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PFL 6 Results: Olivier Aubin-Mercier and Sadibou Sy Deliver Spectacular Knockouts




In a night filled with electrifying action, the PFL 6 event showcased two incredible knockouts that left fans in awe. Olivier Aubin-Mercier and Sadibou Sy delivered stunning finishes, solidifying their positions as forces to be reckoned with in their respective divisions.


Olivier Aubin-Mercier, the reigning 2022 PFL lightweight champion, continued his dominant run in the division with a jaw-dropping knockout of Anthony Romero. Despite facing adversity early in the fight, including being rocked by a crescent kick, Aubin-Mercier showcased his resilience.




In the third round, just 28 seconds in, he landed a perfectly timed left knee strike that sent Romero crashing to the canvas. With this emphatic victory, Aubin-Mercier secured his spot in the 2023 lightweight playoffs, extending his undefeated streak in the promotion. The Canadian fighter now boasts a flawless 8-0 record since joining the PFL after his UFC tenure.


Next in line for Aubin-Mercier is a highly anticipated semifinal clash with Natan Schulte, the 2018 and 2019 PFL lightweight champion. With the coveted $1 million grand prize at stake, this matchup promises to be a battle of the division's elite.


In the co-main event, Sadibou Sy, the defending 2022 PFL welterweight champion, showcased his prowess with a mesmerizing spinning wheel kick knockout against Shane Mitchell. Sy's persistence with the technique paid off in the third round, as he connected cleanly with the kick, bringing an end to the fight at 1:35.



Reflecting on his remarkable performance, Sy expressed his gratitude to the PFL for allowing him to grow as a fighter and highlighted the evolution of his skills throughout his five seasons with the promotion.


With the victory, Sy secured the No. 2 seed in the welterweight playoffs and set up a semifinals rematch against Carlos Leal, whom he defeated via decision in last year's semifinals. The stage is set for an intriguing showdown between two talented fighters vying for a shot at becoming the PFL welterweight champion once again.


The remarkable knockouts delivered by Aubin-Mercier and Sy have undoubtedly left a lasting impression on fight fans. As the PFL playoffs unfold, anticipation grows for the upcoming matchups that will determine the champions of the lightweight and welterweight divisions.


The PFL continues to provide thrilling action and showcase the incredible skill and determination of its fighters, setting the stage for a thrilling conclusion to the season.

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