Leading Asia-based betting company 1xBet has partnered with the Professional Fighters League to become its exclusive betting partner in the Latin America and Sub-Saharan Africa regions.

This agreement is the first of its kind for the association in the two regions, the operator stated.

Under the agreement, supporters of the game in Latin America will have the chance to bet on what is left of the 2022 regular season, the PLF playoffs, and also the PFL World Championships. While in the Sub-Saharan Africa region, fans will also have the opportunity to place bets on the remainder of the 2022 regular season of the PFL and the first events of the playoffs.

PFL CEO Peter Murray said: “We are excited to partner with 1xBet to grow our premium betting experiences for the millions of fans across Latin America and Sub-Saharan Africa. The Professional Fighters League continues to expand our brand of MMA across the globe, delivering premium content and disrupting the traditional MMA landscape.”

1xBet spokesperson Alex Sommers said: “For us, the partnership agreement with the PFL is an excellent opportunity to support MMA development. We want mixed martial arts fans to get the best opportunity to support their favorite fighters and have a great, innovative experience.”