Cody Gibson (Jeff Sherwood/Sherdog)

LFA 51 Results: Gibson Edges Erak, Hernandez Bests Velasco

On Friday, Sept. 28, Legacy Fighting Alliance held its 51st event from the Sellard Arena in Fresno, Calif.

In the evening’s main event, former UFC fighter Cody Gibson made his LFA debut against 26-year-old Brazilian Gustavo Erak, who had won eight straight fights.

Also, former Tachi Palace Fights bantamweight titleholder Rolando Velasco met Bellator veteran Nolan Hernandez.


The event aired live at 9:00 p.m. ET on AXS TV.

Cody Gibson def. Gustavo Erak by unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
Nolan Hernandez def. Rolando Velasco via Unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
Jordan Powell def. Andres Alcantar by TKO (injury). Round 2, 4:00
Joaquin Lopez def. Salaiman Ahmadyar by knockout (right cross). Round 1, 1:13
Kailan Hill def. Adam Fugitt by knockout (punch). Round 1, 1:31
Paul Elizondo def. Freddy Mendez by TKO (ground and pound). Round 1, 1:46
Victor Gallegos def. Carlos Hernandez by submission (guillotine choke). Round 1, 1:16