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Bellator 239 adds promotional debut of former WSOF title challenger Josh Hill

Josh Hill has his Bellator debut in his sights.
A former WSOF title challenger, Hill (18-3 MMA, 0-0 BMMA) will take on former LFA title challenger Vinicius Zani (11-5 MMA, 0-0 …read more

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Justin Gonzales, Steve Garcia to Meet for Vacant Featherweight Crown at LFA 85

Justin Gonzales will square off against Steve Garcia for the vacant featherweight title in the Legacy Fighting Alliance 85 headliner. …read more

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LFA 84 set for Phoenix; Impa Kasangany vs. Daniel Madrid title fight headlines

The vacant middleweight title will be filled at LFA 84.
The event is set to take place Friday, March 20 at Arizona Federal Theatre in Phoenix and is headlined by a …read more

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Jamall Emmers Puts Rafael Barbosa to Sleep in LFA 81 Main Event

Jamall Emmers may have punched his ticket to a Legacy Fighting Alliance featherweight title fight after winning in stellar fashion in the …read more

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Jacob Rosales predicts first-round finish at LFA 81

When it comes to lightweight Jacob Rosales’ 2019, the year was filled with both positives and negatives.
Following a third round submission win over Quinton McCottrell at FCOC 57 in March, …read more

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Posted on January 31, 2020, 6:46 pm By
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Jamall Emmers excited to showcase his skills in LFA 81 main event

For featherweight Jamall Emmers, 2019 went just about as well as he could have hoped.
In two bouts last year, Emmers picked up two wins, both with first round finishes.
“My 2019 …read more

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Posted on January 31, 2020, 5:16 pm By
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LFA 81 Weigh-in Results: Headliner Set; 1 Fighter Heavy

The Legacy Fighting Alliance returns to California for its second event of 2020 with LFA 81, which is headlined by a featherweight bout between Jamall Emmers and Rafael Barbosa. …read more

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Lisa Mauldin plans to impose game plan on Sam Hughes at LFA 81

Looking back on her 2019, it seems that flyweight Lisa Mauldin faced a bit more adversity than she could have imagined going into the year.
Coming off a loss in her …read more

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Vanessa Demopoulos heading into LFA 81: ‘I will be in the UFC by the end of 2020’

There’s not much about her 2019 that strawweight Vanessa Demopoulos has to complain about.
Not only was Demopoulos dominant in MMA, but did well in grappling, and feels like she’s where …read more

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Posted on January 30, 2020, 6:46 pm By
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Ex-champ Damon Jackson meets Mauro Chaulet in LFA 83 main event

A former champion will return to LFA in March to try to climb his way back to title contention.
Ex-featherweight champ Damon Jackson (16-3-1) is set to headline LFA 83 against …read more

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Streaming this Week: ONE Championship, LFA, Miami Fight Night and more

As streaming services continue to take over the combat sports industry, there are more and more events being broadcast on platforms like ESPN+, UFC Fight Pass, DAZN, and YouTube.
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Posted on January 30, 2020, 5:16 am By
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Damon Jackson to Face Mauro Chaulet in LFA 83 Main Event on March 6

UFC veteran Damon Jackson will meet Mauro Chaulet in the Legacy Fighting Alliance 83 headliner. …read more

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UFC 247 adds last-minute bout between newcomers Austin Lingo and Youssef Zalal

A late addition has been made to the UFC 247 lineup.
Two promotional newcomers taking short-notice assignments, LFA alumni Austin Lingo and Youssef Zalal, will square off Feb 8. inside the …read more

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Steve Garcia Upends Jose Mariscal, Nets Controversial Stoppage in LFA 80 Headliner

Steve Garcia did his part in his first appearance under the Legacy Fighting Alliance flag and let some dubious officiating do the rest. …read more

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Jerome Rivera looking to make a statement against Kendrick Latchman in LFA 80 co-main event

Heading into 2019, flyweight Jerome Rivera was looking to have a breakout year, but instead due to a series of unfortunate events he only managed to step into the cage …read more

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Edwin Cooper Jr. excited to put on a show at LFA 80 in Albuquerque

For featherweight Edwin Cooper Jr., the measure of a successful year is not always found in how many victories he can rack up, as evidenced by his 2019.
Due to a …read more

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Posted on January 17, 2020, 6:16 pm By
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Chris Brown is ready for ‘basic’ Carrington Banks at LFA 80

Following a series of cancelled fights to start off 2019, lightweight Chris Brown was finally able to get back into the cage last July and close out his year with …read more

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LFA 80 Weigh-in Results: Headliner Steve Garcia Misses Weight

Legacy Fighting Alliance returns with its first event of 2020 on Saturday as LFA 80 goes down in Albuquerque, New Mexico, and two fighters have missed weight. …read more

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Posted on January 17, 2020, 2:16 am By
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Steve Garcia plans to expose Jose Mariscal’s weaknesses in LFA 80 main event

Following a loss to Aalon Cruz in June of 2018, featherweight Steve Garcia Jr. has gotten himself back on track with three straight wins.
Not only did Garcia pick up wins, …read more

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LFA 82 will crown a new light heavyweight champion

LFA will crown a new light-heavyweight champion in Minnesota. LFA 82 will showcase two of Mixed Martial Arts’ most impressive 205-pound prospects battling for the vacant championship when the promotion …read more

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Posted on January 7, 2020, 10:16 pm By
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LFA 82 heads to Minnesota with vacant light heavyweight title fight on tap

The first LFA title fight of the decade has been booked.
Alex Polizzi and Jamal Pogues collide for the vacant light heavyweight strap at LFA 82, the promotion announced on Saturday.
The …read more

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Posted on January 5, 2020, 3:16 pm By
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Youssef Zalal ready to wreak havoc on the bantamweight division

Looking back on his November first-round TKO victory over Jaime Hernandez at LFA 79, bantamweight Youssef Zalal is happy he got the win, but is always critical of his performance.
Though …read more

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