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LFA 5 Results & Highlights: Adam Townsend Tops Card with Last-Second Stoppage

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Legacy Fighting Alliance lightweight contender Adam Townsend (17-4) overcame a barrage of strikes from Marcus Edwards (12-5) to open their main event fight and dominated Edwards with repeated takedowns and ground and pound over three rounds until the referee called a stop to fight with seven seconds remaining at LFA 5 on Friday.

LFA 5: Edwards vs. Townsend Results

Main Card:

Adam Townsend def. Marcus Edwards by TKO (strikes) at 4:53, R3
Jamall Emmers def. Cory Sandhagen by Unanimous Decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
Matthew Frincu def. Kris Hocum by Unanimous Decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Matt Johnson def. Le’Ville Simpson by Unanimous Decision (29-28, 29-28, 30-27)
Brandon Royval (4-2) vs. Rakan Adwan (3-1) by Submission (armbar) at 1:54, R1
Slobodan Maksimovic def. Eric Grant by Unanimous Decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
Arut Pogosjan def. Nicholi Navarro by Split Decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-27)

Preliminary Card:

Enrique Gonzalez def. Maurice Salazar by KO at 4:55, R1
Cody Yohn def. Josh Watson by Submission (rear-naked choke) at 3:39, R1
John DeCrescenzo def. Oscar Herrera by Unanimous Decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28)*

*amateur bout

(Photo courtesy of Rich Burmaster and LFA)

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