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

    Sunday Sep 28 |

    ... 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 ...


  2. 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. ...


  3. 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.


  4. 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, ...


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

    Friday Sep 19 | 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 ...


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

    Friday Sep 19 | 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 ...


  7. 5 Controversial but Justified Referee StoppagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | 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 ...


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

    Wednesday Sep 17 | 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.


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

    Tuesday Sep 16 | 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 .


  10. Left for Dead by Drunk Driver, Kenosha's Comeback Kid Courts UFC Title FightRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 |

    ... earlier this month against Alistair Overeem, a hulking Dutchman owning dominant victories over Brock Lesnar, Frank Mir, and Fabricio Werdum. Rothwell had faced long odds before. Overeem would look comfortable on the cover of Muscle & Fitness ; Ben, ...


  11. 'Ideal employee', Gleison Tibau says that he carries now less weight before 23rd UFC appearenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | BloodyElbow

    Saturday at UFC Fight Night: Bigfoot vs. Arlovski 2, the 31-year-old Brazilian will tie Frank Mir and Josh Koscheck as the active fighter with the UFC fights. Win or lose this Saturday against Piotr Hallmann at UFC Fight Night: Bigfoot vs. Arlovski 2 , Gleison Tibau will become one of the three active fighters with the highest number of fights in the UFC.


  12. 'Bigfoot' Silva says that he feels sorry for Alistair Overeem: 'He's a despicable person'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | BloodyElbow

    ... "Bigfoot", Overeem alternated KO losses to Travis Browne and Ben Rothwell , with a unanimous decision win against Frank Mir in the middle of the series.


  13. Real-Life Rocky: Underdog Uses Busted-Up Arm to Knock Out OpponentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 |

    ... Strikeforce, and now the UFC. Alistair Overeem made Brock Lesnar look like a boy, Fabricio Werdum a coward, and Frank Mir a rag doll. Ben Rothwell made Alistair Overeem look like Glass Joe. After standing listlessly like a deer in the headlights, ...


  14. Alistair Overeem Still Needs Time To Realize Potential In UFCRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 7 | Rant MMA

    ... happens with everyone. Now we are in a position where that story has played out another two times, with a win over Frank Mir smashed in between. What does the UFC do? Ben Rothwell knocked him out. No knock against Rothwell, but he was definitely ...


  15. Joe Rogan Bashes Pro Wrestling, Criticizes WWE World Champion Brock LesnarRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 7 |

    ... have 15, 20 fights. Instead his second pro fight was against a former world champion. His second fight was against Frank Mir. He could have been an all-time great. He's a freak athlete."


  16. Alistair Overeem on loss to Ben Rothwell: 'I made a mistake'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 7 | BloodyElbow

    Arguably the biggest upset on Friday night's UFC card took place in the co-main event of the evening when Ben Rothwell viciously knocked out Alistair Overeem in less than four minutes of fight time. After snapping a two-fight losing streak with a decision win over Frank Mir, Overeem switched camps over to Jackson's MMA, where he promised to show big improvements en route to a title shot.


  17. UFC Fight Night 50: Goodbye Alistair Overeem, We Hardly Knew YeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 6 | BleacherReport

    ... that a few months later, and Overeem was fighting for his job instead of for world titles. He listlessly bested Frank Mir in his next bout before Ben Rothwell stopped him at Fight Night 50 on Friday. The loss plants him firmly in the throes of ...


  18. UFC Fight Night 50 results recap: Alistair Overeem vs Ben Rothwell fight review and analysisRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 6 | MMA Mania

    ... Mashantucket, Connecticut. Overeem came into this bout coming off of a safe but fairly dull decision victory over Frank Mir. With brutal power and dangerous submissions, Overeem's nasty offensive skills usually make him quite entertaining. Though ...


  19. UFC Fight Night 50 Result: Ben Rothwell Blasts Alistair Overeem in First RoundRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 5 | Cage Pages

    ... The former Strikeforce, Dream, and K-1 Grand Prix champion moved to a new home following his last victory over Frank Mir at UFC 169, joining Team Jackson-Winkeljohn in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Rothwell is coming off a TKO victory over Brandon Vera ...


  20. Frank Mir Accepts Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira's Challenge For a Third FightRead the original story

    Friday Sep 5 |

    Frank Mir Accepts Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira's Challenge For a Third Fight Posted by Larry Csonka on 09.05.2014 Even thought Mir has defeated him twice... - Frank Mir recently spoke with Globo about Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira's challenge to a third fight. Here are the highlights... On Nogueira's Challenge For a Third Fight : "I know that Nogueira wants to have his last fight against me.