Thiago Moises (rear) (Keith Mills/Sherdog)

RFA 44 Results: Moises Too Much For Freeman, Retains Lightweight Belt

On Friday, Sept. 30, Resurrection Fighting Alliance hosted its 44th event from the St. Charles Convention Center in St. Charles, Mo. The night’s main card airs live on AXS TV at 10 p.m. ET.

In the night’s main event, lightweight champion Thiago Moises put his belt on the line against Zach Freeman. The 21-year-old Moises earned his third straight finish in the RFA cage in June with a fifth-round TKO win over Jamall Emmers. Freeman, meanwhile, made his promotional debut in his hometown. Five of his eight career wins had come via submission.

Video highlights of the main card can be found above (courtesy of AXS TV).


Thiago MoisĂ©s def. Zach Freeman by unanimous decision (49-46, 49-46, 50-45) – for lightweight title
Nick Urso def. Ken Porter by unanimous decision (29-28 x3)
Drakkar Klose def. Hugh Pulley by unanimous decision (30-27 x3)
Zach Fears def. Adam Osmoe by submission (guillotine choke). Round 2, 2:52
Joey Miolla def. T.J. Brown by submission (rear-naked choke). Round 2, 4:32
Kelly D’Angelo def. Emily Whitmire by submission (guillotine choke). Round 2, 3:46
Enrique Gonzalez def. Luke Nelson by unanimous decision
Sean Woodson def. Kevin Brown by submission (guillotine choke). Round 1, 1:35
Corbin Howard def. Aaron Harvey by submission (kimura). Round 1, 1:29 (a)

(a) – denotes amateur contest