The fastest rising heavyweight in the UFC just might be Tai Tuivasa. The Australian knocked out top 5 contender Derrick Lewis at UFC 271 on Saturday night to the surprise of many. Tai was floundering in the division on a three fight skid before knocking out Stefan Struve, Harry Hunsucker, Greg Hardy, and Augusto Sakai. This four fight run got him the shot at Lewis and he hit the bullseye. Former UFC middleweight contender turned commentator Chael Sonnen went red faced mental with his colleagues about Tuivasa’s unexpected win. Check it out.
The UFC has been a mixed bag of success for former NFL player turned heavyweight fighter Greg Hardy. He is 4-3-1 and sitting well outside the top 10 – as is the fighter he is calling out. Tai Tuivasa is coming off of a first round TKO victory over newcomer Harry Hunsucker who took the … Read more
ProMMAnow.com will have live fight results and video highlights of all the action tonight from UFC Fight Night 142 taking place at Adelaide Entertainment Centre in Adelaide, Australia. Former heavyweight champ Junior dos Santos returns to action to do battle with unbeaten Aussie Tai Tuivasa in the night’s main event. Also on the card the … Read more
Former UFC heavyweight champ Junior Dos Santos is usually lukewarm in fight buildups but his clash with Tai Tuivasa in South Australia has proven to be different. Dos Santos is on fire and for the oddest of reasons. Here’s what he told Sporting News… In his last fight, with Arlovski, when Bruce Buffer was introducing … Read more