Category Archives: LEGACY FIGHTING ALLIANCE

Roberto Sanchez Submits Klayton Mai in LFA 7 Main Event

Roberto Sanchez Submits Klayton Mai in LFA 7 Main Event Roberto Sanchez Submits Klayton Mai in LFA 7 Main Event Undefeated flyweight prospect Roberto Sanchez (6-0) caught submission specialist Klayton “The Python” Mai (8-3) in a rear-naked choke in the main event of AXS TV FIGHTS: LEGACY FIGHTING ALLIANCE 7 tonight.     Full highlights from LFA 7 are available to embed via YouTube here, including a head-kick KO from Nikolay Veretennikov (4-2) and a slick submission by Gilbert Urbina (5-0): http://bit.ly/LFA7_Highlights       Photos for media use are available to download via dropbox here (photo credit Richard Burmaster/Legacy Fighting Alliance): http://bit.ly/LFA7_Photos   Here are the official results for AXS TV FIGHTS: LEGACY FIGHTING ALLIANCE 7:   Flyweight Fight – Roberto Sanchez (6-0) defeated Klayton Mai (8-3) via submission (rear naked choke) at 2:08 in round two.   Bantamweight Fight – Domingo Pilarte (7-1) defeated...

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Fight Network Presents LFA 7: Sanchez vs. Mai & GLORY 39 Brussels Doubleheader Live this Weekend

Fight Network Presents LFA 7: Sanchez vs. Mai & GLORY 39 Brussels Doubleheader Live this Weekend For Immediate Release – March 24, 2017   Fight Network Presents LFA 7: Sanchez vs. Mai & GLORY 39 BrusselsDoubleheader Live this Weekend TORONTO – Fight Network, the world’s premier 24/7 multi-platform channel dedicated to complete coverage of combat sports, presents an action-packed weekend of live combat sports action, beginning tonight, Friday, March 24 at 9 p.m. ET, with LFA 7: Sanchez vs. Mai emanating from the Arena Theatre in Houston, Texas. Airing live on Fight Network in Canada and globally in over 30 countries across Europe, Africa and the Middle East, LFA 7: Sanchez vs. Mai will feature a flyweight showdown between undefeated Roberto Sanchez (5-0) and Klayton Mai (8-2) and a bantamweight co-main event pitting once-beaten Adrian Yanez (5-1) against Domingo Pilarte (6-1). GLORY, the world’s premier...

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Mackenzie Dern, Eryk Anders & Ray Rodriguez Earn Victories on AXS TV FIGHTS: LEGACY FIGHTING ALLIANCE 6

Mackenzie Dern, Eryk Anders & Ray Rodriguez Earn Victories on AXS TV FIGHTS: LEGACY FIGHTING ALLIANCE 6 Mackenzie Dern, Eryk Anders & Ray Rodriguez Earn Victories on AXS TV FIGHTS: LEGACY FIGHTING ALLIANCE 6 Check out highlights from tonight’s broadcast of AXS TV FIGHTS: LEGACY FIGHTING ALLIANCE 6, including impressive efforts from Brazilian Jiu Jitsu World Champion Mackenzie Dern, former Alabama football star Eryk Anders, and a main event battle between Ray Rodriguez and Rivaldo Junior: http://bit.ly/LFA6_Highlights Other highlights include: 41-year-old police officer and 7-year MMA veteran Richard Odoms knocks out Willian Hoffman in the second round – http://bit.ly/LFA6_Odoms Gledson Cutis submits Dimetre Ivy with a rare grapevine leg lock in the first round – http://bit.ly/LFA6_Cutis Official results for LFA 6 are as follows: Main Event – Featherweight Fight – Ray Rodriguez (12-4) defeated Rivaldo Junior (15-7-2) via split decision (30-27, 27-30, 29-28). Co-Main Event...

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Weigh-In Video for AXS TV FIGHTS: LEGACY FIGHTING ALLIANCE 6

Weigh-In Video for AXS TV FIGHTS: LEGACY FIGHTING ALLIANCE 6 Check out the highlights from today’s weigh-in event for AXS TV FIGHTS: LEGACY FIGHTING ALLIANCE 6 with featured fight Mackenzie Dern (2-0) vs. Katharine Roy (1-0), co-main event featuring former Alabama football star Eryk Anders (6-0) vs. Jon Kirk (19-13) and the cross-town rivals in the main event, Rivaldo Junior (15-6-2) vs. Ray Rodriguez (11-4): http://bit.ly/LFA6_WeighIn Here are the full weigh in results for LFA 6, which kicks off tomorrow night on AXS TV FIGHTS at 9pE/6pP from the Cowboys Dancehall in San Antonio, Texas. Main Event – Featherweight Fight – Rivaldo Junior (15-6-2, 146.8) vs. Ray Rodriguez (11-4, 144.2) Co-Main Event – Catchweight Fight (190 pounds) – Jon Kirk (19-13, 191.0) vs. Eryk Anders (6-0, 189.4) Catchweight Fight (120 pounds) – Mackenzie Dern (2-0, 120) vs. Katherine Roy (1-0, 119.8) Heavyweight Fight – Willian...

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Adam Townsend Grinds Out TKO Victory over Marcus Edwards on ‘AXS TV FIGHTS: LFA 5’

Adam Townsend Grinds Out TKO Victory over Marcus Edwards on ‘AXS TV FIGHTS: LFA 5’ ADAM TOWNSEND GRINDS OUT TKO VICTORY OVER MARCUS EDWARDS IN THE MAIN EVENT ON ‘AXS TV FIGHTS: LEGACY FIGHTING ALLIANCE 5’ Los Angeles – Feb. 24, 2017 – Legacy Fighting Alliance lightweight contender Adam Townsend (17-4) overcame a barrage of strikes from Marcus Edwards (12-5) to open their main event fight and dominated Edwards with repeated takedowns and ground and pound over three rounds until the referee called a stop to fight with seven seconds remaining on AXS TV FIGHTS: LEGACY FIGHTING ALLIANCE 5 tonight. Full highlights from the fight are available to watch and embed via YouTube here: http://bit.ly/LFA5_Highlights Top moments from tonight’s broadcast include: Listen to Matthew Frincu (10-2) deliver this kick on a bloodied Kris Hocum (9-6) on his way to a decision victory in their lightweight fight....

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LFA Lightweight Contenders Adam Townsend and Marcus Edwards Meet Tomorrow Night on ‘AXS TV FIGHTS: LFA 5’

LFA Lightweight Contenders Adam Townsend and Marcus Edwards Meet Tomorrow Night on ‘AXS TV FIGHTS: LFA 5’ LFA LIGHTWEIGHT CONTENDERS ADAM TOWNSEND AND MARCUS EDWARDS MEET IN THE CAGE TOMORROW NIGHT ON ‘AXS TV FIGHTS: LEGACY FIGHTING ALLIANCE 5’ Los Angeles – Feb. 23, 2017 – Legacy Fighting Alliance’s main event between top lightweight contenders Adam Townsend (16-4) and Marcus Edwards (12-4) scheduled for tomorrow night’s live AXS TV FIGHTS: LFA 5 broadcast was made official at today’s weigh-in event after both fighters came in at 155.8 pounds. Edwards, a five-fight veteran on AXS TV FIGHTS, hopes to win his third consecutive bout tomorrow night in front of a hometown crowd at the 1stBANK Center in Broomfield, Colorado when he takes on Tennessee-native Townsend, who went 2-1 with Resurrection Fighting Alliance and has won 10 out his last 11 fights. The seven-fight AXS TV FIGHTS...

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Kevin Aguilar & Andrea Lee Score Highlight Reel Finishes to Win Featherweight & Flyweight Titles on AXS TV FIGHTS: LFA 4

Kevin Aguilar & Andrea Lee Score Highlight Reel Finishes to Win Featherweight & Flyweight Titles on AXS TV FIGHTS: LFA 4 KEVIN AGUILAR & ANDREA LEE SCORE HIGHLIGHT REEL FINISHES TO WIN FEATHERWEIGHT AND FLYWEIGHT TITLES ON ‘AXS TV FIGHTS: LEGACY FIGHTING ALLIANCE 4’ Los Angeles – Feb. 17, 2017 – In a thrilling, back-and-forth main event on AXS TV FIGHTS: LEGACY FIGHTING ALLIANCE 4 tonight, Kevin Aguilar (12-1) landed a powerful right hand to knock Damon Jackson (11-2-1) out cold to claim the inaugural featherweight title. In the co-main event, Andrea Lee (6-2) dominated Heather Bassett (4-3) before catching her in an armbar in the third round and winning LFA’s first women’s flyweight belt. Full highlights from tonight’s broadcast are available to embed via YouTube here: http://bit.ly/LFA4_Highlights AXS TV FIGHTS: LEGACY FIGHTING ALLIANCE 4 was presented by Pat Miletich and “The Voice” Michael Schiavello,...

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LFA Featherweight & Women’s Flyweight Title Bouts Official for ‘AXS TV FIGHTS: LFA 4’ Tomorrow

LFA Featherweight & Women’s Flyweight Title Bouts Official for ‘AXS TV FIGHTS: LFA 4’ Tomorrow LFA FEATHERWEIGHT AND WOMEN’S FLYWEIGHT TITLE BOUTS OFFICIAL FOR TOMORROW NIGHT’S ‘AXS TV FIGHTS: LEGACY FIGHTING ALLIANCE 4’ BROADCAST Headliners Damon Jackson and Kevin Aguilar Battle for the Inaugural LFA Flyweight Title Final Legacy FC Champ Andrea Lee Takes on RFA Alum Heather Bassett for the Inaugural LFA Women’s Featherweight Belt in the Co-Main Event Los Angeles – Feb. 16, 2017 – The two scheduled title fights headlining tomorrow night’s broadcast of AXS TV FIGHTS: LEGACY FIGHTING ALLIANCE 4 are official after all the competitors made weight at today’s weigh-in event. In the main event, LFA’s inaugural featherweight belt is on the line as UFC veteran and former Legacy FC champ Damon Jackson (11-1-1), who was victorious last month at LFA 1, takes on final Legacy FC champ Kevin Aguilar...

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Trevin Giles Remains Undefeated with Victory over Ryan Spann on ‘AXS TV FIGHTS: LFA 3’

Trevin Giles Remains Undefeated with Victory over Ryan Spann on ‘AXS TV FIGHTS: LFA 3’ TREVIN GILES REMAINS UNDEFEATED WITH VICTORY OVER RYAN SPANN ON ‘AXS TV FIGHTS: LEGACY FIGHTING ALLIANCE 3’ Los Angeles – Feb. 10 2017 – Undefeated middleweight Trevin Giles (9-0) emerged victorious from his headlining battle with Ryan Spann (9-4), as he continuously delivered powerful strikes and escaped Spann’s submission attempts, such as this guillotine choke in the second round on AXS TV FIGHTS: LEGACY FIGHTING ALLIANCE 3. The co-main event ended up a bloody affair after middleweight Brendan Allen (7-1) landed several knees to Jon Kirk’s (19-13) face before the referee called a stop to the fight in the first round. Other top highlights from tonight’s broadcast, available to embed via Twitter, include: Thanh Le (6-1) connects with a body kick-left punch combination to knock out Alex Black (11-5) Joel...

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Headliners Trevin Giles and Ryan Spann Make Weight Ahead of AXS TV FIGHTS: LEGACY FIGHTING ALLIANCE 3

Headliners Trevin Giles and Ryan Spann Make Weight Ahead of AXS TV FIGHTS: LEGACY FIGHTING ALLIANCE 3 HEADLINERS TREVIN GILES AND RYAN SPANN MAKE WEIGHT AHEAD OF ‘AXS TV FIGHTS: LEGACY FIGHTING ALLIANCE 3’ Los Angeles – Feb. 9, 2017 – The main event battle between Trevin Giles (8-0) and Ryan Spann (9-3) for tomorrow night’s live broadcast of AXS TV FIGHTS: LEGACY FIGHTING ALLIANCE 3 is official after the headliners both made weight today for their scheduled middleweight bout. The broadcast begins live at 10pE/6pP on AXS TV FIGHTS presented by commentators UFC Hall of Famer Pat Miletich and “The Voice” Michael Schaivello, along with cageside reporter Ron Kruck, from the Golden Nugget Hotel and Casino in Lake Charles, Louisiana. Check out Giles’ last victory, an arm-triangle choke submission at LEGACY FIGHTING CHAMPIONSHIP 59 last September, in AXS TV FIGHTS’ “Fight of the Week”...

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