Australian heavyweight phenomenon Tai Tuivasa delivered an epic knockout, then the Western Sydney native backed it up with THREE shoeys in an all-time efficiency.
Tuivasa wanted only one minute and 7 seconds to show the lights out on former NFL star Greg Hardy, who rocked the Aussie with a pair of overhand rights earlier than Tuivasa unloaded a devastating left hook that despatched the larger man crashing to the ground.
Tuivasa’s third-straight win – all first-round stoppages – had the Las Vegas crowd roaring, and he quickly had them cheering much more loudly along with his hilarious post-fight antics.
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First, the 28-year-old drained a trademark shoey (skolling a beer from a shoe) contained in the octagon.
Then he wrapped Australia’s Indigenous flag round him as the choice was introduced, screaming: “Western Sydney child!”
The leisure machine then delivered a scorching interview within the cage.
“F***ing Las Vegas!” He belted out to an appreciative crowd. “Oh f**okay I miss you bra. I miss the gang bruv.”
Talking of his rival, he stated: “If you wish to bang with me I’m not the precise man to bang with. Choose one other man.”
He was requested to commentate on the replay of the end, however the spotlight didn’t seem on a display in entrance of him. Tuivasa didn’t appear bothered, yelling: “I can’t see s**t! Las Vegas!”
As for his subsequent opponent, ‘Bam Bam’ was removed from choosy. “I wish to battle somebody within the prime 10 or prime 15, one thing like that. I don’t actually give a f**okay, I’m right here to placed on a present for the followers.”
He then advised the complete crowd to get their sneakers off and be part of him in a shoey. As he walked again to the locker room, followers had been solely too completely happy to supply him their beers – and their sneakers.
The primary left Tuivasa disgusted, after the fan bizarrely poured scorching sauce into his beer! The second was extra to his liking, earlier than Tuivasa greeted fellow UFC star Jorge Masvidal with a joyful hug.
And simply as he disappeared down the tunnel, a fan above the doorway poured a beer straight down his throat.
His entrance to the cage was nearly as pleasurable, the Australian prancing and singing alongside to the sounds of Spice Ladies’ ‘Wannabe’.