LEONARDO LEITE DEFEATS MYRON DENNIS TO CLAIM LIGHT HEAVYWEIGHT TITLE AT ‘AXS TV FIGHTS: LEGACY FIGHTING CHAMPIONSHIP 35’

LEONARDO LEITE DEFEATS MYRON DENNIS TO CLAIM LIGHT HEAVYWEIGHT TITLE AT ‘AXS TV FIGHTS: LEGACY FIGHTING CHAMPIONSHIP 35’

AXS TV FIGHTS Commentators Pat Miletich and ‘The Voice’ Michael Schiavello Break Down the Night’s Action in the Official Highlight Video

LOS ANGELES – Sept. 26, 2014 – In his Legacy FC debut, undefeated light heavyweight contender Leonardo Leite (5-0) defeated light heavyweight champion Myron Dennis (10-4) via TKO (referee stoppage) in the fourth round to claim the title at AXS TV FIGHTS: LEGACY FIGHTING CHAMPIONSHIP 35. The night’s action featured exciting finishes on all seven main card fights and was broadcast live from the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Tulsa, Oklahoma.

AXS TV FIGHTS commentators UFC Hall of Famer Pat Miletich and “The Voice” Michael Schiavello present tonight’s official highlight video, providing expert analysis during the clip: http://bit.ly/1pxobza

Results from the televised main card are as follows:

Leonardo Leite (5-0) defeats Myron Dennis (10-4) via TKO (referee stoppage) at 4:50 in round four.

Andrew Todhunter (7-0) defeats Levi Avera (18-15) via submission (rear naked choke) at 3:34 minutes in round one.

Dave Burrow (11-5) defeats Edward Cline Jr. (8-4-1) via submission (armbar) at 3:21 minutes in round one.

Rafael Lovato Jr. (1-0) defeats Canaan Grigsby (4-2) via submission (head and arm choke) at 4:07 minutes in round one.

Derrick Krantz (16-8) defeats Daniel Roberts (15-6) via submission (head and arm choke) at 2:49 minutes in round one.

James Warren (6-1) defeats Jesse Chaffin (6-3) via TKO at 4:17 minutes in round two.

Justin Radar (3-0) defeats Hector Arteaga (1-1) via submission (rear naked choke) at 3:22 minutes in round one.

Next week, Maximum Fighting Championship returns to AXS TV FIGHTS on Friday, Oct. 3 at 10pE/7pP featuring top-ranked lightweight contender Marcus “Bad Intentions” Edwards (7-2) and welterweight striking sensation Shane “Shaolin” Campbell (9-2) who face off for an unprecedented MFC superfight. AXS TV FIGHTS: MAXIMUM FIGHTING CHAMPIONSHIP 41 broadcasts live from the Shaw Conference Centre in Edmonton Alberta Canada.

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