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Saturday, Sep 13, 2014

RFA 18: Alexandre Pantoja Chokes Out Matt Manzanares to Win Flyweight Title

Alexandre Pantoja choking Matt Manzanares (photo via AXS TV)

By FCF Staff

Resurrection Fighting Alliance held its 18th event in Albuquerque, New Mexico on Friday, and in the main event, Alexandre Pantoja took the flyweight title.

Pantoja secured the belt from Matt Manzanares, by choking the latter out with a rear-naked-choke in round two.

The card also saw DREAM vet Abel Cullum return to action for the first time since 2o11, who tapped Ulysses Gomez with a first round, guillotine choke.

Here are the main card results from the event.

RFA 18

Alexandre Pantoja def. Matt Manzanares via Submission (Rear-naked-choke) 2:38 R2

Abel Cullum def. Ulysses Gomez via Submission (Guillotine Choke) 1:29 R1

Chidi Njokuani def. Steve Hanna via Decision (Unanimous)

Brenda Gonzales def. Heather Bassett via Submission (Armbar) 2:48 R1

Mehdi Baghdad def. Evan Delong via KO 1:55 R1

Justin Linn def. Adrian Cruz via TKO 0:22 R1


posted by FCF Staff @ 11:30 am
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