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Legacy FC 19 Card Forced To Change After Sean Spencer Joins The UFC

Since Sean Spencer (9-1) was promoted to the UFC roster to meet Rafael Natal (14-4) at UFC on FOX 6, that left Roy Spoon (7-5) with no opponent for Legacy FC 19. In steps in Charles Byrd (4-3) who will meet Spoon on the main card. Bantamweights Jason Sampson (9-1) and Steven Peterson (8-3) have also been announced for the main card.

Spoon debuts for the promotion and enters on a two fight losing streak. Byrd fought once for Legacy FC where he was submitted by Derrick Krantz in the first round.

Sampson won his last fight out of Bellator and Peterson is 3-1 for Legacy FC, losing his recent fight out of the promotion.

In the main event, Will Campuzano (11-4) defends his flyweight championship for the first time against Alan Nascimento (7-0).

Legacy FC 19 takes place April 12 from the Allen Event Center in Allen, TX. The main card airs on AXS TV with a start time of 10 p.m. ET. The preliminary fights will not air.