MMA Fighting has PFL 5 results for Thursday’s night action from the Ocean Resort Casino in Atlantic City, N.J.
In the main event, one-time UFC welterweight title challenger Rory MacDonald makes his second appearance after a successful PFL debut in April, facing off with longtime MMA veteran Gleison Tibau in a welterweight contest. A win would likely lock up a playoff spot for MacDonald.
Get PFL 5 results below.
Main card (ESPN2/ESPN+ at 9 p.m. ET)
Gleison Tibau def. Rory MacDonald via split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)
Ray Cooper III def. Nikolay Aleksakhin via unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28)
Emiliano Sordi vs. Dan Spohn ends in a draw (28-28, 28-28, 28-28)
Prelims (ESPN+ at 5:30 p.m. ET)
Cory Hendricks def. Marthin Hamlet via submission (rear-naked choke) at 4:09 of R3