3 Things We Learned at PFL 2 in Chicago

Watch PFL2 Highlights from Chicago Theatre 1. Kayla Harrison Has Arrived Two-time Olympic gold medalist Kayla Harrison made her anticipated mixed martial arts debut on Thursday on the PFL 2 main card in Chicago. The 27-year old faced seven-fight veteran Brittney Elkin. Harrison won the 2012 and 2016 Olympic Gold Medals in Judo. She set…

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PFL Continues 2018 Debut Season with Thrilling MMA Action in PFL2

Watch PFL2 Highlights from Chicago Theatre   Professional Fighters League (PFL) Continues 2018 Debut Season with Thrilling MMA Action in PFL2 – Its Second Regular Season Event—at the Chicago Theatre   Hometown Favorite “Ill” Will Brooks Earns a Unanimous Decision Win and Kayla Harrison Dominates in her MMA Debut     June 21, 2018  …

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PFL 2 – Live Round-by-Round Coverage

Dan Spohn vs. Bazigit Ataev (Light Heavyweight Bout) Round 1: Spohn lands a accidental kick to the groin to start the fight.  After a brief time for Ataev to recover, the fight is restarted.  Ataev inches forward.  Spohn paws with his jab.  They clinch and Ataev lands a low knee and Spohn is given time…

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5 Reasons to WATCH PFL 2

Watch PFL2 Live June 21 from Chicago Theatre PFL 1, the first event of the rebranded promotion’s “regular season,” had some issues before the event. But on fight night, the June 7 card delivered. Seven of the 11 bouts ended in stoppages, and five of those finishes came in the first round. The other two…

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Luiz Firmino Wants the $1M

Watch Luiz Firmino Live June 21 from Chicago Theatre CHICAGO – If Luiz Firmino reaches the end of the Professional Fighters League’s first million-dollar lightweight season and wins it all, he’s not quite sure how he’ll start to use the money. But he knows one thing for sure in the meantime, and that’s that he’s…

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Brian Foster: Fact OR Fiction?

Watch Brian Foster Live June 21 from Chicago Theatre Brian Foster has never been one for nicknames, but after a dozen years competing as a professional fighter a good one might be “Fact or Fiction.” That’s because the one thing most fans know about him was that he was let go from the UFC after…

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MMA FIGHTERS ARE AFRAID OF ME

U.S. Olympic legend Kayla Harrison — who won gold in judo in ’12 and ’16 — is finally making her MMA debut this week … and says she’s ready to wreck shop. Kayla is a beast — and she tells TMZ Sports it was hard to even lock down an opponent because people are scared…

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Professional Fighters League (PFL) Second Regular Season Event Gets the Green Light after Fighters Weigh In at the Iconic Chicago Theatre

World-Class Athletes, Including 2x Olympic Gold Medalist Kayla Harrison, Will Brooks, and Luiz Firmino Hit the Scales Ahead of PFL2 Thursday Fight Night   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 20, 2018 CHICAGO—Today, 26 fighters slated to compete in PFL2, the second regular season event of the Professional Fighters League, stepped on the scales at the Chicago Theatre for…

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Olympic champ Kayla Harrison eyes spot among MMA greats

As she prepares for Thursday’s PFL 2, which will also serve as her MMA debut, Kayla Harrison says she hasn’t been this nervous since the World Junior Judo Championships. That was the first big stage in which Harrison competed when she was about 18. She won. And considering Harrison would continue to do a whole lot of…

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Professional Fighters League (PFL) World-Class Fighters Gear up for PFL2 During Open-Workout Session Outside Iconic Chicago Theatre

Joe A. Martinez Hosted Open Workout for PFL Fighters Will Brooks, Luiz Firmino, Bruce Foster and Ramsey Nijem, and Two-Time Olympic Gold Medalist Kayla Harrison in Front of Windy City Crowds   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 20, 2018   Today, the Professional Fighters League (PFL) held an open workout outside of the Chicago Theatre in…

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The $1M Carrot Helped Sean O’Connell Come Back to MMA

  Sean O’Connell (17-9) returns to the cage Thursday in what will be his firstfight since December 2016. He meets fellow light heavyweight and UFC vet Ronny Markes (18-5) in the NBCSN-televised main card of PFL 2, which takes place at Chicago Theater. This is the second event of PFL’s regular season. Fighters on that…

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PFL 2’s Ramsey Nijem: A Clear Path

  The world has a serious love-hate relationship with the entertainment business. It’s not a complicated one, though. People love to be entertained, but they absolutely hate the business behind it. Lightweight and former season finalist of The Ultimate Fighter 13 Ramsey Nijem, competes on June 21 at PFL 2. Click to Read the Full…

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