Casey Kenney (Jeff Sherwood/Sherdog)

LFA 53 Results: Kenney Tops Royval, Claims Interim Belt

On Friday, Nov. 9, Legacy Fighting Alliance held its 53rd event from the Comerica Theatre in Phoenix.

In the evening’s main event, Colorado flyweight Brandon Royval took on Arizona product Casey Kenney for the promotion’s interim flyweight championship. Royval, a veteran of the World Series of Fighting and Combate Americas, had won three straight under the LFA banner. Kenney had twice competed on Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series and was riding a two-fight winning streak

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


Casey Kenney def. Brandon Royval by unanimous decision – for interim flyweight title
Kyle Stewart def. Braden Smith by unanimous decision
Kamuela Kirk def. Kevin Croom by submission (triangle choke). Round 1, 3:54
Andrew Tenneson def. Joey Miolla by unanimous decision
Harvey Park def. Le’Ville Simpson by unanimous decision
Kevin Natividad def. Tom Ni by unanimous decision
LaRue Burley def. Manny Villareal by unanimous decision
Ryan Shell def. Jimmy Scully by TKO (strikes). Round 1, 1:43
Hunter Azure def. A.J. Robb by unanimous decision