LAS VEGAS, Nevada — LFA CEO Ed Soares announced today that the promotion will head deep in the heart of Texas in March with a long-awaited welterweight showdown at the top of LFA 63.
The main event of LFA 63 will feature the long-awaited showdown between Texas natives and top LFA welterweights Derrick "D-Rock" Krantz and Justin "The Tactician" Patterson. LFA 63 - Krantz vs. Patterson takes place Friday, March 29th at the Bell County Expo Center in Belton, Texas. The entire main card will be televised live and nationwide on AXS TV at 10 p.m. ET / 7 p.m. PT.
"I am excited to bring LFA back to the Centroplex of Texas at LFA 63," stated Soares. "Derrick Krantz and Justin Patterson are both proud Texans and two of our top welterweights. Krantz was the inaugural LFA welterweight champion. He is looking to get back into title contention against Patterson, who also has his sights set on divisional gold. They finally get to face each other in the main event of LFA 63 at the Bell County Expo Center on Friday, March 29th."