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  1. New workout craze bringing fitness to a park near youRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    ... pool when they were growing up - "bad mistake". Cordtz, who trained in kickboxing alongside future UFC cult hero Mark Hunt as a teen, followed his brother to Canberra - where Wiki would play 12 seasons for the Raiders before moving to the Warriors. ...

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  2. Is an all Heavyweight Card on the Horizon for the UFC??Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | BloodyElbow

    ... shouldn't receive the next title fight in a post-fight interview with Ariel Helwani. He argued Miocic's wins over Mark Hunt and Andrei Arlovski are not enough to leapfrog him into the next title shot with Werdum. Rothwell also added that himself and ...

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  3. UFC fighter rankings: Ben Rothwell enters heavyweight's top 5Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | BloodyElbow

    Ben Rothwell's stunning submission win over Josh Barnett puts him above former heavyweight champion Junior dos Santos in the latest UFC rankings. In 2011, Ben Rothwell was nearly submitted by Mark Hunt.

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  4. Eddiva battles New Zealander in UFC returnRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Sun-Star

    The Team Lakay fighter is expected to square off against New Zealand's Daniel Hooker In the undercard of UFC Fight Night 85 headlined by a heavyweight clash between Mark Hunt and former heavyweight champion Frank Mir on March 20. "I have been given a call by UFC and I hope it will push through," said the soft spoken wushu - xanda specialist. This will be the fourth appearance for Eddiva in the UFC with 1 -2 win loss record inside the Octagon for an over-all record of 6-2 in his young MMA career while his opponent Hooker has a 12-6 record coming off a decision setback to Yair Rodriguez this past October.

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  5. UFC New Jersey: 'Johnson vs Bader,' The Report CardRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | MMA Mania

    ... substances and then performing a hit and run on a pregnant woman. Surely Ben Rothwell is the 2016 version of the Mark Hunt comeback story. At one time just a 2-3 fighter in UFC who lost every other fight in which he was scheduled, the 34-year-old is ...

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  6. UFC on FOX 18 video recap: Rothwell submits Barnett in second roundRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | BloodyElbow

    ... impossible for him to achieve. Just for nostalgia's sake, it would be great to see a rematch between Barnett and Mark Hunt (pending his fight with Frank Mir in March). It could be a classic between two old school fighters who can both dish out and ...

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  7. VIDEO: Watch This Well-Nourished Fan Take a Mark Hunt Punch Like a ChampRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | MMA Weekly

    If you're going to survive a punch to the belly from Mark Hunt, this is how you celebrate. Bravo, sir.

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  8. Daniel Hooker added to UFC Brisbane to make it three Kiwi fighters on cardRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    Three New Zealand mixed martial artists will fight at the upcoming UFC Fight Night in Brisbane after featherweight Daniel Hooker was added to the card on Thursday. The UFC confirmed to Stuff the 25-year-old from Auckland will face Mark Eddiva of the Philippines at the Brisbane Entertainment Centre on Sunday, March 20. Kiwi heavyweight Mark Hunt is headlining the event against former two-time UFC champion Frank Mir, while Canterbury-born middleweight James Te Huna is making his comeback from a two-year injury layoff when he squares off with Canadian Steve Bosse.

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  9. Video: Mark Hunt gut-punches flabby fan, somehow fails to cause any damageRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | MMA Mania

    And that's assuming I was safely behind one of those bulky chest protectors the umpires wear at home plate. Nevertheless, "Noodles" -- the flabby fan featured in the video above -- was fearless when "Super Samoan" slugged him for reasons not yet explained.

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  10. Young man who lost 40kg to follow his dream of becoming a fighting...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Daily Mail

    Young man who lost 40kg to follow his dream of becoming a fighting champion LAUGHS as legendary UFC big puncher Mark Hunt belts him in the stomach A young man who has lost 40 kilograms has become an internet sensation after he copped a full force punch from a UFC legend to his steel stomach - and was so unphased he burst out laughing. Kickboxing and martial arts superstar Mark Hunt - known as The Super Samoan - has knocked out 21 fighters in his impressive career and is regarded as 'the biggest puncher of the UFC'.

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  11. Australian youngster laughs off body shot from UFC star Mark HuntRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | Stuff.co.nz

    Kiwi Mark Hunt is regarded as the biggest puncher in the UFC, so freely standing in front of one of his devastating shots is probably the last thing you want to do. The "Super Samoan", who is preparing for his heavyweight bout against American Frank Mir in Brisbane on March 20, may have been using his less-dominant hand but appears to hold nothing back as he unleashes a vicious shot to the stomach of Rivera.

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  12. Watch: Kid laughs off Mark Hunt's body shotRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | The New Zealand Herald

    Mark Hunt has seriously heavy hands. Ask Antonio Silva. Or Roy Nelson. Or any of the 21 fighters the kickboxing and mixed martial arts star has knocked out during his career.

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  13. 'That is insane': Kid laughs off huge punchRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | NEWS.com.au

    ... go on the hunt for must-have players this year, it is fair to say few will look to the Gold Coast for an answer. MARK Hunt has seriously heavy hands. Ask Antonio Silva. Or Roy Nelson. Or any of the 21 fighters the kickboxing and mixed martial arts ...

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  14. New Zealand MMA star Mark Hunt says he doesn't fear death and is prepared to die fightingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | Stuff.co.nz

    Kiwi MMA star Mark Hunt says he has no fears over long-term health damage from his job and is prepared to die fighting. The 41-year-old has just started his training camp on the Gold Coast as he prepares for his next UFC assignment against American heavyweight Frank Mir in Brisbane on March 20. In a lengthy interview with Submission Radio Hunt made it clear he was aware of the possible consequences of his job, but he certainly didn't worry about them.

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  15. Lightweights Chad Laprise, Alan Patrick to Clash at UFC Fight Night BrisbaneRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | Sherdog

    Chad Laprise will lock horns with Alan Patrick Silva Alves in a lightweight duel at UFC Fight Night "Hunt vs. Mir" on March 20. Promotion officials recently announced the contest. UFC Fight Night takes place at Brisbane Entertainment Centre in Brisbane, Australia, and is headlined by a heavyweight tilt pitting Mark Hunt against Frank Mir .

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  16. UFC 196: Werdum Also Injured, Out of Fight with MiocicRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | Cage Pages

    ... UFC stint in 2012. Since then he has gone 6-0, winning the interim heavyweight championship at UFC 180 against Mark Hunt , then unifying the belt at UFC 188 with a submission victory over Cain Velasquez. The Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu master has shown ...

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  17. Heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum is the latest to back out of UFC 196Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | Los Angeles Times

    Fabricio Werdum of Brazil, right, takes on Mark Hunt of New Zealand during a UFC 180 fight in Mexico City in November 2014. Fabricio Werdum of Brazil, right, takes on Mark Hunt of New Zealand during a UFC 180 fight in Mexico City in November 2014.

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  18. Stipe Miocic to fill in for injured Cain Velasquez at UFC 196Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 24 | Examiner.com

    ... victory over former UFC champ Andrei Arlovski on January 2 at UFC 195. Before that, the Cleveland native stopped Mark Hunt by TKO in May 2015. Werdum won the UFC heavyweight title by submitting Velasquez in the third round at UFC 188. The Brazilian ...

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  19. Injury forces Velasquez out of UFC title fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 24 | CBS Sports

    ... on pay-per-view. Werdum won the unified title off of Velasquez at UFC 188 by way of submission after knocking out Mark Hunt for the interim title at UFC 180. Werdum has won his last six fights in the UFC since returning to the promotion following ...

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  20. Velasquez injured again, Werdum vs. Miocic now headlines UFC 196Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 24 | BloodyElbow

    ... Werdum (20-5-1) defeated Velasquez last June at UFC 188 to become the new heavyweight titleholder. He defeated Mark Hunt at the end of 2014 to win the interim championship -- he was supposed to initially challenge Velasquez at UFC 180 , but ...

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