March 28, 2019
Tucson, AZ. –March 28, 2019 –All 18 fighters, including reigning, defending Combate Americas Bantamweight (135 pounds) World Champion Jose “Pochito” Alday(12-3-1)and challenger Gustavo Lopez (9-4-1)weighed in successfully today for tomorrow’s ‘Alday vs. Lopez 2’ Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) event, live on television in the U.S. and Canada on DAZN (10 p.m. ET/7 p.m. PT) and in Spanish on UDN (1 a.m. ET/10 p.m. PT) from the Event Center at Casino Del Sol in Tucson.
The weigh-in event was also streamed live via Facebook Watch.
Alday, from Tucson and Lopez, from Las Vegas, Nev., who met six months ago in a battle for the vacant bantamweight world title, weighed in at 134.4 pounds and 134.9 pounds respectively.
The title fight last September was an all-out war that went the three-round distance, and saw Alday come out on top by way of split decision.
Bantamweight (135 pounds) co-main event opponents Eduardo “El Pube” Alvarado (6-5) of Tijuana, B.C., Mexico and Andy “Golden Boy” Perez (9-7) of Tucson weighed in at 136.0 pounds and 135.8 pounds, respectively.
“COMBATE AMERICAS: ALDAY VS. LOPEZ 2 WEIGH IN RESULTS:
BANTAMWEIGHT (135 lbs.) MAIN EVENT:
Jose Alday (134.4 lbs.) vs. Gustavo Lopez (134.9 lbs.)
BANTAMWEIGHT (135 lbs.) CO-MAIN EVENT:
Eduardo Alvarado (136.0 lbs.) vs. Andy Perez (135.8 lbs.)
PRELIMINARY BOUT CARD:
Middleweight (185 lbs.): Kobe Ortiz (185.9 lbs.) vs. Michael Robertson (185.1 lbs.)
Flyweight (125 lbs.): Albert Trujillo (124.3 lbs.) vs. Joao Camilo (126.0 lbs.)
Flyweight (125 lbs.): Marisol Ruelas (124.0 lbs.) vs. Corrie Ward (125.2 lbs.)
Lightweight (155 lbs.): Azjavkhlan Baatar(156.0 lbs.) vs. Alejandro Arredondo (155.0 lbs.)
Featherweight (145 lbs.): Jonathan Juvera (145.9 lbs.) vs. Simon Haig (141.9lbs.)
Featherweight (145 lbs.): Josh McReynolds (146.0 lbs.) vs. Tanner Madl (144.8 lbs.)
Lightweight (155 lbs.): Loai Abushaar (154.8 lbs.) vs. Bret Cooper (155.6 lbs.)