On Wednesday, October 4, Combate Americas and Telemundo -the leading Spanish-language television network in the United States - will unveil the "COPA COMBATE" tournament competitors via Facebook LIVE on the
Combate America Facebook Page.
Wednesday's introductory press conference will be hosted by Edgar Lopez, the co-host of Telemundo's hit show "Titulares y Mas," and will officially unveil details about the live Telemundo broadcast of "COPA COMBATE
," a world-class Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) event in Cancun, Mexico on Saturday, Nov. 11.
"COPA COMBATE" will be headlined by a one-night, eight-man tournament in which fighters from the U.S., Latin America and Spain will represent their respective countries and face off with a grand prize of $100,000 at stake.
This historic event, in which the grand prize winner will have fought three times in one night, will take place on the 24th anniversary of Combate Americas CEO Campbell McLaren's now legendary UFC 1 event, which was also headlined by a one-night, eight-man tournament.
Alberto Del Rio:
Famed, multiple-time WWE heavyweight champion and Combate Americas television announcer.
Combate Americas CEO and Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) co-creator.
President of Telemundo Deportes.
Gilbert "El Niño" Melendez:
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) superstar and Combate Americas television announcer.
and Combate Americas television announcer.
: Co-host of Telemundo's late-night talk and variety show "Titulares y Mas?"
WHERE AND WHEN:
Wednesday October 4th at 5:00pm ET
Combate Americas Official Facebook page
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