Greg Hardy was a major subject of discussion going into his pro MMA debut at Dana White’s Contender Series 9. He assured that won’t change anytime soon with a brutal knockout win.
Hardy (1-0), a former NFL player with – to put it lightly – a troubled past, put opponent Austen Lane (4-1) away in a mere 57 seconds. His speed and power were the decisive factors, and Hardy quickly won the bout, which streamed on UFC Fight Pass from The Ultimate Fighter Gym in Las Vegas.
To little surprise, Hardy’s performance was met with a mixed reaction. There’s no denying the highlight-reel nature of his win, but with Hardy seemingly headed for a UFC career, discussion about his past and future was glaring. Check below for the top Twitter reactions to Hardy’s victory at Dana White’s Contender Series 9.
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