Combate Americas marked a historical event as they came to South America with Combate Peru. The event showcased featuring ten fighters from five countries.
In the main event, the Mexican fighter Daniel “Golden Boy” Zellhuber (8-0) extended his undefeated record and consecutive winning streak to 8, after annihilating Geanfranco “Dhalsim” Cortéz (4-1) by TKO in the third round.
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Posted by Combate Americas on Friday, May 31, 2019
Cortéz had good moments managing to knock down Zellhuber with a punch. However, Zellhuber managed to use his Muay Thai and overwhelm Cortéz.
In the co-main event, Marlon Gonzales (15-4-2) defeats Pablo “El Gallo” Villaseca (14-6) by split decision in a fight that could have been fight of the night.
The Peruvian fighter María Paula Buzaglo (2-1) went against the Mexican Alitzel Mariscal (2-1) and was defeated by split decision.
Buzalgo was in serious trouble but managed to recompose. In the second, the Peruvian began to take a little more control over her opponent, using the cage and her Muay Thai to keep the Mexican in the distance. In the third round was perhaps the most decisive for Buzaglo, who takes a victory over one of the most promising fighters in the promotion.
Combate Peru was held at the Manuel Bonilla Coliseum in Lima, Peru and was broadcast to the United States and Canada by DAZN as well as by Univisión and Univisión Deportes . In addition, Movistar Deportes broadcasted nationally for all of Peru.
The official results of the card are shown below:
Daniel “Golden Boy” Zellhuber defeats Geanfranco “Dhalsim” Cortéz via TKO (punches) – 1:32, 3rd Round.
Marlon Gonzáles defeats Pablo «El Gallo» Villaseca by split decision – (30-27, 29-28, 28-29)
María Paula Buzaglo defeats Alitzel Mariscal by split decision – (30-27, 28-29, 28-29)
Kevin Moreyra defeats Bruno Pereira for TKO (Fists) – 3:12, 2nd Round
Eduardo «Cyborg» Torres defeats Rodrigo “El Gato Loco” Vera by unanimous decision – (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Renzo Méndez defeats Andrés Ayala for TKO (Medical Detention) – 5:00, 2nd Round
Vicente «Cemento» Vargas defeats Zury Valenzuela by unanimous decision – (30-27, 30-27, 29-28)
David Martinez defeats William Sanchez for TKO (Blows) – 0:56, 1st Round
Jennifer Gonzalez defeats Dana Zighelbolm Grau by submission (arm bar) – 1:23, 1st Round
José “Kalzifer” Ochoa defeats Omar Torres by KO (kick to the head) – 4:34, 2nd Round