Fans might notice something different with the broadcast of PFL 3: Olivier Aubin-Mercier vs. Shane Burgos

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An important change for the PFL 3 broadcast is something the fans need to know before watching.

This week fans may notice something different about the PFL broadcast. Due to the ESPN schedule, the PFL 3 main card will air before the preliminary card.

What that means is that when fans are normally tuning in to see the prelims, they'll actually be seeing the main card portion of the event.

The main card will air at 7 p.m. ET on ESPN and ESPN+ and feature five fights.

  • Olivier Aubin-Mercier vs. Shane Burgos
  • Clay Collard vs. Yamato Nishikawa
  • Denis Goltsov vs. Patrick Brady
  • Carlos Leal vs. David Zawada
  • Madomed Umalatov vs. Dilano Taylor

The prelims will air after 2022 lightweight champion Olivier Aubin-Mercier fights Shane Burgos, who is making his PFL debut.

The prelims will start at 9:30 p.m. ET and conclude with the 2022 welterweight champion Sadibou Sy taking on Jarrah Al Silawi.

  • Sadibou Sy vs. Jarrah Al Silawi
  • Magomed Magomedkerimov vs. Ben Egli
  • Natan Schulte vs. Stevie Ray
  • Raush Manfio vs. Alexander Martinez
  • Shane Mitchell vs. Nayib Lopez
  • Bruno Miranda vs. Ahmed Amir
  • Zach Juusola vs. Brandon Jenkins

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PFL 3: Olivier Aubin-Mercier vs. Shane Burgos takes place on Friday, April 14, 2023, live from The Theater at Virgin Hotels in Las Vegas, NV. Follow along with FanSided MMA for all your news and highlights.