MERCITO Gesta headlines a Golden Boy Live! card next month in San Francisco, California.

Gesta is gunning for back-to-back victories as he takes on journeyman Luis Arceo in a 10-rounder at the Long Shoremen’s Hall on July 18.

The 26-year-old Cebuano southpaw is slowly making a climb back up the lightweight division after suffering his first career defeat in 2012. He was totally outclassed by International Boxing Federation (IBF) lightweight king Miguel Vazquez. (EKA)