Brendan Allen

LFA Starts The Summer With Championship Doubleheader

LFA 14 - ALLEN vs. ANDERS MAIN EVENT: BRENDAN "ALL IN" ALLEN vs. ERYK "FRANKENSTEIN" ANDERS MIDDLEWEIGHT WORLD TITLE CO-MAIN EVENT: ROBERTO "LITTLE FURY" SANCHEZ vs. JEROME "RENEGADE" RIVERA FLYWEIGHT WORLD TITLE PLUS: THE PRO MMA DEBUT OF COLBEY NORTHCUTT FRIDAY, JUNE 23rd LIVE on AXS TV ARENA THEATRE in HOUSTON, TEXAS Tickets are on sale NOW through CombatTickets.com   HOUSTON, Texas - Legacy Fighting Alliance (LFA) CEO Ed Soares announced today that the LFA will return home to Houston with a Championship Doubleheader in June.   The main event of LFA 14 will feature a battle of blue chip middleweight prospects when Brendan "All In" Allen goes all in against Eryk "Frankenstein" Anders for the inaugural LFA middleweight title. In the co-headliner, undefeated flyweight phenoms Roberto "Little Fury" Sanchez and Jerome "Renegade" Rivera will battle for the inaugural LFA…

Legacy Fighting Alliance 14 – Brendan Allen

By Lance Edwards   At Legacy Fighting Alliance 14, fans of the promotion will be treated to what could be the fight of the year. In a middleweight title bout, LFC and LFA veteran Brendan Allen (7-1) faces former Alabama linebacker LFA and Bellator veteran Eryk Anders (7-0). Both fighters had extensive amateur records with Allen accumulating a 13-0 record and Anders going 13-3-1. Allen is coming off a victory over Jon Kirk (19-15) which saw him finish in the first round in a bloody bout. “I felt everything happened a little fast. It threw me as he came out in southpaw. I should have sat down more, circled a bit, but it went as planned. You can’t complain when you don’t get hit.” Interestingly, Kirk stepped in as a…

Legacy Fighting Alliance 14 Recap

Eryk Anders def. Brendan Allen via unanimous decision (49-46, 49-46, 49-46) – to claim inaugural middleweight title Roberto Sanchez def. Jerome Rivera via submission (armbar) – Round 3, 3:41 – to claim inaugural flyweight title Danny Orr def. Noel Ligon va split decision (29-28, 27-30, 30-27) Dulani Perry def. David Acosta via split decision (28-29, 29-28, 29-28) Courtney King def. Colbey Northcutt via TKO (punches) – Round 2, 3:27 Maycee Barber def. Itzel Esquivel via submission (armbar) – Round 1, 3:52

LFA BRINGS FEATHERWEIGHT WORLD TITLE FIGHT TO THE “SOONER STATE” IN AUGUST WITH LFA 18

MAIN EVENT: LFA FEATHERWEIGHT CHAMPION KEVIN "ANGEL OF DEATH" AGUILAR vs. LFA #1 CONTENDER JUSTIN "DARTH" RADER FEATHERWEIGHT WORLD TITLE CO-MAIN EVENT: BRENDAN ALLEN vs. CHRIS HARRIS MIDDLEWEIGHT SHOWDOWN SPECIAL ATTRACTION: UFC VET MIKE "THE TRUTH" JACKSON vs. Cris Cyborg's older brother RAFAEL "JACKAL" JUSTINO WELTERWEIGHT WAR FRIDAY, AUGUST 4th LIVE on AXS TV FIRELAKE ARENA in SHAWNEE, OKLAHOMA Tickets are on sale NOW through StubWire.com     HOUSTON, Texas - Legacy Fighting Alliance (LFA) CEO Ed Soares announced today that the promotion will be bringining a featherweight world title fight to Oklahoma to kick off a busy August schedule.   The main event of LFA 18 will feature the return of LFA featherweight champion Kevin "The Angel of Death" Aguilar. He will put his title on the line against LFA featherweight #1 contender Justin "Darth" Rader in one of…

Legacy Fighting Alliance 18 – Brendan Allen

By Lance Edwards At Legacy Fighting Alliance 14, LFC and LFA veteran Brendan Allen (7-2) faced former Alabama linebacker LFA and Bellator veteran Eryk Anders (9-0). Allen lost by unanimous decision but went five rounds with Anders in a fight for the middleweight title. Anders went on to take a fight in the UFC with Rafael Natal (21-9). “People were saying that he’d be explosive. I felt he won the fight, but it wasn’t a good representation of my ability. It was closer than the judges said. When I went back and looked at the tape after, I could see that. With a few things done differently, I’d have got the decision. I needed to do more on the cage, I’m used to using that as a place to take a break, and…