PFL NEWS

Ray Sefo’s Breakdown of PFL Playoffs: Featherweights and Light Heavyweights

August 24, 2021

One. More. Shot. The final event of the 2021 PFL Playoffs is here, as featherweights and light heavyweights take the cage Friday, Aug. 27, at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Hollywood, Fla., with a chance to punch their tick...

READ MORE

Harrison steamrolls Fabian in one round, advances to PFL World Championship

August 19, 2021

Thursday night’s PFL Playoffs fight card ended with a high-profile scrap, as Kayla Harrison took on Genah Fabian.  Fighting for the right to face Taylor Guardado (who won earlier on the card) in the 2021 PFL World Championship, this f...

READ MORE

Cappelozza drops Jones with jab, scores emphatic finish in Round 2

August 19, 2021

Could Bruno Cappelozza do it again?  The No. 1 seed in the PFL Playoffs, Cappelozza knocked out both of his opponents during the 2021 Regular Season, giving him a cozy spot atop the heavyweight bracket as the Playoffs began. 

READ MORE

Guardado showcases improves striking, ekes out decision victory

August 19, 2021

Mariana Morais received the second chance of a lifetime Thursday evening during the PFL Playoffs.  Originally eliminated from the Playoffs,  No. 5 seed Morais received new life in the tournament when No. 1 seed Larissa Pacheco m...

READ MORE

Delija upsets Goltsov, punches ticket to Heavyweight Finals

August 19, 2021

The PFL Playoffs opened the main card Thursday evening on ESPN with a heavyweight banger between No. 2 seed Denis Goltsov and No. 3 seed Ante Delija.  Goltsov rolled into the bout fresh off two TKO finishes during the PFL Regular Seas...

READ MORE

Ferreira puts Austin away quickly with savage right hand

August 19, 2021

Heavyweights closed out the PFL Playoffs prelims on ESPN+ Thursday evening, as Brazil’s Renan Ferreira took on Great Britain’s Stuart Austin.  For Ferreira, the bout undoubtedly came with a little extra motivation, as he finished sixt...

READ MORE

DeReese, Seumanutafa rev engines late, fight to thrilling finish

August 19, 2021

After back-to-back women’s lightweight bouts, Thursday’s PFL Playoffs fight card turned to the big boys, with Carl Seumanutafa taking on Muhammed DeReese on ESPN+.  A non-Playoffs bout, Seumanutafa and DeReese fought for pride and for...

READ MORE

Mokhnatkina hobbles Zamora late, takes home unanimous decision victory

August 19, 2021

The 2021 PFL Playoffs stuck to the women’s lightweight division Thursday evening, as Claudia Zamora took on Marina Mokhnatkina.  This bout came to fruition after No. 1-seeded women’s lightweight Larissa Pacheco missed weight for the e...

READ MORE

Leve survives early knockdowns, submits Barber in Pro MMA debut

August 19, 2021

The PFL Playoffs rolled on Thursday evening in Hollywood, Fla., with an intriguing women’s lightweight showdown between Miranda Barber and Amanda Leve.  A non-Playoffs affair, this bout still brought plenty to watch for, as Leve made...

READ MORE

Lohsen, Flok open PFL Playoffs fight card with high-octane grappling clinic

August 19, 2021

The August 19 PFL Playoffs fight card kicked off on ESPN+ with a lightweight showdown between Christian Lohsen and Jonas Flok.  A non-Playoffs affair, Lohsen and Flok fought for nothing but pride and experience –– and the crowd at the...

READ MORE

OFFICIAL WEIGH-IN RESULTS FOR PFL PLAYOFFS WOMEN’S LIGHTWEIGHT AND MEN’S HEAVYWEIGHT 

August 18, 2021

Kayla Harrison and Genah Fabian make weight for their Women’s Lightweight Final Four Main Event. Mariana Morais replaces Larissa Pacheco in the Final Four after Pacheco missed weight, ...

READ MORE

ATT and Sanford MMA fighters discuss PFL taking over South Florida in August and more

August 17, 2021

The Professional Fighters League (PFL) semifinals will be in South Florida throughout August, and they will feature several fighters who train in South Florida.   That group includes Kayla Harrison, Antonio Carlos Junior, Raush Manfi...

READ MORE

PFL brings in Columbia Care as official CBD partner

August 17, 2021

The Professional Fighters League has secured an agreement with medical and adult-use cannabis product company Columbia Care to become the mixed martial arts promotion’s official cannabidiol (CBD) partner.   As part of the multi-year...

READ MORE

PFL SUPERSTAR KAYLA HARRISON TALKS DEFENDING TITLE AND SPENDING CHECKS

August 17, 2021

Kayla Harrison is a bona fide American sporting legend. She was the first person from the United States ever to win an Olympic gold medal in judo, doing so in the London 2012 games then, four years later, she gained her second gold medal in Rio be...

READ MORE

Ray Sefo’s Breakdown of 2021 PFL Playoffs: Women’s Lightweights and Heavyweights

August 17, 2021

The 2021 PFL Playoffs roll on Thursday evening, Aug. 19, with PFL Playoffs 2, live from the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Fla. This week, it’s all about the heavyweights and women’s lightweights as competitors mak...

READ MORE

Cooper shocks MacDonald with wrestling, grinds way to 2021 PFL World Championship

August 13, 2021

The long-awaited welterweight matchup between 2019 PFL Welterweight Champion Ray Cooper III and promotional newcomer Rory MacDonald went down Friday evening at PFL Playoffs 1, 2021 in Hollywood, Fla.  With Magomed Magomedkerimov secur...

READ MORE

Magomedkerimov punches ticket to PFL World Championship with dominant decision over Sy

August 13, 2021

Undefeated through nine fights inside the PFL smart cage, Magomed Magomedkerimov returned to action Friday night at PFL Playoffs 1, 2021 to take on Muay Thai/kickboxing specialist Sadibou Sy.  Magomedkerimov, the No. 4 seed, entered t...

READ MORE

Manfio wins razor-thin decision over Collard, faces Radzhabov in PFL World Championship

August 13, 2021

Lightweights took the spotlight on the PFL Playoffs 1, 2021 fight card Friday evening in Hollywood, Fla., as No. 2 seed Clay Collard took on No. 3 seed Raush Manfio on ESPN2.  With Loik Radzhabov earning a spot in the PFL World Champi...

READ MORE

Radzhabov avenges loss, advances to 2021 PFL World Championship with win over Martinez

August 13, 2021

The PFL Playoffs 1, 2021 fight card kicked off on ESPN2 with a rematch between No. 1 seed Loik Radzhabov and No. 4 seed Alexander Martinez. Previously, Martinez defeated Radzhabov via split decision, bringing plenty of intrigue to the table when t...

READ MORE

Tibau dominates, puts Terrill to sleep with arm triangle in Round 1

August 13, 2021

After upsetting Rory MacDonald via controversial split-decision in June, Gleison Tibau returned to the PFL cage to take on Micah Terrill at PFL Playoffs 1, 2021. With the win over MacDonald, Tibau moved to 3-1 in his last four, proving he has plen...

READ MORE