FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 12
LFA 118: AMORIM vs. YOUNG
BJJ WORLD CHAMPION
JAQUELINE “JACQUE” AMORIM
KICKBOXING WORLD CHAMPION
LOVETH “NIGERIAN TERMINATOR” YOUNG
WOMEN’S STRAWWEIGHT WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP
LIVE on UFC FIGHT PASS®
BURBANK CONVENTION CENTER
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LAS VEGAS, Nevada — On Thursday, November 11th, LFA hosted the weigh-in for LFA 118: Amorim vs. Young from the Los Angeles-Burbank Marriott Convention Center in Burbank, California. The main event will feature a women’s strawweight title fight between BJJ world champion Jaqueline “Jacque” Amorim (4-0) and Kickboxing world champion Loveth “Nigerian Terminator” Young (3-1-1).
LFA 118 will take place inside the Los Angeles-Burbank Marriott Convention Center in Burbank, California. The main card will be available tomorrow night LIVE on UFC FIGHT PASS® at 10 p.m. ET / 7 p.m. PT.
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 118 has been cleared for competition.
Every fighter made their contracted weight when they stepped on the scales. LFA 118 will proceed with eight bouts, which includes the women’s strawweight title fight in the main event.
LFA 118 WEIGH-IN RESULTS:
Main Card (Worldwide on UFC Fight Pass at 10 p.m. ET / 7 p.m. PT):
Main Event | Women’s Strawweight Title Bout (115 lb)
Jaqueline Amorim (115) vs. Loveth Young (114)
Co-Main Event | Bantamweight Bout (135 lb)
Askar Askar (135.4) vs. Leandro Gomes (135.8)
Featherweight Bout (145 lb)
Javier Garcia (146) vs. Ryan Fillingame (145.2)
Women’s Flyweight Bout (125 lb)
Jena Bishop (125.2) vs. Dione Barbosa (125.2)
Catchweight Bout (140 lb)
Rickey Furar (139.6) vs. Christian Avalos (138.8)
Women’s Strawweight Bout (115 lb)
Alandria Brown (115.4) vs. Sidney Trillo (115)
Womne’s Flyweight Bout (125 lb)
Nadine Mandiau (125.8) vs. Taylor Mauldin (125.2)
Bantamweight Bout (135 lb)
Joe Dorado (135.2) vs. Corvan Allen (136)
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 250 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®. In 2021, the LFA expanded internationally by hosting multiple events in Brazil.
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 Los Angeles, Las Vegas, Phoenix , Denver, Dallas, and Minneapolis. 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).
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About IMPERIAL FAMILY COMPANIES:
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About BURBANK CONVENTION CENTER:
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This post was written by Ryan Bevins