Raoni Barcelos Out-Boxes Bobby Moffett to Retain His RFA Title | RFA 39 Highlights & Results
June 18, 2016
Friday was another first for the RFA; their first event in Indiana. The folks in Chicagoland were treated to a long night of action capping off with a five-round battle for the featherweight title. Raoni Barcelos was back to defend his featherweight title at RFA 39 and he faced a very tough opponent in Bobby “The Wolfman” Moffett. Rounds 1 and 2 were close, but the champ took over after that cruising to a unanimous victory to retain his title.
In other action, Mike Santiago added to his impressive win streak in the night’s co-main event, Jordan Johnson kept his undefeated record going with a submission victory, and Antonio Sanchez looked impressive besting fellow undefeated fighter Ode Osbourne.
Here are the highlights:
- Raoni Barcelos def. Bobby Moffett via Unanimous Decision (48-46, 48-46, 48-46)
- Mike Santiago def. Luis Saldana via TKO (Ref Stoppage Due to Strikes) 2:27 Round 3
- Jordan Johnson def. Shaun Asher via Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) 2:37 Round 3
- Bobby Nash def. Deray Davis via TKO (Ref Stoppage) 0:40 Round 1
- Adam Ward def. Doug Deback via Unanimous Decision (30-26, 30-26, 30-27)
- Antonio Sanchez def. Ode Osbourne via Unanimous Decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
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