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Exciting Debut of PFL MENA Season Unveiled!

Discover the thrilling debut of the PFL MENA Season in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia! Dive into the action-packed event featuring standout fighters and unexpected outcomes. MMA News brings you all the highlights and results.

The PFL MENA Season kicked off in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, with Abdullah Al-Qahtani and Ali Taleb showcasing impressive performances. Despite last-minute changes, the event delivered intense matchups and thrilling outcomes. MMA News covers the full event details and highlights.

The Professional Fighters League (PFL) kicked off its first-ever MENA season, expanding its unique format to the Middle East and North Africa. The event, held in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, showcased thrilling matchups, including a standout performance by Saudi Arabian featherweight Abdullah Al-Qahtani. Despite last-minute changes, the fights delivered intense action and unexpected outcomes. Let’s dive into the event’s highlights and results!

Main Event Drama

In the main event, Abdullah Al-Qahtani, a rising star in the PFL, demonstrated his dominance in the featherweight division. Originally set to face Taha Bendaoud, Al-Qahtani showcased his skills against the replacement fighter Yazeed Hasanain. The bout ended in a spectacular fashion with Hasanain submitting after a relentless onslaught of strikes from Al-Qahtani.

Co-Main Event Comeback

Another compelling moment was the return of Ali Taleb, a seasoned bantamweight fighter with a history in the SmartCage. Taleb, hailing from Sweden, showed his prowess by outpointing Nawras Abzakh in an impressive performance.

Full Results

Here are the full results from the inaugural PFL MENA event:

Fighter Result
Abdullah Al-Qahtani Win
Yazeed Hasanain Loss
Ali Taleb Win
Nawras Abzakh Loss

Event Coverage

While the event was not broadcast in the United States, MMA News has compiled all the details for you. Stay tuned for more updates and highlights from the PFL MENA Season!