BKFC 39 comes around on March 24, 2023, from Scope Arena in Norfolk, VA, with title fights in the main event and co-main event.
Reggie Barnett Jr. defends his bantamweight title against Daniel Alvarez in the main event. This will be his first defense. He became interim champion by beating Jarod Grant in July last year. He was last active when he beat Geane Herrera at BKFC 32. Alvarez will be taking part in just his second BKFC bout. He beat JR Ridge in his debut at BKFC 25.
In the co-main event, Britain Hart will take on Jenny Savage in a rematch to defend her Women’s Strawweight Championship. Hart won the title by beating Charisa Sigala at BKFC 29 in September last year. Hart beat Savage at BKFC 19 in 2021. Savage has two wins over Delaney Bailey and Nekah Dmitriyeva after that loss. Will she be able to take revenge and the title in the rematch?
To find out, tune in below as we post results live from BKFC 39 Norfolk: Barnett vs Alvarez event with complete fight card, start time, and more information.
Prelims (8 pm ET)
- Quintan Foye def. Cody Jenkins via unanimous decision (49-46, 49-46, 49-46) – Featherweight Bout
- Zach Calmus def. Mike Furnier via KO at 0:49 of round 2 – Heavyweight Bout (Watch Video)
Main Card (9 pm ET)
- Kyle Wright def. Pat Casey via TKO at 1:18 of round 3 – Light Heavyweight Bout
- Stanislav Grosu def. Quartus Sitt via KO at 1:59 of round 2 – Middleweight Bout
- Jay Jackson def. David Simpson via TKO at 1:32 of round 2 – Light Heavyweight Bout
- Kasim Ruffin def. Trai Santos via KO at 1:47 of round 4 – Featherweight Bout
- Will Worley def. Dimitri Angelini via KO at 1:10 of round 1- Welterweight Bout
- Co-Main Event: Britain Hart def. Jenny Savage via unanimous decision(50-44, 50-44, 49-45) – Women’s Strawweight World Championship Bout
- Main Event: Reggie Barnett Jr.(c) def. Daniel Alvarez via TKO(doctor stoppage) at 2:00 of round 3 – Bantamweight Championship Bout