Professional Fighters League kicks off a three-day stretch of MMA events with PFL 3: Shields vs. Cooper Thursday night from the Charles E. Smith Center in Washington, D.C.
In the NBC Sports Network main event will be Jake Shields vs. Ray Cooper III. The main card begins at 10 p.m. ET, with all bouts serving as fights in the season-long tournaments.
Rounding out the main card will be Pavel Kusch vs. Abubakar Nurmagomedov, Rick Story vs. Yuri Villefort, Shamil Gamzatov vs. Eddie Gordon, Paul Bradley vs. Joao Zeferino and John Howard vs. Gasam Umalatov.
A series of prelims stream live on Facebook beginning at 7 p.m. ET.
Below is the current fight card:
MAIN CARD (NBC Sports Network/10 p.m. ET)
Welterweight: Jake Shields vs. Ray Cooper III
Welterweight: Abubakar Nurmagomedov vs. Pavlo Kusch
Welterweight: Rick Story vs. Yuir Villefort
Middleweight: Shamil Gamzatov vs. Eddie Gordon
Welterweight: Joao Zeferino vs. Paul Bradley
Middleweight: John Howard vs. Gasan Umalatov
PRELIMINARY CARD (Facebook/7 p.m. ET)
Welterweight: Herman Terrado vs. Magomed Kerimov
Middleweight: Bruno Santos vs. Sadibou Sy
Middleweight: Louis Taylor vs. Anderson Goncalves
Middleweight: Rex Harris vs. Andre Lobato
Middleweight: Danillio Villefort vs. Abus Magomedov
Welterweight: Bojan Velickovic vs. Jonatan Westin