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  1. Photo: Metro Police K9 officer Tom Moore pulls his partneRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | The Las Vegas Sun

    Metro Police K9 officer Tom Moore pulls his partner Zeus from former UFC heavyweight champion Frank Mir in a half-time show during the 24th Annual Las Vegas Police K9 Trials at the Orleans Arena Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014.

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  2. WWE news: Frank Mir wants Brock Lesnar in a UFC rematchRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | Examiner.com

    ... concerns, the door still seems to be open and an old nemesis would like to see it. According to PWS on Friday , Frank Mir said he would like a rematch with Brock Lesnar in the UFC. For a brief history lesson, Brock Lesnar was a dominant professional ...

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  3. The Frank Mir curse is realRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | MMA Mania

    OK, so I dunno if anyone here has heard of the Frank Mir curse, but basically what happens is that if Mir loses to an opponent., the opponent goes on to lose their next fight, and often times, they fade into obscurity. Some of the examples that I have include Ian Freeman , he handed Mir his first loss and then went on to lose his next fight and get released.

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  4. Frank Mir: I would like to welcome Brock Lesnar back to the UFCRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | MMA Mania

    Former Ultimate Fighting Championship heavyweight kingpin Brock Lesnar is busy doing his thing over in WWE, but for some reason, keeps getting called out by mixed martial arts fighters who've already defeated him. "I think that [Lesnar's] come back would be good for MMA," Mir told Combate .

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  5. Morning Report: Frank Mir wants to 'welcome' Brock Lesnar back to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | MMAFighting.com

    The pair were pivotal to the sport's boom period highlighted by UFC 100 in 2009. With Lesnar's help, Mir believes he can recapture some of that momentum despite riding an 0-4 skid since 2012.

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  6. Bloody Wraps 10/16: Fallon Fox, WMMA rankings, Mir vs Lesnar and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | BloodyElbow

    A look at the biggest and most interesting MMA stories from October 16, 2014, including an op-ed by Fallon Fox, Frank Mir wanting another shot at Brock Lesnar, War Machine attempting suicide and more. Bloody Wraps is a nightly recap of the day's biggest or most interesting stories in the world of MMA.

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  7. Frank Mir open to rubber match with Brock Lesnar, praises "Minotauro" NogueiraRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | BloodyElbow

    Mir said that he would like to "welcome" Lesnar back to the octagon and confessed that he felt bad about breaking Nogueira's arm. Aside from a possible third fight with Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira , Frank Mir eyes a potential trilogy fight with Brock Lesnar , who, once again, is speculated to return to the octagon.

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  8. Wollongong's Mitch Holden after another Muay Thai titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | Illawarra Mercury

    ... one of the most dominant disciplines in mixed martial arts, with former UFC champions Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira, Frank Mir and BJ Penn famous practitioners. Reflex trainer and owner Dominic Lavalle said the medal haul was reward for many long hours ...

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  9. Fertitta reiterates that Conor McGregor had bigger impact than Brock Lesnar, here are the numbersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 6 | BloodyElbow

    ... and take a look at the numbers on these claims. Lesnar came in to the UFC immediately as the co-headliner against Frank Mir . The bout was even promoted more than the main event interim title fight between Tim Sylvia and Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira , ...

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  10. Minotauro Nogueira: Frank Mir needs a UFC win and I need to stop 'choking'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 1 | MMA Mania

    Sounds like Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira, who is still "choking" about his loss to Frank Mir back in late 2011. That's when "Minotauro" had his arm crushed like a bag of potato chips , despite handling the former Ultimate Fighter coach in the stand up.

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  11. 'Choking' after two losses, 'Minotauro' Nogueira promises to give Frank Mir a hard fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 1 | BloodyElbow

    Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira can't forget his feud with Frank Mir , who already beat "Minotauro" two times. However, the possibility of ending his career having at least one victory over his rival is a big motivator for Big Nog.

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  12. UFC 178: Is Conor McGregor more popular than Brock Lesnar and Georges St-Pierre?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 28 | Examiner.com

    ... UFC. Lesnar made UFC 100 one of the biggest events the promotion has ever put on, with a headlining scrap against Frank Mir. Lesnar also helped make UFC 116 and UFC 121 huge successes at the box office. As for St-Pierre, his headlining fights were ...

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  13. What, If Anything, Can the UFC Do to Protect Its Champs from Injury?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | BleacherReport

    ... shaken up due to a fighter being taken off the card. When Alistair Overeem was removed because he failed his ). Frank Mir was originally supposed to face Cain Velasquez, but instead he was bumped into the main event spot against Junior dos Santos. ...

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  14. Frank Mir Still Unsure About His UFC FutureRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 21 | MMA Weekly

    Former UFC heavyweight champion Frank Mir has been rather quiet since his last fight, leaving us all in the dark about what the next step will be in his career. He's coming off of a four-fight skid, losing consecutive bouts to Junior dos Santos, Daniel Cormier, Josh Barnett, and, most recently Alistair Overeem.

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  15. Roy Nelson, UFC Fight Night 52's 'Fighter to Watch' tonight in JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | MMA Mania

    ... not only did he fail to deliver, he looked downright hopeless in all of the matches. Bouts with Junior Dos Santos, Frank Mir , Fabricio Werdum , Stipe Miocic and Daniel Cormier were all incredibly one-sided affairs, and not in Nelson's favor. Sure, ...

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  16. Junior dos Santos vs. Stipe Miocic Headline UFC on Fox 13 on Dec. 13 in PhoenixRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 | MMA Weekly

    ... the belt by knocking out Velasquez in 64 seconds. The Brazilian defended his title once against former titleholder Frank Mir before being lined up in a rematch with Velasquez at UFC 155. Velasquez avenged the previously loss by defeating dos Santos ...

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  17. Alistair Overeem and 4 UFC Fighters Most in Need of a VictoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 | BleacherReport

    ... with today's blend of diverse mixed martial artists. In fact, the following men - Alistair Overeem, Dan Henderson, Frank Mir , Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira and Mauricio "Shogun" Rua represent a group of fighters who at multiple points experienced ...

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  18. 5 Controversial but Justified Referee StoppagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | BleacherReport

    ... unconscious, but Henderson was in the process of raining down more hammer blows. The bout between Josh Barnett and Frank Mir at UFC 164 was eagerly anticipated for the possibility that two of the heavyweight division's most dominant submission ...

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  19. Alistair Overeem vs. Stefan Struve Booked for UFC on FOX 13 in ArizonaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | Cage Pages

    Feb 1, 2014; Newark, NJ, USA; Alistair Overeem before his fight against Frank Mir during UFC169 at Prudential Center. Mandatory Credit: Joe Camporeale-USA TODAY Sports A heavyweight is scheduled for UFC on FOX 13 in Phoenix, Arizona, between top 15 fighters and fellow Dutchmen: #11 Alistair Overeem and #14 Stefan Struve on December 13th.

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  20. Frank Mir on when -- or if -- he'll ever fight in UFC again: 'I really don't know'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | MMA Mania

    Despite being called out by "Big Brown," former Ultimate Fighting Championship heavyweight champion Frank Mir is no closer to making his Octagon return, following a dreadful performance against Alistair Overeem earlier this year in Newark, New Jersey. "I really don't know," Mir told MMA Fight Corner .

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