Results and Highlights From A Milestone Night From Legacy Fighting Championship | Legacy 50 Results and Highlights

Evangelista Santos Makes a Successful Comeback to MMA at Legacy 50

An event almost a decade in the making, went like many recent Legacy Fighting Championship events…

On a night that Legacy celebrated their 50th event, the finishes came fast and furious like they seem to do for the promotion. Legacy kicked off a new year of fights with five finishes in seven fights.

In the night’s main event Evangelista “Cyborg” Santos returned to the cage for the first time in almost 2 years against Legacy mainstay Artenas Young. Cyborg came with his usual aggressive strategy and cruised to a decision victory. Of the remaining 6 fights on the Legacy 50 card, 5  ended via finish. Ray Blodget broke the jaw of Jared Chaffee before his eventual submission victory, Justin Reiswerg wasted no time in submitting fellow Legacy-regular Jonathan Harris, Alex Black added another submission to his record, Roberto Sanchez came out on top in a battle of unbeatens, and heavyweight Jeremy Hardy kicked off the night with a TKO win over Dale Mitchell.

Here are the highlights:

  • Evangelista Santos (19-16) def. Artenas Young (10-10) via Unanimous Decision (29-28 30-27 29-28)
  • Ray Blodget (10-3) def. Jared Chaffee (5-2) via Submission (Guillotine Choke) 3:38 Rnd 1
  • Justin Reiswerg def. Jonathan Harris via Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) 1:43 Rnd 1
  • Rey Trujillo def. Charles Cheeks III via Unanimous Decision
  • Alex Black def. Michael Rodriguez via Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) 1:57 Rnd 1
  • Roberto Sanchez (4-0) def. David Acosta (2-1) via Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) 4:25 Rnd 3
  • Jeremy Hardy (3-1) def. Dale Mitchell (6-7) via TKO (Punches & Knees) 3:20 Round 1

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