Now that the
#LFA158 weigh-in is in the books, which fight are you looking
forward to most?
— LFA (@LFAfighting)
May 19, 2023
Legacy Fighting Alliance returns to Arizona with an intriguing
lightweight title clash.
The main event of
LFA 158 will see Jean-Paul
Lebosnoyani take on Jacobi
Jones for the promotion’s lightweight championship. Both title
participants made weight, although both Eric
McConico and Joe
Stafford missed weight for their respective bouts. Both fights
will continue, with the overweight fighters being fined.
The main event will be a test of grappling styles. Lebosnoyani is a
Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu black belt, who holds a 5-1 professional mixed
martial arts record. “The Lifeguard” is on a three-fight win
streak, with all three coming via submission. Meanwhile, Jones
(5-1) is a three-times NCAA All-American. “Big Toe” most recently
Turner and Riley
Wiseman, bouncing back from a submission loss to Austin
Wourms. Both men weighed 154.4 pounds.
The LFA 158 main card will stream live on UFC Fight Pass at 10 p.m.
ET/7 p.m. PT on Friday.
LFA 158 Weigh-in Results:
Lebosnoyani (154.4) vs. Jacobi
(125.6) vs. Edwin
De Los Santos (125)
Duarte (126) vs. Aupuni Pagaoa (125.8)
Katambwa (155.8) vs. Austin
Tena (145.4) vs. Riley
McConico (191.2)* vs. Kevem
Ikei (125.4) vs. Joe
Martinez (156) vs. Tyler Jones
Marghitas (145.4) vs. Kyetin
Cruz (135.2) vs. Adrian
DiFrancesco (115.2) vs. Maia
Elliott (135.4) vs. Deshawn
Mackey Jr. (252.6) vs. Chris
*McConico missed the catchweight by 1.2 pounds and will pay a
penalty to Felipe.
** Stafford missed weight by .6 pounds and will pay a penalty to
LFA 158 Weigh-in Results: 2 Fighters Miss Weight