Tape rankings @ Heavyweight
Who won Hardy vs Greene?
Greg Hardy beat Maurice Greene by , during the main card of UFC Vegas 12, on Saturday 31st October 2020 at UFC APEX in Las Vegas.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Greg Hardy.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which meant there was no weight limit.
Hardy vs Greene stats
Greg Hardy stepped into the ring with a record of 6 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, 5 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Maurice Greene made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 0 wins and 0 draws.
The stats suggested Hardy had a massive power advantage over Greene, boasting at 83% knock out percentage over Greene's 0%.
Greg Hardy was the younger man by 2 years, at 33 years old.
Greene had a height advantage of 2 inches over Hardy. That also extended to a 2-inch reach advantage.
Hardy was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 8 more fights, and made his debut in 2018, 5 year and 10 months later than Greene, whose first professional fight was in 2012. He had fought 35 less professional rounds, 0 to Greene's 35.
Hardy vs Greene form
Hardy remained undefeated as a professional, stopping 2 of his recent opponents.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had won against Yorgan De Castro at UFC 249 on 9th May 2020 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena, Jacksonville, United States.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Alexander Volkov at UFC on ESPN+ 21 on 9th November 2019 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at CSKA Arena, Moscow, Russia.
Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Ben Sosoli at UFC on ESPN 6 on 18th October 2019 by unanimous decision in the 3rd round at TD Garden, Boston, United States.
Before that, he had won against Juan Adams at UFC on ESPN 4 on 20th July 2019 by knockout in the 1st round at AT&T Center, San Antonio.
He had beat Dmitry Smolyakov at UFC on ESPN+ 8 on 27th April 2019 by knockout in the 1st round at BB&T Center, Sunrise.
Hardy's last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 2 months and 1 day, meaning he had been fighting on average every 7 months and 19 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 11 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.2 rounds on average.
Greene's last 2 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 5 months and 10 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 2 months and 22 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 5 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.5 rounds on average.