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

    Jul 24, 2014 | 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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  2. Daniel Cormier Excited to Get His Hands on Jon Jones at UFC 178Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2014 | 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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  3. Watch Ep. 6 of 'The Reem' documentary series: 'The Foundation'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2014 | 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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  4. UFC 178: Jones fights Cormier and McGregor battles PoirierRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2014 | 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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  5. Ben Rothwell Perfect Foe for Alistair Overeem as He Looks to Rebuild MomentumRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2014 | 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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  6. Video: The Reem S03E06: Alistair Overeem moves to Greg Jackson's, tours JamaicaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2014 | 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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  7. UFC 178 Receives A New Main EventRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2014 | 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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  8. Alistair Overeem admits to weight loss, but shoots down talk of drop to light heavyweightRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2014 | 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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  9. Remembering UFC 100: A look back at the biggest night in UFC historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2014 | 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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  10. Alistair Overeem won't underestimate Ben Rothwell but believes...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2014 | 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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  11. Alistair Overeem Still Calling for Grudge Match with Junior Dos SantosRead the original story

    Jul 15, 2014 | 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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  12. One FC enters deal with Brandon VeraRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2014 | 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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  13. UFC Fight Night 50's Alistiar Overeem eyes Junior dos Santos...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2014 | 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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  14. Brandon Vera Headed To Asia, One FCRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2014 | 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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  15. Brandon Vera Signs with One FCRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2014 | 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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  16. Ufc veteran Brandon Vera signs with One FCRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2014 | 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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  17. Brandon Vera signs with One FC, expected to debut in late 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2014 | MMAFighting.com

    ... MMA fighter, who once aimed to win two UFC titles, built an 8-7 record in the UFC with wins over the likes of Frank Mir and Krzysztof Soszynski , but leaves the promotion following losses to Mauricio Rua and Ben Rothwell and only one win over the ...

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  18. Vince McMahon Leery of Using MMA Fighters in WWERead the original story

    Jul 12, 2014 | 411mania.com

    ... is also concerned that they wouldn't be able to handle the WWE schedule. In the past, Chael Sonnen, Roy Nelson, Frank Mir, and Shayna Baszler have all allegedly had talks with WWE in recent years. At one point, ideas were apparently even suggested ...

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  19. Morning Report: Confirmed Smackdown Matches, WWE Network, Today In History & MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2014 | Daily DDT

    ... Molly Holly * Chris Benoit defeated Triple H to retain the World Heavyweight Title 2009: Brock Lesnar defeated Frank Mir in the second round of their UFC 100 main event in Las Vegas, becoming the undisputed UFC champion. * Douglas Williams defeated ...

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  20. Heavyweights Alistair Overeem, Ben Rothwell Should Produce Fireworks At UFC Fight Night 50Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2014 | Rant MMA

    ... being forced to serve a nine-month suspension. The No. 7 ranked Overeem was last seen battering and bloodying Frank Mir en route to a lopsided unanimous decision victory at UFC 169. It was a badly-needed win for "The Reem" after being knocked out in ...

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