Titan FC 71 Results

Titan FC 71
Fight poster courtesy of Titan FC

Titan Fighting Championship returns to action with Titan FC 71, happening live from the InterContinental in Miami, Florida. The nine-fight card features both intriguing prospects and veterans of the MMA scene.

Headlining the card is a battle for the vacant Titan FC Featherweight Championship, as Andrew Whitney takes on UFC veteran Ali AlQaisi. American Top Team product Whitney carries a 16-8 record into the bout, riding a two-fight losing streak and having last fought nearly two years ago. Back in June, Jordan’s “Royal Fighter” AlQaisi rebounded from an 0-2 stint in the UFC to pick up a win at UAE Warriors 20.

Team Alpha Male fighter Amir Naser Kazemi enters the cage in the co-main event, fighting highly-touted prospect Ryan Kuse. Kazemi carries a 1-1 professional record into the fight, last fighting to a loss in June 2019. Kuse, meanwhile, has gotten off to a 3-0 start in his professional career, most recently taking a unanimous decision victory at Titan FC 68 back in March.

Titan FC 71 will also feature the return of MMA legend and one-time UFC middleweight title challenger Nate Marquardt. After capturing the Strikeforce welterweight belt in 2012, he would go 3-9 until he initially retired after losing to Cezar Ferreira in November 2017. The 42 year old’s comeback fight will be against Michael Cora, who since earning a shot on the Dana White Contender Series back in 2017, has gone 1-4, most recently losing by Ezekiel choke at Titan FC 66.

Also on the Titan FC 71 main card is a battle of blue-chip prospects. Former U23 World Wrestling champion Richie Lewis returns to action for his second professional bout, facing Xtreme Couture-trained “Starboy” Ernesto Rodriguez. Rodriguez sports a 2-0 record going into the fight, with both fights coming earlier this year, while Lewis picked up a decision victory in his professional MMA debut at Titan FC 68.

MMA Sucka has fight fans covered with Titan FC 71 results, with the preliminary card starting at 6:30pm ET/3:30pm PT on Titan FC’s Facebook page, followed by the main card at 8pm ET/5pm PT on UFC Fight Pass.

Titan FC 71 Results

Main Card

Ali AlQaisi def. Andrew Whitney via Unanimous Decision (50-45, 49-46, 49-46), wins vacant Titan FC Featherweight Championship

Ryan Kuse def. Amir Naser Kazemi via TKO (ground and pound), 4:44 of Round 2

Nate Marquardt def. Michael Cora via Submission (armbar), 2:39 of Round 1

Richie Lewis def. Ernesto Rodriguez via TKO (ground and pound), 2:57 of Round 2

Adrian Garcia def. Shojin Miki via Unanimous Decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)

Devon Dixon def. Brandon Lopez via Split Decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)

Preliminary Card

Chris Daniel def. Gustavo Villamil via Unanimous Decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)

Jonathan Ortiz def. Walter Gomez via TKO (leg kick, punches), Round 1

Sean Mora def. Matt Hicks via Unanimous Decision

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