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PFL Secures Rising MMA Star Paul Hughes: President Ray Sefo Confirms Signing

Rising MMA Star Paul Hughes
Paul Hughes

Excitement reverberates through the MMA community as the PFL announces the signing of rising star Paul Hughes, confirmed by PFL president Ray Sefo following the 2024 PFL 3 event at Wintrust Arena in Chicago.

At just 26 years old, Hughes has already established himself as one of the most promising talents in European MMA. Having been a prominent figure in Cage Warriors, Hughes held the featherweight title and later transitioned to lightweight in 2023, where he boasts a flawless 2-0 record.

Following his impressive TKO victory at Cage Warriors 170 in April, Hughes declared his free agency, signaling his intention to join a major promotion. Now, with his signing to PFL, Hughes takes another significant step forward in his professional career.

With 11 professional victories under his belt, Hughes possesses an impressive record, including five knockouts and three submissions. His dynamic fighting style and knack for finishing fights make him a formidable addition to the PFL roster.

While the date for Hughes' promotional debut remains undisclosed, fans eagerly anticipate his arrival on the PFL stage. As he prepares to showcase his skills against top competition in the league, Hughes is poised to make a lasting impression and solidify his status as a future star in the sport.

Stay tuned for updates on Paul Hughes' debut and follow his journey as he embarks on this exciting new chapter with PFL, continuing to captivate audiences with his electrifying performances inside the cage.


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