LFA Signs GLORY Champ Alex Pereira
By FCF Staff
Legacy Fighting Alliance has announced it’s signed one of the best strikers on the planet, as GLORY champ-champ Alex Pereira is joining the promotion.
The 33-year-old Pereira is the kickboxing promotion’s middleweight and interim light heavyweight champion, and he’s gone 40-6 in kickboxing bouts.
Pereira also holds a KO and decision win over UFC champ Israel Adesanya in kickboxing matches.
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@LFAfighting is excited to announce that we have signed top prospect @AlexPoatanPereira. 🇧🇷 • @AlexPoatanPereira is the reigning #GLORY #middleweight (85 kg) champion and #GLORY interim #lightheavyweight (95 kg) champion. 🏆🏆 • @AlexPoatanPereira is widely regarded as one of the best kickboxers in the world. He is the last man to defeat @StyleBender and holds a 2-0 record against the reigning #UFC middleweight champion in #kickboxing. 👊 • @AlexPoatanPereira will be joining our stacked #middleweight division! 💥 • #LFA #UFC #MMA #LFAfighting #UFCFightPass #MixedMartialArts #LFANation #AlexPereira #Poatan
The Brazilian fighter has gone 2-1 in MMA bouts to date, but Pereira hasn’t fought in a MMA fight since 2013.