Let’s run down the list of “Who’s Hot” and “Who’s Not” from UFC Fight Night 85: ‘Hunt vs. Mir’ which took place last night (Sat., March 19, 2016), nominating the biggest winners and losers from the FOX Sports 1 event inside the Brisbane Entertainment Centre in Brisbane, Australia.
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) returned to Australia last night (Sat., March 19, 2016) for UFC Fight Night 85: “Hunt vs. Mir,” as the Brisbane Entertainment Center played host to a wild evening of mixed martial arts (MMA) action live on FOX Sports 1.
In the main event of the evening, Mark Hunt pulled off yet another walk off knockout, finishing Frank Mir in the first round in style (highlights here).
The co-main event featured arguably the wildest fight of the 2016 thus far, as Neil Magny somehow pulled off an unbelievable comeback to finish Hector Lombard via strikes in the third round.
Check out the highlights here.
With that quick overview of the night’s marquee bouts, here are your biggest winners, as well as the runners-up from Brisbane.
Biggest Winner: Mark Hunt
Mark Hunt always delivers, and especially so in front of his rabid Australian fans.
The combat sports legend pulled off yet another impeccable walk-off knockout last night — this time dusting Frank Mir in just three minutes — and it may have been his best finish to date, three days prior to his 42nd birthday.
The “Super Samoan” landed a picturesque right straight, snapping Mir’s head back, and leaving him to fall to the mat like a sack of potatoes.
Of course, Hunt could have easily landed a devastating follow-up blow to completely knock out Mir, but in typical Hunt fashion, he called off the fight himself by walking away with a nonchalant shoulder shrug.
The finish was Hunt’s sixth knockout ….View full article
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