Legacy Begins 2016 With a Milestone Friday on AXS TV


Legacy Fighting Championship Celebrates Their 50th Event Friday on AXS TV!

On November 7, 2009 Legacy Promotions held their very first event in Houston, TX. This Friday (now) Legacy Fighting Championship returns to Houston to celebrate their 50th event!

Legacy 50 is the 2016 debut for the promotion and it features a ton of familiar faces including Rey Trujillo and Ray Blodget, who fought on the very first Legacy card! In the main event, PRIDE and Strikeforce vet Evangelista “Cyborg” Santos (18-16) takes on Artenas Young (10-9), who will be making his 10th appearance with Legacy. The co-main event features a pair of returning lightweights as Ray Blodget (9-3) battles Jared Chaffee (5-1).

The rest of the card features plenty of familiar faces who combine for over 50 fights with Legacy! “The Hulk” Jonathan Harris (10-5) is set to take on “The Wolverine” Justin Reiswerg (9-5). Rey Trujillo (18-15) will make his 14th Legacy appearance against Charles Cheeks III (9-3). Rounding out the card are featherweights Alex Black (8-4) and Michael Rodriguez (7-4), undefeated flyweights David Acosta (2-0) and Roberto Sanchez (3-0), and heavyweights Jeremy Hardy (2-1) and Dale Mitchell (6-6).

Join Ron Kruck and UFC Hall of Famer Pat Miletich  | FRIDAY 10/9c on AXS TV!

Full Broadcast Card:

  • Welterweight – Evangelista “Cyborg” Santos (18-16) vs. Artenas Young (10-9)
  • Lightweight – Jared Chaffee (5-1) vs. Ray Blodget (9-3)
  • Lightweight – Jonathan Harris (10-5) vs. Justin Reiswerg (9-5)
  • Lightweight – Charles Cheeks III (9-3) vs. Rey Trujillo (18-15)
  • Featherweight – Michael Rodriguez (7-4) vs. Alex Black (8-4)
  • Flyweight – David Acosta (2-0) vs. Roberto Sanchez (3-0)
  • Heavyweight – Jeremy Hardy (2-1) vs. Dale Mitchell (6-6)

Tune in, follow along on Twitter using #Legacy50

Stay tuned AFTER the fights for an All New Inside MMA!

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