LFA Kicks Off 2021 by Having the Lightweight Up for Grabs

Legacy Fighting Alliance (LFA) will start off 2021 by crowning a lightweight champion at LFA 97.

Rescheduled from LFA 95, the January 15th card will be headlined by “Nyquil” Nick Browne against Arthur Estrazulas for the vacant 155 lb. title belt.

Browne is on a three-fight win streak. Two wins coming by submission including a statement making promotional debut at LFA 76 submitting Trey Ogden. “Nyquil” cemented his title contender status at LFA 87 defeating Ben Egli by unanimous decision. Brazil’s, Estrazulas has shown an incredible killer instinct in the LFA octagon submitting both Steve Kozola & Dominic Clark by rear naked choke in the first round.

The co-main event is also at lightweight ad former title challenger Jacob “Lil Badger” Rosales takes on Jose “Lil Juggernaut” Martinez, who is on a three-fight win streak. Coming off a first-round knockout at LFA 94, Loveth “Nigerian Terminator” Young squares off with Invicta FC vet, Kelly “Wildfire” D’Angelo.

 LFA 97 take place at Hartman Arena in Park City Kansas and streams on UFC Fight Pass.

 

LFA 97 Line up

Main Card

  • Vacant Lightweight Title Bout: Nick Browne (10-1) vs. Arthur Estrazulas (12-4)
  • Lightweight Bout: Jacob Rosales (12-6) vs. Jose Martinez (11-4)
  • Women’s Strawweight Bout: Kelly D’Angelo (4-3) vs. Loveth Young (2-1-1)
  • Featherweight Bout: Jordan Mapa (3-2) vs. Michael Stack (4-1)
  • Heavyweight Bout: Thomas Petersen (2-0) vs. Richard Luis (1-0)

Prelims

  • Women’s Flyweight Bout: Claire Guthrie (1-1) vs. Nadine Madiau (1-1)
  • Lightweight Bout: Shane Shapiro (0-0) vs. Cam Ansel (0-1)

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