PFL Season One Playoffs Set


The regular season for the Professional Fighters League ended this past Thursday at PFL 7, which saw all the remaining playoff seeds filled by some of the competitors who fought on the card.

There is going to be a one month break from PFL action before the promotion returns in October, with the quarterfinals and semi-finals of the playoffs, with the winners in each weight class winning $1 million.

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Here are the playoff brackets for the inaugural season of the PFL:

Heavyweight (October 5)

No. 1 Francimar Barroso vs. No. 8 Josh Copeland

No. 4 Jack May vs. No. 5 Alex Nicholson

No. 3 Philipe Lins vs. No. 6 Valdrin Istrefi

No. 2 Kelvin Tiller vs. No. 7 Jared Rosholt

Light Heavyweight (October 13)

No. 1 Vinny Magalhaes vs. No. 8 Rakim Cleveland

No. 4 Bozigit Ataev vs. No. 5 Emiliano Sordi

No. 3 Dan Spohn vs. No. 6 Sean O’Connell

No. 2 Maxim Grishin vs. No. 7 Smealinho Rama

Middleweight (October 20)

No. 1 Abusupiyan Magomedov vs. No. 8 Gasan Umalatov

No. 4 Bruno Santos vs. No. 5 Sadibou Sy

No. 3 Shamil Gamzatov vs. No. 6 John Howard

No. 2 Louis Taylor vs. No. 7 Rex Harris

Welterweight (October 20)

No. 1 Ray Cooper III vs. No. 8 Jake Shields

No. 4 Rick Story vs. No. 5 Handesson Ferreira

No. 3 Magomed Magomedkerimov vs. No. 6 Pavlo Kusch

No. 2 Joao Zeferino vs. No. 7 Bojan Velickovic

Lightweight (October 13)

No. 1 Natan Schulte vs. No. 8 Johnny Case

No. 4 Chris Wade vs. No. 5 Robert Watley

No. 3 Islam Mamedov vs. No. 6 Thiago Tavares

No. 2 Will Brooks vs. No. 7 Rashid Magomedov

Featherweight (October 5)

No. 1 Steven Siler vs. No. 8 Nazareno Malegarie

No. 4 Timur Valiev vs. No. 5 Alexandre Almeida

No. 3 Andre Harrison vs. No. 6 Alexandre Bezerra

No. 2 Lance Palmer vs. No. 7 Max Coga

All six tournament finals are scheduled to happen at PFL 11 on New Years Eve.

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