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Video: Was recent criticism of Kayla Harrison's PFL performance warranted?

Two-time PFL champion Kayla Harrison started off the 2022 season in the win column, but it wasn’t the one-sided affair many expected.
While Harrison clearly won the fight, her dominance in …read more

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Posted on May 14, 2022, 6:16 pm By
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Julianna Peña: Kayla Harrison Was Absolutely Never Going To Leave PFL

Julianna Peña was ready to welcome Kayla Harrison to the UFC but wasn’t confident about the chances of her signing in free agency.

Harrison re-signed with the PFL after the league …read more

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Posted on May 13, 2022, 6:16 pm By
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It’s Business! ‘It Meant A Lot More To PFL’

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It’s no secret that Kayla Harrison is the face of the Professional Fighter’s League (PFL).
Ahead of the promotion’s current season, Harrison tested …read more

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Sean Strickland apologizes for comments about the Professional Fighters League but not Kayla Harrison: “I miss spoke about the PFL”

Sean Strickland is apologizing for comments he made about the Professional Fighters League (PFL), but not about Kayla Harrison.
Harrison (13-0 MMA) squared off with Mokhnatkina (6-3 MMA) at PFL 3 …read more

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Larissa Pacheco thinks third time will be the charm against Kayla Harrison

ARLINGTON, Texas – Larissa Pacheco has been in there with two-time PFL women’s lightweight winner Kayla Harrison, and twice she’s come up short.
But after her quick win over Zamzagul Fayzallanova …read more

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Kayla Harrison On Cris Cyborg Bout: The Ball’s In Her Court

Two-time PFL champion Kayla Harrison is focused on a third league title and not a potential crossover superfight against Cris Cyborg.

Harrison earned a unanimous decision victory over Marina Mokhnatkina at …read more

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Sean Strickland blasts Kayla Harrison for struggling with “low level” opponent at PFL 3: “Just reminds me why she’s not in the UFC”

UFC middleweight fighter Sean Strickland has blasted Kayla Harrison for her performance against Marina Mokhnatkina at PFL 3.
Harrison (13-0 MMA) squared off with Mokhnatkina (6-3 MMA) in the headliner of …read more

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Kayla Harrison pushes Cyborg talk to side, guarantees third PFL title while quoting Ben Franklin

ARLINGTON, Texas – It’s been a while since Kayla Harrison had to put in a full and go home without a finish, but the PFL’s biggest star isn’t worried.
In fact, …read more

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Kayla Harrison def. Marina Mokhnatkina at 2022 PFL 3: Best photos

Check out these photos from Kayla Harrison’s unanimous decision victory over Marina Mokhnatkina at 2022 PFL 3. (Photos courtesy of Cooper Neill, PFL) …read more

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Kayla Harrison, Anthony Pettis, Rory MacDonald, and Larissa Pacheco shine at PFL 3

The Professional Fighters League (PFL) delivered another thrilling night of action in the 2022 Regular Season with PFL 3 at Esports Stadium Arlington. The 11-fight event featured the Welterweight and …read more

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2022 PFL 3 results: Kayla Harrison cruises to victory in 'utter dog crap' season debut

Kayla Harrison pocketed three points and kept her unblemished record in tact Friday, but she wasn’t pleased with her performance.
Over the course of three rounds, Harrison (13-0) cruised to a …read more

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Posted on May 7, 2022, 4:46 am By
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Kayla Harrison Dominates Marina Mokhnatkina in PFL Main Event

Two-time Professional Fighters League women’s lightweight champion Kayla Harrison was dominant once again, but her performance in the PFL 3 Regular Season main event on Friday wasn’t up to snuff …read more

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Kayla Harrison slams her own performance after winning lopsided decision in PFL 3 main event

Kayla Harrison may be one of the top pound-for-pound women’s fighters in the sport but she’s also her own worst critic.
The two-time Olympic gold medalist picked up a dominant win …read more

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Posted on May 7, 2022, 4:16 am By
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PFL 2022 regular season, Week 3: Harrison vs. Mokhnatkina results and discussion

PFL women’s lightweight champion Kayla Harrison. | Photo by Gabe Ginsberg/Getty Images

The 2022 season of the Professional Fighters League continues!
Week 3 of the regular …read more

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PFL 3: Harrison vs. Mokhnatkina Takes Place Tonight

PFL 3 takes place tonight and will feature the women’s lightweights and men’s welterweight divisions, capped off by Kayla Harrison making her season debut against Marina Mokhnatkina!

Also in action is …read more

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Posted on May 6, 2022, 5:16 pm By
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Kayla Harrison issues challenge to Cris Cyborg: ‘If you’re not scared and you’re not running, come fight me here’

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Kayla Harrison is getting tired of all the talk about Cris Cyborg.
For nearly a year, the MMA world has been …read more

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Posted on May 6, 2022, 3:16 pm By
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Staredowns! Harrison And Mokhnatkina Meet Ahead Of 2022 PFL 3

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ARLINGTON, TEXAS — Professional Fighter’s League (PFL) Lightweight contenders Kayla Harrison and Marina Mokhnatkina squared off for the first time following the …read more

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Kayla Harrison Says She Never Wants To Be A Free Agent Again

PFL women’s lightweight champion Kayla Harrison enjoyed a first in her career with her widely-publicized free agency process, but she doesn’t want to repeat it.

Harrison was in talks with the …read more

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Marina Mokhnatkina Responds To Kayla Harrison, Team Dissing Sambo

PFL lightweight Marina Mokhnatkina is not amused by Kayla Harrison and her team dissing her combat sambo background.

Mokhnatkina will face Harrison in the PFL 3 main event this Friday night …read more

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Kayla Harrison Trolls Cris Cyborg With Fashion Choice Ahead Of PFL 3

Kayla Harrison still has time to troll an inter-promotional rival Cris Cyborg ahead of her PFL season debut tomorrow night.

At PFL 3, Kayla Harrison will set off on her quest …read more

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PFL 3: Breaking down the opening night for Kayla Harrison, Ray Cooper, Anthony Pettis and more

The women’s lightweights and welterweights open up their 2022 season. Ian Parker evaluates all the matchups and offer his predictions. …read more

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Kayla Harrison Explains Why MMA Fans Will Thank Her In A Couple Years

According to two-time PFL champion Kayla Harrison, whether you love her or hate her, you’ll be thanking her soon enough.

After months of gossip and rumors surrounding her future and period …read more

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Kayla Harrison reveals she signed to fight Cris Cyborg before PFL matched Bellator’s offer: “I’m not scared”

PFL lightweight Kayla Harrison has revealed just how close she was to going to Bellator.
The former PFL lightweight tournament champion is set to face Marina Mokhnatkina this weekend at PFL …read more

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Kayla Harrison praises Katie Taylor, Amanda Serrano: 'They raised women athletes to a whole new level'

ARLINGTON, Texas – They don’t share the same sport, but Kayla Harrison can respect the work Katie Taylor and Amanda Serrano displayed in their historic boxing title fight last weekend.
Taylor …read more

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The MMA Hour with Chael Sonnen, Kayla Harrison, Raufeon Stots, Joe Lauzon and Shogun Rua at 1 p.m. ET

The Mixed Martial Arts Hour is back in your life! Below is a rundown of Wednesday’s show, which begins at 12 p.m. ET / 10 a.m. PT / 6 p.m. …read more

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Kayla Harrison sends a warning to media following Julianna Pena’s “tomato cans” diss: “Listen, you and the media need to be careful”

Kayla Harrison has sent a warning to Julianna Pena in the wake of recent criticism from the UFC bantamweight champion.
While she may have re-signed with PFL, Kayla Harrison is still …read more

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Kayla Harrison says Julianna Pena would get ‘seriously hurt’ if they fought

Kayla Harrison is over people matchmaking her and Julianna Pena.

“Listen, you and the media need to be careful,” Kayla Harrison said during an interview with MMA Fighting. “You’re going to …read more

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Posted on May 3, 2022, 5:16 pm By
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Fighter vs. Writer: Beneil Dariush previews key UFC 274 fights; Kayla Harrison talks Cris Cyborg, Julianna Pena, and returning to PFL

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On episode 34 of The Fighter vs. The Writer, Beneil Dariush joins the show to give an update on his …read more

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Kayla Harrison sends a warning to media pushing for Julianna Pena fight: ‘You’re going to get her really, seriously hurt’

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For anyone questioning Kayla Harrison’s desire to face the best competition possible, you have to look no further than the conclusion of …read more

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Posted on May 3, 2022, 1:16 pm By
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PFL 2022, Week 3: Make your predictions for Kayla Harrison, Anthony Pettis, Rory MacDonald, more

We want your predictions for Friday’s PFL 2022, Week 3 event in Arlington, Texas.
Our staff picks feature includes the consensus picks from MMA Junkie readers. Simply cast your vote for …read more

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Kayla Harrison On Her PFL Rise: “I Don’t Want To Be Famous”

PFL women’s lightweight champ Kayla Harrison has revealed that she has no interest in pursuing the fame that comes with being one of MMA’s biggest female stars.

In the past …read more

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Posted on May 2, 2022, 2:16 pm By
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Will The PFL Become Bigger Than Bellator, Or Even The UFC?

In March this year, the PFL pulled off what many did not expect. Kayla Harrison, arguably MMA’s biggest female star, was persuaded to remain with the promotion despite lucrative offers …read more

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Coker On PFL/Harrison Making Cyborg Superfight: They Have My Number

Bellator CEO Scott Coker is open to dealing with the PFL to negotiate a super fight between Kayla Harrison and Cris ‘Cyborg’ Justino.

Harrison has teased the idea of a matchup …read more

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Cris Cyborg discusses Kayla Harrison re-signing with PFL after rumored fight: “I knew she would stay, it was all marketing”

Bellator women’s featherweight champion Cris Cyborg didn’t believe she was ever going to fight Kayla Harrison.
The two women’s champions were in discussions for a fight earlier this year. Following Harrison’s …read more

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PFL CEO Peter Murray wants to cross-promote with Bellator to make Kayla Harrison vs. Cris Cyborg

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Kayla Harrison would’ve had Cris Cyborg in her sights had she accepted a multi-million offer from Bellator MMA. When PFL matched the ViacomCBS-owned promotion’s …read more

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Cris Cyborg reacts to Kayla Harrison’s ‘emotional’ callout for a gym fight, re-signing with PFL

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Cris Cyborg and Kayla Harrison remain signed to different MMA organizations, but their bad blood continues.
A two-time Olympic gold medalist who became a rising …read more

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Cris Cyborg knew Kayla Harrison would re-sign with PFL, still believes fight could happen

LOS ANGELES – Despite Kayla Harrison re-signing with PFL, Cris Cyborg isn’t ruling out the possibility of fighting her some day.
Bellator featherweight champion Cyborg (25-2) and reigning PFL lightweight champ Harrison …read more

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Julianna Peña: ATT Wasn’t Big Enough For Harrison & Nunes

UFC Bantamweight Champion Julianna Peña believes American Top Team wasn’t big enough for both Amanda Nunes and Kayla Harrison leading to Nunes’ exit.

The UFC featherweight champion opted for change …read more

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Julianna Pena thinks Kayla Harrison played part in Amanda Nunes’ split from ATT, rips her for making career off ‘beating tomato cans’

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Julianna Pena can’t help but laugh when she remembers everything Kayla Harrison said about her over the past several months …read more

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Kayla Harrison, Anthony Pettis and Rory MacDonald headline PFL 3 card on May 6

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Kayla Harrison has her first fight of 2022 booked after inking a new long term deal with the PFL to return for the upcoming …read more

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Kayla Harrison’s Season Opener Set As PFL 3 Pairings Announced

Kayla Harrison and a number of other notable names have their opening pairings for this year’s Professional Fighters League season set, with the promotion announcing the full card for PFL …read more

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Kayla Harrison's first fight of 2022 headlines PFL 3; Rory MacDonald, Anthony Pettis on card

Fresh off signing a new PFL contract, Kayla Harrison is back in a headlining spot.
Harrison (12-0) will face Marina Mokhnatkina (6-2) in the women’s lightweight main event of 2022 PFL …read more

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Harrison, Cooper to headline PFL season opener

Two-time women’s lightweight champ Kayla Harrison to headline PFL’s 2022 regular season opener, PFL3, which will take place on May 6 at Esports Stadium in Arlington, Texas. …read more

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Peña To Harrison: Good Luck Making A Career Off Beating “Tomato Cans”

UFC Women’s Bantamweight Champion Julianna Peña has given her take on Kayla Harrison’s decision to re-sign with the Professional Fighters League.

Last month, one of the most discussed periods of free …read more

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2022 PFL Season Will Be Harrison’s Last

Drake Riggs

The future of the PFL and Kayla Harrison looks to get more and more intriguing in the coming years. Throughout its still early …read more

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Posted on March 23, 2022, 9:46 pm By
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Why Staying In The PFL Was A Smart Move For Kayla Harrison

It was the moment Kayla Harrison’s dream was shattered. Sitting cageside at UFC 269, the two-time PFL women’s lightweight champ watched in disbelief as monumental underdog Julianna Peña took the …read more

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A new contract with PFL isn't the end of Kayla Harrison's chase for Amanda Nunes and Cris Cyborg

Kayla Harrison is back with PFL. But the former Olympian has her eyes on two reigning champions in the UFC and Bellator. …read more

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