PFL

PFL moves to ESPN/ESPN+ for second season

According to a press release, – along with an announcement from PFL CEO Peter Murray and PFL star Kayla Harrison on Ariel Helwani’s MMA Show – the Professional Fighters League (PFL) will be moving to ESPN and ESPN+ in a…

Sean O’Connell: A new champion prepares for life after fighting

Throughout his professional MMA career, Sean “The Real OC” O’Connell has been recognized as one of the most kind-hearted fighters in the business. Given his weigh-in antics – which this time included a mini New Year’s Eve party, complete with…

Problematic Friendships Linger: A case study of the ongoing relationship between Ali Abdelaziz and the PFL

“I really can’t speak to the past. I can only speak to the acquisition of WSOF by PFL, which then brought a new vision with it as well as new top management.” — PFL CEO Peter Murray talking to Bleacher…

PFL 2018 Championship Results: Who won $1 million on New Year’s Eve?

The Body Lock is on the ground at the Hulu Theater at Madison Square Garden in New York to bring you live coverage of the Professional Fighter’s League 2018 World Championship event. Six champions will be crowned, and the winners will…

Vinny Magalhaes: Road to the PFL Final

Few fighters have been more dominant in mixed martial arts this year than Vinny Magalhaes. The Brazilian BJJ specialist has been on a tear. His rise has been quiet, but Magalhaes has won four fights in the first round in…

Ray Cooper III: Road to the PFL Championship

In 2018, mixed martial arts fans have been lucky enough to witness the rise of a number of fighters. Israel Adesanya has only needed four UFC fights to establish himself as one of the sport’s most exciting strikers, while in…

Lance Palmer: Road to the PFL Championship

Making his debut in the company at WSOF 7, Lance Palmer has been with the World Series of Fighting/PFL promotion since back in 2013. Since then, he has twice become the champion and will look to do so for a…