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Round 1 - Referee Herb Dean oversees the night's heavyweight co-headliner. Struve stays at range early and throws a head kick. Hunt closes the distance well and throws two haymakers before resetting in the center. hunt kicks the leg. Struve answers with a long jab and front kick. Struve managing the length well early. The pair clinches up, and Struve falls to guard. Struve tries to control the arms. As Hunt tries to back away, Struve hits a sweep and moves directly into top position. Struve steps over into mount and looks o strike from a seated position. Hunt bucks and rolls. Struve can't take the back, but he does look for an arm. Hunt defends it well and pulls free. Hunt now on top. Struve works for an arm. Hunt keeps it free and advances into a crucifix position. He doesn't have time to capitalize before the round ends. Back and forth round, gives it to Struve, 10-9.

Round 2 - hunt moves in and lands a flush left. Struve shakes it off and comes back with a jab Still, Hunt continues to handle the reach well. Struve backing up to the cage and allowing Hunt to move in. He seems annoyed at hunt's attacks, but he's taking some damage. Hunt just misses a big haymaker. Struve very complacent to open. Hunt is finding holes and hitting the body and head. As Struve wades forward, Hunt grabs him and tosses him to the floor. Hunt looks to strike, and Struve rolls to attack his leg. Hunt easily pulls free and then spins around to settle back into top position. Struve works his legs high and looks for a submission, but Hunt just pushes them aside. Struve scrambles up and keeps a bodylock, pushing Hunt to the floor. He falls right into mount and looks to punch away as time winds down. Struve decides to look for the armbar. He doesn't get it, and that means Hunt will finish on top. gives it to Hunt, 10-9.

Round 3 - Struve was very slow to return to his corner between rounds. Who will have more in the tank in this round? Hunt scores a big left hand to start . Struve stays upright, but that was big. Hunt is gassed, too, but he's picking his times to land heavy leather. Struve kicks the head, but he's in trouble. Crowd comes to life as Hunt moves forward with massive haymakers. Left hand hits the chin flush, and Struve is on the canvas. Hunt walks away, but Dean tells him to fight on. Struve doesn't want to, saying his jaw is broken, and the fight is waved off. Mark Hunt def. Stefan Struve via TKO (punches) - Round 3, 1:44.

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