Professional Fighters League 2 – Live Results


Professional Fighters League 2 goes down tonight from Chicago Theater in Chicago, Illinois. The card features exclusively Lightweights and Light-Heavyweights. Will Brooks and Luiz Firmino meet at Lightweight in the main event and further down the card Calgary’s Smealinho Rama meets Brandon Halsey at Light-Heavyweight.

In the regular season of the Professional Fighters League each fighter is guaranteed 2 fights and will earn 3 points for a win and 1 point for a draw. Additionally fighters get 3 points for a first round finish, 2 points for a second round finish an 1 point for a third round finish. The top 8 fighters in each division will advance to the single elimination playoff rounds.

Fans in Canada can catch the live stream of PFL 2 on Facebook HERE. Top MMA News will have all your live results right here as usual!

Main Card:
(3pts)- Will Brooks defeats Luiz Firmino by Unanimous Decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
(*NTF)-Kayla Harrison submits Brittney Elkin by Armbar in Round 1, 3:18
(4pts)-Brian Foster defeats Ramsey Nijem by KO (Flying Knee and Punches) in Round 3, 0:23
(0pts)-^Efrain Escudero defeats Jason High by Technical Submission (Guillotine Choke) in Round 3, 0:35
(5pts)-Sean O’Connell defeats Ronny Markes by TKO (Punches) in Round 2, 0:41

Preliminary Card:
(4pts)-Brandon Halsey defeats Smealinho Rama by TKO (Doctor Stoppage) in Round 3, 0:01
(3pts)-Islam Mamedov defeats Yuki Kawana by Unanimous Decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28)
(6pts)-Vinny Magalhaes submits Jamie Abdallah by Rear-Naked Choke in Round 1, 1:37
(4pts)-Rakim Cleveland defeats Rashid Yusupov by TKO (Injury) in Round 3, 0:01
(6pts)-Maxim Grishin defeats Jason Butcher by TKO (Knee Injury) in Round 1, 1:40
(5pts)-Robert Watley defeats Thiago Tavares by TKO in Round 2, 4:25 (See Comments for explanation)
(3pts)-Natan Schulte defeats Chris Wade by Unanimous Decision (30-26, 30-26, 29-28)
(4pts)-Dan Spohn defeats Bazigit Ataev by TKO (Punches) in Round 3, 4:29

(*NTF)-Non-Tournament Fight
^No points awarded due to Escudero missing weight


11 Responses to “ Professional Fighters League 2 – Live Results ”

  1. Cody Rempel says:

    Note: Efrain Escudero missed weight coming in at 162lbs for his Lightweight bout and will not be eligible to earn any points towards the standings. Escudero will also forfeit 25% of his purse to Jason High.

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  2. Cody Rempel says:

    Strange ending to the Watley vs. Tavares fight… Watley landed an accidental groin strike near the end of the second round, after the 5 minutes Tavares could not continue and the result was announced as a TKO victory for Watley! It was explained by the broadcast team that because Watley was up on the scorecards he was awarded the win.

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  3. EPerez says:

    How does a doctor stop a fight 1 second into a round?

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  4. Cody Rempel says:

    I haven’t been watching but I’m assuming they were stopped between rounds and for the purpose of scoring for the tournament they’re being listed as third round stoppages.

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  5. EPerez says:

    Its pretty empty in there.

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  6. LBoutin says:

    The Tavares fight will most likely be changed to a NC. No reason Watley should have gotten a TKO win.

    In a 3 round fight, 2 rounds must be completed to go to the judges score cards for a technical decision. This foul happened well before that. Otherwise it should be rules as a NC (Unified Rules) You can’t win by TKO accidental foul.

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  7. MCGA says:

    “ Per Illinois rules, a fighter who is hit with an accidental low blow must continue “after a reasonable amount of time, but no more than 5 minutes” or that fighter might lose by technical knockout”

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  8. Cody Rempel says:

    Such an odd rule… should definitely be a no contest! I wonder if that was explained to Tavares during the recovery period or prior to the fight!

    Also Jason High looks to have gotten screwed, questionable tap on the guillotine…. but then he pushed a ref again, we’ll see what happens this time!

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  9. LBoutin says:

    Crazy rule in Illinois. Ridiculous really.

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  10. The Spaniard says:

    Rama has lost 3 of 4. Has he reached his peak? Is he still training with Vlad?

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  11. Cody Rempel says:

    As far as I know Rama is living in New York and training with Team Renzo Gracie… not sure if he still does any training with Vlad!

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