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  1. Door Is Open For Brock Lesnar To Make UFC Return -- Dana WhiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2014 | International Business Times

    ... run at the mixed martial arts scene. He has a huge following in the UFC dating back to his legendary fights with Frank Mir and Randy Couture. At age 37, it is doubtful how much gas he has left in the tank but with White positively welcoming him into ...

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  2. Harry Reid Is Tight With the UFCBy Olivia NuzziRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | The Daily Beast

    ... Sharron Angle, it was difficult to find a UFC fighter not openly supporting the senator. Two-time heavyweight Frank Mir-6'3" and 240 lbs of goateed, tattooed muscle, cut a radio spot for the slight, bespectacled lawmaker. "I'm known as a tough guy. ...

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  3. Top 5 Fights To Make For Brock Lesnar If He Decides To Return To The UFCRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | Rant MMA

    ... that would come with a rematch. "The Reem" surprisingly called out Lesnar after his dominant decision win over Frank Mir at UFC 169. No doubt Lesnar would relish the opportunity for revenge if he decides to make a return. Overeem will try to rebound ...

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  4. 'CroCop' weighs in on Mark Hunt's fight with Fabricio Werdum at UFC 180Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | BloodyElbow

    ... be concerned if he falls down on a kick either because he is the best heavyweight grappler in MMA, together with Frank Mir," he says. "He is a really good finisher from top or bottom and his stamina will be better than Mark's because he has had ...

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  5. UFC Quick Quote: It's time to retire when you train like Frank MirRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | MMA Mania

    ... kind of the decisions and why I did what I did." Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight champion Frank Mir (16-9) explains his mixed martial arts (MMA) hiatus to the gang at MMA Fight Corner , citing injuries and all-around wear and ...

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  6. Yoel Romero vs. Ronaldo 'Jacare' Souza Booked for UFC 184 in Los AngelesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | BleacherReport

    The two Strikeforce alums have been major players in the UFC's middleweight division since the promotion's 2013 death. Romero, an Olympic silver medalist from the 2000 Summer Games in Sydney, Australia, has gone 5-0 in the UFC since dropping to 185-pounds (his lone Strikeforce fight was at light heavyweight opposite Rafael , meanwhile, has racked up an impressive seven-fight winning streak between the UFC and Strikeforce, knocking out top-10 mainstay Not only that, but the UFC also recently announced a heavyweight fight between former champion Frank Mir and Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva.

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  7. Antonio Silva vs. Frank Mir Booked for UFC 184, Miesha Tate vs. Sara McMann a Go for UFC 183Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | Cage Potato

    In a previous, less saturated era of the UFC, this fight would likely be considered one of the "do-or-die" nature for both guys, who have been struggling as of late to put it lightly. Since breaking Big Nog's arm back in December of 2011, Mir has fallen on a rather tough-to-watch 0-4 skid, which has included TKO losses to Junior Dos Santos and Josh Barnett and decision losses to Daniel Cormier and Alistair Overeem .

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  8. UFC 184 Gets Must-Win Bout For Both Frank Mir and Antonio SilvaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | Rant MMA

    UFC 184 on Feb. 28 will be headlined by middleweight champion Chris Weidman and challenger Vitor Belfort , along with the co-main event for the woman's bantamweight championship, Ronda Rousey defending her title against her biggest test to date in Cat Zingano . In what's already an exciting card, now enter Frank Mir and Antonio " Bigfoot " Silva .

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  9. Frank Mir Getting One Last Chance To Revive Career Against Antonio Silva At UFC 184Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | Rant MMA

    Having taken a lengthy break from competition after sustaining his fourth straight UFC loss back in February, Frank Mir is finally ready for a return to the Octagon. The former heavyweight champion will square off against Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva at UFC 184 in Los Angeles.

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  10. Sara McMann vs. Miesha Tate Booked for UFC 183 in Las VegasRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | BleacherReport

    It took awhile, but the UFC was finally able to announce a long-awaited bout between No. 2-ranked women's bantamweight BREAKING: Antonio 'Bigfoot' Silva will fight Frank Mir at UFC 184 in Los Angeles and Miesha Tate will fight Sara McMann at UFC 183.

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  11. Frank Mir vs. Antonio Silva Slated for UFC 184 in FebruaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | BleacherReport

    On Wednesday evening, the UFC announced the addition of a top-15 heavyweight battle between Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva and Frank Mir . BREAKING: Antonio 'Bigfoot' Silva will fight Frank Mir at UFC 184 in Los Angeles and Miesha Tate will fight Sara McMann at UFC 183.

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  12. 'Bigfoot' Silva and Frank Mir to Meet at UFC 184 in Los AngelesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | MMA Weekly

    A heavyweight bout between Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva and Frank Mir is scheduled to take place at UFC 184, according to a report on Wednesday evening. UFC Tonight put out the news about the fight's addition to the card, which is set to take place on Feb. 28 in Los Angeles.

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  13. UFC Title Fight Flashback: Frankie Edgar vs. Gray Maynard 3 Fight VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | MMA Weekly

    ... gy when Edgar evens the score with a fourth-round knockout. A heavyweight bout between Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva and Frank Mir is scheduled to take place at UFC 184, according to a report on Wednesday evening.

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  14. 'Bigfoot' Silva-Frank Mir Pegged for UFC 184Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | Sherdog

    Antonio Silva will meet Frank Mir in a heavyweight tilt at UFC 184 on Feb. 28. Ultimate Fighting Championship officials announced the pairing Wednesday. The bout joins a card that already features Vitor Belfort against Chris Weidman , as well as Cat Zingano versus Ronda Rousey .

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  15. Antonio Silva vs. Frank Mir set for UFC 184; Miesha Tate vs. Sara McMann added to UFC 183Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | BloodyElbow

    Heavyweights Antonio Silva and Frank Mir will try and salvage their relevancy in the division in February, while Miesha Tate and Sara McMann engage in an important women's bantamweight clash to end January. The news just keeps rolling in on a busy Wednesday in the world of MMA.

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  16. Frank Mir vs Bigfoot Silva fight added to stacked UFC 184 line upRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | MMA Mania

    Former Ultimate Fighting Championship Heavyweight champion, Frank Mir , is scheduled to return to mixed martial arts action after a one-year hiatus when he collides with Antonio Silva at UFC 184 . " UFC Tonight " revealed the pay-per-view match up, which will take place inside Staples Center in Los Angeles, Calif., on Feb. 28, 2015, earlier this evening on FOX Sports 1. Mir, 35, is currently mired in the worst slump of his professional MMA career, dropping four consecutive fights dating all the way back to 2012.

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  17. Antonio Silva vs. Frank Mir set for UFC 184Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | Cage Pages

    Jan 31, 2014; Newark, NJ, USA; Alistair Overeem and Frank Mir weigh in for their heavyweight bout at Prudential Center. Mandatory Credit: Joe Camporeale-USA TODAY Sports Former UFC Heavyweight Champion, Frank Mir, will return to the Octagon after a year away to face Antonio Silva at UFC 184 in Los Angeles.

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  18. Soa Palelei Makes Case For Top-10 SpotRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2014 | Rant MMA

    ... bigger named opponents in the United States. There are a few intriguing matchups for him, including bouts with Frank Mir , Ben Rothwell and Roy Nelson. Palelei is an extremely well rounded mixed martial artist with a black belt in Brazilian ...

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  19. It's time for Miguel Torres to hang up the glovesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | BloodyElbow

    ... By the time he was defending his WEC belt for a fourth straight time against Brian Bowles , lead WEC analyst Frank Mir went as far as to call Torres the best fighter in the world. Obviously, that was hyperbolic nonsense within the context of the MMA ...

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  20. Looking back at the history of the UFC interim heavyweight title in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2014 | MMA Mania

    ... UFC heavyweight division. The last time the interim strap was on the line was at UFC 111 when Shane Carwin battled Frank Mir. Brock Lesnar, the UFC heavyweight champion at that time, was on the shelf due to a severe bout with diverticulitis but ...

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