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  1. A look back at Frank Mir's first title win shows just how different things wereRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2014 | MMAFighting.com

    This week marks the ten year anniversary of a unique moment in UFC history, home town fighter Frank Mir scored a huge upset over Tim Sylvia to capture the UFC heavyweight title, breaking his arm with an armbar in just 50 seconds.

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  2. After Lackluster Win in UFC Return, What Could Be Next for Andrei Arlovski?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2014 | Rant MMA

    ... touch they could entertain the thought of having Arlovski square off against another former UFC champion in Frank Mir . Mir elected to take some time off after suffering a fourth straight loss at UFC 169 against Alistair Overeem . Despite his ...

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  3. Jon Jones' Management Team Gains Alistair OvereemRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2014 | Fighters.com

    ... I'm excited to see what we can accomplish together." Overeem, 34 years old, is coming off a decision victory over Frank Mir this past February. The win snapped a two-fight losing streak for Overeem, which came at the hands of Travis Browne and ...

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  4. Alistair Overeem Joins Malki Kawa's Management TeamRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2014 | 411mania.com

    ... him exactly what we can provide an athlete of his stature. " Overeem is 2-2 since joining UFC, as he recently beat Frank Mir at UFC 169 by unanimous decision. He was set to fight Junior Dos Santos but had to back out for elbow surgery. He said ...

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  5. On This Day in MMA History: Frank Mir Breaks Tim Sylvia's Arm,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2014 | Cage Potato

    ... UFC 44, Sylvia would voluntarily relinquish his belt in disgrace*and wind up receiving an immediate fight against Frank Mir for the belt he had just vacated at UFC 48 on June 19th, 2004 - ten years ago today. Not unlike a monster mash, Sylvia's ...

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  6. Alistair Overeem joins Malki Kawa's client rosterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2014 | BloodyElbow

    ... of his stature." Overeem is 2-2 since joining the UFC roster and is coming off a unanimous decision victory over Frank Mir in his last octagon outing at UFC 169 . While he was initially slotted to face Junior dos Santos, he would withdraw form the ...

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  7. Wild Rumor of the Day: UFC 174 Did Less Than 100,000 Pay-Per-View BuysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2014 | Cage Potato

    ... his featherweight belt against Ricardo Lamas, and a high-profile heavyweight bout between Alistair Overeem and Frank Mir - only earned an estimated 230,000 buys back in February. On paper, UFC 173 was arguably a weaker offering , but the buyrate ...

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  8. And Now He's Fired: Brandon Vera Axed by UFC (Again), Following 16-Fight Stint With PromotionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2014 | Cage Potato

    ... He had a flawless pro record of 8-0 with all wins by stoppage, and was fresh off a 69-second TKO of former champ Frank Mir , who was struggling to make a comeback at the time (and eventually succeeded ). As it turned out, Mir was the last notable ...

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  9. Bruce Buffer Comments On Failing Frank Mir At UFC 48Read the original story

    Jun 19, 2014 | 411mania.com

    Bruce Buffer Comments On Failing Frank Mir At UFC 48 Posted by Joseph Lee on 06.19.2014 He didn't name him as the new champion... In an interview with MMA Junkie , Bruce Buffer commented on messing up the announcement that Frank Mir was the new UFC heavyweight champion at UFC 48 in 2004.

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  10. Josh Barnett Targets Former UFC Champion Junior dos Santos For Next AppearanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2014 | Rant MMA

    ... through dos Santos. Barnett made a triumphant return to the organization after an 11-year absence by blasting out Frank Mir at UFC 164 before suffering the setback against "Hapa." Barnett won the UFC belt back in 2002 by defeating Randy Couture but ...

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  11. Following knee recovery, Josh Barnett wants Junior dos Santos in return fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2014 | BloodyElbow

    ... UFC 168 . Before suffering the loss to Browne, Barnett had made a successful return to the UFC, where he defeated Frank Mir via TKO. Even though he has been away from the octagon for over four months, Barnett is still placed at No. 5 in the UFC ...

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  12. Keith Brooks and Carmichael Dave Show - June 19th, 2014Read the original story

    Jun 19, 2014 | CBS Local

    ... s funeral, not good! Sean Salisbury joined us as he does every Thursday, and we finished the show with UFC fighter Frank Mir.

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  13. Brandon Vera out of UFC: reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2014 | ABS-CBN News

    ... Vera started his MMA career with an eight-match winning streak, culminating in a technical knockout victory over Frank Mir at UFC 65 on November 2006. But a contract dispute caused him to be inactive for nearly a year, and in his first match back, ...

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  14. Josh Barnett calls for fight against Junior dos SantosRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2014 | MMAFighting.com

    ... everywhere but inside the Octagon, Barnett returned to his original stomping grounds in late-August, dropping Frank Mir with a hard knee to the head to add another first-round stoppage to his lengthy rA sumA more than a decade after he ...

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  15. Brandon Vera, UFC part ways after eight-year runRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2014 | MMAFighting.com

    After running over Frank Mir in just 1:09 at UFC 65, an undefeated Brandon Vera claimed he was going to become the first fighter in UFC history to win both the heavyweight and light heavyweight titles.

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  16. Brandon Vera Leaves UFC After Nearly 9 Years with PromotionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2014 | Sherdog

    ... as a heavily hyped heavyweight prospect, finishing each of his first four opponents - including former champion Frank Mir - within two rounds. After back-to-back losses to Tim Sylvia and Fabricio Werdum , Vera elected to drop to light heavyweight. ...

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  17. Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira Has ACL SurgeryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2014 | Fighters.com

    ... In his last eight fights, he's lost five - some by crushing KO, and one via a nasty arm break at the hands of Frank Mir. Having an ACL repaired definitely isn't a sign that there's more mileage left in him. Stay on top of the hottest stories and ...

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  18. Patrick Cummins on Daniel Cormier: '9 Times out of 10 I Can Beat Him'Read the original story

    Jun 16, 2014 | BleacherReport

    ... plenty of quality competition along the way, too, including the likes of Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva, Josh Barnett, Frank Mir and his latest victim, Dan Henderson. has recently expressed his intent to sit on the sidelines and wait for a title shot ...

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  19. What's the hurry? 'Professional' Alistair Overeem wants to be 100-percent healthy before UFC returnRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2014 | MMA Mania

    ... After suffering back-to-back losses to Antonio Silva and Travis Browne in 2013, Overeem bounced back by defeating Frank Mir at UFC 169 earlier this year ( watch it ). It's the lessons he took from his losses to "Bigfoot" and "Hapa" that convinced ...

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  20. UFC 174: Brendan Schaub plans to respect Andrei Arlovski 2.0 by 'putting it to him' in VancouverRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2014 | MMA Mania

    ... to welcome Arlovski 2.0 to the cage this Saturday night. "When he was in the UFC and he was the champ, it was Frank Mir, Andrei Arlovski, Tim Sylvia, and they were fighting each other every other weekend. So it's a different game now. However, he's ...

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