Greg Hardy Decisions Ben Sosoli In A Strategic Three-Round Battle, The Former NFL Player Used Inhaler Between The Rounds Illegally!
UFC on ESPN 6 is happening live now (Friday, October 18, 2019) from inside TD Garden, Boston, Massachusetts. It brings the 265-pound bout between the former NFL defensive end Greg “Prince Of War” Hardy and the Australian southpaw fighter Ben “Seki” Sosoli.
Bryan Miner is our referee. It kicks off!
Fighters touch gloves. Low kick Hardy, but Sosoli counters with his left hand. And again. High kick blocked. Body punch Sosoli.
Low kick Sosoli. Jab Hardy. Right low kick Greg. The crowd starts to boo. Body punch Ben. Low kick Hardy.
Hardy lands a few quick strikes. Clinch uppercut. Left hook Sosoli. Hardy circles well. Big right-hand Hardy! Fighters trade shots. Sosoli’s right eye looks swollen. Hardy stays away from the fight. 10-9 Hardy.
Another glove touch. 1-2 Sosoli. Body kick Hardy. Superman punch Hardy, missed by a hair. Low kick Greg.
Hardy chops him down with those leg kicks, a high kick is blocked again. The crowd is unhappy again. Good strategic battle on both sides left hand to the face Sosoli. Sosoli checks a kick.
Left straight Sosoli. Low kick countered by a big left, Hardy ate that shot! Body shot Ben. Sosoli tried to shoot in but Hardy stays away from the clinch. The high kick missed by Sosoli. 10-9 Hardy.
Wait, did Greg Hardy just illegally use inhaler?!
Glove touch again. Sosoli checks a kick. Another low kick Hardy. Sosoli should go for all or nothing, he is losing on the scorecards for sure!
Jabs Hardy, he keeps his foe on the distance. Low kick blocked. Good right hand. 1-2 Sosoli. Low kick again. Sosoli missed with a left hook. Body punch Sosoli. Hardy dropped Ben with a counter but the Australian got up almost instantly.
Low kick to the thigh Hardy. Big left hand and Hardy looks rocked. Sosoli misses with another big left, Hardy recovered. Sosoli missed with a right hook. 10-9 Sosoli.
Final Result: Greg Hardy defeats Ben Sosoli via unanimous decision (29-28 x 3)
Here are the highlights:
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Greg Hardy improve the score to 6-1 MMA, 3-1 UFC, Ben Sosoli drops to 7-3, 1 NC MMA, 0-1 UFC.