Category Archives: LEGACY FIGHTING ALLIANCE

Ian Heinisch Makes Quick Work of Lucas Rota in AXS TV FIGHTS: LFA 10 Main Event

Ian Heinisch Makes Quick Work of Lucas Rota in AXS TV FIGHTS: LFA 10 Main Event Ian Heinisch Makes Quick Work of Lucas Rota in AXS TV FIGHTS: LFA 10 Main Event LEGACY FIGHTING ALLIANCE 10 Headliner Ian Heinisch (8-0) scored a quick submission win over Lucas Rota (12-7), catching him in a shoulder lock mid-way through the first round of the main event. Check out highlights from tonight’s AXS TV FIGHTS broadcast here: http://bit.ly/LFA10_Highlights Earlier, there was a rare double-knockdown from Maikel Perez and Adam Martinez that highlighted their memorable back-and-forth battle. A GIF of the moment is available via Twitter here – http://bit.ly/LFA10_DoubleKnockdown Photos from today’s weigh in event are available to download via dropbox here. Please credit Richard Burmaster/Legacy Fighting Alliance: http://bit.ly/LFA10_WeighIn LFA 10 Televised Main Card Main Event – Middleweight Fight – Ian Heinisch (8-0) caught Lucas Rota (12-7) in a shoulder lock to win...

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LFA middleweight contender Ian Heinisch reflects on his troubled past

LFA middleweight contender Ian Heinisch reflects on his troubled past Before he steps into the cage tomorrow night in the main event at LFA 10, middleweight contender Ian Heinisch reflects on his troubled past–including prison time in the Canary Islands, Spain and Rikers Island–and discusses how he plans to help others now that he has turned his life around in this feature with AXS TV FIGHTS ringside reporter Ron Kruck Here are the official weigh in results for LFA 10, which begins tomorrow night at 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT on AXS TV FIGHTS from the Massari Arena in Pueblo, Colorado. Fighter records and weights (in pounds) are listed in parentheses. LFA 10 Televised Main Card   Main Event – Middleweight Fight – Lucas Rota (12-6, 185.2) vs. Ian Heinisch (7-0, 185) Co-Main Event – Flyweight Fight – Nick Urso (9-3, 125.8) vs. Brandon Royval...

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Julian Marquez returns to action on Friday, May 19th

Julian Marquez returns to action on Friday, May 19th Julian ‘The Cuban Missile Crisis’ Marquez is on a roll in the Light Heavyweight division and plans to take out another tough opponent on Friday, May 19th at Legacy Fighting Alliance 12 in Prior Lake, Minnesota. Marquez recently got the biggest win of his career when he knocked out UFC veteran Matt Hamill 1:22 seconds into the fight....

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LFA 9 Weigh In Highlights Featuring Sabina Mazo, Jamie Thorton, The Dennis Brothers and More

LFA 9 Weigh In Highlights Featuring Sabina Mazo, Jamie Thorton, The Dennis Brothers and More LFA 9 Weigh In Highlights Featuring Sabina Mazo, Jamie Thorton, The Dennis Brothers and More Highlights from the weigh in are available to watch and/or embed via YouTube here: Official weigh in results for LFA 9 are as follows. Fighter’s weight (in pounds) and record are listed in parenthesis: Televised Main Card Main Event – Light Heavyweight Fight – Danilo Marques (7-1, 205) vs. Myron Dennis (13-6, 204) Co-Main Event – Heavyweight Fight – Don’Tale Mayes (2-1, 260) vs. Demoreo Dennis (6-3, 237) Flyweight Fight – Jamie Thorton (4-2, 126) vs. Sabina Mazo (2-0, 126) Lightweight Fight – Jose Martinez (5-1, 156) vs. Kyle Driscoll (4-2, 153) Bantamweight Fight – Nathan Trepagnier (2-1, 136) vs. Travis Quintero (5-0, 136) Featherweight Fight – Malcolm Hill (1-1, 145) vs. Eddie Brown (1-1,...

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Highlights from AXS TV FIGHTS: LEGACY FIGHTING ALLIANCE 8

Highlights from AXS TV FIGHTS: LEGACY FIGHTING ALLIANCE 8 Check out highlights from tonight’s broadcast of AXS TV FIGHTS: LEGACY FIGHTING ALLIANCE 8 live from T.D. Convention Center in Greenville, South Carolina, the first ever nationally televised MMA event from the state. Top moments include welterweight contender Jeremie Holloway’s (9-2) TKO victory over Dave Vitkay (18-13-1) in the co-main event; a back-and-forth battle between Joe Elmore (12-9) and Ryan Jett (3-2), which ended with a third round knee-bar by Elmore; and headliner C.J. Hamilton’s (11-4) decision victory over Jesse Bazzi (6-2) to cap off the evening. Full highlight are available to embed via YouTube here: http://bit.ly/LFA8_Highlights Photos for media use can be downloaded via dropbox here. Please photo credit Matthew Cohen/Legacy Fighting Alliance: http://bit.ly/LFA8Photos LFA 8 Results: Main Eveet – Flyweight Fight – C.J. Hamilton (11-4) defeated Jesse Bazzi (6-2) via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27). Co-Main...

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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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