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Ben Askren Issues Brutally Honest Response To Flying Knee Loss

Over the weekend, Ben Askren lost via record-breaking flying knee knockout to Jorge Masvidal (highlights here) on the main card of UFC 239 from Las Vegas. 'Gamebred' came out with the jaw-dropping strike right out of the gate, shocking everyone watching. But despite the surprise nature of the strike, it...

Heather Hardy Responds To Detractors Following Bellator 222 Loss

Editor's Note: The article initially stated that Taylor Turner was on a four-fight skid, but she in fact won two straight bouts under the Valor Fighting Challenge banner before meeting Heather Hardy. We apologize for the error. Heather Hardy has addressed her online haters. Hardy fell short in her bout against...

Bellator 222’s Heather Hardy Deliberates Entering MMA Full Time

Heather Hardy will compete in her fourth mixed martial arts contest tonight when she takes on Taylor Turner at Bellator 222. And from the sounds of it, the bout may be the fourth of many MMA fights to come, as juggling both boxing and MMA is proving to be...

Death Threats Caused Heather Hardy to Change Fighting Approach

Even though she came away from her last fight on the winning end, Heather Hardy really took the criticisms on her performance to heart. In her third MMA bout, Heather Hardy defeated Ana Julaton via unanimous decision at Bellator 194, but she did so in a manner that diverged from...

Heather Hardy Returns at Bellator 222

Heather Hardy will be making her fourth Bellator appearance at Bellator 222, as reported by MMA Junkie, and it will also be her fourth ever professional MMA fight. News of the bout was reported by Heather Hardy had 21 fights as a boxer without suffering defeat, but it only took...

Heather Hardy Unsure If She’ll Compete For Title In Bellator, But Won’t Count Herself Out

Heather Hardy is impressively juggling both a professional mixed martial arts (MMA) and boxing career simultaneously. Hardy is currently competing at a high-level in both sports, but has undoubtably seen more success in boxing than in her young MMA career thus far. She has only been competing inside the cage...

Heather Hardy Will Only Return To Boxing For Title Fight

Heather Hardy is one of the rare cases in combat sports, in which an athlete regularly competes as a high-level boxer and mixed martial artist. Hardy currently holds an undefeated boxing record, having competed professionally since 2012, of 22-0. In fact, she most recently competed this past weekend (Sat. October...

Heather Hardy’s Combat Sports Crossroads

Heather Hardy (2-1 MMA) knows MMA loves her and she can make more money and get the exposure she deserves with Bellator, but her competitive spirit and the right fight for the right money could keep her boxing a little longer. Hardy told The 42 a match with boxing’s...

Heather Hardy Believes She Made Weight; Commission Disagrees

Following the Bellator 194 weigh-ins on Thursday, Heather Hardy was of the belief she made weight. Unfortunately, the overseeing athletic commission disagreed. Somehow, this miscommunication wasn't discovered until hours after she stepped on the scales. Hardy weighed in at 126.25lbs on Thursday, 0.25lbs overweight. She believes, however, that the athletic...
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Bellator 185 Highlights: Mousasi-Shlemenko, Gracie Submission, Head-Kick KO

Bellator 185 had a little something of everything Friday night on Spike. In the main event, Gegard Mousasi pulled out a split decision over former champion Alexander Shlemenko. Mousasi was making his promotional debut following a run with the UFC. Also, a member of the Gracie family earned a submission...

Bellator 185: Heather Hardy’s Nose an Awful Sight [VIDEO]

Heather Hardy tasted her first loss in Mixed Martial Arts off the back of a harsh lesson handed down to her by Kristina Williams In fact, this was Hardy's first loss as a professional athlete. The 35-year-old built up a 20-0 career in boxing prior to crossing over into MMA. Her Bellator...

Kristina Williams Decimates Heather Hardy in Pro MMA Debut

Heather Hardy didn't stand a chance against Kristina Williams. Williams had no problem striking with Hardy early. She used her kicks to keep her opponent at bay. She landed some body kicks and head kicks. Hardy landed some punches, but ate heavy elbows over the top. Blood poured from the...

Heather Hardy Says She’s Made Improvements Ahead of Bellator 185

Heather Hardy believes the changes she's made since her professional mixed martial arts (MMA) debut will shine tomorrow night (Oct. 20). Hardy will do battle with Kristina Williams inside the Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Connecticut. The bout is set to be featured on the main card of Bellator 185. Speaking to MMAJunkie.com,...

Quote: Conor McGregor Can Win a Title in Boxing if he Wanted to

Conor McGregor can win a championship in boxing, at least that's what Heather Hardy thinks. Hardy is a former boxing champion herself and has made the transition to mixed martial arts. This Friday night (Oct. 20), she will collide with Kristina Williams on the Bellator 185 card. Hardy made her MMA...
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Video: Bellator 185 Foundations Showcases Heather Hardy

Heather Hardy will return to action on Oct. 20. Hardy will mix it up with Kristina Williams inside the Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Connecticut on the main card of Bellator 185. It’ll be the second bout of Hardy's professional mixed martial arts career. The official YouTube channel of Bellator has...