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  1. Frank Mir vs Todd Duffee fight 'in the works' for summer scrapRead the original story

    Apr 1, 2015 | MMA Mania

    The job of Ultimate Fighting Championship matchmaker is often made easier these days thanks to social media. Just days after Todd Duffee called for Frank Mir -- and the former Heavyweight champion informally accepted the challenge -- it appears that the pair are now on a collision course for a summer clash, according to a report from Ariel Helwani on tonight's edition of " UFC Tonight.

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  2. Heavyweight bout between Frank Mir and Todd Duffee targeted for this summerRead the original story

    Apr 1, 2015 | MMAFighting.com

    After snapping a four-fight losing skid against Antonio Silva in February -- and doing it in resounding fashion -- former heavyweight champion Frank Mir has his sights set on his next victim. And it's not Brock Lesnar, as he'd originally hoped.

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  3. Frank Mir vs. Todd Duffee targeted for summer UFC eventRead the original story

    Apr 1, 2015 | BloodyElbow

    Todd Duffee called out fellow UFC heavyweight Frank Mir for a fight and it looks like he might get his wish. Former UFC heavyweight champion Frank Mir is used to fighting ranked opponents regardless of whether or not he's coming off a win, but it looks like that run may come to an end.

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  4. The Question: Is UFC 189's McGregor vs. Aldo the Best-Promoted MMA Fight Ever?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | BleacherReport

    ... The second, used more sparingly, was the grudge match. Think Tito Ortiz vs. Chuck Liddell. Think Brock Lesnar vs. Frank Mir. Think printing presses at the national mint running overtime and making special deliveries to Lorenzo Fertitta's suite at ...

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  5. CM Punk's UFC Switch Impresses Former WWE Star Rowdy Roddy PiperRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | BleacherReport

    ... n his career in the sport that lessons can be learnt and taken on board. He was outwitted on his UFC debut against Frank Mir, but a year later, a considerably more savvy

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  6. Frank Mir accepts Todd Duffee's challenge, willing to help get his name out thereRead the original story

    Mar 30, 2015 | MMA Mania

    A few days ago, Frank Mir wasn't too keen on the idea of facing Todd Duffee, because fighting someone not ranked in the top 15 offered no upside for his own career. But, the former Ultimate Fighting Championship heavyweight champion seems to have changed his tune, as he recently told The Fight Corner that he backs down from no challenge and is willing to battle Duffee if UFC matchmakers have no one else lined up at the moment.

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  7. Morning Report: Josh Barnett wants to take 'pr**k' Travis Browne's...Read the original story

    Mar 30, 2015 | MMAFighting.com

    A pro since 1997 and a veteran of 40 official bouts, Barnett says it's becoming more difficult to find matchups that interest him. While he feels he was able to settle a bit of a score when he TKO'd former heavyweight champion Frank Mir at UFC 164 , Barnett says he just wasn't motivated going into his UFC 168 bout with Travis Browne in December 2013.

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  8. Video: UFC fighters and Roger Huerta welcome you to Chechnya with menacing weaponryRead the original story

    Mar 28, 2015 | BloodyElbow

    ... the republics like Dagestan and Chechnya. Last week, several videos were posted of former and current UFC champs Frank Mir , Fabricio Werdum and Chris Weidman being extremely friendly with controversial Chechen president Ramzan Kadyrov. They were ...

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  9. Big Nog hints return at UFC 190, wants Frank Mir before year-endRead the original story

    Mar 26, 2015 | BloodyElbow

    Former UFC interim heavyweight champion, AntA nio Rodrigo Nogueira, has been trying a stem cell treatment in order to heal many of his nagging injuries, and says it has been working. He also wishes to fight at UFC 190 and rematch Frank Mir before year-end.

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  10. So long, Brock Lesnara this time for goodRead the original story

    Mar 25, 2015 | MMAFighting.com

    ... and keep the spotlights under his control, and not give away parts of his IQ to guys like Alistair Overeem and Frank Mir . His decision was really pretty simple, when you think about it. Then again, it was still a bit of a bummer. Not because it was ...

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  11. Brock Lesnar's Final Exit Leaves UFC Fans with Unanswerable QuestionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 | BleacherReport

    ... UFC 91, just nine months after arriving in the Octagon. Unfortunately, managed just a single title defense against Frank Mir before he was sidelined a first time by diverticulitis. He almost died , we're told, but fought his way back to defeat Shane ...

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  12. Brock Lesnar Announces He's Staying With WWERead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 | Houston Press

    ... ploy with McMahon. Lesnar's MMA debut took place in 2007, and his first bout in UFC was at UFC 81 against Frank Mir, a loss via submission. In November 2008, Lesnar knocked out Randy Couture to win the UFC heavyweight title. UFC 100, his rematch ...

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  13. Brock Lesnar Rules Out Return To MMARead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 | CBS Local

    Brock Lesnar holds down Frank Mir during their heavyweight title bout during UFC 100 on July 11, 2009 in Las Vegas, Nevada. LOS ANGELES - Former UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar ruled out a return to mixed martial arts on Tuesday, ending three years of speculation about the biggest pay-per-view star in the sport's history.

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  14. Brock Lesnar done with MMA, re-signs with WWERead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | SLAM! Sports

    ... mentally -- and that's not good." Lesnar, who began his MMA career in June 2007, made his UFC debut with a loss to Frank Mir a year later at UFC 81. He then beat Heath Herring before beating Randy Couture in November 2008 to capture the belt. A ...

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  15. MMA brief: Brock Lesnar closes door on UFC returnRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | The Wave

    ... but what am I going to gain? Lesnar (5-3) made his MMA debut in 2007. His UFC debut came in 2008, losing to Frank Mir by first-round submission at UFC 81. He then went on a four-fight winning streak, before a TKO loss to Cain Velasquez at UFC 121. ...

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  16. Brock Lesnar shuts door on UFC, staying in WWERead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | USA Today

    ... Lesnar later entered the world of mixed martial arts and compiled a 5-3 record, with fights against the likes of Frank Mir, Randy Couture, Cain Velasquez and Alistair Overeem. Lesnar beat Shane Carwin at UFC 116 to become the UFC heavyweight ...

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  17. WWE: Brock Lesnar re-signs with WWERead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | Sporting News

    In a somewhat surprising move, WWE World champion Brock Lesnar signed a new deal with the company, just days before his contract was set to expire and send him into free agency. Brock was widely believed to be courted by UFC when his deal was up, with a lucrative fight against Frank Mir the most obvious incentive.

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  18. UFC Quick Quote: Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira wants his revenge against Frank Mir in BrazilRead the original story

    Mar 23, 2015 | MMA Mania

    "I would love to fight Frank Mir. He's a great opponent. After his fight with 'Bigfoot' everybody wants to see someone beat Frank Mir in Brazil.

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  19. A list of Joanne Calderwood gifs + othersRead the original story

    Mar 23, 2015 | BloodyElbow

    ... think about that. But she was still a creative, saavy submission artist. Her career sort of reminds me of a Frank Mir . (Loosely reminds me... creative submission artist, still lost in their primes. Recently fell on rough times (again for Frank ...

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  20. UFC Fight Night 62 Results: The Real Winners and LosersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2015 | BleacherReport

    ... on the short list of contenders quite yet, another win will make him tough to brush off. In a bout that resembled Frank Mir vs. Mirko Cro Cop, The Ultimate Fighter: Latin America alumni Fredy Serrano and Bentley Syler squared off in a hard-to-watch ...

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