Legacy Fighting Alliance was at the Bell County Expo Center in Belton, Texas for LFA 63 on Friday night. The main event, a welterweight showdown, as Derrick “D-Rock” Krantz squared off with Justin “The Tactician” Patterson
Krantz was the inaugural LFA Welterweight champion. Currently “D-Rock” was on a three-fight win streak, coming off a TKO of Charles Hayward. Patterson is a big show vet who’s fought once for Combate Americas, seven times for Bellator MMA, and will be entering the LFA Octagon for the second time. Patterson has won two straight fights, a TKO of Brian Grinnell and a unanimous decision over Ramiz Brahimaj at LFA 55.
The co-main is a battle between unbeaten featherweights, American, Jake “The Grinder” Hefferman faces, Brazilian, Gabriel “Gabito” Silva.
AXS TV Main Card
Welterweight Bout: Derrick Krantz (24-10) defeats Justin Patterson (11-5) by KO (punches) 2:27 Round 1
Featherweight Bout: GAbriel Silva (7-0) defeats Jake Hefferman (7-1) KO (punches) 1:23 Round 1
Flyweight Bout: Hailey Cowan (3-1) defeats Sarah Click (2-3) by technical submission (rear naked choke) 1:29 Round 2
Featherweight Bout: Rafael Barbosa (11-1) defeats Cameron Graves (7-3) by (29-28, 29-28, 29-28) unanimous decision
Bantamweight Bout: Armando Villarreal (5-1) defeats. Devin Miller (5-2) by KO (punches) 0:16 Round 3
Lightweight Bout: Le’Ville Simpson (8-4) vs. Kolton Englund (6-2) Cancelled
Middleweight Bout: Kailan Hill (5-0) defeats Jhonoven (4-3) by (30-27, 29-27, 30-27) unanimous decision
Welterweight Bout: Nico Echeverry (6-2) defeats Steven Jones (3-1) TKO (head kick & punches)
Lightweight Bout: Michael Murphy (2-1) defeats Phillip Platt (2-3) by KO (punch) 0:18 Round 1
Flyweight Bout: Katelyn Nicado (1-2) defeats Veronica Garcia (1-2) by split decision
Atomweight Bout: Melissa McCue (3-3) defeats Sarah Foster (0-1) by submission (triangle choke) 1:33 Round 2
Bantamweight Bout: Jesse Fabila (2-0) defeats Steffin Barrera (0-3) by submission (guillotine choke) 2:24 Round 1