Above is an extended preview of ufc 200, which takes place on ?July 9th at the t-mobile arena in las vegas, nevada. Originally, the first time lesnar joined the ufc, he set the distinction to not blur the road between his performances in wwe and what he would be doing in mixed martial arts. Randy couture vs. Brock Brock Lesnar vs Mark Hunt ufc 91 mar 23, 2011 (30:sixteen) randy couture is a ufc legend and the heavyweight champion. After retaining his strap towards frank mir at ufc a hundred, nonetheless, lesnar then battled a case of diverticulitis — with the medical situation outing him for almost 12 months.
Losses to stipe miocic and fabricio werdum confirmed that hunt is a minimize below championship-stage. Lesnar hasn’t fought since a defeat in opposition to alistair overeem in december, 2011, while hunt has just lately dispatched frank mir and antonio bigfoot” silva by knockout. Lesnar vs hunt shall be a part of a loaded ppv event which is headlined by large light heavyweight title unification bout between jon jones and daniel cormier. Brock lesnar vs. Shane carwin ufc 116 mar 23, 2011 (26:40) never before were there two males with such huge measurement, strength, and athleticism in the identical octagon.
On whether or not lesnar shall decide to proceed steadily to combat within the ufc after his battle with hunt, lesnar stated, it might it’s good to be a tease, I do not know the response to that question right now”, stated lesnar”. After finishing the ufc 200, lesnar is then anticipated to be back to the wwe, which he will take part in summerslam on august 20.
I had no thought it would be brock, but like every little thing it does not matter who I struggle they’re going to get it good and correct after I step inside the cage,” hunt said. I acknowledge that carwin hits actually laborious, but when lesnar fought him he was hit stable by one among carwins punches and appeared as if he misplaced all composure then began to turtle up although it by no means actually seemed as if lesnar was ever hurt in the course of the fight.
His wrestling capacity and thunderous floor-and-pound could be all that is needed to take hunt out, however whether or not lesnar is still the force that dominated his method to the ufc heavyweight title stays a thriller. If this is what it’s being advertised as, a one-and-carried out return for lesnar, the ufc definitely didn’t make it straightforward on him with the selection of hunt as an opponent. For just a temporary moment I confused mark hunt with mark coleman… I was wanting ahead to some serious grappling.
Hunt can fall in love with single highly effective pictures of his, but when he alters levels together with his punches, in combinations, he’ll seemingly in the end find an opening on lesnar’s dome. Carwin would have had some adrenal dump between rounds being that close to the stoppage, and brock knew that carwins tank was empty, brock got here out looking confident for spherical 2, regardless of the beatdown within the first. I guess lesnar was part of ufc 100 and so having him be part of ufc 200 is cool.