LFA 113: LEWIS vs. PETERSEN
HEAVYWEIGHT TITLE FIGHT
LIVE on UFC FIGHT PASS®
FRIDAY, JULY 30
BELL COUNTY EXPO CENTER
Tickets are on sale NOW through BellCountyExpo.com
LAS VEGAS, Nevada — On Thursday, July 29th, LFA hosted the weigh-in for LFA 113: Lewis vs. Petersen from the Holiday Inn Temple-Belton in Temple, Texas. The main event will feature a heavyweight title fight between knockout artist Vernon “Big E” Lewis (8-4) and top undefeated prospect Thomas “The Train” Petersen (4-0).
LFA 113 will take place inside the Bell County Expo Center in Belton, Texas. The main card will be available tomorrow night LIVE on UFC FIGHT PASS® at 9 p.m. ET / 6 p.m. PT.
Tickets for LFA 113 – Lewis vs. Petersen are available for purchase NOW at BellCountyExpo.com.
LFA officials implemented strict health codes, safeguards, and Coronavirus (COVID-19) testing protocols throughout the week. In accordance with these guidelines, every athlete competing at LFA 113 has tested negative for Coronavirus (COVID-19).
Every fighter made their contracted weight when they stepped on the scales. LFA 113 will proceed with seven bouts, which includes the heavyweight title fight in the main event.
LFA 113 WEIGH-IN RESULTS:
Main Card (Worldwide on UFC Fight Pass at 9 p.m. ET / 6 p.m. PT):
Main Event | Heavyweight Title Bout (265 lb)
Vernon Lewis (264.8) vs. Thomas Petersen (242.2)
Co-Main Event | Bantamweight Bout (135 lb)
Ricky Camp (135.6) vs. Gregory Fischer (134.6)
Catchweight Bout (175 lb)
Glaucio Elizario (174.2) vs. Chris Brown (173.6)
Flyweight Bout (125 lb)
Alden Coria (125.2) vs. Donnie Ballou (125.8)
Women’s Strawweight Bout (115 lb)
Giovanna Canuto (115.4) vs. Kat Solorzano (115.2)
Bantamweight Bout (135 lb)
Patrick Ferguson (136) vs. Cezly Collard (136)
Lightweight Bout (155 lb)
Jettre Hampton (155.6) vs. Keith Smith (155.6)
In 2017, RFA and Legacy FC merged to form LFA, the premier developmental organization in Mixed Martial Arts. The combined forces of LFA launched the careers of over 230 athletes that have reached the pinnacle of MMA by competing in the UFC. In 2018, the promotion joined the Imperial Family Companies group (formerly London Trust Media). In 2019, the promotion announced a broadcast partnership with UFC FIGHT PASS®.
LFA is a professional Mixed Martial Arts promotion that gives rising stars and top contenders the opportunity to prove their talent to fans and leaders in the industry. LFA was formed by the powerhouse merger between RFA and Legacy FC. LFA presents live Mixed Martial Arts events on a monthly basis around the United States including Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Denver, Dallas, and Houston. Based in Las Vegas, NV, LFA is one of the most active and respected MMA organizations in the fastest growing sport in the world. (The Octagon, Ultimate Fighting Championship®, UFC®, and the eight-sided competition mat and cage design are registered trademarks owned exclusively by Zuffa, LLC. All rights reserved).
About UFC FIGHT PASS®:
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About IMPERIAL FAMILY COMPANIES:
The Imperial Family Companies maintains a diversified portfolio with one common theme: bringing power to the people. The IFC is proud to partner with the LFA management team to showcase the greatest talents of tomorrow. Learn more about the IFC at ImperialFamily.com.
About BELL COUNTY EXPO:
Whether you’re in search of great music, championship rodeos, or exciting motocross action, the Bell County Expo Center, home of the Central Texas State Fair, is truly the center of it all. … Just a short trip down I-35 from virtually anywhere in Texas will take you to Central Texas’ best entertainment arena. Please visit their website at BellCountyExpo.com for more information.
This post was written by Ryan Bevins