UFC 264 Results: Tai Tuivasa KO’s Greg Hardy (Video)

Tai Tuivasa

A heavyweight bout between Tai Tuivasa and former NFL standout Greg Hardy takes place on the main card of tonight’s UFC 264: ‘Poirier vs. McGregor 3’ event.

Tuivasa (11-3 MMA) will enter the contest on a two-fight winning steak, this after scoring knockout wins over Stefan Struve and Harry Hunsucker in his most recent Octagon appearances.

Meanwhile, Greg Hardy (7-3) will enter tonight’s UFC 264 event looking to rebound from his TKO loss to Marcin Tybura this past December. Prior to the setback, the former Dallas Cowboy had put together a two-fight winning streak by defeating Yorgan de Castro and Maurice Greene.

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Round one of this heavyweight bout begins and Greg Hardy points to the center of the cage canvas as if to say lets get after it. Tai Tuivasa lands a pair of nasty low kicks. Greg Hardy responds with a right hand. Big punches from both men. Another nasty low kick from Tai Tuivasa. Hardy clips him and rushes in. Tuivasa counters with a right hand and Greg Hardy is down. Follow up punches and this one is all over.

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Official UFC 264 Result: Tai Tuivasa def. Greg Hardy via KO at 1:07 of Round 1

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