The 2001 K-1 champion Mark Hunt entered this fight with a professional mma record of 11-10-1 (73% ko/tko victory rate – he has never won by submission) and he is ranked as the No.8 heavyweight in the world. He suffered two consecutive losses between 2014 and 2015, against Fabricio Werdum (=Werdum vs Hunt) and Stipe Miocic (=Hunt vs Miocic), but then he came back to win against Antonio ‘Bigfoot’ Silva (=Hunt vs Silva 2).
His opponent, the black belt in Brazilian jiu-jitsu and former Ufc Hw champion Frank Mir, has an official record of 18-10-0 (78% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.10 in the same weight class. He fought three times last year beating ‘Bigfoot’ Silva (=Silva vs Mir) and Todd Duffee (4-stars-fight, Mir vs Duffee) but then he lost to Andrei Arlovski (=Arlovski vs Mir). Hunt vs Mir is the main event of the UFC Fight Night 85. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Event: UFC Fight Night 85: Hunt vs Mir
Where: Brisbane Entertainment Centre, Brisbane, Australia
Division: heavyweight (265 lbs, 120 kg)
Hunt’s previous fight: Mark Hunt vs Antonio Silva 2
Mir’s previous fight: Andrei Arlovski vs Frank Mir
Hunt’s next fight: Brock Lesnar vs Mark Hunt
Mir’s next fight: Fedor Emelianenko vs Frank Mir
(Free embeddable highlights video hosted on Youtube)