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Legacy Fighting Alliance 28 – Caio Machado

By Lance Edwards   Caio Machado (11-3) is looking for vindication at LFA 28. Machado made his LFA debut against Trent Meaux (6-4-1) at LFA 3. In his bout against Meaux, he lost by unanimous decision. He returns to face a tough opponent in the undefeated Miles Johns (5-0).   Machado s is originally from Pernambuco in Brazil, where he started his combat sports journey.  His first contact with training was in the sport of Muay at Kezen; “At fifteen, I started training Muay Thai. I really liked the world of the fighting. At the age of sixteen, through a friend, I started training MMA. Ever since, I discovered my passion and I will never stop fighting.” Machado was based for a period in Houston, TX. There he trained as…

Legacy Fighting Alliance 28 Recap

Damon Jackson def. Luis Luna via submission (rear-naked choke) – Round 1, 4:58 Alonzo Menifield def. Jose Otavio dos Santos Lacerda via TKO (punches) – Round 2, 0:32 Miles Johns def. Caio Machado via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28) Steven Peterson def. Dustin Winter via TKO (strikes) – Round 2, 2:38 Nikolay Veretennikov def. Melvin Jordan via TKO (strikes) – Round 1, 3:00 Ramiz Brahimaj def. Ben Simons via submission (guillotine choke) – Round 1, 4:13 Ricky Esquibel def. Cameron Miller via submission (rear-naked choke) – Round 1, 4:21

LFA RETURNS TO DALLAS WITH FEATHERWEIGHT TITLE UNIFICATION BOUT LFA 40 – AGUILAR vs. LE

MAIN EVENT:   LFA FEATHERWEIGHT CHAMPION KEVIN AGUILAR vs. LFA INTERIM FEATHERWEIGHT CHAMPION THANH LE   LFA FEATHERWEIGHT TITLE UNIFICATION BOUT   FRIDAY, MAY 25th LIVE on AXS TV THE BOMB FACTORY in DALLAS, TEXAS   Tickets will go on sale Monday, April 16th at 10:00 am C.S.T. through TheBombFactory.com     HOUSTON, Texas - Legacy Fighting Alliance (LFA) CEO Ed Soares announced today that the promotion will unify its featherweight title when the promotion returns to Dallas at the end of May.   The main event of LFA 40 will feature a featherweight title unification bout when LFA featherweight champion Kevin Aguilar battles LFA interim featherweight champion Thanh Le. LFA 40 - Aguilar vs. Le takes place this Friday, May 25th at The Bomb Factory in Dallas, Texas. The…

Legacy Fighting Alliance 40 Recap

Kevin Aguilar def. Thanh Le via knockout (punch) – Round 1, 2:44 – remains LFA Featherweight Champion Damon Jackson def. Jeremy Spoon via submission (rear-naked choke) – Round 2, 3:59 Levi Mowles def. Rey Trujillo via submission (rear-naked choke) – Round 2, 2:52 Miles Johns def. Eric Ellington via submission (guillotine choke) – Round 2, 4:13 Evan Cutts def. Ramiz Brahimaj via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28) Victoria Leonardo def. Hailey Cowan via submission (rear-naked choke) – Round 1, 4:27 Devin Miller def. C.J. Vergara via submission (rear-naked choke) – Round 1, 0:54