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Cris Cyborg open to Larissa Pacheco bout in MMA return: 'I always have to be ready for challenges'

Cris Cyborg is dabbling in the world of boxing, but also has her eyes on potential opponents for her return to the MMA cage.
The Bellator women’s featherweight champion is stepping …read more

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Harrison wants Pacheco but not sure what's next

Kayla Harrison told ESPN that her top priority is a rematch with Larissa Pacheco but acknowledged, “I don’t call the shots anymore.” …read more

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Posted on December 7, 2022, 3:46 am By
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Kayla Harrison definitely wants Larissa Pacheco again but understands she doesn't 'call the shots anymore'

Kayla Harrison hopes she gets the chance to avenge her loss to Larissa Pacheco.
Pacheco (19-4) earned a stunning upset over Harrison (15-1) at the 2022 PFL Championships, handing the two-time …read more

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Ali Abdelaziz Reacts To Kayla Harrison’s First MMA Loss

Ali Abdelaziz is expecting two-time PFL women’s lightweight champion, Kayla Harrison, to bounce back in a big way after her first loss. Harrison lost to Larissa Pacheco at the 2022 …read more

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Larissa Pacheco open to future ‘superfights’ including Cris Cyborg, fires back at Aspen Ladd

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Larissa Pacheco can’t be certain what comes next for her following an upset win over Kayla Harrison but she definitely has some ideas.
After handing …read more

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Aspen Ladd focused on 2023 PFL season but 'would gladly' fight Kayla Harrison or Larissa Pacheco

Aspen Ladd will enter the PFL’s 2023 featherweight season but won’t rule out the possibility of special one-offs.
Ladd (10-3), who left the UFC earlier this year after a plethora of …read more

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Kayla Harrison admits she is “heartbroken” following her first career loss in MMA: “I fell on my face”

PFL sensation Kayla Harrison has opened up on her first loss in mixed martial arts to Larissa Pacheco. Last week, in the PFL finals, Kayla Harrison lost to Larissa Pacheco. …read more

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Kayla Harrison Dismisses Common Narrative About First Career Loss

Kayla Harrison was prepared for the best version of Larissa Pacheco and didn’t lack motivation for their trilogy. Harrison fell for the first time in her MMA career by a …read more

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Posted on December 1, 2022, 3:16 pm By
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Kayla Harrison Reacts To Cris Cyborg’s Post-PFL Championships Message

Kayla Harrison appreciated Cris Cyborg’s kind words following her stunning loss to Larissa Pacheco at the 2022 PFL Championships. Harrison suffered the first loss of her professional MMA career to …read more

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USA TODAY Sports/MMA Junkie rankings, Nov. 29: Larissa Pacheco jumps Kayla Harrison on pound-for-pound list

With the Thanksgiving holiday taking place in the United States, the past weekend was a slow one in the world of MMA.
However, that only placed a brighter spotlight on PFL, …read more

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Jorge Masvidal Reacts To Teammate Kayla Harrison’s Shocking Loss

UFC welterweight Jorge Masvidal feels Kayla Harrison should keep her head held high despite her first professional loss. Harrison lost to Larissa Pacheco via unanimous decision at the 2022 PFL …read more

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PFL Co-Founder: Kayla Harrison vs. Cyborg More Likely Than Ever

PFL co-founder Donn Davis doesn’t feel that Kayla Harrison’s loss to Larissa Pacheco kills the prospects of a Cris Cyborg fight. Davis is more optimistic than ever. Harrison suffered a …read more

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Larissa Pacheco, Alex Davis unhappy Kayla Harrison’s manager was yelling advice during fight: ‘That was cheating’

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As Larissa Pacheco was putting together a performance that ultimately led to her beating Kayla Harrison, the new PFL lightweight …read more

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Davis: Harrison loss makes Cyborg fight likely

A fight between Kayla Harrison and Cris “Cyborg” Justino is more likely to happen next year after Harrison’s upset loss to Larissa Pacheco, PFL co-founder Donn Davis believes. …read more

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Larissa Pacheco’s manger takes aim at Ali Abdelaziz, says he was “cheating” during Kayla Harrison fight: “This kind of stuff has to be stopped”

Larissa Pacheco’s manager, Alex Davis, thinks Ali Abdelaziz cheated during the PFL main event between Pacheco and Kayla Harrison. During the fight, Abdelaziz passed through the barriers and went into …read more

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Video: Is Kayla Harrison's upset loss to Larissa Pacheco a good or bad thing?

Prior to the 2022 PFL Championships, Larissa Pacheco had yet to win a round against Kayla Harrison in two previous losses.
Not only did she win a round Friday, she won …read more

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After PFL championship upset, Larissa Pacheco hoping to face Kayla Harrison in quadrilogy matchup next: “She’s winning 2-1”

After pulling one of the biggest upsets in MMA history, Larissa Pacheco is ready to do it again. The Brazilian is fresh off her trilogy with Kayla Harrison at PFL …read more

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Rankings Shakeup: Kayla Harrison knocked out of pound-for-pound top 10 after stunning Larissa Pacheco upset

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Larissa Pacheco didn’t miss this time.
The Brazilian finisher scored three straight first-round knockouts this season to earn another shot …read more

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Posted on November 28, 2022, 3:17 pm By
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The MMA Hour with Tyson Fury - Alex Pereira, Larissa Pacheco and Brendan Loughnane all in studio - and Jan Blachowicz at 1 p.m. ET

The Mixed Martial Arts Hour is back in your life! Below is a rundown of Monday’s show, which begins at 1 p.m. ET / 10 a.m. PT / 6 p.m. …read more

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New PFL champ Larissa Pacheco hopes for future fights with Kayla Harrison

With a life-changing $1 million win now in her pocket, Larissa Pacheco already is thinking about future fights against a women’s combat sports legend.
Pacheco (19-4) pulled off an all-time MMA …read more

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Aspen Ladd dismisses the resumes of PFL champions Larissa Pacheco and Kayla Harrison: “It’s absolutely nothing compared to the people that I have fought”

Aspen Ladd isn’t impressed with the resumes of PFL champions Larissa Pacheco and Kayla Harrison. On Friday past, Ladd made her debut with the PFL after being cut from the …read more

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Kayla Harrison Endorses Open Scoring After Stunning PFL Loss

Kayla Harrison feels open scoring might’ve changed things with her loss to Larissa Pacheco at the 2022 PFL Championships. Harrison suffered the first setback of her MMA career to Pacheco …read more

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Posted on November 27, 2022, 5:16 pm By
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MMA Tracker: Big Conor McGregor News, Harrison, Paddy, & More

Good morning, MMA fans! Welcome to the MMA News Tracker! Here are some of the latest happenings across the world of MMA. Kayla Harrison vs. Larissa Pacheco 4? Kayla Harrison …read more

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Cris Cyborg reacts to Kayla Harrison losing at PFL Championships

Former UFC, Strikeforce, and current Bellator MMA women’s featherweight champion Cris Cyborg reacted to Kayla Harrison losing to Larissa Pacheco.

Harrison suffered her first career loss in a trilogy match against …read more

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Aspen Ladd: Kayla Harrison, Larissa Pacheco resumes ‘absolutely nothing’ compared to mine

Fresh off her first win in almost three years, Aspen Ladd is ready to start the next chapter of her career.
To her, she’s already vastly ahead of the PFL’s …read more

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Aspen Ladd: Resumes of Larissa Pacheco, Kayla Harrison are 'absolutely nothing compared' to mine

Aspen Ladd is confident as she sizes up her future competition.
The former UFC contender and now PFL newcomer likes her chances when she sees the top of the women’s division …read more

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Larissa Pacheco: Kayla Harrison Has a Rematch ‘Whenever She Wants’

Although she become the first person to defeat Kayla Harrison in 16 professional appearances, Larissa Pacheco still saw plenty of room for improvement in her unanimous decision triumph at the …read more

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Kayla Harrison Admits First MMA Loss Is ‘Going to Hurt for A While’

Kayla Harrison ran into a different verison of Larissa Pacheco at the 2022 PFL Championships, and the end result was her first career defeat as a mixed martial artist. …read more

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Posted on November 26, 2022, 8:16 pm By
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Larissa Pacheco open to fourth Kayla Harrison fight after 'good but not great' PFL championship victory

Larissa Pacheco pulled off one of the biggest upsets of the year while getting one back on her rival.
Kayla Harrison entered 2022 PFL Championships with two wins over Pacheco (19-4), …read more

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Kayla Harrison On Loss: I Dropped The Ball As The Face OF PFL

Kayla Harrison has spoken out after suffering her first career loss at the 2022 PFL World Championship to Larissa Pacheco. Entering the 2022 PFL World Championship, Kayla Harrison was once …read more

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Kayla Harrison reacts after upset loss to Larissa Pacheco in PFL Championship: “I fell flat on my face… it’s going to hurt for a while”

Kayla Harrison is disappointed in her performance. Harrison suffered her first career loss in the main event of the 2022 PFL Championship as she dropped a decision to Larissa Pacheco. …read more

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Kayla Harrison on first MMA loss: ‘I lost in front of the whole world, and it hurts. It’s going to hurt for awhile’

Kayla Harrison is taking her first MMA loss on the chin.
On Friday, Harrison suffered her first career defeat, losing a unanimous decision to Larissa Pacheco in the lightweight tournament …read more

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Larissa Pacheco defeats Kayla Harrison to win PFL title

The Professional Fighters League (PFL) wrapped its 2022 season with the World Championship, featuring the last two fighters across six weight classes each battling for a PFL World Championship and …read more

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Cris Cyborg reacts to Kayla Harrison losing at PFL Championship card: Larissa Pacheco ‘saved the PFL $3 million’

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Cris Cyborg wasn’t celebrating Kayla Harrison suffering the first loss of her career but she definitely had a few words …read more

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Larissa Pacheco def. Kayla Harrison at 2022 PFL Championships: Best Photos

Check out the best photos from Larissa Pacheco’s unanimous decision win over Kayla Harrison at the 2022 PFL Championships at Hulu Theatre at Madison Square Garden in New York. (Photos …read more

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Larissa Pacheco Shocks Kayla Harrison in 2022 Professional Fighters League Final

Never tell Larissa Pacheco the odds. …read more

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Posted on November 26, 2022, 6:16 am By
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MMA Twitter Reacts To Larissa Pacheco Upsetting Kayla Harrison

There is a new queen at women’s lightweight, and her name is Larissa Pacheco after beating Kayla Harrison. Making the move as an Olympic Judoka, Harrison has been destroying nearly …read more

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Twitter reacts to Larissa Pacheco's title-winning upset of Kayla Harrison at 2022 PFL Championships

The third time was the charm for Larissa Pacheco at 2022 PFL Championships as she upset Kayla Harrison to claim gold on Friday.
Pacheco (19-4) outworked former two-time Olympic gold medalist …read more

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Reinvented Larissa Pacheco stuns Kayla Harrison to win 2022 PFL championship

A stunner took place Friday at Hulu Theater in Madison Square Garden when Larissa Pacheco took Kayla Harrison’s zero.
In the 2022 PFL Championships main event, Pacheco (19-4) defeated Harrison (15-1) …read more

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Larissa Pacheco Upsets Kayla Harrison in 2022 Professional Fighters League Final

Never tell Larissa Pacheco the odds. …read more

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Posted on November 26, 2022, 5:46 am By
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Larissa Pacheco shocks the world with stunning upset to beat Kayla Harrison in PFL Championship main event

Larissa Pacheco just shocked the world.
In a stunning performance, Pacheco handed two-time champion Kayla Harrison the first loss of her career in the main event at the PFL Championship card …read more

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‘What a huge upset’: Fighters react to Larissa Pacheco handing Kayla Harrison stunning loss at PFL World Championship

Friday night will be a night Larissa Pacheco won’t forget anytime soon.
In the main event of the PFL World Championship fight card, Pacheco pulled off one of the biggest upsets …read more

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Larissa Pacheco vs. Kayla Harrison full fight video highlights

Watch Kayla Harrison vs. Larissa Pacheco full fight video highlights from the main card of the PFL World Championship 2022 card, courtesy of the PFL and other outlets.
PFL World …read more

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PFL World Championship 2022 live blog: Kayla Harrison vs. Larissa Pacheco

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This is the PFL World Championship 2022 live blog for Kayla Harrison vs, Larissa Pacheco, the main …read more

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Larissa Pacheco predicts 3 straight wins over Kayla Harrison: ‘I see no evolution’ since 2019

Kayla Harrison and Larissa Pacheco | Photo via Matt Ferris, PFL

Larissa Pacheco doesn’t think her rivalry with Kayla Harrison ends at 2022 PFL Championship …read more

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PFL 2022 betting odds: Harrison favored to three-peat as PFL champ

Kayla Harrison is heavily favored over Larissa Pacheco for their trilogy bout at the PFL 2022 Championship | Photo by Cooper Neill/Getty Images

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Posted on November 25, 2022, 2:16 pm By
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Larissa Pacheco declares 'this is my time' heading into Kayla Harrison trilogy at 2022 PFL Championships

If Larissa Pacheco wins her next fight, she’ll accomplish two things: claim the PFL gold and become the first woman to beat the seemingly unbeatable Kayla Harrison.
Does one matter more …read more

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Kayla Harrison scoffs at notion of Larissa Pacheco rivalry – but she's taking PFL finals trilogy seriously

Go ahead and tell Kayla Harrison that Larissa Pacheco is her biggest rival, and she’ll be sure to set the record straight. That’s what she did during Wednesday’s 2022 PFL …read more

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Kayla Harrison says she’s not afraid of getting hit by Larissa Pacheco at PFL Championships

On Wednesday the PFL hosted a pre-fight press conference that featured all 12 of the fighters competing for the $1 million prize on Black Friday.

When headliner and two-time champion, …read more

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Kayla Harrison admits she’s annoyed by Larissa Pacheco trilogy fight being on PPV: “I would have liked to promote it better”

PFL women’s lightweight contender Kayla Harrison is less than thrilled about her first pay-per-view main event. The Judoka has been out of action since her submission win over Martina Jindrová …read more

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Kayla Harrison Disputes Notion That She Won’t React Well to Being Hit in PFL Final

While it didn’t surface in their two previous bouts, it’s common knowledge that the great equalizer for Larissa Pacheco in her third meeting with Kayla Harrison is her knockout power. …read more

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Larissa Pacheco expects Kayla Harrison to return for 2023 season after she wins PFL title: “I’m going to win and she will not take that”

Larissa Pacheco believes she is at her best ahead of her PFL Championship fight against Kayla Harrison. Pacheco fought Harrison twice in 2019 in the regular season and for the …read more

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Photos: 2022 PFL Championships press conference faceoffs from New York

Check out these photos from the 2022 PFL Championships news conference in New York, including Kayla Harrison, Larissa Pacheco, Bubba Jenkins and Brendan Loughnane. (Photos courtesy of PFL MMA) …read more

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Just Scrap Radio Ep. 102 with Olivier Aubin-Mercier, Brendan Loughnane, Stevie Ray, and Larissa Pacheco

In the 102nd episode of Just Scrap Radio on BJPENN.com with host Cole Shelton is live ahead of the 2022 PFL Championship on Friday. We’re first joined by Oliveir-Aubin Mercier …read more

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Larissa Pacheco Feels Kayla Harrison Has Been Negatively Impacted By Fame

PFL women’s lightweight Larissa Pacheco feels Kayla Harrison hasn’t changed for the better throughout their trilogy. Pacheco will face Harrison in the 2022 PFL Championships main event on November 25th …read more

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Photos: 2022 PFL Championships main, co-main event faceoffs atop Empire State Building

Check out these photos from 2022 PFL Championships competitors facing off atop the Empire State Building, including Kayla Harrison, Larissa Pacheco, Bubba Jenkins and Brendan Loughnane. (Photos courtesy of PFL …read more

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Kayla Harrison Names Her Top 5 Female MMA Fighters Of All-Time

Two-time PFL women’s lightweight champion Kayla Harrison has given us her Top-5 all-time female MMA fighters ahead of her return at the PFL Championships. Harrison will face Larissa Pacheco for …read more

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Kayla Harrison reveals PFL 2022 Championship Final against Larissa Pacheco will be her final tournament appearance: “It’s f*cking hard”

Former PFL tournament winner Kayla Harrison’s time at lightweight is likely coming to an end. The Judoka has been out of action since her submission win over Martina Jindrová in …read more

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Kayla Harrison confirms 2022 PFL finals are last appearance in season tournament format

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Kayla Harrison attempts to become a three-time PFL champion when she faces Larissa Pacheco at the upcoming PFL Finals card …read more

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