Combate Americas: Tito Ortiz vs. Alberto El Patron Results (12/7/19)
Combate Americas: Tito vs. Alberto
The Payne Arena in McAllen, Texas
December 7, 2019
Commentators: Jorge Masvidal, Melissa Santos
Pay-Per-View airing on Fite.tv
*Tonight’s main event featured former UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Tito Ortiz fighting former WWE Champion Alberto “Del Rio” El Patron at a catchweight of 210 lbs. Tito is the overwhelming favorite but Alberto has a professional MMA record of 9-5 with tonight being his first fight in over eight years.*
Jose Flores over Clarence Brown via submission (rear-naked choke) – Rd 1
Victor Martinez stopped Luis Luna via TKO (strikes) – Rd 1
Edmilson Freitas and Raymond Banda was declared a majority draw
Elias Urbina knocked out Mike Tovar via head kick at 3:14 of Rd 1
-Main Card PPV
Gaston Reyno defeated Rey Trujillo via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27). This was fought at a catchweight of 150 lbs.
Dulce Garcia (Lucha Underground’s Sexy Star) defeated Anali Lopez Hernandez via guillotine choke at 2:47 of Rd 1: Garcia’s boxing was too much for the newcomer Hernandez. Garcia walked her down with strikes at will until she found the opening for the choke. It was a total mismatch.
Dani Barez defeated Joao Camilo via split decision (28-29, 30-27, 29-28)
Levy Marroquin defeated Enrique Gonzalez via guillotine choke at 4;53 of Rd 1
Melissa Martinez defeated Desiree Yanez via split decision to become the inaugural Combate Americas Women’s Strawweight Championship
Tito Ortiz vs. Alberto El Patron (Fighters making their entrance)
-This bout was fought at a catchweight of 210 lbs.
-Both the Mexcian and American National Anthems were sung.
-Tito stated in the prefight hype video that he wants to win Alberto’s WWE Title belt for his kids.
-Alberto said in his prefight hype video that Tito doesn’t like Latinos and compromises his beliefes.
-Alberto El Patron made his entrance first with a host of luchadors in his corner, including Sin Cara.
-Tito Ortiz came out next with his children. He’s wearing a “Living the Dream” shirt in the “Saturday Night’s Main Event” font.
-Tito’s entrance music of choice, Real American by Rick Derringer
-Tito is introduced first with a Trump 2020 banner in his corner that read “No More Bullshit”
Round 1: Alberto got the first move of the fight with a lateral drop throw but lost position and Tito gained top control. Tito worked to pass Alberto’s half guard but Alberto got to his feet. Tito landed a few punches. Alberto was already tired. Tito took him down and worked top position. Tito got Alberto’s back, flattened him out, hooked in a rear-naked choke and Alberto tapped out.
Tito Ortiz defeated Albero El Patron via rear-naked choke at 3:10 of the 1st Round.
Post Fight: Tito wore a U.S. Border Patrol hat and a Trump 2020 shirt. Tito asked for Alberto’s WWE Title (spinner) belt. He gave it to his two sons and said it was his dream to be the WWE Champion as a kid and gets to share that with his children.