Add the PFL to the list of promotions putting schedules on hold due to the worldwide coronavirus pandemic.
The company’s format of regular season, playoff, and championship rounds, unique to major …read more
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The lightweight standout also competed in PFL’s 2018 season and is now set to make his debut …read more
Mairbek Taisumov | Per Haljestam-USA TODAY Sports
The Chechen lightweight’s contract with the world’s largest MMA promotion recently expired, so he’s taking a look at all the options on …read more
Kayla Harrison is already a PFL champion less than two years in to her MMA career, but thinks she’ll eventually have to make some changes to cement her legacy.
Harrison (7-0 …read more
As Jordan Young looks ahead to the next chapter of his career with PFL, he has mixed feelings about his time with Bellator.
Young (11-1) spent the past three years and …read more
Olivier Aubin-Mercier’s stay with the UFC lasted more than five years, but after signing with PFL as a free agent, the Canadian is excited to experience something new.
PFL is on …read more
LAS VEGAS – Louis Taylor became a millionaire when he won the PFL’s playoff final, which naturally drew plenty of people from out of the woodwork.
Taylor won the middleweight playoffs …read more
LAS VEGAS – Bubba Jenkins is excited for the opportunity to compete on American soil again.
The Brave CF featherweight champion recently signed with PFL and will participate in the upcoming …read more
LAS VEGAS – Since drug testing’s inception in MMA, fighters have voiced their agitation and aggravation if an opponent fails a post-fight drug test.
PFL featherweight Jeremy Kennedy had two of …read more
Level Change Podcast | June M. Williams
Episode 63 discussion: How Covid-19 is affecting the sport, UFC Brasilia, new fight bookings, PFL signings, Brian Ortega slaps three people at …read more
PFL has announced more signings for its third season, including a pair of former UFC middleweights in Tom Lawlor and Cezar Ferreira. PFL promised it would sign a number of …read more
Add Tom Lawlor to the list of UFC veterans that will take part in PFL’s next season.
Lawlor, 36, will compete in the promotion’s 205-pound division, joining fellow former UFC fighter …read more
Former UFC fighter “Filthy” Tom Lawlor recently signed with the PFL, telling Ariel Helwani’s MMA Show that he feels as if he has been given a “golden lottery ticket” to …read more
Mohammed Usman admits he was caught off guard when the PFL reached out to his team about joining the roster for the 2020 season.
Usman (6-1 MMA) said the promotion wasn’t …read more
The Professional Fighters League (PFL) promised some new signings for the upcoming 2020 season, and so far, the organization is delivering. On Tuesday, the league officially confirmed 10 new free …read more
Marcin Held | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting
Several notable names are joining the roster for the PFL’s upcoming 2020 season.
The league announced Tuesday that the following fighters will compete …read more
The PFL announced its class for the 2020 season and it includes several UFC and Bellator veterans including Johnny Case, Marcin Held and Bubba Jenkins. …read more
LAS VEGAS – For most fighters, the goal is simple: Get into either the UFC and Bellator, then fight your way to a title. But Lance Palmer has chosen to …read more
LAS VEGAS – Kayla Harrison might now be a millionaire, but don’t think for a moment it’s changed her approach – or her desire to win – ahead of the …read more
Level Change Podcast | June M. Williams
Episode 62 discussion: Benavidez-Figueiredo 2 in the works, AJ McKee knee injury, new fight bookings, Olivier Aubin-Mercier to PFL, UFC 248 predictions …read more
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Stars from UFC, PFL and beyond break down the UFC 248 main event title clash between Israel Adesanya and Yoel Romero, as well as …read more
Olivier Aubin-Mercier (center) | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting
UFC veteran Olivier Aubin-Mercier is the latest addition to the PFL roster.
The league announced Wednesday that the 31-year-old Canadian has been …read more
Olivier Aubin-Mercier has found a new home.
The former UFC lightweight announced Wednesday night on ESPN that he will join the PFL’s 155-pound division.
Aubin-Mercier (11-5 MMA, 7-5 UFC) has lost his …read more
Top MMA News will be focusing exclusively on Canadian MMA and taking a step back from posting UFC, Bellator, PFL and other fight cards unless they take place in the …read more
Ryan Loco, PFL
All six champions who competed in the PFL in 2019 will return to defend their crowns in 2020.
The promotion announced the news on Monday ahead of …read more
The Professional Fighters League announced Monday that all six of its 2019 champions will return for the upcoming 2020 season. …read more
Lance Palmer knows he can compete with the best fighters in the UFC and Bellator, but he’s not going to sacrifice his bank account to prove it.
The …read more
Mariana Morais won a pair of fights on Sunday night to secure a contract with PFL. | Marcell Fagundes, Shooto Brazil
Shooto Brazil held a one-night lightweight tournament Sunday …read more
June M. Williams
The Show Money crew is back to spew their sometimes educated, sometimes random theories on the only show exclusively dedicated to the business of MMA. The …read more
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Heavyweights Andrei Arlovski and Philipe Lins will square off on May 2. The Professional Fighters League heavyweight Grand Prix winner is …read more
Philipe Lins, the former PFL champion, has signed a deal with the UFC and he will fight former UFC heavyweight champion Andrei Arlovski at UFC Oklahoma City on May 2, …read more
Andrei Arlovski | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting
Andrei Arlovski is staying busy.
Having fought at least three times a year since 2016, the former heavyweight champion is set to make …read more
Philipe Lins won a PFL championship in 2018. Now the Brazilian big man sets his sights on UFC gold.
Lins (14-3 MMA, 0-0 UFC) has signed with the UFC and is …read more
Karim Zidan delves into the PFL’s questionable partnership with RCC, a promotion linked to fight fixing and an attack on protestors. Last month, the Professional Fighters League (PFL) announced …read more
June M. Williams
In this exclusive SBN MMA Feature, Bloody Elbow Interviewer, Shakiel ‘Shak’ Mahjouri speaks with top-ranked MMA stars from UFC, PFL and beyond, who break down and …read more
There’s no denying that 2019 was probably the roughest year of welterweight Chris Curtis’ career. In three bouts last year, Curtis suffered three straight losses, which was quite a shock …read more
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Stars from UFC, Bellator, PFL and beyond break down the UFC Fight Night 167 main event rematch between Corey Anderson and Jan Blachowicz. Mixed martial …read more
Former UFC heavyweight contender Justin Willis has signed a new contract with PFL and will be part of the promotion’s next heavyweight tournament.
Willis signing with PFL was first confirmed by …read more
Esther Lin, MMA Fighting
Former UFC heavyweight Justin Willis has signed with the PFL for its third season.
Willis, and a person with knowledge of his new contract, confirmed …read more
Justin Willis has a new home.
The former UFC fighter has agreed to terms with PFL and is expected to compete in the promotion’s 2020 heavyweight season for a chance at …read more
Former UFC welterweight rivals Rory MacDonald and Robbie Lawler have recently been training together at Hard Knocks 365 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.
MacDonald has been on vacation this week with his …read more
PFL President Ray Sefo | PFL
The PFL has announced its third International Qualifier Series event.
In partnership with Russian Cagefighting Championship, the league will host a four-man tournament at …read more
Dayana Silva ie one of the four women slated to compete at the one-night tournament in March. | Renatta Maria, Shooto Brazil
Shooto Brazil will host a one-night tournament …read more