The middleweight has been near the top of his sport, but has been knocked back each time.
Undefeated prospect Frank Trevino has signed a three-fight deal with the Texas-based Legacy Fighting Championships and is expected to debut for the promotion next month.
Legacy FC 21 will feature two title fights for vacant belts, as well as the promotional debut of recent UFC fighter Matthew Riddle, on July 19.
The Legacy Fighting Championship 21 bill is now set with 12 fights, including a bantamweight title headliner between Angel Huerta and Matt Hobar.
Legacy FC flyweight champion Will Campuzano headlined Friday night's Legacy FC 19 in Dallas, successfully defending his title.
It wasn't the easiest of title defenses, but Legacy FC flyweight champion Will Campuzano retained his belt with a unanimous-decision win over a previously undefeated Allan Nascimento.
As a fighter nicknamed "Just Bones" by his early training partners, it seems fitting that Alan Nascimento is dropping down to flyweight for tonight's Legacy FC 19 title fight.
Georgi Karakhanyan may be in the midst of an impressive six-fight winning streak, but no way is he about to overlook UFC veteran Din Thomas on Friday night.
Always ready for a scrap, Will Campuzano is ready to make the first defense of his Legacy FC flyweight belt and show Allan Nascimento what it's like to fight a man.
DJ Linderman sees his Legacy FC 19 fight with Robert Drysdale as the launching pad for 2013. “This fight is going to make or break 2013 for me."