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  1. Heavyweight Alistair Overeem Talks UFC Fight Night ConnecticutSportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Boston.com

    Frank Mir, left, and Alistair Overeem, of the Netherlands, fought during the second round of a UFC 169 heavyweight mixed martial arts bout in Newark, N.J., Saturday, Feb. 1. Overeem won by unanimous decision.

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  2. UFC Free Fight: Frank Mir Subs Tank AbbottRead the original story

    Wednesday | MMA Weekly

    Considering he's still on the UFC roster, many of us might forget just how far back former UFC heavyweight champion Frank Mir 's career stretches.

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  3. Junior dos Santos wants 'beautiful fight' against Stipe Miocic in November returnRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | MMA Mania

    ... Santos (16-3) has been alternating wins and losses following his first title defense back in 2012. After stopping Frank Mir at UFC 146, "Cigano" suffered a crushing defeat to current heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez. A sensational head-kick ...

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  4. UFC 178: Gustafsson out Cormier inRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | Isportsweb.com

    ... down to light heavyweight to contend for a title. Cormier has beaten the likes of Josh Barnett, Bigfoot Silva, Frank Mir and Roy Nelson, all big men, much bigger then Cormier. Cormier brings a whole new set of problems for Jones to handle, and for ...

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  5. Daniel Cormier, champion Jon (Bones) Jones already talking trash ahead of UFC 178Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | Brandon Sun

    Daniel Cormier, right, has his arm raised by referee Herb Dean after beating Frank Mir, left, in a UFC heavyweight mixed martial arts fight in San Jose, Calif., Saturday, April 20, 2013.

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  6. Daniel Cormier Excited to Get His Hands on Jon Jones at UFC 178Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | BleacherReport

    ... staple exited the weight class after a pair of high-profile victories. The 35-year-old defeated former champion Frank Mir and heavy-handed slugger Roy Nelson, respectively, before making the decision to drop down to 205-pounds and make a run at the ...

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  7. Watch Ep. 6 of 'The Reem' documentary series: 'The Foundation'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | MMA Mania

    ... "The Reem," was released on Wednesday. Follow the UFC heavyweight behind the scenes for his last fight against Frank Mir at UFC 169, his appearance on The MMA Hour with Ariel Helwani, a trip to see his father in Jamaica, and his journey to New ...

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  8. UFC 178: Jones fights Cormier and McGregor battles PoirierRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | Examiner.com

    ... Jon Jones (20-1) in the main event of UFC 178. Cormier, 35, is 15-0 overall, including wins over Dan Henderson, Frank Mir and Roy Nelson. There's no question that he's an elite wrestler, but how will he stack up against Jones? Fight fans will find ...

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  9. Ben Rothwell Perfect Foe for Alistair Overeem as He Looks to Rebuild MomentumRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | BleacherReport

    Alistair Overeem avoided a three-fight losing streak at UFC 169 in February when he pounded on Frank Mir for 15 minutes en route to a unanimous-decision victory.

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  10. Video: The Reem S03E06: Alistair Overeem moves to Greg Jackson's, tours JamaicaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | BloodyElbow

    The latest episode of The Reem is out, and it shows Alistair Overeem moving to Greg Jackson's, along with behind the scenes footage from his last fight against Frank Mir.

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  11. UFC 178 Receives A New Main EventRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Fighters.com

    ... 178 main event title fight with Jones. Cormier (15-0) moved down to light heavyweight after defeating the likes of Frank Mir and Roy Nelson at heavyweight. The former U.S. Olympic wrestler defeated Dan Henderson earlier this year, and was scheduled ...

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  12. Alistair Overeem admits to weight loss, but shoots down talk of drop to light heavyweightRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | MMA Mania

    ... , Conn., on Sept. 5, 2014. The former Strikeforce titleholder returned to the win column at UFC 169 by outpointing Frank Mir, after suffering back-to-back losses to Antonio Silva and Travis Browne in 2013.

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  13. Remembering UFC 100: A look back at the biggest night in UFC historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 20 | MMAFighting.com

    ... at nearly the level of UFC 100. Few remember a key part of the story. The UFC 100 main event of Brock Lesnar vs. Frank Mir , to unify the UFC heavyweight title and interim belts in the climax of a four-man tournament, was not even originally ...

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  14. Alistair Overeem won't underestimate Ben Rothwell but believes...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | BloodyElbow

    ... MMA student. He is currently coming off elbow surgery, which kept him out of action since his victory over Frank Mir in February. Overeem had initially requested a slot on the UFC Japan card in September, as it coincided with his recovery timetable, ...

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  15. Alistair Overeem Still Calling for Grudge Match with Junior Dos SantosRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 15 | BleacherReport

    ... this fight, I'd like to fight with Junior." Recently snapping a two-fight losing streak with a dominant win over Frank Mir at UFC 169 in February, The Demolition Man was supposed to battle JDS for the heavyweight strap at UFC 146 in May 2012. ...

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  16. One FC enters deal with Brandon VeraRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | ABS-CBN News

    ... ronefc," announced ONE FC via Twitter. Among his best fights were his knockout victory against former UFC champion Frank Mir and his competitive outings against former champions Mauricio Rua and Randy Couture.

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  17. UFC Fight Night 50's Alistiar Overeem eyes Junior dos Santos...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 14 | MMA Mania

    who is now 100-percent healthy -- recently returned to the win column at UFC 169 with a decision win over Frank Mir after suffering back-to-back losses to Antonio Silva and Travis Browne in 2013. He'll look to make it two straight wins when he faces ...

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  18. Brandon Vera Headed To Asia, One FCRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 14 | Fighters.com

    ... "The Truth" started his career off with eight consecutive victories, including a 2006 first round TKO win over Frank Mir that led to a bout with another former UFC heavyweight champion, Tim Sylvia. Vera, though, lost via decision and followed that ...

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  19. Brandon Vera Signs with One FCRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 13 | Cage Pages

    ... with 8 straight wins including fights inside the WEC and the UFC - defeating former UFC heavyweight champion, Frank Mir. The Filipino fighter then experienced an up and down career, unable to continue the momentum built up early on. Vera moved to ...

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  20. Ufc veteran Brandon Vera signs with One FCRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 13 | MMA Mania

    Vera, 36, was at one time considered a future champion, racking up eight straight wins and finishing off former UFC heavyweight kingpin Frank Mir.

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