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Level Change Podcast: Harrison talks free agency, Rampage eyes boxing

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Episode 150 discussion: Kayla Harrison isn’t ruling out PFL, Rampage eyeing boxing career, UFC 268 PPV buys Welcome …read more

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Kayla Harrison responds to Cris Cyborg, promises PFL isn’t out of the running to re-sign her during free agency

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Kayla Harrison could be considered one of the top pound-for-pound fighters in combat sports right now, but she’s not a household name just yet.
That’s …read more

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Video: Where will Kayla Harrison wind up if she doesn't go back to PFL?

Kayla Harrison has done nothing but win anywhere she’s been.
The two-time Olympic gold medalist in judo made the transition to MMA a few years ago and has two $1 million …read more

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Fabricio Werdum unsure if he'll compete in next PFL season, wants to revise contract

PFL’s 2022 heavyweight season might go on without one of its biggest names.
Former UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum is unsure if he’ll compete next season for the 2022 PFL heavyweight …read more

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Bellator is ‘serious’ about signing Kayla Harrison

After winning the PFL women’s lightweight season championship twice, two-time Olympic Gold Medalist Kayla Harrison became a free agent.

With a 12-0 undefeated record in mixed martial arts, and her Olympic …read more

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Video: Cris Cyborg believes Kayla Harrison will stay in PFL, but open to fight

Bellator featherweight champion Cris Cyborg spoke to reporters after her Bellator 271 win over Sinead Kavanagh, and she talked about the “50-50 risk” she took in slugging it out with …read more

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Harrison: Meeting Dana White Was The Most Awkward Moment Of My Life

Kayla Harrison details the night she met UFC President Dana White. 

Harrison has moved into free agency following her recent million-dollar win at PFL 10. This means that she will likely …read more

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PFL’s Christian Lohsen reveals he had testicle removed after being kneed in training accident

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PFL fighter and Contender Series veteran Christian Lohsen had a tough day on the mats to say the …read more

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Cris Cyborg downplays Kayla Harrison talk, welcomes PFL star to ‘come to my home’ at Bellator 271

Cris Cyborg looks to defend her Bellator title for the third time Friday in Florida. | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Cris Cyborg is fully focused …read more

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PFL fighter Christian Lohsen has testicle removed after MMA training accident

PFL fighter Christian Lohsen announced on social media that he had to have his testicle removed after an MMA training accident. On Thursday, Lohsen took to his social media to …read more

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Bisping: Harrison Is Open To UFC Switch After One More PFL Season

Former UFC Middleweight Champion Michael Bisping has revealed what PFL star Kayla Harrison told him about her future while the pair sat together at UFC 268 last weekend.

Despite only making …read more

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Posted on November 12, 2021, 2:16 pm By
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Spencer: Kayla Harrison Is An Asset But FW Division Doesn’t Need Her

Felicia Spencer doesn’t think Kayla Harrison is needed in the UFC featherweight division.

After Harrison won the 2021 PFL lightweight championship she became a free agent. With her now a free …read more

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Posted on November 10, 2021, 12:16 am By
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Harrison Hopes To Fight “Irrelevant” Cyborg Down The Line

Despite describing Cris Cyborg as “irrelevant” to her current journey, PFL star Kayla Harrison has revealed her desire to fight the Bellator champion down the line.

Whilst she may have only …read more

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[ARCHIVES] Kamaru Usman & Manager Brawl With Fan (Video)

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Tonight, Kamaru Usman will defend his UFC welterweight championship against Colby Covington in Madison Square Garden. At a PFL event in 2018, Usman found himself with a much …read more

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PFL champ Raush Manfio almost retired a month before 2021 season: 'I was ready to quit'

Raush Manfio’s run through the PFL 2021 lightweight season was a memorable one and it almost did not happen.
The 2021 PFL champion and winner of the $1 million prize was …read more

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Million dollar winner Antonio Carlos Jr. would ‘never go back’ to UFC

Antonio Carlos Junior became the 2021 PFL light heavyweight champion in October. | PFL MMA.

UFC veteran and PFL champion Antonio Carlos Junior is happy …read more

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Dana White Hopes Claressa Shields Knocks Out Jake Paul

Unsurprisingly, Dana White has a ton of respect for Claressa Shields and none for Jake Paul.

While Shields is currently competing for the PFL and not the UFC, White still has …read more

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Posted on October 30, 2021, 2:16 pm By
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Shields responds to Paul following MMA loss: ‘I still fight better than you’

Claressa Shields prepares to make her MMA debut against Brittney Elkin at PFL 4 in Atlantic City, New Jersey. | Photo by Elsa/Getty Images

Win …read more

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MMA Junkie Radio #3204: PFL season recap, UFC's bantamweight picture, BKFC

Friday’s edition of MMA Junkie Radio with hosts “Gorgeous” George and “Goze” is here.
On Episode 3,204, the fellas recap an entertaining season for the PFL and take a look at …read more

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Claressa Shields reacts following loss at PFL 10, responds to criticism from Jake Paul

Claressa Shields has hit back at Jake Paul’s criticism after her defeat to Abigail Montes at PFL 10 on Wednesday. After a successful mixed martial arts debut earlier this year, …read more

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The MMA Road Show with John Morgan, No. 344: PFL, Dana White's Contender Series, UFC 267

Episode No. 344 of “The MMA Road Show with John Morgan” podcast is now available for streaming and download.
MMA Junkie lead staff reporter John Morgan hosts the show while traveling …read more

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Bruno Cappelozza reacts after learning his father passed away just minutes after winning PFL heavyweight title

Bruno Cappelozza reacted after learning his father passed away just minutes after winning the PFL heavyweight title and $1 million. Cappelozza defeated Ante Delija in a five-round heavyweight slugfest to …read more

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PFL investor Wiz Khalifa could see himself ‘getting in the ring’

PFL investor and rapper Wiz Khalifa attends a celebrity event in Hollywood, CA. | Photo by Rodin Eckenroth/Getty Images

Does the PFL have a new …read more

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Posted on October 28, 2021, 9:46 pm By
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Between the Links: Vettori-Costa reaction, how to improve PFL, UFC 267 preview; tournament bracket revealed

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Marvin Vettori defeated Paulo Costa in the main event of UFC Vegas 41 in one of the best fights of 2021, but was …read more

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Anthony Pettis loved seeing Raush Manfio win $1 million, but now focused on a title of his own

HOLLYWOOD, Fla. – Raush Manfio completed a fairy tale season Wednesday to win $1 million and PFL’s 2021 lightweight title.
In four fights with the promotion, Manfio (15-3) never was a …read more

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Bruno Cappelozza experiences ‘happiest and saddest day of my life’ after winning PFL title without knowing father had died

Bruno Cappelozza is the 2021 PFL heavyweight champion. | Cooper Neill

Bruno Cappelozza captured the Professional Fighters League heavyweight belt — and the million-dollar prize …read more

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Shields responds to first professional loss at 2021 PFL World Championship finale

Claressa Shields ahead of her fight against Brittney Elkin at PFL 4. | Photo by Elsa/Getty Images

Shields suffered the first professional loss of …read more

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Happy with change of scenery, ex-Bellator champ Julia Budd eyeing a 2022 PFL title

HOLLYWOOD, Fla. – Julia Budd’s PFL debut was a successful one Wednesday, and now she’s firmly focused on winning a title with the promotion in 2022.
Budd (16-3) swept the judges’ …read more

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Claressa Shields reacts to Jake Paul’s comments following PFL loss: ‘You won’t accomplish 10 percent what I have’

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Claressa Shields is keeping her head up after suffering the first pro loss of her combat sports career on Wednesday.
In just …read more

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Bruno Cappelozza reacts after leaning his father passed away just minutes after winning PFL heavyweight title

Bruno Cappelozza reacted after learning his father passed away just minutes after winning the PFL heavyweight title and $1 million. Cappelozza defeated Ante Delija in a five-round heavyweight slugfest to …read more

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Kayla Harrison non-committal to joining the UFC following expiration of PFL contract

PFL women’s lightweight champion Kayla Harrison is non-committal to joining the UFC following the expiration of her PFL contract. Harrison defeated Taylor Guardado via second-round submission in the women’s lightweight …read more

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Harrison Vs Nunes (Or Cyborg) Should Be Next

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Kayla Harrison earned her second straight $1 million championship check from PFL last night (Weds., Oct. 27, 2021) by submitting Taylor Guardado in …read more

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Posted on October 28, 2021, 2:16 pm By
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Two-time PFL winner Kayla Harrison unsure of next move, but mentally ready for whatever it is

HOLLYWOOD, Fla. – After winning her second $1 million PFL title, Kayla Harrison will officially head into free agency unsure of what her next move is.
Harrison (12-0) stayed perfect with …read more

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PFL 10 Results and Highlights: Ray Cooper lll and Kayla Harrison earn $1 million with stunning finishes

Ray Cooper III and Kayla Harrison were amongst the newly crowned millionaire champions on PFL 10 last night. It was another thrilling evening of PFL action on Wednesday with six …read more

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Jake Paul taunts Claressa Shields following her first career MMA loss at PFL 10

Jake Paul taunted Claressa Shields last night in the wake of her first mixed martial arts defeat at PFL 10. In what was just her second professional MMA contest, Shields …read more

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'Happiest and saddest day of my life': Bruno Cappelozza learns of father's death after winning PFL title

HOLLYWOOD, Fla. – Wednesday was bittersweet for Brazilian heavyweight Bruno Cappelozza.
At the 2021 PFL Championship, Cappelozza (14-5) completed the goal of becoming the heavyweight champion by defeating Ante Delija (19-5) …read more

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Kayla Harrison Scores Armbar Win at PFL 2021 Championship, Nabs Second $1 Million Check

Kayla Harrison’s second Professional Fighters League run for gold went even smoother than her first. …read more

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Jake Paul trashes Claressa Shields after PFL loss: ‘The fake always get exposed’

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Jake Paul didn’t waste any time firing back in the aftermath of Claressa Shields’ PFL loss.
Shields suffered her first professional …read more

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Kayla Harrison Cruises to Armbar Win at PFL 2021 Championship, Nabs Second $1 Million Check

Kayla Harrison’s second Professional Fighters League run for gold went even smoother than her first. …read more

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2021 PFL World Championship Results, Sights, & Sounds

The 2001 PFL World Championship just wrapped up, and we’ve got you covered with all the results, sights, and sounds!

There were six world title fights in tonight’s 2021 PFL season …read more

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Harrison wins 2nd straight PFL lightweight title

Kayla Harrison’s victory via armbar submission of Taylor Guardado was one of six championship fights Wednesday. …read more

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PFL results: Kayla Harrison cruises into free agency with second straight $1 million title

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Kayla Harrison has her second straight million-dollar year.
The two-time Olympic judo champion steamrolled through Taylor Guardado to win PFL’s 2021 women’s lightweight …read more

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2021 PFL Championship results: Kayla Harrison dominates Taylor Guardado to win second championship

HOLLYWOOD, Fla. – Kayla Harrison has done it again.
The two-time Olympic judo gold medalist has won her second PFL title and the $1 million prize that comes with it. Harrison …read more

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Twitter reacts to Kayla Harrison's dominant $1 million title win at 2021 PFL Championship

Kayla Harrison earned her second consecutive PFL women’s lightweight title on Wednesday when she defeated Taylor Guardado in the 2021 PFL Championship main event.
Harrison (12-0) added another dominant win to …read more

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Kayla Harrison Cruises to Armbar Win at PFL 2021 Championship, Picks Up Second $1 Million Check

Kayla Harrison’s second Professional Fighters League run for gold went even smoother than her first. …read more

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PFL 10 results, videos: Harrison, Cooper each win $1 million; Shields losses

Ray Cooper III wins his second PFL title in a row at PFL 10. | PFL MMA

The 2021 season of PFL is over and …read more

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‘The fake always get exposed’ - Paul slams Claressa Shields after PFL loss

Jake Paul during the weigh-ins ahead of his boxing match with Tyron Woodley in August. | Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images

Jake Paul didn’t …read more

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2021 PFL Championship results: Ray Cooper III rallies for massive $1 million knockout win

Ray Cooper III has power in his hands – $1 million power.
For the second time in his professional career, Cooper (24-7-1) won the PFL welterweight championship and the seven-figure prize …read more

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Video: Claressa Shields loses to Abigail Montes in second MMA fight

Claressa Shields on her back vs. Abigail Montes at PFL 2021 Championships in Hollywood, FL. | PFL MMA

Shields lost a split decision on the …read more

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PFL results: Claressa Shields suffers first pro combat sports loss in stunner against Abigail Montes

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Claressa Shields tasted defeat for the first time in her professional combat sports career.
The multiple-time champion boxer and two-time Olympic gold …read more

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2021 PFL Championship: Bruno Cappelozza out-brawls Ante Delija in wild, back-and-forth affair

It didn’t come easy for him, but Bruno Cappelozza walked away $1 million richer from his fight against Ante Delija on Wednesday.
In the 2021 PFL heavyweight championship bout, Cappelozza (14-5) …read more

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2021 PFL Championship results: Antonio Carlos Junior snatches choke, $1 million prize

Antonio Carlos Junior saw his moment to snatch a choke, and with it a $1 million prize, in the 2021 PFL light heavyweight championship bout Wednesday in Hollywood, Fla.
In front …read more

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2021 PFL Championship results: Julia Budd cruises, wins debut over Kaitlin Young

Julia Budd is off to a good start under the PFL banner.
At 2021 PFL Championship, Budd (16-3) made her promotional debut in a non-championship preliminary card fight against veteran pro …read more

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2021 PFL Championship live and official results

The final event of the 2021 PFL season takes place on Wednesday at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino and MMA Junkie will keep you updated with live results …read more

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PFL World Championships: Live results and analysis

Kayla Harrison, Ray Cooper III and Magomed Magomedkerimov have a shot at a second $1 million PFL championship Wednesday. …read more

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PFL 2021 Championship Finale live results, play by play, and discussion

Kayla Harrison and Taylor Guardado square off at PFL 2021 weigh-ins. | PFL MMA

The 2021 PFL playoffs have reached the championship round!
Tonight (Oct. 27) …read more

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LIVE! PFL Results & Play-By-Play!

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Professional Fighters League (PFL) concludes its 2021 season TONIGHT (Weds., Oct. 27) with a massive night of fights at PFL 10, which will …read more

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Wiz Khalifa open to taking MMA fight with PFL: “I could see myself getting in the ring”

Hip-hop artist Wiz Khalifa says that he is open to staking an MMA fight with PFL in the future, saying “I could see myself getting in the ring.” Khalifa recently …read more

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Magomed Magomedkerimov considers himself reigning PFL champion, not Ray Cooper III: ‘He never beat me’

Magomed Magomedkerimov | Cooper Neill, PFL

Magomed Magomedkerimov is the reigning PFL welterweight champion.
Ray Cooper III is the reigning PFL welterweight champion.
Perhaps some clarification is …read more

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PFL 2021 Championships Play-by-Play, Results & Round Scoring

Sherdog’s live Professional Fighters League 2021 Season Championships coverage will begin at 4:30 p.m. ET. …read more

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PFL 2021 Finals, Claressa Shields’ second MMA fight preview

Ready to make another statement. | Photo by Elsa/Getty Images

The chase for the million ends here, but seeds for new beginnings are being planted …read more

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PFL’s Road To $1 Million: Harrison Vs Guardado!

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In just three years in the fight game, Kayla Harrison has established herself as one of the most dominant forces in women’s MMA, …read more

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Video: Kayla Harrison is about to hit free agency, so what's it gonna be?

It’s championship week in the PFL, with the organization set to crown six new champs and hand out six more $1 million checks on Wednesday.
It’s sure to be a big …read more

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Kayla Harrison on looming PFL free agency decision: ‘There are no friends in business’

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Will Wednesday be the last time Kayla Harrison fights in the PFL cage?
When the two-time Olympic judo champion meets Taylor Guardado in the finals …read more

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Defending PFL champs Kayla Harrison, Ray Cooper III among 12 vying for $1 million

Six more $1 million winners will be crowned Wednesday night in Florida — former champions and new challengers among the bunch. What can we expect from the 2021 PFL championship, …read more

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PFL’s Road To $1 Million: Cooper Vs Magomedkerimov!

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Since first stepping foot inside PFL’s Smart Cage, Magomed Magomedkerimov has been unstoppable, capturing 10 straight wins which includes winning the 2018 championship …read more

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Chris Wade doesn't downplay PFL title fight: 'This absolutely is the biggest moment of my career'

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – Chris Wade never lived up to his potential in the UFC, but he’s flourished as part of the PFL roster.
Although Wade failed to reach the PFL …read more

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PFL World Championship 2021 Results: Harrison vs. Guardado

Kayla Harrison and Taylor Guardado will compete in the PFL world championship 2021 main event Wednesday. | PFL

MMA Fighting has PFL world championship 2021 …read more

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PFL 2021 World Championship Weigh-in Results and Video

The Professional Fighters League held official weigh-ins for the 2021 PFL World Championship, the culminating event in the widely successful 2021 season. Headlining the card will be a PFL Women’s …read more

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Harrison Reveals She Has A Number In Mind To Stop Free Agency

Kayla Harrison has revealed that she has a number in mind that, if matched, could see her stay put in the PFL rather than venture into free agency.

Following her final …read more

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PFL finalist Marthin Hamlet eager to spearhead MMA legalization in Norway

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – As it stands, professional mixed martial arts isn’t legal in Norway. But PFL light heavyweight Marthin Hamlet thinks he could be the man to change that.
At …read more

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Video: Kayla Harrison vs. Taylor Guardado, more face off at 2021 PFL Championship weigh-ins

HOLLYWOOD, Fla. – Kayla Harrison might’ve done her final PFL staredown.
The two-time Olympic judo gold medalist and 2019 PFL champion squared off for the last time against her opponent Taylor …read more

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Face Off! Harrison Stares Down Guardado In Hollywood!

Professional Fighters League (PFL) staged its weigh-in show earlier today (Tues., Oct. 26, 2021) ahead of PFL 10, which goes down tomorrow night (Oct. 27) live from inside Hard Rock …read more

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Antonio Carlos Junior Thankful To Be Happy, Healthy Ahead Of PFL Finals

It wasn’t always smooth sailing for PFL light heavyweight finalist Antonio Carlos Junior after he left the UFC following an up-and-down tenure at middleweight.

But, he’s managed to turn the corner …read more

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Julia Budd 'ready to take over PFL,' explains why signing was an easy decision

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – Having reached the pinnacle in Bellator, Julia Budd was ready to move on with her career.
A former Bellator women’s featherweight champion, Budd (15-3) decided it was …read more

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Abigail Montes Shares How She Sees Herself Beating Claressa Shields

Abigail Montes is confident she can pull off the upset and defeat Claressa Shields in the PFL finals on Wednesday.

In a non-championship bout, the undefeated pro boxer in Shields is …read more

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PFL CEO Donn Davis: ‘We love Kayla Harrison,’ and unlike UFC, ‘we know the fighters are the stars, not the promoter’

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Kayla Harrison has never known a fighting home other than the PFL, and if the promotion has anything to say about …read more

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Ray Cooper III, Magomed Magomedkerimov enter PFL final rematch with similar mindsets

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – Perhaps Ray Cooper III should feel extra motivation heading into his 2021 PFL Championship welterweight final against Magomed Magomedkerimov.
After all, it was Magomedkerimov (29-5) who denied …read more

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PFL star Kayla Harrison details previous run-in with Dillon Danis: “I slapped him, I think”

PFL star Kayla Harrison has spoken about the time she had a run-in with notorious Bellator fighter Dillon Danis. As Harrison attempts to continue her phenomenal run in PFL, many …read more

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Quote: Nate Diaz Is Leaving The UFC

Someone from Nate Diaz’s past is convinced that the Stockton legend will be exiting the UFC after his next fight.

Tomorrow night, PFL star and Olympic gold medalist Kayla Harrison will …read more

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White: Kayla should stay in PFL, get ‘obscene’ money to avoid the ‘best’

Kayla Harrison at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. | Photo credit should read TOSHIFUMI KITAMURA/AFP via Getty Images

PFL champion Kayla …read more

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Sarah Kaufman signs with Canada’s BTC promotion for Nov. 20 event

Sarah Kaufman | Ryan Loco, PFL

Sarah Kaufman is back.
The veteran bantamweight, who most recently competed in the PFL’s 2019 lightweight season, has signed with …read more

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Do Cyborg And Nunes Have Better Hands Than Shields?

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Multiple time boxing champion and Olympic gold medalist Claressa Shields made an impressive mixed martial arts (MMA) debut at PFL 4 …read more

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Dana White addresses Nate Diaz possibly leaving UFC, advises Kayla Harrison to stay in PFL

Free agency has become much more commonplace in MMA in recent years, but two very high-profile fighters are likely to hit the open market in the near future.
With one fight …read more

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Laying the groundwork, Claressa Shields says she got better on mat for second PFL fight

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – Claressa Shields survived on the ground long enough to capitalize on the moment in her professional MMA debut when she rallied to defeat Brittney Elkin in …read more

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PFL Founder Donn Davis fires back at Dana White for comments about Kayla Harrison

Kayla Harrison will be a free agent after this Wednesday’s PFL 2021 Championship. Appearing during the fight week’s media day, Harrison answered the usual round of questions – lastly focusing …read more

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Kayla Harrison’s Manager Addresses Her Future With The PFL

Dominance MMA CEO Ali Abdelaziz has provided an update on the future of PFL sensation Kayla Harrison ahead of her second championship fight in the promotion.

Harrison has quickly become one …read more

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Posted on October 25, 2021, 9:16 pm By
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Can Kayla Harrison repeat as PFL champion, and where will MMA's hottest free agent land in 2022?

As Kayla Harrison vies for her second straight PFL title, free agency looms on the horizon. …read more

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Sean O’Connell doesn’t see other promotions paying Kayla Harrison what PFL does

Sean O’Connell has firsthand experience when it comes to how much the PFL can offer – as does the current active dominator, Kayla Harrison. O’Connell (21-10), a former UFC light …read more

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Did you know Taylor Guardado's uncle is former NFL running back Chuck Muncie?

It turns out 2021 PFL finalist Taylor Guardado’s uncle was a standout football player.
In a recent interview with MMA Junkie Radio, Guardado (3-1) revealed her uncle is Chuck Muncie, who …read more

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Sean O'Connell: 'Nobody else is going to pay Kayla Harrison what the PFL is paying her'

PFL broadcaster Sean O’Connell thinks it’s in both the PFL and Kayla Harrison’s benefit to continue working together.
Reigning PFL champ Harrison (11-0) is a free agent at the end of …read more

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How Magomed Magomedkerimov and Ray Cooper III measure up in rematch at 2021 PFL finals

Magomedkerimov and Cooper have fought for $1 million before. Kenny Florian breaks down what he saw in the first fight and how it may impact the rematch. …read more

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Chris Wade: Movlid Khaybulaev's road to 2021 PFL final was easier than mine

Based on stylistic matchups, Chris Wade thinks Movlid Khaybulaev had a more convenient road to the PFL finals than he did.
Wade (20-6) picked up three wins over former member of …read more

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Junior Dos Santos not ruling out pro wrestling as next chapter of his career: 'Why not?'

Junior Dos Santos thought about boxing, Bellator, PFL and bare-knuckle boxing, but ended up in the pro wrestling ring – and he loves it.
After making an appearance on All Elite …read more

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Aspen Ladd Thinks UFC Featherweight Division Needs Kayla Harrison

Aspen Ladd believes the UFC must sign dominant PFL star Kayla Harrison in order to bring more “substance” to the lacklustre women’s featherweight division.

Ladd’s planned return to MMA’s biggest stage …read more

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Posted on October 15, 2021, 1:16 am By
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Julia Budd admits it would be a bummer to miss out on a Kayla Harrison fight

Julia Budd is making the move to the PFL after a championship run with Bellator. The first and former women’s featherweight champion in Bellator history suffered a single defeat in …read more

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Stevie Ray signs with PFL, will debut in 2022 season

One year after announcing his retirement from MMA, “Braveheart” is back.
MMA Junkie today learned from two people with knowledge of the agreement that Scottish lightweight Stevie Ray (23-9) has agreed …read more

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Brendan Loughnane among alternates named for PFL $1 million tournament finals

Former UFC fighter Brendan Loughnane was among the alternate fighters named for the upcoming PFL $1 million tournament finals. Loughnane competed once in the Octagon in 2012, losing a decision …read more

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PFL announces alternates for 2021 championship bouts

Everything is set for the 2021 PFL Championship finals.
The date, venue and final matchups were all already determined, but now the promotion has revealed the fighters who will serve as …read more

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