Kevin Aguilar (Andy Hemingway/Sherdog)

Legacy FC 57 Results: Aguilar Tops Kelley in Five-Round War

On Friday, July 1, Legacy Fighting Championship held its 57th event from the Diamond Jacks Casino in Bossier City, La.

The event was headlined by a featherweight title fight between undefeated Tony Kelley and veteran Kevin Aguilar. Kelley had gone the distance just once in his five-fight professional career. Aguilar, meanwhile, had tasted defeat just once in career, at the hands of UFC veteran Leonard Garcia.

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


Kevin Aguilar def. Tony Kelley by split decision (47-48, 49-46, 48-47) – for featherweight title
Derrick Krantz def. Dave Burrow by submission (rear-naked choke). Round 1, 4:22
Charles Byrd def. Quentin Henry by TKO (punches). Round 1, 2:50
Joe Valdez def. David Bosnick by submission (rear-naked choke). Round 1, 4:22
Dan Ige def. Craig Campbell by knockout (punches). Round 1, 3:31
Bi Nguyen def. Andy Nguyen by unanimous decision (29-28 x3)
Michael Murphy def. Jewel Scott by submission (rear-naked choke). Round 2
Kendrick Williams def. Juan Pina by TKO (strikes). Round 2
Ricky Murphy def. Chase Henry by unanimous decision
Loren Thibodeaux def. A.J. Cunningham by unanimous decision (a)
Brant Moore def. Christopher Thomas Lopez by submission (Von Flue choke). Round 1 (a)
Candice Maricle def. Alyssa Vasquez by submission (rear-naked choke). Round 1 (a)
Elliot Lopez def. Aaron Vickers by split decision (a)
Berto Grimaldo def. Marcos Serrano by unanimous decision (a)

(a) – denotes amateur contest