Brett Okamoto reported on SportsCenter today that Mark Hunt and Alistair Overeem have verbally agreed to a fight on March 4, on the UFC 209 card. We last seen Mark Hunt take on Brock Lesnar back on UFC 200. Mark Hunt originally lost by decision. Brock Lesnar failed a pre-fight drug test and one on the … Continue reading Mark Hunt and Alistair Overeem make verbal agreement to fight. Mark still says he won’t fight without a special clause in contract.
Brock Lesnar failed a drug test for his Mark Hunt fight back at UFC 200, on July 9th. The suspension is retroactive, meaning he will be eligible to fight again in July. Brock Lesnar tested positive for an anti-estrogenic agent hydroxy-clomiphene. He failed an out-of-competition U.S. Anti-Doping Agency drug test on June 28 and an … Continue reading Brock Lesnar has his day in court. Fined and win overturned.
Mark Hunt isn't letting this go. Nor should he. Following the news that his UFC 200 opponent, Brock Lesnar, popped for a banned substance, very little has been hinted from the UFC that anything will be done in light of this news. In fact, the UFC has already claimed that they don't plan to penalize Lesnar … Continue reading Mark Hunt goes off on UFC: “F**k the UFC, you are s**t”
Jon Jones has pulled some blunders in his time with the UFC, but this one could potentially take the cake. Former UFC Light Heavyweight champion Jon Jones has been removed from his main event championship bout with Daniel Cormier at UFC 200 just three days out due to a potential violation in a USADA drug … Continue reading Jon Jones pulled from UFC 200 due to possible USADA violation, Lesnar vs. Hunt moved to UFC 200 main event
Brock Lesnar will face the "Super Samoan" at UFC 200! Joining Hannah Storm during the Monday morning on SportsCenter, the former UFC Heavyweight champion announced he will face Mark Hunt at the blockbuster event event. "Why not? It could be anybody. I didn't care," Lesnar said of the announcement. "If Dana White called me and said, … Continue reading BREAKING: Brock Lesnar vs. Mark Hunt added to UFC 200!
Bec Rawlings vs. Felice Herrig Invicta and TUF veteran BEc Rawlings made and emphatic return from injury against decorated striker Seo Hee Ham and fought at a competitive level at the Korean's own pace on the feet, as well as mixing it up when needed to pull a well earned judges decision victory to earn … Continue reading Fights to make after UFC Fight Night: Brisbane
Two fast-rising up and coming Flyweights will meet up for one intriguing match-up at UFC Fight Night 85 in Brisbane next month. The UFC announced Wednesday that Justin Scoggins will be making the quick turn around against Ben Nguyen at the March event. Scoggins (11-2, 4-2 in UFC), not even a week ago, registered the … Continue reading Justin Scoggins vs. Ben Nguyen added to UFC Fight Night 85: Hunt vs. Mir
Photo Credit: MMA Fight Night Live One intriguing women's Bantamweight fight has been added to the UFC's return to Australia next month in March. The UFC announced Wednesday the return of Japanese star Rin Nakai vs. Leslie Smith would be added to UFC Fight Night 85: Hunt vs. Mir in Brisbane, Australia. Nakai (16-1-1, 0-1 … Continue reading Rin Nakai vs. Leslie Smith added to UFC Fight Night 85: Hunt vs. Mir