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Hardy gets UFC deal after KO in pro MMA debut

1:10 AM ET LAS VEGAS — Ex-NFL player Greg Hardy was awarded a contract with the UFC after scoring a first-round knockout in his professional MMA debut Tuesday night, UFC president Dana White said. White made the announcement during the broadcast of the “Dana White Tuesday Night Contender Series,” shortly after Hardy, 29, knocked out Austen Lane (2-… www.espn.com – ...

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Hardy to face ex-NFL player in pro MMA debut

1:46 PM ET Greg Hardy’s professional MMA debut will come against another former NFL player. Hardy will face former defensive end Austen Lane on June 12 in a heavyweight bout on the Dana White Tuesday Night Contender Series, it was announced during the UFC 224 broadcast. Lane, who played for the <a href="http://www.espn.com/nfl/team/_/name/ja… www.espn.com – NFL

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Greg Hardy to fight ex-NFLer Austen Lane in pro MMA debut

Former defensive end Greg Hardy will make his professional MMA debut against another ex-NFL player. Hardy will battle former Jacksonville Jaguars fifth-round pick Austen Lane on June 12 in a heavyweight bout on Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series, as announced during the UFC 224 bro… NFL | theScore

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Ex-NFLer Hardy scores KO win in MMA debut

10:27 PM ET FORT PIERCE, Fla. — Former NFL defensive end Greg Hardy hopes to eventually fight in the UFC, and his mixed martial arts career got off to an impressive start Saturday night. Hardy (1-0) was victorious in his amateur heavyweight debut, scoring a first-round knockout in 32 seconds over fellow amateur Joe Hawkins (0-1) at “Rise of a ...

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Greg Hardy aiming to become UFC heavyweight champion

Former NFL defensive end Greg Hardy has high aspirations for his mixed martial arts career. In an interview with TMZ Sports, Hardy, who’s set to make his amateur MMA debut Saturday at Rise of a Warrior 21 in Fort Pierce, Fla., said he hopes to eventually compete for the UFC heavyweight title. “I want to be the champion of everything ...

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