Combate Americas, the promotion founded by former UFC creator Campbell McLaren, announced they will return with live events in late August.
AXS TV and Fight Network kickoff February with a special re-broadcast of Tito Ortiz vs. Alberto El Patron courtesy Combate Americas.
Combate Americas will put their world lightweight title on the line this February with an event live on AXS TV from Mexicali.
The event will mark the first time that a live television MMA show takes place on the island since UFC 8 in November 1996.
A special one-night, eight-man tournament in the lightweight division will take place, with the winner walking away with $100.000.
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The card will be the first major MMA event in Puerto Rico since CEO Campbell McLaren brought the UFC there in 1996 with UFC 8.
Shortly after his submission win over Alberto El Patron at Combate Americas, Tito Ortiz received a message of congrats from President Trump.
Ortiz will take on the former WWE champion with both his title and El Patron's belt up for grabs this Saturday night live on pay-per-view.
The 11-bout fight card will feature six bouts on pay-per-view from the U.S.-Mexico border, including a showdown between Ortiz and El Patron.
As an early preview of what fight fans can come to expect in 2020, AXS TV will air a special presenation of Combate Americas in December.
Ahead of their first pay-per-view offering, Combate Americas and FITE have come together to offer a joint-distribution of the December event.
Officials have added a pair of fights for the pay-per-view main card that features Tito Ortiz vs. Alberto El Patron in the headline act.
The mixed martial arts promotion announced plans to head to the Stockton Arena in Stockton, California this coming December.
A partnership was unveiled recently between AXS TV and Combate Americas, as the promotion heads to the network beginning in 2020.
The first female championship match in Combate Americas history has been added as the co-main event to Tito Ortiz vs. Alberto El Patron.
While focused in on Alberto El Patron, Tito Ortiz offered up the opportunity to face Chael Sonnen again after comments made by Sonnen.
Combate Americas will present back-to-back events from Texas live on television over the first two Friday night's in November.
The former UFC light heavyweight champion and ex-WWE champion will meet on pay-per-view with both title belts up for grabs.
The upcoming Combate Americas event from Arizona was forced to undergo a pair of changes due to injuries, including in the main event.