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Video: UFC vet Alex Nicholson gets demolished in Russian four-ounce glove boxing match, Mike Perry blames himself

Mike Perry is taking the blame for Alex Nicholson’s rough night in Russia.
A 32-year-old UFC and PFL veteran, Nicholson suffered a brutal loss at the hands of Vagab Vagabov on …read more

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Harrison, five other $1M title bouts top PFL’s expensive debut on PPV

Kayla Harrison at PFL 9. | Photo by Cooper Neill/Getty Images

The promotion has decided to put its final event of the year on …read more

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How to watch and stream the 2022 PFL championships on ESPN+ PPV

All you need to know to catch the action for the 2022 PFL Championship ESPN+ PPV card. …read more

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PFL announces full fight card for their pay-per-view event on November 25

The Professional Fighters League (PFL) has announced the full card for their pay-per-view championship event on November 25. For a long time now, PFL has been teasing a big move …read more

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2022 PFL Championships lineup set for pay-per-view, includes 6 title fights and more

The finale of the 2022 PFL postseason is set.
2022 PFL Championships takes place Friday, Nov. 25 at Hulu Theater at Madison Square Garden in New York, the promotion announced Wednesday. …read more

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Kayla Harrison vs. Larissa Pacheco 3 headlines first PFL pay-per-view card on Nov. 25

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The PFL Finale is set for Nov. 25 at the Hulu Theater at Madison Square Garden in New York with a 12-fight …read more

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MMA SQUARED: MMA SQUARED: Aspen Ladd released after missing weight, was it a million dollar mistake?

Chris Rini, MMA Squared, PFL, UFC, Kayla Harrison, Aspen Ladd | Chris Rini

This meme is getting a lot of mileage these days. …read more

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Marlon Moraes vs. Shane Burgos booked for 2022 PFL Championship event

Marlon Moraes and Shane Burgos have their first PFL fight set and it will be against one another. According to ESPN – the broadcast partner of the PFL – Moraes …read more

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Moraes comes out of retirement to sign with PFL

Marlon Moraes’ first fight with PFL is expected to be a featherweight matchup against Shane Burgos. …read more

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Posted on September 27, 2022, 4:16 pm By
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Georgia overturns PFL result after Klidson Abreu fails drug test for fight vs. Renan Ferreira

A result from the 2022 PFL heavyweight regular season has been overturned.
The Georgia Athletic and Entertainment Commission, the regulatory body which oversaw 2022 PFL 5 in Atlanta, officially concluded at …read more

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Claressa Shields' boxing return rescheduled for Oct. 15 after postponement due to passing of Queen Elizabeth II

Claressa Shields’ return to the boxing ring has a new date.
The multi-time boxing champion and PFL fighter is set to take on Savannah Marshall on Oct. 15 in a women’s …read more

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MMANews.com Weekly Interview Round-Up (9/17/22)

A huge week for our MMANews.com Weekly Interview Round-Up! This week we check in with PFL flyweight Dakota Ditcheva after she punched her ticket to next season at PFL London, …read more

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Moraes walks back retirement, signs with PFL

Marlon Moraes in his fight against Song Yadong. | Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC

Moraes joins fellow UFC veterans Shane Burgos and Thiago Santos …read more

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Marlon Moraes returns from retirement to enter 2023 PFL season

Marlon Moraes is coming out of retirement.
Following his last outing in March, the former UFC bantamweight title challenger and former World Series of Fighting champion announced his retirement from MMA. …read more

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Marlon Moraes ends MMA retirement, signs with PFL for 2023 season

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Marlon Moraes is back — and he has his eyes on a $1 million prize.
The 34-year-old former UFC contender has inked …read more

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Biaggio Ali Walsh, Grandson Of Muhammad Ali, Signs With PFL

Muhammad Ali’s grandson, Biaggio Ali Walsh, has signed an amateur MMA contract to compete in the PFL. The PFL announced the news of Walsh’s signing on Wednesday. Walsh has a …read more

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PFL signs Muhammad Ali grandson Biaggio Ali Walsh to amateur contract

Biaggio Ali Walsh, the grandson of boxing legend Muhammad Ali, is headed to the PFL.
The tournament-based promotion on Wednesday announced a development contract with Walsh, who will compete as …read more

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PFL signs Muhammad Ali’s grandson to an amateur contract

On Wednesday the Professional Fighters League announced it had signed Biaggio Ali Walsh to an amateur MMA contract. Ali Walsh is the grandson of the famed boxer, Muhammad Ali. His …read more

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PFL signs Muhammad Ali's grandson, Biaggio Ali Walsh, to amateur contract

The PFL announced Wednesday that it has signed Biaggio Ali Walsh, grandson of iconic boxer Muhammad Ali, to an amateur contract, and he will make his promotional debut in November …read more

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Ali's grandson Biaggio signs contract with PFL

Biaggio Ali Walsh has signed an amateur contract with the PFL to compete in its tournament finals event in November. Ali Walsh is a grandson of Muhammad Ali. …read more

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‘Marreta’ exits UFC, signs with PFL for 2023 season

Thiago Santos has departed from the UFC and signed with the PFL | Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC

Longtime UFC fighter Thiago Santos has just …read more

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‘Marreta’ Signs With PFL

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UFC is out, PFL is in.
Former light heavyweight title challenger Thiago Santos has fought his last fight inside the Octagon, …read more

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Thiago Santos Signs With PFL Following Recent UFC Losing Skid

Former UFC light heavyweight title challenger Thiago Santos has become the latest UFC standout to make the move to the PFL. News of Santos’ UFC departure and signing with the …read more

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Thiago Santos exits UFC, signs deal to join PFL roster for 2023 season

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One-time title challenger Thiago Santos has parted ways with the UFC and signed a new deal to join the roster at …read more

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Thiago Santos parts ways with UFC, signs with PFL

Thiago Santos will be taking his talents to the PFL. According to PFL president Ray Sefo – who spoke to ESPN, Santos has signed with the PFL to be a …read more

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Thiago Santos departs UFC, signs multifight deal with PFL

Former UFC light heavyweight title challenger Thiago Santos is headed to PFL.
Santos (22-11 MMA, 14-10 UFC) recently signed a multifight with PFL, ending a 10-year, 24-fight tenure with the promotion. …read more

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Santos moving from UFC to PFL with 2023 debut

Former UFC title challenger Thiago Santos will make his PFL debut in 2023 fighting in the 205-pound division. …read more

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Brendan Loughnane saw a mind coach, was hypnotized before PFL semifinals: ‘As a fighter you just look for any edge’

Brendan Loughnane | Photo by Cooper Neill/Getty Images

Brendan Loughnane left no stone unturned in his preparation for Chris Wade, including getting hypnotized.
Loughnane faced Wade …read more

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Stevie Ray On PFL: “$950k To Win, $50k To Lose Is Heartbreaking”

Stevie Ray feels that the PFL has done wonders for him in his career but feels that a big change should be made to the PFL Championships. Ray will face …read more

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On the Doorstep: 5 fighters who could make UFC with September wins

Every champion in MMA history started out somewhere.
For those who make it to the highest stage, the journey begins long before they strap on UFC, Bellator, or PFL gloves. Modern-era …read more

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Posted on September 1, 2022, 12:16 pm By
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Former Jake Paul-foe Hasim Rahman Jr. teases move to PFL before end of the year: “I’m with it”

Professional boxer Hasim Rahman Jr. has his eyes set on the PFL cage. ‘Gold Blooded’ was set to face Jake Paul on Showtime pay-per-view earlier this month. However, the Madison …read more

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Kayla Harrison's threepeat pursuit is among the $1M matters to be settled in PFL finals

Championship bouts in six weight classes will determine the winners of the PFL’s 2022 season. …read more

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Posted on August 31, 2022, 1:16 pm By
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Fighter vs. Writer: Cory Sandhagen picks Aljamain Sterling to beat T.J. Dillashaw; Stevie Ray talks PFL pay and upcoming finals

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On the latest episode of The Fighter vs. The Writer, UFC bantamweight contender Cory Sandhagen and PFL lightweight finalist Stevie …read more

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2022 PFL Championships: A look at the 12 finalists

Dozens of fighters started out in the 2022 PFL season with the goal of fighting for the championship – and million dollar prize that comes with it.
In the back half …read more

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Posted on August 26, 2022, 1:46 pm By
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Video: Kayla Harrison declared herself 'the queen of women's MMA.' Is she?

Kayla Harrison is headed to her third consecutive PFL women’s lightweight final after running through Martina Jindrova in the semifinals this past Saturday at 2022 PFL Playoffs 3.
Afterward, Harrison was …read more

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Shane Burgos made the right call in leaving the UFC for PFL

Shane Burgos left the UFC as a free agent to sign with PFL | Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images

The days of ‘UFC or …read more

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Kayla Harrison expects 2022 PFL season to be her last, requests elbows for final vs. Larissa Pacheco

We may be seeing the last of Kayla Harrison competing under the PFL season format.
The two-time PFL women’s lightweight winner and two-time Olympic judo gold medalist was successful in her …read more

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Harrison clinches spot in PFL lightweight finals

Kayla Harrison submitted Martina Jindrovã (6-2) via arm triangle choke at 1:17 of the first round of their 155-pound semifinals matchup on Saturday in London, clinching spot in PFL lightweight …read more

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PFL 9 Results & Highlights: Harrison Dominates Again

PFL reached its semifinals today for PFL 9: 2022 Playoffs, and MMA News is here to bring you all the results and highlights! The main event of PFL 9 featured …read more

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2022 PFL Playoffs 3 results: Kayla Harrison dominates Martina Jindrova, declares herself queen of women's MMA

Kayla Harrison just keeps winning.
The two-time PFL women’s lightweight champion and two-time Olympic judo gold medalist maintained her undefeated status Saturday at 2022 PFL 3 Playoffs. Harrison (15-0) defeated Martina …read more

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Kayla Harrison-Larissa Pacheco, Brendan Loughnane-Bubba Jenkins Finals Set for PFL

The assault was felonious in nature. …read more

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Kayla Harrison dominates as PFL sets lightweight, featherweight finals

Kayla Harrison | Dave Mandel, Invicta FC

Kayla Harrison will once again fight for the Professional Fighters League lightweight title on Nov. 25.
The two-time 155-pound …read more

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2022 PFL Playoffs 3 video: Larissa Pacheco steamrolls Olena Kolesnyk, into women's lightweight final

Larissa Pacheco is back in another PFL women’s lightweight final.
The veteran fighter picked up a solid win Saturday at 2022 PFL Playoffs 3 in London to advance to the final …read more

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2022 PFL Playoffs 3 video: Bubba Jenkins advances to featherweight final with explosive submission win

Bubba Jenkins made sure to punch his ticket to the PFL final.
The former NCAA Division I champion scored a quick and impressive win Saturday at 2022 PFL Playoffs 3 in …read more

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2022 PFL Playoffs: Harrison vs. Jindrova live results and discussion

Kayla Harrison and Martina Jindrova at the PFL weigh-ins. | PFL MMA

The 2022 PFL playoffs are here!
Today (Aug. 20) at the Copper Box Arena …read more

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PFL 2022 Playoffs: Harrison vs Jindrová preview and weigh-in results

Can anyone stop her at this point? | Ryan Loco

Who moves on and who stays behind? The final slots will be sorted out this …read more

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PFL 9: 2022 PFL Playoffs Results & Highlights

PFL reaches its semifinals today for PFL 9: 2022 Playoffs, and MMA News is here to bring you all the results and highlights! The main event of PFL 9 will …read more

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Posted on August 20, 2022, 6:16 am By
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PFL 9 2022 Playoffs Play-by-Play, Results & Round Scoring

The 2022 Professional Fighters League Playoffs continue Saturday at 12:30 p.m. ET. …read more

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Video: What is Rory MacDonald's MMA legacy?

Rory MacDonald announced his retirement earlier this week after he was bounced from the PFL playoffs.
MacDonald came to the PFL in 2021 after a run in Bellator in which he …read more

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2022 PFL Playoffs 3 weigh-in results: Playoff fighters, including Wade-Loughnane, hit marks in London

The weigh-ins for the PFL’s third playoff event of the 2022 season are in the books, and all fighters hit their marks.
Both Chris Wade and Brendan Loughnane hit 145 pounds …read more

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PFL 9 Weigh-in Results: 4 Semifinal Bouts Set

PFL 9 will feature the last four semifinals for the Professional Fighters League 2022 playoffs. …read more

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Rory MacDonald: Retirement has ‘been on my mind’ the last four years

Rory MacDonald during his PFL 8 fight against Dilano Taylor. | Photo by Cooper Neill/Getty Images

“Unfortunately, there’s a difference between what you can …read more

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Kayla Harrison reacts to PFL offering Cris Cyborg millions for clash: “PFL is here to make some big moves”

PFL women’s lightweight Kayla Harrison wasn’t surprised to see Cris Cyborg get a big offer from the promotion. The Judoka is set to face Martina Jindrová later this month at …read more

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Kayla Harrison reacts to PFL owner Donn Davis' multimillion-dollar offer to Cris Cyborg: 'I wasn't surprised'

Kayla Harrison says the PFL’s latest attempt to make a fight with Cris Cyborg happen is no front.
The PFL star and two-time Olympic gold medalist assures that PFL founder Donn …read more

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Daniel Cormier advocates for Rory MacDonald to be inducted into the Hall of Fame for Robbie Lawler fight: “I don’t know why it’s not in already”

Former UFC dual-weight champion Daniel Cormier believes Rory MacDonald should join him in the Hall. ‘Red King’ is fresh off his knockout defeat to Dilano Taylor at PFL 8 last …read more

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Rory MacDonald admits retirement was a long time coming: “It’s not who I am anymore”

PFL welterweight Rory MacDonald has admitted that his retirement has been brewing for a while. ‘Red King’ is fresh off his knockout loss to Dilano Taylor at PFL 8 last …read more

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PFL playoffs -- Can Martina Jindrova hand Kayla Harrison her first loss?

Ian Parker breaks down the final playoffs event of the 2022 PFL season. …read more

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Dana White admits letting Shane Burgos leave UFC for PFL was a mistake: 'We f*cked that one up'

LAS VEGAS – UFC president Dana White did not intend on losing Shane Burgos.
Burgos (15-3 MMA, 8-3 UFC) decided to fight out his contract and explore free agency after he defeated …read more

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White admits they made ‘big mistakes’ after UFC contender moves to PFL

Shane Burgos weighs in for UFC Long Island. | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

UFC president Dana White comments on Shane Burgos’ departure and …read more

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Dana White Reveals “Mistakes” Led To Shane Burgos Joining PFL

UFC President Dana White has provided insight as to why the promotion didn’t match the PFL’s offer to sign featherweight Shane Burgos to a new contract. Burgos signed a deal …read more

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Dana White says “big mistakes were made over here” in letting Shane Burgos hit free agency and sign with PFL

Dana White says the UFC made a big mistake in letting Shane Burgos hit free agency and eventually sign with the PFL. Before Burgos’ UFC Long Island fight against Charles …read more

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Shane Burgos signs with the PFL

Shane Burgos gets set for the start of his bout against Charles Jourdain. | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

One of the UFC’s favorite featherweight …read more

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MMA Junkie Radio #3286: UFC, PFL, Bellator recaps, plus guest Joe Corley

Monday’s edition of MMA Junkie Radio with “Gorgeous” George and “Goze” is here.
On Episode 3,286, the guys bring on guest Joe Corley to discuss his new kickboxing league, which is …read more

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Shane Burgos signs with PFL in free agency, says he’ll “be a multi-millionaire” after the first season

Shane Burgos has inked a two-year deal with the Professional Fighters League. On Monday, Burgos went on The MMA Hour and announced he had signed a two-season deal with the …read more

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11-Time UFC Veteran Shane Burgos Signs with PFL

Professional Fighters League made Shane Burgos an offer he couldn’t refuse. …read more

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After fighting out UFC contract, Shane Burgos says he's signing with PFL

Shane Burgos is no longer a UFC fighter.
Burgos, a fan favorite featherweight, said Monday that he is signing with the PFL after fighting out his contract with the UFC last …read more

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Burgos announces departure from UFC to join PFL

Shane Burgos is leaving the UFC and signing a two-season deal with PFL, the popular featherweight fighter announced Monday on “The MMA Hour.” …read more

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Shane Burgos announces move to PFL

Shane Burgos | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

Shane Burgos has chosen to sign with the PFL.
The featherweight free agent announced on The MMA Hour …read more

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Rory MacDonald retires from MMA

Rory MacDonald while competing at PFL 3. | Photo by Cooper Neill/Getty Images

Rory MacDonald calls it a career after nearly 20 years in the …read more

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Rory MacDonald retires following PFL 8 TKO loss: “My time has come to put the gloves down for good”

Rory MacDonald is calling it a career. MacDonald stepped inside the PFL cage on August 13, 2022. He took on Dilano Taylor in hopes of making it to the finals …read more

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Welterweight great MacDonald retiring from MMA

Rory MacDonald has decided to retire, announcing his decision less than 24 hours after suffering a TKO loss to Dilano Taylor in a 2022 PFL semifinals matchup. …read more

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Wife says Rory MacDonald retiring from MMA after 2022 PFL season exit

Rory MacDonald has made the decision to retire from MMA competition after being finished in the opening round for the first time in his career at 2022 PFL Playoffs 2.
MacDonald …read more

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Pros react after Rory MacDonald suffers TKO loss to Dilano Taylor at PFL 8: “Prob time for him to find another profession”

Former UFC title challenger Rory MacDonald collided with Dilano Taylor in the headliner of today’s PFL Playoffs 2 event in Wales. Taylor (10-2 MMA) had stepped up on short notice …read more

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PFL Playoffs 2 results: Short-notice replacement Dilano Taylor upsets Rory MacDonald for trip to final

Another set of playoff finals are set after the PFL’s first overseas trip.
The 2022 PFL Playoffs 2 event took place Saturday at Cardiff Motorpoint Arena in Cardiff, Wales, with semifinal …read more

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Taylor reaches PFL finals with TKO of MacDonald

Dilano Taylor advanced to the 170-pound championship with a stunning TKO over Rory MacDonald at 3:59 of the first round of their PFL semifinal matchup on Saturday. …read more

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2022 PFL Playoffs 2 Results/Highlights: Taylor Stops MacDonald

The second batch of the PFL playoffs took place today on ESPN, and MMA News is here with the results and highlights from the event. The first installment of this …read more

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2022 PFL Playoffs 2 Results & Highlights

The second batch of the PFL playoffs takes place today on ESPN, and MMA News will bring you the results and highlights from the event. The first installment of this …read more

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2022 PFL Playoffs: MacDonald vs. Taylor live results and discussion

Rory MacDonald and Dilano Taylor at the PFL Playoffs 2 weigh-ins. | PFL MMA

The 2022 PFL playoffs are here and this time they’re overseas!
The …read more

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Matheus Scheffel has ‘nothing to lose and everything to gain’ in PFL heavyweight semifinal bout with Juan Adams

Matheus Scheffel (right) defeated Bruno Cappelozza in his most recent PFL bout. | Photo by Cooper Neill/Getty Images

Matheus Scheffel calls the PFL “a promotion …read more

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PFL 8 2022 Playoffs Play-by-Play, Results & Round Scoring

The 2022 Professional Fighters League Playoffs continue Saturday at 12 p.m. ET. …read more

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Rory MacDonald says winning PFL title would be his greatest achievement: ‘The hardest thing I’ve done in my career’

Matt Ferris / PFL

Rory MacDonald has tackled a lot of challenges during his career, but nothing has tested him quite like the rigors of …read more

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PFL 8 Weigh-in Results: All Fighters Make Weight

Professional Fighters League makes its Wales debut with PFL 8, which features the welterweight and heavyweight semifinal fights after all fighters on the card made weight. …read more

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2022 PFL Playoffs 2 weigh-in results: MacDonald, Taylor on mark for headliner in Wales

The weigh-ins are in the books for the PFL’s second playoff event of the 2022 season, and all the fighters hit their marks.
Top welterweight seed Rory MacDonald (23-9-1), a former Bellator champion …read more

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PFL playoffs: Expert picks for the welterweight, heavyweight first round

Ian Parker breaks down the second set of playoff matchups involving the PFL’s heavyweights and welterweights. …read more

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PFL adjusts semi bouts due to fighter visa issues

Visa issues for Magomed Umalatov, Denis Goltsov has forced the PFL to adjust its semifinal matchups Friday in Cardiff, Wales. …read more

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Rory MacDonald, Matheus Scheffel get new opponents for PFL 8 in Wales

Rory MacDonald | PFL

The Professional Fighters League have announced a couple of changes to Saturday’s card in Cardiff, Wales.
Welterweight talent Magomed Umalatov and heavyweight …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

Visa Issues Knock Denis Goltsov, Magomed Umalatov Out of PFL 8 Playoffs

The Professional Fighters League’s decision to hold its playoff shows in the U.K. has backfired for multiple semifinalists. …read more

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With Magomed Umalatov out, Dilano Taylor steps in to face Rory MacDonald at 2022 PFL Playoffs 2

Rory MacDonald has a new opponent for his PFL semifinals bout.
Magomed Umalatov has been forced out of 2022 PFL Playoffs 2 due to visa issues, and Dilano Taylor (9-2) will …read more

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Kayla Harrison and Cris Cyborg go at it over PFL multi-million dollar fight offer

Many wanted to see Cris Cyborg fight Ronda Rousey but that fight never came to fruition. Now the fans are asking to see Cyborg fight Kayla Harrison and .. so …read more

Source:: MMAWeekly

PFL co-founder announces multi-million dollar fight offer for potential Kayla Harrison vs. Cris Cyborg bout

Two-time PFL champion Kayla Harrison wasn’t thrilled with the news of Cris Cyborg making her professional boxing debut, and the promotion immediately supported her efforts to make the potentially massive …read more

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Video: Did the PFL get the return it was looking for with Anthony Pettis?

Anthony Pettis was bounced from the PFL lightweight playoffs this past Friday.
It hasn’t been an easy road for the former UFC champion the past seven or so years. After he …read more

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Brendan Loughnane thankful for PFL's investment in U.K. MMA, encourages countrymen to seize opportunity

Brendan Loughnane’s return to the PFL cage will be special.
It may seem routine for Loughnane (24-4) to fight once again, as his 2022 featherweight semifinal bout against Chris Wade marks …read more

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Chris Wade questions Brendan Loughnane's drawing power, strength of opposition before PFL playoffs matchup

Chris Wade seems not impressed by his upcoming opponent on many fronts.
Wade takes on Brendan Loughnane in the semifinals of the 2022 PFL featherweight playoffs on Saturday in London. And …read more

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Pettis undergoing surgery for fractures in both hands after PFL elimination

Anthony Pettis at PFL Playoffs 1 on Aug. 2022. | Photo by Cooper Neill/Getty Images

The PFL lightweight is going to be out of …read more

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A. Pettis broke bones in both hands in PFL bout

Anthony Pettis suffered broken bones in both hands during Friday’s PFL semifinal bout and will require surgery, he wrote Monday on Instagram. …read more

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Pettis Headed For Surgery

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Anthony Pettis is headed for surgery.
The former UFC lightweight champion continues to struggle under the PFL banner, losing four of five and coughing up …read more

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FvW: Michael Chandler on Dustin Poirier fight; Kayla Harrison on PFL pay and level of competition  

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On the latest episode of The Fighter vs. The Writer, UFC lightweight contender Michael Chandler and two-time PFL champion Kayla …read more

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Morning Report: Free agent Cris Cyborg finalizing contract for boxing debut, has had no talks with PFL

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Cris “Cyborg” Justino looks to be departing the cage for the ring in her …read more

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Anthony Pettis to Undergo Surgery for Fractures on Both Hands After PFL Playoff Loss

Anthony Pettis will be on the mend after suffering fractures to his left hand and right thumb in a lightweight playoff loss to Steven Ray at PFL 7. …read more

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MMA Junkie Radio #3284: Guest Loopy Godinez, PFL and UFC recaps, more

Monday’s edition of MMA Junkie Radio with “Gorgeous” George and “Goze” is here.
On Episode 3,284, the guys welcome in guest Loopy Godinez, who fights Saturday at UFC on ESPN 41. …read more

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