The Resurrection Fighting Alliance returns to action tonight on AXStv (formerly HDNet) for RFA 5. The televised main card will feature seven bouts, headlined by a featherweight title fight between Bellator veteran Jared Downing and “TUF: Live” member Jordan Rinaldi. The co-main event will pit WEC veteran James Krause against UFC veteran Joe Jordan. The card will take place at the Viaero Event Center in Kearney, Nebraska.
Outside of the headlining bouts, tonight’s bill will showcase promising talent looking to start their climb up the MMA ranks. Titan FC veteran Mirsad Bektic will put his perfect record on the line in a featherweight bout with MCC veteran Doug Jenkins. At bantamweight, Jungle Fight veteran Pedro Munhoz will take on Titan FC veteran Bill Kamery.
The AXStv main card will also feature the professional debuts of several talented amateur fighters including welterweight – and Division II National Champion – Kamarudeen “Marty” Usman taking on Extreme Challenge champion David Glover, also making his professional debut. USMC and three-time amateur champion David Bohi will make his professional debut against RFA amateur veteran Tony Rodriguez at heavyweight.
Kicking off the main card action will be a flyweight tilt between RFA veteran Matt Manzanares and NAIA wrestler Kevin Gray. The bout will serve as Gray’s professional debut as well.
Be sure to tune in tonight at 10PM on AXStv for all the hard-hitting action at RFA 5.
Main Card (10PM ET, AXStv)
- Featherweight Title Fight: Jared Downing vs. Jordan Rinaldi
- Welterweight: James Krause vs. Joe Jordan
- Featherweight: Mirsad Bektic vs. Doug Jenkins
- Bantamweight: Pedro Munhoz vs. Bill Kamery
- Welterweight: Kamarudeen “Marty” Usman vs. David Glover
- Heavyweight: Derek Bohi vs. Tony Rodriguez
- Flyweight: Matt Manzanares vs. Kevin Gray
Amateur Card (7:30PM ET)
- Enrique Torres vs. Jett Jones
- Jesus Sandovol vs. Jordan Sanford
- Richard Barajas vs. Dalton Goddard
- Josh Smith vs. Ryan MacDonald
- Kenny Navas vs. David Allen