Guadalajara, Jalisco, MX: The 20 fighters, including the star athletes Álvaro “Chango” Herrera (9-6) and Ignacio “Levium Armorum” Capella (5-1), were face-to-face at the weigh-in of the Combate Americas event: “Mexico vs Spain”, which will be broadcast to the United States in Spanish on Univision (12 am ET / PT) and UDN (12 am ET / 9 pm PT), and in English for the United States and Canada by DAZN (10 pm ET / 7 pm PT) from the historic Arena Coliseo de Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico.
The weighing was transmitted through Facebook Watch.
Herrera and Capella will face off in a battle of weight agreed to 157 pounds, after they scored 156.8 and 157.5 pounds respectively, for their duel initially agreed to 155 pounds (light weights).
In the co-main bout of pesos banos (135 pounds), Víctor “Periquito” Madrigal (7-2) of Guadalajara and Zebenzui “El Niño Roca” Ruiz (7-2) of Las Palmas, Gran Canaria, Spain, gave the weight with 135.9 and 135.7 pounds respectively.
Alejandro “Pato” Martinez (4-2) from Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco, Mexico gave the weight of 155.2 pounds, while his opponent, Erick “The Ghost Pepper” Gonzalez(8-3) from Redondo, Beach, California, scored 155.8. pounds on the scale.
In the clash of feminine atom weights, Alitzel Mariscal (1-0) of Guadalajara, scored 106.7 pounds on the scale, 0.7 pounds above the stipulated weight (105 pounds, plus one pound). His opponent, the 12-time Spanish judo champion, Vanesa “Xikitina” Rico (3-4), from Alicante, Spain, scored 105.6 pounds.
Mariscal will deliver 25% of his stock to Rico for not having given the agreed weight.
Unbeaten Paulina Vargas (3-0) from San Jose De Gracia, Michoacan, Mexico, and her opponent Erendira “Aketzaly” Ordóñez (2-2) from Mexico City, Mexico – will be made with a weight agreed upon at 123 pounds, instead of the 120 pounds agreed at the beginning, after Ordóñez scored 123.5lbs on the scale. For his part, Vargas gave the agreed weight with 118.9lbs.
Ordóñez will deliver 20% of his bag to Vargas for not having given the agreed weight.
WEIGH-IN RESULTS FOR “COMBAT AMERICAS: MEXICO VS. SPAIN “
STELLAR FIGHT – PACTED WEIGHT (157lbs.):
Alvaro Herrera (156.8lbs.) Vs. Ignacio Capella (157.5lbs.)
CO-ESTELAR FIGHT – WEIGHT GALLO (135 lbs.):
VictorMadrigal (135.9lbs.) Vs. Zebenzui Ruiz (135.7lbs.)
FEATURED FIGHT – ATOM WEIGHT (105 lbs.):
Alitzel Mariscal (106.7lbs.) Vs. Vanessa Rico (105.6lbs.)
FEATURED FIGHT – LIGHT WEIGHT (155 lbs.):
Alejandro Martinez (155.2lbs) vs. Erick Gonzalez (155.8lbs.)
Agreed Weight (123lbs.): Erendira Ordoñez (123.5 lbs.) Vs. Paulina Vargas (118.9lbs.)
Lightweight (155 lbs.): Genaro Valdez (155.9lbs.) Vs. Hilario Portales (153.7lbs.)
Gallo Weight (135 lbs.): Guillermo Torres (134.7 lbs.) Vs. Caleb Moctezuma (134.7lbs.)
Full Weight (206 + lbs.): Alejandro Solorzano (265.6lbs.) Vs. Jaime Arevalo (265.7lbs.)
Flyweight (125lbs.): Axel Osuna (125.4 lbs.) Vs. Bosco Boyer (124.9lbs.)
Lightweight (155 lbs.): Eric Garibay (154.4 lbs.) Vs. Ulysses “The Rock” Palomares (155.8 lbs.)