Greg Hardy He is still learning on the job, but he is taking on UFC heavyweights as part of his growing education.
Former football standout UFC Vegas 12 on Saturday with the biggest win of his young career Maurice Green With a barrage of shots on the field after initially knocking down the former Ultimate Fighter Competitor with a devastating punch to the feet.
Stopped at 1:12 into the second round.
“Incredible,” Hardy said of his emotions after the victory. “Go back to OG Greg Hardy, come on in, finish it. I ended the fight as I knew it. ”
Like a bull going after a matador, Hardy advanced at the start of the fight, watching him drown the green before he had even a moment to set his feet. Hardy smashed Green with a hard shot as the former NFL player started punching from above.
Green did a good job of getting out of the initial attack before finally getting back on his feet, but he certainly didn’t taste Hardy’s power.
While the second round was going on, Hardy was once again looking to demonstrate his incredible prowess, while Green did not care much about his ability to hurt his feet.
This time, Hardy plows forward, connects with the well-timed left hand, connects the flush, and sends the green back to the canvas. Hardy did not intend to lift him up because he quickly jumped up and started throwing his hammer fists to get to the end.
Green was able to get out of the bad position in a flash, Hardy’s relentless attack eventually overwhelmed him, and Referee Herb Dean jumped to stop the fight.
Hardy is the first finish by knockout or TKO since he was put down Juan Adams He was away in his third UFC fight in July 2019.