Friday Night Fights 5.27.11 capsules

CNJ staff

What: Evolution Combat Sports Presents: Friday Night Fights 5.27.11

When: 6 p.m. today

Where: Clovis Civic Center

Fights: Eight, including two professional and six amateur bouts.

Area fighters: Gilbert Cuhen, Clovis; Raul Rosas, Clovis; Tommy Arguello, Clovis; Dominic Baca, Clovis; Dewyne Hightower, Portales.

Cage facts: Clovis-based Evolution Combat Sport uses a 30-foot wide, nine-foot tall circle cage.

Gloves: 5-ounce mixed martial arts gloves. Mixed martial arts gloves have open fingers for grappling but have padded knuckles to protect the fighter wearing it.