On January 28, 2017 at 7:00 AEST, James McSweeney and Sledgehammer Promotions LEGENDS took place at the Jupiters Hotel and Casino in Gold Coast Queensland Australia.
The Main Event pitted UFC Veteran Steven Kennedy against Brazilian Superstar Jose de Ribamar and the Co-Main Event included Australia’s #1 Female and Bellator Veteran, Amanda Blencowe vs. Brazilian Champion Amanda Oliveira de Lemos as well as Corey Nelson vs. South Africa’s Dricus du Plessis and many more.
2X Heavyweight Champion Frank Mir was the Special Guest Commentator, and set the atmosphere for Australian fans will be EX Pride Ring Announcer Lenne Hardt.
James McSweeney former UFC, ONEFC and KSW Veteran has officially retired from fighting and is now focusing on promoting fight shows. Throughout his career McSweeney has witnessed first hand the very best in fighting as well as the the very worse, and he is using his experiences to create the very best mixed martial arts promotion possible with the best support for his fighters. LEGENDS will be air on FOX SPORTS and McSweeney plans 3 more shows during 2017 and 4 more in 2018.
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