PFL Release: Claressa Shields to make MMA debut against Brittney Elkin on June 10th

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World’s Greatest Women’s Boxer Claressa Shields Set to Fight Brittney Elkin in Highly Anticipated Professional Fighters League MMA Debut June 10

Shields begins MMA journey against jiu-jitsu specialist Elkin

PFL 2021 season premieres on Friday, April 23 in primetime on ESPN 2, ESPN Deportes and ESPN+

NEW YORK (April 14, 2021) – The Professional Fighters League (PFL), the fastest growing and most innovative sports league, today announced the world’s best female boxer and two-time Olympic gold medalist, Claressa Shields, will make her PFL MMA debut against Brittney Elkin on June 10. The match will be aired live and in primetime on ESPN 2 and ESPN 3 (Spanish) in the U.S. and on leading broadcast and streaming outlets in more than 160 countries worldwide.

The 26-year-old has been training with some of the sport’s biggest stars ahead of her debut in Atlantic City. Since announcing her decision to join PFL last…

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