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  1. Kevin Lee vs. James Moontasri Added to UFC Fight Night in San DiegoRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 25 | Sherdog

    Kevin Lee will lock horns with James Moontasri at UFC Fight Night "Mir vs. Duffee" on July 15. The UFC recently announced the lightweight clash. The UFC Fight Night card takes place at the Valley View Casino Center in San Diego and is headlined by a heavyweight scrap between Frank Mir and Todd Duffee .

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  2. Bigfoot Silva vs. Soa Palelei Lands on UFC 190 Fight CardRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 25 | MMA Weekly

    ... on his post-fight drug test. The Brazilian's last trip to the cage was a drubbing. Former UFC heavyweight champion Frank Mir knocked Silva out in less than two minutes courtesy of his much-improved striking. He'll be attempting to do so against a ...

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  3. Alan Jouban vs. Matt Dwyer Official for UFC Fight Night in San DiegoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Sherdog

    ... View Casino Center in San Diego, Calif. The UFC Fight Night bill is headlined by a heavyweight showdown between Frank Mir and Todd Duffee . Jouban was originally scheduled to compete opposite Brian Ebersole at UFC Fight Night New Orleans before an ...

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  4. Fixing the UFC's Strawweight ProblemRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Cage Pages

    ... you might recall, UFC 146 featured a main card entirely made of heavyweights, headlined by a title fight of JDS vs Frank Mir. It also featured the return of Cain Velasquez as he pummeled fellow top contender Bigfoot Silva and thrust his name back ...

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  5. All UFC Championship fights since 2010 - Historical Timeline on 1 pageRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 22 | BloodyElbow

    ... is why they had two interim belts since 2010. Recent title challenger Antonio Silva is already out of top 15 HW. Frank Mir was HW champion in 2004 and 2008, and after 2010 he fought for title twice. With exception of FW, LHW has the longest lasting ...

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  6. A Mentor's View: The Evolution of Frank MirRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Sherdog

    A black belt under the legendary Sergio Penha, Ricardo Pires was one of the first Brazilian jiu-jitsu instructors for the man who holds the record for the most submission victories in the history of the Ultimate Fighting Championship heavyweight division: Frank Mir . The Brazilian-born Pires has lived in the United States for decades and recently opened a new academy in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., where he will teach alongside his son, Victor.

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  7. MMA on Instagram: Flowers, Cookies, SnakesRead the original story

    Apr 19, 2015 | BloodyElbow

    ... Vanzant: "It's just a mere coincidence that Paige and both decided to wear flowery skirts for @ufc media day" Frank Mir : "Taking my @supermanherbs every morning makes me feel like an old alchemist but I can feel the extra kick in my everyday life." ...

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  8. Dana White: UFC was 'not very close at all' to re-signing Brock LesnarRead the original story

    Apr 16, 2015 | MMAFighting.com

    ... Couture in just his third Octagon appearance. The one-time NCAA champion defended his UFC title twice against Frank Mir and Shane Carwin -- a mark still tied for the best in UFC heavyweight history -- before suffering a dramatic falloff due to ...

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  9. Scott Jorgensen Back to Bantamweight, Faces Manny Gamburyan at UFC San DiegoRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | MMA Weekly

    ... View Casino Center in San Diego on July 25 and his headlined by a heavyweight match-up between former champion Frank Mir and Todd Duffee . Paige VanZant talks to Inside MMA about how she didn't feel like she was really a fighter until her last bout, ...

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  10. Scott Jorgensen returns to bantamweight, faces Manny GamburyanRead the original story

    Apr 13, 2015 | MMAFighting.com

    ... test) has won three of his past five fights, including a submission win over Cody Gibson at UFC 178 . Heavyweights Frank Mir and Todd Duffee collide in the main event.

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  11. UFC Fight Night 64 Results: Winners, Scorecards from Gonzaga vs. Cro Cop 2 CardRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2015 | BleacherReport

    ... is unclear. It's possible he could look to avenge another of his UFC losses against Roy Nelson or fellow legend Frank Mir. Either fight would fit in nicely on the lower portion of the main card of a pay-per-view. As for Gonzaga, this was a crushing ...

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  12. Post-UFC Fight Night 64 Matchmaking featuring Mirko Cro Cop vs. Antonio SilvaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2015 | Cage Pages

    Feb 22, 2015; Porto Alegre, Brazil; Antonio Silva after his fight against Frank Mir during UFC Fight Night at Ginasio do Gigantinho. Mandatory Credit: Jason da Silva-USA TODAY Sports The UFC held their first event in Krakow, Poland at the Tauron Arena Krakow for UFC Fight Night 64. It is the fifth European country the promotion has entered and the second event in Europe already this year.

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  13. UFC Fight Night 64: Keys to Victory! Gonzaga vs. Cro CopRead the original story

    Apr 11, 2015 | MMA Mania

    ... muay-thai, his experiences in the clinch have also varied. Knees from the clinch are what sent him packing against Frank Mir . If he ends up against the fence when he faces Gonzaga, it would be wise for him to try and separate. The clinch should ...

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  14. UFC Fight Night 64: Mirko 'Cro Cop' Filipovic In Search...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2015 | Rant MMA

    ... and was also victimized by knockout losses against Roy Nelson, Brendan Schaub and former heavyweight champions Frank Mir and Junior dos Santos . He was simply unable to live up to the advance hype and his last stint wrapped up on a three-fight skid. ...

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  15. Todd Duffee, Frank Mir Heavyweight Clash A Compelling Headliner For UFC Fight Night 71Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2015 | Rant MMA

    After making a highly impressive UFC return after a nearly two-year absence, promising heavyweight Todd Duffee has gotten his wish to face former titlist Frank Mir in his next bout. The highly compelling matchup will serve as the headliner for Fight Night 71 on July 15 in San Diego.

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  16. Frank Mir vs. Todd Duffee Set for Main Event at Fight Night 71Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | BleacherReport

    The resurgent powerhouse will step into the Octagon with the former two-time heavyweight champion in the main event when the UFC returns to San Diego for Fight Night 71. The news was broke by Ariel during the most recent installment of UFC Tonight on Wednesday, where it was officially confirmed the two heavyweights had agreed to the bout. After a two-year absence from the sport's biggest stage, the American Top Team product returned to pick up a quick knockout over Phil De Fries at UFC 155 in December 2012.

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  17. UFC Krakow Media Day Highlights: Cro Cop Got the Inspiring Fight He NeededRead the original story

    Apr 8, 2015 | MMA Weekly

    ... eir bouts on Saturday. Skidding into his last fight on a four-fight losing streak, former UFC heavyweight champion Frank Mir is back from the brink to headline UFC Fight Night San

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  18. Frank Mir vs Todd Duffee official for UFC Fight Night 72 main event on July 15 in San DiegoRead the original story

    Apr 9, 2015 | MMA Mania

    Former Ultimate Fighting Championship heavyweight champion Frank Mir will face 265-pound rising star Todd Duffee in the five-round main event of UFC Fight Night 72, which takes place on July 15, 2015 inside the Valley View Casino Center in San Diego, California. Mir is back in the good graces of his employers thanks to a blistering first-round knockout of Antonio Silva last February in Brazil.

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  19. Back from the Brink, Frank Mir Draws UFC Main Event Versus Todd DuffeeRead the original story

    Apr 8, 2015 | MMA Weekly

    Skidding into his last fight on a four-fight losing streak, former UFC heavyweight champion Frank Mir is back from the brink to headline UFC Fight Night San Diego. Mir steps into the UFC Fight Night 72 main event opposite rising knockout artist Todd Duffee .

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  20. Frank Mir vs. Todd Duffee headlines UFC Fight Night in San DiegoRead the original story

    Apr 8, 2015 | BloodyElbow

    A previously reported UFC heavyweight bout between Frank Mir and Todd Duffee now has a date and venue, and this one will be scheudled for 5 rounds. Last week it was reported that Frank Mir and Todd Duffee was being targeted for a summer UFC event, and now we know the when and where for this heavyweight match-up.

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