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First round roster selected for PFL’s 2019 season

The Professional Fighters League (PFL), the first organization ever to present MMA through a Regular Season, Playoffs and Championship format, recently unveiled the first of three rounds of roster selections for the 2019 season. This initial group features nine returning finalists from their respective weight divisions, including five of the 2018 PFL World Champions. All ten PFL events will air ...

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Demetrious Johnson admits ONE Championship was always in the plan

(Subscribe to MMAWeekly.com on YouTube) Ahead of his ONE Championship debut, Demetrious “Mighty Mouse” Johnson admits that even if he hadn’t lost to Henry Cejudo in his last UFC title defense he would have eventually been headed to ONE Championship. The move was in the plans no matter the outcome. TRENDING > Joe Rogan reveals why Conor McGregor isn’t fighting ...

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Former UFC Champion Vitor Belfort signs with ONE Championship

Former UFC champion Vitor Belfort is the latest addition to the growing ONE Championship roster. ONE CEO Chatri Sityodtong announced the deal on Thursday. BREAKING NEWS: I am thrilled to announce that UFC Legend Vitor Belfort is now a ONE Championship athlete! A former UFC Heavyweight and Light Heavyweight World Champion, Vitor holds the record for the most KOs in ...

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Professional Fighters League joins UFC on ESPN and ESPN+

The Professional Fighters League (PFL), the first organization ever to present MMA through a regular season, playoffs and championship format, has reached a multi-year deal making ESPN and ESPN+ the home of the PFL in the United States, and with TSN, making it the exclusive home of PFL in Canada. All ten PFL events will air live across ESPN2, ESPN+, ...

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