18 Philippines Pusok Sports Complex, Lapu-Lapu City, Cebu
Win 3-0 Philippines Renato Nival MD 4 2004-03-25 Philippines Joe Cantada Sports Center, Taguig City, Metro Manila
Win 2-0 Philippines Terry Tayao TKO 1 (4) 2004-02-07 Philippines Joe Cantada Boxing Arena, Taguig City, Metro Manila
Win 1-0 Philippines Edwin Picardal UD 4 2003-10-19 Philippines Joe Cantada Boxing Arena, Taguig City, Metro Manila pro debut

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Mercito Gesta's Boxing Record". BoxRec. Retrieved 2010-06-05. 
  2. ^ "Manny Pacquiao". PhilBoxing.com. Retrieved 2007-09-04. 
  3. ^ Nathanielsz, Ronnie (June 5, 2010). "Mercito Gesta's Dream Come True, Stops Oscar Meza". BoxingScene.com. Retrieved June 5, 2010. 
  4. ^ Mercito Gesta – Boxer. Boxrec.com. Retrieved on 2011-07-25.

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