Sunday January 10, 2015- On January 16th Legacy Fighting Championship will showcase its very first kickboxing event with a stacked card.
Legacy Fighting Championship launched as an MMA promotion in 2009, and now they plan to host three to four kickboxing events in 2015.
In the Main Event, 135-pounder Valentina Shevchenko with a record of 51-1 in muay Thai and kickboxing will fight fellow kickboxing vet Lindsay Haycraft with a record of 25-12.
In the Co-Main Event, UFC and Glory kickboxing vet Pat Barry (16-6-1) will take on Demoreo Dennis (9-3). According to Maynard, “Pat is still on the GLORY roster, but they were kind enough to let us have him on this card.”
Miguel Torres is set to make his kickboxing debut against fellow MMA fighter Angel Huerta. Miguel was considered one of the best bantamweight fighters. Torres was also scheduled to compete for GLORY in June, but withdrew from the card with an injury.
Angel Huerta (6-3), is a Legacy FC vet who also competed in the World Combat League kickboxing promotion. You can read his interview he had with LK1 here as he talks about his career and fighting MMA legend Miguel Torres.
Also on this night, MMA and kickboxing vet Cosmo Alexandre (42-15) will fight against Regian Eersel (26-2), Michael Corley (18-11) takes on Marco Pique (60-38). Alexandre has already debuted for Legacy FC in it’s MMA Promotion, he fought against Rey Trujillo back in Feburary at Legacy FC 28. This time around he will debut in LK1.
Below is the video promo and fight card for this event.
(Video Courtesy AXS TV Fights)
Legacy Kickboxing 1 Fight Card:
Cosmo Alexandre vs Regian Eersel
Pat Barry vs Demoreo Dennis
Angel Huerta vs Miguel Torres
Michael Corley vs Marco Pique
Valentina Schlevchenko vs Lindsay Haycraft
Alex Morono vs Lucas Pimenta
Justin Reiswerg vs Will Morris
Shannon Morton vs. Colbey Northcutt
Patrick Hutton vs. RJ Knepp (amateur)
Leizel Beliso vs. BEE Nguyen (amateur)
Aaron Lehenbauer vs. Sam Mongonia (amateur)
Greg Sanzo vs EJ Turner (amateur)
Jacon Rodriguez vs Roceal Houston (amateur)