PFL Signs Two-Year Deal With ESPN
PFL CEO Peter Murray announced that the Professional Fighters League has signed a two-year broadcast deal with ESPN. Murray made the announcement along with undefeated PFL star Kayla Harrison on ESPN’s Helwani Show.
Details of the deal include:
ESPN & ESPN+ become the exclusive media home of the PFL in the United States
All ten PFL events will are live across ESPN2, ESPN Deportes, and ESPN+
Regular Season: May - August (Thursday Nights)
Playoffs: October (ESPN2 & ESPN+)
PFL 2019 Championship: New Year’s Eve on ESPN2 & ESPN Deportes
It was also confirmed that Kayla Harrison will compete in the women’s lightweight tournament and there will be six weight-classes involved this season. Each weight-class will feature 12 participants with the tournament winners earning $1 million.