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

    Sep 15, 2014 |

    ... 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, ...


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

    Sep 11, 2014 | 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.


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

    Sep 10, 2014 | 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.


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

    Sep 9, 2014 |

    ... 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, ...


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

    Sep 7, 2014 | 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 ...


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

    Sep 7, 2014 |

    ... 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."


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

    Sep 7, 2014 | 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.


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

    Sep 6, 2014 | 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 ...


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

    Sep 6, 2014 | 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 ...


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

    Sep 5, 2014 | 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 ...


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

    Sep 5, 2014 |

    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.


  12. Frank Mir accepts "Minotauros" challengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 |

    A third match between the two may become a reality, after the American heavyweight recently accepted Brazilians mixer desire for the same, but he stated that it is willing to let "Minotauro" end his career in front of the home crowd. Having recently announced that his career comes to an end next year, made Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira put in a wish to be granted the chance to wipe out one of the perhaps most hurtful spots in his CV; Frank Mir is the only one to have defeated "Minotauro" twice in the UFC.


  13. UFC Fight Night 50 Weigh-In Results: Alistair Overeem Continues to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | Cage Potato

    ... , 264 against Bigfoot ), then dropped to the 250's for his next two ( 255.5 against Travis Browne , 257 against Frank Mir ). Somehow, he's misplaced nine pounds since his last fight. The Demolition Man is steadily returning to his old beanpole days ...


  14. Frank Mir accepts 'Minotauro' Nogueira's challenge for rubber matchRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | BloodyElbow

    Frank Mir suggested that he would fight Big Nog for the third time but it depends on the approval of the UFC. Former UFC Heavyweight champion Frank Mir has accepted a challenge to conclude his trilogy with Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira , who wants one more fight against his long time rival for before retirement.


  15. UFC Fight Night 'Jacare vs. Mousasi 2' Notebook: Address ChangeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2014 | Sherdog

    ... team for some time, though a detour to the Blackzilians and fights against the Jackson-trained Travis Browne and Frank Mir delayed a possible move. With those obstacles in the rearview mirror, the 34-year-old Dutch kickboxer has put down roots. "For ...


  16. UFC Fight Night: Mousasi vs. Souza - Toe to Toe Preview with Phil and ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2014 | BloodyElbow

    Phil Mackenzie and David Castillo take a look at the three most relevant questions when looking at Alistair Overeem vs. Ben Rothwell, and how the bout should play out for UFN 50. TRT Wars! Overeem , fresh from his victory over Frank Mir , takes on Big Ben Rothwell . God damn.


  17. Brandon Vera to make One FC debut on December 5Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2014 |

    ... one no contest). He began his UFC career by finishing his first four opponents, including a 69-second starching of Frank Mir , which led Vera to memorably declare that he would hold titles in both the light heavyweight and heavyweight division. Vera ...


  18. Brandon Vera To Make One FC Debut on Dec. 5th in ManilaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2014 | Cage Pages

    ... in his 9-year stint in the UFCwith the biggest win coming early on in his career against UFC Heavyweight champion, Frank Mir. Vera was at one-time considered one of top heavyweights in the UFC, and had proclaimed himself the future two-division ...


  19. Beef of the Day: Alistair Overeem and Anthony Johnson Are Just a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2014 | Cage Potato

    ... (more commonly known as "Fred Dursting"). Overeem, as you know, has not fought since his three-round drubbing of Frank Mir at UFC 169, and is currently scheduled to face Ben Rothwell at Fight Night Mashantucket (lol!) this Friday. Johnson similarly ...


  20. Morning Report: Anthony Johnson calls Alistair 'Oversh-t' the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2014 |

    ... Fight Night: Mousasi vs. Souza , Overeem hasn't competed since grinding out a one-sided unanimous decision against Frank Mir at UFC 169 in February. 'I'm not going to grovel.' Ben Askren compares UFC president Dana White to a high school bully. 'I ...