Found February 25, 2012 on Fox Sports:
Mark Hunt (7-7) vs. Cheick Kongo (17-6-2) In an exciting heavyweight battle, former Pride star Hunt returns to Japan to take on fellow knockout specialist Kongo. Before his unlikely UFC debut in September 2010, Hunt's career appeared to be on its last legs after suffering a five-fight losing streak, all of which ended in the first round. Seeing a fighter on such a dramatic losing streak make his UFC debut is a rare occurrence, but Hunt insisted on completing the remaining fights on his Pride contract instead of collecting paychecks at home. After a first-round submission loss to Sean McCorkle in his UFC debut, Hunt bounced back with victories over Chris Tuchscherer and Ben Rothwell. With his career all but over in 2008, Hunt has enjoyed a recent resurgence, which has him in the main-card slot on a major UFC pay-per-view event in 2012. During his heyday in Japan, the former K-1 kickboxer earned wins over Wanderlei Silva and Mirko "Cro Cop" Filipovic. Now 37, the ...

UFC 144 Results: Mark Hunt makes quick work of Cheick Kongo

A man of few words, Mark Hunt let his fists do the talking today inside of the legendary Saitama Super Arena. The New Zealander caught his French adversary early with a precise left hand on the jaw that left the Team Wolfslair fighter wobbled. Hunt maintained his composure refusing to follow his opponent. When the two exchanged again Hunt got the better of Kongo stunning him...

Video: Mark Hunt Beats Cheick Kongo By TKO at UFC 144

In the fifth fight of the main event at UFC 144 at Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan on Saturday night, Mark Hunt beat Cheick Kongo by TKO (punches) at 2:11 of the first round. {flvremote}{/flvremote} Follow Ian on Twitter @soxanddawgs. And be sure to like us on Facebook as well.

Hunt ready for 'Cinderella Man' role

When it was announced Mark Hunt was making his UFC debut, one of the last obligations the UFC had after its purchase of the Pride promotion, it was one of the biggest head-scratching moments of the time. Hunt had been on a fairly unspectacular losing streak, and a loss to Sean McCorkle in his UFC debut at UFC 119 had cemented his status as a kickboxing star who had a moment of glory...

The Weekend in Violence: Three Stars

I feel like a teenage kid whose dad just gave him the keys to the family car.  Hank Booth, in his ultimate wisdom (and complete lack of common sense) has handed over the reins The Weekend in Violence 3 Stars column to yours truly, Dan Rose.  Well, I’m not one to overlook the little guy so this will include both the astonishing UFC 144 card and a gem from Legacy Fighting Friday...
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