Remember the name Brendan Allen, as he could soon find his way to the UFC.
Allen became the new Legacy Fighting Alliance middleweight champion when he locked in a rear-naked choke on Tim Hiley Friday night.
The two were the main event for Legacy Fighting Alliance 50, which aired live on AXS TV.
Allen scored his 10th victory in 13 pro fights, handing Hiley his first loss in eight bouts.
Raphael Pessoa pushed his record to 9-0 with a knockout of Brian Heden in the first round.
Complete results are below:
Main Event – Middleweight Title Fight – Brendan Allen (10-3) submitted Tim Hiley (7-1) with a rear-naked choke at 3:16 in round three.
Co-Main Event – Heavyweight Fight – Raphael Pessoa (9-0) knocked out Brian Heden (31-17) at 1:39 in round one.
Welterweight Fight – Bobby Lee (9-2) knocked out Ben Neumann (13-6) with a flying knee at 3:50 in round two.
Welterweight Fight – Jason Witt (14-5) submitted Ashkan Morvari (15-8) with a rear naked choke at 1:01 in round three.
Featherweight Fight – Josh Marsh (5-1) defeated Dimitry Gerasimov (9-7) via unanimous decision (30-26, 30-27, 29-28)
Bantamweight Fight – Askar Askar (8-0) defeated Derrick Mandell (8-5) via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27).
Heavyweight Fight – Daniel James (8-3-1) scored a TKO victory over Calyn Hull (5-1) at 0:36 in round two.