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  1. UFC 180: Cain Velasquez awaits interim champ Fabricio Werdum, while...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... further setback, the UFC have mooted taking the belt from him altogether. Mark Hunt loads up to throw a punch at Roy Nelson in their heavyweight bout during the UFC Fight Night event inside the Saitama Arena in Saitama, Japan Although defeated, Hunt ...

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  2. Werdum stops Hunt to win interim titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... r-old Australian brawler with a history of thrilling fights, got the call from the UFC one month after he stopped Roy Nelson in Japan for his fifth win in seven fights, losing only to former UFC champion Junior Dos Santos in that stretch.

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  3. UFC 180 Post-Mortem: Path of Most ResistanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | Sherdog

    ... a knee injury in training and was forced to withdraw. Having last fought in September, when he knocked out Roy Nelson in Japan, "The Super Samoan" appeared to be in much better shape than usual entering the bout. His standup was effective and he ...

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  4. Monday Morning Hangover: Murk Hunt's Cinderella story comes to a disappointing endRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | MMA Mania

    ... run -- which included five wins in his last seven outings, with four brutal knockout victories over the likes of Roy Nelson and Stefan Struve -- by winning the interim heavyweight title. Standing in his way was Fabricio Werdum, another man who ...

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  5. Mark Hunt offers no excuses after UFC lossRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 16 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... to 10-9-1, is also intent on controlling his conditioning, rather than blowing out in the manner after stopping Roy Nelson for the first time in Japan in late September. "I won't put on that much weight and hopefully next time I fight we can have a ...

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  6. UFC 180: Mark Hunt and the Ultimate No-Lose SituationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 16 | BleacherReport

    ... the last time the world saw Hunt, he was scoring a devastating knockout of long un-knockout-able stalwart Roy Nelson. After that, he retired to his home to get heavy and await another call from the UFC. That call came quicker than he anticipated and ...

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  7. Brazilian Werdum claims heavyweight title with a win over Hunt in UFC 180Read the original story

    Sunday Nov 16 | Lifestyles

    ... Australian brawler with a history of thrilling fights, got the call from the UFC one month after he stopped Roy Nelson in Japan for his fifth win in seven fights, losing only to former UFC champion Junior Dos Santos in that stretch. Velasquez was ...

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  8. Werdum claims heavyweight title with a win over Hunt in UFC 180Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 16 | The Globe and Mail

    ... Australian brawler with a history of thrilling fights, got the call from the UFC one month after he stopped Roy Nelson in Japan for his fifth win in seven fights, losing only to former UFC champion Junior Dos Santos in that stretch. Velasquez was ...

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  9. Fabricio Werdum vs. Mark Hunt: What We Learned from Interim HW Title FightRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 16 | BleacherReport

    ... and they work. He will be a very significant test for Velasquez when the champion can return from injury. and Roy Nelson, but neither of those two men truly challenged him on the mat; in this fight, we got that answer. Not only did Hunt stuff ...

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  10. Mark Hunt loses UFC fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 15 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... three weeks to prepare and needed to lose a considerable amount of weight. Following his knockout victory over Roy Nelson in Japan in September, he drifted away from training as the kilograms piled on. But when heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez ...

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  11. Live Ufc 180: Hunt v WerdumRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 15 | Northern Territory News

    Hunt was only granted his shot through an injury to reigning champion Cain Velasquez, but no-one is prepared to write off the Sydney-based hitman thanks to the dynamite knockout power he carries in both fists, which has delivered stunning KOs of Roy Nelson, Stefan Struve and Cheick Congo for his past three wins. BREKKIE WRAP: MMA fighter War Machine was chided by a judge as he laughed while his porn star ex-girlfriend described how he allegedly bashed her.

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  12. UFC 180: Latest Fight Card Predictions and Projected WinnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 15 | BleacherReport

    ... that he's not deserving. He may be just 10-8-1 in the UFC, but he has demolished some of the top heavyweights - Roy Nelson, Stefan , Cheick Kongo and a tough draw with Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva - since 2012 and is fighting at the peak of his career. ...

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  13. Once unwanted by UFC, Hunt battles way into title mixRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 15 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    ... division. Hunt, now 40, has gone 1-1-1 since the winning streak, but coming off a second-round knockout of Roy Nelson in September, he will fight Fabricio Werdum for the interim heavyweight title in the main event of UFC 180 tonight in Mexico City. ...

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  14. Hunt already being counted out of UFC 180 bout vs. WerdumRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | SLAM! Sports

    ... to injury. Sure, Hunt packs one of the meanest punches in the game and is coming off a highlight-reel knockout of Roy Nelson in September, but he's also lost two of his last three and is going against an opponent with huge recent wins both on the ...

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  15. Dan Hardy column: Mark Hunt has been given the opportunity of a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | The Independent

    ... challenger, Fabricio Werdum, and late replacement Mark Hunt. Coming off a stunning victory in September over Roy Nelson, Hunt is now presented with the opportunity of a lifetime. As the division waits for the return of Velasquez, the winner of this ...

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  16. UFC: Chance for Hunt to prove himselfRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... fighter on the planet," Hunt told the Herald after he agreed to meet Werdum. Following his knockout victory over Roy Nelson in September, Hunt (10-8-1) has had only 17 training days to prepare for Werdum (18-5-1). The 40-year-old Hunt was on track ...

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  17. UFC 180: Can Fabricio Werdum Continue His Dominant Ways Against the Dangerous Mark Hunt?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | Rant MMA

    ... Werdum staked his claim to being the No. 1 contender thanks to four straight Octagon victories. After wins over Roy Nelson , Mike Russow and Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira , the 37-year-old Brazilian turned in his best performance yet against Travis ...

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  18. UFC 180: Will Fabricio Werdum or Mark Hunt take home the interim...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... chin, standing and trading with some of the heaviest hitters in the division, including Alistair Overeem and Roy Nelson. Naturally, Hunt will be most dangerous in the first round when he's fresh and don't be surprised to see Werdum clinch up in the ...

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  19. UFC: Hunt's camp keep talking toughRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 12 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... dangerous is throwing the right punch at the right time," said Hunt's striking coach, Lolo Heimuli. Werdum beat Roy Nelson - a fighter of a similar build to Hunt - by unanimous decision in 2012 as the Brazilian demonstrated a lethal Muay Thai clinch ...

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  20. How Mark Hunt Defied the UFC OddsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 11 | MMA Weekly

    ... With few options, the UFC turned to Hunt, who ballooned to more than 300 pounds not long after he disposed of Roy Nelson with a blistering right uppercut in the second round in September. Into the breech stepped Hunt, who had no qualms about taking ...

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