Carlos Silva and Ray Sefo were on the MMA Hour yesterday talking about the format of the Professional Fighter’s League (PFL) and this week will be their first event at Madison Square Garden. In their interview they explained how the fighters fight to earn points to be in what will be considered “play-offs” for the tournament format so they can be in the semi-finals and finals.
Middleweight MMA fighter Corey Turner (1-1) fought at LFA 36 on March 23 and lost in the first round due to what was originally diagnosed as a lacerated pancreas, his injury has gotten worse and he could use some help.
“Combate Estrellas II” will be headlined by a bantamweight (135 pounds) showdown featuring the homecoming of Monterrey native and world-ranked superstar, Erik “Goyito” Perez (17-6), making his much-anticipated Combate Americas promotional debut in a rematch against U.S. battler and old rival David “D.J.” Fuentes (13-10).
UFC 222 features the quick return of Cris ‘Cyborg’ Justino who is ready to defend against Invicta FC’s Yana Kunitskaya. Also in the co-main event, a contender match between the number one and number two featherweights in the UFC, Frankie Edgar and Brian Ortega face off to be the next man to fight for the title.