Thomas Almeida secured the Legacy Fighting Championship bantamweight title Friday night with a first round TKO victory over Caio Machado in the main event of Legacy FC 32.
Almeida dropped Machado with a perfectly-placed liver shot, following up with some ground-and-pound to earn the finish and improve to 17-0. Fifteen of his victories have come in the first round.
In other main card action, Derrick Krantz, Klayton Mai, Quentin Henry and Tony Kelley all earned submission victories.
Complete results and a video recap can be found below:
Thomas Almeida def. Caio Machado via TKO (strikes) at 4:17 of Round 1 to become Legacy FC bantamweight champion
Derrick Krantz def. Kyle Bradley via submission (rear-naked choke) at 3:44 of Round 2
Klayton Mai def. Matthew Schnell via submission (guillotine choke) at 1:04 of Round 2
Quentin Henry def. Nicholas Jackson via submission (armbar) at 4:51 of Round 1
Geoff Neal def. Allen Smith via unanimous decision
Tony Kelley def. Christopher Pham via submission (guillotine choke) at 4:57 of Round 2