Chris Wade after beating Bubba Jenkins in a featherweight fight...

Chris Wade after beating Bubba Jenkins in a featherweight fight during the PFL playoffs at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino on Friday, Aug. 27, 2021 in Hollywood, Fla. Credit: Cooper Neill/Cooper Neill

The Professional Fighters League begins its fourth season on April 20 with an opening night featuring returning champions in the lightweight and light heavyweight divisions. 

Raush Manfio (lightweight) and Antonio Carlos Jr. (light heavyweight) won the $1 million championship last year and will start their two-fight regular season at Esports Stadium in Arlington, Texas.

The second event scheduled for April 28 will feature the return of Islip's Chris Wade, a finalist last season. He'll face two-time PFL champion Lance Palmer in their first match of the season at featherweight. Heavyweights also will compete on the PFL 2 card.

PFL 1 fight card, April 20

Main card, 9 p.m. ET on ESPN, 

Lightweight: Raush Manfio vs. Don Madge

Lightweight: Anthony Pettis vs. Myles Price

Light heavyweight: Antonio Carlos Jr. vs. Delan Monte

Lightweight: Clay Collard vs. Jeremy Stephens

Prelims, 5:30 p.m. on ESPN+

Light heavyweight: Emiliano Sordi vs. Joshua Silveira

Lightweight: Olivier Aubin-Mercier vs. TBA

Light heavyweight: Marthin Hamlet vs. Teodoras Aukstuolis

Light heavyweight: Omari Akhmedov vs. Viktor Pesta

Light heavyweight: Robert Wilkinson vs. Bruce Souto

Lightweight: Alexander Martinez vs. Stevie Ray

PFL 2 fight card, April 28

ESPN2 Card

Heavyweight: Bruno Cappelozza vs. Stuart Austin

Featherweight: Brendan Loughnane vs. Ryoji Kudo

Heavyweight: Ante Delija vs. Matheus Scheffel

Heavyweight: Renan Ferreira vs. Jamelle Jones

ESPN+ Card

Featherweight: Lance Palmer vs. Chris Wade

Featherweight: Bubba Jenkins vs. Jo Sungbin

Heavyweight: Denis Goltsov vs. Sam Kei

Heavyweight: Ali Isaev vs. Klidson Abreu

Featherweight: Sheymon Moraes vs. Boston Salmon

Featherweight: Alejandro Flores vs. Saba Bolaghi

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