April 5, 2019
At a press conference yesterday, Combate Americas, the premiere Hispanic mixed martial arts (MMA) sports entertainment franchise in the United States, officially announced its historic partnership with renowned actress Kate Del Castillo. Del Castillo has acquired an equity stake in the company, and is now an owner and significant shareholder.
The international press covered the announcement, which was transmitted through Facebook Watch from the official Combate Americas’ page.
— Variety (@Variety) April 4, 2019
TV and film star Kate del Castillo gets herself into the MMA business, empowering women https://t.co/JCRZ62mXjt
— Miami Herald Sports (@HeraldSports) April 5, 2019
Del Castillo will continue her commitment to women’s empowerment, assuming an active leadership role in Combate Americas.
— La Afición (@laaficion) April 5, 2019
La actriz mexicana Kate del Castillo es la nueva propietaria de una franquicia de artes marciales mixtas en EE.UU. https://t.co/qbKnsXYgVb
— RT en Español (@ActualidadRT) April 5, 2019
As an owner, Del Castillo will immediately focus on the upcoming ‘Combate Reinas’ live television event at Galen Center in Los Angeles on Friday, April 26.
— MSN Latino (@msnlatino) April 5, 2019