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  1. Frank Mir: My career is likely over if USADA suspends me for two yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2016 | MMAFighting.com

    The former UFC heavyweight champion said Saturday on his Phone Booth Fighting podcast that he would more than likely retire if he is suspended two years by USADA for failing a drug test. "That was probably my last time fighting," Mir said.

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  2. Frank Mir points to Kangaroo meat as potential reason for violating USADA drug policyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2016 | MMA Mania

    While the 36-year-old has been linked to legal testosterone-replacement therapy in the past, he in no way, shape, or form looked like he was hocked up on performance enhancers the night that Hunt knocked him out in the first round. But as conservative mixed martial arts fans, especially during a time when countless fighters are being nabbed, we must reserve all reaction until the facts completely spill out.

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  3. Mir hints at Kangaroo meat for failed drug test: 'I didn't willingly take anything'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2016 | BloodyElbow

    Frank Mir is not sure why he failed his drug test for UFC Brisbane, but hints at a list of possibilities - including kangaroo meat in Australia. Yesterday, it was announced that UFC heavyweight veteran Frank Mir is the latest fighter to have potentially failed a drug test for his fight with Mark Hunt at UFC Brisbane.

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  4. Frank Mir Fails In-Competition USADA TestRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2016 | Cage Pages

    Long-time UFC Heavyweight Frank Mir has likely seen his career come to an end after testing positive for performance enhancing drugs at UFC Fight Night 85 . USADA has added insult to injury after Frank Mir's first-round knockout loss at the hands of Mark Hunt last month, by revealing the heavyweight legend has tested positive for performance enhancing drugs.

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  5. UFC legend Frank Mir flagged over potential anti-doping violationRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2016 | Daily Mail

    He is one of the undisputed greats of the octagon - a two-time heavyweight champion who holds the record for most wins, most fights, and most submissions in his division. But things don't seem to be working out lately for Frank Mir, 36, the Vegas-born UFC fighter who was knocked out by Mark Hunt just three minutes into the main event of Fight Night 85. And now it seems as though things are going from bad to worse after the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency informed Mir that a sample he gave on that night has been flagged for a potential doping violation.

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  6. Former Two-Time UFC Champ Frank Mir Alerted to Potential Anti-Doping Policy ViolationRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2016 | Sherdog

    Another Ultimate Fighting Championship legend may be tied to performance enhancing drugs. Former two-time UFC heavyweight champion Frank Mir has allegedly been notified by the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency, who handles the independent administering of the promotion's anti-doping policy, that a potential violation has been flagged.

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  7. Future UFC Hall of Fame Heavyweight Frank Mir potentially nabbed for USADA violationRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2016 | MMA Mania

    Oh boy. It now seems that Frank Mir has become the latest Ultimate Fighting Championship fighter to get popped for a U.S. Anti-Doping Agency violation stemming back to his UFC Fight Night 85 bout with Mark Hunt .

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  8. Las Vegan Frank Mir flagged for possible drug test failureRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2016 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    Las Vegan Frank Mir has been informed by the United States Anti-Doping Agency of a potential violation of the Ultimate Fighting Championship's drug policy as a result of a test conducted on March 20, the organization announced late Friday. Mir, a Bonanza alum and the former heavyweight champion, was knocked out by Mark Hunt on that day in Brisbane, Australia, in the main event of UFC Fight Night 85. USADA is the independent administrator of the UFC's anti-doping program.

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  9. For dos Santos, Rothwell, time is of the essence at UFC Fight NightRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2016 | The Washington Post

    ... Reading List. You'll be able to access the story from your Reading List on any computer, tablet or smartphone. Frank Mir, left, falls backward after Junior dos Santos landed a punch in the second round during a UFC 146 heavyweight title bout in 201. ...

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  10. If I Did It: Cormier lost in space, Romero gets off easy, the Panama Papers, TrusTedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2016 | BloodyElbow

    ... keep this main event going -- send them my way." Super Samoan Mark Hunt , weeks removed from a walk away KO of Frank Mir tweeted, "I'm your man if jones needs a partner late minute call ups im in boiiiii juggernaut baby ready". And the internet ...

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  11. UFC Zagreb free full fight video: Junior dos Santos crushes Frank MirRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2016 | BloodyElbow

    Before Junior dos Santos faces Ben Rothwell in Sunday's UFC Zagreb main event, check out Junior's heavyweight title defense against Frank Mir from May 2012. On May 26th, 2012, the UFC promoted an all-heavyweight PPV main card, capped off with a main event between heavyweight champion Junior dos Santos and Alistair Overeem .

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  12. Why the CM Punk Experiment is Smarter Than it SeemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2016 | Cage Pages

    ... as experience in mixed martial arts as Lesnar was. That single fight on Lesnar's record prior to his fight with Frank Mir was in an event called Dynamite!! USA. It was an event that only received its promoter's license a week before the event took ...

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  13. 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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  14. Hindsight - UFC Brisbane: Hunt vs. Mir in retrospectRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2016 | BloodyElbow

    ... Mark Hunt. He's got no problem waiting you to death. And lately, waiting seems to have become a core part of Frank Mir's game. There are times when he's come out like a house on fire. Usually, when he (rightly) believes that he has a major advantage ...

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  15. Former UFC heavyweight champion Frank Mir says Mark Hunt is hardest hitter he has facedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2016 | Stuff.co.nz

    Former heavyweight champion Frank Mir was rich in his praise for Hunt after the 42-year-old knocked him out in the opening round of their fight. American Mir said Hunt's effort finally answered the question of who was the hardest hitter he had come up against.

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  16. Mark Hunt is the 'best puncher in the world'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2016 | The New Zealand Herald

    Mark Hunt delivers the knock out punch against Frank Mir during their UFC Heavyweight Bout at UFC Brisbane. Photo / Getty American fighter Frank Mir spoke recently for the first time since getting knocked out by Kiwi Mark Hunt last weekend in their Brisbane main event.

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  17. Not-sentimental Brock Lesnar lost his UFC title -- but doesn't care because he's filthy richRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2016 | MMA Mania

    ... (MMA) when he crossed over from pro wrestling back in 2008, setting a longstanding pay-per-view (PPV) record with Frank Mir roughly one year later. While he went in like a lion and out like a lamb , he brought a boatload of casual eyeballs to the ...

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  18. Mir: 'Immediately, I felt like I was under water' after Hunt punch, ref made good stoppageRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2016 | BloodyElbow

    "By far the hardest punch I've ever received in my career," Mir said of Mark Hunt's knockout blow at UFC Fight Night 85. UFC Fight Night 85 marked the 8th knockout loss of Frank Mir's career, and the former heavyweight champion is certain Mark Hunt packs the heaviest punch. "Super Samoan", who is a combat sports veteran of 68 professional fights, is known for his heavy hands and granite chin.

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  19. New York Poised To End Ban On Professional MMARead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2016 | CBS Local

    Mark Hunt throws a punch against Frank Mir during their UFC heavyweight bout at UFC Brisbane on March 20, 2016 in Brisbane, Australia. ALBANY, N.Y. - New York is poised to end its ban on professional mixed martial arts , the last state to prohibit the combat sport.

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  20. Ron Dufficy's raceday focus: RosehillRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2016 | The Mercury

    ... injury news with Shane Edwards and Brett Deledio both ruled out of Friday night's blockbuster against Collingwood. FRANK Mir is a twice UFC heavyweight champion and future Hall of Famer who has fought some scary men - and he just gave Mark Hunt a ...

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