The Professional Fighters League, formerly World Series of Fighting, returns on Thursday, July 5, for PFL 3. In the main event, former Strikeforce champion and UFC veteran Jake Shields faces Ray Cooper III. The co-main event features Pavel Kusch facing Abubakar Nurmagomedov, the brother of UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov.
The main card is littered with UFC veterans and familiar names like Rick Story, Paul Bradley, John Howard, and Eddie Gordon.
All of the information you need to catch PFL 3 from the opening bout can be seen below.
PFL 3: Fight Time & Viewing Details
Event: PFL 3: Shields vs. Cooper
Date: Thursday, July 5, 2018
Location: Washinton, D.C.
Venue: Charles E. Smith Center
Main Card Time: 10:00 P.M. EST
Broadcast: NBC Sports Network
PFL 3 Fight Card
MAIN CARD (10:00 p.m. ET, NBCSN)
- Jake Shields vs. Ray Cooper III
- Pavel Kusch vs. Abubakar Nurmagomedov
- Rick Story vs. Yuri Villefort
- Shamil Gamzatov vs. Eddie Gordon
- Paul Bradley vs. Joao Zeferino
- John Howard vs. Gasan Umalatov
PRELIMINARY CARD (7:00 p.m. ET, Facebook)
- Magomed Magomedkerimov vs. Herman Terrado
- Bruno Santos vs. Sadibou Sy
- Anderson Goncalves vs. Louis Taylor
- Andre Lobato vs. Rex Harris
- Abusupiyan Magomedov vs. Danillo Villefort
- Bojan Velickovic vs. Jonatan Westin
How to Watch PFL 3 Live Stream Online
Your best bet for watching PFL 3 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 3 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 3 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.