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PFL Africa formally introduced for 2025 debut, Francis Ngannou to function chairman

PFL is beating UFC to the punch in regards to hosting MMA events in Africa. On Wednesday, the promotion officially announced the launch of PFL Africa. PFL’s newest regional league is expected to launch in the second quarter of 2025. Former UFC heavyweight champion and 2023 free agent acquisition Francis Ngannou will serve as PFL

PFL Africa formally introduced for 2025 debut, Francis Ngannou to function chairman

PFL is thrashing UFC to the punch with regard to internet hosting MMA occasions in Africa.

On Wednesday, the promotion formally introduced the launch of PFL Africa. PFL’s latest regional league is predicted to launch within the second quarter of 2025.

Former UFC heavyweight champion and 2023 free agent acquisition Francis Ngannou will function PFL Africa chairman, the promotion acknowledged within the announcement.

“I’m excited and honored to function Chairman of PFL Africa, a league that can form the very basis of African MMA,” Ngannou stated in a launch.

“As we have now seen, there’s a nice wealth of expertise in Africa simply ready to be given a worldwide stage. I’m so very proud to offer again to my homeland and to supply nice content material to a area with such a passionate and various fan base.”

PFL Africa will use the promotion’s hallmark format, which features a common season, playoffs, and divisional season championship.

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