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Boston Salmon Picks Up PFL Contract On Contender Series

Boston Salmon was the big winner during the latest edition of the PFL Challenger Series, earning a contract for the regular season.

Boston Salmon was a big winner on the latest edition of the PFL Challenger Series.

Salmon scored a featherweight contract for the 2022 regular season with his performance.

Reinaldo Ekson, Edwin Cooper, Jr. and Brahyan Zurcher were also winners on the series. The card aired live on Fubo Sports Network from Universal Studios in Orlando, Florida. 

“Boom Boom” Salmon stopped Do Gyeom Lee at the end of the second round. The hard-charging Salmon forced Lee’s corner to end the contest and give Salmon his fifth consecutive knockout and improve to 8-3-0. 

In further action, Ekson defeated Mike Barnett via unanimous decision. Ekson, a veteran fighter, and former EFC Featherweight Champion proved to be too much for Barnett. After tonight’s win Ekson’s record stands at 18-5-0 while riding a four fight win streak. 

“The PFL Challenger Series showcases the dedication and commitment of these amazing athletes,” said Ray Sefo, President of Fighter Operations. “The performances tonight demonstrated the will to win a PFL contract. Congratulations to Boston “Boom Boom” Salmonwe look forward to watching you compete in the Regular Season.” 

OFFICIAL 2022 PFL CHALLENGER SERIES WEEK 4 RESULTS fuboTV Card Reinaldo Ekson def. Mike Barnett by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)  Edwin Cooper Jr. def. Troy Lamson by unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-27) Boston Salmon def. Do Gyeom Lee by 2nd round TKO (corner stoppage) Brahyan Zurcher def. Scottie Stockman by unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)

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