Legacy Fighting Championship returns to the Golden Nugget in Lake Charles, La for Legacy 52. The March 25 card will be headlined with Legacy Flyweight champ, Damacio Page (19-10), putting his title on the line against the fast rising prospect, Matt “Danger” Schnell (8-2).
Former UFC fighter, Sean Soriano (9-3), makes his second appearance under the Legacy banner. Soriano knocked out Josh Quayhagen at Legacy 48 in his Legacy debut in November of last year. Stepping in against Sean Soriano, Thomas Webb (8-3). Webb last fought at Legacy 39, where he suffered a submission loss to Daniel Pineda.
UPDATED 2-23-16: Legacy FC Flyweight champion Damacio Page is out of his fight with Matt Schnell. Page suffered a rib injury during training. Replacing Page is Jason Sampson. Sampson is riding a 5-fight winning streak. His most recent win is against Archie Lowe at Legacy 46, where he stopped him with strikes 46 seconds in the first round. The fight will be for the Legacy Flyweight Interim title.
UPDATED 3-12-16: Replacing the replacement, Klayton Mai will step in for an injured Jason Sampson. Sampson had originally stepped in for Legacy 125 champ, Damacio Page. Page suffered an injury during training himself.
Mai holds a win over Schnell. At Legacy 32, Mai submitted Schnell via guillotine choke in the second round, handing Schnell his second professional loss of his career. Since that bout, American Top Team’s Schnell has been on a five-fight win streak, and Mai has added an extra two wins to his winning streak of three.
Fight Card (Subject to Change):
Main Card (AXS TV)
125 Interim Title – Klayton Mai vs Matt Schnell
155 – Sean Soriano vs Thomas Webb
205 – Ryan Spann vs Aaron Davis
135 – Trent Meaux vs Cody Williams
185 – Trevin Giles vs Brendan Allen
135 – Irwin Rivera vs Jose Ceja
150 – Matt Mooney vs JC Pennington
145 Amateur – Chris Verdin vs Nicholas Comissiong
170 Amateur – Jesse Roberts vs Eric Duhon
115F Amateur – Kayla Stricker vs Devaney Clayton
180 Amateur – George Frangle vs Lieb Samuel Wexler