LAS VEGAS, NV – On Thursday, February 11th, LFA hosted the weigh-in for LFA 99: Dennis vs. Cherant from the Holiday Inn – Wichita East in Wichita, Kansas.
The main event will feature a light-heavyweight world title fight between former Legacy FC champion Myron “Lightskin Dynamite” Dennis (18-7) and submission savant Fabio “Water Buffalo” Cherant (6-1).
LFA 99 will take place inside the Hartman Arena in Park City, Kansas, which is a suburb of Wichita. The main card will be available tomorrow night LIVE on UFC FIGHT PASS® at 9 p.m. ET / 6 p.m. PT.
LFA officials implemented strict health codes, safeguards, and Coronavirus (COVID-19) testing protocols throughout the week. In accordance with these guidelines, every athlete competing at LFA 99 has tested negative for Coronavirus (COVID-19).
All, but two fighters, made their contracted weight when they stepped on the scales. Brant Moore and Flore Hani missed the mark. They will forfeit a portion of their purses to their opponents. LFA 99 will proceed with nine bouts, which includes the light-heavyweight title fight in the main event.
LFA 99 WEIGH-IN RESULTS:
Main Card (Worldwide on UFC Fight Pass at 9 p.m. ET / 6 p.m. PT):
Main Event | Light-Heavyweight Title Bout (205 lb)Myron Dennis (203.6) vs. Fabio Cherant (204.8)
Co-Main Event | Lightweight Bout (155 lb)Brant Moore (159.2)*** vs. Ago Huskić (155.2)Bout will continue and Moore will pay a penalty to Huskić.
Featherweight Bout (145 lb)Fernando Padilla (144.2) vs. Nate Richardson (145.2)
Middleweight Bout (185 lb)Cody Brundage (185.6) vs. Joe Kropschot (185.6)
Women’s Flyweight Bout (125 lb)Valerie Soto (125) vs. Flore Hani (129.4)***Bout will continue and Hani will pay a penalty to Soto.
Welterweight Bout (170 lb)Darian Weeks (169.4) vs. Craig Fairley (169.8)
Heavyweight Bout (265 lb)Trevor Wallace (243) vs. Cesar Gutierrez (259)
Preliminary Card (Available worldwide on Facebook.com/LFAfighting):
Women’s Flyweight Bout (125 lb)Gerrica Trias (124.8) vs. Kawehi Wallace (125.4)
Flyweight Bout (125 lb)Manuel Medina (126) vs. Chancey Wilson (126)
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