Kayla Harrison (L) and Larissa Pacheco (Professional Fighters League)
PFL 2019 1: Regular Season Results – Harrison Dominates, Magomedkerimov Finishes
On Thursday, May 9, the Professional Fighters League kicked off its second season from the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum in Uniondale, N.Y.
The card featured action in the men’s welterweight and women’s lightweight divisions. In the night’s main event, decorated judoka Kayla Harrison squared off against UFC veteran Larissa Pacheco. Meanwhile, season one welterweight winner Magomed Magomedkerimov met UFC alum John Howard.
Magomedkerimov finished Howard in the first, and Harrison won by decision in three rounds.
Other notables on the card included Ray Cooper III, Sarah Kaufman, David Michaud and Bojan Velickovic.
Full results below:
Kayla Harrison def. Larissa Pacheco by unanimous decision (30-25, 30-27, 30-27)
Magomed Magomedkerimov def. John Howard by submission (guillotine choke). Round 1, 4:54
Ray Cooper III def. Zane Kamaka by submission (rear-naked choke). Round 2, 4:29
Sarah Kaufman def. Morgan Frier by submission (arm-triangle choke). Round 1, 2:22
Sadibou Sy def. David Michaud by TKO (strikes). Round 1, 0:17
Handesson Ferreira def. Bojan Velickovic by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Bobbi-Jo Dalziel def. Genah Fabian by unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28)
Glaico França def. Gamzat Khiramagomedov by submission (rear-naked choke). Round 1, 4:06
Chris Curtis def. Andre Fialho by TKO (strikes). Round 3, 4:17
Roberta Samad def. Moriel Charneski by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)