Austin Hubbard (L) (Legacy Fighting Alliance)

LFA 56 Results: Hubbard Pummels Mota for the Lightweight Belt

On Friday, Dec. 7, Legacy Fighting Alliance held its 56th event from the
Mystic Lake Casino Hotel in Prior Lake, Minn.

In the night’s main event, lightweight Austin Hubbard and Killys Mota vied for the promotion’s vacant 155-pound title. Hubbard made his promotional debut in May, defeating Harvey Park on the scorecards to run his record to 9-2. The Brazilian Mota had yet to taste defeat through 11 career outings, including a second-round submission win over Bobby Lee in June.

After a tough first round, Hubbard delivered a four-round drubbing to win the LFA lightweight title.


Check below for the full results.

Austin Hubbard def. Killys Mota by TKO (strikes). Round 5, 4:45 – for lightweight title
Demarques Jackson def. Bobby Lee by submission (guillotine choke). Round 1, 2:11
Jonathon Thomson def. Ange Loosa by split decision (28-29, 29-28, 29-27)
Alton Cunningham def. Erick Murray by TKO (strikes). Round 2, 1:53
Youssef Zalal def. Steven Merrill by submission (D’arce choke). Round 1, 3:22
Dante Schiro def. Robert Gidron by submission (arm-triangle choke). Round 1, 2:25
Sean Strube def. Jesse Wannemacher by submission (rear-naked choke). Round 1, 1:25
Joel Bauman def. Corey Davis by majority decision (29-27, 29-27, 28-28)
Tommy Peterson def. Chato Wiest by TKO (punches). Round 1, 0:17 (a)
Noah Landrus def. Ryan Schafer by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27) (a)
Rachael Lippert def. Amanda Byers by split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28) (a)
Nick Klein def. Manatua Lemaire by submission (rear-naked choke). Round 1, 2:39 (a)
Josh Fleck def. Dick Lemus by submission (armbar). Round 1, 2:43 (a)

(a) – denotes amateur contest