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PFL 8 2022 Fight Card

This is the PFL 8 2022 fight card with the second round of the playoffs scheduled for this Saturday, August 13, 2022, live from New York, NY. The lightweight and light heavyweights will make it to the Hulu Theatre at MSG, prelims begin at 6 PM ET.

This fight card is headlined by light heavyweights Will Fleury (10-3-0) vs Anthony Salamone (7-0-0).

The co-main event of the evening features two of the lightweight finalists Barborik (13-2-0) vs Maxim (9-2-0).

Here’s a video of the 2022 playoffs bracket, courtesy of the PFL. Below that you can see all the fighters taking to the stage at PFL 8, 2022.

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PFL 8 2022 Fight Card

Qualifiers (airing on ESPN+ after the main card)

Main Event (airing on ESPN and ESPN+ at 9:00 PM ET)

Rory MacDonald #1 (23-9-1), (-220) vs Dilano Taylor (9-2-0), (+180) – welterweight semi final

Will Fleury (10-3-0) vs Anthony Salamone (7-0-0) – light heavyweight bout

Vojto Barborik (13-2-0) vs Radu Maxim (9-2-0) – lightweight bout

Mokhtar Benkacia (20-7-0) vs Francesco Nuzzi (9-1-0) – bantamweight bout

Rory MacDonald (23-9-1) vs Dilano Taylor (9-1-0) – welterweight semifinal – cancelled

Ante Delija (21-5-0) vs Renan Ferreira (9-3-0, 1NC) – heavyweight semifinal

Matheus Scheffel (16-8-0) vs Juan Adams (10-4-0) – heavyweight semifinal

Sadibou Sy (11-6-2, 1NC) vs Carlos Leal (17-3-0) – welterweight bout

Nathan Kelly (5-2-0) vs Ben Ellis (4-1-0) – featherweight bout

Prelims (airing at 7:00 PM ET on ESPN+)

Josh O’Connor (1-0-0) vs Emran Sakhizada (2-1-0) – lightweight bout

Mick Stanton (9-6-0) vs Marcin Wojcik (15-8-0) – light heavyweight

Chris Mixan (3-0-0) vs Christian Stigenberg (3-1-0) – welterweight bout

Hatef Moeil (10-4-0) vs Szymon Bajor (23-9-0) – heavyweight bout

Lee Chadwick (27-16-1) vs Przemyslaw Mysiala (24-11-1) – light heavyweight bout

That’s it for the first of the PFL 8 2022 fight card. Be sure to check back to The MMA Beatdown for our PFL News section to get updates on this and all the latest PFL events and results of the playoffs and find out who will take home a million dollar pay day.

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PFL 7 2022 Results

The PFL 7 2022 results sees Stevie Ray’s hand raised again. The fight went to the judges, where Stevie Ray showed enough of a ground game to secure two of the three rounds in his unanimous decision victory.

Akhmedov vs Silveira, the light heavyweight co-main event, finally took the unblemished record away from Silveira when Akhmedov took the win in the eyes of the all three judges.

Here’s a video of the events highlights, courtesy of the PFL. All of the remaining PFL 7 2022 playoff results are listed below the video.

PFL 7 2022 Results

Main Event (aired on ESPN and ESPN+ at 7:00 PM ET)

Anthony Pettis (25-14-0) vs Stevie Ray (25-10-0) – lightweight semifinal – Ray by unanimous decision

Omari Akhmedov (24-7-1), (204.6lbs) vs Josh Silveira (9-1-0), (206lbs) – light heavyweight semifinal – Akhmedov by unanimous decision

Olivier Aubin-Mercier (16-5-0), (155lbs) vs Alexander Martinez (10-3-0, 1NC), (156lbs) – lightweight semifinal – Aubin-Mercier by unanimous decision

Robert Wilkinson (17-2-0) vs Delan Monte (9-4-0) – light heavyweight semifinal – Wilkinson via 1st round KO

Prelims (aired at 6:00 PM ET on ESPN+)

Itso Babulaidze (2-0-0) vs Mahmoud Sebie (2-2-0)–welterweight bout – Babulaidze by Round 1 TKO

Cory Hendricks (9-5-0) vs Marthin Hamlet (10-4-0) – light heavyweight bout – Hamlet by decision

Qualifiers (aired on ESPN+ 9:00 PM ET)

Marcelo Nunes (9-1-0)vs Dylan Potter (10-6-0, 1NC) – heavyweight bout – Nunes by 1st round submission

Alexei Pergande (2-0-0), (155.8lbs) vs Elvis Lebron Quiles (0-1-0), (155.8lbs) – lightweight bout – Pergande by decision

Elvin Espinoza (1-0-0) vs Corey Jackson (0-1-0) – lightweight bout – Espinoza by decision

Brahyan Zurcher (4-0-0), (146lbs) vs Ricardo Jimenez (0-2-1), (144.2lbs) – featherweight bout – Zurcher by decision

That wraps up the PFL 7 2022 results. For more information on the tournament to a million dollars check out the PFL News section. The next on deck will be the second round of the PFL playoffs set to take place on Saturday, August 13th, where the welterweights will have their semifinals and a chance to advance toward a million dollar prize with championship bragging rights.

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PFL Playoffs 1 2022 Weigh Ins Anthony Pettis vs Stevie Ray Will Proceed

The PFL Playoffs 1 2022 Weigh Ins have gone official, all of the eligible one million dollar prize fighters are proceeding on weight.

Pettis had already clinched a position in the playoffs but was upset by Ray in the regular season. Now Pettis gets the opportunity to avenge the loss and proceed in the tournament or possibly fall victim to another Ray submission.

Here’s a video, courtesy of PFL, of the ceremonial weigh-in. Below that is the remaining playoffs round 1 fight card.

PFL Playoffs, 2022 Fight Card

Main Event (airing on ESPN and ESPN+ at 7:00 PM ET)

Anthony Pettis (25-13-0), (155.6lbs) vs Stevie Ray (24-10-0), (155.8lbs) – lightweight semifinal

Omari Akhmedov (23-7-1), (204.6lbs) vs Josh Silveira (9-0-0), (206lbs) – light heavyweight semifinal

Olivier Aubin-Mercier (15-5-0), (155lbs) vs Alexander Martinez (10-2-0, 1NC), (156lbs) – lightweight semifinal

Robert Wilkinson (15-2-0), (205.8lbs) vs Delan Monte (9-2-0), (205.2lbs) – light heavyweight semifinal

Prelims (airing at 6:00 PM ET on ESPN+)

Alexei Pergande (1-0-0), (155.8lbs) vs Elvis Lebron Quiles (0-0-0), (155.8lbs) – lightweight bout

Lucas Barbosa (2-1-0), (169.6lbs) vs Elmar Umarov (4-1-0), (171lbs) – welterweight bout

Brahyan Zurcher (3-0-0), (146lbs) vs Ricardo Jimenez (0-1-1), (144.2lbs) – featherweight bout

Elvin Espinoza (6-0-0), (154.4lbs) vs Corey Jackson (5-1-0), (156lbs) – lightweight bout

Qualifiers (airing on ESPN+ 9:00 PM ET)

Marcelo Nunes (8-1-0), (244.2lbs) vs Dylan Potter (10-5-0, 1NC), (255.2lbs) – heavyweight bout

Cory Hendricks (9-4-0), (lbs) vs Marthin Hamlet (9-4-0), (lbs) – light heavyweight bout

Itso Babulaidze (1-0-0), (170.8lbs) vs Mahmoud Sebie (2-1-0), (170.8lbs) –

That’s it for the first of the PFL Playoffs 1 2022 Weigh Ins. Be sure to check back to The MMA Beatdown for our PFL News section to get updates on this and all the latest PFL events and results of the playoffs.

Remember, everything kicks off at 6:00 PM ET on ESPN +. Thank you for visiting and allowing The MMA Beatdown to be your source for Mixed Martial Arts news and entertainment.

PFL Playoffs Fight Card

The PFL playoffs fight card is all set to go down August 5, 2022 with prelims at 7 PM ET and the main card at 9 PM ET from NYC. This one features fighters from the lightweight and light heavyweight divisions looking for the million dollar payday.

The main event for the card are lightweights Anthony Pettis vs Stevie Ray. Each fighter has one loss so far in the tournament, but due to the scoring system they are still fighting for the million dollars.

The co-main event of the evening are light heavyweights Omari Akhmedov vs Josh Silveira. Neither fighter has tasted defeat in the 2022 tournament, but Silveira has not tasted defeat in his professional MMA career.

Here’s a look back at the PFL challenger series for week 7, courtesy of the PFL. Below the video are the remaining matches for the PFL 7 fight card, the start of the 2022 playoffs.

PFL Playoffs, 2022 Fight Card

Qualifiers (airing on ESPN+ after the main card)

Brahyan Zurcher (3-0-0) vs Ricardo Jimenez (0-1-1) – featherweight bout

Elvin Espinoza (6-0-0) vs Corey Jackson (5-1-0) – lightweight bout

Lucas Barbosa (2-1-0) vs Elmar Umarov (4-1-0) – welterweight bout

Alexei Pergande (1-0-0) vs Elvis Lebron Quiles (0-0-0) – lightweight bout

Main Event (airing on ESPN and ESPN+ at 9:00 PM ET)

Anthony Pettis (25-13-0) vs Stevie Ray (24-10-0) – lightweight semifinal

Omari Akhmedov (23-7-1) vs Josh Silveira (9-0-0) – light heavyweight semifinal

Olivier Aubin-Mercier (15-5-0) vs Alexander Martinez (10-2-0, 1NC) – lightweight semifinal

Robert Wilkinson (15-2-0) vs Delan Monte (9-2-0) – light heavyweight semifinal

Prelims (airing at 7:00 PM ET on ESPN+)

Marcelo Nunes (8-1-0) vs Adam Keresh (5-1-0) – heavyweight bout

Cory Hendricks (9-4-0) vs Marthin Hamlet (9-4-0) – light heavyweight bout

That’s it for the first of the PFL playoffs fight card. Be sure to check back to The MMA Beatdown for our PFL News section to get updates on this and all the latest PFL events and results of the playoffs.

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PFL 6 2022 Results

The PFL 6 2022 results have come to a close this Friday July 1, 2022. The fights were exciting and the main events were not disappointing in the slightest. On the card, women’s PFL pound for pound best, Kayla Harrison was slated to face of against Kaitlin young.

It was an early stoppage for Kayla Harrison who went to work on Young taking her out with a TKO and advancing in the tournament.

Ray Cooper III came out and finished the other Cooper in just 24 seconds of the 1st round. However, it was Magomedkerimov, with a first round KO that took out Dilano in the 1st round, which knocked Cooper III out of Playoff contention before he had a chance.

Here’s a video of the highlights, courtesy of the PFL:

PFL 6 2022 Results

Main Event (aired on ESPN and ESPN+ at 8:00 PM ET)

Kayla Harrison (14-0-0) vs Kaitlin Young (12-13-1) – women’s lightweight bout – Harrison via 1st round TKO

Rory Macdonald (23-9-1) vs Sadibou Sy (11-6-2, 1NC) – welterweight bout – Sy by decision

Ray Cooper III (25-8-1) vs Brett Cooper (28-17-0) – welterweight bout – Cooper III by 1st round TKO

Magomed Magomedkerimov (29-6-0) vs Dilano Taylor (9-2-0) – welterweight bout – R1 TKO win for Magomedkerimov

Larissa Pacheco (18-4-0) vs Genah Fabian (5-4-0) – women’s lightweight bout – 1st round TKO for Pacheco

Jarrah Al Silawi (18-4-0) vs Magomed Umalatov (13-0-0) – welterweight bout – 1st round KO for Umalatov

Prelims (aired at 5:00 PM ET on ESPN+)

Marina Mokhnatkina (7-3-0) vs Abigail Montes (3-2-0) – women’s lightweight bout – decision for Mokhnatkina

Martina Jindrova (6-2-0) vs Zamzagul Fayzallonva (7-4-0) – women’s lightweight bout – Round 1 TKO for Jindrova

Olena Kolesnyk (7-4-0, 1 NC) vs Vanessa Melo (11-10-0) – women’s lightweight bout – Kolesnyk by decision

That wraps up the PFL 6 2022 results. For more information on the tournament to a million dollars check out the PFL News section. The next on deck will be the first round of the PFL playoffs set to take place on August 5th, when lightweights and light-heavyweights make their case for a million dollar prize and championship bragging rights.

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PFL 6 2022 Weigh-ins

The PFL 6 weigh-ins are over proceeding the July 1, 2022 event, the final night of fights before the PFL playoffs. PFL 6 kicks off on ESPN+ at 6PM ET with the main card airing at 8PM ET. All the fighters made weight and the details are listed below.

This one headlines women’s lightweight phenom Kayla Harrison, who boasts an impressive, undefeated 13-0-0 record and is the reigning champion of the division. Her opponent is Kaitlin Young, who has lost her last two and has quite the challenge ahead of her to advance in the tournament.

Rory Macdonad will face off against Sadibou Sy in the welterweight division for the co-main event. Macdonald was taken out of last years tournament champion, Cooper III.

Here’s a video, courtesy of MMA Junkie, with the media day interview with the headliner, undefeated Kayla Harrison. Below that are the weigh in results.

PFL 6, 2022 Weigh-ins

Main Event (airing on ESPN and ESPN+ at 8:00 PM ET)

Kayla Harrison (13-0-0), (155.6lbs) vs Kaitlin Young (12-12-1), (155lbs) – women’s lightweight bout

Rory Macdonald (23-8-1), (170.8lbs) vs Sadibou Sy (10-6-2, 1NC), (170.2lbs) – welterweight bout

Ray Cooper III (24-8-1), (170.4lbs) vs Brett Cooper (28-16-0), (170.4lbs) – welterweight bout

Magomed Magomedkerimov (28-6-0), (170.8lbs) vs Dilano Taylor (9-1-0), (170.8lbs) – welterweight bout

Larissa Pacheco (16-4-0), (154.6lbs) vs Genah Fabian (5-2-0), (156lbs) – women’s lightweight bout

Jarrah Al Silawi (18-3-0), (170.4lbs) vs Magomed Umalatov (11-0-0), (170.4lbs) – welterweight bout

Prelims (airing at 5:00 PM ET on ESPN+)

Nikolai Aleksakhin (24-7-0, 1 NC), (170.2lbs) vs Carlos Leal (17-3-0), (170lbs) – welterweight bout

Marina Mokhnatkina (6-3-0), (154lbs) vs Abigail Montes (3-1-0), (154.8lbs) – women’s lightweight bout

Martina Jindrova (5-2-0), (154.8lbs) vs Zamzagul Fayzallonva (7-3-0), (155lbs) – women’s lightweight bout

Olena Kolesnyk (6-4-0, 1 NC), (155.6lbs) vs Vanessa Melo (11-9-0), (154.4lbs) – women’s lightweight bout

That’s it for the PFL 6 fight card. Find out who will advance in the journey to a million dollars. The fighters are ready and the event is going live Friday evening to kick start the holiday weekend. Check out PFL News on MMA results from the anticipated event and things PFL. Thank you for making The MMA Beatdown your source for Mixed Martial Arts news and entertainment.

PFL 6 Fight Card

The PFL 6 fight card has been announced and the fighters are set to take to the stage this Friday July 1, 2022 live from the Overtime Elite Arena in Atlanta, GA. This is the last event before the playoffs on August 5th.

The journey to a million dollars continues, as this one features welterweights and women’s lightweight fighters. A couple of the title holders will take stage as the undefeated Kayla Harrison headlines this one against Kaitlin Young.

The other title holder is Ray Cooper III as he goes against Brett Cooper in the welterweight division. However, the co-main event will feature Rory Macdonald as he squares off against Sadibou in a welterweight bout.

PFL 6, 2022 Fight Card

Main Event (airing on ESPN and ESPN+ at 8:00 PM ET)

Kayla Harrison (13-0-0) vs Kaitlin Young (12-12-1) – women’s lightweight bout

Rory Macdonald (23-8-1) vs Sadibou sy (10-6-2, 1NC) – welterweight bout

Ray Cooper III (24-8-1) vs Brett Cooper (28-16-0) – welterweight bout

Magomed Magomedkerimov (28-6-0) vs Joao Zeferino (26-10-0) – welterweight bout

Larissa Pacheco (16-4-0) vs Genah Fabian (5-2-0) – women’s lightweight bout

Prelims (airing at 5:00 PM ET on ESPN+)

Jarrah Al Silawi (18-3-0) vs Magomed Umalatov (11-0-0) – welterweight bout

Nikolai Aleksakhin (24-7-0, 1 NC) vs Carlos Leal (17-3-0) – welterweight bout

Marina Mokhnatkina (6-3-0) vs Abigail Montes (3-1-0) – women’s lightweight bout

Martina Jindrova (5-2-0) vs Zamzagul Fayzallonva (7-3-0) – women’s lightweight bout

Olena Kolesnyk (6-4-0, 1 NC) vs Vanessa Melo (11-9-0) – women’s lightweight bout

That’s it for the PFL 6 fight card. This will be the last event before the playoffs start on August 5. Be sure to check back to The MMA Beatdown for our PFL News section to get updates on this and all the latest PFL events.

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PFL 4 Results

The PFL 4 results are in the books. This one went down Friday June 17 at the Overtime Elite Arena in Atlanta, GA. The main event featured featherweights Clay Collard vs Alexander Martinez. This fight went the distance and Martinez was declared the winner.

Also on the card, two champions were looking to advance in the competition. Light-heavyweight champion Antonio Carlos Jr fought off Bruce Souto in a decision victory to advance, and lightweight champion Raush Manfio was knocked out of the tournament when he met Olivier Aubin-Mercier who also won by decision.

Check out the rest of the fight results below. All in all a pretty great night of entertainment. Here’s a video of the highlights from PFL 4, courtesy of the Professional Fighters League.

PFL 4 Results

Clay Collard (21-10-0, 1NC) vs Alexander Martinez (10-2-0, 1NC) – decision victory for Martinez

Antonio Carlos Jr (15-5-0, 2NC) vs Bruce Souto (15-5-0) – light heavyweight – decision victory for Carlos Jr.

Raush Manfio (16-4-0) vs Olivier Aubin-Mercier (15-5-0) – lightweight – decision victory for Aubin-Mercier

Jeremy Stephens (29-20-0) vs Myles Price (11-9-0) – lightweight – decision victory for Stephens

Omari Akhmedov (23-7-1) vs Teodoras Aukstuolis (11-7-0) – light heavyweight – R2 submission for Akhmedov (arm-triangle)

Natan Schulte (22-5-1) vs Marcin Held (27-9-0) – lightweight – decision victory for Schulte

Emiliano Sordi (23-11-1) vs Delan Monte (9-2-0) – light heavyweight – R1 TKO victory for Monte

Robert Wilkinson (15-2-0) vs Viktor Pesta (18-8-0) – light heavyweight – R1 TKO victory for Wilkinson

Marthin Hamlet (9-4-0) vs Josh Silveira (9-0-0) – light heavyweight – R1 TKO victory for Silveira

Jake Childers (9-3-0) vs Nater Jennerman (16-5-0) – lightweight – R2 submission for Jennerman

That’s it for the PFL 4 results. The fights were entertaining and the million dollar tournament is heating up. For more news on the 2022 PFL season check out our PFL News.

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PFL 3, 2022: Results

PFL 3, 2022 is in the books. The main event was Women’s Lightweight Champion Kayla Harrison vs Marina Mokhnatkina and co-main event Welterweight Champ Ray Cooper III vs Carlos Leal.

Most fights went the distance but the action was entertaining. Kayla Harris remained undefeated and Carlos Leal took the Welterweight title.

Anthony Pettis and Rory McDonald both took out their opponents with first round submissions. It was an entertaining night and many fighters are still fixated on the one million dollar prize. Check here for the current PFL standings. The rest of the nights fights are posted below, along with a highlight video of the event, courtesy of the PFL.

PFL 3 Fight Card: Results (aired on ESPN & ESPN +)

Vanessa Melo (11-9-0) vs Martina Jindrova (5-2-0) – Women’s Lightweight bout – Decision Winner

Olena Kolesnyk (6-4-0, 1NC) vs Abigail Montes (3-1-0) – Women’s Lightweight bout – Decision Winner

Gleison Tibau (37-16-0) vs Jarrah Al Silawi (18-3-0) – Welterweight bout Welterweight bout – Decision Winner

Sadibou Sy (10-6-2, 1NC) vs Nikolai Aleksakhin (24-7-0, 1NC) – Welterweight bout – Decision Winner

Genah Fabian (5-2-0) vs Julia Budd (16-4-0) – Women’s Lightweight bout – Decision Winner

Dilano Tayler (9-1-0) vs Joao Zeferino (26-10-0) – Welterweight bout – Decision Winner

Larissa Pacheco (16-4-0) vs Zamzagul Fayzallonva (7-3-0) – Women’s Lightweight – TKO R1

Rory MacDonald (23-8-1) vs Brett Cooper (28-16-0) – Welterweight bout – Submission R1

Anthony Pettis (25-12-0) vs Myles Price (11-8-0) – Lightweight bout – Submission R1

Ray Cooper III (24-8-1) vs Carlos Leal (17-3-0) – Welterweight bout – Decision Winner

Kayla Harrison (13-0-0) vs Marina Mokhnatkina (6-3-0) – Women’s Lightweight bout – Decision Winner

PFL 2, 2022 Results

The PFL 2 2022 results are in. The night went off without a hitch. Most fights went the distance with the main card not even making it out of the first round. Cappelozza vs Austin was everything you want to see in a heavyweight bout, a knockout! The rest of the nights fights are posted below along with a highlights video of the event courtesy of PFL.

Main Card (aired on ESPN+ at 9PM ET)

Bruno Cappelozza (14-5-0) vs Stuart Austin (15-7-0) – Heavyweight bout – Rd 1 TKO
Lance Palmer (22-5-0) vs Chris Wade (22-7-0) – Featherweight bout – Decision
Renan Ferreira (8-2-0) vs Jones (11-7-0) – Heavyweight bout – Rd 1 KO
Brendan Loughnane (21-4-0) vs Ryoji Kudo (10-2-1) – Featherweight bout – Decision
Denis Goltsov (27-7-0) vs Cody Goodale (8-5-0) – Heavyweight bout – Rd 1 TKO

Prelims (aired on ESPN+ at 6 PM ET)

Ante Delija (19-5-0) vs Matheus Scheffel (15-7-0) – Heavyweight bout – Rd 2 TKO
Bubba Jenkins (16-5-0) vs Kyle Bochniak (11-5-0) – Featherweight bout – Decision
Klidson Abreu (15-5-0) vs Adam Keresh (5-0-0) – Heavyweight bout –Decision
Sheymon Moraes (13-5-0) vs Boston Salmon (8-3-0) – Featherweight bout – Decision
Alejandro Flores (19-3-0) Saba Bolaghi (14-2-1) – Featherweight bout –Decision

PFL 2 2022 results are in but the quest to a million dollars continues. Check back at PFL News to get all your PFL updates and highlights. Thanks for allowing The MMA Beatdown to be your Mixed Martial Arts news source.