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Saturday, Jan 14, 2017

LFA 1: Leandro Higo Claims Inaugural 135 Title

Leandro Higo (photo via AXS TV)

By FCF Staff

Legacy Fighting Alliance held its first ever event last night in Dallas, and in the main event, Leandro Higo became the promotion’s inaugural bantamweight champ.

Higo, who was 135 champ for Resurrection Fighting Alliance, worked his way to a decision win over Steven Peterson, who had been Legacy Fighting Championship’s bantamweight champion. The RFA and Legacy FC recently merged to become the LFA.

Here are the main card results for LFA 1, which was broadcast on AXS TV.

Leandro Higo def. Steven Peterson via Unanimous Decision (50-45, 50-45, 50-45)

Damon Jackson def. Charles Cheeks III via Submission (Rear Naked Choke) 1:24 R2

Eli Tamez def. Ulyses Aguila via Split Decision (30-27, 28-29, 30-27)

Cynthia Calvillo def. Montana Stewart via TKO (Punches) 2:54 R3

Cameron Miller def. Oscar Ramirez via Submission (Rear Naked Choke) 0:29 R1

Sean Holden def. Armando Servin via Split Decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)

Bobby Butler def. Jessie Vasquez via Submission (Neck Crank) 4:36 R1


posted by FCF Staff @ 12:31 pm
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