Resurrection Fighting Alliance (RFA) president Ed Soares announced today that the promotion’s first event of 2014 will be headlined by a featherweight title fight in his hometown of Los Angeles. RFA 12 – Ortega vs. Koch will feature two undefeated fighters vying for gold as Brian “T-City” Ortega (7-0) faces Keoni “Evil Genius” Koch (5-0) at the historic Shrine Auditorium in the heart of Los Angeles, California. The entire main card will be televised live and nationwide on AXS TV at 10 p.m. ET / 7 p.m. PT.
The RFA 9 event took place on Friday night in Los Angeles at the StubHub Center while airing LIVE on AXS TV. The main event saw Pedro Munhoz (9-0) defeat long time MMA veteran Jeff Curran (34-16-1) to win the vacant RFA bantamweight title via split decision. Curran officially retired from MMA following the loss to Munhoz.