"The Ghost" returns to the ring after wife's illness

Robert "The Ghost" Guerrero will return to the ring on April 30 after his break from boxing while his wife was sick with leukemia.

April 20, 2010 8:25:51 PM PDT
Robert "The Ghost" Guerrero returns to the ring in 10 days in Las Vegas, resuming his boxing career after a brief layoff.

Guerrero stepped away from the ring in February while his wife battled leukemia.

Now, The Ghost from Gilroy returns against Roberto Arreita in Las Vegas on April 30. Guerrero says he is ready and excited.

"I'm excited to get back in the ring, doing what I love to do. My first love's getting better and now my second love comes, so you know, I can't wait. I'm excited about this fight. I've haven't fought going on eight months so it's time. I can't wait," said Guerrero.