PFL 1 experiences Heavyweight Shuffle

Due to visa issues Russia’s Denis Goltsov will no longer be part of the PFL, being replaced by UFC vet, Alex Nicholson. 

Nicholson will face UFC/Bellator’ vet Jack May. Goltsov was originally scheduled to face Nick Rossborough. Very recently it baqzxuwas reported that Rossborough had been replace by Evgeniy Goncharov a Russian, on a 6 fight win streak, who is now facing UFC vet Josh Copeland.

Nicholson fought at Middleweight in the UFC. since parting ways Nicholson is 3-0 at Heavyweight, 1-0 at Middleweight, and 0-1 at Light Heavyweight. The “Spartan” comes off a first round knockout of Ricco Rodriguez.

145: Andre Harrison (17-0) vs. Tuerxun Jumabieke (20-5-1)

145: Lance Palmer (12-3) vs. Bekbulat Magomedov (19-2)

145: Timur Valiev (12-2) vs. Max Cora (19-4)

145: Lee Coville (4-1) vs. Alexandre Almeida (18-7)

145: Magomed Idisov (8-2) vs. Steven Siler (29-17)

145: Marcos Galvao (18-9-1) vs. Nazareno Malegarie (34-4)

HW: Shawn Jordan (19-8) vs. Mike Kyle (23-15-1)

HW: Jack May (9-3)vs. Alex Nicholson (10-5)

HW: Jared Rosholt (15-4) vs. Valdrin Istrefi (12-1)

HW: Caio Alencar (11-2) vs. Jake Heun (11-6)

HW: Josh Copeland (16-4) vs. Evgeniy Goncharov (10-2) 

HW: Francimar Barroso (19-7) vs. Daniel Gallemore (7-4)

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