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  1. Video: UFC fighters and Roger Huerta welcome you to Chechnya with menacing weaponryRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | BloodyElbow

    ... the republics like Dagestan and Chechnya. Last week, several videos were posted of former and current UFC champs Frank Mir , Fabricio Werdum and Chris Weidman being extremely friendly with controversial Chechen president Ramzan Kadyrov. They were ...

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  2. Big Nog hints return at UFC 190, wants Frank Mir before year-endRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 26 | BloodyElbow

    Former UFC interim heavyweight champion, AntA nio Rodrigo Nogueira, has been trying a stem cell treatment in order to heal many of his nagging injuries, and says it has been working. He also wishes to fight at UFC 190 and rematch Frank Mir before year-end.

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  3. So long, Brock Lesnara this time for goodRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | MMAFighting.com

    ... and keep the spotlights under his control, and not give away parts of his IQ to guys like Alistair Overeem and Frank Mir . His decision was really pretty simple, when you think about it. Then again, it was still a bit of a bummer. Not because it was ...

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  4. Brock Lesnar's Final Exit Leaves UFC Fans with Unanswerable QuestionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | BleacherReport

    ... UFC 91, just nine months after arriving in the Octagon. Unfortunately, managed just a single title defense against Frank Mir before he was sidelined a first time by diverticulitis. He almost died , we're told, but fought his way back to defeat Shane ...

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  5. Brock Lesnar Announces He's Staying With WWERead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Houston Press

    ... ploy with McMahon. Lesnar's MMA debut took place in 2007, and his first bout in UFC was at UFC 81 against Frank Mir, a loss via submission. In November 2008, Lesnar knocked out Randy Couture to win the UFC heavyweight title. UFC 100, his rematch ...

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  6. Brock Lesnar Rules Out Return To MMARead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | CBS Local

    Brock Lesnar holds down Frank Mir during their heavyweight title bout during UFC 100 on July 11, 2009 in Las Vegas, Nevada. LOS ANGELES - Former UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar ruled out a return to mixed martial arts on Tuesday, ending three years of speculation about the biggest pay-per-view star in the sport's history.

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  7. Brock Lesnar done with MMA, re-signs with WWERead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | SLAM! Sports

    ... mentally -- and that's not good." Lesnar, who began his MMA career in June 2007, made his UFC debut with a loss to Frank Mir a year later at UFC 81. He then beat Heath Herring before beating Randy Couture in November 2008 to capture the belt. A ...

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  8. MMA brief: Brock Lesnar closes door on UFC returnRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | The Wave

    ... but what am I going to gain? Lesnar (5-3) made his MMA debut in 2007. His UFC debut came in 2008, losing to Frank Mir by first-round submission at UFC 81. He then went on a four-fight winning streak, before a TKO loss to Cain Velasquez at UFC 121. ...

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  9. Brock Lesnar shuts door on UFC, staying in WWERead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | USA Today

    ... Lesnar later entered the world of mixed martial arts and compiled a 5-3 record, with fights against the likes of Frank Mir, Randy Couture, Cain Velasquez and Alistair Overeem. Lesnar beat Shane Carwin at UFC 116 to become the UFC heavyweight ...

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  10. WWE: Brock Lesnar re-signs with WWERead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Sporting News

    In a somewhat surprising move, WWE World champion Brock Lesnar signed a new deal with the company, just days before his contract was set to expire and send him into free agency. Brock was widely believed to be courted by UFC when his deal was up, with a lucrative fight against Frank Mir the most obvious incentive.

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  11. UFC Quick Quote: Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira wants his revenge against Frank Mir in BrazilRead the original story

    Monday Mar 23 | MMA Mania

    "I would love to fight Frank Mir. He's a great opponent. After his fight with 'Bigfoot' everybody wants to see someone beat Frank Mir in Brazil.

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  12. A list of Joanne Calderwood gifs + othersRead the original story

    Monday Mar 23 | BloodyElbow

    ... think about that. But she was still a creative, saavy submission artist. Her career sort of reminds me of a Frank Mir . (Loosely reminds me... creative submission artist, still lost in their primes. Recently fell on rough times (again for Frank ...

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  13. UFC Fight Night 62 Results: The Real Winners and LosersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | BleacherReport

    ... on the short list of contenders quite yet, another win will make him tough to brush off. In a bout that resembled Frank Mir vs. Mirko Cro Cop, The Ultimate Fighter: Latin America alumni Fredy Serrano and Bentley Syler squared off in a hard-to-watch ...

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  14. Frank Mir eyeing up Brock Lesnar rematch in Madison Square GardenRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 21 | BloodyElbow

    With a staggering twenty-four appearances inside the octagon, long time UFC trooper Frank Mir proved that despite being battle-worn, the former two-time champ still has a trick or two up his sleeve. The 35-year old Albuquerque resident starched Antonio "BigFoot" Silva inside the 1st round of their contest last month.

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  15. Todd Duffee doesn't expect Brock Lesnar comeback, calls out Frank MirRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 19 | BloodyElbow

    Heavyweight knockout artist Todd Duffee is doubtful that WWE superstar Brock Lesnar will return to the UFC anytime soon. He feels Frank Mir should face him next instead.

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  16. Todd Duffee calls out former UFC champion Frank MirRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Cage Pages

    ... Anthony Hamilton in December, Todd Duffee now has his eyes set on a top 15 opponent, namely former UFC champion Frank Mir. Todd Duffee entered the UFC with a bang, knocking out Tim Hague in just 7 seconds. His second fight in the Octagon showed a ...

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  17. 'Minotauro' Nogueira: 'Everybody wants to see someone beat Frank Mir in Brazil'Read the original story

    Wednesday Mar 18 | MMAFighting.com

    ... bout with the Brazilian after stopping Antonio Silva in Porto Alegre, Brazil, in February. "I would love to fight Frank Mir. He's a great opponent," Nogueira told the media in Brazil. "After this fight with 'Bigfoot', everybody wants to see someone ...

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  18. Todd Duffee wants an actual challenge, calls out UFC 'legend' Frank MirRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 18 | MMA Mania

    Ultimate Fighting Championship heavyweight Todd Duffee would like to apologize to all the mixed martial arts fans who are perhaps feeling like they didn't get their money's worth when they came to see him fight. Since Duffee has yet to be challenged following his 2012 return, the streaking heavyweight has opted to do his own matchmaking, calling out former division champion Frank Mir, someone who can help catapult him into the top 10, where the Reebok spoils await .

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  19. Russia Roundup: Badr Hari spars with Chechen President, Fedor trains Arabs in DubaiRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 18 | BloodyElbow

    ... including middleweight champion Chris Weidman , interim heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum , and former champ Frank Mir . Kickboxing star Badr Hari was also in attendance and was later pictured sparring with the president. WSOF announced last week ...

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  20. Video: UFC fighters visit Chechnya as Chris Weidman unabashedly dances the night awayRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 17 | MMA Mania

    Select Ultimate Fighting Championship fighters, including middleweight champion Chris Weidman, interim heavyweight kingpin Fabricio Werdum, and former 265-pound titleholder Frank Mir. were recently invited to watch a regional mixed martial arts event -- Akhmat MMA -- in Chechen Republic.

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