The Legacy Fighting Alliance flyweight rubric volition beryllium connected the enactment erstwhile Carlos Mota steps into the cage for the archetypal clip successful 2022 astatine LFA 122.
Mota had a heck of a clip getting a combat successful past year. In fact, 2021 saw him combat conscionable once, aft aggregate bookings archetypal successful February, past July, fell through. Finally, the undefeated Brazilian got backmost to enactment successful July, winning a unanimous determination against Jefferson Oliveira — marking the archetypal clip Mota had competed since 2019.
At LFA 122 connected Friday, Mota was up against American Charles Johnson for the LFA flyweight championship. Johnson, who had been an interim champ, became the undisputed flyweight king successful LFA aft defeating Joao Camilo past August.
In a lightweight co-main event, Bellator and PFL alum Arthur Estrázulas faced surging imaginable Brant “Killer Bee” Moore.
The LFA 122 paper is acceptable to instrumentality spot astatine the The Factory astatine the District successful St. Louis, Missouri connected Friday, January 21, 2022. The lawsuit streams unrecorded exclusively connected UFC Fight Pass.LFA 122: Johnson vs. Mota Results
Charles Johnson (c) def. Carlos Mota by TKO, Round 5, 0:45 — for the LFA flyweight championship
Arthur Estrázulas def. Brant Moore by TKO, Round 1, 1:08
Gláucio Eliziário def. Will Starks by unanimous determination (29-28, 29-28, 30-27)
Sarek Shields def. Jeremiah Curtright by TKO (referee stoppage), Round 2, 5:00
Dan Moriarty def. Jett Shell by submission (heel hook), Round 2, 0:48
Brittney Cloudy def. Annette Nichols by TKO (doctor’s stoppage), Round 1, 3:14
Elmar Umarov def. Turner Williams by submission, Round 1
Will Monroe def. Avery Wilson by TKO, Round 1, 2:38 – amateur bout
Zac Moore def. Jared Medley by unanimous determination (29-28, 29-28, 29-28) – amateur bout
A.J. Cunningham vs. Fred Freeman bout cancelled
Jacob Highly vs. Arvin Mills bout cancelled