Richard Odoms Wins LFA Heavyweight Title with 5th Round Submission on AXS TV FIGHTS: LFA 15
RICHARD ODOMS WINS LFA HEAVYWEIGHT TITLE WITH FIFTH ROUND SUBMISSION ON 'AXS TV FIGHTS: LFA 15'
After four and a half-rounds of back-and-forth action in the AXS TV FIGHTS: LEGACY FIGHTING ALLIANCE 15 main event, 42-year-old police officer and heavyweight contender Richard Odoms (13-3) caught Jared Vanderaa (5-1) in a Kimura submission to win the inaugural LFA Heavyweight Title. Check out a short video clip of the finish here.
Full highlights from tonight's LFA 15 broadcast are available here
In another can't-miss highlight, Dan Moret (12-3) submitted Derrick Adkins (9-4) by arm triangle choke with just one second left in the fight.
Here are the official results from AXS TV FIGHTS: LFA 15
Main Event - Heavyweight Title Fight - Richard Odoms (13-3) finished Jared Vanderaa (5-1) by submission (Kimura) at 2:45 in round five
Co-Main Event - Middleweight Fight - Chris Harris (9-1) outlasted Cortez Coleman (13-8) to win by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27).
Welterweight Fight - Braden Smith (8-1) caught Manny Meraz (9-4) in a D'Arce Choke to win by submission at 2:11 in round one.
Lightweight Fight - Dan Moret (12-3) submitted Derrick Adkins (9-4) with an arm triangle choke at 4:59 in round three.
Bantamweight Fight - Tyler Shinn (8-3) scored a split decision victory over Kendall Carnahan (5-1) (28-29, 29-28, 29-28)
Featherweight Fight - Justin Rader (7-2) handed Emmanuel Rivera (6-1) his first career loss, winning by unanimous decision (29-27, 29-27, 29-27).
Catchweight Fight (195 pounds) - Chibwikem Onyenegecha (6-0) out-struck Stephen Skoch (3-3), stopping him by TKO at 3:40 in round one.