Mark
Hunt
9-8-1( W-L-D )

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 19 fights.
Record: 9-8-1
Summary: Resilience, ability to adapt, power

Fighter Info

Nickname: Super Samoan
From: South Auckland New Zealand
Fights Out Of: Sydney Australia
Age: 40
Height: 5' 10" ( 177 cm )
Weight: 265 lb ( 120 kg )

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
518
49% Successful
252
Types of Successful Strikes
0
252
85% Standing
13%
213
6
33
Striking Defense
53
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
12
50% Successful
6
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
1
7
1
Takedown Defense
84
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay
UPCOMING
Mark Hunt Sep 21, 2014
-- -- -- -- --
Roy Nelson -- -- -- --
Draw
Mark Hunt Dec 6, 2013
103 2 0 1 R5 Decision - Majority
Antonio Silva 97 0 0 3
Loss
Junior Dos Santos May 25, 2013
74 1 0 2 R3 KO/TKO
Mark Hunt 29 0 0 0
Win
Stefan Struve Mar 2, 2013
24 0 1 3 R3 KO/TKO
Mark Hunt 47 1 0 2
Win
Mark Hunt Feb 25, 2012
10 0 0 0 R1 KO/TKO
Cheick Kongo 5 0 0 0
Win
Ben Rothwell Sep 24, 2011
19 2 0 2 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Mark Hunt 47 2 1 4
Win
Mark Hunt Feb 26, 2011
14 0 0 0 R2 KO/TKO
Chris Tuchscherer 9 1 0 1
Loss
Mark Hunt Sep 25, 2010
2 1 0 0 R1 Submission
Sean McCorkle 0 0 2 0
Loss
Gegard Mousasi
DREAM 9: Featherweight Grand Prix 2009 2nd Round
May 26, 2009
5 0 2 1 R1 Submission
Mark Hunt 0 0 0 0
Loss
Melvin Manhoef
Dynamite!! 2008
Dec 31, 2008
5 0 0 0 R1 KO/TKO
Mark Hunt 0 0 0 0
Loss
Alistair Overeem
DREAM 5: Lightweight Grand Prix 2008 Final Round
Jul 21, 2008
0 0 2 0 R1 Submission
Mark Hunt 3 1 0 1
Fedor Emelianenko
PRIDE Shockwave 2006
Dec 31, 2006
7 2 2 2 R1 Submission
Mark Hunt 6 0 2 3
Loss
Josh Barnett
PRIDE Critical Countdown Absolute
Jul 1, 2006
1 1 1 1 R1 Submission
Mark Hunt 0 0 0 0
Win
Mark Hunt
PRIDE Total Elimination Absolute
May 5, 2006
86 1 0 3 R2 KO/TKO
Tsuyoshi Kosaka 45 1 1 2
Win
Mark Hunt
PRIDE 31: Unbreakable
Feb 26, 2006
113 1 1 3 R3 KO/TKO
Yosuke Nishijima 43 0 0 0
Win
Mark Hunt
PRIDE Shockwave 2005
Dec 31, 2005
38 0 0 0 R3 Decision - Split
Mirko Cro Cop 23 0 0 0
Win
Mark Hunt
PRIDE Shockwave 2004
Dec 31, 2004
76 0 0 0 R3 Decision - Split
Wanderlei Silva 31 7 2 6
Win
Mark Hunt
PRIDE 28: High Octane
Oct 31, 2004
8 0 0 0 R1 KO/TKO
Daniel Bobish 20 1 1 1
Loss
Hidehiko Yoshida
PRIDE Critical Countdown 2004
Jun 20, 2004
1 0 2 0 R1 Submission
Mark Hunt 11 0 0 0

Biography

TRAINING: Conditioning in the morning, padwork or wrestling in the afternoon.

When and why did you start training for fighting? I started fighting in MMA in 2004. I achieved my dream of winning the K-1 World Grand Prix championship and was looking for a new challenge. PRIDE made me an offer and I jumped to MMA.

What ranks and titles have you held? 2001 K-1 World Grand Prix Champion, 2001 K-1 World Grand Prix in Fukuoka Repechage B Champion, 2001 K-1 World Grand Prix Preliminary Melbourne Champion, 2000 K-1 Oceania Grand Prix Champion, 1999 WKBF Australian Super Heavyweight Champion.

Do you have any heroes? Bruce Lee, Mike Tyson

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? It’s an opportunity to fight on the big stage again. I’m going to try to make something happen and become world champion.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? No

What was your job before you started fighting? Laborer / Construction worker

If any, list ranks in any martial arts styles
: None

Favorite grappling technique: Americana

Favorite striking technique: Punching combinations
•    Six MMA wins by KO

•    Deceiving pro MMA record – has fought world-class competition for much of his career since entering PRIDE organization in 2004 with submission loss to Hidehiko Yoshida.

•    Defeated Wanderlei Silva, Mirko Cro Cop, Tsuyoshi Kohsaka, and Dan Bobish.

•    Also faced Josh Barnett, Fedor Emelianenko, Alistair Overeem, Melvin Manhoef, and Gegard Mousasi in MMA bouts.

•    30-13 (13 knockouts) kickboxing record

•    Has defeated Rony Sefo, Stefan Leko, Jerome LeBanner, Mike Bernardo, and Gary Goodridge in K-1 bouts. Also faced Mirko Cro Cop, Ernesto Hoost, and Semmy Schilt in K-1.

•    0-1-1 pro boxing record

•    Won KO of the Night for win over Tuchscherer

Career

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