Thiago Moisés

LFA HEADS TO NORTH CAROLINA WITH INAUGURAL LIGHTWEIGHT TITLE FIGHT – LFA 17

LFA HEADS TO NORTH CAROLINA WITH INAUGURAL LIGHTWEIGHT TITLE FIGHT LFA 17 - MOISÉS vs. WATLEY MAIN EVENT: RFA LIGHTWEIGHT CHAMPION THIAGO MOISÉS vs. REGIONAL KINGPIN ROBERT WATLEY LIGHTWEIGHT WORLD TITLE CO-MAIN EVENT: "THE FUTURE" DYLAN CALA vs. NCAA DIVISION I WRESTLER TONY GRAVELY BANTAMWEIGHT REMATCH PLUS: UNDEFEATED NATHAN "MAYHEM" MANESS and WOMEN'S BANTAMWEIGHT WAR ALEXA CONNERS vs. TALITA DE OLIVEIRA FRIDAY, JULY 21st LIVE on AXS TV GRADY COLE CENTER in CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA Tickets are on sale NOW through CrownTickets.com         HOUSTON, Texas — Legacy Fighting Alliance (LFA) CEO Ed Soares announced today that the promotion will crown its inaugural lightweight champion in July when the promotion makes its first visit to North Carolina.   The main event of LFA 17 will feature the inaugural LFA lightweight world title fight between the final RFA lightweight champion Thiago Moisés andregional kingpin Robert Watley . LFA…

LFA RETURNS TO MINNESOTA WITH LIGHTWEIGHT SHOWDOWN LFA 41 – MOISÉS vs. PETERSON

MAIN EVENT: THE FINAL RFA LIGHTWEIGHT CHAMPION THIAGO MOISÉS vs. "THE ADMINISTRATOR" JEFF PETERSON   LIGHTWEIGHT SHOWDOWN     FRIDAY, JUNE 1st LIVE on AXS TV   LIVE at the MINNETONKA BALLROOM inside the new MYSTIC LAKE CENTER   PRIOR LAKE, MINNESOTA   Tickets are on sale NOW through MysticLake.com     HOUSTON, Texas - Legacy Fighting Alliance (LFA) CEO Ed Soares announced today that LFA will return to Minnesota on the first day of June with a lightweight showdown between the final RFA lightweight champion and a surging upset artist.   The main event of LFA 41 will feature the return of the final RFA lightweight champion Thiago Moisés when he faces the division's biggest upset machine Jeff "The Administrator" Peterson. LFA 41 - Moisés vs. Peterson takes place…

Legacy Fighting Alliance 41 – Jeff “The Administrator” Peterson

By Lance Edwards   Jeff Peterson (9-4) has already strung together three wins with LFA. At LFA 41, he faces another tough opponent in Thiago Moisés (9-2). Moisés is coming off a five-round title fight where he went to decision with Robert Watley, but fell short of clinching the title. That in itself demonstrates that Moisés may well be Peterson’s toughest opponent to date. A win for Peterson would most certainly place him in contention for the lightweight title. Peterson’s last fight was against Bellator veteran Mike ‘The Marine’ Richman (18-8). Peterson clinched the unanimous decision in the co-main event and added another win to his record. “It was pretty crazy, one of the first fights where a lot of my game plan really materialized. Stuff that I’d worked on…

Legacy Fighting Alliance 41 – Bobby Lee

By Lance Edwards Bobby Lee (8-1) has shown himself to be a solid lightweight fighter with a lot of potential. He fought as an amateur for Legacy fighting Championship, and his professional fights include four for RFA and four for LFA. At LFA 41 he faces the undefeated Brazilian Killys Mota (10-0) in a fight that may well see this twenty-two year old Minnesotan make the lightweight division take note. Lee’s last fight was against Nick Ammerman (4-1), where Lee handed him his first loss via unanimous decision. “It went pretty well. It was nice to get fifteen minutes in with a tough guy and show some of the skills I’ve been working on. It was the best fight of my career, but there’s an asterisk by it. I missed…

Legacy Fighting Alliance 41 Recap

Thiago Moises def. Jeff Peterson via submission (guillotine choke) – Round 2, 4:31 Killys Mota def. Bobby Lee via submission (guillotine choke) – Round 2, 0:21 Nate Jennerman def. Kevin Croom via technical submission (standing guillotine choke) – Round 1, 0:48 Ben Neumann def. Bobby Cooper via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28) Jordan Griffin def. Shawn West via submission (neck crank) – Round 1, 4:52 Tim Hiley def. Tyler Vogel via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27) Calyn Hull def. Ryan Debelak via submission (arm-triangle choke) – Round 2, 1:59