The promotion announced the lightweight matchup on Monday. The card
takes place at Hulu Theater at Madison Square Garden and features
world championship bouts in six different weight classes, with the
winners receiving $1 million apiece. The headlining contest will
see Ray Cooper
III face Magomed
Magomedkerimov for the welterweight crown. The card will be
televised on NBC Sports Network.
Harrison began her MMA tenure with a first-round submission of
Elkin at PFL 2 before earning a third-round technical knockout
victory against Jozette
Cotton at PFL 6 on Aug. 16. Harrison won gold medals in judo
for the United States at the 2012 and 2016 Olympics.
Charneski, 29, owns a 3-4 professional mark. She last appeared at
Combat Champioships 14 in December 2017, earning a second-round TKO
win over Sarah
According to a release, PFL will introduce a full women’s
lightweight division for its 2019 season.