Kayla Harrison returns to the cage later on this year when she competes in PFL’s 2021 women’s lightweight year.
Harrison (8–) was victorious in PFL’s 2019 lightweight time but was not able to struggle for the marketing final yr immediately after they went on a hiatus due to the COVID-19 pandemic. A two-time Olympic Gold Medallist, Harrison is regarded as the amount-a person women’s 155-pound lightweight fighter in the planet and looks to defend that posture afterwards this 12 months, as effectively as earning $1 million dollars.
The PFL not long ago verified the line-up of eight-girls competing in this year’s light-weight period. Harrison admits that “no just one caught my eye in a major, major way” from the announced fighters, but thinks Larissa Pacheco will when once more be the toughest from the large amount.
“The amount of money that this woman has developed as a fighter and progressed, both of those bodily and as a fighter [with] the working experience that she has, will make her incredibly formidable,” Harrison reported during a chat with New York Put up.
The 30-calendar year-aged would go on to discuss how she would like to have a super-struggle towards Bellator MMA featherweight winner, Cris Cyborg.
“I have a large amount of regard for Cyborg. I believe she is a pioneer of the sport. I feel she had an uphill battle her overall career. But I would enjoy to combat her. I have a lot of respect for her, but I anxiety no a person, and I assume that my vocation and time will verify that I anxiety no just one. And I glimpse forward to the working day that we can equally signal on to the correct dotted line and stage in a cage and lock the doorway due to the fact, then, there’s no a lot more chatting.” she mentioned.
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