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  1. Russia Roundup: Badr Hari spars with Chechen President, Fedor trains Arabs in DubaiRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 18 | BloodyElbow

    ... including middleweight champion Chris Weidman , interim heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum , and former champ Frank Mir . Kickboxing star Badr Hari was also in attendance and was later pictured sparring with the president. WSOF announced last week ...

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  2. Video: UFC fighters visit Chechnya as Chris Weidman unabashedly dances the night awayRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 17 | MMA Mania

    Select Ultimate Fighting Championship fighters, including middleweight champion Chris Weidman, interim heavyweight kingpin Fabricio Werdum, and former 265-pound titleholder Frank Mir. were recently invited to watch a regional mixed martial arts event -- Akhmat MMA -- in Chechen Republic.

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  3. The Monday After: Final thoughts on UFC 185Read the original story

    Monday Mar 16 | MMA Mania

    ... a "performance" bonus for their efforts. You would have to go back to UFC 92 for the last time that occurred with Frank Mir knocking out Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira to win the interim heavyweight title, and Rashad Evans taking the light heavyweight ...

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  4. Video: UFC champions do a Russian dance at Chechen President's Palace following MMA eventRead the original story

    Monday Mar 16 | BloodyElbow

    UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman, as well as interim heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum, and Frank Mir were invited to attend an MMA event at the behest of Chechen President Ramzan Kadyrov. The North Caucasus, particularly Chechnya and Dagestan, have proven to be a reservoir of undiscovered talent and potential.

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  5. MMA rankings: Cain Velasquez, Ronda Rousey remain No. 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | Los Angeles Times

    ... in the opposite direction is Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva, who falls out of the top 10 after a brutal knockout loss to Frank Mir. Silva, no longer able to use testosterone replacement therapy legally, appears to be a fighter on the severe decline. The ...

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  6. Ian 'The Machine' Freeman still wants to fight fellow UFC legend Ken ShamrockRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 15 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... He was the first British person to fight in the UFC as well as the first person to beat Ultimate Fighting legend Frank Mir. Competing as both a heavyweight and light heavyweight the Sunderland heavy hitter has a fight record of 20 wins, 7 losses and ...

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  7. UFC 185 predictionsRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 14 | MMAFighting.com

    ... , it's his fight to lose. Nelson's takedown defense is not great, particularly when his back is against the cage. Frank Mir made this known. That said, if there's any prolonged point where this fight takes place at range, Nelson's chin and Overeem's ...

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  8. Brazilian Commission Drug Tests Every UFC Fight Night 61 FighterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | MMA Weekly

    ... out all the tests in a laboratory accredited by WADA (World Anti-Doping Agency)." Former heavyweight champion Frank Mir defeated Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva by knockout in the fight card's main event. The event aired on Fox Sports 1. Lightweight ...

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  9. Brock Lesnar now has less than three weeks before he enters free agencyRead the original story

    Friday Mar 13 | MMAFighting.com

    ... Couture to win the UFC heavyweight title, and when he unified the heavyweight and interim titles with a win over Frank Mir . The idea is that he's now cured and healthy, and that if he wants to compete at the top level in a competitive sports ...

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  10. All UFC Fight Night 'Bigfoot vs. Mir' Drug Tests Come Back CleanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | Sherdog

    ... place Feb. 22 at Gigantinho Gymnasium in Porto Alegre, Brazil, and was headlined by a heavyweight showdown pitting Frank Mir against Antonio Silva . Mir finished "Bigfoot" with a flurry of elbows , forcing the hand of referee Mario Yamasaki 1:40 ...

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  11. UFC Fight Night 61 drug tests results come back cleanRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 12 | MMAFighting.com

    The Brazilian MMA Athletic Commission announced on Wednesday that heavyweight veterans Antonio Silva and Frank Mir , and the other 20 fighters who entered the Octagon on Feb. 22 in Porto Alegre, Brazil, were tested for banned substances, and the results came back negative. Silva, who suffered a first-round knockout loss to Mir in the main event, was the only fighter on the UFN 61 card with a history of drug abuse.

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  12. UFC news: Is Brock Lesnar vs Frank Mir on? Could Rousey top the 135lbs MEN'S division?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... New York pushing forward, sources claim the UFC are working to put together a third bout between Brock Lesnar and Frank Mir in Madison Square Garden in the autumn. Rumours of former UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar returning to the Octagon when ...

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  13. UFC President Dana White Wants To See Mayweather-Pacquiao PPV Break 7M PPV BuysRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | International Business Times

    ... it crushes it." White's UFC has had its share of good PPV numbers and the record is held by the Brock Lesnar vs. Frank Mir rematch in July 2009 when it drew about 1.6 million PPV buys. White, who handles the mixed martial arts outfit which is ...

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  14. Report: UFC may be eyeing Lesnar vs. Mir for first NY show this fallRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 5 | BloodyElbow

    With the legalization of MMA once again pressing forward in New York, sources say the UFC may be working to put together a 3rd bout between Brock Lesnar and Frank Mir for a Madison Square Garden show this fall. MMA in New York has been little more than a pipe dream for close to two decades, ever since the state ran UFC 12 out of town back in 1997, the state hasn't hosted a pro MMA event.

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  15. The Question: Should Brock Lesnar Stick with Pro Wrestling and Not MMA?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | BleacherReport

    ... professional wrestler, I'd be lying if I said I didn't want him back in the Octagon, even if it means risking poor Frank Mir's health in the process. I just wish there was a way he could do both. But if I had to pick, I'd like to see him back in the ...

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  16. Does Frank Mir's UFC Resume Warrant a Hall of Fame Berth?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | BleacherReport

    Of the thousands of fighters to pass through the UFC ranks, Frank Mir 's story is one of the few that exudes all the necessary components of a Hollywood drama. and in the midst of all the chaos one goes through to ascend the ranks in the world's most prestigious fight promotion, lies a man who at one time was very troubled.

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  17. UFC's Mir credits Filipino coach for latest winRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | ABS-CBN News

    MANILA Philippines Former UFC heavyweight champion Frank Mir appears to be making his way back to title contention thanks to his Filipino coach. Mir, who lost four straight fights, broke out of the slump by wrecking Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva in UFC Fight Night: Brazil barely two minutes into the first round.

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  18. Brock Lesnar attends UFC 184Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | Sporting News

    ... was scheduled to make an appearance. In an interview with Fox Sports 1 after UFC 184, White said Lesnar brought up Frank Mir, who told Sporting News recently that he would like to have a trilogy fight with Lesnar. Is it all a ploy by Lesnar to get ...

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  19. Brock Lesnar fuels speculation over his WWE future with appearance at UFC eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | The Independent

    ... White responded to Lesnar's presence in Los Angeles by claiming he "didn't know" why the behemoth was there. But Frank Mir, who defeated Lesnar in the Minnesotan's first UFC bout but lost by TKO the next year, called him out after beating Antonio ...

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  20. Brock Lesnar attends UFC 184, is he meeting Dana White about MMA return?Read the original story

    Saturday Feb 28 | BloodyElbow

    ... He went out with a whimper after a December 2011 loss to Alistair Overeem and returned to professional wrestling. Frank Mir is back on winning track after an impressive first-round TKO victory over Antonio Silva last Sunday in Brazil. Now he keeps ...

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