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RFA 7 Results: Hot Prospect Brandon Thatch Picks Up Win

Brandon Thatch appears to be on the cusp of joining the UFC, and his recent victory over Mike Rhodes proved that.

Thatch submitted Rhodes to improve to 9-1 Friday night at Resurrection Fighting Alliance 7 in Colorado. The main card aired on AXS TV.

Thatch scored with a rear-naked choke with just over two minutes left in the round. He trains with UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre, and has won his last eight fights.

Also on the card, Chidi Njokuani was upset by Jeremy Kimball. Below are complete results:

Brandon Thatch def. Mike Rhodes via submission (rear-naked choke) – Round 1, 2:22

Jeremy Kimball def Chidi Njokuani via submission (rear-naked choke) – Round 2, 1:51

Mirsad Bektic def. Nick Macias via TKO (punches) – Round 1, 1:57

Billy Colon def. Vinnie Lopez via submission (armbar) – Round 3, 1:12

Tommy Thompson def. Joey Banks via knockout (punches) – Round 1, 0:20

Zac Chavez def. Danny Mainus via split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)

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