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Missed Fists: Ary Farias makes a statement in LFA debut, a 4-second knockout, more

Ary Farias (blue gloves) chokes out Devante Sewell (red gloves) at LFA 71 on July 12 in Atlanta | @AXSTVFights, Twitter

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LFA 72 draws new headlining bout less than 2 weeks away

LFA CEO Ed Soares announced on Wednesday that there will be a new main event when the promotion returns to the Valley of the Sun at LFA 72. The new …read more

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Posted on July 17, 2019, 7:16 pm By
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Biggest betting favorite on DWCS 20, LFA champ Brendan Allen pays no attention to odds

Brendan Allen is the largest favorite on Tuesday’s installment of Dana White’s Contender Series. While that means something to bettors trying to make money, the LFA middleweight champion doesn’t see …read more

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Posted on July 16, 2019, 7:16 pm By
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Biggest betting favorite on DWCS 20, LFA champ Brendan Allen pays no attention to odds

Brendan Allen is the largest favorite on Tuesday’s installment of Dana White’s Contender Series. While that means something to bettors trying to make money, the LFA middleweight champion doesn’t see …read more

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Posted on July 16, 2019, 5:16 pm By
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Jason Jackson Wins Vacant Welterweight Championship at LFA 71

Despite several shake-ups to the main card after Junior Marques was denied entry into the United States, Legacy Fighting Alliance delivered a decision-filled event and crowned a new champion in …read more

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Impa Kasanganay looking for fifth win of the year at Friday’s LFA 71

Though he was able to have ample success during his amateur career, middleweight up and comer Impa Kasanganay might not have been able to predict the kind of start he’s …read more

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Posted on July 12, 2019, 6:46 pm By
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LFA 71 Weigh-in Results: High Drama on the Scales

Legacy Fighting Alliance is headed to Atlanta, Georgia, for LFA 71, with enough weigh-in drama to last several events. …read more

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Posted on July 12, 2019, 4:16 am By
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Jason Jackson doesn’t care who he fights, he’s focused on LFA title and jumping to the UFC

Though he had to go through multiple opponent changes in his first bout of 2019, welterweight Jason Jackson was able to overcome the uncertainty of the situation to pick up …read more

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Posted on July 11, 2019, 11:16 pm By
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LFA 71 gets new main event with just 24 hours to go

LFA CEO Ed Soares announced on Thursday that the promotion will have a new title fight at LFA 71. Junior Marques, who was scheduled to fight for the welterweight title, …read more

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Renan Ferreira Disqualified in Main Event as Brett Martin Earns Title Shot at LFA 70

Renan Ferreira just couldn’t seem to follow the rules against Brett Martin, but Legacy Fighting Alliance is ready to crown a new heavyweight champion following LFA 70. …read more

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LFA 70 results: Brett Martin advances to tourney final after disqualification win

Brett Martin will fight for the LFA heavyweight title, though he certainly wasn’t pleased with his path to the booking.
Martin (8-1) was granted a victory when opponent Renan Ferreira (5-2) …read more

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LFA 70 fighter has worst night, gets knocked out and choked out in same fight

Losing in MMA always sucks – it means you get half of your paycheck and beat up in front of your friends and family. But featherweight Jamey Simmons found a …read more

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Posted on June 29, 2019, 3:16 am By
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Mark Lemminger is full steam ahead as he steps into LFA 70 co-main event

Following a unanimous-decision win over Rocky Edwards in September of last year, welterweight Mark Lemminger has been on the sidelines waiting to get back to fighting.
According to Lemminger, the time …read more

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Undefeated Alex Polizzi fighting his own fight heading into LFA 70

Though the start of his pro career was delayed a bit, since turning pro in July of last year, light heavyweight prospect Alex Polizzi has been more than making up …read more

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Brett Martin, Renan Ferreira preview LFA 70 main event with Phoenix Carnevale

LFA returns to Wisconsin on Friday, and a heavyweight tournament semifinal goes down in the main event of the card.
Heavyweights Brett Martin (7-1) and Renan Ferreira (5-1) are set to …read more

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The sky is the limit for Brett Martin as he takes aim at LFA heavyweight title

Following his first career loss in March of last year, heavyweight Brett Martin has been on a mission to build a winning streak and make a case for himself as …read more

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Posted on June 28, 2019, 1:16 am By
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Undefeated welterweight Dante Schiro brimming with confidence heading into LFA 70

Just about a year since making his pro debut, and welterweight up-and-comer Dante Schiro is having about as good of a start to his career as one could want.
In four …read more

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Posted on June 28, 2019, 1:16 am By
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LFA 70 Weigh-in Results: Heavyweight Semifinal Set; One Heavy

The Legacy Fighting Alliance is back this Friday in Madison, Wisconsin, for the second half of its heavyweight tournament semifinals. …read more

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Posted on June 28, 2019, 12:16 am By
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Get to know LFA 70 headliner Renan Ferreira ahead of Brett Martin fight

Friday night, the second semifinal bout of the LFA heavyweight title four-man tournament continues.
In the main event, Brazilian big man Renan Ferreira (5-1 MMA) battles Brett Martin (7-1 MMA). The …read more

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Jason Jackson vs. Junior Marques welterweight title fight headlines LFA 71 in Atlanta

LFA will visit the state of Georgia for the first time this summer, and the welterweight title will be up for grabs.
Jason Jackson (9-3), from Jamaica, is set to take …read more

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LFA 69 video highlights: UFC vet Brandon Moreno claims flyweight gold with TKO

LFA 69 took place Friday night at Morongo Outdoor Pavillion in Cabazon, Calif., where a new flyweight champion was crowned.
In the main event, former UFC fighter Brandon Moreno (15-5) put …read more

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Posted on June 8, 2019, 5:16 pm By
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UFC Vet Brandon Moreno Knocks Out Maikel Perez, Claims Flyweight Title at LFA 69

The Legacy Fighting Alliance on Friday stopped in Cabazon, California, with LFA 69 at the Morongo Casino Resort and Spa. …read more

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Posted on June 8, 2019, 5:16 am By
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Jean-Paul Le-Bosnoyani plans to stay ‘calm and composed’ at LFA 69

When it comes to making his pro debut versus Eugene Cacho at LFA 54 this past November, lightweight prospect Jean-Paul Le-Bosnoyani is very pleased with how the fight turned out.
Just …read more

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Posted on June 7, 2019, 7:16 pm By
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Natan Levy expects to ‘out-skill’ Frank Meno at LFA 69

Though he wasn’t able to pick up a finish for the first time in his career, featherweight up and comer Natan Levy was glad to have gone to a decision …read more

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Posted on June 7, 2019, 2:46 pm By
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LFA 69 Weigh-in Results: All Fighters on Target

The Legacy Fighting Alliance is back this Friday, June 7 in Cabazon, California, for LFA 69, where every fighter has successfully made weight. …read more

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Posted on June 7, 2019, 5:16 am By
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Vanessa Demopoulos feeling ‘comfortable’ heading into LFA 69

Following a loss in her second pro bout versus Itzel Esquivel at LFA 52 last October, strawweight prospect Vanessa Demopoulos was looking to get back on track when she faced …read more

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LFA 69: Arthur Estrazulas on banging it out with beasts at Kings MMA

Since moving to the United States, Arthur Estrazulas has gotten a wide range of experience across many different promotions.
This week, he’ll add another organization to his resume when he fights …read more

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Desmond Torres ready for next level heading into LFA 69

Following an undefeated 2018, bantamweight Desmond Torres was looking to keep things rolling when he faced Steve Ramirez at Bellator 2014 in January.
In just over four minutes, Torres was able …read more

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Posted on June 3, 2019, 8:16 pm By
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LFA 68 highlights with sweet knockouts by head kick and elbow

LFA 68 took place Friday night at Mystic Lake Casino Hotel in Prior Lake, Minn., and aired on AXS TV, and three of the seven main-card bouts ended in stoppages.
In …read more

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Posted on June 3, 2019, 4:16 pm By
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Ever evolving Nate Jennerman not fazed by late replacement for LFA 68 main event

Coming off a loss to close out his 2018, featherweight Nate Jennerman was looking to rebound when he faced Ken Beverly at LFA 61 this past February.
After having difficulties deal …read more

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Posted on May 31, 2019, 6:16 pm By
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Joel Bauman plans to roll through LFA 68, eventually be part of biggest fight in UFC history

Coming from a successful run in the amateur ranks, middleweight prospect Joel Bauman was looking to continue his winning ways when he turned pro in December of last year, and …read more

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Posted on May 31, 2019, 6:16 pm By
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Raufeon Stots previews LFA 68 co-main event with Phoenix Carnevale

LFA returns to Minnesota on Friday, and one of the sport’s best bantamweight prospects is featured in the co-main event.
Raufeon Stots (11-1) takes on short-notice replacement Ralph Acosta (18-13), who …read more

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LFA 68 Weigh-in Results: Headliner Rafael Barbosa Heavy

The Legacy Fighting Alliance is back this Friday, May 31, in Prior Lake, Minnesota, for LFA 68. …read more

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Posted on May 31, 2019, 12:16 am By
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Heading into LFA 68, Raufeon Stots out to prove he’s already UFC material

Looking back on his 2018, bantamweight Raufeon Stots can see only one problem with his year. Though he was able to pick up wins in both his fights last year, …read more

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Posted on May 30, 2019, 7:16 pm By
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LFA 68 Gets New Main Event, Co-Headliner for Friday’s Card in Minnesota

Injuries have resulted in a couple of changes to the top of Friday’s Legacy Fighting Alliance 68 card. …read more

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Posted on May 29, 2019, 5:16 pm By
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