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COMBATE GLOBAL AND UNIVISION ANNOUNCE “SUPERFLY” MMA EVENT FOR FRIDAY, MAY 7

By Univision PR Team

Apr 29, 2021

LIVE ON UNIVISION AND TUDN IN THE U.S. AND ON TUDN IN MEXICO

 Event features five matchups in the men’s flyweight division, including the debut of former world champion Juan Puerta; Puerta takes on Lloyd McKinney

 Other featured flyweight bouts: Jonathan Sepulveda vs. Martin Davila, Jaime Alvarez vs. Jesus Santos Aguilar, Ivan Lopez vs. Joao Camilo 

NEW YORK and MIAMI April 29, 2021 – Combate Global and Univision Communications Inc. today announced “Superfly,” a Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) event featuring a collection of bouts in the sport’s flyweight (125 pounds) division, on Friday, May 7, live on Univision (12 a.m. ET/PT) and TUDN USA (12 a.m. ET/9 p.m. PT) in the U.S. and on TUDN MX (11 p.m. local time) in Mexico from Univision’s studios in Miami, Fla.

The show will also re-air in Mexico on Televisa Nueve the following day, Saturday, May 8 at 5 p.m. local time.

“Our flyweights are the very embodiment of ‘Mucha Más Acción®,’” said Combate Global CEO Campbell McLaren.   “Combate flyweights are truly the most exciting in the world, and that’s why we call them ‘Superfly.’”

Making his much-anticipated Combate Global debut in one of the featured flyweight contests will be former world champion Juan “Leadfeather” Puerta (21-6), who will face off with Lloyd McKinney (14-7).

Puerta, who resides in Miami and represents Colombia, is riding an impressive, 10-fight win streak that dates back to 2017.

McKinney of La Crosse, Wisc. has been victorious in five of her last seven fights, with four of the victories coming by way of (T)KO or submission.

In other flyweight action, Jonathan Sepulveda (9-2) of Isabela, Puerto Rico will face off with Martin “The Last Inca” Davila (6-3) of Miami.

Sepulveda has notched seven of his nine career wins via (T)KO or decision, while Davila has claimed all six of his career victories by way of (T)KO or submission.

Jaime Alvarez (8-3) of Miami will battle Jesus Santos Aguilar (5-1) of Ensenada, B.C., Mexico.

Ivan “Nino Demoledor” Lopez (14-4-1) of Tijuana, B.C. will square off with Joao Camilo (6-5) of Phoenix, Ariz. via Goiania, Goias, Brazil.

In the card’s sole non-flyweight contest, Javier “Blair” Reyes (9-3) of Phoenix, Ariz. via Bogota, Colombia will meet John Simon (2-1) of Portland, Ore. at lightweight (155 pounds).

CONTACTS:

Combate Global Mike Afromowitz mikea@combateglobal.com  917-566-8754

Univision Kevin Sornatale ksornatale@univision.net 212-455-5259

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COMBATE GLOBAL Y UNIVISION ANUNCIAN EVENTO “SUPERFLY” DE MMA PARA EL VIERNES 7 DE MAYO

EN VIVO POR UNIVISION Y TUDN EN ESTADOS UNIDOS, Y POR TUDN EN MÉXICO 

El evento presenta cinco enfrentamientos en la división de peso mosca masculino, incluido el debut del ex campeón mundial Juan Puerta; Puerta se enfrenta a Lloyd McKinney

Otros combates de peso mosca destacados: Jonathan Sepúlveda vs Martín Dávila, Jaime Alvarez vs Jesús Santos Aguilar, Iván López vs Joao Camilo

NUEVA YORK Y MIAMI 29 de abril, 2021 – Combate Global y Univision Communications Inc. anunciaron hoy “Superfly”, un evento de artes marciales mixtas (MMA) que presenta una variedad de combates en la división de peso mosca (125 libras) del deporte, el viernes 7 de mayo, en vivo por Univision (12 am ET / PT) y TUDN USA (12 am ET / 9 pm PT) en los Estados Unidos y en TUDN MX (11 pm hora local) en México desde los estudios de Univision en Miami, Florida.

El show también se volverá a transmitir en México por el Canall 9 de Televisa al siguiente día, sábado 8 de mayo a las 5 pm hora local.

“Nuestros pesos mosca son la personificación de ‘Mucha Más Acción®’”, dijo Campbell McLaren, CEO de Combate Global. “Los pesos mosca de Combate son realmente los más emocionantes del mundo, y por eso los llamamos ‘Superfly'”.

Haciendo su tan esperado debut en Combate Global en uno de los concursos de peso mosca destacados estará el ex campeón mundial Juan “Leadfeather” Puerta (21-6), quien se enfrentará a Lloyd McKinney(14-7).

Puerta, quien recide en Miami y representa a Colombia, tiene una impresionante racha de 10 victorias consecutivas que se remonta a 2017.

McKinney, de La Crosse, Wisc., ha salido victorioso de cinco de sus últimas 7 peleas, con cuatro victorias por (T)KO o sumisión.

En otro combate de peso mosca, Jonathan Sepúlveda (9-2) de Isabela, Puerto Rico se enfrentará a Martín “The Last Inca” Dávila (6-3) de Miami.

Sepúlveda ha logrado siete de las nueve victorias de su carrera por (T) KO o decisión, mientras que Dávila ha reclamado las seis victorias de su carrera por (T) KO o sumisión.

Jaime Álvarez (8-3) de Miami se enfrentará a Jesús Santos Aguilar (5-1) de Ensenada, B.C., México.

Ivan “Niño Demoledor” López (14-4-1) de Tijuana, B.C. peleará contra Joao Camilo (6-5) de Phoenix, Ariz. Via Goiania, Goias, Brasil.

En el único combate de la cartelera que no es de peso mosca, Javier “Blair” Reyes (9-3) de Phoenix, Ariz. Vía Bogotá, Colombia se enfrentará a John Simon (2-1) de Portland, Oregon en peso ligero (155 libras).

CONTACTOS:

Combate Global Mike Afromowitz mikea@combateglobal.com  917-566-8754

Univision Kevin Sornatale ksornatale@univision.net 212-455-5259

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