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Dan Hardy: UFC Hall of Famer Matt Hughes 'is a real piece of s**t'

Dan Hardy has become known for his candor in his second career as a UFC broadcaster. Apparently, that also crosses over to social media. The former UFC welterweight blasted UFC Hall of Famer Matt Hughes on Twitter over the weekend, calling him "a piece of s**t." The rip was in reply to a Bloody Elbow tweet about Hughes' television hunting show going on the road to Africa...
Via Fox Sports
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Dan Hardy Targets 2015 Return To UFC; Wants Diego Sanchez Fight At 155lbs

Dan Hardy is currently serving as a color commentator for some of the UFC’s outlining events in areas like Europe, but he still harbors ambitions to return to the Octagon before he finally hangs up his gloves for good. The 32 year-old is actually on a two-fight winning streak at the moment, but hasn’t in two years due to medical concerns after being diagnosed with a rare heart...
Via Fight Of The Night
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Watch Dan Hardy Break Down UFC Fight Night 53’s Big Fights

Dan Hardy is back again alongside his UFC broadcast partner John Gooden to break down this weekend’s UFC Fight Night 53 event in Stockholm, Sweden including the welterweight main event between Gunnar Nelson and Rick Story.
Via Fight Of The Night
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Watch Dan Hardy Break Down UFC 178 In Detail

In the video below you can watch the UFC’s Dan Hardy put on his analyst hat to give an in-depth break down of two major fights taking place at this weekend’s UFC 178 event as Conor McGregor takes on Dustin Poirier and Demetrious Johnson looks to defend his flyweight title against Chris Cariaso. —
Via Fight Of The Night
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Dan Hardy and John Gooden break down UFC 178

UFC 178 is just around the corner as the highly anticipated event is set to get underway this Saturday evening at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The card is absolutely stacked with barnburners, including the Flyweight championship bout between reigning champion Demetrious Johnson and surprise challenger Chris Cariaso. The card is in fact so stacked that the main...
Via Fight Hub TV
28 days ago  |  Discuss

UFC on Fox 12: Robbie Lawler vs. Matt Brown

On Saturday, MMA’s leading promotion returns stateside following last weekend’s trip to the Emerald Isle with UFC on Fox 12 featuring a welterweight showdown between top-ranked Robbie Lawler and veteran finisher Matt Brown. Two years ago, floating the idea of Lawler and Brown facing-off for either a crack at the welterweight belt or the title of top-ranked contender could have...
Via Sports-Glory
July 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Donald Cerrone set for assault on top-five contender

Heading into the main event of Wednesday’s UFC Fight Night, both Donald Cerrone and Jim Miller were hoping that a hard-fought victory over a top-ten opponent would be enough to advance up the lightweight ladder and into the cage with a big-name contender. But after an enticing opening round that featured more than a few crowd-pleasing exchanges, Cerrone unleashed a deadly combination...
Via Sports-Glory
July 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Dan Hardy’s Best of the British (Video)

Retired UFC welterweight Dan Hardy made a strong debut in his new role as commentator earlier this month in London. Hardy served as color commentator and post-fight in ring interview man at UFC Fight Night: Gustafsson vs. Manuwa alongside veteran play-by-play man John Gooden. Now that he’s been forced to explore some other options due to his Wolff-Heart (Hardy has not officially...
Via Fight Booth
March 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Dan Hardy set for UFC commentating debut at Fight Night London

Nearly four years ago, former 170-pound contender Dan Hardy held the world of mixed martial arts in the palm of his hand as he entered the octagon with the intention to leave with George St. Pierre’s UFC welterweight belt. On Saturday night however, one of the most polarising fighters to have ever entered the octagon will finally have a chance to reclaim some of the magic that...
Via Sports-Glory
March 07, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC Announces Third Broadcast Team Featuring Dan Hardy

The UFC have unveiled a third broadcast team who will be tasked with covering six upcoming live events on the UFC Fight Pass service. Up until this point the UFC has relied on two separate broadcast teams: the original dynamic duo of Mike Goldberg and Joe Rogan who cover the promotion’s pay-per-view and FOX shows, and Jon Anik alongside Kenny Florian who’ve called the smaller...
Via Fight Of The Night
February 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Dan Hardy Joins UFC Fight Pass As Color Commentator

THE OUTLAW JOINS UFC FIGHT PASS™ FORMER UFC TITLE CHALLENGER DAN HARDY TO SERVE AS COLOR COMMENTATOR FOR SIX EXCLUSIVE LIVE EVENTS HARDY JOINS GOODEN AND FRIEDLANDER IN ALL-NEW BROADCAST TEAM Las Vegas, Nev. – Dan “The Outlaw” Hardy - the popular and charismatic former UFC® welterweight title contender – will serve as the color commentator for six UFC Fight Night...
Via MMAInsider
February 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Dan Hardy talks about heart issues that are keeping him out of action, still training will return soon

Via MMAinterviews
October 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Video: Dan Hardy Uncut on London Real

Former UFC title contender Dan Hardy joined London Real to discuss his storied fight career, his “wolfheart” (Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome) diagnosis and his training regimen. Watch the exclusive interview below:
Via The Flying Knee MMA
August 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Dan Hardy updates the world on his fighting career and higher purpose.

We love Dan hardy, and given him his share of open mic time if you will on Fighthub TV. It’s one of those crappy valleys in a life of peaks for Dan right now, but only in name. His Wolf-Heart syndrome has kept him out of MMA action for almost a year, and what’s worse, he may never return to the cage again. Now he battles with the option of surgery. But that isn’t getting Dan...
Via Fight Hub TV
August 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Video: The Joe Rogan Experience Podcast Ft. Dan Hardy

In what was arguably one of the most anticipated ‘Joe Rogan Podcast” episodes in a while, UFC welterweight Dan Hardy joined Joe Rogan to discuss the world of MMA, his recent spiritual journey as well as his Wolff-Parkinson disease. Watch the entire show below: Video streaming by Ustream
Via The Flying Knee MMA
May 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Dan Hardy talks hallucinogens, Peru, and not being done with martial arts

By Will Gray “I have an opinion that a higher level of consciousness can be achieved through discomfort or suffering” – Dan “The Outlaw” Hardy How true this opinion is when you look back at people who have built themselves from nothing to become the icons they are today. Bruce Wayne went from being a spoiled child, turned orphan almost overnight, stole from himself, trained...
Via Fight Hub TV
May 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Dana White: Dan Hardy in Denial, Refusing Second Opinion for Heart Condition

UFC welterweight Dan Hardy (pictured) was slated to return to action this Saturday to face Matt Brown at UFC on FOX 7. However, Hardy was forced to withdraw after being diagnosed with Wolff Parkinson White syndrome. According to MayoClinic.com, WPW is the presence of an extra, abnormal electrical pathway in the heart that leads to periods of a very fast heartbeat (tachycardia). The...
Via 5thRound.com
April 19, 2013  |  Discuss

“If the choice is to have surgery of not fight again, that’s a tough decision, but I know which way I’m leaning.” We talk to Dan Hardy.

Imagine being Dan Hardy; 31-years-old, over the four-fight losing streak that plagued your mind for the better part of two years with two back-to-back impressive wins, then you take your physical and like the snap of fingers, it’s all gone. All of it. Dan Hardy has Wolff-Parkinson-white (not the syndrome, just the pattern), which is basically a heart defect that has never affected...
Via Fight Hub TV
April 03, 2013  |  Discuss

News: Two Injuries Force UFC on FOX 7 Reshuffle

The injury bug has struck again, this time on the upcoming UFC on FOX 7 card in San Jose, California. British star Dan Hardy has been forced out of his anticipated main card bout with Matt Brown and has been replaced by Canadian prospect Jordan Mein whilst bantamweight Francesco Riveira has also withdrawn from his preliminary bout with Hugo Viana and has been replaced with Team Alpha...
Via The Flying Knee MMA
March 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Jordan Mein replaces Dan Hardy at UFC on FOX 7

Dan Hardy has sustained an injury and will not fight at UFC on FOX 7 but fear not, the UFC has already found a replacement.   Just shortly after officials announced Hardy’s injury they announced that Jordan Mein will replace him in a bout against Matt Brown at UFC on FOX 7.   UFC on [...]
Via BoneSnapper.com
March 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Dan Hardy Injured, Matt Brown Now Fights Jordan Mein at UFC on FOX 7

Early Friday morning, the UFC announced an undisclosed injury has forced Dan Hardy (pictured) out of next month’s scrap against Matt Brown. As we all know full well, the Octagon show waits for no man as Jordan Mein has agreed to serve as a last-minute substitute at UFC on FOX 7. Mein is merely six days removed from posting a TKO victory over Dan Miller at UFC 158. The Strikeforce...
Via 5thRound.com
March 22, 2013  |  Discuss

UFC Quick Quote: Dan Hardy eyeing retirement after 2013 run towards the title

"It was just nice to have a couple months over the holidays to just, you know, spend some time with my family and just kind of clear my head of fighting a little bit and think about how I want to approach this year and, you know, really the rest of my career. You know, I'm not in this sport for a great deal longer I'll be honest and I'm ready to give a good run this...
Via Juiced Sports Blog
February 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Dan Hardy vs. Matt Brown added to UFC on FOX 7

UFC officials announced last night that a middleweight bout between Dan Hardy and Matt Brown has been added to UFC on FOX 7. UFC on FOX 7 takes place April 20 at HP Pavilion in San Jose, CA. The event will be headlined by a lightweight title bout between current UFC lightweight champion Ben Henderson and [...]
Via BoneSnapper.com
January 16, 2013  |  Discuss

Dan Hardy Battles Matt Brown at ‘UFC on FOX 7′

“UFC on FX 7” might be going down in four days in Brazil, but Tuesday is all about the “UFC on FOX: Henderson vs. Melendez.” Just hours after announcing Benson Henderson would defend his lightweight throne against Gilbert Melendez in the April 20th event, and Daniel Cormier would make his big league debut against Frank Mir that same evening, it was confirmed Dan Hardy (Pictured...
Via 5thRound.com
January 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Dan Hardy vs. Matt Brown added to UFC on FOX 7

Another exciting match up has been added to the UFC's April 2013 FOX offering. The latest pits two of the biggest comeback stories of 2012 against each other in a Welterweight bout that could see the winner climb back into the divisional rankings. Brett Okamoto of ESPN was the first to report of this bout coming to fruition. After dropping four of his last five, and looking...
Via hov-mma
January 15, 2013  |  Discuss
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