Fans have been campaigning for a Mark Hunt title shot ever since Alistair Overeem first dropped out of his UFC 146 heavyweight title fight last year. "The Super Samoan" finally has a chance to earn one if he knocks out Junior dos Santos at UFC 160.
Wanderlei Silva and Mark Hunt each made triumphant returns to Japan last night (March 2, 2013), saving the best for last at UFC on FUEL TV 8, which took place inside the Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan.
UFC on FUEL TV 8 in Japan was a night of thrilling action. Wanderlei Silva was the biggest winner with his KO victory over Brian Stan in the main event, while Stefan Struve was the biggest loser of the night. Find out why inside!
UFC on FUEL TV 8's Mark Hunt has been around combat sports seemingly forever, an accomplished K-1 kickboxer-turned MMA standout. And against Stefan Struve tonight, he may be able to put together one of the least likely win streaks in UFC memory.
MMAmania's Brian Hemminger takes a closer look at Saturday night's UFC on Fuel TV 8 co-main event between heavyweights Stefan Struve and Mark Hunt. What are the keys to victory for both men? Find out inside.
Ahead of his showdown against Stefan Struve this weekend (Mar. 2, 2013) at UFC on FUEL TV 8 in Saitama, Japan, Mark Hunt explains how fighting and MMA kept him from going to jail and even saved his life.
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