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  1. 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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  2. '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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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. UFC: Lesnar outclasses Hunt at UFC 200Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 10 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... As for Hunt, it was a blow to his momentum following two first-round knockout wins over Bigfoot Silva (19-9-1) and Frank Mir (18-11). The 42-year-old recently signed a new six-fight deal with the UFC and he has been vocal about his desire to earn a ...

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  11. UFC 200 Recap: Brock Lesnar Keeps Mark Hunt DownRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 9 | Cage Pages

    UFC 200's co-main event between Brock Lesnar and Mark Hunt proved that "The Beast" is back, as he took down Hunt in rounds one and three to win a decision. Brock Lesnar entered the UFC at 1-0, and lost his debut fight to Frank Mir.

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  12. UFC 200: Brock Lesnar makes winning return to the Octagon by...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 9 | Daily Star

    The WWE superstar made a winning return the UFC at their landmark 200 card in the early hours of the morning. Lesnar, who last fought nearly five-and-a-half-years ago, registered a huge victory over dangerous Samoan knockout artist Mark Hunt - who went into the bout on the back of a KO victory over Frank Mir.

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  13. UFC 200 Recap: Daniel Cormier Blankets Anderson SilvaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 9 | Cage Pages

    ... both the heavyweight and light heavyweight division. Before dropping to 205-pounds, Cormier defeated Josh Barnett, Frank Mir, and Roy Nelson. After defeating Patrick Cummins and Dan Henderson, pushing his record to 15-0, Cormier received a title ...

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  14. UFC 200 fight card primer: Brock Lesnar vs. Mark HuntRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 9 | BloodyElbow

    ... and the former champion will be looking to showcase the skills that brought him victories over Randy Couture , Frank Mir and Shane Carwin. While Lesnar has been over in suplex city, Mark Hunt has been waging a war of brutality against the ...

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  15. Daniel Cormier: The Betting Lock of UFC 200Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 9 | Cage Pages

    ... choke Cormier out from the guard? Maybe, but I wouldn't count on it. Cormier has faced jiu-jitsu aces in the past. Frank Mir, Josh Barnett, and Roy Nelson, to name a few. Still, Daniel Cormier tossed those guys around like a sack of potatoes. ...

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  16. Things have changed greatly, but if not for UFC 100, UFC 200 wouldn't be a big dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 9 | MMAFighting.com

    ... in mixed martial arts again. So today, in vintage Brock Lesnar form, he's doing both. Few remember, but Lesnar vs. Frank Mir was not even scheduled as the main event of UFC 100. The company's biggest heavyweight fight in history, at least based on ...

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  17. What is Brock Lesnar's UFC Record?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 9 | Daily DDT

    ... win. UFC quickly came calling as the two sides agreed to a UFC 81 fight against former UFC Heavyweight Champion, Frank Mir. Brock initially had luck taking own Mir (who was very comfortable on the ground with his Black belt in Jiu-Jitsu), ...

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  18. Execs Expect Record Pay-Per-View Orders for UFC 200Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 8 | Advertising Age

    ... sport's top draws, the UFC was quick to bring in perhaps an even bigger star in Mr. Lesnar, whose manhandling of Frank Mir in 2009 helped it set a record with 1.6 million pay-per-view orders. (Mr. McGregor's loss to Nate Diaz in UFC 196 was ...

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  19. UFC 200: What Should We Expect From Secretive Brock Lesnar?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 8 | RollingStone

    ... to fighting and the significance of participating on the UFC 200 fight card after he headlined UFC 100 against Frank Mir in July 2009. "I'm just thankful to be here," Lesnar said. "I was on UFC 100; it's a special honor to be here for UFC 200. It's ...

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  20. UFC 200: Brock Lesnara s wrestling ability could mean big trouble for Mark HuntRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 8 | The Washington Post

    ... was also the headliner. At UFC 100, Lesnar successfully defended his title in a rematch against former champion Frank Mir during the peak of Lesnar's UFC reign. Brock Lesnar had a short, but obviously noteworthy MMA career, posting a 5-3 record ...

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