PFL Challenger Series 2023 continued into week 4 with lightweights action on February 17, 2023.
The headliner bout featured Elvin Espinoza vs Damir Ferhatbegović. Both men had featured in PFL before this bout also. Espinoza defeated Hopeton Stewart in PFL 2021 playoffs undercard and then beat Corey Jackson in PFL 2022 playoffs undercard. Ferhatbegović took part in Challenger Series 2022 where he beat B.J. Bland. He was also part of Bellator MMA Fight Series in 2017.
Former One Championship participant Antonio Caruso faced Anthony Romero. Romero had previously participated in LFA and Dana White Contender Series. Manoel Sousa vs Paulo Henrique and Charlie Decca vs José Aguayo were the other two bouts on the card.
Scrol down for results from PFL Challenger Series 2023 week 4 event with complete card.
- Charlie Decca def. José Aguayo via unanimous decision(30-27, 30-27, 30-27) – 3 Rounds, Lightweight Bout
- Anthony Romero def. Antonio Caruso via unanimous decision(30-26, 30-26, 30-26) – 3 Rounds, Lightweight Bout
- Manoel Sousa def. Paulo Laia via split decision(29-28, 29-28, 28-29)- 3 Rounds, Lightweight Bout
- Elvin Espinoza def. Damir Ferhatbegović via submission(rear-naked choke) at 1:53 of round 2 – 3 Rounds, Lightweight Bout