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TUF Latin America 3 vet Marcelo Rojo faces Ivan Flores at Combate Americas 12

Combate Americas returns to Mexico for CA 12 headlined by TUF Latin America Marcelo Rojo vs. Ivan Hernandez Flores.  Combate Americas 12 takes place March 30th at the Fausto Gutierrez Moreno Municipal Auditorium in Tijuana, Mexico with a webcast at UFC Fight Pass.

Marcelo Rojo’s last official fight was a win over Gilbert Ordonez in September 2015 bringing his record to 10-4.  Since then however Rojo appeared on TUF Latin America Season 3 in August 2016 where he defeated Juan Villaseca and John Bedoya before losing to Claudio Puelles.  Ivan Flores is coming off the first loss of his 7-1 career, an arm-triangle choke from Mark Delarosa in his Combate Americas debut last June.

The co-main event goes to Walter Zamora vs. Alejandro Flores.  9-2 Zamora took a loss to Felipe Froes at Shooto Brazil 49 then bounced back with wins over Guilherme Trindade and Terrell Hobbs with the Hobbs fight being in September 2015.  Zamora was also a contestant on TUF Latin America 3 where he defeated John Bedoya then lost to Leonardo Rodriguez.  Flores is officially 1-1 with both fights from 2016, a win over Rodolfo Rubio and a loss to Alejandro Solano Rodriguez.

Fight card

  • Oscar Quintero vs. Oscar Chairez
  • Christian Giovannie vs. Angel Gonzalez
  • Paolo Olea Vallejo vs. Eduardo Varela
  • Jose Alday vs. Irving Hernandez
  • Ramon Lopez vs. Marcos Bonilla
  • Jose Aguayo vs. Gilberto Santos
  • Pablo Sabori vs. Levy Saul Marroquin Salazar
  • Christofer Ramirez vs. Alex Velasco
  • Erick Gonzalez vs. Marco Antonio Elpidio
  • Walter Zamora vs. Alejandro Flores
  • Marcelo Rojo vs. Ivan Hernandez Flores


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