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Saturday, Nov 08, 2014

RFA 20: Luke Sanders Wins Bantamweight Title

Luke Sanders (photo via AXS TV)

By FCF Staff

Resurrection Fighting Alliance held it’s 20th event last night in Broomfield, Colorado, and in the main event, rising bantamweight Luke Sanders laid claim to the promotion’s vacant title.

Sanders quickly put Jarred Mercado away with a knee to the head and follow up shots in round one, and extended his record to 9-0 in the process. Mercado wasn’t eligible to win the vacant belt, as the bantamweight missed weight on Thursday. The latter’s record fell to 12-2.

Here are the main card results from the event.

RFA 20

Bantamweight Championship

Luke Sanders def. Jarred Mercado via TKO (knee and punches) R1, 1:06

Ben Smith def. Josh Cavan via Decision (Unanimous)

Gilbert Smith def. Bojan Velickovic via Decision (Majority)

Alvin Robinson def. Fabio Serrao via Submission (rear-naked-choke) R1, 3:14

Cody Mumma def. Colton Vaughn via KO (Punch) R1, 0:11

Boston Salmon def. James DeHerrera via TKO R2, 2:10

posted by FCF Staff @ 11:51 am
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