LFA Heads To Joint Base Langley-Eustis | July 27th on AXS TV
Jul 25th, 2018
We're Headed to Joint Base Langley-Eustis in Honor of Their 100th Year Anniversary!
Headlining this week's card is a UFC-caliber main event between unbeaten fighters James Nakashima
(8-0) and Kyle Stewart
(10-0). This will be Nakashima's first title defense and first fight back since he took the title from Derrick Krantz at LFA 23 in September. Nakashima is a former Junior College National Wrestling champ and also wrestled for the University of Nebraska, but he's still looking for his first finish as a pro. Stewart is a U.S. Marine and was an infantry gunner during his deployment in Afghanistan (hence the nickname "Gunz Up"). Stewart is a Contender Series vet and is making his 3rd appearance with LFA. With the title on the line, watch for these men to deliver a brutal war.
In the co-main event, 9-time Bellator-vet Alexandre Bezerra
(20-5) takes on Sam Toomer
(11-2, 1 NC). Bezerra is a Black Belt in BJJ and has only been finished once in his career. Toomer is a talented striker and a former RFA Title Challenger, but unfortunately both of his losses have come on AXS TV. Keep your eyes glued to the screen during this grappler vs. striker matchup!
Join Ron Kruck, UFC Hall of Famer Pat Miletich and Phoenix Carnevale | July 27th at 9/8c on AXS TV!
Full Broadcast Card:
- Welterweight Title – Kyle Stewart (10-0) vs. (C) James Nakashima (8-0)
- Featherweight – Alexandre Bezerra (20-5) vs. Sam Toomer (11-2, 1 NC)
- Light Heavyweight – Cristhian Torres (12-9) vs. Dashawn Boatwright (3-1)
- 140 lb. Catchweight – Ahmet Kayretli (7-2) vs. Shaun Spath (4-1)
- Flyweight – Victoria Leonardo (1-0) vs. Salina Rowland (0-0)
- Welterweight – Mitch Aguilar (2-1) vs. Mumia Abu Dey Ali (2-1)
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