Kevin Casey knocked out Andrew Sanchez to become the Resurrection Fighting Alliance middleweight champion Friday night in the main event of RFA 15. The card aired on AXS TV from Culver City, California.
Casey caught Sanchez in the opening round, landing a combo that floored him. He is 8-3 overall, including three straight wins.
In other action, Alan Jouban defeated Ricky Legere, Jr., James Monntasri stopped Jordan Rinaldo and Chinzo Machida, the brother of Lyoto Machida, defeated Dmitry Gerasimov.
Complete results and a video replay of Casey’s win can be found below:
Kevin Casey def. Andrew Sanchez via KO (strike) at 2:30 of Round 1
Alan Jouban def. Ricky Legere, Jr. via split decision (28-29, 29-28, 29-28)
James Moontasri def. Jordan Rinaldi via KO (strike) at 1:14 of Round 2
Sam Toomer def. Daniel Aguilar via DQ at 4:25 of Round 3
Chinzo Machida def. Dmitry Gerasimov via unanimous decision
Justin Jones def. John Hackleman, Jr. via submission (guillotine choke) at 2:01 of Round 1