Sport ‘What a huge upset’: Fighters react to Larissa Pacheco handing Kayla Harrison stunning loss at PFL World Championship
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Friday night will be a nightwon’t forget anytime soon.
In the main event of the PFL World Championship fight card, Pacheco pulled off one of the biggest upsets in quite some time as she earned a unanimous decision against the previously undefeatedto win the women’s lightweight season title, along with the $1 million grand prize.
The fight was back-and-forth throughout the five round battle, but in the end, Pacheco was able to exact some revenge after dropping two bouts to Harrison in 2019.
Here’s what fighters had to say boutand the main card on Friday at the Hulu Theater at Madison Square Garden in New York City.
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Kayla Harrison vs. Larissa Pacheco
Super smooth takedown transitions for Kayla.— Funky (@Benaskren)
We got ourselves a fight!!!— Aljamain Sterling (@funkmasterMMA)
Damn Pacheco came to fight. She wins R2 and showed some great TD defense.— Funky (@Benaskren)
This is some high level mma right here ! Kayla vs Pacheco— Chris Weidman (@chrisweidman)
Man this fight is so competitive! Larissa has really improved! But— Claressa Gwoat Shields (@Claressashields) can end this by being smart! And moving her head! Let’s go Kayla
Wow. I thought that was it for Kayla.
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That’s a weird Round to score. Kayla on type the entire round but Larissa had a near submission and landed harder shots for sure.— Funky (@Benaskren)
What a fight!!!! Crazy transitions.
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What are you guys scoring this fight right now?— Chris Weidman (@chrisweidman)
I’m so hyped for this fight right now !
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Great 3rd rd for Kayla!!!!— Claressa Gwoat Shields (@Claressashields)
Kayla Harrison is in a dog fight ! Maybe 2-2 . Good test here— Derek Brunson (@DerekBrunson)
Damn this fight is freaking awesome! Most likely score is 38-38 right now. I could see 3-1 for Pacheco also. These ladies are freaking battling.— Funky (@Benaskren)
2-2 let’s go Kayla
‘What a huge upset’: Fighters react to Larissa Pacheco handing Kayla Harrison stunning loss at PFL World Championship
See how pro fighters reacted to Larissa Pacheco’s stunning upset of Kayla Harrison at the PFL World Championship event.In the main event of the PFL World Championship fight card, Pacheco pulled off one of the biggest upsets in quite some time as she earned a unanimous decision against the previously undefeated Kayla Harrison to win the women’s lightweight season title, along with the $1 million grand prize.— Belal Muhammad (@bullyb170)
Wow. Both of them are super impressive. I don’t remember pancheco being this good though ! Big improvements ?— Chris Weidman (@chrisweidman)
Kayla would beat Henry Cejudos !!!— Aljamain Sterling (@funkmasterMMA)
Pacheco 48-47 what a huge upset!!! Her hammerfists off her back were so hard. I’d be shocked to see a decision go Harrison’s way.— Funky (@Benaskren)
Hoping Kayla got the nod!— Aljamain Sterling (@funkmasterMMA)
What a freaking fight, these girls scrapped.— Funky (@Benaskren)
Mann so close…— Chris Weidman (@chrisweidman)
Wow! Well earned! Great fight!
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What do you suppose the reasoning for pretending this is a hard decision is? There is nothing even slightly hard about who won this fight.— Chael Sonnen (@ChaelSonnen)
Panchecos wrestling defense was impressive.
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Next season is gonna be fire— Belal Muhammad (@bullyb170)
Wow what a fight! Congrats to both ladies especially the new champion Larissa Pacheco! 5 rounds on this pace wow respect ✊— GILBERT BURNS DURINHO (@GilbertDurinho)
Bubba J 10-9 first round. Bubba landed some really big punches. Those low kicks are gonna take their toll if he doesn’t find an answer.— Funky (@Benaskren)
Loughnane with a great R2 and those low kicks are starting to be a problem.— Funky (@Benaskren)
Bubba gotta go get a TD and do some damage— Funky (@Benaskren)
Damn this fight is fun, Bubba really starting to slow down. The effects of the low leg kicks are showing for sure.— Funky (@Benaskren)
Loughnane starting to run away with this in a good old fashion cafeteria showdown!— Aljamain Sterling (@funkmasterMMA)
Bad man Jenk got heart boi!— Alan Jouban (@AlanJouban)
My guy— Alan Jouban (@AlanJouban) is spot on with everything tonight at
Man what an impressive performance by Loughnane. Great wrestling D and high level striking!— Funky (@Benaskren)
My G— JIMI MANUWA (@POSTERBOYJM) secured the bag what a performance!!
Now that was a great fight. Great heart in both men.— Alan Jouban (@AlanJouban)
He did take a really hard knee as he got to his feet.— Funky (@Benaskren)
Yeah— Angela Hill (@AngieOverkill) !!!! CONGRATS CHAMP!!!
Congrats Brendan— Boston Salmon (@bostonboomboom)
Man I think that was to early— Maurice Greene (@TheCrochetBoss) he was getting up, taking shots but moving it’s a championship fight….. Just saying if it was a finish let it come ♂️
Congrats brother— Dan Hangman Hooker (@danthehangman)
Damn, Delija hits like a truck!— Funky (@Benaskren)
It’s a Good feeling seeing mma fighters get a million dollar Check— JIMI MANUWA (@POSTERBOYJM)
Aspen Ladd finally found a weight she could make— Funky (@Benaskren)
Let’s goo!!— Benito Lopez (@Savage_530)
Dominating 1st round for Aspen Ladd— Funky (@Benaskren)
I think it is 29-28 Budd but I could see the judges doing the other way.— Funky (@Benaskren)
Damn, Stevie Ray had a good 2nd round but gets put out with 1 shot by OAM— Funky (@Benaskren)
What an ending to that scrap!!— Aljamain Sterling (@funkmasterMMA)
PFL out here changing people’s lives !— Derek Brunson (@DerekBrunson)
The new king of montreal!!— Aiemann Zahabi (@Aiemannzahabi)
This— Brendan Allen (@BrendanAllenMMA) commentary is super biased
Sy is way too confident he is winning. Likely he is, but I would never trust the judges.— Funky (@Benaskren)
You can’t even tell these guys are fighting for a million.— Max Griffin (@MaxPainGriffin)
If you just listen to— Brendan Allen (@BrendanAllenMMA) commentary then this fight is a 50-45 fight smh ♂️
Sadibou!!— Taylor Guardado (@taylorgordito)
Wilkinson is sharp, he is piecing Akhmedov up bad— Funky (@Benaskren)
Akhmedov chin is absurd!!! How is he still on his feet— Funky (@Benaskren)
This PFL fight is incredible. How is this Russian guy still standing ?— Randy Brown (@TouchNgo_)
No mas? Or did the doc stop it?— Randy Brown (@TouchNgo_)
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