Igor Siqueira knocks out Eimar Hernandez to capture the LFA Interim Flyweight Title at LFA 181

PRIOR LAKE, Minnesota — LFA 181 kicked off the second quarter of the promotion’s 2024 schedule with a pair of highlight reel knockouts at the top of the card. In the main event, Brazilian dynamo Igor “The Golden Boy” Siqueira made the most of his second chance at LFA gold by knocking out top undefeated prospect Eimar Hernandez in the first round. The win makes Siqueira the LFA interim flyweight champion. In the co-main event, top undefeated Vietnamese prospect Quang “Bang” Le lived up to his nickname with a beautiful left hook knockout at 2:47 of Round 1. The other fight results can be found below:




Main Card (Worldwide on UFC FIGHT PASS® at 9 p.m. ET / 6 p.m. PT):

Main Event | Interim Flyweight Title Bout (125 lb)
Igor Siqueira def. Eimar Hernandez via KO (Straight Right) at 1:07 of Round 1.

Co-Main Event | Bantamweight Bout (135 lb)
Quang Le def. Tial Thang via KO (Left Hook) at 2:47 of Round 1.

Featherweight Bout (145 lb)
Shaheen Santana def. Isaac Thomson via Split Decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28).

Bantamweight Bout (135 lb)
Santos Verdinez def. Keegan Witbeck via Unanimous Decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27).

Middleweight Bout (185 lb)
Wes Schultz def. Adland Benson via KO (Punches from Mount) at 3:39 of Round 1.

Heavyweight Bout (265 lb)
Alvin Hines def. Justin Smith via Unanimous Decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28).


Featured Preliminary Card (Worldwide on LFA Fight Network):

Heavyweight Bout (265 lb)
Steven Asplund def. Larry Gonzales via Unanimous Decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-26).

Lightweight Bout (155 lb)
Mark Choinski def. Noah Lindsey via Submission (Armbar) at 4:57 of Round 1.

Women’s Strawweight Bout (115 lb)
Jayde Sheeley def. Hannah Brobyskov via Submission (Rear Naked Choke) at 3:34 of Round 1.


Preliminary Card:

Featherweight Bout (145 lb)
Kurtis Ellis def. Canon Swanson via KO (Left Hook and Hammerfists) at 0:24 of Round 1.

Lightweight Bout (155 lb)
Kelton Sneve def. Davion Trotter via Unanimous Decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-26).

Catchweight Bout (150 lb)
Griffin Parriott def. Michael Banks via Submission (Rear Naked Choke) at 2:21 of Round 1.

Featherweight Bout (145 lb)
Dalan Jones vs. Zach Gehl via TKO (Ground n’ Pound) at 0:42 of Round 1.



About LFA:
LFA is a professional Mixed Martial Arts promotion that was formed by the powerhouse merger between RFA and Legacy FC in 2017. It has launched the careers of over 300 athletes that have reached the pinnacle of MMA by competing in the UFC. LFA presents live Mixed Martial Arts events on a monthly basis around the world including Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Denver, Dallas, Phoenix, Rio de Janeiro, and São Paulo. Based in Las Vegas, NV, LFA is one of the most active and respected MMA organizations in the fastest growing sport in the world. The promotion owns and operates LFA FIGHT NETWORK™, a premium YouTube channel that features live combat sports events alongside live LFA Prelims and historical fights.

Please visit LFA.com for updates and information. Visit the official LFA YouTube channel (LFA FIGHT NETWORK™) at @LFAfights. LFA is on Facebook at Facebook.com/LFAfighting. LFA is also on Instagram at @LFAfighting and X (formerly Twitter) at @LFAfighting.


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