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  1. Coach: Brandon Vera has no timetable for UFC return following second hand injuryRead the original story

    Jan 20, 2014 | MMA Mania

    ... time considered a future champion, racking up eight straight wins and finishing off former UFC heavyweight kingpin Frank Mir. But after a perfect 8-0 start to his mixed martial arts (MMA) career, "The Truth" has gone just 4-7 with one no contest and ...

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  2. Frank Mir vs. Alistair Overeem Is the Best Part of UFC 169Read the original story

    Jan 18, 2014 | Fighters.com

    Sure, it's nice and sweet that the UFC is returning to pay-per-view in February with a pair of world championship matches.

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  3. Fightweets: Making sense of Georges St-Pierre and Dana WhiteRead the original story

    Jan 18, 2014 | MMAFighting.com

    ... on Couture's side, sure, but the rest of the fan base shrugged and moved on to the Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira - Frank Mir interim title fight. This time, though, the majority of UFC fans have been following GSP as long as they've been following the ...

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  4. Brock Lesnar could return to UFCRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2014 | I4U Future Technology News

    ... has seen the glory days. He defeated the legendary Randy Couture in 2008 and then UFC heavyweight champion Frank Mir in 2009, earning him his first UFC championship belt. But health problems caused Lesner to change plans. Diverticulitis, a digestive ...

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  5. Brock Lesnar Set For UFC Return?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2014 | Rant MMA

    ... Lesnar took the MMA world by storm in early 2008 when he made his UFC debut against a heavily-favored veteran Frank Mir . Despite losing the fight due to incompetent refereeing, Lesnar showed his wrestling pedigree and tenacity on the mat. These ...

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  6. Former UFC Heavyweight Champ Junior dos Santos Targets Late Spring Return To The OctagonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2014 | Rant MMA

    ... of him they would welcome a matchup against Alistair Overeem . That's if Overeem is victorious at UFC 169 against Frank Mir . Dos Santos and Overeem have unfinished business as they were scheduled to meet on two prior occasions with both bouts ...

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  7. Coach: If Alistair Overeem defeats Frank Mir at UFC 169, Junior dos Santos will be waitingRead the original story

    Jan 17, 2014 | MMA Mania

    ... action at the start of the summer, after shoring up his defense in the states. And if "The Reem" is able to defeat Frank Mir at UFC 169 next month in New Jersey, then it's game on. "He took some time off and is now back to training. We're thinking ...

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  8. After hard road, heavyweight Anthony Hamilton looks to defend MFC titleRead the original story

    Jan 16, 2014 | Brandon Sun

    ... between Jackson's MMA in Albuquerque, N.M., where he practises with such UFC stars as Jon Jones, Travis Browne and Frank Mir, and Seattle's Ivan Salaverry MMA, run by a Toronto-born former UFC fighter. "I grew up pretty poor," he said. "My dad was ...

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  9. Coach: Junior dos Santos targeting May or June return to the UFCRead the original story

    Jan 16, 2014 | MMAFighting.com

    ... fight, and Dorea suggested a heavyweight bout with former Strikeforce champion Alistair Overeem should he get past Frank Mir at UFC 169 . The match-up, planned twice by the promotion in the past, was cancelled after Overeem failed a pre-fight drug ...

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  10. UFC 166 live play-by-play: Roy Nelson vs Daniel CormierRead the original story

    Oct 20, 2013 | Examiner.com

    ... is looking to rebound from a disappointing loss to Stipe Miocic. Cormier is coming off of a lackluster win over Frank Mir in his UFC debut. The word going around is that Cormier will be moving to the UFC's light heavyweight division regardless of ...

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  11. UFC 169: Herb Dean appointed referee for 'Barao vs. Faber 2,' Keith...Read the original story

    Jan 11, 2014 | MMA Mania

    ... featherweight championship contest in the UFC 169 co-main. Taking charge of the heavyweight main card bout pitting Frank Mir vs. Alistair Overeem is the oft-maligned Dan Miragliotta. To see the entire UFC 169 fight card and line up click here . ...

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  12. Keith Kizer steps down as head of Nevada State Athletic CommissionRead the original story

    Jan 10, 2014 | Fox Sports

    ... therapy. Among those who were approved for use in the state were UFC fighters Dan Henderson, Chael Sonnen, Frank Mir and Forrest Griffin. In boxing, it was judges, exemplified by the outrage spewed after judge C.J. Ross scored the September Floyd ...

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  13. UFC: Daniel Cormier Won't Get Taken Down By Rashad EvansRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2014 | Rant MMA

    ... as he should because on paper, he's one of the best. He's dominated fighters like Josh Barnett , Roy Nelson and Frank Mir with his wrestling, so it's going to be interesting to see him battle Evans, who has been considered to be one of the best MMA ...

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  14. UFC 168 PPV buys projected to hit 1.1 million viewers for 'Weidman vs. Silva 2'Read the original story

    Jan 9, 2014 | MMA Mania

    ... puts it into the top five of all time, but far below the 1.6 million Brock Lesnar managed to draw with his Frank Mir massacre at UFC 100 way back in 2009. "Weidman vs. Silva 2," which featured a middleweight championship main event between Chris ...

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  15. The Blackzilians: On the Upswing into 2014?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2014 | BleacherReport

    ... his refusal to adapt after Browne's first four attempts at the front kick are more worrying. With a match against Frank Mir, who is certainly not known for reversing the momentum of fights, on the cards, it looks like Overeem is set up for an easy ...

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  16. Daniel Cormier says Rashad Evans can't take him down, wants title shot nextRead the original story

    Jan 8, 2014 | MMAFighting.com

    ... a former UFC champion in under two years, including his victories over former heavyweight champs Josh Barnett and Frank Mir . "I kind of think my resume speaks for itself," Cormier said. "If I beat Rashad, he will be my third UFC champion in a row ...

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  17. Dominick Cruz is No Longer the Bantamweight ChampRead the original story

    Jan 7, 2014 | Fighters.com

    ... stating turn of events for him. The only other UFC champ to ever be stripped of his belt as a result of injury was Frank Mir, who broke his leg in a motorcycle accident.

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  18. Brock Lesnar Talking Return with UFC President Dana WhiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2014 | BleacherReport

    ... generated for the benefit of the professional wrestling promotion, not for White and company. , Randy Couture and Frank Mir, but he lost his belt in devastating fashion to Cain Velasquez and crumbled to body kicks against Alistair Overeem. Now, ...

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  19. Dominick Cruz is No Longer the Bantamweight ChampRead the original story

    Jan 7, 2014 | Fighters.com

    ... turn of events for him. The only other UFC champ to ever be stripped of his belt as a result of injury was Frank Mir, who broke his leg in a motorcycle accident. Stay on top of the hottest stories and exclusive interviews from the world of MMA with ...

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  20. Cruz out of UFC 169 for groin, vacates titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2014 | ESPN

    ... a result of the injury. It's the first time a UFC champion has vacated the belt due to inactivity since 2005, when Frank Mir surrendered the heavyweight title following a motorcycle accident. Barao (31-1) will now meet Urijah Faber (30-6) for the ...

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