Fighters Weigh In for ‘Legacy Fighting Championship 53’


Fighters Weigh In for 'Legacy Fighting Championship 53'




LOS ANGELES – April 7, 2016 – Legacy Fighting Championship held their weigh-in event today for tomorrow night’s live, seven-fight broadcast of AXS TV FIGHTS: LEGACY FIGHTING CHAMPIONSHIP 53 an hour early at 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT. AXS TV FIGHTS commentators UFC Hall of Famer Pat Miletich and “The Voice” Michael Schiavello call the action as welterweight Antonio Trocoli (9-1) attempts to avenge his first career loss, taking on UFC veteran Dhiego Lima (10-4) in the main event at Center Stage Atlanta.

In the co-main event, two welterweights riding nine and six-fight winning streaks, respectively, square off as Cody Wilson (9-1) takes on Dave Vitkay (16-12-1). Also on the night’s televised main card is a clash between flyweights C.J. Hamilton (7-4) and Jacob Hebeisen (7-3), a middleweight bout featuring Adam Deheart (5-5) against Amir Dadovic (2-2), light heavyweight Zachary Klouse (4-2) against Devorious Tubbs (2-0, 1 NC), and two lightweight battles showcasing Wesley Golden (4-5) versus Chazz Walton (3-0) and Nathan Williams (1-0) versus Jonathan Cobb (1-0).

The official weigh-in results for Legacy 53 are as follows. Weight (in pounds) is listed in parenthesis:

Main Card – Begins at 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT on AXS TV

Main Event – Welterweight Fight – Antonio Trocoli (171) vs. Dhiego Lima (171)

Co-Main Event – Welterweight Fight – Cody Wilson (170.8) vs. Dave Vitkay (170.2)

Flyweight Fight – C.J. Hamilton (124.8) vs. Jacob Heibsen (125.4)

Middleweight Fight – Adam Dehart (187.6) vs. Amir Dadovic (186.2)

Light Heavyweight Fight – Zachary Klouse (205) vs. Devorious Tubbs (204.6)

Lightweight Fight – Welsey Golden (155.4) vs. Chazz Walton (155.2)

Lightweight Fight – Nathan Williams (155) vs. Jonathan Cobb (155)

Professional Undercard

130 Pound Fight – Junior Sales (129.6) vs. Juan Puerta (130)

Amateur Undercard

170 Pound Fight – Eli Wynter (171.8) vs. Yemi Oduwole (172)

140 Pound Fight – Jose Madrano (140.4) vs. Devante Sewell (144.6)

Muay Thai Undercard

145 Pound Fight – Patt Webb (144.8) vs. Jaral Bowman (145.6)

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