Greg Hardy will look to win his first UFC combat in April.
In response to sources, Hardy is scheduled to fulfill Dmitrii Smoliakov on the UFC Battle Night time occasion on April 27 in Dawn, Florida.
Hardy (Three-1), the previous controversial NFL star turned combined martial artist, misplaced his Octagon debut in January by way of disqualification when he landed an unlawful knee on Allen Crowder within the second spherical.
Smolyakov (Eight-2) has misplaced his previous two fights, and he hasn’t fought since January 2017. The Russian-born fighter is Zero-2 in UFC fights.
The occasion, which can happen on the BB&T Heart, would not have a headliner booked simply but.
The preliminary plan was to schedule Yoel Romero vs. Paulo Costa. Nonetheless, Romero is at present within the midst of filming a actuality present. If he is not eradicated from the present quickly, the promotion may look to e book Costa vs. Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza, sources mentioned.