Mark Hunt vs Big Foot Silva , UFC Fight Night Hunt vs Big Foot, 7 December 2013
Mark Hunt vs Big Foot Silva is an epic battle between two giants of MMA. Both fighters throw heavy, kick heavy, fight heavy, and are…just plain heavy. A five round war resulting in one of the most engaging and engrossing 25 minutes of MMA coming out of recent UFC events. This fight leaves fans in a spirit of absolute awe.
Both Mark Hunt and Big Foot are very experienced fighters. They both know how to win, but at the same time are no strangers to losing. It is these types of fighters that truly deliver an incredible fight like the one here. Each round is more exciting the other. Do not alt-tab away from this fight.
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Mark Hunt vs Big Foot Silva brings together two veterans of MMA. Both Mark Hunt and Big Foot are in a chapter of rejuvenation in their long fighting careers.
Big Foot was the former Cage Warriors and Elite XC Heavyweight Champion. He joined Strikeforce in 2009 with a loss against Fabricio Werdum and wins against Mike Kyle and Andrei Arlovski. He joined the Strikeforce Heavyweight tournament in 2011 and defeated Fedor Emelianenko in the quarterfinal rounds.
In the UFC, Big Foot has outstanding come from behind under dog wins against Travis Browne and Alistair Overeem. His fight against Overeem is an absolutely incredible show of striking and heart. He never gives up in the fight and knocks out Overeem with a beautiful combination. The thorn in Big Foots side is Cain Velasquez, a fighter that no heavyweight seems able tobeat.
Mark Hunt is actually doing the best in MMA in the UFC he has ever done. He has wins against Ben Rothwell, Cheick Kongo, and knockout out of the night wins against Stefan Struve and Chris Tuchscherer. If I recall correctly, it was Mark Hunts fist that broke Stefan Struves jaw.
Before the UFC, Mark Hunt was probably more famous for his losses than his wins. In Pride, he had losses against Fedor Emelianko and Josh Barnett. In Dream he had losses against Alistair Overeem and Gegard Mousasi.
Before his MMA career, Mark Hunt was a kick boxer competing in K-1. His significant fights include wins over Gary Goodridge, Jerome Le Banner, and Peter Graham. However is losses are just as famous, losing to Ernesto Hoost, Ray Sefo, and Mirko Cro Cop.
When these two giants meet in the cage, the result is an epic war in Mark Hunt vs Big Foot Silva. These fighters know how to give a fight all their strength.
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