MARK HUNT NEWS

Slimmed-down Mark Hunt looking for revenge against Antonio Silva at UFC 193

UFC heavyweight contender Mark Hunt has struggled with his weight for years. Heading into his rematch against Antonio Silva, however, Hunt is on a new diet and training program that he believes will have him lighter than perhaps we've ever seen him before. "We're just concentrating on weights and building a strong base. I'm about 131 kilograms [288 pounds] at the moment, but I feel...
Via Fox Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Stefan Struve Vs Jared Rosholt Signed For UFC 193

A heavyweight fight between Stefan Struve and Jared Rosholt has been booked for UFC 193 in Australia on November 15th. Struve picked up a decision win over grizzled veteran Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira at UFC 190 earlier this month, though it wasn’t a particularly impressive performance. Prior to that ‘Skyscraper’ had lost to both Mark Hunt and Alistair Overeem as well as battling...
Via Fight Of The Night
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Mark Hunt vs. ‘Bigfoot’ Silva Rematch Set For UFC 193

Arguably the best heavyweight scrap in UFC history* is about to get a sequel. On Wednesday, it was confirmed Mark Hunt (pictured) and Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva will dance again at UFC 193.Of course, Silva is to blame for the instant classic’s asterisk after flunking his post-fight drug test for elevated levels of testosterone.The bout resulted in a majority draw, but given Silva’s...
Via 5thRound.com
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: UFC 193 headed to Etihad Stadium in Melbourne

The Ultimate Fighting Championship is officially heading to Melbourne, Victoria, Australia on Nov. 15 for UFC 193: Lawler vs. Condit. The news was announced on Wednesday morning by the venue that will be hosting the event — and it is a big one. UFC 193 will be held at Melbourne’s Etihad Stadium which seats more than 53,000. So, yes, the UFC is finally doing a stadium show. ...
Via Campus Sports Net
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Antonio Silva Vs Mark Hunt II Booked For UFC 193

If you’re a fan of good-old fashioned slugfests then you’ll no doubt fondly remember the heavyweight toe-to-toe war that was Antonio Silva Vs Mark Hunt at UFC Fight Night 33 in Australia in 2013. The brutal five round battle ended in a majority draw decision was in the running for ‘Fight of The Year’ honors and had Dana White declaring as “the sickest HW fight ever,”...
Via Fight Of The Night
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Mark Hunt vs. Antonio 'Bigfoot' Silva 2 expected for UFC 193 in Australia

The first fight was hailed as one of the greatest heavyweight fights of all time and now they will do it again as Antonio 'Bigfoot' Silva has agreed to meet Mark Hunt in a rematch set for UFC 193 in Australia on November 14. Sources close to the contest confirmed to FOX Sports that verbal agreements are in place for the matchup. MMAFighting.com initially reported the fight. 'Bigfoot...
Via Fox Sports
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Mark Hunt is disappointed in last fight, but wants to 'dance' again

Mark Hunt took an historic beating last month, at home in Australia, at the hands of Stipe Miocic. The tough kickboxer's face was a swollen mess, afterwards, but he told Submission Radio that he's back to looking good. "Well I'm back to modelling of course. You know I'm always - Calvin Klein rang me up the other day, I did that, then I went back to face modelling, (laughs) nah,"...
Via Fox Sports
June 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Mark Hunt Says He Took Stipe Miocic Beating Like A Man

Mark Hunt suffered a one-sided defeat at the hands and elbows of Stipe Miocic this past weekend at UFC Fight Night 65 in Australia, but ‘The Super Samoan’ doesn’t appear to be feeling sorry for himself and told a New Zealand news crew that he, “took the beating like a man.” Hunt described the five rounds of punishhment he endured as, “A hard night at the office,” in...
Via Fight Of The Night
May 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Why Mark Hunt Will Live To Fight Another Day

After getting lambasted by Stipe Miocic on Saturday at UFC Fight Night 65, Mark Hunt (pictured) has now lost as many mixed martial arts fights as he’s won. Stipe set a modern-day UFC record with 361 strikes landed, breaking Chael Sonnen’s mark by 41 strikes in his first tango with then-middleweight champion Anderson Silva at UFC 117. Hunt posted the above pic following the mauling...
Via 5thRound.com
May 11, 2015  |  Discuss

UFC Fight Night Adelaide: Stipe Miocic Takes Down Mark Hunt In Five Rounds

It took 22 minutes and 47 seconds for Stipe Miocic to do it, but that’s no reflection on the performance of the No. 4 heavyweight contender, who dominated Mark Hunt from start to finish in their UFC Fight Night main event at the Adelaide Entertainment Centre in Adelaide, Australia on Sunday, ultimately halting the gutsy knockout artist in the fifth round. The victory was the...
Via NESN.com
May 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Mark Hunt shows off swelling after fight with Stipe Miocic

Mark Hunt is one of the toughest guys in the sport. Following his fifth-round TKO loss to heavyweight contender Stipe Miocic at Fight Night Adelaide, Hunt posted a photo of himself being seen by UFC doctors and congratulated his opponent on a job well done.  Hunt will obviously need some time to recover after absorbing a record-breaking amount of punches. 
Via Fox Sports
May 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Stipe Miocic brutalizes Mark Hunt with most strikes in UFC history before 5th round TKO

Stipe Miocic probably should have been done working much earlier in the night, but he still got the job done nevertheless as he finished Mark Hunt in brutal fashion with a fifth round TKO stoppage in the UFC Fight Night main event from Australia. The two heavyweights fought for more than 20 minutes although an argument could be made Hunt was done sometime during the second round...
Via Fox Sports
May 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Stipe Miocic Sets Single Fight Stirke Record in Beat Down TKO of Mark Hunt

If Stipe Miocic wanted to make a statement in his fight against Mark Hunt Saturday night I think it is safe to say mission accomplished. Not only did he beat Hunt silly till the fight was mercifully called in the fourth round he set a new UFC record breaking one that was set back in 1995 by UFC legend Royce Gracie. Read more »
Via FatManWriting
May 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Stipe Miocic TKO’s Mark Hunt In Fifth Round At UFC Fight Night 65

Stipe Miocic used his wrestling and relentless ground and pound to gradually wear down Mark Hunt tonight at UFC Fight Night 65, eventually stopping him by fifth round TKO, though it should have been stopped earlier. Round One: The main event of the evening is underway. Hunt with an early leg kick. Looks for a left hook too. Hunt with a body kick now. Stipe in a takedown, but...
Via Fight Of The Night
May 10, 2015  |  Discuss

UFC Fight Night Adelaide ‘Miocic vs. Hunt’ quick results

Preliminary Card (UFC Fight Pass) • Flyweight Bout: Ben Nguyen (14-5) defeats Alptekin Ozkilic (9-4) via TKO (punches) – Round 1, 4:59 • Welterweight Bout: Brendan O’ Reilly (6-1) defeats Vik Grujic (6-5) via UD (29-28 x 3) • Women’s Strawweight Bout: Alex Chambers (5-2) defeats Kailin Curran (3-2) via submission (armbar) – Round 3, 3:15 • Middleweight Bout: Brad...
Via Fight Booth
May 09, 2015  |  Discuss

‘UFC Fight Night: Miocic vs. Hunt’ Live Results

“UFC Fight Night: Miocic vs. Hunt” takes place Saturday night inside Adelaide Entertainment Centre in South Australia. UFC Fight Pass streams the entire card live starting at 7:45PM PET/4:45PM PT. The main card begins at 11PM ET/8PM PT. A heavyweight scrap between Mark Hunt and Stipe Miocic headlines the festivities. Middleweights Robert Whittaker and Brad Tavares serve as the...
Via 5thRound.com
May 09, 2015  |  Discuss

UFC Fight Night 65 Weigh-In Results For Miocic vs. Hunt, Other Main Card Fights

The wait for UFC Fight Night 65 in Australia is almost over following Friday night’s weigh-in. The most anticipated fight leading up to this event is the heavyweight bout between Stipe Miocic and Mark Hunt. Both men weighed in at more than 240 pounds. Here are the official main card weigh-in results. Heavyweight: Stipe Miocic (243 pounds) vs. Mark Hunt (266 pounds)Middleweight...
Via NESN.com
May 08, 2015  |  Discuss

‘Super Samoan’ Mark Hunt knows he can KO Miocic

Walkout KO specialist and King of Violence 2013 champion Mark Hunt will be taking is talents to Adelaide this weekend where he looks to get back into championship contention against the greatest heavyweight out of Ohio – Strong Style’s Stipe Miocic. There’s a reason why Micoic is a solid -240 favorite heading into the third straight main event assignment of his UFC career...
Via Fight Booth
May 08, 2015  |  Discuss

‘UFC Fight Night: Miocic vs. Hunt’ Live Weigh-In Results

All the fighters slated to participate in tomorrow night’s “UFC Fight Night: Miocic vs. Hunt” event will be tipping the scale today inside Adelaide Entertainment Centre in South Australia. The first athlete is scheduled to weigh-in at approximately 9:30PM ET/6:30PM PT. Please click HERE if you would like to stream today’s weight competition. Former heavyweight top contender...
Via 5thRound.com
May 08, 2015  |  Discuss

UFC: Mark Hunt is the Cinderella Man

The main event for this Saturday’s UFC Fight Night is Mark Hunt vs Stipe Miocic at Adelaide Entertainment Centre, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia.  Mark Hunt is one of the most exciting fighters to watch because of his story and because he has devastating knock-out power.  Hunt’s story draws parallels to that of James “Cinderella Man” Haddock, a boxer from the 1930’s...
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May 08, 2015  |  Discuss

‘UFC Fight Night: Miocic vs. Hunt’ Live Weigh-Ins Video At 9:30PM ET/6:30PM PT

The official weigh-ins for “UFC Fight Night: Miocic vs. Hunt” take place today inside Adelaide Entertainment Centre in South Australia. Stream Friday’s weight contest live right here on 5thRound.com starting at 9:30PM ET/6:30PM PT. Please click HERE for the official weigh-in results. UFC Fight Pass streams the entire card live starting at 7:45PM PET/4:45PM PT. Please click...
Via 5thRound.com
May 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Mark Hunt: I can't be intimidated

UFC heavyweight Mark Hunt has fought professionally in three separate decades and two different centuries. With over forty kickboxing bouts and 20 MMA fights to his credit (as well as a few boxing contests) the New Zealander's sport combat experience rivals anyone in the world. With that experience comes a certain calm when entering situations that would terrify most human beings...
Via Fox Sports
May 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Head-2-Head: Is this a must win for Mark Hunt?

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Via Fox Sports
May 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Mark Hunt on never staying down, fighting for love, and chasing greatness

Though it could not have been enjoyable, UFC heavyweight contender Mark Hunt has appeared during interviews to have taken his interim title KO loss to Fabricio Werdum remarkably well. In preparing to speak with Hunt before his UFC Adelaide main event against Stipe Miocic that takes place this Saturday, I watched and listened to multiple interviews with the "Super Samoan" and noted...
Via Fox Sports
May 07, 2015  |  Discuss

UFC Adelaide: Miocic vs. Hunt Crystal Ball Predictions

This Saturday the UFC goes down under to bring international fans a big event with world-title implications. Read on to see our analysis and picks for the entire main event, as well as one can't-miss prelim card bout that is sure to deliver. Then, let us know who you're picking in the comments section and on Twitter and Facebook! Stipe Miocic (12-2) vs. Mark Hunt (10-9-1) Since 2011...
Via Fox Sports
May 06, 2015  |  Discuss
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