Fighters faced the scale for Combate Américas: “MEXICO VS EL MUNDO”, nine-bout event that will feature knockout artist Marco Antonio “La Roca” Elpidio (7-2-1) of Mexico City, Mexico and striking sensation Andres “The Bullet” Quintana (13-2) of Albuquerque, New Mexico, U.S., in a featherweight (145 pounds) contest.
In the co-headliner, undefeated rising star Eduardo “Cyborg” Torres (9-0) of Santiago, Chile, will make his Combate Americas debut against Kevin “Badass” Amador (9-8) of Ensenada, Mexico, in a bantamweight (135 pounds) affair.
Opening the live 90-minute Univision Deportes Network (UDN) telecast, 22-year-old phenom Christian “El Taylon” Quiñonez (10-2) of Tijuana, and undefeated rising star Vinicius “Lok Dog” De Oliveira(9-0) of Porto Alegre, Rio Grande Do Sul, Brazil, will collide in another bantamweight (135 pounds) attraction.
The live, 90-minute UDN telecast of “Combate Americas: Mexico vs El Mundo” Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) extravaganza at Auditorio Municipal Tijuana in Tijuana, B.C., Mexico on Friday, May 18, begins at 11 p.m ET/8 p.m. PT.
The 90-minute telecast will immediately follow the live stream of the complete preliminary bout card on www.UnivisionDeportes.com, beginning at 10 p.m. ET/7 p.m. PT.
COMBATE: MEX vs. EL MUNDO: OFFICIAL WEIGH-IN RESULTS
Featherweight (145 lbs) Main event:
Andres Quintana (145.8) vs. Marco Elpidio (146.9)
Bantamweight (135 lbs) co-main event:
Eduardo Torres (134.8) vs. Kevin Amador (137)
Bantamweight (135 lbs) featured fight:
Vinicius De Oliveira Prestes De Matos (135.6) vs Cristian Quiñonez (134.6)
Women’s Catchweight (120 lbs): Mireia Garcia (120) vs. Georgina Almeraz (118)
Lightweight (155 lbs): Mike De La Torre (155.7) vs. Rodrigo Vargas (156)
Flyweight (125 lbs): Beche Cantu (125.9) vs. Edgar Chairez (125.8)
Lightweight (155 lbs): Daniel Rodriguez (155.5) vs. Alex Velasco (156)
Women’s Atomweight (105 lbs): Yajaira Romo (106) vs. Vanesa Rico (104.5)
Lightweight (155 lbs): Jesus Blanco (155) vs. Jair Perez (154.6)