UFC on Fuel TV 8 Play-by-Play: Mark Hunt vs. Stefan Struve

February 25, 2013
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UFC on Fuel TV 8 Live Results Home Page

10-Hunt

Mark Hunt vs. Stefan Struve

Round 1: Struve throws a high kick that Hunt blocks.  Hunt rushes in with a right hand.  Hunt lands an outside leg kick.  He moves in with a right hand to the body.  Hunt lands a hard outside leg kick.  Hunt fires off a combination that misses.  Hunt lands a jab.  Struve ties Hunt up and pulls guard.  Struve sweeps Hunt and lands in the mount position.  Hunt works his way back to half guard.  Struve moves back to the mount.  He postures up and lands a series of punches.  Struve transitions and works for an arm bar.  Hunt defends and gains top position.  Hunt lands a hard right hand.  Hunt stands and lands a right hand.  Struve is active, looking for submission.  Hunt passes Struve’s guard and moves into side control.  He lands a short left hand.  The round ends.  MMAWeekly scores the round 10-9 for Hunt.

Round 2: Hunt lands a leaping left hook.  Struve takes it and lands a jab.  Struve lands his jab.  Hunt goes to the body.  Hunt steps in with a jab and a left hook.  Hunt goes to the body and back to the head.  Struve delivers a kick to the body. They exchange right hands.  Hunt continues to work the body of Struve.  Struve clinches and Hunt trips him to the canvas.  Hunt stands and Struve isolates a leg.  Hunt gets free.  Struve works to take Hunt’s back but Hunt gains top position.  Hunt passes Struve’s guard into side control.  Struve gets back to his feet and takes Hunt down.  Struve lands in the mount position.  He postures up and throws and lands punches.  Struve goes for an arm bar.  Hunt gets loose and gains top position.  The round ends.  MMAWeekly scores the round 10-9 for Hunt.

Round 3:  They touch gloves.  Struve lands a jab.  Hunt goes to the body.  Hunt lands a thunderous left hook.  Hunt steps in with a jab.  Struve lands a right hand.  Hunt closes the distance and lands a left.  He delivers a combination.  Struve lands a hard kick.  Hunt lands a combination.  Struve is hurt.  Hunt is exhausted.  Hunt lands a right hand followed by a left hook that puts Struve down.  Referee Herb Dean stops the fight.

The official time of the technical knockout was 1:44 of the third round.

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  • Collideoverme

    Hunt plays this smart, he will beat Struve.

    • disqus_ImKCOzmIKG

      Your right

      • Collideoverme

        By smart…I meant slow, lol!

  • Helllo

    Both fighters looked awful in this fight!

    • Collideoverme

      But it’s the same for Mark Hunt every time. Slow, patient, then KO. It’s working for him.