That is the UFC Vegas 28 stay weblog for Walt Harris vs Marcin Tybura, the heavyweight co-headliner for Saturday’s combat card at UFC APEX in Las Vegas.
Harris is the No. 8 ranked heavyweight within the promotional rankings, however comes into the bout on a two-fight shedding skid with each losses by stoppage within the second spherical. Most just lately, he suffered a TKO loss in opposition to Alexander Volkov, which got here after one other TKO setback in opposition to Alistair Overeem. Harris beforehand was on a 3-0-1 run earlier than a extensively publicized private tragedy involving his household.
Regardless of a four-fight profitable streak, Tybura enters the bout because the No. 11 fighter within the rankings, giving him the larger upside with a win. Most just lately, he took on Greg Hardy and put away the previous NFLer by second-round TKO. His different three wins – over Serghei Spivak, Maxim Grishin and Ben Rothwell – got here by the use of determination.
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