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Holly Holm, Former Boxing World Champion, Inks Deal With Legacy FC

Holly Holm has a home to continue to budding MMA career.

The former world boxing champion who went 33-2-3 and won titles in three different weight classes, has signed a multi-fight deal with Legacy FC.

Holm is set to make her debut with the promotion in Houston at Legacy FC 21 against an opponent yet to be named. She is 3-0 and will be competing alongside Leonard Garcia, a training partner at Jackson-Winkeljohn in New Mexico.

“I’m excited for Holly and Legacy,” Holm’s longtime manager/head trainer Mike Winkeljohn commented. “Holly Holm will dominate the world of women’s MMA and strike its fans with a fistful of awe.”

Earlier this year, Holm finished Katie Merrill at Bellator 91.

“After speaking with all MMA companies,” Holm’s promoter Lenny Fresquez announced, “we have selected Legacy because of its commitment to help prepare Holly for a Super Fight, as well as getting her the right television exposure.”

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