A host of familiar names are looking to get their PFL 2022 season off to a flying start in the promotion’s 2022 season curtain-raiser in Arlington, Texas.

PFL 2022: Round 1 takes place on April 20 at Esports Stadium Arlington, with a stacked 10-fight card set to get the new season off and underway.

Headlining the event is the 2021 PFL lightweight champion Raush Manfio, who will look to kick off the defence of his season title with victory over South African Don Madge.

Former WEC and UFC lightweight champion Anthony Pettis is set to star in the night’s co-main event, with “Showtime” set to face off against Ireland’s Myles Price, who is making his PFL debut.

2021 light heavyweight champion Antonio Carlos Jr will kick off the defence of his 205-pound crown when he faces Delan Monte, while the main card kicks off with a dynamite lightweight clash between “Cassius” Clay Collard and heavy-handed Jeremy Stephens.

A clutch of familiar faces will also feature on the preliminary card, with Emeliano Sordi, Omari Akhmedov and Stevie Ray all set for action.

PFL 2022: Round 1 – Fight Card


  • Raush Manfio vs. Don Madge
  • Anthony Pettis vs. Myles Price
  • Antonio Carlos Jr. vs. Delan Monte
  • Clay Collard vs. Jeremy Stephens


  • Emiliano Sordi vs. Joshua Silveira
  • Olivier Aubin-Mercier vs. TBA
  • Marthin Hamlet vs. Teodoras Aukstuolis
  • Omari Akhmedov vs. Viktor Pesta
  • Robert Wilkinson vs. Bruce Souto
  • Alexander Martinez vs. Stevie Ray