On Friday, May 13, Legacy Fighting Championship held its 55th event from the Arena Theatre in Houston.

The event was headlined by a heavyweight clash between Brice Ritani-Coe and Justin Ledet. Ritani-Coe competed for the first time in 2016 and looked to rebound from a second-round TKO loss to Cody East at Legacy FC 40 last March. The unbeaten Ledet was making his promotional debut. All six of his wins had come inside the distance, including four in the first round.

The night’s main card aired live on AXS TV beginning at 10 p.m. ET.

FULL RESULTS
Brice Ritani-Coe vs. Justin Ledet ruled a no-contest (accidental eye poke). Round 1, 1:37
Ike Villanueva def. Brandon Farran by unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28)
Bilal Williams def. Artenas Young by submission (rear-naked choke). Round 2, 3:25
Alex Black def. Edgar Juarez by submission (armbar). Round 1, 4:41
Roberto Sanchez def. David Waters by submission (rear-naked choke). Round 1, 3:19
Jason Langellier def. Jeremy Jones by knockout (knee and punches). Round 1, 1:19
David Acosta def. Humberto DeLeon by submission (rear-naked choke). Round 1, 3:28
Charles Cheeks def. David Armas by unanimous decision
Mike Trinh def. Angel Zamora by submission (arm-triangle choke). Round 1
C.J. Hancock def. Ryan Josey by submission (rear-naked choke). Round 2
Cody Owens def. Leomana Martinez by unanimous decision – for bantamweight title (a)
Shawn Sollis def. Chris Soliz by submission (rear-naked choke). Round 5 – for flyweight title (a)
Jose Solis def. Eduardo Anaya by split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28) (a)

(a) – denotes amateur contest

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