Rory MacDonald attracts David Michaud in his initially combat in the Experienced Fighters League (PFL) 2021 season. The PFL introduced their total battle card for the April 29 occasion, PFL 2 which is headlined by MacDonald and Michaud along with some other familiar welterweights and light-weight-heavyweights.
At the close of 2019 during their previous event, MacDonald claimed he could be “boss of the welterweight division” when fights resumed but unfortunately he, and the rest of the PFL experienced to wait around because the COVID-19 pandemic strike right before the PFL could even start out their time in 2020. Obtaining to postpone right until this 12 months experienced MacDonald sidelined with quite a few of the other fighters and it appears like the company of battling for the PFL can resume.
In 2019, MacDonald competed in Bellator’s Welterweight Grand Prix where he misplaced to Douglas Lima at Bellator 232. When his exit from Bellator was a shock, it would feel MacDonald’s go as a high-profile fighter into the PFL would be the 1st of several as the promotion postponed their year.
Previous 7 days, the PFL announced PFL 1 which will have previous UFC lightweight Anthony Pettis facial area Clay Collard in that primary party on April 23. Pettis, like MacDonald, stunned lovers with the transfer to the PFL but when looking at martial arts level of competition, the PFL seasonal format which is essentially a tournament structure could make a whole lot of sense to fighters on the lookout to attain greatness in beat athletics.
Check out the whole bout listing for PFL 2 airing on ESPN 2, and ESPN+:
ESPN 2 Card
Rory MacDonald vs. David Michaud
Ray Cooper III vs. Jason Ponet
Jordan Johnson vs. Tom Lawlor
Emiliano Sordi vs. Chris Camozzi
Magomed Magomedkerimov vs. Joao Zeferino
Smealinho Rama vs. Jordan Young
Cezar Ferreira vs. Nick Roehrick
Gleison Tibau vs. Aleksei Kunchenko
Sadibou Sy vs. Nikolai Aleksakhin
Dan Spohn vs. Marthin Hamlet