Combate Global Locks In Final Card For 2022

Five fights will comprise the final Combate Global card for 2022.

The event takes place this Friday live on Univision and TUDN from Miami, Florida.

In the main event, Cristian Perez battles Gilber Orodonez Huila.

Hailing from Ensenada, B.C. and fighting out of Miami, Perez is a Combate Global homegrown talent, who has been competing for the organization since his professional debut in 2019.

In 2021, the upstart caught the attention of the greater MMA world for the first time when he submitted Geraldo Almonte with a heel hook in just 29 seconds in Combate Global action.

The 31 year-old Orodoñez Huila of San Juan de Pasto, Colombia is a former competitive boxer who transitioned to MMA in 2013 and ran to seven straight wins as well as a regional championship in his first seven professional MMA starts.

Other bouts include Maritza Sanchez vs. Dee Begley, Ovidio Bojorquez vs. Eddie Perez Bruno, Alejandro Velasco vs. Richie Palomino and Natalie Schlesinger vs. Jharely Reyes.