The 44-year-old (3 years older than Oliynyk) former K-1 world champion Mark Hunt entered this fight with a professional mma record of 13-12-1 (77% ko/tko victory rate – he has never won via submission) and he is ranked as the No.11 heavyweight in the world but he lost two out of his last three fights, against Alistair Overeem (Overeem vs Hunt 2) and Curtis Blaydes (Mark Hunt vs Curtis Blaydes); between these two bouts he beat Derrick Lewis (Derrick Lewis vs Mark Hunt).
His opponent, the black belt in jiu-jitsu and 2005 world combat sambo champion Alexey Oleynik, has an official record of 56-11-1 (93% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.19 in the same weight class. He lost to Curtis Blaydes last year (Alexey Oleynik vs Curtis Blaydes) but he came back to win in 2018 with Junior Albini. Hunt vs Oleynik is the main event of UFC Fight Night 136. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Event: UFC Fight Night 136: Hunt vs Oliynyk
Where: Olimpiysky Arena, Moscow, Russia
Division: heavyweight (265 lbs, 120 kg)
UFC Fight Night 136 fight card (main card):
Mark Hunt vs Alexey Oleynik
Jan Blachowicz vs Nikita Krylov
Andrei Arlovski vs Shamil Abdurakhimov
Alexey Kunchenko vs Thiago Alves
Hunt’s previous fight: Mark Hunt vs Curtis Blaydes
Hunt’s next fight: Mark Hunt vs Justin Willis
Oleynik’s next fight: Alistair Overeem vs Alexey Oleynik
Hunt vs Oleynik Fight Video:
(Free embeddable video hosted on Youtube and not uploaded by AllTheBestFights)
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