Bubba Jenkins was a part of the fresh faces that were announced for PFL’s third season. The long time Bellator veteran will be competing in the promotion’s featherweight division.
Newcomer Bubba “Bad Man” Jenkins joins one of the toughest divisions in the game. He sports a 14-4 career record, winning his past three fights. The 2011 NCAA Division 1 wrestling champion and Bellator veteran joins the PFL as the reigning Brave Combat Federation featherweight champion, looking to add another championship belt to his resume.
When asked about the signing he mentioned that PFL had made life easy for Lance Palmer. He plans on disrupting the PFL veteran’s title reign and implement himself as one of the big names at 145.
Jenkins also discusses how the signing with PFL came together. Mentioning that it was in large part due to his manager Ali Abdelaziz.
Watch the video above for the full interview with Bubba Jenkins.
The 2020 roster will feature a skilled and diverse lineup of next-level talent from 22 countries around the world, 50% of whom are new to the league. The Road to the 2020 Championship begins May 21, 2020.
Regular season begins Thursday, May 21, 2020 and will be distributed to 160 countries worldwide, including ESPN2 and ESPN+ in the United States.