Combate Americas 10 Results: Steve Swanson vs. Gustavo Lopez
The younger brother of UFC fighter Cub Swanson, Steve Swanson (14-2) took on Gustavo Lopez (6-2) – for the Combate Americas’ much-anticipated, historic debut in Mexico which will stream live on UFC Fight Pass and Azteca America, tonight. Take a look at our interview with Steve from earlier this month. The fight did not go in favor of Swanson as he was submitted early in the first round via guillotine choke.
In the evening’s co-main event, Nicdali Rivera-Calanoc mad her second trip to the Combate Americas cage as she takes on the red hot Lisbeth Lopez Silva. Check out our interview with Nicdali earlier this month here. She too was submitted in the first, this submission however was a rear-naked choke.
Full Combate Americas 10 results below:
MAIN CARD (Live on Azteca America and UFC FIGHT PASS):
Bantamweight Main Event: Gustavo Lopez defeated Steve Swanson via submission (guillotine choke) – Round 1, 2:34
Atomweight Co-Main Event: Lisbeth Lopez Silva defeated Nicdali Rivera-Calanoc via submission (rear-naked choke) – Round 1, 3:07
Bantamweight: Joey Ruquet defeated Jose Ceja via technical submission (rear-naked choke) – Round 2, 1:47
PRELIMINARY CARD (Live on UFC FIGHT PASS):
Welterweight: Alex Velasco vs. Julio Cesar Cruz
Welterweight: Heriberto Tovar vs. Christofer Ramirez
Mark Delarosa defeatd Ivan Hernandez Flores via submission (arm triangle choke) – Round 2, 3:11
Marco Antonio Elpidio defeated Rodrigo Vargas via split decision
Rafa Garcia defeated Raul Najera Ocampo via submission (heel hook) – Round 1, 1:04
Enrique Barragan defeated Kevin Garcia via TKO – Round 2, 0-48