Sid Bice

Legacy Fighting Alliance 19 – Sid Bice

By Lance Edwards   At LFA 19, Flyweight fighter Sid ‘Vicious’ Bice (7-1) will be returning to the LFA cage. RFA veteran Bice, made his LFA debut at Sioux Falls Fight Night 1 when he faced Cody Land (14-10). Bice defeated the experienced veteran, which saw him win a unanimous decision. “The fight went well. I dominated the fight and controlled all aspects of it. He caught mea early and broke my nose. He really only hit me once, but that broke my nose. That’s how it goes. I wanted to finish him, but at this level a lot of these guys are tough.” Bice is originally a South Dakota native, and it was there he had his start in the sport. “I’m from Winner, South Dakota. It’s a small…

Legacy Fighting Alliance 19 Recap

Ciro Rodrigues def. David Michaud via TKO (punches) – Round 1, 1:57 Sid Bice def. Ken Porter via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27) Marcus Edwards def. Clarence Jordan via unanimous decision (29-27, 29-27, 29-27) Maikel Perez def. Derrick Mandell via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27) Maurice Greene def. Jermaine McDermott via submission (triangle choke) – Round 1, 3:06 Emeka Ifekandu def. Steven Merrill via TKO (punch) – Round 3, 1:25 J.P. Saint Louis def. Tyler Ray via submission (guillotine choke) – Round 1, 1:44

LFA RETURNS TO SOUTH DAKOTA WITH CHAMPIONSHIP DOUBLEHEADER AT LFA 37

MAIN EVENT:   SOUTH DAKOTA'S OWN SID BICE vs. CUBAN OLYMPIC WRESTLER MAIKEL PEREZ   FLYWEIGHT WORLD TITLE     CO-MAIN EVENT:   COLOMBIAN KNOCKOUT SENSATION SABINA MAZO vs. COLORADO POWERHOUSE SHANNON SINN   WOMEN'S FLYWEIGHT WORLD TITLE     FRIDAY, APRIL 20th LIVE on AXS TV SANFORD PENTAGON in SIOUX FALLS, SOUTH DAKOTA   Tickets will go on sale at 10 am CST on Tuesday 3-20-18 through Ticketmaster.com     HOUSTON, Texas - Legacy Fighting Alliance (LFA) CEO Ed Soares announced today that the promotion will bring a championship doubleheader to South Dakota at LFA 37. The promotion will crown its king and queen of the flyweight division as both the men's and women's vacant 125-pound titles will be on the line. The main event of LFA 37 will…

Legacy Fighting Alliance 37 – Sid Bice

By Lance Edwards Sid Bice (8-1) is by now well known to fans of LFA. Having previously fought twice for the promotion, and once for RFA, he feels comfortable with the promotion. At LFA 37, he fights for the vacant flyweight title when he faces the Cuban Maikel Perez (5-1). Although Bice trains in Colorado, the South Dakota native will feel comfortable fighting in his home state. Bice grew up in a small town, Winner, South Dakota. As a youth, he trained in wrestling before transitioning to MMA when he grew too old to compete. Knowing that he needed to find a bigger gym, he relocated to Colorado, where he has been training at Factory X for the past five or six years. Bice’s last fight was against Kenny Porter…

Legacy Fighting Alliance 37 – Maikel Perez

By Lance Edwards Cuban Olympic wrestler Maikel Perez (5-1) is hotly tipped to be a future star of MMA. At LFA 37, he has his fifth fight for the promotion when he faces Sid Bice (8-1) for the vacant flyweight title. Although Perez is relatively new to the sport of MMA, he brings a champion mindset and tenacity that few can equal. In MMA, wrestling is often seen as one of the most dominant components. If you have good wrestling, you can keep the fight on your feet or take it to the ground. Many years have gone in to Perez’s mastery of the discipline. “I started training at seven years old in Cuba. We trained five or six days a week, but not on Sundays. There were only two…

Legacy Fighting Alliance 37 Recap

Maikel Perez def. Sid Bice via TKO (strikes) – Round 2, 4:14 to win vacant flyweight title Sabina Mazo def. Shannon Sinn via unanimous decision (50-45, 50-45, 50-45) – to win vacant women’s flyweight title Jordon Larson def. Clarence Jordan via submission (arm-triangle choke) – Round 3, 2:50 Bryce Logan def. Dakota Bush via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27) Demarques Jackson def. Hamilton Ash via knockout (strikes) – Round 1, 1:48 Tyler Ray def. Theron Martin via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)