Combate Americas returns this Friday, Sept. 20 in Mexicali, Mexico, for Combate Americas 43, and three fighters came in heavy.
In the main event, undefeated Rafa Garcia (154.9) prepares to take on Erick Gonzalez (153.7) at lightweight. The 25-year-old Garcia hails from Mexico, and is coming off of a submission win over Estevan Payan at Combate 39. His opponent Gonzalez recently knocked out Won Six Park at Combate 36. The co-headliner sees a strawweight bout between Yajaira Romo (114.3) and Yasmine Jauregui (113.6).
Combate Americas 43 takes place on Friday, Sept. 20, at the Auditorio del Estado in Mexicali, Mexico. The event also features a light heavyweight scrap between L.J. Torres (204.7) and Eliezer Ortega (210)*. At flyweight, Alberto Trujillo (125.5) collides with Edgar Chairez (125.9). Finally, at heavyweight, Oscar Cota (258.2) takes on Christopher Plasencia (260.9).
Combate 43 Weigh-in Results:Rafa Garcia (154.9) vs. Erick Gonzalez (153.7)
Yajaira Romo (114.3) vs. Yasmine Jauregui (113.6)
L.J. Torres (204.7) vs. Eliezer Ortega (210)*
Alberto Trujillo (125.5) vs. Edgar Chairez (125.9)
Oscar Cota (258.2) vs. Christopher Plasencia (260.9)
Alejandro Corrales (150) vs. Danny Silva (150.9)
Jair Perez (147)** vs. Cristian Perez (145.5)
Laura Huizar (105.9) vs. Karla Almaguer (105.5)
Gilberto Santos (144.5) vs. Carlos Ochoa (143.8)
Santiago Monreal (126.3)*** vs. Gabriel Valdez Mendoza (125.7)
* Ortega missed weight by four pounds.
** J. Perez missed weight by one pound.
*** Monreal missed weight by .3 pounds.