Apr 26, 2013; Newark, NJ, USA; Leonard Garcia weighs in for his featherweight bout against Cody McKenzie (not pictured) at the Prudential Center. Mandatory Credit: Joe Camporeale-USA TODAY Sports

Legacy FC 26 highlights: Leonard Garcia wins featherweight title (Video)


While the mixed martial arts world was buzzing about the incredible performance from Mark Hunt and Antonio Silva in their epic main event bout at UFC Fight Night 33, Leonard Garcia was fighting on AXS TV as he works to make his way back to the biggest promotion in the world.

Garcia was fighting in the main event of Legacy FC 26 over Kevin Aguilar, where he was able to score a first-round TKO win for the vacant featherweight title.

It was the third-straight win for Garcia’s, as he gets one step closer to eventually stepping foot back inside of the octagon.

Here are the highlights from Legacy FC 26: Garcia vs. Aguilar:

If you missed the Legacy FC 26 event, you can check out the full results below:

MAIN CARD

Leonard Garcia def. Kevin Aguilar to win vacant featherweight title — TKO (punches) – Round 1, 2:57
Thomas Almeida def. George Pacurariu — TKO (punches) – Round 1, 4:13
Chris Pecero def. Johnny Ray Rodriguez — TKO (elbows) – Round 1, 1:03
Billy Buch def. Ryan Hollis — unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28) – Round 3, 5:00
Dimitre Ivy def. Matt Mazurek — submission (armbar) – Round 2, 3:18

PRELIMINARY CARD

Daniel Jolly def. Matt Steward — knockout (head kick) – Round 1, 0:16
Kevin Troyer def. David Siller — unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27) – Round 3, 5:00
Daniel Pinheiro vs. Joe Reyes — TKO (punches) – Round 1, 0:45

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