Resurrection Fighting Alliance 3
UFC veteran and The Ultimate Fighter 2 winner Joe “Daddy” Stevenson headlines the main event and faces Dakota Cochrane, a Nebraska native and one of the RFA lightweight division’s top prospects. Stevenson and Cochrane will fight at 155 pounds. RFA 3: Stevenson vs Cochrane includes nine scheduled pro fights plus an amateur card and begins at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, June 30. A University of Nebraska at Kearney graduate, Cochrane is 11-3 as a pro and appeared in March on The Ultimate Fighter reality TV series. He has a notable win over World Extreme Cagefighting lightweight champion Jamie Varner. Stevenson has a 31-14 pro record, fought 16 times in the UFC and is a former No. 1 contender in the UFC’s lightweight division. In 2008, he lost his UFC title fight to B.J. Penn at UFC 80. Tickets are $22 and $30 (plus $6 fees) and are on sale by calling 308.338.8011 or online at www.kearneyevents.com. Ringside tables seat six and cost $600.