Resurrection Fighting Alliance 5 - Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) Event on November 30, 2012 in Kearney, Nebraska USA

A pair of rising talents face each other in the Resurrection Fighting Alliance’s featherweight championship at Kearney’s Viaero Event Center on Nov. 30. Jordan Rinaldi and Jared Downing headline the RFA’s first-ever title fight at 145 pounds. RFA 5 includes 12 bouts that begin at 7 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 30. Rinaldi and Downing are RFA veterans and boast of careers with wins over some of the sport's top fighters. Rinaldi (6-0) of Charlotte, N.C., trains at legendary Royce Gracie Jiu Jitsu and appeared in March as one of 32 finalists on “The Ultimate Fighter” reality TV series. Rinaldi’s fight resume includes a win over UFC vet Dennis Bermudez. He also won an eye-opening fight at RFA 3 in June over talented up-and-comer Mark Dickman. Downing (9-1) fought on the first two RFA cards in Kearney, defeating Eric Marriott at RFA 1 and Alessandro Ferreira at RFA 2. Fighting out of Cedar Rapids, Iowa, Downing is respected as an all-around fighter with strong standup skills.

Event Information


Jordan Rinaldi
Jared Downing
WINNER 
14-7-0
Record
10-6-0
5′ 10″
Height
5′ 5″
165 lbs.
Weight
135 lbs.
Decision
(Unanimous Decision) in the 5th round
Fight was scheduled for 5 rounds (5x5x5x5x5)
Judge 1 scored it 50-45. Judge 2 scored it 49-46. Judge 3 scored it 48-47.
Joseph Jordan
James Krause
WINNER
49-14-2
Record
26-7-0
5′ 6″
Height
6′ 2″
155 lbs.
Weight
175 lbs.
Submission
(Guillotine Choke) in the 3rd round
Fight was scheduled for 3 rounds (5x5x5)
Doug Jenkins
Mirsad Bektic
WINNER
16-13-0
Record
13-1-0
5′ 10″
Height
5′ 8″
145 lbs.
Weight
145 lbs.
Decision
(Unanimous Decision) in the 3rd round
Fight was scheduled for 3 rounds (5x5x5)
Judge 1 scored it 30-27. Judge 2 scored it 30-27. Judge 3 scored it 30-27.
Pedro Munhoz
WINNER
Bill Kamery
18-4-0
Record
14-8-0
5′ 6″
Height
5′ 6″
145 lbs.
Weight
135 lbs.
Submission
(Heel Hook) in the 1st round
Fight was scheduled for 3 rounds (5x5x5)
David Glover
Kamaru Usman
WINNER
5-6-0
Record
15-1-0
5′ 11″
Height
6′ 0″
170 lbs.
Weight
185 lbs.
TKO/RSC
(Referee Stoppage from Strikes) in the 2nd round
Fight was scheduled for 3 rounds (5x5x5)
Derek Bohi
WINNER
Tony Rodriguez
8-5-0
Record
0-1-0
6′ 4″
Height
5′ 10″
265 lbs.
Weight
220 lbs.
TKO/RSC
(Referee Stoppage from Strikes) in the 1st round
Fight was scheduled for 3 rounds (5x5x5)
Matt Manzanares
WINNER
Kevin Gray
7-7-0
Record
9-7-0
5′ 6″
Height
5′ 4″
135 lbs.
Weight
125 lbs.
TKO/RSC
(Referee Stoppage from Strikes) in the 1st round
Fight was scheduled for 3 rounds (5x5x5)
Jett Jones
WINNER
Enrique Torres
2-9-0
Record
14-2-1
6′ 2″
Height
5′ 11″
195 lbs.
Weight
185 lbs.
Decision
(Unanimous Decision) in the 3rd round
Fight was scheduled for 3 rounds (3x3x3)
Judge 1 scored it 30-27. Judge 2 scored it 30-27. Judge 3 scored it 30-27.
Jordan Sanford
WINNER
Jesus Sandovol
1-2-0
Record
1-1-0
6′ 1″
Height
5′ 11″
185 lbs.
Weight
192 lbs.
TKO/RSC
(Referee Stoppage from Strikes) in the 1st round
Fight was scheduled for 3 rounds (3x3x3)
Eric Shelton
Richard Barajas
WINNER
11-5-0
Record
8-3-0
5′ 6″
Height
5′ 8″
135 lbs.
Weight
155 lbs.
Decision
(Unanimous Decision) in the 3rd round
Fight was scheduled for 3 rounds (3x3x3)
Judge 1 scored it 29-28. Judge 2 scored it 29-28. Judge 3 scored it 29-28.
Ryan MacDonald
Josh Smith
WINNER
10-1-0
Record
8-4-0
5′ 6″
Height
5′ 8″
135 lbs.
Weight
125 lbs.
Submission
(Strikes) in the 3rd round
Fight was scheduled for 3 rounds (3x3x3)
David Allen
Kenny Navas
WINNER
3-4-0
Record
3-1-0
5′ 9″
Height
5′ 7″
155 lbs.
Weight
155 lbs.
Submission
(Kimura) in the 1st round
Fight was scheduled for 3 rounds (3x3x3)