Arce Takes Home Gold at Ring of Combat 57

by Keith Gehshan

Ring of Combat 57

November 18th, 2016

Tropicana Casino, FL

Julio Arce (TSMMA) vs Frank Buenafuente – 145lbs Title Fight

Arce wins via unanimous decision

The highly anticipated main event of Ring of Combat 57 featured a featherweight championship showdown between challenger Julio Arce and champion Frank Buenafuente. Arce had previously reigned as the bantamweight champion for the promotion but has since moved up in weight for greater challenges including an opportunity to become a 2 division champion.

With all eyes on this marquee matchup, it was Arce who shined, earning an unanimous decision victory over the heralded Buenafuente. The new Ring of Combat Featheweight Champion, Julio Arce, adds another title to his collection on his journey to the UFC. Congratulations Arce, we hope to see you back in action soon.