RFA 24: Benjamin Smith Take Welterweight Belt, Melvin Blumer Stops Jeff Curran
By FCF Staff
Resurrection Fighting Alliance held its latest event on Friday in Prior Lake, Minnesota, and in the main event, Benjamin Smith laid claim to the promotion’s vacant welterweight title.
Smith went on to stop Romero in the third round, and in doing so, extended his record to 14-2. Romerto’s slipped to 24-6.
In the co-main event, bantamweight Melvin Blumer spoiled the return of Jeff Curran, as he KO’d the UFC vet with a backfist in the opening round.
Here are the main card results for RFA 24.
Benjamin Smith def. Tat Romero via TKO R3, 4:34
Melvin Blumer def. Jeff Curran via KO (Backfist) R1, 4:58
Darrick Minner def. Marvin Blumer via Decision (Unanimous) (30-27 30-26 30-26)
Bobby Moffett def. Dan Moret via Decision (Unanimous) (29-28 29-28-29-28)
Matt Brown def. Andre Tieva via TKO R3, 1:28
Bojan Velickovic def. Chris Hugh via TKO R1, 4:40