Justin Willis is back in the PFL.
Willis fought for the promotion in 2016 when it was known as the World Series of Fighting. After that, he signed with the UFC where he posted a 4-1 record, including a win over Mark Hunt. His lone UFC defeat came against Curtis Blaydes.
Despite having success in the UFC, he was released unexpectedly and signed with PFL following his departure with the UFC.
At PFL 3 on Thursday, Willis will fight on the preliminary card against Denis Goltsov. Prior to the matchup, Willis spoke to MyMMANews and other media outlets at PFL 3 media day. You can watch his full pre-fight press conference in the video above.
A full list of PFL 3 fights are listed below:
Main Card (Thursday 9 p.m. on ESPN 2)
Fabricio Werdum vs. Renan Ferreira
Kayla Harrison vs. Mariana Morais
Ali Isaev vs. Hatef Moeil
Genah Fabian vs. Laura Sanchez
Preliminary Card (Thursday 5:30 p.m. on ESPN+)
Brandon Sayles vs. Mohammed Usman
Denis Goltsov vs. Justin Willis
Larissa Pacheco vs. Julija Pajic
Bruno Cappelozza vs. Ante Delija
Cindy Dandois vs. Kaitlin Young
Taylor Guardado vs. Helena Kolesnyk