His shorts say Samoan Monster. Some believe he in a few fights he will be the man to challenge Fedor for the Pride FC Heavyweight Title. This weekend he competes in Pride 31.
On Friday, Mark Hunt talked to the press in Tokyo, Japan as he gets ready for his fight on Sunday against Nishijima Yousuke. The oddsmakers have him as the biggest favorite on the board on BetEagle.com where you can bet on all the fights in Pride and UFC. Bet Eagle has him at -1500 which means you would have to bet $1500 dollars to win $100. That’s how big of a favorite he is.
When asked about his last fight with Mirko Cro Cop he said, “Mirko had his running shoes on, so he wasn’t there to fight.” So after defeating Mirko Cro Cop, considered in the top three Heavy-weights for a long time, does he feel ready to take on the champ- Fedor. And, Mark mentions somenames of who might be good competitors to face on his way to the championship. See what Mark had to say on MMAWeekly TV.