Combate Americas returns in August
By Edward Carbajal
Regresa En Agosto!
Combate Americas, billed as the first-ever U.S. Hispanic Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) sports franchise, announced its return to UFC FIGHT PASS® live from The Exchange in Los Angeles, Calif. on Thursday, Aug. 11 at 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT.
Readers of Frontproof Media may like to note that Yoandy Carrillo is the cousin of former World Boxing Association (WBA) world lightweight champion Richar Abril. Carrillo knocked out his last opponent in Combate Americas back in April.
Tickets for “Aspira A Mas Presents Combate Americas: Combate Ocho,” priced from $40, are on sale at ItsMySeat.com as well as at The Exchange box office. UFC FIGHT PASS is available on personal computers, Xbox 360, Xbox One, Amazon Fire TV, iPhone, iPad, Apple TV, Android, Chromecast, Samsung Smart TV, LG Smart TV and Roku devices.
See the current bout listing below:
Erick Sanchez (7-2) vs. Angel “Tito” Cruz (5-2)
Kyra “Mogwai” Batara (5-3) vs. Lisa Ellis (15-10)
Jonathan “Dragon” Martinez (8-1) vs. Benjamin Vinson (8-3-1)
Heinrich “Ricky Scraps” Wassmer (4-0) vs. Benji “The Brawler” Gomez (5-5)
Izic Fernandez (2-1) vs. Marcos Bonilla (3-2)
Yoandy Carrillo (1-0) vs. Erick Gonzalez (4-1)
Jose “Froggy” Estrada (1-0) vs. Christian Cardona (0-1)
Jonathan Santa Maria (3-3) vs. Albert Tapia (3-5)
Daniel Rodriguez (1-0) vs. Hector Saldana (1-2)
Edward Carbajal is a contributing writer for MMA at Page2sports.com and Frontproof Media. You can follow Edward on Twitter @Carbazel or at his website TheBlogBoardJungle.com. Check out his podcast on Spreaker.