- PFL’s Reigning Champions Take On Bellator’s Titleists On February 24
- The Card Takes Place in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia As Part Of Riyadh Season
- PFL vs Bellator Fight Card Features Boxing Champion Claressa Shields
Riyadh Season has revealed that the Professional Fighters League (PFL) and the General Entertainment Authority (GEA) will host an unprecedented pay-per-view mega event – PFL Champions vs Bellator Champions.
This unprecedented Champions vs Champions fight card features four co-main fights of current PFL Champions vs current Bellator Champions. In addition, the card features two compelling match-ups of previous PFL title challenges vs previous Bellator title challengers
The first-ever PFL PPV Super Fight event will feature seven matchups between current and former champions, as well as title challengers from PFL and Bellator.
PFL vs Bellator Fight Card
In the main event, heavyweights collide when PFL’s Renan Ferreira (12-3), fresh off his emphatic second-round TKO victory during the 2023 PFL Championship meets the first athlete in Bellator history to become champion in two weight divisions simultaneously, Ryan Bader (31-7).
Newly crowned PFL Light Heavyweight kingpin Impa Kasanganay (15-3) returns to 185- pounds for the first time since joining PFL when he challenges the man many fans consider to be the best middleweight on the planet, undefeated Johnny Eblen (14-0).
Two-time PFL champion Magomed Magomedkerimov (34-6), who is currently in the midst of a six-fight unbeaten streak puts his current run of success on the line against Bellator welterweight titlist Jason Jackson (17-4), the proud Jamaican recently put an end to the longest winning streak in MMA (27) when he won the title from Yaroslav Amosov.
At featherweight, the pride of Peru, Jesus Pinedo (23-6-1) returns to action fresh off his 2023 PFL Championship victory to take on one of Bellator’s most successful fighters of all-time, Brazil’s Patricio Pitbull (35-7), the current Bellator Featherweight Champion and former Lightweight Champion.
In addition to the four bouts featuring current PFL and Bellator champions, former heavyweight champ Bruno Cappelozza (15-6) welcomes former Bellator Light Heavyweight champion Vadim Nemkov (17-2) to the 265-pound limit when they clash on Feb. 24.
A pair of heavy-handed former No. 1 contenders are also set to square off at 205 pounds when Brazil’s Thiago Santos (22-11) goes up against former Olympian Yoel Romero (15-7).
Rounding out the PPV portion of the spectacle will see the always exciting Clay Collard (24- 11) challenge former Bellator Featherweight Champion AJ McKee (21-1) in a special lightweight showdown of striking specialists.
PFL vs Bellator Prelims
During the Champions vs. Champions preliminary card, top featherweight contender from PFL Gabriel Braga (12-1) and top featherweight contender from Bellator Aaron Pico (12-4) will square off, while Biaggio Ali Walsh, grandson of the iconic boxer Muhammad Ali, makes his pro debut at 155-pounds.
Champions vs. Champions also will mark the return to the PFL SmartCage for Claressa Shields, rounding out a great collection of talent in MMA and combat sports.
PFL vs Bellator Location, Date
The PFL vs Bellator card will take place at the Kingdom Arena in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia on Saturday, February 24.
PFL vs Bellator PPV Price, TV Channel, UK TV
All of the action will be live on ESPN + PPV and DAZN PPV in the United States and live on DAZN PPV worldwide.
The pay-per-view price is £19.99 in the UK and $49.99 in the US.
PFL vs Bellator Start Time
The main card gets underway at 3 pm ET (8 pm UK time) whilst the prelims are set for 12:30 pm ET (5:30 pm UK time).
How to watch PFL vs Bellator in the UK?
Fans can watch the PFL vs Bellator card live on DAZN in the UK as part of the regular subscription.