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  1. The mystique of Brock Lesnar is goneRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sporting News

    When it was announced at UFC 199 that former heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar would return after a 4 1/2-year hiatus at UFC 200, the world was abuzz. Lesnar became the undisputed kingpin of MMA in 2009 when he battered Frank Mir at UFC 100 to avenge his only loss to that point.

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  2. Hunt calls for fighters union, hammers UFCRead the original story

    Wednesday | Yahoo!

    ... against guys cheating since this USADA thing started," said Hunt, referring to Lesnar and his fellow American Frank Mir. Hunt beat Mir at UFC Fight Night Brisbane on March 20 and Mir was later found to have tested positive in an in-competition test. ...

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  3. UFC terminated remainder of Mirko Cro Cop's contract, allowing him to fight for RizinRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | MMAFighting.com

    ... until May 2017. Silva, too, was released by the UFC earlier this year after a legal battle with the company. Frank Mir, another aging legend facing a lengthy USADA drug suspension, also asked the UFC recently for a release if he ends up being banned ...

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  4. Mark Hunt fires up over news Brock Lesnar returned a second positive doping testRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... the a--holes training camp f----n bunch of cheating scum," Hunt tweeted. He has twice previously beaten fighters, Frank Mir and Antonio 'Bigfoot' Silva, who failed drug tests after fights against Hunt. In the wake of Lesnar's first positive test, ...

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  5. Hunt blasts 'cheating scum' Lesnar after second failed test Mark Hunt ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Yahoo!

    ... the assholes training camp f****n bunch of cheating scum," Hunt tweeted. He has twice previously beaten fighters, Frank Mir and Antonio `Bigfoot' Silva, who failed drug tests after fights against Hunt. In the wake of Lesnar's first positive test, ...

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  6. Brock Lesnar failed second drug test on day of fight with Mark HuntRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    ... pponent who has tested positive after fighting against Hunt, following Brazil's Antonio Bigfoot Silva and American Frank Mir. Hunt is waging a war against the cheats with a constant barrage of attacks via his various social media outlets.

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  7. Here's why the man Brock Lesnar beat wants Lesnar's $2.5M purse from UFC 200Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 16 | CBS Sports

    ... third time I've had to fight someone doping." The other two fighters Hunt is referring to are Antonio Silva and Frank Mir, both of whom tested positive for banned substances after fights against the heavyweight in 2013 and 2016, respectively. After ...

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  8. UFC 200: Mark Hunt Wants Lesnar's Payday for ViolationRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 16 | Cage Pages

    ... for nine months and he submitted his $50,000 "Fight of the Night" bonus and to Hunt. In March he knocked out Frank Mir, who later tested positive for oral turinabol metabolites from a sample he submitted on the day he fought the Samoan. It didn't ...

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  9. Nelson ridicules Dana White for claiming Brock Lesnar was 'clean' athleteRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | BloodyElbow

    ... who beat Mark Hunt via unanimous decision in the co-main event of UFC 200 , joins the ranks of Jon Jones and Frank Mir as one of the latest athletes to test positive for performance-enhancing drugs. Lesnar is renowned for his monstrous physique but ...

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  10. Hunt: Give me half of Lesnar's purse or release me from the UFCRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | BloodyElbow

    ... from his contract effective immediately," Ariel Helwani reported on Friday . Hunt has previously fought and beat Frank Mir and Antonio 'Big Foot' Silva, both of whom tested positive for performance enhancing drugs. "The cheaters get a slap on the ...

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  11. Hunt on Lesnar's USADA test failure: 'This is the 3rd time I've had to fight with a cheater'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | BloodyElbow

    ... this is the third time I have had to fight with a cheater Hunt is just a few months removed from his KO win over Frank Mir , who promptly failed his drug test and is otherwise asking out of his UFC contract . In 2013, Hunt fought to a draw with ...

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  12. UFC Notified of Brock Lesnar's Potential Failed Drug TestRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Cage Pages

    ... just a white boy that's jacked. Get over it." Brock Lesnar entered the UFC at 1-0, and lost his debut fight to Frank Mir. After that, he did not look back, defeating Heath Herring and Randy Couture to win the UFC Heavyweight Title. Brock defended ...

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  13. 'Frank Mir Curse' strikes again at UFC 200, but will likely now die in Las Vegas desertRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | MMA Mania

    Shortly before current Light Heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier's debut fight in Ultimate Fighting Championship , I stumbled upon a truly bizarre phenomenon while trudging through one of the sport's many appalling forums: The "Frank Mir Curse," one of the rare absolutes in a uniquely volatile sport. In short: if you beat Frank Mir, you will lose your next fight .

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  14. The Bottom Line: Daniel Cormier's Redemption Lies at HeavyweightRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | Sherdog

    ... pursued the Ultimate Fighting Championship heavyweight title. At 13-0 with wins over Josh Barnett, Antonio Silva, Frank Mir and Roy Nelson, he was a force in the division. The problem was that close friend and training partner Cain Velasquez was ...

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  15. A look at some key dates in UFC historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | Los Angeles Times

    ... the series becomes a breeding ground for new fighters. UFC 100 is held in Las Vegas, headlined by Brock Lesnar vs. Frank Mir. It does a then-MMA record 1.7 million buys on pay-per-view.

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  16. Former Viking WR Recalls Brock Lesnar Wrestling Move During PracticeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | CBS Local

    ... of the largest network-owned station groups in the country. Click here to get the [...] Brock Lesnar holds down Frank Mir during their heavyweight title bout during UFC 100 on July 11, 2009 in Las Vegas, Nevada. MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) - Brock Lesnar ...

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  17. Phillies' Stumpf: I don't know how I tested positive for steroidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | Erie Times News

    ... pitcher Alec Asher - to be suspended this season for Oral Turinabol. None of them have an explanation. Frank Mir, a former UFC heavyweight champion, tested positive for it in May. The players have spoken to Mir, who said his positive test may be ...

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  18. UFC 200: Brock Lesnar Doesn't Need To Fight AgainRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 10 | Cage Pages

    ... Hunt to the canvas and managed to unleash some of his devastating ground-and-pound. While former champions like Frank Mir and Randy Couture fell to the Beast's power, Hunt - who has one of the best chins in combat sports - withstood the barrage and ...

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  19. Brock Lesnar Defeats Mark Hunt In Brutal Heavyweight Fight At UFC 200 On Points DecisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 10 | HollywoodLife

    ... seven wins came by knockout for Mark. His last two fights ended quickly with first round knockouts over the tough Frank Mir and the scary Antonio Silva . HollywoodLifers , what did you think of Brock's return to the UFC? Was that fight everything ...

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  20. Brock Lesnar refuses to rule out full-time UFC return after beating ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 10 | Daily Mail

    ... we'll be realistic about it.' Hunt had climbed to No 8 in the heavyweight rankings after knockout victories over Frank Mir and Antonio Silva but struggled against Lesnar's takedowns. He said: 'I just got caught and couldn't get out of first gear. He ...

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