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Legacy FC 36 Quick Results

AXS TV Main Card

Legacy FC Heavyweight Title: Cody East def. Vernon Lewis by TKO 3:26 Round 1

Legacy FC Flyweight Title: Damacio Page def. Brian Hall by KO 1:48 Round 1

Doanld Sanchez def. Charles Cheeks by Unanimous Decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28)

Jordan Espinosa def. Rafael De Frietas by Unanimous Decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)

Clint Roberts def. Lenny Lovato Jr. by TKO 4:15 Round 1

Norma Rueda Center def. Michelle Nicolini by Unanimous Decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28)

Under Card

Dominic Chavez def. Sean Jeantete by Submission (Rear Naked Choke) 1:14 Round 1

Slade Ring def. Adrian Lopez by Submission (Rear Naked Choke) 1:49 Round 1

Miguel Delgado def. Hunter Tower by Unanimous Decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)

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Legacy FC 36 Live Play by Play

AXS TV Main Card

Legacy FC Heavyweight Title: Cody East vs. Vernon Lewis

Round 1: East and Lewis meet in the middle to start the match . East lands with a huge overhand right and  follows up with a front kick to the body. Lewis throws a couple punches, but East grabs the head with his left and unloads with some big rights. Lewis is definitely showing he has a chin. Lewis gets a couple of punches in but East is hitting with combos. East hits Lewis with a straight right jab causing Lewis to cover up against the fence. East continues to unload punches while Lewis attempts to cover up and recover. East continues to lay it on Lewis with big punches. As the ref steps in East connects with a shot that knocks Lewis to the ground.

Cody East def. Vernon Lewis by TKO RD1. 3:26

Legacy Flyweight Title: Damacio Page vs. Brian Hall

Round 1: The two fighters meet in the center to start the round and match. Page lands with a hook. They clinch up with Page getting his arms around Hall. Page lifts and kicks his hips looking for the toss. Page gets the takedown and they fight for position with page trying to land punches. Hall gets back up and they continue to exchange. As Hall is backing up and Page is coming in, Hall gets hit with a huge overhand right that puts him straight to sleep and falling.

Damacio Page def. Brian Hall by KO RD1. 1:48

Donald Sanchez vs. Charles Cheeks

Round 1: Sanchez and Cheeks meet in the middle to start the round.  They have a big exchange of punches with Sanchez back close to the fence. Cheeks throws a head kick that misses causing him to fall to the mat.  Cheeks shoots in for a takedown but Sanchez stuffs it. Sanchez is getting the better of the exchanges on the feet. Cheeks starts utilizing leg kicks. Sanchez throws a right, uppercut, left combo with the first two landing clean. Both fighters are exchanging with Cheeks putting the pressure on. Cheeks throws a leg kick that Sanchez grabs and throws him to the ground with. Cheeks gets back up and pushes forward. Both fighters continue to exchange as the round ends.

Round 2: They meet in the middle to start the second round. Sanchez throws a few heavy punches that miss. Cheeks attempts to get a takedown pushing Sanchez against the fence, but he defends well and creates space. They continue to exchange with Cheeks moving forward most of the time.  Sanchez lands an nice right head kick followed up with a hook.  They exchange with Sanchez pushing forward now. Sanchez lands a jab and hook followed up with another jab that is blocked.  Cheeks covers up thinking punches are coming but Sanchez hooks the ankle taking him to the floor. Sanchez gets in top position and unloads punches as the bell rings.

Round 3: The third and final round begins. anchez lands a leg kick. Cheeks shoots for a takedown and slips. The ref calls time to whipe the mat. They exchange with Sanchez getting the better of them. Cheeks loads up on a huge left hook that misses. Sanchez lands with the head kick. Sanchez gets Cheeks down to the ground and works to side control. Sanchez is softening Cheeks with punches as he works to mount.  Cheeks traps his leg getting them into half guard.  Sanchez keeps top position as both fighters continue to work and the bell rings to end the fight.

Donald Sanchez def. Charles Cheeks by Unanimous Decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28)

Rafael De Freitas vs. Jordan Espinosa

Round 1: Espinosa and Freitas touch gloves and Espinosa throws a big kick to the head that goes right over.  Both fighters are throwing punches and some leg kicks feeling each other out.  Freitas gets Espinosa against the fence.  Freitas attempts to fall into guard but Espinosa circles out and backs up forcing Frietas to stand up. They clinch against the fence again after both fighters unload kicks and punches going back and forth. They work there way back into distance after clinching on the fence. Espinosa gets a few good knees in with the clinch. They continue to battle it out with Espinosa appearing to be the faster fighter with the strikes as the round ends.

Round 2: The two fighters come together feeling each other out some more.  Freitas gets Espinosa on his kness against the fence but Espinosa works his way back up. Espinosa throws his second flying knee of the fight as he is coming in. Frietas has control of the center of the cage pushing the pace a little as both fighter continue to exchange punches. Frietas has Espinosa up against the cage again attempting a trip. Espinosa defends well for a while but Frietas hooks his ankle and pulls it out from under him. Frietas as looking for and fighting for a submission and Espinosa defends as the bell rings.

Round 3: The fighters touch gloves to start the third and final round. Frietas gets Espinosa against the fence looking for another takedown. Espinosa defends and the two seperate, shortly after Frietas goes for another single leg. Espinosa defends well for as long as he can but Frietas gets the takedown and works his way to mount.  Frietas is smothering and throwing punches.  Both fighters are throwing punches to the body clinched up on the ground, it appears Freitas is setting up a arm triangle. Freitas shifts over to side position trying to secure the submission but eventually ends back up on top. Frietas pins Espinosa’s arm around his neck and tries to unload with some punches as the final round ends.

Jordan Espinosa def. Rafeal De Freitas by Unanimous Decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)

Clint Roberts vs. Lenny Lovato Jr.

Round 1: Fighters touch gloves and the round begins. Roberts throws a kick to the head that Lovato blocks and laughs at. Roberts continues to move in throwing punches and throws another head kick to the head that connects some. Lovato goes for a takedown and tries pressing Roberts up against the fence but Roberts does well to defend and deliver knees and punches to Lovato.  Both fighters exchange back and forth, with Roberts appearing to get the better of the exchanges slightly. Roberts throws another vicious head kick that Lovato partially blocks but it is enough to knock him down. Roberts pounces and capitalizes with punches causing to the referee to stop the match.

Clint Roberts def. Lenny Lovato Jr. by TKO RD1. 4:15

Michelle Nicolini vs. Norma Rueda Center

Round 1: The lady’s meet in the center of the cage and the round begins. Both fighters are feeling each other out with jabs,  appearing to find range. As the continue to feel each other out Nicolini shoots for a single leg. Norma Rueda Center is defending well but Nicolini gets her pressed up against the cage and grabs for a double leg and gets the takedown. Nicolini is working on the ground showing her jiu jitsu. Rueda Center is defending well though. After both fighters are fighting for position. Nicolini attempts a knee bar but Rueda Center defends and gets back to her feet, trying to capitalize with her hands as Nicolini gets back up to her feet.

Round 2: They touch gloves to start round 2. Both ladies are fighting for position as Rueda Center connects with a short right knocking Nicolini to the ground as she came in. Rueda Center does follow up and allows Nicolini to stand back up.  Both fighters continue to have exchanges with the hands on their feet coming in and out. Rueda Center ends up on top in Nicolinis guard. The referee stands them up after little action on the ground. Nicolini gets caught with the right a few more times, with one knocking her to the ground. As Rueda Center comes in Nicolini grabs her legs to get the takedown. The round ends as they continue to fight on the ground.

Round 3: The two fighters come together to begin the third and final round. Both girls are jabbing but not pushing the pace much.  The referre calls for time to tell both ladies to fight. After the ref continues the action Nicolini goes for a takedown and gets it but can’t capiitalize on it. Rueda Center gets back to her feet. Both fighters are throwing faints, jabs and kicks but not much action. Nicolini seems a little gassed and Rueda Center seems hesitant. There is an exchange of a few more combos from both fighters as the bell rings to end the round.

Norma Rueda Center def. Michelle Nicolini by Unanimous Decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28)

Under Card

Sean Jeantete vs. Dominic Chavez

Round 1: The round begins and both fighters touch gloves.  Jeantete comes in and gets caught with a hook by Chavez knocking him to the ground. Chavez pounces and unloads big punches and hammer fists as Jeantete scrambles trying to get back up. As Jeantete scrambles, Chavez gets his back and sinks in a deep rear naked choke and gets the submission.

Dominic Chavez def. Sean Jeantete by Submission (Rear Naked Choke) RD1. 1:14

Slade Ring vs. Adrian Lopez

Round 1:  Both fighters meet in the middle.  Ring throws a left right combo, landing with the right.  Ring throws a few more punch combos landing here and there. Lopes goes for a double leg takedown  and get it. Both fighters scramble with Slade Ring using great ground skills. Ring ends up positioning himself into a combination of a twister and rear naked choke and get the submission.

Slade Ring def. Adrian Lopez by Submission (Rear Naked Choke) RD1. 1:49

Hunter Tower vs. Miguel Delgado

Round 1: Both fighters touch gloves and the round begins.  Both Tower and Delgado have an exchange before Delgado has Tower pinned up against the cage.  After being against the cage with little action the referee steps in and splits the fighters up. Tower throw a left right kick combo and gets pinned up against the cage again. Delgado get Tower down to the mat and tries to work to a better position and utilize some ground and pound as the bell sounds.

Round 2: Fighters touch gloves and the second round begins. Both fighters throwing punches trying to find range. Tower throws a leg kick that hits partially. After scrambling and exchanging back and forth Delgado lands a solid knee with the clinch. Both fighters are throwing double and triple combos. Appears Delgado is pushing the pace a little more.  As they continue to exchange punches and some kicks the bell sounds to end the round.

Round 3: The round begins and the two fighters have a slight exchange before Delgado gets Tower pinned up against the cage. Tower has head control and Delgado can’t do much. The referee separates them and they are back to standing up. Delgado is moving forward throwing punches and Tower is countering. Tower connects as Delgado is coming in and Delgado falls pack to the mat. Tower takes top position and tries to work to full guard. Delgado does well defending as the bell sounds.

Miguel Delgado def. Hunter Tower by Unanimous Decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Legacy FC 36: Albuquerque Weigh in Results

AXS TV Main Card

Main Event: Heavyweight Title (265lbs limit): Cody East (242.4lbs) vs. Vernon Lewis (262.2lbs)

Co-Main Event: Flyweight Title (125lbs): Damacio Page (124.6lbs) vs. Brian Hall (124.6lbs)

Featherweight (145lbs): Donald Sanchez (146lbs) vs. Charles Cheeks (145lbs)

Flyweight (125lbs): Rafael De Freitas (125lbs) vs. Jordan Espinosa (127.2lbs)*

Middleweight (185lbs): Clint Roberts (181.6lbs) vs. Lenny Lovato Jr. (186.6lbs)**

Women’s Strawweight (115lbs): Michelle Nicolini (116lbs) vs. Norma Rueda Center (115.4lbs)

Amateur Card

Lightweight (155lbs): Sead Jeantete (156.4lbs) vs. Dominic Chavez (149.6lbs)

Welterweight (170lbs): Hunter Tower (169.6lbs) vs. Miguel Delgado (170.4lbs)

Flyweight (125lbs): Slade Ring (125.6lbs) vs. Adrian Lopez (   )***

*There was a dispute as to what the contract said on what the weight limit was.

**Lenny Lovato Jr. forgoes part of purse.

***Adrian Lopez will weigh in tomorrow afternoon according to his opponent Slade Ring.

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Legacy FC 36 Full Card Update

Legacy Fighting Championships 36 will be live at the Route 66 casino Legends Theater this Friday. The card is stacked top to bottom with some of New Mexico’s best MMA fighters. The card is headlined by Los Lunas’ own Cody “The Freight Train” East (8-1) taking on Vernon Lewis (4-2) for the vacant Legacy FC Heavyweight Title.

In the Co-Main Event of the eveing Albuquerque’s own Damacio “The Angel of Death” Page (18-9) takes on Brian “The Law” Hall for the vacant Legacy FC Flyweight Title.

Also on the main card will be Donald Sanchez making his return to the cage after being involved in a car accident that knocked him out of a main event fight for Global-Knockout MMA in California back in June of this year.

The Main portion of the card will be airing live on AXS tv.

Doors open at 6pm MT and the action begins at 7pm MT Friday October 17th.

Legacy FC 36 Full Card

AXS TV Main Card

Main Event: Heavyweight Title (265lbs limit): Cody East (8-1) vs. Vernon Lewis (4-2)

Co-Main Event: Flyweight Title (125lbs): Damacio Page (18-9) vs. Brian Hall (7-2)

Featherweight (145lbs): Donald Sanchez (29-14) vs. Charles Cheeks (7-3)

Flyweight (125lbs): Rafael De Freitas (6-0) vs. Jordan Espinosa (5-4)

Middleweight (185lbs): Clint Roberts (5-3) vs. Lenny Lovato Jr. (8-3)

Women’s Strawweight (115lbs): Michelle Nicolini (2-0) vs. Norma Rueda Center (2-1)

Amateur Card

Lightweight (155lbs): Sead Jeantete (0-0) vs. Dominic Chavez (0-0)

Welterweight (170lbs): Hunter Tower (1-1) vs. Miguel Delgado (2-0)

Flyweight (125lbs): Slade Ring (1-1) vs. Adrian Lopez (0-3)

 

RFA

RFA 18: Quick Results

Main Event

Alexandre Pantoja def. Matt Manzanares by Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) 2:38, Round 2

Abel Cullum def. Ulysses Gomez by Submission (Guillotine) 1:29, Round 1

Chidi Njokuani def. Steve Hanna by Unanimous Decision (30-26, 30-27, 30-27)

Brenda Gonzales def. Heather Bassett by Submission (Armbar) 2:48, Round 1

Mehdi Bagdad def. Evan Delong by KO 1:55, Round 1

Justin Linn def. Adrian Cruz by TKO 0:22, Round 1

Under Card

Tim Sosa def. Zac Riley by Unanimous Decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28)

Jesse Long def. Federico Betancourt by Submission (D’arce Choke) 3:35, Round 1

Nicco Montano def. Allison Price by TKO 1:26, Round 1*

Jess Martinez def. Bronson Mitchell by TKO 0:43, Round 2*

Ernesto Salvidrez def. Ian Velasquez by Submission (Guillotine) 1:11, Round 2*

(Bold indicates fighter trains in New Mexico)

(* indicates bout was an Amateur bout)

RFA

RFA 18: Live Play by Play

Main Event

Flyweight Title (125lbs)- Alexandre Pantoja vs. Matt Manzanares

Round 1: They touch them up. Feeling each other out . A few punches by both men. Hard body shot by Matt. Alex is looking for openings. Matt lands a hard kick. Matt is landing hard. Alex looks for the takedown. Matt blocks and Alex looks to get the back and Matt shakes Alex off. Alex comes flying in wild and Matt moves out of the way. Alex has the clinch on the fence looking for the takedown. Alex is landing hard knees in the clinch. Matt is trying to get the under hook. Looks like Matt get hit low. Ref. restart the action. Matt to the body hard again. Low kick misses from Matt. Hard kick by Alex.  Some boxing by Matt and a hard leg kick by Alex. As the bell rings both start throwing shots.

The FightScene scores the round 10-9 for Matt Manzanares.

Round 2: They meet in the center. Alex jumps in with a flurry. Matt lands a couple upper cuts. Alex lands a leg kick. Both men start to trade punches and in the scramble Matt gets outside control. Both men end up on the ground with Alex on the bottom. Alex gets an armbar but Matt gets out. Matt tries to land shots. They both hit the ground again. Alex gets the back of Matt and gets the body triangle. Alex gets his arm under the chin to look up a rear naked choke. The Ref. pulls Alex off of Matt as Matt is out from the Choke. We have a new Flyweight Champ.

Alexandre Pantoja def. Matt Manzanares by Submission (Rear Naked Choke) 2:38, Round 2

Ulysses Gomez vs. Abel Cullum

Round 1: They touch them up. A little feeling out. Gomez lands a few kicks. And another. Cullum with a flurry to get inside. Cullum gets the takedown and pops his head out of the guillotine. Gomez reverses and Cullum tries for his own guillotine. It looks tight and Cullum is able to roll Gomez and get on top with the choke. Gomez taps. The crowd goes nuts for the home town boy.

Abel Cullum def. Ulysses Gomez 1:29, Round 1

Chidi Njokuani vs. Steve Hanna

Round 1: They touch gloves. Hanna looking for the takedown and Chidi sees it a mile away. Chidi with a leg kick. Hanna rushes in for the takedown Chidi blocks. Against the fence working for position. Hanna with some knees. Hanna kneeing away at Chidi’s knee. Hanna looking for the takedown again. Chidi defends well. Chidi jabs. Jabs again. Jab leg kick from Chidi. Jab Chidi. Leg kick Chidi. Hanna for the takedown nothing going. Upper cut Chidi. Leg kick Chidi. Missed leg kick Hanna. Leg kick Chidi lands heavy. Hanna tries to walk down Chidi but nothing. Hard jab by Chidi floors Hanna. Body kick by Chidi. Takedown attempt by Hanna not going. Hard knee by Chidi in the clinch and the bell rings.

The FightScene scores the round 10-9 for Chidi Njokuani

Round 2: They touch up as the round starts. Hanna trying to find something that works and lands a hard right. Hanna stalking now and as he does he eats a hard shot. Another leg kick by Chidi. Hanna gets the clinch on the fence. Hanna throwing knees. Hanna trying for a throw and Chidi lands on top. Hanna trying to get triangle but Chidi avoids it. Chidi in the full guard of Hanna. Chidi looking to land some ground and pound. Hanna still trying for armbar and triangle. Hard elbow by Chidi in the guard. Ref stands them up. Chidi lands a hard punch and Hanna looks to clinch again. Hanna has a few cuts. Hanna trying to control Chidi on the fence. Knees by Chidi in the Clinch. Hanna with a few knees of his own. Ref breaks it again and Chidi is looking to land big kicks. Bell rings.

The FightScene scores the round 10-9 for Chidi Njokuani

Round 3: They touch for round 3. Chidi still landing hard leg kicks. Hanna stalking and Hanna gets hit hard and again. Hanna looks for the takedown. Stuffed by Chidi, Then Hanna gets the Clinch on the fence. Knees by Hanna in the clinch. Hanna goes for a takedown and gets stuffed again. Hanna still has the clinch on the fence. Ref says work. A little dirty boxing by both men. Hanna gets the takedown but Chidi lands on top during the scramble. Hanna looking for subs from the bottom but Chidi is landing ground and pound. Chidi backs out and lets Hanna up. Two hard jabs by Chidi. Leg kick by Chidi. Then body kick that lands hard. A crazy trip by Chidi and Hanna is on the ground. Chidi backs out and Hanna stands up. Chidi lands a hard right. Hanna goes for another takedown and Chidi stuffes again and lands in Hanna’s guard. Chidi is landing hard ground and pound. Chidi lets Hanna up and lands two hard jumping knees. As the bell sounds Hanna looks for another takedown.

The FightScene scores the round 10-9 for Chidi Njokuani

The FightScene scores the fight 30-27 for Chidi Njokuani

Chidi Njokuani def. Steve Hanna by Unanimous Decision (30-26, 30-27, 30-27)

Heather Bassett vs. Brenda Gonzalez

Round 1: Ladies meet in the middle of the cage. Brenda comes out with a leg kick. Heather trying to find range. Brenda hits her hard with a couple punches and hits her hard in the body. They clinch against the fence with some dirty boxing. The ladies separate. Brenda starts to use her boxing to get range. Heather goes for a takedown and Brenda gets up. Brenda goes for a throw and Heather lands on top. Heather is work from the top on ground and pound. Brenda trys to lock a triangle and Heather leaves her left arm wide open for the armbar. Brenda locks it in and extends it bad. Heather taps.

Brenda Gonzales def. Heather Bassett by Submission (Armbar) 2:48, Round 1

Mehdi Baghdad vs. Evan Delong

Round 1: They touch gloves. Delong with a leg kick. Both throw punches. Mehdi lands a body kick and Delong gets the flying choke. Mehdi gets up and both stand. Both are exchanging good punches. Delong trying to work jab. Delong shots in for takedown and Mehdi gets the stuff. Mehdi lands a few hard shots. Delong covers up to try to survive. Delong gets hit with a hard kick to the face and he starts to back pedel. Mehdi lands a left cross and Delong goes down. Ref jumps in to stop and Delong is so out that he trys to takedown the Ref.

Mehdi Baghdad def. Evan Delong by KO 1:55, Round 1

Justin Linn vs. Adrain Cruz

Round 1: Fighters meet in the middle. they touch gloves. Leg kick Linn. Another leg kick by and a huge snap sounds in the arena. Cruz can’t put weight on his right leg. Cruz hits the ground and Linn jumps all over Cruz. The Ref. stops the action. Cruz is in pain.

Justin Linn def. Adrian Cruz by TKO (Leg injury, Punches) 0:22, Round 1

Under Card

Zac Riley vs. Tim Sosa

Round 1: Fighters meet in the middle. Riley with a leg kick then head kick then spinning heel kick. Sosa gets the action on the fence. Riley rotates and trips down Sosa. Riley on top working some ground and pound. Riley working in Sosa’s half guard. Sosa able to get full guard. Sosa throwing elbows from the bottom and looks for an armbar. Clinch work on the fence now with Riley getting the better shots. Sosa works a takedown and gets a huge slam. Riley looking for subs from the bottom as Sosa looks for ground and pound. Riley looking for an armbar from the bottom. Sosa defending well. Riley still looking for an armbar. Sort of in a stalemate right now. Sosa gets out and is in full guard. Riley looks to kick off but Sosa gets back in guard. The round ends with Sosa throwing elbows from the guard of Riley.

The FightScene scores the round 10-9 for Tim Sosa.

Round 2: Round 2 starts with Sosa throwing a front kick that lands in the family jewels of Riley. Riley is taking his time. Ref tells Sosa to keep the kicks up. Both exchange kicks with one landing hard. Sosa goes for a throw and Riley lands in Sosa’s half guard. Riley trying to work to mount. Sosa holding tight. Riley rises up looking to land shots. Sosa gets full guard. Sosa with up kicks. Sosa is up and tries to go for a flying knee. Riley has Sosa on the fence looking to land clinch shots. Ref pulls them apart for lack of action. Riley throwing crazy kicks. They clinch and Sosa is looking to land knees. Riley gets Sosa on the fence. Riley looking for the trip as Sosa throws elbows. Knee to the body by Sosa. Riley with body shots. More knees from Sosa. Sosa still against the fence. Sosa landing knees and elbows. More knees from Sosa. Riley looking for the takedown. 10 secs.  Bell rings with Sosa throwing another elbow.

The FightScene scores the round 10-9 for Tim Sosa.

Round 3: Both throw jabs and Sosa throws a body kick. As Sosa throws another kick Riley lands a Back leg kick that trips Sosa. Now they clinch against the fence with Riley’s back on the fence now Sosa has his back on the fence. Another switch. Sosa landing knees. Sosa looking for the takedown and gets a huge slam. Sosa lands in side mount. Riley walks the cage which gives Sosa north south position. Sosa back in side mount. Riley finds half guard. Sosa is landing elbows. Sosa looking for mount. Riley gets back half guard. Riley with rubber guard. Sosa is looking to get back to half guard. Riley gets full guard. Riley looking to get out. Sosa lands shoots from top. Riley again with rubber guard. Sosa gets space to land from top. Riley still looking to get out. Bell rings with Sosa landing shots from the top.

The FightScene scores the round 10-9 Tim Sosa

The FightScene scores the fight 30-27 Tim Sosa

Tim Sosa def. Zac Riley by Unanimous Decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28)

Federico Betancourt vs. Jesse Long

Round 1: Fighters come out and touch up. Long looks to keep the range long. Long with a leg kick. Rico with a hard cross. Long looking for the takedown Rico looking for a choke. Long pops out. Long with a headkick that gets blocked. Long tries another and Rico catches it and Long hits the ground hard. Rico on top looking to advance position. Long has a choke but loses it. Long again looking to get the choke Rico pops out. Rico looks to be in a bad spot as Long looks for the D’arce. Long still has the D’arce and it looks like Rico is going out. Rico is out. Jesse Long with the D’arce.

Jesse Long def. Federico Betancourt by Submission (D’arce Choke) 3:35, Round 1

Allison Price vs. Nicco Montano*

Round 1: Ladies touch gloves Price trying to find range as Nicco gets inside of Price’s reach. Clinch against the fence as the ladies exchange knees. Now they move to the center with the ladies still exchanging knees. Nicco lands hard shots with Price against the fence. Nicco gets the takedown and mount and finishes off Price with ground and pound.

Nicco Montano def. Allison Price by TKO (GnP) 1:26, Round 1

Bronson Mitchell vs. Jess Martinez*

Round 1: Fighters look intense for this one. Fighters touch gloves. Martinez throws a couple jabs and shoots in for the takedown. Martinez backs out and Mitchell is allowed to stand. Martinez throws a couple hard shoots and Mitchell gets the clinch. Martinez finds the takedown and is working ground and pound against the fence. Mitchell throws some up kicks to get space to get up. Mitchell throws a couple leg kicks and Martinez throws jabs. A couple hard shots from both. A hard body kick by Mitchell as Martinez comes in. Martinez gets another takedown. The bells sounds with Martinez on top.

The FightScene scores the round 10-9 Jess Martinez.

Round 2: Round 2 starts with Mitchell throwing a leg kick and gets inside with a couple hard shots. Martinez throws his own leg kick and both men start throwing against the cage. Martinez hits Mitchell hard and Mitchell turtles up and falls on the ground. Martinez needs to be pulled off as the Ref. calls the fight due to strikes.

Jess Martinez def. Bronson Mitchell by TKO 0:43, Round 2

Round 3:

Ian Velasquez vs. Ernesto Salvidrez*

Round 1: Both touch gloves. Ernesto with the takedown working on side top position. Moves to North South looking for a choke. Ian finds half guard. Ernesto looking for top guillotine. Loses it. Ian rolls and Ernesto gets the back looking for a rear naked. After a scramble Ernesto gets a close attempt at the choke but loses it. Ian is looking to turn in the guard of Ernesto. The round closes with Ernesto peppering Ian with shots from the back.

The FightScene score the Round 10-9 to Salvidrez

Round 2: Round 2 starts with Ian throwing a body kick at the same time Ernesto lands a takedown. Ian works his way to mount with a guillotine. Ian still working for the guillotine and gets the tap.

Ernesto Salvidrez def. Ian Velasquez by Submission (Guillotine) 1:11, Round 2

 

(* indicates Amatuer Bout)

RFA

RFA 18 Weigh-in Results

Update- Heather Bassett and Chidi Njokuani both miss weight on second try. Both will forfeit 20% of purse.

Main Event

Flyweight Title (125lbs)- Matt Manzanares (124.8lbs) vs. Alexandre Pantoja (124.6lbs)

Bantaweight (135lbs)- Ulysses Gomez (135.8lbs) vs. Abel Cullum (135.8lbs)

Welterweight (170lbs)- Chidi Njokuani (173.2lbs) vs. Steve Hanna (171lbs) Chidi Njokuani has 1 hour to make weight or forfeits 20% of purse.

Bantamweight (135lbs)- Heather Bassett (138.4lbs) vs. Brenda Gonzalez (135.6lbs) Heather Bassett has 1 hour to make weight or forfeits 20% of purse.

Lightweight (155lbs)- Mehdi Baghdad (156lbs) vs. Evan Delong (155lbs)

Catchweight (140lbs)- Justin Linn (141lbs) vs. Adrian Cruz (139.6lbs) Justin Linn agrees to forfeit 20% of purse.

Under Card

Flyweight (125lbs)- Zac Riley (125.8lbs) vs. Tim Sosa (125.4lbs)

Featherweight (145lbs)- Federico Betancourt (143lbs) vs. Jesse Long (145.2lbs)

Bantamweight* (135lbs)- Allison Price (135.4lbs) vs. Nicco Montano (135.6lbs)

Lightweight* (155lbs) Bronson Mitchell (156lbs) vs. Jess Martinez (154lbs)

Lightweight* (155lbs) Ian Velasquez (152.6lbs) vs. Ernesto Salvidrez (155.8lbs)

(* indicates Amatuer fight, All Amatuer fights will be fought at 3 minutes for 3 rounds.)

(Bold indicates fighter trains out of New Mexico)

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