COMBATE AMERICAS ANNOUNCES SIX NEW BOUTS FOR
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP EVENT
LIVE ON UNIVISION, UDN AND DAZN
FROM RIO RANCHO, NEW MEXICO ON FRIDAY, JUNE 28
Bantamweight Co-Main Event:
Brenda “Boom Boom” Gonzales vs. Marilia “Tigress” Fanta
Featured Flyweight Bout:
Jaime Alvarez vs. Joby Sanchez
World Featherweight Championship Main Event and Rematch:
Andres “The Bullet” Quintana vs
. Bruno “Aquiles” Cannetti
Tickets on sale now
NEW YORK – June 4, 2019 –Combate Americas today announced six new bouts for its first-ever featherweight (145 pounds) world championship event that will headline the Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) sports franchise’s debut in the state of New Mexico, live on television in Spanish in the U.S. on both Univision (12 a.m. ET/PT) and UDN (12 a.m. ET/9 p.m. PT), and in English in the U.S. and Canada on DAZN (11 p.m. ET/8 p.m. PT) from Santa Ana Star Center in Rio Rancho on Friday, June 28.
Priced from $19.75, tickets for the Combate Americas world championship event are on sale at CombateAmericas.com/NewMexico.
In the previously announced world championship main event and much-anticipated rematch, 2018 “COPA COMBATE” tournament winner Andres “The Bullet” Quintana (18-2) of Roswell, N.M. will square off with Bruno “Aquiles” Cannetti (8-6) of Buenos Aires, Argentina.
Among the new matchups announced today for the show was a women’s bantamweight (135 pounds) co-main event contest between Brenda “Boom Boom” Gonzales (9-4) and Marilia “Tigress” Fanta(3-0).
The world-ranked Gonzales of Moriarty, N.M. will compete for the first time this year, and will look to earn her second consecutive victory after scoring a first round (3:55) TKO (punches) on Tamikka Brentslast October 5.
Fighting out of Miami, Fla. via Fortaleza, Brazil, Morais is a decorated, two-time Muay Thai champion who crossed over to MMA in 2017, and has since secured all three of her professional MMA victories by (T)KO or submission.