In an unprecedented move, the Professional Fighters League (PFL) and Bellator MMA have joined forces to bring a super-card event to Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, on February 24th. This groundbreaking announcement was confirmed by Turki Alalshikh to Ariel Helwani, marking a historic collaboration between two of the world’s leading mixed martial arts organizations.
PFL and Bellator SuperCard Line-up
The main event showcases a heavyweight clash of champions as PFL’s reigning heavyweight kingpin, Ryan Bader, faces off against Bellator’s top heavyweight, Renan Ferreira. This match is a dream come true for fight fans, offering a rare opportunity to see champions from different organizations battle for supremacy.
Champion vs. Champion
The card also features a series of champion-versus-champion bouts:
- In the middleweight division, Bellator’s Johnny Eblen will take on PFL’s light heavyweight champion, Impa Kasanganay, at 185 pounds.
- Featherweight action sees Bellator’s Patricio Pitbull square off against PFL’s featherweight champion, Jesus Pinedo.
- The welterweight matchup features Bellator’s Jason Jackson against PFL’s welterweight champ, Magomed Magomedkerimov.
Beyond the champion showdowns, the event boasts a stellar lineup:
- A heavyweight bout between Bruno Cappelozza and Vadim Nemkov.
- Light heavyweight veterans Thiago Santos and Yoel Romero will collide.
- Lightweight excitement as Clay Collard faces AJ McKee.
- In the featherweight division, Gabriel Braga takes on Aaron Pico.
- Making his professional debut, Biaggio Ali Walsh goes head-to-head with Chris Morris.
- Boxing champion Claressa Shields will fight Kelsey DeSantis
How To Watch the PFL and Bellator MMA Super-card?
The card is expected to be available Worldwide on DAZN and DAZN PPV/ESPN+ PPV in the US
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