Amanda Serrano, a multi-time boxing world champion, has joined the Professional Fighters League (PFL) as an MMA fighter. Read about her groundbreaking decision and the new era she brings to the sport.
Amanda Serrano Joins PFL as MMA Fighter
Amanda Serrano, a multi-time boxing world champion, has made a groundbreaking decision to sign with the Professional Fighters League (PFL) as a mixed martial arts (MMA) fighter. This move places her alongside renowned fighters such as Francis Ngannou, Kayla Harrison, and Jake Paul in PFL’s highly anticipated ‘Super Fight Division.’ With the official launch of these pay-per-view (PPV) events scheduled for 2024, Serrano is poised to take her career to new heights.
Serrano expressed her excitement about joining the PFL PPV Super Fight Division, citing the league’s revolutionary format that empowers fighters like never before. She believes that this opportunity will allow her to showcase her skills beyond the boxing ring and prove her ability against any opponent. Serrano, who has a background in MMA and jiu-jitsu, is eager to deliver thrilling performances and unforgettable moments for fans worldwide.
At 34 years old, Serrano will compete in PFL’s recently established 125-pound women’s Flyweight division. While she is widely recognized for her boxing prowess, ‘The Real Deal’ is no stranger to MMA. Having competed in three fights under the Combate Global and iKon Fights banners, Serrano boasts a record of 2-0-1, with two first-round submission victories. Additionally, she has achieved success in submission grappling, winning all five of her matches, four of which ended in finishes.
Before making her return to MMA, Serrano has her sights set on a rematch with Heather Hardy in the co-main event of the highly anticipated Jake Paul vs. Nate Diaz event in Dallas, Texas this weekend.
Co-creators of the PFL PPV Super Fight Division, Nakisa Bidarian and Paul, expressed their enthusiasm for Serrano’s decision to join the league. They believe that her addition further solidifies the PFL as the premier destination for MMA stars worldwide. Serrano’s knockout power in the ring and submission skills in the cage make her a valuable asset to the league, which is committed to equal fighter pay and elevating female fighters.
With Amanda Serrano’s entrance into the PFL, the world of combat sports is entering a new era. Fans can expect to witness her exceptional talent and determination as she takes on the challenges of MMA and continues to make history in the sport.