By TXMMA Staff // Photos: Hosanna Rull + Mike Calimbas
Alex Morono, Sage Northcutt highlights Houston MMA’s winners at Legacy FC 44
HOUSTON, TX – Legacy Fighting Championship 44 took place on Friday, August 18th at the Houston Arena Theatre. Legacy Fighting Championship 44 took place on Friday, August 18th at the Houston Arena Theatre. Aired live on AXS TV, the event featured a showdown between burgeoning Houston-based prospect Alex Morono and TUF vet Valdir “BBMonstro” Arraujo out of the Blackzilians camp in Miami, FL. The show also featured undefeated Blackzilian Carrington Banks taking on another Texas prospect, Justin Reiswerg, along with many other notables including Katy’s Sage Northcutt in his last Legacy fight before moving on the UFC (he got prospected prior to the event and made it official following his win; he’ll now fight at UFC 192).
Here’s the AXS Recap featuring video highlights from Legacy FC 44 immediately followed by our TXMMA Podcast discussing the results and fallout from fight night. Check it out immediately followed up by some of our favorite photos from fight night.
Legacy FC 44 – Quick Results
Alex Morono def. Valdir Araujo via KO (punches), RD3