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  1. Dana White: UFC was 'not very close at all' to re-signing Brock LesnarRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | MMAFighting.com

    ... Couture in just his third Octagon appearance. The one-time NCAA champion defended his UFC title twice against Frank Mir and Shane Carwin -- a mark still tied for the best in UFC heavyweight history -- before suffering a dramatic falloff due to ...

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  2. Scott Jorgensen Back to Bantamweight, Faces Manny Gamburyan at UFC San DiegoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | MMA Weekly

    ... View Casino Center in San Diego on July 25 and his headlined by a heavyweight match-up between former champion Frank Mir and Todd Duffee . Paige VanZant talks to Inside MMA about how she didn't feel like she was really a fighter until her last bout, ...

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  3. Scott Jorgensen returns to bantamweight, faces Manny GamburyanRead the original story

    Monday Apr 13 | MMAFighting.com

    ... test) has won three of his past five fights, including a submission win over Cody Gibson at UFC 178 . Heavyweights Frank Mir and Todd Duffee collide in the main event.

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  4. UFC Fight Night 64 Results: Winners, Scorecards from Gonzaga vs. Cro Cop 2 CardRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | BleacherReport

    ... is unclear. It's possible he could look to avenge another of his UFC losses against Roy Nelson or fellow legend Frank Mir. Either fight would fit in nicely on the lower portion of the main card of a pay-per-view. As for Gonzaga, this was a crushing ...

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  5. Post-UFC Fight Night 64 Matchmaking featuring Mirko Cro Cop vs. Antonio SilvaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | Cage Pages

    Feb 22, 2015; Porto Alegre, Brazil; Antonio Silva after his fight against Frank Mir during UFC Fight Night at Ginasio do Gigantinho. Mandatory Credit: Jason da Silva-USA TODAY Sports The UFC held their first event in Krakow, Poland at the Tauron Arena Krakow for UFC Fight Night 64. It is the fifth European country the promotion has entered and the second event in Europe already this year.

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  6. UFC Fight Night 64: Keys to Victory! Gonzaga vs. Cro CopRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 11 | MMA Mania

    ... muay-thai, his experiences in the clinch have also varied. Knees from the clinch are what sent him packing against Frank Mir . If he ends up against the fence when he faces Gonzaga, it would be wise for him to try and separate. The clinch should ...

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  7. UFC Fight Night 64: Mirko 'Cro Cop' Filipovic In Search...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | Rant MMA

    ... and was also victimized by knockout losses against Roy Nelson, Brendan Schaub and former heavyweight champions Frank Mir and Junior dos Santos . He was simply unable to live up to the advance hype and his last stint wrapped up on a three-fight skid. ...

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  8. Todd Duffee, Frank Mir Heavyweight Clash A Compelling Headliner For UFC Fight Night 71Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 3 | Rant MMA

    After making a highly impressive UFC return after a nearly two-year absence, promising heavyweight Todd Duffee has gotten his wish to face former titlist Frank Mir in his next bout. The highly compelling matchup will serve as the headliner for Fight Night 71 on July 15 in San Diego.

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  9. Frank Mir vs. Todd Duffee Set for Main Event at Fight Night 71Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | BleacherReport

    The resurgent powerhouse will step into the Octagon with the former two-time heavyweight champion in the main event when the UFC returns to San Diego for Fight Night 71. The news was broke by Ariel during the most recent installment of UFC Tonight on Wednesday, where it was officially confirmed the two heavyweights had agreed to the bout. After a two-year absence from the sport's biggest stage, the American Top Team product returned to pick up a quick knockout over Phil De Fries at UFC 155 in December 2012.

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  10. UFC Krakow Media Day Highlights: Cro Cop Got the Inspiring Fight He NeededRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 8 | MMA Weekly

    ... eir bouts on Saturday. Skidding into his last fight on a four-fight losing streak, former UFC heavyweight champion Frank Mir is back from the brink to headline UFC Fight Night San

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  11. Frank Mir vs Todd Duffee official for UFC Fight Night 72 main event on July 15 in San DiegoRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 9 | MMA Mania

    Former Ultimate Fighting Championship heavyweight champion Frank Mir will face 265-pound rising star Todd Duffee in the five-round main event of UFC Fight Night 72, which takes place on July 15, 2015 inside the Valley View Casino Center in San Diego, California. Mir is back in the good graces of his employers thanks to a blistering first-round knockout of Antonio Silva last February in Brazil.

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  12. Back from the Brink, Frank Mir Draws UFC Main Event Versus Todd DuffeeRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 8 | MMA Weekly

    Skidding into his last fight on a four-fight losing streak, former UFC heavyweight champion Frank Mir is back from the brink to headline UFC Fight Night San Diego. Mir steps into the UFC Fight Night 72 main event opposite rising knockout artist Todd Duffee .

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  13. Frank Mir vs. Todd Duffee headlines UFC Fight Night in San DiegoRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 8 | BloodyElbow

    A previously reported UFC heavyweight bout between Frank Mir and Todd Duffee now has a date and venue, and this one will be scheudled for 5 rounds. Last week it was reported that Frank Mir and Todd Duffee was being targeted for a summer UFC event, and now we know the when and where for this heavyweight match-up.

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  14. Frank Mir vs. Todd Duffee headlines UFC Fight Night 71 in San DiegoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | Cage Pages

    Feb 22, 2015; Porto Alegre, Brazil; Frank Mir before his fight against Antonio Silva during UFC Fight Night at Ginasio do Gigantinho. Mandatory Credit: Jason da Silva-USA TODAY Sports Todd Duffee gets the fight he has been rallying for on Twitter for the past week and meets former UFC Heavyweight Champion, Frank Mir , in the UFC Fight Night 71 main event.

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  15. Big Nog says he will fight Stefan Struve in Rio at UFC 190Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 8 | BloodyElbow

    Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira said on TV he will come back to Rio de Janeiro once again to face Stefan Struve at UFC 190 in a battle of struggling heavyweights. Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira won't get his trilogy with Frank Mir just yet.

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  16. Alistair Overeem: Roy Nelson, His Turnaround and What's NextRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | BleacherReport

    ... caught. Bad luck? I would say so. I still see myself beating him nine out of 10 times. But if you go back to the Frank Mir fight, it was a flawless victory. I had 139 hits to his five hits. : It's hard to say. I think that fight would be 50/50. ...

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  17. Foreign Affairs reports on Russia's MMA diplomacyRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 7 | BloodyElbow

    ... which featured guests of honour such as UFC champs Chris Weidman and Fabricio Werdum , as well as former champ Frank Mir . Others in attendance included kickboxing talent Badr Hari . According to Berman's assumption, the fighters were present with ...

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  18. Todd Duffee now doing interviews through an advocate, a la Brock LesnarRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 4 | MMAFighting.com

    ... that have mouthpieces talking for them," Bowman said. "So now we have another beast that's going to decimate Frank Mir." Last week on MMA Fight Corner with Heidi Fang, Mir said he didn't want to fight Duffee, because Duffee was not ranked among UFC ...

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  19. 'Bigfoot' Silva to 'start from zero again' after 'horrible' loss to Frank MirRead the original story

    Friday Apr 3 | MMAFighting.com

    Frank Mir was 0-4 in his past appearances in the Octagon when he stepped in to meet "Bigfoot" in the main event in Porto Alegre, Brazil, on Feb. 22, but Silva ended up saving Mir's career. "It was horrible.

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  20. Kremlin Fight ClubRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | Foreign Affairs

    ... champion of the sport's premier franchise, the Ultimate Fighting Championship, and heavyweight contenders Frank Mir and Fabricio Werdum. They had arrived for the inaugural fight show put on by the "Akhmat MMA" promotion, named for Akhmad Kadyrov, ...

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