PROMOTER, Cyclone Promotions, have just released a statement announcing the cancellation of tomorrow night’s event in Belfast topped by Carl Frampton against Andres Gutierrez. It reads:
“Cyclone Promotions and The SSE Arena regret to announce that the “Return of The Jackal” event scheduled for tomorrow, Saturday 29th July, has been cancelled due to an accident to Andres Gutierrez.
“It is hoped that the event will be re-scheduled but ticket holders are advised to retain their tickets and contact point of purchase for further information.
“Please listen out for announcements on local radio stations or check www.ssearenabelfast.com for updates.
“We very much regret the inconvenience caused.
“Cyclone Promotions, The SSE Arena, Belfast”
It appears that Gutierrez slipped in the shower. The BBC report that he hurt himself in the incident, cutting his chin, hitting his head and damaging teeth. He will be unable to fight tomorrow.
Gutierrez posted photos of his injuries on his Facebook page.