The 2024 PFL Global Season returns June 13 with Heavyweight and Women’s
Flyweight action

Heavyweight’s Valentin Moldavsky and Linton Vassell meet in main event

Undefeated Women’s Flyweight Dakota Ditcheva faces Chelsea Hackett in
co-main event

Bellator athletes make their return to Mohegan Sun Arena in MMA’s toughest test,
the 2024 PFL Global Season

2024 PFL Global Season is available live across ESPN platforms in the U.S. and via
DAZN in Canada, Europe and additional premium sports platforms internationally

Tickets for 2024 PFL Global Season event at Mohegan Sun available
today via



NEW YORK (April 22, 2024) – The Professional Fighters League (PFL) today announced the second half of the 2024 PFL Global Season will kick off on Thursday June 13 live from Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, CT with action in the Heavyweight and Women’s Flyweight division.   

The night’s main event will feature Heavyweight points leader Valentin Moldavsky facing Linton Vassell while rising superstar Dakota Ditcheva is set to face Chelsea Hackett in the co-main event. Elite fighters from the Heavyweight and Women’s Flyweight divisions will take to the PFL SmartCage looking to secure 2024 PFL Playoff berths and continue their journeys to PFL World Championship glory and the $1 million prize.

“The PFL’s season format is the toughest test in MMA with the addition of elite athletes from Bellator, returning to Mohegan Sun, and PFL Europe looking to clinch a position in the 2024 PFL Playoffs,” said PFL CEO Peter Murray. “The PFL is excited to bring our brand of MMA to Connecticut, as well as our fans from 160 countries around the globe.”

The second half of the 2024 PFL Global Season beginning on June 13, at the Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, CT will feature respective division points leaders Valentin Moldavsky, Daniel James, global sensation 2023 PFL Europe Champion Dakota Ditcheva, Taila Santos and Liz Carmouche. Additionally, Oleg Popov, Denis Goltsov, Jena Bishop and Kana Watanabe will return to Global Season action. The 2024 Global Season event will also see the return of Bellator athletes to Mohegan Sun Arena. 

2024 PFL Global Season event at Mohegan Sun will be available today viaTicketmaster.

2024 PFL Global Season is available live across ESPN platforms in the U.S. and via DAZN in Canada, Europe and additional premium sports platforms internationally.

PFL is the only organization in MMA with the sports-season format, where individual fighters compete in a Regular Season, Playoffs, and Championship each year. The combined roster of PFL and Bellator boasts 30% of its fighters independently world-ranked in the top 25 of their respective weight-class. PFL has an expansive global vision for the sport and is building the “Champions League of MMA” with PFL Europe, PFL MENA, and more international leagues in development. PFL leads in technology and innovation, with its proprietary PFL SmartCage, powering fight analytics, real-time betting, AI scoring, and a next-generation viewing experience. PFL is available on ESPN/ESPN+ in the U.S., DAZN in Canada and Europe and broadcast and streamed in 160 countries with 20 premium media distribution partners.

Professional Fighters League (PFL) is a global powerhouse in MMA. PFL has five live fight franchises, offering year-round content: PFL League Season, PFL PPV Super Fights, PFL Challenger Series, PFL International Leagues, and Bellator. Founded in 2018, PFL is backed by major blue-chip investors including SRJ, Ares, Knighthead, Luxor Capital, Waverley Capital, Elysian Park Ventures, and numerous NBA, MLB, NHL, and MLS team owners. MMA is the growth sport business of this decade, with 650 million fans worldwide, the youngest audience demographic, and true global revenue streams.; Instagram (@PFLmma); Twitter (@PFLMMA); Facebook (/PFLmma)

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