December 6, 2019
We are all set for Combate Americas’ big night, where Alberto “El Patrón” Rodríguez (9-5) will face Tito “The Huntington Beach Bad Boy” Ortiz (20-12-1).
The six-fight main card airs live on pay-per-view for $29.99. The event will be headlined by the 210-pound showdown between UFC Hall of Famer and former World Light Heavyweight champion Tito Ortiz (20-12-1) of Huntington Beach, Calif., and multiple-time WWE Heavyweight Champion and former PRIDE and DEEP MMA star Alberto “El Patrón” Rodriguez (9-5) (formerly “Alberto Del Rio” of the WWE) of San Antonio, Texas by way of San Luis Potosi, SLP, Mexico.
The ceremonial weigh-ins of ‘Combate Americas: Tito vs Alberto – What Side Are You On’ were held on Thursday, December 6th at the Payne Arena in McAllen, Texas. The 20 fighters that will step into ‘La Jaula’ tomorrow have made weight and are ready to rumble.
In the main event, Alberto Rodriguez (209.0) and Tito Ortiz (209.0) were under the established limit for their catchweight (210) battle.
Melissa Martínez (114.2) and Desiree Yanez (114.2) were under the 115 pounds limit and are set to fight for the first ever Combate Americas’ women’s strawweight title.
Brazilian Edmilson Freitas (177.2) was over the 175 lbs weight limit, so he will give 20% of his purse to his opponent Raymond Banda (173.0).
Priced from $30, tickets for the Combate Americas ‘Tito vs. Alberto – What Side Are You On?’ live pay-per-view television event hosted by TS-1 Promotions at Payne Arena, are on sale at Ticketmaster.com.
The official weigh-ins results for ‘Combate Americas: Tito vs Alberto – What Side Are You On’ are shown below:
Tito Ortiz (209.0) vs Alberto Rodríguez (209.0)
Desiree Yanez (114.2) vs Melissa Martínez (114.2)
Enrique González (148.2) vs Levy Marroquín (147.7)
Joao Camilo (125.0) vs Daniel Barez (125.2)
Analí López (118.2) vs Dulce García (119.5)
Rey Trujillo (149.7) vs Gastón Reino (149.0)
Luis Luna (154.5) vs Víctor Martínez (157.0)
Edmilson Freitas (177.2) vs Raymond Banda (173.0)
Clarence Brown (160.2) vs José Flores (156.0)
Mike Tovar (190.5) vs Elías Urbina (190.2)