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LFA 77 Results: Martin Again Wins by Disqualification, Claims Heavyweight Title

On Friday, Sept. 27, Legacy Fighting Alliance hosted its 77th event from the Mystic Lake Casino in Prior Lake, Minn.

In the night’s main event, the promotion’s heavyweight belt was up for grabs as veterans Daniel James and Brett Martin concluded a four-man tournament. James ran through Patrick Martin to punch his ticket to the final. Brett Martin benefited from Renan Ferreira’s recklessness, earning a disqualification victory to get a shot at gold.

Brett Martin def. Daniel James by disqualification (illegal knee). Round 5, 1:12 – for heavyweight title
Chad Johnson def. Calyn Hull by TKO (strikes). Round 1, 2:14
Bryce Logan def. Jonas Flok by unanimous decision
Nate Togbah def. Matt Jones by TKO (strikes). Round 3, 0:41
Mike Breeden def. Brandon Jenkins by knockout (flying knee). Round 3, 1:51
J.P. Saint Louis def. Scott Writz by submission (guillotine). Round 1, 4:37
Nelly Thompson def. Justin Trangsrud by TKO (punches). Round 2, 2:22
Sean Strube def. Zachary Buros-Nash by submission (rear-naked choke). Round 2, 1:04
Sean Stebbins def. Keegan Blanco by submission (rear-naked choke). Round 1, 3:06
Noah Landrus def. Yamah Sadozai by split decision (a)
Davi Young def. Kyle Zimick by unanimous decision (a)
Thomas Petersen def. Jimmy Barnes by unanimous decision (a)
Ryan Schafer def. Dick Legus by unanimous decision (a)
Katie Koenig def. Shannon Clark by unanimous decision (a)
Grant Bolduan def. David Hurrelbrink by unanimous decision (a)
Shane Abraham def. Nick Krohn by unanimous decision (a)
Joshua Clark def. Edwin Jimenez by unanimous decision (a)


(a) – denotes amateur contest