The “Toughest Test in MMA” the 2024 PFL Global Season debuts Huntsman Center in
Salt Lake City, UT June 21 with Lightweight and Light Heavyweight action


Lightweight’s Clay Collard and Mads Burnell meet in main event

2023 PFL Light Heavyweight Champion Impa Kasanganay faces Jakob Nedoh
co-main event


2024 PFL Global Season, Available Live Across ESPN platforms in the U.S. and via 
DAZN in Canada, Europe and additional premium sports platforms internationally

Tickets for 2024 PFL Global Season event at Huntsman Center available via pre-sale
Tuesday, April 30 with a general on-sale Wednesday, May 1 at Ticketmaster


NEW YORK (April 29, 2024)
– The Professional Fighters League (PFL) today announced the Huntsman Center in Salt Lake City, UT will host 2024 PFL Global Season action on Friday, June 21 with fights in the Lightweight and Light Heavyweight divisions.

The night’s main event will feature 2023 PFL Lightweight finalist Clay Collard facing Mads Burnell. June 21 will be a homecoming for Collard, who was born and still trains in Utah. One of the most exciting fighters in MMA is fresh off an impressive victory over former Bellator Lightweight Champion Patricky Pitbull. 

2023 PFL Light Heavyweight Champion Impa Kasanganay will take on Jakob Nedoh in the co-main event. Elite fighters from the two divisions will be taking to the PFL SmartCage looking to secure 2024 PFL Playoff berths and continue their journeys to PFL World Championship glory and the $1 million prize.

“We are excited for the toughest test in MMA, the PFL Global Season, to debut in Salt Lake City,” said PFL CEO Peter Murray. “The PFL’s sports season format lends itself to action for fans in attendance and those watching in 160 countries worldwide. 2024 PFL Playoff berths and the chance to continue their $1 million journey hang in the balance for these elite athletes.”

The second half of the 2024 PFL Global Season continues June 21, from Huntsman Center with Lightweight and Light Heavyweight division action. The card will feature respective division points leaders Michael Dufort, Brent Primus, Elvin Espinoza, Rob Wilkinson, Josh Silveira and Dovlet Yaghimuradov returning to Global Season action. 

2024 PFL Global Season event at the Huntsman Center will be available via pre-sale Tuesday, April 30 with a general on-sale Wednesday, May 1 only at Ticketmaster.

The PFL Global Season features a true sports-season format, where elite fighters from around the world compete in a Regular Season, Playoffs, and Championship, with each winner of the six weight divisions receiving a $1 million purse.

2024 PFL Global Season is available live across ESPN platforms in the U.S. and via DAZN in Canada, Europe and additional premium sports platforms internationally.

Full Fight Card

Lightweight: Clay Collard v Mads Burnell
Light Heavyweight: Impa Kasanganay v Jakob Nedoh
Lightweight: Patricky Pitbull v Bruno Miranda
Light Heavyweight: Rob Wilkinson v Josh Silveira
Light Heavyweight: Dovlet Yagshimuradov v Simon Biyong
Light Heavyweight: Antonio Carlos Jr. v Alex Polizzi
Lightweight: Brent Primus v Solomon Renfro
Light Heavyweight: Sadibou Sy v Tom Breese
Lightweight: Gadzhi Rabadanov v Elvin Espinoza
Lightweight: Michael Dufort v Adam Piccolotti
Lightweight: Anthony Romero v Sergio Cossio
Light Heavyweight: Laurynas Urbonavicius v Karl Albrektsson
Featherweight: Brayhan Zurcher v TBA

PFL is the only organization in MMA with the sports-season format, where individual fighters compete in a regular season, playoffs, and championship each year. The combined roster of PFL and Bellator boasts 30% of its fighters independently world-ranked in the top 25 of their respective weight-class. PFL has an expansive global vision for the sport and is building the “Champions League of MMA” with PFL Europe, PFL MENA, and more international leagues in development. PFL leads in technology and innovation, with its proprietary PFL SmartCage, powering fight analytics, real-time betting, AI scoring, and a next-generation viewing experience. PFL is available on ESPN platforms in the U.S., DAZN in Canada and Europe and broadcast and streamed in 160 countries with 20 premium media distribution partners.



Professional Fighters League (PFL) is a global powerhouse in MMA. PFL has five live fight franchises, offering year-round content: PFL League Season, PFL PPV Super Fights, PFL Challenger Series, PFL International Leagues, and Bellator. Founded in 2018, PFL is backed by major blue-chip investors including SRJ, Ares, Knighthead, Luxor Capital, Waverley Capital, Elysian Park Ventures, and numerous NBA, MLB, NHL, and MLS team owners. MMA is the growth sport business of this decade, with 650 million fans worldwide, the youngest audience demographic, and true global revenue streams.; Instagram (@PFLmma); Twitter (@PFLMMA); Facebook (/PFLmma)


The Jon M. Huntsman Center stands as a beacon of athletic excellence and community engagement. Nestled on the campus of the University of Utah, this iconic venue is renowned for hosting thrilling sporting events, captivating concerts, and inspiring gatherings. The Huntsman Center is home to Utah Gymnastics, Utah Volleyball, and Utah men’s and women’s basketball each fall and winter. Named in honor of philanthropist and visionary Jon M. Huntsman, Sr., the center serves as a testament to his enduring legacy and commitment to fostering growth and opportunity. With its rich history, the Huntsman Center continues to unite fans, athletes, and performers alike, creating unforgettable experiences and memories that resonate far beyond its walls.