LFA CEO Ed Soares reported nowadays that the development may have its 3rd instance of 2021 in Kansas. The headliner of LFA 99 will spotlight a light-heavyweight international name wrestle between a prior victor and a flooding prospect. The victor would be the fourth 205-pound champion in LFA historical past. The 3 previous heroes are as of now combating within the UFC and Bellator. The headliner will come with a light-heavyweight name wrestle between earlier Legacy FC champion Myron Dennis and lodging instructional Fabio Cherant. The entire theory card can be obtainable international on UFC FIGHT PASS® at 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT.
LFA 99 Combat Main points
- Major Tournament: Dennis vs Cherant
- Date: Friday, February 12, 2021
- Time: 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT.
- Location: Hartman Area
- Venue: Park Town, Kansas, United States
- TV Channel: ESPN+, DAZN
- Are living Circulate: FuboTV (Check out For Not anything)
Dennis (18-7) is rather perhaps essentially the most mainstream contenders to have emerged from the Legacy FC development. The Oklahoma native vanquished earlier UFC heavyweight name challenger Paul Buentello to catch the Legacy FC light-heavyweight name at Legacy FC 29. Dennis likewise contended in Legacy FC’s kickboxing development LK simply as GLORY Kickboxing. He at that time proceeded to contend at the UFC’s unscripted television display The Final Fighter 23 (TUF 23). Dennis dazzled UFC President Dana White along with his tip-top placing talents that brought about him to advance to the quarter-finals of TUF 23. When LFA used to be made after the consolidation of RFA and Legacy FC, Dennis would continue along with his triumphant tactics through overcoming present UFC contender Danilo Marques within the headliner of LFA 9. Dennis would get again to GLORY Kickboxing in 2018 but made a victorious re-visitation of MMA the following yr. He’s right now using a 3-battle win streak along with his newest luck coming in opposition to Dylan Potter within the co-headliner of LFA 95.
Present (6-1) is rather perhaps essentially the most encouraging light-heavyweight chances to stand up at the international segment of MMA these days. The Boston native and Joe Lauzon protégé gained his preliminary 4 knowledgeable classes in 2018. Every of the 4 of the ones successes dropped by means of lodging. The preliminary two had been via Guillotine Choke, whilst the following part stopped by means of Rear Bare Choke. The happy Haitian-American carried a wholly other significance to the appellation “The Boston Strangler” and his status grabbed the attention of any other celebrated New Englander, UFC President Dana White. Cognizant used to be welcome to function a Dana White’s Contender Collection instance on ESPN+ in what could be handiest his 5th knowledgeable wrestle. The person is the entire extra lovingly referred to as “Water Buffalo” did not get the luck that night time, on the other hand got a universe of involvement and popularity that he would use in his subsequent consultation, which grew to become out to be his LFA debut at LFA 86. Intelligible certainly gained with a gag, on the other hand this chance it got here via Anaconda Choke.
Major Card (To be had international on UFC FIGHT PASS®):
Myron Dennis vs Fabio Cherant (Major Tournament | Gentle-Heavyweight Identify Bout)
Brant Moore vs Again Huskic (Co-Major Tournament | Light-weight Bout)
Fernando Padilla vs Nate Richardson (Featherweight Bout)
Cody Brundage vs Joe Kropschot (Middleweight Bout)
Valerie Soto vs Flore Hani (Ladies’s Flyweight Bout)
Darian Weeks vs Nikolay Veretennikov (Welterweight Bout)
Trevor Wallace vs Cesar Gutierrez (Heavyweight Bout)
Primer Card (To be had international on Fb.com/LFAfighting):
Gerrica Trias vs Kawehi Wallace (Ladies’s Flyweight Bout)
Manuel Medina vs Chancey Wilson (Flyweight Bout)