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UFC 160 is minus “The Reem” but plus Mark Hunt now. Not so sure how I feel about Hunt’s chances against JDS though.
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Mark Hunt VS JDS Is On At UFC 160
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A social media movement tried to get Mark Hunt into UFC 160 as a replacement for Alistair Overeem, and it appears to have worked.
Whoa, #RallyForMarkHunt worked? Not that we didn’t think it would work, but after a strange back and forth in which Dana White claimed Mark Hunt turned down the fight (which he obviously didn’t), the two men talked on the phone and worked out whatever they needed to work out, and in the end, UFC 160 will have a clash between Junior dos Santos and Mark Hunt, supplemented by...
Mark Hunt went on the MMA Hour on Monday to talk with Ariel Helwani and shed some light on how he got the fight with Junior Dos Santos. Last week Hunt said he was “Down” to fight JDS, as a replacement for the injured Alistair Overeem, and then Dana said that he was offered the fight but turned it down. Mark responded by saying he has never turned down a fight in his life...
After his destruction of Stefan Struve, Mark Hunt wanted a top 5 opponent. Dana claimed on twitter that Hunt turned down a fight with JDS, which Hunt quickly said was ridiculous. We all know this had to be about the money. Then Dana tweeted that he and Hunt had a great conversation and now we have another great HW matchup on the card at 160. Maybe it’s not Alistair VS JDS...
Alistair Overeem was forced out of UFC 160 but officials have found a replacement for him. UFC officials announced today that Mark hunt will now face Junior dos Santos at UFC 160. The bout lost one great striker (Overeem) and replaced him with another great striker. UFC 160 takes place May 25 at MGM Grand [...]
Mark Hunt is quickly capitalizing on the momentum his knockout win over Stefan Struve has gained him. Dana White has named Hunt the replacement for Alistair Overeem in UFC 160′s Co-Main event against former UFC champion Junior Dos Santos.
Dos Santos is looking to use this fight as a stepping stone towards a rematch with champion Cain Velasquez.
Hunt is trying to establish himself...
The UFC announced today that Mark Hunt would be facing current heavyweight champ Junior Dos Santos at UFC 160. Dos Santos was originally scheduled to meet Alistair Overeem in a fight that many fans have been waiting a long time to see come to fruition. Unfortunately, Overeem suffered an injury during training that forced the [...]
One former UFC champ and two current champs are on Team TNT down in Brazil. Brazil has some serious talent as three of the best in the world are seen right here.
JDS to fight Mark Hunt at UFC 160
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