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PFL welcomes replacements Evgeniy Goncharov, Magomed Magomedkerimov for debut season

A pair of Russian fighters have stepped in as replacement competitors in Professional Fighters League’s upcoming debut season.
PFL officials today informed MMAjunkie that heavyweight Evgeniy Goncharov (10-2) has replaced an …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

Chris Wade set to make his PFL debut in June

Life after the UFC starts in June for Chris Wade.
Wade will meet Natan Schulte in the first round of the upcoming PFL lightweight tournament on June 21 in Chicago, MMA …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

Posted on April 25, 2018, 7:16 pm By
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PFL's $1 million tourneys may not lure Bellator's Michael Chandler, but Rizin FF could

As far as free agents go, former Bellator champion and longtime 155-pound standout Michael Chandler could soon become a hot property.
Chandler (18-4 MMA, 15-4 BMMA), who’s fresh off a first-round …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

Olympic Judo Gold Medalist Kayla Harrison to Make MMA Debut at PFL 2 in Chicago

Two-time Olympic judo gold medalist Kayla Harrison will make her mixed martial arts debut this summer. …read more

Source:: Sherdog

Posted on April 23, 2018, 10:16 pm By
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Two-time Olympic gold medalist Kayla Harrison announces MMA debut at PFL show on June 21

Olympic champion Kayla Harrison is ready to show the MMA world what she’s got.
A two-time gold medalist in judo, the 27-year-old Harrison joined the World Series of Fighting promotion as …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

PFL 1 lineup is set; 24 familiar names and tourney hopefuls fill out 12-bout card

The lineup is set for the first event under PFL – the rebranded WSOF promotion that has relaunched with an ambitious yearlong tournament format with some major paydays.
PFL 1 takes …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

Posted on April 23, 2018, 3:16 pm By
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Watch The MMA Beat live today

On this week’s episode, the panel will discuss Dustin Poirier’s big win, Justin Gaethje’s future, the new season of TUF, Bellator’s ratings, the PFL relaunch and more.
Watch “The MMA Beat” …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

PFL full roster, rules, event schedule revealed

Check out the key details on the inaugural season of the Professional Fighters League, which starts in June. In less than two months, the restructured Professional Fighters League (formerly World …read more

Source:: BloodyElbow

PFL reveals rosters, event schedule for 2018 season

The Professional Fighters League is starting over in a big way.
After holding three small shows in 2017, the former World Series of Fighting promotion announced Monday that it will kick …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

Posted on April 16, 2018, 3:16 pm By
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PFL roster revealed: Six of these 72 fighters will be millionaires by year's end

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After taking a brief sabbatical to regroup and rebrand, the MMA promotion now known as Professional Fighters League (PFL) will make millionaires of six different fighters by year’s end.
Formerly …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

Posted on April 16, 2018, 7:16 am By
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PFL partners with reality television veteran Mark Burnett

One of the leaders in the reality television space is making his return to MMA.
Mark Burnett, the President of MGM Television and Digital Group and the executive producer popular shows …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

Posted on March 29, 2018, 7:16 pm By
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PFL signs former TUF finalist Ramsey Nijem

Another former UFC fighter has signed with the new Professional Fighters League.
Ramsey Nijem (9-6) recently inked a deal with the promotion, MMA Fighting has learned.
Nijem left the UFC in 2015 …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

Podcast: Underrated fights, Whittaker-Romero 2, PFL signings

On Episode 155 of The MMA Circus, Nick Baldwin and guest co-host Jed Meshew discuss upcoming underrated fights, a UFC middleweight title rematch between Robert Whittaker and Yoel Romero, recent …read more

Source:: BloodyElbow

Chris Wade signs with the PFL

Chris Wade is the latest MMA notable to join the ranks of the Professional Fighters League.
Sources confirmed to MMA Fighting’s Ariel Helwani that the 30-year-old lightweight has signed a contract …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

UFC vet Rick Story signs with PFL for $1 million welterweight tournament

May 29, 2016; Las Vegas, NV, USA; Rick Story (blue gloves) reacts to his win against Tarec Saffiedine (red gloves) during UFC Fight Night at Mandalay Bay Events Center. Mandatory …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

Posted on March 12, 2018, 9:46 pm By
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Bellator signs former UFC title challenger, ex-WSOF champ Jon Fitch

Decorated MMA veteran Jon Fitch has signed a multi-fight contract with Bellator, vacating his welterweight title in the PFL.
The news was confirmed today by a Bellator official after an initial …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

Posted on March 1, 2018, 6:16 pm By
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