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  1. Boxing: Ahio receives high praiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The New Zealand Herald

    ... going. "He reminds me of Mike Tyson when he was younger, he's a great prospect," Kiwi UFC heavyweight competitor Mark Hunt said. Hunt, a 41-year-old veteran of combat sports, has taken Ahio on as one of his preferred sparring partners and can attest ...

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  2. Cain Velasquez and Fabricio Werdum staredown at UFC media dayRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | BloodyElbow

    ... other to further their quest for UFC gold. While AKA's flagship fighter sat on the sidelines, Fabricio Werdum and Mark Hunt locked horns in a battle for the heavyweight interim strap at UFC 180. The Brazilian submission ace stunned the Mexico City ...

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  3. Boxing: Ahio added to Super 8 cardRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... he has no amateur background in the sport. The 24-year-old, a regular sparring partner of Kiwi UFC heavyweight Mark Hunt, has tremendous power in his fists and notable hand speed. Tillman (11-19-2) is a 37-year-old journeyman who was knocked out in ...

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  4. Roy Nelson and Josh Barnett verbally agree to heavyweight clashRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Cage Pages

    ... four of his last five outings - one of which being just his second KO loss in his 31-fight career at the hands of Mark Hunt. Nelson took a lot of punishment from the technically savvy Overeem at UFC 185, but was still glad to stand and trade with ...

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  5. Crooklyn's UFC 185 main card breakdown & free Kountermove $250 fantasy tourneyRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 14 | BloodyElbow

    ... game. He has an incredibly sturdy chin, having only been finished twice in his career, those losses coming from Mark Hunt and Andrei Arlovski . I personally think he can withstand anything Alistair throws his way, but if it goes to a decision, we ...

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  6. UFC Heavyweight Roy Nelson Brings Knock Out Power To DallasRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | CBS Local

    ... His perfect record of never being KO'ed came to an end late last year when he was dropped by "The Super Samoan" Mark Hunt, purveyor of the "walk off knock out" and one of the hardest punchers the sport has ever known. Still, Nelson looks at that ...

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  7. Roy Nelson hopes Alistair Overeem doesn't become a 'point and run' Greg Jackson fighterRead the original story

    Friday Mar 13 | BloodyElbow

    ... in a similar position -- on the main card of UFC 185. "Big Country" is coming off a 2nd round knockout loss versus Mark Hunt last September, marking his first knockout loss since he was felled by Andrei Arlovski in 2008. Another loss on Saturday ...

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  8. Middleweights Sam Alvey, Daniel Kelly to Meet at UFC Fight Night on May 10Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | Sherdog

    ... . The card takes place at Adelaide Entertainment Centre and is headlined by a heavyweight showdown between Mark Hunt and Stipe Miocic . Following a first-round knockout win over Cezar Ferreira on Feb. 22, "Smilie'N" Sam requested a matchup with ...

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  9. Kiwi UFC star Mark Hunt says 'the smaller I get, the harder I hit' ahead of comebackRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | Stuff.co.nz

    LEANER AND MEANER: Kiwi UFC star Mark Hunt says he is more dangerous at a lighter weight as he sheds the kilos for his comeback fight against Stipe Miocic in Adelaide in May. New Zealand UFC star Mark Hunt is adamant he won't lose any power as he shreds the kilos for his comeback fight in May. Hunt has started a lengthy training camp in Auckland to prepare for his May 10 clash with rugged American Stipe Miocic that will headline UFC's first foray into Adelaide. It's a crucial fight for Hunt as he looks to rebound from his October loss to Brazil's Fabricio Werdum and relaunch a bid for the heavyweight title.

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  10. Roy Nelson In Search Of Explosive Bounce-Back Effort Against Alistair Overeem At UFC 185Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | Rant MMA

    ... comes to possible future title contenders. "Big Country" will be looking to bounce-back from his knockout loss to Mark Hunt at Fight Night 52 in Japan, while "The Reem" will be looking to make it back-to-back wins after his first-round destruction ...

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  11. UFC 185: 'Improved' Alistair Overeem hoping to knockout Roy Nelson, 'but it takes two to tango'Read the original story

    Wednesday Mar 11 | MMA Mania

    Personally, I don't think he'll have much trouble getting "Big Country" to engage in a stand-up war. Roy Nelson suffered the first knockout loss of his Ultimate Fighting Championship career after his chin had a meeting with Mark Hunt's right hand at the UFC Fight Night 52 event last September in Saitama, Japan.

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  12. Mark Hunt hopes knocking out Stipe Miocic will earn him another UFC title shotRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 8 | MMA Mania

    ... be gunning for each other. So it's going to be great." Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight contender Mark Hunt seemed unbelievably close to becoming a UFC champ last November at the UFC 180 pay-per-view (PPV) prior to Fabricio Werdum ...

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  13. Stipe Miocic on Mark Hunt: 'I'll bring a pillow if he wants me to'Read the original story

    Saturday Mar 7 | BloodyElbow

    UFC heavyweight Stipe Miocic is looking to get back in the win column when he faces off with Mark Hunt in Adelaide, Australia on May 10th. The affable big man recently spoke to Submission Radio about his upcoming bout, and he's confident that he'll be able to walk out of the cage with a victory.

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  14. Mark Hunt on Stipe Miocic: 'You get hit once, it's lights out baby'Read the original story

    Thursday Mar 5 | BloodyElbow

    Back in November 2014, Mark Hunt had an opportunity to fight for the UFC interim heavyweight title in a late replacement fight against Fabricio Werdum in Mexico City. With championship gold at stake, Hunt flew to Mexico, cut weight, and tried his luck in the high altitude capital city.

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  15. UFC 193 Confirmed for Melbourne Now that the Octagon is LegalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | MMA Weekly

    ... UFC FIGHT NIGHT: MIOCIC vs. HUNT , at the Adelaide Entertainment Centre on May 10. No.5 ranked UFC heavyweight Mark Hunt (10-9-1, fighting out of Sydney): "Just like a jockey needs a horse or a tennis player needs a racquet or a V8 driver needs a ...

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  16. Kyle Noke vs. Andreas Stahl Added to UFC Fight Night in Australia on May 10Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Sherdog

    ... vs. Miocic" . Ultimate Fighting Championship officials announced the pairing on Monday. The event is headlined by Mark Hunt versus Stipe Miocic and will take place May 10 at Adelaide Entertainment Centre in Adelaide, Australia. Noke has been on the ...

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  17. Once Mark Hunt hits you - "It's lights out baby"Read the original story

    Tuesday Mar 3 | BloodyElbow

    The devastating loss to Fabricio Werdum for the interim Heavyweight strap at UFC 180 has not taken any wind out of Mark Hunt's sails. The New Zealand knock out artist recently caught up with Submission Radio , as reported by FOX Sports : Mark went on to explain how he's not dared to look back at the KO loss to Werdum, which saw the Brazilian land a stunning acrobatic knee to the tested jaw of Hunt: "Well no.

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  18. Strong Kiwi flavour for UFC event card in AdelaideRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Stuff.co.nz

    Mark Hunt's headline act at the UFC event in Adelaide in May will top a triple treat for New Zealand MMA fans. Heavyweight Hunt, on the comeback trail after his knockout loss to Brazilian Fabricio Werdum in Mexico last year, headlines the Australian fight-night with a clash against rugged American Stipe Miocic.

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  19. Mirko Cro Cop has rarely done MMA sparring, will bring in Stipe Miocic for training campRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 1 | MMAFighting.com

    ... he's young. Definitely a big future is front of him." Miocic (12-2) has a main event bout coming up, too, against Mark Hunt at UFC Fight Night 65 on May 10 in Adelaide, Australia. Cro Cop has fought Hunt twice, once in PRIDE and once in K-1, and ...

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  20. Mark Hunt on loss to Fabricio Werdum: I was trying to steal cookies out of his jarRead the original story

    Feb 25, 2015 | BloodyElbow

    Two months after he face planted Roy Nelson in a 'Knockout of the Year' winner, Mark Hunt thought he could follow it up with another spectacular finish against Fabricio Werdum in an interim title fight in Mexico City. While a vicious finish took place, it was Hunt who found himself on the wrong side of the highlight reel.

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