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Tibau Backtracks On Admission Of Surprise At MacDonald Win

PFL welterweight Gleison Tibau appears to have taken a sizeable U-turn on his view of his controversial decision win over Rory MacDonald. Tibau was awarded a split decision victory over "Red King" at PFL 5 last week. The judges' scoring left all sections of the MMA community baffled, with most...

Tibau: PFL 5 Decision Over MacDonald Was A Big Surprise

Welterweight Gleison Tibau has admitted that his split decision victory over Rory MacDonald at PFL 5 came as a "big surprise." Tibau secured one of the year's biggest upsets against "Red King" last week, but it wasn't without controversy. Fans, fighters and members of the media were enraged when the Brazilian...

PFL 5 Results & Highlights: Gleison Tibau Upsets Rory MacDonald

PFL 5 took place tonight from the Ocean Casino Resort in Atlantic City, N.J. The main event saw Gleison Tibau pull off the upset with a controversial split-decision victory over Rory MacDonald. Despite the loss, MacDonald still qualifies to participate in the playoffs. We've got all the highlights from the...

PFL 5: MacDonald vs. Tibau Takes Place Live Tonight On ESPN2

Tonight, PFL 5 takes place live from the Ocean Casino Resort in Atlantic City, N.J. The main event will feature veterans Rory MacDonald and Gleison Tibau, with the winner looking to lock up a playoff spot in PFL's welterweight division. Miss the weigh-ins for tonight's event? You can peep the ceremonial...

Rory MacDonald: I Want To Be The #1 Welterweight In The World

Former UFC title challenger and Bellator Welterweight World Champion Rory MacDonald says he wants to be the best in the world at 170-pounds. MacDonald's statement on his aspirations comes ahead of his 2021 PFL 5 main event against Gleison Tibau, set for Thursday at the Ocean Casino resort in Atlantic...

Rory MacDonald Vs. Gleison Tibau Scheduled To Headline 2021 PFL 5

PFL welterweight Rory MacDonald is back for another fight in his new promotion but this time against a fellow UFC veteran in Gleison Tibau. The organization first announced that the two welterweights would clash on Wednesday. Additionally, the company made it clear that the welterweight battle will headline the...

PFL 5 Highlights: Lance Palmer Mauls Luis Rafael Laurentino

Lance Palmer once again proved he's the gold standard in PFL's featherweight division. Earlier tonight (July 25), Palmer and Luis Rafael Laurentino shared the cage in the co-main event of PFL 5, 2019. Palmer had his way in the grappling department, but he wasn't content with riding out another unanimous...

PFL 5 Highlights: Alex Gilpin Chokes Out Freddy Assuncao

It didn't take long for Alex Gilpin to put Freddy Assuncao to sleep. Gilpin and Assuncao competed on the second main card fight of PFL 5, 2019. Gilpin sat at zero points going into his bout with Assuncao, but walked out with a whopping six points and sits in the...

PFL 5, 2019 Results: Chris Wade & Lance Palmer Emerge Victorious

UPDATE: The PFL 5, 2019 results are in. Chris Wade and Lance Palmer among others emerged victorious. PFL 5, 2019 is set to get underway. Tonight (July 25), PFL 5, 2019 will take place inside Ocean Casino Resort in Atlantic City, New Jersey. In the main event, lightweights Akhmed Aliev and...

PFL 5 Loses Three Fighters Following Weigh-Ins

Tomorrow night's (Thurs., July 25, 2019) Professional Fighters League (PFL) 5 is down three fighters. Lightweights Ramsey Nijem and Carlao Silva and featherweight Gadzhi Rabadanov have been removed from the event for failing to make weight earlier today. New Jersey State Athletic Control Board (NJSACB) counsel Nick Lembo told...

PFL 5 Results: Natan Schulte Chokes Out Jason High

UPDATE: The PFL 5 results are in. Natan Schulte choked out Jason High. The time has arrived for some PFL 5 (see PFL 4 results here) action. Tonight (Aug. 2), PFL 5 takes place inside NYCB Live’s Nassau Coliseum in Long Island, NY. In the main event, Jason High will take on...

PFL 5 Weigh-in Results: Efrain Escudero Has Another Scale Fail

The PFL 5 weigh-in results are in and we have one less fight. Tomorrow night (Aug. 2), PFL 5 goes down inside NYCB Live in Uniondale, New York. In the main event, Jason High will do battle with Natan Schulte. High steps in as a late replacement for Brian Foster....

Jason High Replaces Brian Foster in PFL 5 Headliner

There has been a big change to the PFL 5 card as its lost the main event fight that pitted Brian Foster against Natan Schulte in a lightweight showdown. It was revealed on Monday afternoon (July 30, 2018) that an illness will keep Foster from competing. Now, Jason High...

Brian Foster vs. Natan Schulte to Headline PFL 5

The headliner and full card for PFL 5 have been set. PFL 5 is slated to go down on August 2nd in Long Island, N.Y at the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum with the main card airing on NBCSN at 9 p.m. ET while the preliminary portion airing on Facebook Live...