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Clay Collard vs. Olivier Aubin-Mercier: A Thrilling Showdown in the PFL Finals

Experience the thrilling showdown between Clay Collard and Olivier Aubin-Mercier in the PFL Finals. Get all the details and fight results in this action-packed article.

The Professional Fighters League (PFL) recently concluded its playoff events, setting the stage for an exciting finale in Washington D.C. In the lightweight division, the highly anticipated clash between Clay Collard and Olivier Aubin-Mercier stole the show. Let’s dive into the action-packed showdown and see how it unfolded.

Aubin-Mercier Proves His Dominance

The lightweight PFL final kicked off with a battle between 2022 champion Olivier Aubin-Mercier and Bruno Miranda. Aubin-Mercier showcased his skills and proved to be too tough for Miranda, securing a victory in the scored round. With this win, Aubin-Mercier earned his spot in the PFL Playoffs once again, setting the stage for a potential championship run.

The Main Event: Burgos vs. Collard

The main event of the evening was a highly anticipated clash between former UFC fan favorite Shane Burgos and Clay Collard. The fight lived up to its expectations, delivering an intense back-and-forth battle. After three grueling rounds, the judges’ scorecards were called upon to determine the winner. In the end, Collard emerged victorious, securing his place in the PFL Finals.

Welterweight Showdown: Magomedkerimov vs. Sy

The welterweight division also witnessed thrilling action as Magomed Magomedkerimov faced off against Sadibou Sy. Magomedkerimov, a former champion, displayed his prowess and managed to edge out replacement fighter Solomon Renfro on the judge’s scorecards. On the other hand, Sy, the 2022 champion, faced Carlos Leal in a hard-fought battle that ended with a split decision in Sy’s favor. With this win, Sy advances in hopes of reclaiming the welterweight championship in 2023.

Full Fight Results

Fight Result
Clay Collard vs. Shane Burgos Collard defeated Burgos via unanimous decision (29-28 x3)
Olivier Aubin-Mercier vs. Bruno Miranda Aubin-Mercier defeated Miranda via TKO, Round 2 – 4:41
Sadibou Sy vs. Carlos Leal Sy defeated Leal via split decision (29-28, 29-28, 28-29)
Magomed Magomedkerimov vs. Solomon Renfro Magomedkerimov defeated Renfro via unanimous decision (30-27 x3)

The PFL playoffs showcased incredible talent and fierce competition. Clay Collard, Olivier Aubin-Mercier, Sadibou Sy, and Magomed Magomedkerimov emerged as the victors in their respective bouts, securing their spots in the PFL Finals. The stage is set for an electrifying showdown in Washington D.C., where these fighters will battle it out for the ultimate glory.