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Mark Hunt and Stefan Struve Look to Cross Paths at UFC on Fuel 8 in Japan

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Mark Hunt fans can start banging their drums again because it looks like a fight between he and Stefan Struve is close to becoming official.

According to MMAWeekly, a source close to the fight confirmed that verbal agreements are in place and the fight between Hunt and Struve will take place March 2 in Japan.

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Post #1   12/4/12 10:04:48AM   

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As glad as i am to see Mark Hunt back in the cage I don't want to see either of these dudes lose.

Post #2   12/4/12 10:20:21AM   

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Struve wins. How? No idea but he's my boy and he's kind of tall.

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Post #3   12/4/12 10:35:21AM   

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I'm thinking Struve. He's on an impressive four-fight winning streak and I don't think he'll risk it by standing with Hunt. He'll probably take him down and try to submit him as soon as the fight starts.

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Posted by FastKnockout

He'll probably take him down and try to submit him as soon as the fight starts.



And get viciously knocked out in doing so!

I have to agree with Shane though, I don't want to see either lose, but I am a way bigger fan of Hunt's so,

WAR HUNT

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Great fight

I hate picking Struve fights I always seem to get them wrong. I pick him to win he gets knocked out I pick him to lose and he hangs on and wins in the 2nd round this guy is killing me for pts I'm telling ya.

Post #6   12/4/12 11:32:53AM   

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Posted by sparky

Great fight

I hate picking Struve fights I always seem to get them wrong. I pick him to win he gets knocked out I pick him to lose and he hangs on and wins in the 2nd round this guy is killing me for pts I'm telling ya.



You aren't the only one Sparky. I bet a ton of people on here would say the same thing, myself included.

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man this will be a great fight. I like both fighters but I'm rooting for Struve

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a year ago I would've picked Hunt by KO but Struve has improved so much and looked great against Miocic and Johnson with his chin holding up very well lately. I think we see a quick sub from The Skyscraper!!

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Struve has weakness against Fat guy's with powerful hands. No one is fatter or more powerful in their hands then Mark Hunt!

I see something like this:

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Posted by frizzzlecake

Struve has weakness against Fat guy's with powerful hands. No one is fatter or more powerful in their hands then Mark Hunt!


Roy Nelson?

btw Struve still won after this:

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Posted by Bubbles


Posted by frizzzlecake

Struve has weakness against Fat guy's with powerful hands. No one is fatter or more powerful in their hands then Mark Hunt!


Roy Nelson?

btw Struve still won after this:



I do love this GIF, but I gotta rate Hunt a bit higher than Buentello.

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this exactly, I hope marks been training his sub defence, and struves been training his jaw

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Wonder if this will be the main event ?? Or co main

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Does a guy who has a propensity to get KO'd, get KO'd by a knockout artist or does a guy who was subbed 5 times in a 6 fight span get tapped by a guy with slick subs.

I think this matchup is a lot of fun. Especially because Struve can't wrestle for shit and likes to scrap.

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