Tonight at Bellator 180 in New York City, Heather Hardy impressed in her pro-debut. Yauger was durable and aggressive, she caught Hardy in a Thai clinch multiple times throughout the fight, but the pro-boxer was able to free herself and stay at range. At one point, The doctors came in to check a cut above the right eye of Hardy. Hardy continuously looked for the overhand right, connecting flush two or three times dropping Yauger.
Finally in the third round, Referee Big John McCarthy stepped in to stop the fight. Hardy unloaded hard combinations to Yauger against the fence, putting away the tough challenger and scoring the finish win in her professional debut.
What did you think of the fight? Who would you like to see Hardy face next?