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  1. UFC Fight Night 82: 'Big Country' says 'Roy Nelson experience' will...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | MMA Mania

    ... Daniel Cormier . Since "Big Country" is used to being blanketed by men like "DC" and former heavyweight champ Frank Mir , he's not about to let Rosholt drag him into a prolonged grappling battle. "[If] Jared drags me into a boring fight, like it's ...

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  2. Mickey Gall winning at UFC Fight Night 82 is CM Punk's light at the end of the tunnelRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | MMA Mania

    ... After all, fellow WWE star Brock Lesnar jumped into the deep end of the pool by taking on former UFC champion Frank Mir in his debut fight with the organization. But Punk has taken a philosophical approach to the waiting game, saying it's more about ...

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  3. Kiwi UFC fighter Mark Hunt: dying in the ring would be the best feelingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Stuff.co.nz

    Preparing for a fight with Frank Mir in March, Kiwi UFC heavyweight Mark Hunt says "dying in the ring would be the best feeling Preparing for a fight with Frank Mir in March, Kiwi UFC heavyweight Mark Hunt says "dying in the ring would be the best feeling".

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  4. UFC 110 PredictionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2010 | Examiner.com

    ... The winner of this fight will be in line for a heavyweight title shot sometime in the future. Shane Carwin and Frank Mir will be fighting at UFC 111 for the interim title since Brock Lesnar will be sidelined for a while. The winner of the Nogueria/ ...

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  5. Eddiva battles New Zealander in UFC returnRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Sun-Star

    The Team Lakay fighter is expected to square off against New Zealand's Daniel Hooker In the undercard of UFC Fight Night 85 headlined by a heavyweight clash between Mark Hunt and former heavyweight champion Frank Mir on March 20. "I have been given a call by UFC and I hope it will push through," said the soft spoken wushu - xanda specialist. This will be the fourth appearance for Eddiva in the UFC with 1 -2 win loss record inside the Octagon for an over-all record of 6-2 in his young MMA career while his opponent Hooker has a 12-6 record coming off a decision setback to Yair Rodriguez this past October.

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  6. UFC 111 to play live at select theatersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2010 | Examiner.com

    ... been working on while recovering. Also scheduled for the evening is the heavyweight bout between Shane Carwin and Frank Mir for the interim title. Both Carwin and St. Pierre have been sharpening their skills with Albuquerque 's own Greg Jackson . ...

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  7. UFC on FOX 18 video recap: Rothwell submits Barnett in second roundRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | BloodyElbow

    ... for nostalgia's sake, it would be great to see a rematch between Barnett and Mark Hunt (pending his fight with Frank Mir in March). It could be a classic between two old school fighters who can both dish out and take a good amount of punishment. If ...

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  8. Surprise! Watch Frank Mir find out he's being inducted into Southern...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | MMA Mania

    The former Ultimate Fighting Championship heavyweight champion, 36, will be inducted into the Southern Nevada Sports Hall of Fame -- joining promotion president Dana White -- after a long and storied career in mixed martial arts . "Being recognized for your accomplishments is always a great thing," Mir told UFC.com .

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  9. UFC 110 PredictionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2010 | Examiner.com

    ... The winner of this fight will be in line for a heavyweight title shot sometime in the future. Shane Carwin and Frank Mir will be fighting at UFC 111 for the interim title since Brock Lesnar will be sidelined for a while. The winner of the Nogueria/ ...

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  10. UFC's Frank Mir headlines class into Southern Nevada Sports Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | The Las Vegas Sun

    A mixed martial artist, a former major league baseball player, a champion UNLV golf team and a former state athletic commissioner-turned-political kingmaker will be inducted this year into the Southern Nevada Sports Hall of Fame in Las Vegas. An announcement Thursday says fighter Frank Mir, outfielder and Las Vegas resident Marty Cordova, the 1998 NCAA champion men's golf team and Sig Rogich, a prominent communications firm owner and former U.S. ambassador to Iceland, will be enshrined June 24 at the Orleans Arena.

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  11. Southern Nevada Sports Hall of Fame to induct first MMA fighterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    JULY 15: Frank Mir punches Todd Duffee in their heavyweight bout during the UFC event at the Valley View Casino Center on July 15, 2015 in San Diego, California. SAN DIEGO, CA - JULY 12: UFC heavyweight Frank Mir poses for a portrait during a UFC photo session at the Hyatt Regency Mission Bay on July 12, 2015 in San Diego, California.

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  12. Daniel Hooker added to UFC Brisbane to make it three Kiwi fighters on cardRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    Three New Zealand mixed martial artists will fight at the upcoming UFC Fight Night in Brisbane after featherweight Daniel Hooker was added to the card on Thursday. The UFC confirmed to Stuff the 25-year-old from Auckland will face Mark Eddiva of the Philippines at the Brisbane Entertainment Centre on Sunday, March 20. Kiwi heavyweight Mark Hunt is headlining the event against former two-time UFC champion Frank Mir, while Canterbury-born middleweight James Te Huna is making his comeback from a two-year injury layoff when he squares off with Canadian Steve Bosse.

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  13. Internet sensation Emiliano 'Noodles' Rivera wins kickboxing debut with six seconds TKORead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    ... world kickboxing champion, is currently on the Gold Coast preparing for his next UFC assignment against American Frank Mir in Brisbane on March 20. In the earlier video Rivera stood strong as Hunt, regarded as one of the biggest hitters in MMA, ...

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  14. Video: Mark Hunt gut-punches flabby fan, somehow fails to cause any damageRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | MMA Mania

    ... kind of bone-crunching damage an unprotected Hunt punch can register ( sample ). It will be interesting to see if Frank Mir can get away with a similar tactic when he collides with Hunt at the UFC Fight Night 84 mixed martial arts (MMA) event on FOX ...

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  15. Australian youngster laughs off body shot from UFC star Mark HuntRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | Stuff.co.nz

    Kiwi Mark Hunt is regarded as the biggest puncher in the UFC, so freely standing in front of one of his devastating shots is probably the last thing you want to do. The "Super Samoan", who is preparing for his heavyweight bout against American Frank Mir in Brisbane on March 20, may have been using his less-dominant hand but appears to hold nothing back as he unleashes a vicious shot to the stomach of Rivera.

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  16. New Zealand MMA star Mark Hunt says he doesn't fear death and is prepared to die fightingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | Stuff.co.nz

    Kiwi MMA star Mark Hunt says he has no fears over long-term health damage from his job and is prepared to die fighting. The 41-year-old has just started his training camp on the Gold Coast as he prepares for his next UFC assignment against American heavyweight Frank Mir in Brisbane on March 20. In a lengthy interview with Submission Radio Hunt made it clear he was aware of the possible consequences of his job, but he certainly didn't worry about them.

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  17. Lightweights Chad Laprise, Alan Patrick to Clash at UFC Fight Night BrisbaneRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | Sherdog

    Chad Laprise will lock horns with Alan Patrick Silva Alves in a lightweight duel at UFC Fight Night "Hunt vs. Mir" on March 20. Promotion officials recently announced the contest. UFC Fight Night takes place at Brisbane Entertainment Centre in Brisbane, Australia, and is headlined by a heavyweight tilt pitting Mark Hunt against Frank Mir .

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  18. Volkanovski eyeing Brisbane UFC debutRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | Illawarra Mercury

    ... Samoan' Hunt will headline a UFC Fight Night card in Brisbane with a bout against former heavyweight champion Frank Mir. The clash of dates is no coincidence with the Volkanovski camp ensuring he peaks on that date should he earn his long-awaited ...

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  19. Ross Pearson vs. Abel Trujillo set for UFC Fight Night 84 in BrisbaneRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | MMAFighting.com

    ... est during that stretch. UFC Fight Night 84 is headlined by a heavyweight showdown between Mark Hunt (11-10-1) and Frank Mir (18-10).

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  20. Mark Hunt prepared to die in Octagon against Frank MirRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 23 | BloodyElbow

    Heavyweight legend Mark Hunt plans to leave it all on the line against Frank Mir at UFC Fight Night 84. With 67 professional fights in the combat sports arena, including MMA, kickboxing and boxing, 41-year-old veteran Mark Hunt is as battle-hardened as they come. "Super Samoan", known for his legendary fights in K-1 and the UFC, vows to leave it all inside the Octagon against Frank Mir in Brisbane and says he's not afraid of death.

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