UFC 127 Play-by-Play: Mark Hunt vs. Chris Tuchscherer

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Mark Hunt vs. Chris Tuchscherer

Mark Hunt and Chris TuchschererRound 1: Electric atmosphere here as Hunt is introduced. Hunt throws the first heavy left hand and combination and they clash like monsters. Hunt knocks Tuchscherer down, but he stays standing. Hunt taking command early. He begins pull Tuchscherer apart, who has a massive cut above his left eye. The doctor is called in to check the cut, but allows the fight to continue. Tuchscherer scores the takedown; can Hunt defend from his back for the last minute? Tuchscherer goes for a Kimura, but Hunt fights him off and keeps Tuchscherer from gaining the right position on top. Tuchscherer is covered in blood as the round ends. MMAWeekly.com scores round one 10-9 for Hunt

Round 2: Tuchscherer has blood red hair now instead of blond and straight away goes for the takedown. Hunt defends nicely. Hunt stalks his prey now, stuffing another takedown attempt.  Tuchscherer takes another blow and gets knocked out with a right uppercut. The crowd here has gone crazy, applauding the former K1 champion.

Mark Hunt def. Chris Tuchscherer by KO (Punch) at 1:41, R2

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