COMBATE AMERICAS FIGHT CARD
The 31-year-old Palacios of Mission, Texas is looking for his ninth consecutive victory in MMA action after scoring another highlight reel stoppage – a first round (3:56) TKO (punch and head kick) of Walel Watson on November 24.
Palacios’ unbeaten run dates all the way back to June 2015, a year after he competed on the Combate Americas reality television series that became the first combat sports themed program in history to win a major television award – “Best Variety or Reality Show” at the 29th annual Imagen Awards show in August 2014.
Gibson is a 29-year-old native of Los Angeles, Calif. looking to earn his third straight win. In his last effort, he earned a unanimous decision over Samuel Alvarez on August 25, 2018.
To date, Gibson has claimed six of his nine career victories by way of (T)KO or submission.
CATCHWEIGHT (150 LBS.) MAIN EVENT:
Enrique Gonzalez vs. Alejandro Martinez
FEATHERWEIGHT CO-MAIN EVENT:
Ricky Palacios vs. Cooper Gibson
FEATURED STRAWWEIGHT BOUT:
Paulina Vargas vs. Desiree Yanez
PRELIMINARY BOUT CARD:
Bantamweight: David Fuentes vs. Cee Jay Hamilton
Lightweight: Elias Rodriguez vs. Juan Gonzalez
Lightweight: Raymond Banda vs. Edmilson Freitas
Lightweight: Jose Flores vs. Eduardo Bustillos Martinez
Middleweight: Elias Urbina vs. Carlos Martinez
Featherweight: Isaac Matamoros vs. Ray Sarabia