On Friday, Nov. 22, Legacy Fighting Alliance returned to the 1stBANK Center in Broomfield, Colo., for its 79th event.
In the night’s main event, the promotion crowned a new flyweight champion as Colorado’s Brandon Royval took on Nate Williams. Royval was riding the momentum of a first-round submission win over UFC veteran Joby Sanchez at LFA 65. Williams, meanwhile, is a Bellator MMA veteran and was making his promotion debut.
The main card aired live on UFC Fight Pass at 9 p.m. ET.
Brandon Royval def. Nate Williams by submission (armbar). Round 1, 0:23 – for flyweight title
Zviad Lazishvili def. Josh Huber by unanimous decision (29-28 x3)
Youssef Zalal def. Jaime Hernandez by knockout (flying knee). Round 1, 2:15
Carlos Motta def. George Martinez by knockout (liver kick). Round 1, 0:36
Eric Grant def. Jonathan Wyderko by unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28(
Justin Wetzell def. Michael Aquila by knockout (punches). Round 1, 0:27
Michael Stack def. Brian Mitchell by submission (rear-naked choke). Round 1, 3:09
Edwin Chavez def. Michael Santos by unanimous decision
Jota Ninomiya def. Josh Taylor by submission (rear-naked choke). Round 1, 2:24 (a)
Jorge Kanakoqui def. Tyler Ashton by submission (guillotine choke). Round 3, 1:26 (a)
(a) – denotes amateur contest
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