Legacy Fighting Alliance is set to make its first appearance in Minnesota on Friday night at Mystic Lake Casino.
LFA 2 starts at 5:30 p.m. sharp on Friday at Mystic Lake, and the main event features Minnesota's own Mike "The Marine" Richman taking on rising prospect Lazar Stojadinovic. Many of Minnesota's top prospects also are in action.
Tickets will be available at the door, and they start at $35. The main card, which starts at 8 p.m., with be broadcast live on AXS-TV.
Minnesota MMA News caught up with matchmaker Jeremy Bjornberg this week to get his thoughts on each LFA 2 matchup. We also brought back our favorite fight predictor, the anonymous Hawkeye Fighter, to give us his thoughts and predictions for each bout.
PRO MAIN CARD (AXS-TV, 8 p.m.)
LAZAR STOJADINOVIC VS. MIKE RICHMAN
Records: Stojadinovic is 11-5, while Richman is 18-6.
Ranking: Richman is unranked (due to suspension), and Stojadinovic is from out of state.
Bjornberg's thoughts: "What a main event. I don't even know what to say, I just want to watch it. Richman has done all the right things leading up to this fight after having two years off due to his suspension for testing positive for PEDs. Not many dudes in this sport hit harder than Mike Richman. He's improved in