LFA returned with another event on August 18, 2023 with LFA 165 event from Santa Cruz, CA, with a middleweight bout in the main event.
Daniel Compton and Renato Valente were set to fight in a rescheduled bout. They were earlier set to clash at LFA 161 which was canceled due to Compton’s injury.
Compton returned to LFA for the first time this year. He last defeated Billy Elekana at LFA 137 via split decision. Valente was coming off a loss against Azamat Bekoev at LFA 152. Was he able to bounce back to take his record to 3-3 in LFA?
Randall Wallace faced Wallace Lopes in a welterweight bout as they both made their LFA debut. Allan Begosso looked to break his losing streak as he faced Cristian Giovannie in a bantamweight bout. The main card started at 10 PM ET on UFC Fight Pass. Tune in below for results live from LFA 165 MMA event with complete fight card, and more details.
- Billy Ray Valdez def. Lorenzo Figueroa via submission at 2:33 of round 1- Heavyweight Bout
- Cristina Brador def. McKenna Mitchell via unanimous decison – Women’s Strawweight Bout
- Salvador Osorio def. Aris Arguello via TKO(doctor stoppage) in round 1 – Lightweight Bout
- Lucas Martino def. Matt Chapman via split decision(30-27, 30-27, 28-29)- Catchweight (157 lbs) Bout
- Adamu Isah def. Luciano Ramos via unanimous decison(30-27, 30-27, 30-27) – Catchweight (140 lbs) Bout
- Uran Satybaldiev def. Gabriel Thimoteo via unanimous decision(30-27, 30-27, 29-28) – Light Heavyweight Bout
- Kendra McIntyre def. Alandria Rosales via unanimous decision(30-27, 30-27, 30-27) – Women’s Strawweight Bout
- Eduardo Henrique def. Leandro Soares via unanimous decision (30-26, 30-26, 30-27) – Catchweight (130 lbs) Bout
- Allan Begosso def. Cristian Giovannie via unanimous decision(30-27, 30-27, 30-27) – Catchweight (137 lbs) Bout
- Co-Main Event: Buddy Wallace def. Wallace Lopes via TKOat 2:04 of round 1 – Catchweight (173 lbs) Bout (Watch Video)
- Main Event: Renato Valente def. Daniel Compton via TKO at 0:49 of round 2 – Middleweight Bout (Watch Video)