Myron Dennis (Keith Mills/Sherdog)

LFA 9 Results: Dennis Bests Marques, Mayes Victorious, Mazo Thrills

On Friday, April 14, Legacy Fighting Alliance hosted its ninth event from the FireLake Arena in Shawnee, Okla.

In the night’s main event, Legacy FC and The Ultimate Fighter 23 veteran Myron Dennis clashed with Brazil’s Danilo Marques in a light heavyweight affair. The 28-year-old Dennis was looking to snap a two-fight skid, most recently falling by decision to Tony Lopez in a heavyweight match-up. Marques made his promotional debut carrying a record of 7-1, with all eight contests ending before the final bell. The 31-year-old had only seen the second round once in his career.

The night’s main card aired live on AXS TV at 9 p.m. ET. Above are video highlights of the main card (courtesy of AXS TV).


Myron Dennis def. Danilo Marques by split decision (30-27, 28-29, 29-28)
Don’Tale Mayes def. Demoreo Dennis by unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28)
Sabina Mazo def. Jamie Thorton by knockout (head kick). Round 1, 4:50
Kyle Driscoll def. Jose Martinez by unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-27)
Travis Quintero def. Nathan Trepagnier by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28)
Eddie Brown def. Malcolm Hill by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
J.R. Coughran def. Daniel Carey by majority decision (28-28, 29-28, 29-28)
A.J. Nichols def. Joshua Anderson by disqualifaction (illegal knee). Round 2, 4:12
Charles Williams def. Kevin Goodin by unanimous decision
Triston Gwaltney def. Michael Smith by TKO (retirement). Round 2, 3:00 (a)
Kristina Williams def. Rachel Young by unanimous decision (a)

(a) – denotes amateur contest