Rafael Barbosa Brazil Featherweight Prospect making his third Legacy Fighting Alliance appearance fighting featherweight prospect Jamall Emmers. Barbosa is a top 3 Featherweight Prospect in the United States. Winner of this fight potentially has the opportunity for the vacated LFA Featherweight Title.
Barbosa, from Brazil, is a protege of former UFC light heavyweight champion and current Bellator standout Lyoto Machida. In his promotional debut at LFA 63, he took a unanimous decision from Cameron Graves with UFC president Dana White looking on. He followed that up with a first-round TKO over Nate Jennerman at LFA 68 in May. The win was his seventh straight.https://mmajunkie.usatoday.com/2019/09/tyler-diamond-vs-rafael-barbosa-featherweight-title-fight-lfa-79-california
Rafael Barbosa 23 years old will be a future UFC fighter and potential UFC champion but first MUST become a Legacy Fighting Alliance Champion.