Nick Newell & Vernon Lewis Walk Away Victorious | LFA 35 Highlights & Results
LFA Brought Fireworks to Houston at LFA 35!
In the main event of the evening, “Notorious” Nick Newell returned to MMA after 2 years off to face the tough Bellator vet Sonny “El Loco” Luque. Newell quickly found the opening and scored his 10th first round finish. Watch his finish below:
The Heavyweight battled in the co-main event as Vernon Lewis battled Jared Vanderaa. Lewis was able to outwork Vanderaa for all three rounds, scoring the unanimous decision victory.
Here are the LFA 35 highlights:
- Nick Newell def. Sonny Luque via Submission (Neck Crank) 2:10 into Round 1
- Vernon Lewis def. Jared Vanderaa via Unanimous Decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
- Jason Langellier def. Thomas Webb via Submission (D’Arce Choke) 1:10 into Round 1
- Charles Cheeks III def. Rivaldo Junior via Unanimous Decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28)
- Adrian Yanez def. Nathan Trepagnier via KO (Punch) 4:56 into Round 1
- Cheyanne Vlismas def. Karla Hernandez via TKO (Elbows) 4:22 into Round 3
- Leomana Martinez def. Casey Jones via KO (Punch) 2:25 into Round 1
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