April 27, 2019
Combate Americas hosted its history-making “Cricket Wireless Presents Combate Americas: Reinas,” the first all-women’s Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) lineup broadcast live on network television, Friday night at the Galen Center in Los Angeles, CA.
In the night’s main event, Melissa “Super Mely” Martinez out-fought Caroline “Taz” Gallardo to come out on top via KO (knee and punches) in the strawweight showdown. The match ended in the 0:50 of the second round.
In another strawweight showdown, Kyra “Mogwai” Batara dominated Francis “Hit Girl” Hernandez in a non-stop brawl that ended when Kyra submitted with an armbar at the 2:55 of the second round.
All the fights aired live on television in the U.S. in Spanish on Univision and UDN and in the U.S. and Canada in English on DAZN.
“COMBATE AMERICAS: COMBATE REINAS” FULL EVENT RESULTS:
STRAWWEIGHT (115 lbs.) MAIN EVENT:
Caption: Melissa Martinez defeated Caroline Gallardo via KO (knee and punches) 0:50 of R2
PRELIMINARY BOUT CARD:
Strawweight: Kyra Batara defeated Francis Hernandez via Submission (armbar) 2:55 of R2.
Atomweight (105 lbs): Gloria Bravo won via unanimous decision (30-27,30-27,29-28) against Paulina Granados.
Flyweight (115 lbs): Yasmine Jauregui overpowered Daniela Espinosa via KO (punches) 0:13 of R1.
Lightweight (155 lbs): Erick Gonzalez dominated Won Sik Park via TKO (punches) at 2:25 of R2.
Catch-weight (150 lbs): José Estrada defeated Adrian Guzmán via submision (rear naked choke) at 1:30 of R2
Flyweight (125 lbs): Mikey Reyes outfought Oscar Suarez to win by TKO (punches) at 4:41 of R2
Featherweight: Jesse Strader won via TKO (punches) against Michael Jackson at 4:41 of R2.
Catchweight: (120 lbs.): Sidney Trillo defeated Destiny Vásquez after amazing KO (High-Kick) at 0:28 R2
Bantamweight (135 lbs.) Lucero Acosta overpowered Nancy Nava by way of TKO (punches), 0:51 of R2