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PFL’s Daniel Pineda gets six-month suspension for elevated T/E ratio

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PFL Season 2 finalist Daniel Pineda admitted fault for a positive drug test and has been suspended for six months by the Nevada State Athletic …read more

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Posted on January 22, 2020, 10:16 pm By
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Former UFC title challenger Thiago Alves signs with Bare Knuckle FC

Despite recently teasing a move to PFL or Bellator, Thiago Alves has opted to go in a different direction with his fighting future.
Alves, a one-time UFC welterweight title challenger, will …read more

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Posted on January 22, 2020, 6:46 pm By
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White: ‘We don’t have professional cans’ in the UFC

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Dana White is proud of the level of competition in the UFC. With the rise of companies like Bellator, PFL, …read more

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Posted on January 17, 2020, 5:16 pm By
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Chris Curtis booked for return fight following two retirements in one night

In October at the PFL’s first playoff event, Chris Curtis fought twice, but came up empty-handed in the win column.
In his first fight, Curtis dropped a unanimous decision to Magomed …read more

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Posted on January 17, 2020, 2:16 am By
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Alves negotiating with Bellator, PFL, but could retire to be a police officer

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Welterweight veteran Thiago Alves could call it a career in 2020. Former UFC welterweight title challenger Thiago Alves is coming close to the end of …read more

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Thiago Alves says he's talking to Bellator and PFL, but money has to be there to keep fighting

Thiago Alves finds himself in a comfortable situation.
The former UFC title challenger and longtime welterweight contender fought out his contract with the promotion in December and now is exploring the …read more

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Canadians in Combat – January 2020

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

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Posted on January 8, 2020, 4:46 am By
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Spinning Back Clique: McGregor's bravado, Cerrone, Gaethje, Bellator, PFL

Welcome to “Spinning Back Clique,” MMA Junkie’s weekly show that takes a spin through the biggest topics in mixed martial arts. In this week’s episode, “Gorgeous” George, “Goze” and John …read more

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What happened to the PFL banning Ali Abdelaziz?

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Ali Abdelaziz shared a photo of himself in the cage after PFL 10 It was a surprise to see MMA manager Ali Abdelaziz tweet …read more

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PFL winner wants to avenge BJ Penn

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Ray Cooper III has his eyes set on new PFL-signee Rory MacDonald for a particularly personal reason. Ray Cooper III …read more

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Level Change Podcast 53: Dana, Floyd, Edson, PFL, 2019 ‘Best Of’ Awards

Level Change Podcast | June M. Williams

Episode 53: Our 2019 “Best Of” awards, Dana throws Gaethje under the bus, Mayweather to fight again (?), PFL to trim roster, …read more

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PFL 10 highlights

Ryan Loco, PFL

Check out the highlights from the latest group of PFL millionaires after the season-ending PFL 10 in New York on Tuesday. …read more

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Posted on January 3, 2020, 12:16 am By
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Johnny Case signs on for 2020 PFL season

Johnny Case | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

UFC and RIZIN vet Johnny Case is getting his shot at a $1,000,000 PFL prize.
MMA Fighting confirmed with Case’s manager Daniel Rubenstein …read more

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Johnny Case Signs with PFL for Upcoming Lightweight Season

Johnny Case will be competing under the Professional Fighters League banner this year. …read more

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David Michaud says starting pay in PFL is same as UFC

PFL welterweight contender David Michaud says that the starting pay in PFL is about the same as it would be for a newcomer to the UFC.
Michaud just fought Ray Cooper …read more

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MMA Junkie Radio #3014: PFL and Rizin recaps, Nick Diaz, Floyd Mayweather and more

Thursday’s edition of MMA Junkie Radio with hosts “Gorgeous” George and “Goze” is here!
On Episode No. 3,014 of the podcast, the boys look back the PFL’s 2019 playoff finals and …read more

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Morning Report: Rory MacDonald says that even though he left Bellator for PFL, trilogy fight with Douglas Lima still possible

Cynthia Vance, MMA Fighting

In October, Rory MacDonald lost his Bellator welterweight title to Douglas Lima at Bellator 232. The fight was the culmination of Bellator’s welterweight grand prix …read more

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PFL champ Emiliano Sordi wants to inspire kids back home in Argentina

NEW YORK – Emiliano Sordi made history Tuesday night.
Sordi (22-8 MMA, 6-1 PFL) took out Jordan Johnson (12-2-1 MMA, 2-2-1 PFL) in the first round at the 2019 PFL Championship …read more

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Johnny Case Signs with PFL for Upcoming Lightweight Season

Johnny Case will be competing under the Professional Fighters League banner this year. …read more

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Natan Schulte says leg kicks a big part of his strategy to outlast Loik Radzhabov for second PFL title

NEW YORK – Natan Schulte credits a specific strategy that helped him get the job done.
Schulte (20-3-1 MMA, 9-0-1 PFL) engaged in easily the best fight of the night, when …read more

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Ray Cooper III wants to fight Rory MacDonald to avenge for BJ Penn

Last night, Hawaii’s Ray Cooper III became a millionaire, winning the PFL’s 2019 welterweight season by defeating David Michaud.
While this victory is still fresh, Cooper is already looking ahead to …read more

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PFL champ Ray Cooper III wants to fight Rory MacDonald in 2020 to get a win back for B.J. Penn

NEW YORK – Newly crowned PFL champion Ray Cooper III has his eyes on the newest addition to promotion’s roster.
Rory MacDonald signed with the PFL two weeks ago. When asked …read more

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Kayla Harrison Is Own Biggest Critic After PFL 10 Championship Win

Kayla Harrison is proud to have given birth to another one-sided performance at PFL 10, which delivered her what she considers to be a new sibling for her other “children,” …read more

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PFL 2019 Championship results: Kayla Harrison, Ray Cooper III win $1M

The Professional Fighters League (PFL) closed out its 2019 season on New Years Eve, meaning another group of fighters pocketed $1M prizes.
In the card’s main event, Kayla Harrison won the …read more

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Kayla Harrison celebrates her PFL title, which she calls 'her fourth kid'

NEW YORK — Kayla Harrison has won so many gold trophies over the course of her career, she’s starting to view them like her children.
Harrison’s unanimous-decision victory over the always-tough …read more

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Highlights: Harrison, Cooper III among PFL 2019 champions

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See who came away with $1 million prizes in the 2019 PFL championships. The final MMA event of 2019 saw six fighters come away victorious in …read more

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Kayla Harrison Claims 2019 PFL Lightweight Crown; Natan Schulte, Lance Palmer Repeat

Kayla Harrison captures 2019 PFL championship with dominant decision over Larissa Pacheco on Saturday in New York. …read more

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2019 PFL Championship results: Kayla Harrison claims first PFL women's $1 million title

NEW YORK — Kayla Harrison has still yet to taste defeat.
The two-time Olympic judo gold medalist defeated Larissa Pacheco in the rematch to remain undefeated in her MMA career and …read more

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PFL 10 results: Kayla Harrison dominates, Ray Cooper III punches way to $1M prize

Kayla Harrison and Mike Tyson | Ryan Loco, PFL

Six new millionaires were crowned on New Year’s Eve, including the PFL’s first-ever women’s lightweight champion.
That turned out to be …read more

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PFL 10 Results: Lance Palmer Wins Second $1 Million Prize

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Lance Palmer once again cashed in big, as he won the Professional Fighters League (PFL) Featherweight tournament for the second straight year.
Indeed, Lance collected his second $1 …read more

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Rory MacDonald thinks Douglas Lima trilogy still possible: 'Never know where our paths cross again'

NEW YORK – The score isn’t settled between Rory MacDonald and Douglas Lima, but MacDonald isn’t too concerned about it.
Having recently signed with PFL, former Bellator welterweight champion MacDonald (21-6-1 …read more

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PFL 10 results: Harrison vs. Pacheco 2

Kayla Harrison faces off with Larissa Pacheco ahead of their lightweight tournament final bout at PFL 10 on Tuesday at Madison Square Garden | Ryan Loco, PFL

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Posted on December 31, 2019, 11:16 pm By
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PFL 2019 #10: Championships results and discussion

Join us for live discussion of PFL 2019 #10: Championships where six $1M paydays will be up for grabs, including Kayla Harrison vs. Larissa Pacheco in the main event. The …read more

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PFL 10: 2019 Championship Live Results

The PFL 10, 2019 results are coming at you live tonight (Dec. 31). The PFL playoffs will come to its conclusion tonight when we will find out who will take …read more

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Emiliano Sordi credits mental coach for PFL championship run

Emiliano Sordi (pictured) meets Jordan Johnson in the PFL light heavyweight tournament final on Tuesday at Madison Square Garden in New York City | Ryan Loco, PFL

Emiliano Sordi …read more

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Radzhabov expects five round battle against Schulte in PFL LW final

Loik Radzhabov | Ryan Loco/PFL

The pair square off to crown the PFL 2019 season winner at lightweight on New Years Eve inside the Hulu theater. While many like …read more

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Posted on December 31, 2019, 7:16 pm By
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Kayla Harrison Says She’s ‘Probably The Highest-Paid Female Fighter In MMA Right Now’

Kayla Harrison is set to fight for a million dollars tonight at PFL’s second season championship in New York City. For Harrison, she has been very happy with PFL as …read more

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PFL 2019 championship finals preview, weigh-in video

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The end of the road is here for the PFL competitors, as the million dollar tourney comes to a close. PFL closes the book …read more

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PFL boss says to expect more free-agent signings after Rory MacDonald

PFL’s CEO says that he expects the tournament-based promotion to make more free-agent signings after recently inking former Bellator welterweight champion Rory MacDonald.
PFL recently signed MacDonald to a lucrative contract …read more

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Three times the charm: Lance Palmer seeks second $1 million prize in third fight in 2019 against Alex Gilpin 

Ryan Loco

Not even Lance Palmer could have predicted how PFL season 2 would play out.
After wrapping up the $1 million grand prize as a featherweight in season 1, …read more

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Posted on December 31, 2019, 4:17 pm By
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Lance Palmer admits Alex Gilpin trilogy feels 'weird' but focused on repeating as PFL champion

NEW YORK – Lance Palmer is looking to make it two years in a row winning $1 million. In order for that to happen, he’ll have to beat someone for …read more

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PFL 10 weigh-in results, video

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All PFL Season 2 tournament finalists made weight for Saturday’s fight card at Hulu Theater in Madison Square Garden.
In the main event, Kayla Harrison and Larissa Pacheco …read more

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PFL championship weigh-in results: All six title fights good to go

NEW YORK – The PFL 2019 championship finals are good to go.
All fighters competing on Tuesday night successfully made weight for their title fights on Monday morning. PFL officials provided …read more

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Posted on December 30, 2019, 7:46 pm By
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PFL’s Kayla Harrison believes she’s ‘probably the highest-paid female fighter in MMA right now’

Former Olympic judoka Kayla Harrison is a little over a day out from a championship clash with Larissa Pachecho. The winner of this bout, which headline the final Professional Fighters …read more

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MMA Junkie Radio #3013: Bellator 237, PFL's playoff finals, 2019's best and more

Monday’s edition of MMA Junkie Radio with hosts “Gorgeous” George and “Goze” is here!
On Episode No. 3,013 of the podcast, the fellas discuss this past Saturday’s Bellator 237 event in …read more

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PFL Championship: Title fighters face off ahead of end-of-season finale in New York

The 2019 PFL season comes to a close on Dec. 31 as the organization hosts its end-of-year finale in New York, with six championship belts – and six $1 million …read more

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Posted on December 28, 2019, 5:46 pm By
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As Jungle Fight reaches 100th card, founder Wallid Ismail celebrates history

Larissa Pacheco, who meets Kayla Harrison for the PFL belt next week, is a former JF champion. | Guilherme Cruz, MMA Fighting

As Jungle Fight will reach an important …read more

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Posted on December 27, 2019, 11:16 pm By
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Jordan Johnson relying on instinct and reflexes against Emiliano Sordi in PFL 2019 Finals

For light-heavyweight Jordan Johnson, fighting twice in one night during the opening rounds of the PFL playoffs this past October was a challenge he was looking forward to tackling, and …read more

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Level Change Podcast 52: Cejudo relinquishes FLW belt, Bellator Japan

Level Change Podcast | June M. Williams

Episode 52 discussion: Henry Cejudo gives up flyweight title, Whittaker-Cannonier, Belfort-Wanderlei??, Jacare back to MW, Bellator Japan, Rizin 20, PFL picks Welcome …read more

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The MMA Vivisection - Bellator Japan, RIZIN and PFL odds and analysis

What better way to end the year than with three packed events? Watching them with a better sense of what’s going down, that’s what. So the final fireworks of …read more

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Posted on December 27, 2019, 3:16 pm By
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Lance Palmer and Natan Schulte not lacking motivation in attempts at PFL championship repeats

Anyone who’s followed PFL knows the selling point and appeal of the organization’s format: there’s $1 million on the line for the champion in each weight class.
What about the fighters …read more

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Rolling deep: Ray Cooper III ready to reward those around him with PFL 2019 title

Ray Cooper III doesn’t want to let “it” happen again.
In the 2018 PFL welterweight tournament, Cooper made his presence known on the national scene. A relative unknown, he worked his …read more

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Posted on December 27, 2019, 12:16 am By
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PFL Playoffs 2019: Make your predictions for six $1 million division finals

We want your predictions for next week’s 2019 PFL playoff finals in New York.
Our staff picks feature includes the consensus picks from MMA Junkie readers. Simply cast your vote for …read more

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Posted on December 26, 2019, 11:16 pm By
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Lance Palmer looking for third win over Alex Gilpin this year to repeat as PFL Champion

Heading into the 2019 PFL playoffs, featherweight Lance Palmer was in advantageous position having been through the two fights in one night format in the 2018 season.
Knowing how to …read more

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Brendan Loughnane expects fireworks against David Valente at PFL 2019 Finals

Following a unanimous decision win over Bill Alego at Dana White’s Contender Series in June, featherweight Brendan Loughnane was looking for his next opportunity when the PFL stepped up and …read more

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Posted on December 25, 2019, 5:46 pm By
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Level Change Podcast 51: UFC Busan, Bellator 236, Rory Mac’s PFL deal

Level Change Podcast | June M. Williams

Welcome to the The Level Change Podcast, our combat sports themed variety show hosted by Stephie Haynes, Mookie Alexander and Victor Rodriguez, …read more

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2019 PFL championship preview: Who walks away with $1 million?

Defending champions, trilogy fights, rematches and unlikely underdogs are all in play at the PFL championship. …read more

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Posted on December 20, 2019, 1:46 pm By
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Rory MacDonald signs with PFL: Why it works and why it doesn't

Former Bellator welterweight champion and UFC title challenger Rory MacDonald made news this week when he became the most high profile name to sign with PFL.
MacDonald (21-6-1) has been an …read more

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Kayla Harrison headlines finalized PFL 2019 Championship card

Kayla Harrison | Ryan Loco, PFL

Kayla Harrison and Larissa Pacheco are headlining the PFL’s last show of the year.
The lightweight tournament finalists will compete in the main event …read more

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MMA Junkie Radio #3011: Is Rory MacDonald to PFL a big deal? Bellator Hawaii preview

Thursday’s edition of MMA Junkie Radio with hosts “Gorgeous” George and “Goze” is here!
On Episode No. 3,011 of the podcast, the guys react to the latest MMA news and notes, …read more

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Harrison to headline PFL championship card

Two-time Olympic judo champion Kayla Harrison will headline the PFL’s final card of 2019 against Larissa Pacheco for the women’s lightweight championship. …read more

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Rory MacDonald ‘surprised’ Bellator didn’t make an offer for him to stay, ‘excited’ for future with PFL

MMA Fighting

Even in defeat in his most recent fight, Rory MacDonald seemed confident that his future would remain in Bellator MMA.
As a former welterweight champion with high profile …read more

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Nevada suspends Alex Nicholson four years for triple steroid failure

There’s failing a drug test, then there’s really failing a drug test. Former UFC light heavyweight and current PFL heavyweight Alex Nicholson had the hammer dropped on him by the …read more

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Posted on December 19, 2019, 1:46 am By
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PFL vet Ramsey Nijem suspended nine months for marijuana

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Ramsey Nijem has again run afoul of regulators this year.
On Wednesday, the Nevada Athletic Commission voted unanimously to suspend …read more

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NAC delays Daniel Pineda hearing until next month; four other fighters face sanctions

PFL dark horse Daniel Pineda won’t compete on New Year’s Eve after all.
The former UFC fighter’s improbable run in the 2019 PFL featherweight playoffs was one of the main storylines …read more

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Posted on December 18, 2019, 10:16 pm By
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Bellator Champion Douglas Lima Disappointed With Rory MacDonald’s PFL Signing

Douglas Lima admits he’s a bit surprised and disappointed that Rory MacDonald has left Bellator. Earlier today, ESPN’s Ariel Helwani was able to confirm that MacDonald signed with PFL. MacDonald’s …read more

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Posted on December 18, 2019, 9:16 pm By
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Pineda out of PFL's $1 million New Year's final

Daniel Pineda will not fight in the PFL’s $1 million featherweight final and will be replaced by Alex Gilpin. …read more

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MacDonald Exits Bellator, Joins PFL

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Rory MacDonald started in UFC, left and went to Bellator, and will now try his luck for PFL, which reminds …read more

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Alex Nicholson suspended four years by NSAC, fined $15,363 for first-time drug offense

Former UFC fighter and current PFL light heavyweight Alex Nicholson won’t be fighting in Nevada any time soon.
On Wednesday, the Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) held their monthly meeting in …read more

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NAC continues Daniel Pineda’s case, suspends Alex Nicholson four years for multiple steroids

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The Nevada Athletic Commission tabled Daniel Pineda’s anti-doping case to January, likely ruling him out of the Season 2 finals of the PFL’s 2019 featherweight …read more

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Rory MacDonald leaving Bellator for the PFL

Rory MacDonald is moving to the PFL.
The former Bellator welterweight champion and UFC title contender has signed an exclusive contract to join the roster at the PFL, where he is …read more

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Posted on December 18, 2019, 5:46 pm By
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Rory MacDonald Signs with PFL, Plans to Debut During 2020 Regular Season

Rory MacDonald will be hunting for a championship in a new promotion next year. …read more

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Posted on December 18, 2019, 4:46 pm By
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Ex-UFC, Bellator fighter Rory MacDonald signs multi-fight deal with PFL

Rory MacDonald is headed to the PFL.
Former Bellator welterweight champion and former UFC welterweight title challenger MacDonald (21-6-1) has signed an exclusive multi-fight deal with PFL, MMA Junkie confirmed with …read more

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Ex-UFC, Bellator fighter MacDonald going to PFL

Rory MacDonald has signed a multi-fight deal with the Professional Fighters League. …read more

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Rory MacDonald parts ways with Bellator, signs with PFL

Rory MacDonald has parted ways with Bellator MMA.
After a period of free agency, the former Bellator welterweight champion has not signed a new deal with the promotion, and instead inked …read more

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Ariel Helwani's MMA Show: Wonderboy gets NMF belt, Edwards wants title shot against Usman

Urijah Faber will discuss his MMA future and Kayla Harrison will look ahead to her chance at winning $1 million in the PFL finals. …read more

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Ariel Helwani's MMA Show lineup features Urijah Faber, Kayla Harrison

Urijah Faber will discuss his MMA future and Kayla Harrison will look ahead to her chance at winning $1 million in the PFL finals. …read more

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David Michaud looks to cap busy 2019 with million-dollar PFL Championship

In the eyes of welterweight David Michaud, fighting twice in one night was no small order.
Heading into the 2019 PFL playoffs in October, Michaud knew he’d have to win twice …read more

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Brendan Loughnane 'extremely content' in PFL; can't wait to fight on New Year's Eve

Brendan Loughnane feels confident he made the right decision.
After getting passed over for a UFC contract due to a late takedown during his “Dana White’s Contender Series” fight, Loughnane inked …read more

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PFL announces championship alternates as Daniel Pineda waits to appeal 'irregular' drug test

With featherweight finalist Daniel Pineda set to go before the Nevada Athletic Commission regarding his recent drug test mishap, the PFL on Wednesday announced a list of championship alternates.
They are …read more

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Pineda uncertain for final after failed drug test

Daniel Pineda has failed a drug test, and the PFL will await a disciplinary hearing on Dec. 18 before deciding his status for the featherweight championship against Lance Palmer on …read more

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Daniel Pineda set to appeal ‘irregular’ test result with Nevada Commission, PFL designates alternate for finals

Daniel Pineda is scheduled to fight on the Bellator 161 undercard Friday night in Cedar Park, Texas. | Bellator

Daniel Pineda may or may not be competing in the …read more

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Canadians in Combat – December 2019

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

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PFL 2019: Check out the finishes that powered the last 12 to the New York finale

The PFL’s sophomore season comes to a close in just 30 days’ time, as New York’s Madison Square Garden plays host to the 2019 season finale, with six end-of-season titles …read more

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