Surging promotion Bantamweight Americas is set to host an ultra rare one-night 8-man tournament this Saturday, from Cancun, Mexico with the winner recieving a $100,000 grand prize. Before the fighters can compete, they must first weigh in, and Bloody Elbow has the live stream available for your viewing pleasure.
NBCSN and Telemundo will air the tournament semifinal matchups as well as the tournament finals, with the quarter finals and alternate bouts airing live on the Telemundo Deportes En Vivo app and TelemundoDeportes.com. Coverage on NBCSN will be live streamed on NBCSports.com and the NBC Sports app. The Copa Combate event is scheduled to kick off at 9:15 P.M. ET, with the televised portion of the card beginning at 11:30 P.M. ET.
Copa Combate lineup:
Melissa Martinez (115.7) vs. Gloria Bravo Barrios (115.8): Strawweight
Sheila Padilla (105.8) vs. Lizbeth Lopez Silva (109.4): Atomweight
Levy Saul Marroquin (136) vs. Carlos Rivera (136): Bantamweight
Felipe Pipe Vargas (136.2) vs. Victor Madrigal (136): Bantamweight
Marc Gomez (135.5) vs. Alejandro Abomohor (135.5): Bantamweight
John Castaneda (135.9) vs. Kevin Moreira (135.7): Bantamweight
Michael Erosa (135.5) vs. Marcelo Rojo (135.7): Bantamweight
MMA veteran Gilbert Melendez was in the house for the Copa Combate weigh ins: