DAMON JACKSON CAPS OFF A FINISH-FILLED NIGHT WITH A SUBMISSION VICTORY ON AXS TV FIGHTS: LEGACY FIGHTING ALLIANCE 28
In a main event rematch with against fellow Texan Luis Luna (14-7), lightweight contender Damon Jackson (13-2-1, 1 NC) scored a first-round victory, submitting Luna with a rear naked choke. Jackson's victory was the fifth exciting finish on tonight's live broadcast of AXS TV FIGHTS: LEGACY FIGHTING ALLIANCE 28.
Other must-see highlights include:
- Light Heavyweight Alonzo Menifield (5-0) wastes no time, exchanging powerful blows with Otavio Javali (9-5) at the opening bell on his way to a second round TKO victory.
- Caio Machado (11-4) shows off "Spider-like" moves to dodge MIles Johns' (6-0) strikes.
- Dustin Winter (7-5) body slams Steven Peterson (16-6).
- Nikolay Veretennikov (5-3) finishes Melvin Jordan (5-3) with repeated strikes from above.
AXS TV FIGHTS commentators Pat Miletich and Ron Kruck break down the night's action from the Bomb Factory in Dallas in the video highlights here.
Photo credit Richard Burmaster/Legacy Fighting Alliance.
LFA 28 Results:
- Main Event - Lightweight Fight - Damon Jackson (13-2-1, 1 NC) submitted Luis Luna (14-7) with a rear naked choke at 4:58 in round one.
- Co-Main Event - Light Heavyweight Fight - Alonzo Menifield (5-0) scored a TKO victory over Otavio Javali (9-5) at 0:32 in round two.
- Catchweight Fight (140 Pounds) - Miles Johns (6-0) defeated Caio Machado (11-4) via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28).
- Featherweight Fight - Steven Peterson (16-6) finished Dustin Winter (7-5) via TKO (strikes) at 2:38 in round two.
- Welterweight Fight - Nikolay Veretennikov (5-3) knocked out Melvin Jordan (5-3) to win by TKO at 3:00 in round one.
- Welterweight Fight - Ramiz Brahimaj (5-0) caught Ben Simons (2-2) in a guillotine choke to win by technical submission at 0:46 in round one.
- Flyweight Fight - Ricky Esquibel (3-0) submitted Cameron Miller (3-2) with a rear naked choke at 4:21 in the first round