At PFL 4, Antonio Carlos Jr. overcomes Bruce Souto to clinch a playoff berth




At PFL 4, Antonio Carlos Junior and Bruce Souto faced off.

At PFL 4, Bruce Souto and Antonio Carlos Junior had a lively match, although most fans didn’t find it particularly exciting.

The two Brazilians were exceedingly courteous to one another, but there was little striking in the battle. After spending a lot of time against the cage feeling each other out, Carlos Junior took Souto to the ground in the third round. Carlos Juinor won by a unanimous decision, so he will be in the PFL light heavyweight playoffs.

Antonio Carlos Junior appears to be the favorite to win once more

Antonio Carlos Junior appears to be the favorite in the playoffs. His grappling is solid, and he does an excellent job of reducing his damage.

It’ll be a difficult path ahead, but he’s undefeated in the PFL, finishing 4-0-1 and winning the 2021 light heavyweight tournament.