LFA returned another event in back-to-back weeks with LFA 153 on February 17, 2023, from Horseshoe Hammond Casino in Hammond, IN.
Jose Mariscal and Guilherme Faria headlined the event in a featherweight bout. Mariscal returned to LFA for the first time since 2020. He had fought in CFFC and Cage Warriors in the meantime. He defeated Jordan Beltrán in his latest appearance in Combate Global in July 2022.
Guilherme Faria was 1-1 in LFA prior to this fight and defeated Zach Zane at LFA 125 in February 2022 in his last bout.
Logan Urban, former Dana White Contender Series participant, was in action in the co-main event as he faced Bahromjon Mashrapov. Former Bellator fighter Josh Streacker took on Dana White Contender Series 2022 participant Ahmad Hassanzada on the undercard.
The coverage started with the main card at 9 PM ET on UFC Fight Card. Check below for results from LFA 153: Mariscal vs Faria event with the complete card, start time and more details.
Prelims (8 pm ET)
- Khatanbaatar Khuukhenkhuu def. Isaiah Flores via submission(guillotine choke) at 2:01 of round 2 – Lightweight Bout
- Tristan Overvig def. Brandon Johnson via submission(rear-naked choke) at 3:13 of round 1 – Light-Heavyweight Bout (Watch Video)
- Kevin Nowaczyk def. Jorge Bezerra via TKO(doctor stoppage) at 0:01 of round 3 – Middleweight Bout (Watch Video)
Main Card (9 pm ET)
- Justin Lovrich def. Christian Turner via unanimous decision(30-27, 29-28, 29-28) – Lightweight Bout
- Alandria Brown def. Rachel Martinez via submission(rear-naked choke) at 1:45 of round 1 – Women’s Strawweight Bout (Watch Video)
- Josh Streacker def. Ahmad Hassanzada via unanimous decision(30-27, 30-27, 29-28) – Lightweight Bout
- Co-Main Event: Bahromjon Mashrapov def. Logan Urban via TKO(corner stoppage) at 5:00 of round 1 – Welterweight Bout
- Main Event: Chepe Mariscal def. Guilherme Faria via TKO at 2:02 of round 2 – Featherweight Bout (Watch Video)