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Leonard Garcia signs with Legacy FC, expected to face Rey Trujillo on July 19

After his release from the UFC, Leonard Garcia has found a new home.

Garcia has signed a multi-fight deal with Legacy Fighting Championship, which is based out of Texas. The veteran is expected to make his debut with the promotion on July 19 against Rey Trujillo.

The event is scheduled to be Legacy FC 21, which takes place from Houston’s Arena Theater, and airing live on AXS TV.

Source: MMAJunkie
Cage Warriors Fight Night 8 Results

Cage Warriors Fight Night 8 took place on May 11 from the Mirbeh Sports Hall in Al Fujairah, United Arab Emirates.

In the main event, Jack Mason defeated Collin Reuter by unanimous decision. The main card featured five bouts, along with three undercard fights.

Full results are listed below:

Jack Mason def. Collin Reuter by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Faycal Hucin def. Antoni Chmielewski by submission (arm-triangle choke). Round 1, 2:12
James Brum def. Olivier Pastor by unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28)
Martin Buschkamp def. Matteus Lahdesmaki by unanimous decision (30-26, 30-26, 30-26)
Gregor Herb def. Mike Ling by split decision (28-29, 29-28, 29-28)
Mauro Chimento def. Domingos Mestre by submission (guillotine choke). Round 2, 4:30
Mohamed Ali def. Sylvain Potard by TKO (strikes). Round 3, 4:07
Sean Carter def. Matt Hughes by submission (standing guillotine choke). Round 2, 1:44

Travis Wiuff replaces injured Valentijn Overeem, meets Mike Kyle at CFA 11

Valentijn Overeem has suffered a rib injury, and has been forced out of his CFA 11 main event bout against Mike Kyle. Former Bellator contender Travis Wiuff will step in as a replacement.

Wiuff and Kyle have met once before back in 2010, which was ruled a no contest.

CFA 11 takes place on May 24 from the BankUnited Center in Coral Gables, Fla. The event will air live on AXS TV.

Source: Inside MMA

Photo: Leonard Garcia (left) vs. Max Holloway (Dave Mandel/Sherdog)

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