The Professional Fighters League, formerly World Series of Fighting, returns on Thursday, June 21, for PFL 2. The event, headlined by a lightweight bout between Luiz Firmino and Will Brooks, takes place at the Chicago Theater in Illinois. The fight card is stacked with names that should be familiar to mixed martial arts fans.
Along with Firmino vs. Brooks, who is a former Bellator champion, the event features notable names like Jason High, Ramsey Nijem, Brian Foster, Efrain Escudero, Sean O’Connell, Ronny Markes, Vinny Magalhaes, Thiago Tavares and Chris Wade.
Also appearing at PFL 2 is former Olympic gold medalist Kayla Harrison, who is making her highly-anticipated MMA debut.
All of the information you need to catch PFL 2 from the opening bout can be seen below.
PFL 2: Fight Time & Viewing Details
Event: PFL 1: Firmino vs. Brooks
Date: Thursday, June 21, 2018
Location: Chicago, Illinois
Venue: Chicago Theater
Main Card Time: 9:00 P.M. EST
Broadcast: NBC Sports Network
PFL 2 Fight Card
MAIN CARD (NBCSN, 9 p.m. ET)
- Luiz Firmino (154.5) vs. Will Brooks (156)
- Brian Foster (154.5) vs. Ramsey Nijem (156)
- Brittney Elkin (155.5) vs. Kayla Harrison (155)
- Efrain Escudero (162) vs. Jason High (155.5)*
- Ronny Markes (206) vs. Sean O’Connell (205)
PRELIMS (Facebook, 6:15 p.m. ET)
- Brandon Halsey (205.5) vs. Smealinho Rama (205.5)
- Yuki Kawana (155) vs. Islam Mamedov (155)
- Jamie Abdallah (205) vs. Vinny Magalhaes (205)
- Rakim Cleveland (206) vs. Rashid Yusupov (205)
- Jason Butcher (205) vs. Maxim Grishin (205.5)
- Thiago Tavares (155.5) vs. Robert Watley (155)
- Natan Schulte (155) vs. Chris Wade (156)
- Bazigit Atajev (203.5) vs. Dan Spohn (202.5)
*Escudero has been fined 25 percent of his purse and will earn zero points for the match, win or lose, after coming in over the lightweight limit.
How to Watch PFL 2 Live Stream Online
Your best bet for watching PFL 2 online via live stream is at NBC Sports.
If you don’t have access to a cable or satellite log-in, you can live stream the game online through DIRECTV NOW. DIRECTV offers a free seven-day trial, so you’ll receive a full seven days free before your paid membership begins. If you cancel your subscription within the week, you will not be charged. DIRECTV NOW is available on Desktop, Apple TV, Amazon Fire TV and Chromecast.
If you don’t have access to a cable or satellite log-in, you can watch the show through Sling TV. Sling TV is service that allows subscribers to watch live and on-demand TV channels on TVs, computer or mobile device for a monthly fee. It’s just like a cable or satellite TV service, except it’s delivered over the internet. The service’s Orange package includes FOX and costs $20 a month, but you can sign up for a free seven-day trial. If you cancel your subscription within a week, you will not be charged. Once signed up, simply download the app for your computer to start watching.
How to Watch PFL 2 On Your Tablet Or Phone
You can live stream the event on the NBC Sports app.
You can download the NBC Sports app on Google Play, Amazon, iTunes, and the Windows Store. The NBC Sports app is also available on the following devices: Apple TV, Roku, Android TV and Fire TV.
How To Live Stream PFL 2 Online Without Cable Subscription
You can also live stream the fights through Sling TV free trial. Just click on the Sling website and click “Watch Now 7 Days Free” for the free trial. Choose the Sling Orange package, which costs $20 per month and comes with ESPN, along with many other sports channels.