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

    Friday Sep 5 |

    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.


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

    Friday Sep 5 | 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 ...


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

    Friday Sep 5 | 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.


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

    Thursday Sep 4 | 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 ...


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

    Thursday Sep 4 | 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.


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

    Wednesday Sep 3 |

    ... 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 ...


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

    Wednesday Sep 3 | 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 ...


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

    Wednesday Sep 3 | 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 ...


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

    Wednesday Sep 3 |

    ... 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 ...


  10. 'Rumble,' Alistair Overeem Call Each Other 'P---Y' in Latest Verbal SpatRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 2 | BleacherReport

    ... and turned the heat up on "The Demolition Man." Just days removed from a definitive decision victory over Frank Mir at UFC 169 in February, UFC President Dana White said Overeem was "literally hiding" from ex-UFC champ Junior dos Santos, per FOX ...


  11. Jose Aldo Shoving Chad Mendes at UFC 179 Media Day Shows He May Be Learning the Promotion GameRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2014 | Rant MMA

    ... that to win. Compare that to Alistair Overeem , who made $285,714 to show took home over $400,000 to win, or Frank Mir , who made $200,000 to show and were both on the card as well, and you can see why. Neither Mir nor Overeem are current UFC ...


  12. Judo Chop: Ben Saunders, Eddie Bravo, and the First Omoplata in the UFCRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2014 | BloodyElbow

    ... the shoulder. For a quick breakdown of the basics, here is Brazilian Jiu Jitsu black belt and former UFC Champion Frank Mir teaching it with the MMA girls. The opportunities for omoplatas are often plentiful when playing the closed guard, but the ...


  13. UFC 178 will be like no UFC show in historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2014 |

    ... fights, historically, have been a combination of title match and grudge match, whether it's Brock Lesnar vs. Frank Mir or Randy Couture , Tito Ortiz vs. Chuck Liddell , Georges St-Pierre vs. B.J. Penn or Nick Diaz , or Anderson Silva vs. Chael ...


  14. Ben Saunders Claims First Omoplata Finish in UFC HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2014 | Sherdog

    ... banner in the promotion's history. There have been instances where the maneuver has come in handy, notably when Frank Mir used one to set up his toe hold finish of David Abbott at UFC 41 in 2003. Gil Castillo pulled one out of his hat against ...


  15. One FC: British Mma star James 'The Sledgehammer' McSweeney looking to notch another winRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2014 |

    ... he travelled the world fighting and training with top names like Greg Jackson, Robert Drysdale, Rashad Evans and Frank Mir. Having won nine of his last twelve fights 'The Sledgehammer' looks a new fighter, and when he faces Cristiano Kaminishi in ...


  16. Mike Tyson and Jon Jones Slap Box at WWE SummerSlam, Tyson WinsRead the original story

    Aug 18, 2014 | BleacherReport

    ... of its kind for the 27-year-old virtuoso. Jones and Jackson's MMA teammate and former UFC heavyweight champ Frank Mir took part in a slightly higher-paced sparring/grappling encounter outside the gym at a Legend Fighting event last November in ...


  17. What the Top 15 P4P UFC Fighters Should Work to Improve OnRead the original story

    Aug 15, 2014 | BleacherReport

    ... The American Kickboxing Academy product has shown some weakness in defending against kicks. Specifically, Frank Mir's left body kick found its mark repeatedly when Cormier picked up a decision win over the former heavyweight champion at UFC on Fox ...


  18. When You Should Stop Talking Shit- A guide for Luke Rockhold and othersRead the original story

    Aug 13, 2014 | BloodyElbow

    ... kicked into unconsciousness. 1. It gins up interest in an upcoming fight. Look at Jones-Cormier, Jones-Rashad, Frank Mir Vs Brock Lesnar , or a million other fights that sold WAY more PPVS because two guys (or girls in Ronda VS Miesha 2) have gone ...


  19. Former UFC Champion Receives Medically Clearance For Possible ReturnRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2014 |

    ... in late 2011 and Cain Velasquez in 2010. Prior to that he won five of six, including victories over Shane Carwin, Frank Mir and Randy Couture. Stay on top of the hottest stories and exclusive interviews from the world of MMA with the ...


  20. Shane Carwin - On Earth PrimeRead the original story

    Aug 8, 2014 | BloodyElbow

    ... a few months later but Brock pulls out again due to being diagnosed with diverticulitis. Shane is slotted to face Frank Mir at UFC 111 in March for an interim Heavyweight title. March 2010 - Despite being forced to sit on the shelf for a year, ...