The promotion announced in a press release today that the promotion was postponing it’s entire 2020 season due to concerns over COVOD-19. The promotion pushes their season back to 2021 in its entirety.
CEO, Peter Murray says, “In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Professional Fighters League has rescheduled our upcoming 2020 season for Spring 2021. PFL is a global MMA league with athletes from over 25 countries, and our decision is guided by the health and safety of our fighters, fans, partners, and event personnel.”
While the promotion is no longer scheduled for 2020, they will continue to innovate the sport with their trademark playoff format. Peter Murray continues to tout how new signings will only grow the promotion.
Canceling PFL 2020 Season
Fortunately, the promotion isn’t leaving their fighters hanging with lack of fights for an entire year. They will compensate the athletes to help them in this crazy time.
Murray finishes up with words of encouragement for the world.
Your friendly neighborhood fight fan. I watch way too many fights and my wife lets me know it. Also, Cowboy Cerrone is the GOAT.