Legacy FC Sets Bantamweight Title Fight as LFC 56 Main Event
Legacy Fighting Championship on Tuesday announced that reigning
bantamweight champion Manny
Vazquez will defend his title against Steven
Peterson. The battle will go down on June 24 from The Bomb
Factory in Dallas, Texas.
Legacy FC 56 will also feature Jason
Sampson taking on Ryan Hollis
in a bantamweight skirmish, while UFC veteran Edwin
Figueroa will square off against Levi
Mowles, also at 135 pounds.
The rest of the main card will see Geoff Neal
Parker in a middleweight encounter; Cody Walker
locking horns with J.C.
Cottrell at featherweight; and Eliazar
Rodriguez fighting Miles
Johns, also at 145 pounds.
The Legacy FC 56 preliminary card will be composed of a
welterweight scrum between Sean Holden
Williams; Jessie Vazquez against Joshua
Mosquea; and a middleweight tussle between Matt Alonzo and
Perrotta. Middleweight prospect Chad Box is
slated for the undercard as well, though an opponent has yet to be
Legacy FC 56 will be televised live on AXS TV starting at 10 p.m.
ET/7 p.m. PT.
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