Joe Stevenson, a one-time UFC lightweight contender, was defeated in the main event of Resurrection Fighting Alliance: 3 Saturday night. Dakota Cochrane, a former Ultimate Fighter contestant, secured a rear-naked choke and the win over Stevenson.
UFC ligth heavyweight champion Jon Jones, Stephan Bonnar and Justin McCully were all in attendance for the card from Kearney, Nebraska.
In other action, Bubba Jenkins, a former NCAA Div. I wrestling champion, submitted Jesus Adams with a rear-naked hoke, and Chidi Njokuani topped Bobby Cooper. The Maurice Smith-Ryan Lopez bout was cancelled due to Lopez falling ill.
RFA: 3 RESULTS
Dakota Cochrane def. Joe Stevenson via submission (rear-naked choke) at 1:04 of round two
Chidi Njokuani def. Bobby Cooper via unanimous decision
Bubba Jenkins def. Jesus Adame by submission (rear-naked choke) at 1:08 of round one
James Krause def. Amir Khillah via split decision
Jordan Rinaldi def. Mark Dickman via unanimous decision
Nick Macias def. Sean Wilson via submission (rear-naked choke) at 1:03 of round two
Aaron Ely def. Matt Manzanares via submission (guillotine) at 3:21 of round two
T.J. Hepburn def. Jeremy Mier via TKO (strikes) at 4:59 of round two
Carl Postma def. Anthony Alirez via KO at 0:19 of round one