LFA 43 highlights: Check out this good ol' fashioned face-plant in the main event

Friday’s LFA 43 event took concluded with a big knockout and face-plant in the main event.

In a battle of AXS TV Fights middleweight vets, Brendan Allen (9-3) scored a dazzling a highlight-reel knockout win over Larry Crowe (10-7) in the night’s headliner.

LFA 43 took place at Beaumont Civic Center in Beaumont, Texas, and it aired on AXS TV.

As Crowe pushed forward with lunging punches, a patient Allen caught him flush with a quick left. Crowe was out on his feet and crashed face-first into the mat.

The stoppage came at the 2:06 mark of the opening round, and Allen now has nine stoppages in nine career wins – six in the first round.

Also at LFA 43, featherweight Cameron Graves (7-2) stopped Jordan Titoni (6-3) via third-round head kick in a show-stopper, and Itzel Esquivel (3-2) tapped out Desiree Yanez (1-1) with a first-round armbar.

The latest LFA 43 card includes:

Brendan Allen def. Larry Crowe via knockout (punches) – Round 1, 2:06
Gleidson Cutis def. Nicolas Escheverry via split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)
Jake Heffernan def. Peter Stanonik via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Cameron Graves def. Jordan Titoni via TKO (strikes) – Round 3, 3:38
Kolton Englund vs. Juan Gonzalez via unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28)
Itzel Esquivel def. Desiree Yanez via submission (armbar) – Round 1, 3:34
Jeremy Hardy def. Joel Moore via TKO (strikes) – Round 1, 2:54

For more on LFA 43, check out the MMA Events section of the site.

Source: USA Today – MMA Junkie

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