SALEM, N.H. — The time is here. Combat Zone is taking over Rockingham Park in Salem for Combat Zone 55: Pride and Glory. Doors opened at 5:30 p.m. and the first fight will get underway at 7:00 p.m. eastern.
CZ55 features a total of nine fights, including two amateur kickboxing bouts, six amateur MMA fights and a pro MMA main event.
In the main event, Peter San Antonio will take on Connor Barry in a professional lightweight (155 lbs.) fight. San Antonio is currently training in Utica, New York and will be making his second trip inside the cage as a professional fighter. The 28-year-old topped Ricky Sylvester at 2:34 of the second round via arm triangle choke at Combat Zone 51 in November 2014 during his pro debut.
Barry, a junior at UMass Lowell, will be making his professional debut on Friday. He posted a standout amateur record (5-1) and was riding a three-fight win streak when he opted to turn pro.
The night will be full of action and won’t disappoint. The mixture of professional and amateur MMA, plus amateur kickboxing brings something for everyone.
Combat Zone 55 Results
|WEIGHT||PROFESSIONAL MMA (Main Event)||TIME|
|155lbs||Connor Barry def. Pete San Antonio via unanimous decision (29-28 x3)||3:00 RD 3|
|125lbs||Kerri Kennison def. Hannah Murello unanimous decision (29-28 x2, 30-27)||3:00 RD 3|
|185lbs||Jordan Faulkner def. George Demers via TKO (didn’t answer bell)||3:00 RD 2|
|200lbs||Shawn Bettincourt def. Jon McNeil via knockout||0:13 RD 1|
|155lbs||CJ Kelvin def. LJ Scarcella via unanimous decision (30-27 x3)||3:00 RD 3|
|170lbs||John McAndrews def. Dwight Barahona via TKO||0:47 RD 1|
|145lbs||Dan Lynch def. Kurt Daniels via guillotine submission||1:10 RD 1|
|150lbs||Tori DiBenedetto def. Danielle Bartlett via split decision (29-28 x2, 28-29)||2:00 RD 3|
|218lbs||Steve Walker def. Zack Calmus via unanimous decision (30-27 x2, 30×25)||2:00 RD 3|
*fight card subject to change without notice.