There can only be one…
Combate Americas is bringing its English-language telecast of “Copa Combate” to NBC Sports Network (NBCSN) on Sat., Nov. 11, 2017, live from Cancun, Mexico, where the promotion’s epic one-night, eight-man bantamweight tournament will take place on the 24th anniversary of UFC 1.
The grand prize? A cool $100,000.
The NBCSN feed will run in conjunction with the live Spanish-language broadcast on NBCUniversal’s Telemundo network, marking the first time two NBCU platforms will simulcast live mixed martial arts (MMA) action.
Copa Combate Tournament:
135 lbs.: Mikey “El Terrible” Erosa (12-5) vs. Marcelo “Pitbull” Rojo (12-4)
135 lbs.: Ricky “El Gallero” Palacios (9-1) vs. Carlos “Lobo” Rivera (10-2)
135 lbs.: John “Sexy Mexy” Castaneda (14-2) vs. Kevin “El Frio” Moreyra (4-1)
135 lbs.: Marc “Lufo” Gomez (20-10) vs. Andres “Doble A” Ayala (11-4)
135 lbs.: Winner of Erosa-Rojo vs. Winner of Palacios-Rivera
135 lbs.: Winner of Castaneda-Moreya vs. Winner of Gomez-Ayala
135 lbs.: Tournament final
Copa Combate Feature Fights:
115 lbs.: Melissa Martinez vs. Gloria Bravo
105 lbs.: Sheila Padilla vs. Lisbeth Lopez Silva
135 lbs.: Levy Saul Marroquin vs. Alejandro Abomohor (alternate bout)
135 lbs.: Felipe Vargas vs. Jose Calvo (alternate bout)
For much more on this weekend’s Copa Combate tournament click here.