Combate Americas debuted in 2020 with a big ratings number, as the promotion hopes to have set the tone for an even bigger year.
Melissa Cervantes, better known to the Lucha Libre world as "Thunder Rosa," has signed with Combate Americas, the promotion announced recently.
In the main event and a classic Mexico-USA showdown, Horacio Gutierrez will make his long-awaited return to Combate Americas against Chase Gibson.
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The promotion proclaims a win in the television ratings over the two other main U.S.-based MMA promotions from this past weekend.
Frausto of Madera, Calif. made her long-awaited return to MMA action as well as her promotional debut with Combate Americas at Save Mart Center on February 22.
TS-1 Promotions announced that it will bring the Combate Americas television series to Odessa, Texas for the first time ever with a stacked lineup
Among the new matchups announced today for the show was a women’s bantamweight co-main event between Brenda Gonzales (9-4) and Marilia Fanta (3-0).
The show airs live in Spanish in the U.S. on both Univision (12 a.m. ET) and UDN (12 a.m. ET), and in English in the U.S. and Canada on DAZN (11 p.m. ET).
In the main event between two exciting, rising stars hailing from opposite sides of the border, Enrique Gonzalez will collide with Alejandro Martinez.
“Headling the show will be the return of former bantamweight champion Jose “Pochito” Alday, who will square off with Irwin “The Beast” Rivera.
The flagship show will mark Combate Americas’ entry into a third country and second continent with its live event series that has been garnering momentum.
The former UFC light heavyweight champion has ended his retirement once more, landing with his third different promotion since 2017.
The card featured several key female bouts and streamed live on DAZN.
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