Legacy FC 48 To Feature Middleweight Title Fight
Posted on 19 Sep 2015
by MMAScoops.com Staff
The card has been set for Legacy FC 48, including a middleweight title fight and a four-man kickboxing tournament. Owner/promoter Mick Maynard made the announcement today. The event happens on November 13 at the Golden Nugget Hotel and Casino in Lake Charles, Louisiana. It airs on AXS TV.
The main event will feature middleweight champion Leonardo Leite (6-0) defending against Ryan Spann (6-1). There will also be a light-heavyweight kickboxing tournament to crown the first ever champion. The first round features Myron Dennis vs Andres Van Engelen and Brian Colette vs. Manny Mancha, which will be on the main card with the tournament final. Chris Trammel vs Matt Baker is the reserve bout and will be on the preliminary card. Other main card MMA fights include Josh Quayhagen (8-3) vs. Sean Soriano (8-3), lightweights Gage Duhon (4-2) vs. Kolton Englund (2-1), and bantamweights Trent Meaux (1-1) vs. Joel Scott (4-3).
Here’s the MMA portion of the card:
MAIN CARD (AXS TV, 10 p.m. ET):
Champ Leonardo Leite vs. Ryan Spann – for middleweight title
Josh Quayhagen vs. Sean Soriano
Gage Duhon vs. Kolton Englund
Trent Meaux vs. Joel Scott
PRELIMINARY CARD (Untelevised, 8 p.m.):
Aaron Davis vs. Edgar Verdin
Daniel Hoffpauir vs. Richard Knepp