David Michaud (Marshall Boyce/Combat Press)

LFA 19 Results: Rodrigues Stops Michaud Early, Bice Cruises Past Porter

On Friday, Aug. 17, Legacy Fighting Alliance visited the Sanford Pentagon in Sioux Falls, S.D., for its 19th event.

In the night’s main event, UFC veteran David Michaud looked to make it three straight wins as he takes on Brazilian Ciro Rodrigues. Michaud entered the contest having scored back-to-back stoppage victories. Rodrigues, meanwhile, is a former Jungle Fight champion and also rode a two-fight winning streak into the contest.

The co-main event featured flyweights Sid Bice and Kenny Porter.


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

Ciro Rodrigues def. David Michaud by knockout (left hook). Round 1, 1:57
Sid Bice def. Kenny Porter by unanimous decision (30-27×3)
Marcus Edwards def. Clarence Jordan by unanimous decision (29-27×3)
Maikel Pérez def. Derrick Mandell by unanimous decision (30-27×3)
Maurice Greene def. Jermaine McDermott by submission (triangle choke). Round 1, 3:06
Emeka Ifekandu def. Steve Merrill by TKO (punches). Round 3, 1:25
J.P. Saint Louis def. Tyler Ray by submission (guillotine choke). Round 1, 1:44
Ryan Debelak def. Ivan Tereschenko by TKO (right hook). Round 1, 2:06
Robiel Tesfaldet def. Anthony Yost by TKO (ground and pound). Round 1, 2:59
Kevin Diaz def. Ricky Ortiz by knockout (head kick). Round 1, 1:53 (a)
Alex Messmer def. Austin Ovre by submission (rear-naked choke). Round 1, 2:52 (a)

(a) – denotes amateur contest