Monday, June 4, 2018

LFA 41 Highlights

Legacy Fighting Alliance lightweight contender Thiago Moises (10-2) scored the fifth submission of the night on AXS TV FIGHTS: LFA 41 tonight, tapping out Jeff Peterson (9-5) with a guillotine choke in the second round. Also, another must-see highlight from the night, Nate Jennerman (12-3) caught Kevin Croom (18-9) in a standing guillotine choke only 48 seconds into the first round, winning by technical submission.

See the full highlights below:

LFA 41 Official Results:

  • Main Event - Lightweight Fight - Thiago Moises (10-2) submitted Jeff Peterson (9-5) with a guillotine choke at 4:31 in round two
  • Co-Main Event - Lightweight Fight - Killys Mota (11-0) submitted Bobby Lee (8-2) with a guillotine choke at 0:21 in round two.
  • Featherweight Fight - Nate Jennerman (12-3) caught Kevin Croom (18-9) in a standing guillotine choke to win via technical submission at 0:48 in round one.
  • Welterweight Fight - Ben Neumann (13-5) outlasted  Bobby Cooper (13-8) to win by unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28).
  • Catchweight Fight (150 pounds) - Jordan Griffin (16-5) submitted Shawn West (15-10, 1 NC) with a neck crank at 4:52 in round one.
  • Middleweight Fight - Tim Hiley (7-0) defeated Tyler Vogel (8-4) via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27).
  • Heavyweight Fight - Calyn Hull (4-0) submitted Ryan Debelak (5-3) with an arm triangle at 1:59 in round two.

Thursday, May 31, 2018

UFC 225: Media Conference Call

Coast-2-Coast Combat Hour: Jon Jones

It is the best mistaken identity story ever. Jon Jones has been taking a lot of heat meant for troubled former UFC light-heavyweight champion Jon "Bones" Jones for some time now. Jones' experience in handling the mean tweets he gets by accident is probably the best story on how to handle mean, grumpy trolling online ever.

Some people can get offended or even scared, but Jones handles it with comedy and through his experiences not only has the self-proclaimed geek found a sport he actually enjoys, but he is making a lot of new friends in the process too.

Check out the full interview here:

Thursday, May 24, 2018

LFA 40 Weigh-ins Live

400 fights on AXS and LFA 40 weigh-ins can be seen here live at 4 PM EST. Make sure you tune into AXS TV tomorrow night for LFA 40.

 AXS TV FIGHTS’ 400th event will kick off at 9pE/6pP on Friday, May 25, headlined by an LFA featherweight title unification bout. Reigning champion Kevin Aguilar (13-1) returns from injury to attempt his second career title defense against interim champion Thanh Le (8-1). AXS TV FIGHTS commentators UFC Hall of Famer Pat Miletich and veteran MMA broadcaster Ron Kruck will call the action with cage side reporter Phoenix Carnevale.