Photo gallery: RFA 12

Resurrection Fighting Alliance held their twelfth event (RFA 12) this past Friday night in Los Angeles. RFA 12 aired live on AXStv and saw Brian Ortega win the RFA featherweight championship in the main event with a split decision victory over Keoni Koch. Pedro Munhoz retained his bantamweight title with a first round submission over Billy Daniels in the co-headliner. Check out our exclusive photo gallery of the event.

Justine Kish talks Resurrection Fighting Alliance fight with Randa Markos Thomas

In China, 2014 is the Year of the Horse, in the IOC this is the Year of the XXII Olympic Winter Games, but in MMA many are calling this the Year of the Strawweight. The UFC, the sport’s premier organization, is set to lead the way by establishing a Women’s MMA strawweight division complete with an entire twentieth season of its hit reality show The Ultimate Fighter geared around crowning the winner as the promotion’s first-ever strawweight champion.

72 hours a week in the oil fields much tougher than MMA for RFA 12’s Zac Chavez

Sacrifice is huge part of the MMA world. For Resurrection Fighting Alliance’s Zac Chavez sleep is a big sacrifice. The 25 year old fighter from Colorado works a grueling schedule to provide for his family and then works just as hard sharpening his skills as a mixed martial artist. Zac joined Pro MMA Now Radio to talk about his upcoming fight and more.

Pro MMA Now Radio returns tonight to talk RFA 12, MFC 39 and more at 9 p.m. ET

Time to kick off the new year and what better way to do it than with an all new episode of Pro MMA Now Radio. January is already shaping up to be a huge month as Resurrection Fighting Alliance and Maximum Fighting Championships both return to AXS TV.

In the first televised RFA women’s bout, Justine Kish draws Randa Markos Thomas for RFA 12

When Resurrection Fighting Alliance returns to kick off 2014 it will do so by airing the first televised female bout between strawweights Justine Kish and Randa Markos Thomas. This fight will take place at RFA 12 that goes down January 24th and will air live on AXS TV.

Resurrection Fighting Alliance returns with ‘Ortega vs. Koch’ January 24th

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.