The tournament brackets for Copa Combate are set.
Combate Americas announced Friday night on Univision Deportes Network the order of the opposing sides of their second annual featherweight tournament. The tourney is scheduled for Dec. 7 at the Save Mart Center in Fresno, Calif.
On bracket A, Pablo Villaseca will face Zebenzui Ruiz, and Alejandro Flores will meet John Bedoya. The winners of those two matchups will face in the semifinals.
On bracket B, Bruno Cannetti fights Gaston Reyno, and Andres Quintana meets Marlon Gonzales. The winners of these two matchups will also meet in a semifinal bout.
The two fighters that respectively come out of bracket A and B will meet in the final of Copa Combate 2 for the prize of $100,000, meaning the tournament champion will have to win three bouts in one night. The quarterfinals are one five-minute round; the semifinals and finals will be three five-minute rounds.
Below is the full card for Copa Combate:
- Pablo Villaseca vs. Zebenzui Ruiz
- Alejandro Flores vs. John Bedoya
- Bruno Cannetti vs. Gaston Reyno
- Andres Quintana vs. Marlon Gonzales
- Michael Irizarry vs. Pablo Sabori
- Joey Ruquet vs. Rudy Morales
- Maria Buzaglo vs. Corina Herrera (women’s strawweight bout)
- Evan Solorio vs. Jimmy Molina (welterweight bout)
- Albert Gonzales vs. James Porter