Boxing Champion Claressa Shields Set to Make PFL Debut, PFL 4 Fight Card Finalized

NEW YORK — The Professional Fighters League (PFL), the fastest growing and most innovative sports league, today announced the finalized lineup for tomorrow’s PFL 4 event that will kick off the second half of the PFL 2021 Regular Season on ESPN2 and ESPN+. The main event will feature the highly anticipated MMA debut of two-time Olympic gold medalist and three-division boxing world champion Claressa Shields who will take on seasoned veteran Brittany Elkin.

Four fighters who were scheduled to fight tomorrow will now compete at PFL 6 on Friday June 25. Anthony Pettis will square off with Raush Manfio in a lightweight showdown while Lance Palmer and Movlid Khaybulaev will duel in the featherweight division.

PFL 4 will begin at 7 p.m. ET on ESPN+ and continues on ESPN2 and ESPN+ at 10 p.m. ET.

ESPN2, ESPN+ Card
Claressa Shields vs. Brittney Elkin
Clay Collard vs Joilton Lutterbach
Bubba Jenkins vs. Bobby Moffett
Brendan Loughnane vs. Tyler Diamond

ESPN+ Card
Natan Schulte vs. Alexander Martinez
Marcin Held vs. Olivier Aubin-Mercier
Akhmed Aliev vs. Loik Radzhabov
Sheymon Moraes vs. Jesse Stirn
Chris Wade vs Arman Ospanov

Author: Fight Game Asia

Robert Belen is a long-time combat sports writer for dSource Boxing. An avid sports fan, he knows no fear nor partiality in his reporting. If you have a problem with him, tell it to his face. (We bid you not.) You can follow him on Twitter @robertbelen

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