James Nakashima (Marshall Boyce/Combat Press)

LFA 23 Results: Nakashima Edges Krantz, Lee Defends Belt

On Friday, Sept. 22, Legacy Fighting Alliance hosted its 23rd event from the Horseshoe Casino and Hotel in Bossier City, La.

In the night’s main event, the promotion’s welterweight title was on the line as Derrick Krantz took on unbeaten James Nakashima.

Gold was also on the line in the co-main event as Invicta FC veteran Andrea Lee defended her flyweight strap against Jamie Thorton.


The event aired live at 9 p.m. ET on AXS TV. Video highlights of the main card appear above (courtesy of AXS TV).

James Nakashima def. Derrick Krantz by split decision (49-46, 47-48, 50-45) – for welterweight title
Andrea Lee def. Jamie Thorton by submission (kimura). Round 2, 2:54 – for flyweight title
Ryan Spann def. Lemarcus Tucker by submission (rear-naked choke). Round 1, 2:55
Bryan Billiot def. Brandon Shavers by submission (heel hook). Round 2, 3:07
Sabina Mazo def. Linsey Williams by knockout (head kick). Round 1, 4:26
Peter Stanonik def. Kendrik Williams by knockout (punch). Round 2, 4:18
Zach Albritton def. Berto Grimaldo by knockout (punch). Round 2
Spencer Flores def. Ariel Jaurez by submission (armbar). Round 1
Jeb Ross def. Caleb Minter by unanimous decision (a)
Latrell Normandin def. Jake Foster by unanimous decision (a)
Victoria Leonardo def. Cora Wilson by unanimous decision (a)

(a) – denotes amateur contest