Category Archives: LEGACY FIGHTING ALLIANCE

Kevin Aguilar & Andrea Lee Score Highlight Reel Finishes to Win Featherweight & Flyweight Titles on AXS TV FIGHTS: LFA 4

Kevin Aguilar & Andrea Lee Score Highlight Reel Finishes to Win Featherweight & Flyweight Titles on AXS TV FIGHTS: LFA 4 KEVIN AGUILAR & ANDREA LEE SCORE HIGHLIGHT REEL FINISHES TO WIN FEATHERWEIGHT AND FLYWEIGHT TITLES ON ‘AXS TV FIGHTS: LEGACY FIGHTING ALLIANCE 4’ Los Angeles – Feb. 17, 2017 – In a thrilling, back-and-forth main event on AXS TV FIGHTS: LEGACY FIGHTING ALLIANCE 4 tonight, Kevin Aguilar (12-1) landed a powerful right hand to knock Damon Jackson (11-2-1) out cold to claim the inaugural featherweight title. In the co-main event, Andrea Lee (6-2) dominated Heather Bassett (4-3) before catching her in an armbar in the third round and winning LFA’s first women’s flyweight belt. Full highlights from tonight’s broadcast are available to embed via YouTube here: http://bit.ly/LFA4_Highlights AXS TV FIGHTS: LEGACY FIGHTING ALLIANCE 4 was presented by Pat Miletich and “The Voice” Michael Schiavello,...

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LFA Featherweight & Women’s Flyweight Title Bouts Official for ‘AXS TV FIGHTS: LFA 4’ Tomorrow

LFA Featherweight & Women’s Flyweight Title Bouts Official for ‘AXS TV FIGHTS: LFA 4’ Tomorrow LFA FEATHERWEIGHT AND WOMEN’S FLYWEIGHT TITLE BOUTS OFFICIAL FOR TOMORROW NIGHT’S ‘AXS TV FIGHTS: LEGACY FIGHTING ALLIANCE 4’ BROADCAST Headliners Damon Jackson and Kevin Aguilar Battle for the Inaugural LFA Flyweight Title Final Legacy FC Champ Andrea Lee Takes on RFA Alum Heather Bassett for the Inaugural LFA Women’s Featherweight Belt in the Co-Main Event Los Angeles – Feb. 16, 2017 – The two scheduled title fights headlining tomorrow night’s broadcast of AXS TV FIGHTS: LEGACY FIGHTING ALLIANCE 4 are official after all the competitors made weight at today’s weigh-in event. In the main event, LFA’s inaugural featherweight belt is on the line as UFC veteran and former Legacy FC champ Damon Jackson (11-1-1), who was victorious last month at LFA 1, takes on final Legacy FC champ Kevin Aguilar...

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Trevin Giles Remains Undefeated with Victory over Ryan Spann on ‘AXS TV FIGHTS: LFA 3’

Trevin Giles Remains Undefeated with Victory over Ryan Spann on ‘AXS TV FIGHTS: LFA 3’ TREVIN GILES REMAINS UNDEFEATED WITH VICTORY OVER RYAN SPANN ON ‘AXS TV FIGHTS: LEGACY FIGHTING ALLIANCE 3’ Los Angeles – Feb. 10 2017 – Undefeated middleweight Trevin Giles (9-0) emerged victorious from his headlining battle with Ryan Spann (9-4), as he continuously delivered powerful strikes and escaped Spann’s submission attempts, such as this guillotine choke in the second round on AXS TV FIGHTS: LEGACY FIGHTING ALLIANCE 3. The co-main event ended up a bloody affair after middleweight Brendan Allen (7-1) landed several knees to Jon Kirk’s (19-13) face before the referee called a stop to the fight in the first round. Other top highlights from tonight’s broadcast, available to embed via Twitter, include: Thanh Le (6-1) connects with a body kick-left punch combination to knock out Alex Black (11-5) Joel...

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Headliners Trevin Giles and Ryan Spann Make Weight Ahead of AXS TV FIGHTS: LEGACY FIGHTING ALLIANCE 3

Headliners Trevin Giles and Ryan Spann Make Weight Ahead of AXS TV FIGHTS: LEGACY FIGHTING ALLIANCE 3 HEADLINERS TREVIN GILES AND RYAN SPANN MAKE WEIGHT AHEAD OF ‘AXS TV FIGHTS: LEGACY FIGHTING ALLIANCE 3’ Los Angeles – Feb. 9, 2017 – The main event battle between Trevin Giles (8-0) and Ryan Spann (9-3) for tomorrow night’s live broadcast of AXS TV FIGHTS: LEGACY FIGHTING ALLIANCE 3 is official after the headliners both made weight today for their scheduled middleweight bout. The broadcast begins live at 10pE/6pP on AXS TV FIGHTS presented by commentators UFC Hall of Famer Pat Miletich and “The Voice” Michael Schaivello, along with cageside reporter Ron Kruck, from the Golden Nugget Hotel and Casino in Lake Charles, Louisiana. Check out Giles’ last victory, an arm-triangle choke submission at LEGACY FIGHTING CHAMPIONSHIP 59 last September, in AXS TV FIGHTS’ “Fight of the Week”...

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LAZAR STOJADINOVIC SCORES EIGHTH STRAIGHT WIN IN MAIN EVENT BRAWL WITH MIKE RICHMAN ON ‘AXS TV FIGHTS: LEGACY FIGHTING ALLIANCE 2’

LAZAR STOJADINOVIC SCORES EIGHTH STRAIGHT WIN IN MAIN EVENT BRAWL WITH MIKE RICHMAN ON ‘AXS TV FIGHTS: LEGACY FIGHTING ALLIANCE 2’ LAZAR STOJADINOVIC SCORES EIGHTH STRAIGHT WIN IN MAIN EVENT BRAWL WITH MIKE RICHMAN ON ‘AXS TV FIGHTS: LEGACY FIGHTING ALLIANCE 2’ Los Angeles – Jan. 20, 2017 – Featherweight Lazar Stojadinovic (12-5) scored his eighth straight win in a dominant performance over Mike Richman (18-7), spoiling Richman’s return to the cage. In this clip, Stojadinovic and Richman exchange a flurry of blows against the cage in the second round. Additional highlights from tonight’s event include: Chico Camus (17-7) lands a strong right hand on his way to defeating Darrick Minner (17-6) by unanimous decision. Ben Neumann (12-4) chokes out Damion Hill (12-6) midway through the third round. It only took 24 seconds for Mitch White (3-1) to land his third guillotine choke in three career wins,...

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‘LEGACY FIGHTING ALLIANCE 2’ HEADLINERS LAZAR STOJADINOVIC AND MIKE RICHMAN MAKE WEIGHT AHEAD OF TOMORROW’S BOUT ON AXS TV FIGHTS

‘LEGACY FIGHTING ALLIANCE 2’ HEADLINERS LAZAR STOJADINOVIC AND MIKE RICHMAN MAKE WEIGHT AHEAD OF TOMORROW’S BOUT ON AXS TV FIGHTS ‘LEGACY FIGHTING ALLIANCE 2’ HEADLINERS LAZAR STOJADINOVIC AND MIKE RICHMAN MAKE WEIGHT AHEAD OF TOMORROW’S BOUT ON AXS TV FIGHTS Los Angeles – Jan. 19, 2017 – Here are the official weigh-in results for Legacy Fighting Alliance’s second event, which will be broadcast live tomorrow night on AXS TV FIGHTS at its new time slot, 9pE/6pP. Headlining the seven-fight televised main card is a bantamweight fight between Lazar Stojadinovic (11-5) and Mike Richman (18-6), who both made weight today. In the co-main event, bantamweight Chico Camus (16-7) takes on Darrick Minner (17-5), whose stunning first-round submission at RFA 30 was featured in AXS TV’s “Fight of the Week:” http://bit.ly/FOTW_Minner AXS TV FIGHTS commentators UFC Hall of Famer Pat Miletich and “The Voice” Michael Schiavello will call...

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LFA heads to The Rockies with LFA 5 – Edwards vs. Townsend on Friday, February 24th

LFA heads to The Rockies with LFA 5 – Edwards vs. Townsend on Friday, February 24th LFA HEADS TO THE ROCKIES IN FEBRUARY WITH LFA 5 – EDWARDS vs. TOWNSEND MAIN EVENT: MARCUS “BAD INTENTIONS” EDWARDS vs. ADAM “PRIME TIME” TOWNSEND LIGHTWEIGHT WAR FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 24th LIVE on AXS TV 1STBANK CENTER in BROOMFIELD, COLORADO Tickets are on sale NOW through AltitudeTickets.com LAS VEGAS, Nevada (Tue, January 17, 2017) — Legacy Fighting Alliance (LFA) CEO Ed Soares announced today that the fifth LFA event is headed to Colorado in February. This will be the fifth LFA event after the strategic merger between leading developmental organizations Resurrection Fighting Alliance (RFA) and Legacy Fighting Championship (Legacy FC). The main event of LFA 5 will feature an absolute barn-burner between two of the most revered lightweights in RFA and Legacy FC history. The hometown destroyer Marcus “Bad Intentions”...

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Leandro Higo Wins the Inaugural Bantamweight Title on ‘AXS TV FIGHTS: LEGACY FIGHTING ALLIANCE 1

Leandro Higo Wins the Inaugural Bantamweight Title on ‘AXS TV FIGHTS: LEGACY FIGHTING ALLIANCE 1 LEANDRO HIGO WINS THE INAUGURAL BANTAMWEIGHT TITLE ON ‘AXS TV FIGHTS: LEGACY FIGHTING ALLIANCE 1’ Los Angeles – Jan. 13, 2017 – AXS TV FIGHTS debuted the first ever event from LEGACY FIGHTING ALLIANCE (LFA), a merger between Resurrection Fighting Alliance and Legacy Fighting Championship, tonight to kick off its 2017 line-up which boasts a TV industry leading 45 scheduled events. LFA’s first title unification bout headlined the main card as RFA bantamweight champ Leandro Higo (17-2) out-punched Legacy champ Steven Peterson (14-5) to win the promotion’s inaugural bantamweight title by decision. Other highlights from tonight’s card include: In the co-main event, featherweight fighter Damon Jackson (11-1-1) caught Charles Cheeks III (11-6) in a rear-naked choke to win by submission. Eli Tamez (10-0) returned from a two year layoff to...

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Teejay “Bad Newz” Britton returns to the cage at Legacy 63 in Tulsa, Oklahoma

Teejay “Bad Newz” Britton returns to the cage at Legacy 63 in Tulsa, Oklahoma Teejay “Bad Newz” is 2-0 as a professional and will be returning to the cage at Legacy 63 at the Hard Rock Casino in Tulsa, Oklahoma on December 2nd. “Bad Newz” will be taking on Paul Smith in a bantamweight match up that guarantees to be electric. Teejay Britton is 6′ 4″ and that is unheard of at his weight class. He is also a Youth Minister and the former Director of an Alternative School when away from the cage. Britton is “Bad Newz” in the cage but is known as a positive role model for the community and is quickly impacting the 4-State area by helping kids from broken homes and that have been kicked out of schools. “I’m excited for the opportunity to fight for Legacy and showcase my talents...

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AXS TV ANNOUNCES LONG-TERM AGREEMENT WITH LEGACY FIGHTING ALLIANCE AS PART OF EXPANDED MMA LINEUP

AXS TV ANNOUNCES LONG-TERM AGREEMENT WITH LEGACY FIGHTING ALLIANCE AS PART OF EXPANDED MMA LINEUP AXS TV ANNOUNCES LONG-TERM AGREEMENT WITH LEGACY FIGHTING ALLIANCE AS PART OF EXPANDED MMA LINEUP Newly Formed Promotion Will Air 30 Live Events as Part of AXS TV FIGHTS’ Expanded 2017 Schedule Los Angeles – Monday, Sept. 19, 2016 – AXS TV FIGHTS and the LEGACY FIGHTING ALLIANCE (LFA) today announced an exclusive, long-term broadcasting agreement. The multi-year pact will see AXS TV FIGHTS broadcast 30 live LFA events in 2017. The newly formed LFA is the result of a merger between Legacy Fighting Championship and Resurrection Fighting Alliance, both of which rose to national prominence on AXS TV FIGHTS. The merger and new broadcast agreement now set the stage for the LFA and AXS TV FIGHTS to expand on their reputations as the proving ground for the next generation...

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