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LFA 11 Results: Frincu Stops Mendonça Early, Nakashima Tops Burley

On Friday, May 5, Legacy Fighting Alliance traveled to the Comerica Theatre in Phoenix for LFA 11: Frincu vs. Mendonça.

In the night’s main event, Australian welterweight Matthew Frincu clashed with Brazilian Maycon Mendonça. Frincu was originally expected to tangle with Daniel Madrid, but an injury shuffled the card during the fight week. The 23-year-old Frincu is a WSOF veteran who entered the contest riding a three-fight winning streak. Mendonça made his promotional debut with the momentum of six straight wins in his native country.

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


Matthew Frincu def. Maycon Mendonça by TKO (punches). Round 1, 1:36
James Nakashima def. LaRue Burley by unanimous decision (29-27 x3)
Kyle Stewart def. Ty Freeman by submission (shoulder lock). Round 1, 2:25
Bruno Silva vs. Casey Kenney ends in split draw (29-28, 28-29, 28-28)
Sean O’Malley def. David Nuzzo by knockout (head kick). Round 1, 2:15
Toninho Marajo def. Mike Hamel by TKO (punch). Round 1, 0:32
Keoni Diggs def. Tyler Sidders by submission (rear-naked choke). Round 2, 3:57
Taylor Johnson def. Dan Huber by knockout. Round 1, 0:08
Richard Palencia def. Fard Muhammad by submission (rear-naked choke). Round 2, 2:59