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Who won Tybura vs Hardy?
Marcin Tybura beat Greg Hardy by , during the main card of UFC Vegas 17, on Saturday 19th December 2020 at UFC APEX in Las Vegas.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Marcin Tybura.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which meant there was no weight limit.
Tybura vs Hardy stats
Marcin Tybura stepped into the ring with a record of 20 wins, 6 loses and 0 draws, 7 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 6 by submission.
Greg Hardy made his way to the ring with a record of 7 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, with 6 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Hardy had a massive power advantage over Tybura, boosting at 86% knock out percentage over Tybura's 35%.
Marcin Tybura was the older man by 2 years, at 35 years old.
Hardy had a height advantage of 2 inches over Tybura. That also extended to a 2-inch reach advantage.
Tybura was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 17 more fights, and made his debut in 2011, 6 years and 7 months earlier than Hardy, whose first professional fight was in 2018. He had fought 38 more professional rounds, 59 to Hardy's 21.
Tybura vs Hardy form
Marcin Tybura had beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had defeated Ben Rothwell at UFC Fight Island 5 on 10th October 2020 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at UFC Fight Island, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.
Previous to that, he had defeated Stefan Struve at UFC Fight Night 134 on 22nd July 2018 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Barclaycard Arena, Hamburg, Germany.
Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Derrick Lewis at UFC Fight Night 126 on 18th February 2018 by knockout in the 3rd round at Frank Erwin Center, Austin, United States.
Before that, he had lost to Fabr cio Werdum at UFC Fight Night 121 on 18th November 2017 by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest at Qudos Bank Arena, Sydney, Australia.
He had beat Andrei Arlovski at UFC Fight Night 111 on 17th June 2017 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Singapore Indoor Stadium, Kallang, Singapore.
Hardy had beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight before this contest, he had won against Maurice Greene at UFC Vegas 12 on 31st October 2020 by knockout in the 2nd round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas, United States.
Previous to that, 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.
Going into that contest, 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.
Before that, 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.
He had beat Juan Adams at UFC on ESPN 4 on 20th July 2019 by knockout in the 1st round at AT&T Center, San Antonio.
In terms of activity leading into the fight, Greg Hardy had been fighting more than Marcin Tybura.
Going to this contest, Marcin Tybura had last fought 1 year and 5 days ago, while Greg Hardy's last outing had been 11 months and 14 days ago.
Tybura's last 5 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 3 months and 28 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 10 months and 12 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 17 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3.4 rounds on average.
Hardy's last 5 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 2 months and 25 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 5 months and 12 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 12 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.4 rounds on average.