The Resurrection Fighting Alliance returned to action for RFA 9. The night’s main event saw Pedro Munhoz pick up his most impressive victory to date by defeating UFC-veteran Jeff Curran in the main event. Curran would announce his retirement following the hard-fought loss in the AXS TV main event.
In other action, TUF 17’s Kevin Casey, Brian Ortega, Steve Mocco, Alan Jouban, and Matt Manzanares would all pick up victories tonight at the Los Angeles StubHub Center.
RFA 9 Results:
- Vacant Bantamweight Title Fight: Pedro Munhoz def. Jeff Curran via split decision (47-48, 49-46, 50-45)
- Kevin Casey def. Casey Ryan via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
- Brian Ortega def. Jordan Rinaldi via submission (triangle choke) – Round 3, 2:29
- Steve Mocco def. Lew Polley via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28)
- Alan Jouban def. Chris Spang via TKO (strikes) – Round 3, 1:23
- Matt Manzanares def. Steve Swanson via submission (armbar) – Round 2, 3:37