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Claressa Shields

Claressa Shields: “MMA fans need to bow down and kiss my feet”

The No. 1 pound-for-pound female boxer in the world, Claressa Shields, says that "MMA fans need to bow down and kiss her feet" ahead...
MMA Lightweights

10 lightweights to watch in MMA in 2021

The lightweight division is widely considered the best weight class in all of MMA, and it looks like it could be better than ever...
Clay Collard

Fan-favorite Clay Collard ready for PFL, boxing success

If there is one thing Clay Collard wants you to remember when he leaves the cage or boxing ring, it is that he gave...
Jon Jones, Claressa Shields

Jon Jones shares initial impression of Claressa Shields after training session

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones has shared his initial thoughts on Claressa Shields after their first training sessions together. Shields, a three-division boxing...
Claressa Shields, Conor McGregor

Conor McGregor sends advice, encouragement to PFL-bound Claressa Shields

Former two-division UFC champ Conor McGregor has some words of advice for boxing star Claressa Shields, who will transition to MMA under the PFL...
Jon Jones, Claressa Shields

Claressa Shields trains with Jon Jones, Holly Holm ahead of MMA move

Three-division boxing champion Claressa Shields has enlisted the help of two former UFC champs as she prepares to transition into mixed martial arts. Shields, widely...
Claressa Shields, MMA

Claressa Shields starts training at JacksonWink ahead of PFL debut in 2021

Claressa Shields has found an MMA camp ahead of her Professional Fighters League debut in 2021. Shields, who is arguably the best female boxer in...
Angela Lee, Kayla Harrison, Weili Zhang, Cris Cyborg, MMA, ONE Championship, UFC, PFL, Bellator

10 women to watch in MMA in 2021

The ongoing coronavirus pandemic has made 2020 a very tough year for MMA, but 2021 looks like it could much better—particularly for the women's...
Fabricio Werdum

Fabricio Werdum explains the secret to fighting into his 40s

Former UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum explained the secret to fighting into his 40s and still performing at a high level in MMA. Werdum is...
Claressa Shields, MMA

Claressa Shields signs with PFL

Claressa Shields, a former Olympic gold medalist in boxing, is making the move to mixed martial arts and surprisingly has signed with PFL. Shields has...
Kayla Harrison, PFL

Kayla Harrison open to fights against Cris Cyborg and Amanda Nunes

PFL lightweight champion Kayla Harrison says she is open to fights against Cris Cyborg and Amanda Nunes in the near future. Harrison is one of...
Kayla Harrison

Kayla Harrison reveals advice she received from Ronda Rousey: “You need to have thicker...

PFL star Kayla Harrison has revealed a crucial piece of advice she received from former UFC champ Ronda Rousey earlier in her career. Like Rousey,...
Anderson Silva

Ray Sefo says PFL has no interest signing Anderson Silva

PFL president Ray Sefo says that his organization has no interest in signing former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva. Silva recently became a free agent...
Fabricio Werdum

Fabricio Werdum signs with PFL

Former UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum has decided to take his talents to the Professional Fighters League as he's signed with PFL. Werdum recently became...
Fabricio Werdum

Fabricio Werdum says Bellator negotiations have stalled, now wants to fight for PFL

Former UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum is now eyeing a spot on the PFL roster after negotiations with Bellator MMA fizzled out. Werdum, who parted...
Kayla Harrison

PFL star Kayla Harrison to make featherweight debut in Invicta FC cage

2019 Professional Fighters League Women’s Lightweight Champion, Kayla Harrison is set to return to action on Friday, November 20 at Invicta 43 where she...
Sung Bin Jo

South Korea’s Sung Bin Jo hopes to draw in Asian-American fans as he takes...

In his home country of South Korea, Sung Bin Jo is already a pretty big deal. The dashing 28-year old has looks that can rival...
Professional Fighters League, PFL

PFL to offer blockchain fan tokens through new partnership

Professional Fighters League (PFL) today announced a global partnership with Socios.com, a leading blockchain fintech company in the sports space. This new partnership will see...
Kayla Harrison, PFL

PFL announces date, broadcast details for start of 2021 season

The Professional Fighters League (PFL), the first organization to present MMA through a Regular Season, Playoffs and Championship format, today announced that the 2021...
PFL, Professional Fighters League

PFL announces multiple new signings, including several UFC veterans

The Professional Fighters League (PFL), has announced a host of exciting free agent signings for its 2021 season. The PFL, a fast-rising mixed martial arts...
Mohammed Usman

Mohammed Usman poised to climb to top of PFL’s heavyweight division

Becoming a world champion would mean the world to Mohammed Usman. Usman, the brother of current UFC welterweight titleholder Kamaru Usman, is one of the...
Peter Murray PFL

Peter Murray’s passion helps fuel PFL’s drive as elite MMA promotion

The executives behind the rapid growth of the Professional Fighters League all have an incredible story of their own to tell. Peter Murray is chief...
Professional Fighters League

PFL’s partnership with WAVE TV adds to already-impressive social media presence

MMA fans around the world continue to be given access to the Professional Fighters League as the promotion finds new and valuable ways to...
Peter Murray

PFL CEO Peter Murray says leaving own company Insignia was the hardest decision he...

These days, Peter Murray is known as the head honcho for the Professional Fighters League (PFL), a fast-rising mixed martial arts promotion based in...
Randy Couture, Chuck Liddell, Tito Ortiz

Randy Couture injured in ATV accident, will require surgery

Former UFC heavyweight and light heavyweight champion Randy Couture and his girlfriend Mindy Robinson were injured in an ATV accident on Monday, and the...
Michael Chandler, Benson Henderson

Why the PFL could be the perfect home for Michael Chandler

After knocking out Benson Henderson at Bellator 243 earlier this month, Michael Chandler, the promotion’s former lightweight champ, is now a free agent. As one...
Clay Collard

Former UFC fighter Clay Collard says boxing is not a “permanent switch,” opens up...

Clay Collard is one of boxing's biggest stars of 2020. The former UFC featherweight is signed to Top Rank boxing and has gone 5-0 in...
Professional Fighters League, PFL

PFL launches free OTT platform, will provide year-round premium content

The Professional Fighters League (PFL) will bring the action closer to fans once again with the release of a brand-new OTT platform. The premium content...