Two popular Brazilian lightweight mixed martial artist Junior Melo and Melquizael Costa are going to face each other on the upcoming Legacy Fighting Championship event. LFA 147 is going to be held this Friday, November 18th in the United States.
LFA 147 is the latest mixed martial arts event of the Legacy Fighting Championship. Featuring nine MMA bouts, the cage event is going to be held in Iowa. For the title fight, the event will feature Junior Melo and Melquizael Costa. In addition, a bantamweight bout between Justin Wetzell and Rafael do Nascimento will be held as the co-main event.
The upcoming LFA 147 bout will be Junior Melo and Melquizael Costa’s first face off. They have never fought before against each other. Also, the bout won’t be a title fight.
Junior Melo is a Brazilian mixed martial artist with a professional record of 12-5. This year, he fought twice under LFA’s banner. Surprisingly, Melo won both fights via TKO. Before that, he fought Johntha Guido last year and lost via unanimous decision.
Melquizael Costa is better kown as Melk inside MMA ring. The Brazilian martial artist has a professional record of 18-5. Recently, Costa defeated Tom Santos via TKO at the Presas Combat August event. He also had another bout under LFA. Against Italo Gomes, Costa faced a loss via unanimous decision over 3 rounds.
When will be LFA 147 held?
- Date: Friday, November 18, 2022
- Time: 09:00 p.m. ET
The upcoming LFA 147: Melo vs Costa mixed martial arts event is scheduled to begin this Friday, November 18, 2022. The main card portion of the event will initiate around 09:00 p.m. ET.
How to Watch LFA 147 on TV?
Legacy Fighting Association doesn’t have any official TV broadcast distribution partnership with any channel at this moment. None of the matches of upcoming LFA 147 will therefore be available for fans to watch on TV.
How to Livestream the event?
- UFC Fight Pass
Like other major LFA events, the upcoming LFA 147 will be available on UFC Fight Pass. With a monthly or annual subscription, fans can access live streams of all the upcoming matches in the event via UFC’s official OTT platform, UFC Fight Pass. Additionally, preliminary bouts will be live-streamed online on the official LFA YouTube channel.
Where will the event be held?
- Venue: WinnaVegas Casino Resort
- Location: Iowa, United States
The popular Vegas resort WinnaVegas casino resort is selected for the upcoming event. It is located in Iowa, United States.
LFA 147 Fight Cards:
The complete fight card list of upcoming LFA 147 MMA event is listed below:
- Junior Melo vs Melquizael Costa
- Justin Wetzell vs Rafael do Nascimento
- Askar Askar vs Rickey Furar
- Helen Peralta vs Aline Pereira
- Haris Talundzic vs Omoyele Gonzalez
- Ryan Leininger vs Jeremiah Curtright
- Ben Halder vs William Starks
- Lesie Hernandez vs Jasmine Pouncy
- Jasmine Montoya vs Amanda Macioce