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  1. Frank Mir Overcomes the Odds Yet Again with Knockout of Bigfoot SilvaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2015 | BleacherReport

    Frank Mir , after spending over 380 days on the sidelines, returned to the Octagon in Brazil on Sunday night to try to put a stop to a four-fight losing streak. It is surprising that he returned at all.

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  2. Frank Mir vs. Antonio Silva: What We Learned from Heavyweight TiltRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2015 | BleacherReport

    Their UFC Fight Night 61 clash led a night full of unprecedented upsets, spine-tingling knockouts and downright gritty action in front of an always-hungry Brazilian crowd in Porto On the strength of some very impressive striking, the 35-year-old dropped Silva early in Round 1 with a devastating left hook and followed up with some nasty elbows from top position to secure the TKO victory. Considering this was such a quick and one-sided affair, the left hook that Mir threw early in the first round is the most memorable moment of this fight.

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  3. By the Numbers: UFC Fight NightRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2015 | Sherdog

    After more than a year away from the Octagon, Frank Mir looked rejuvenated in South America. The former heavyweight champion made short work of Antonio Silva in the UFC Fight Night main event, finishing the massive Brazilian in a little less than two minutes at Gigantinho Gymnasium in Porto Alegre, Brazil, on Sunday night.

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  4. UFC Fight Night 61 results: Frank Mir flattens 'Bigfoot' Silva in first round on night of upsetsRead the original story

    Feb 22, 2015 | MMAFighting.com

    The former UFC heavyweight champion knocked out Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva at 1:40 of the first round in the main event of UFC Fight Night 61 on Sunday in Porto Alegre, Brazil. Mir was the capper on a card that featured 10 of 11 underdogs winning.

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  5. UFC Fight Night 61 in Tweets: Pros react to Frank Mir vs. 'Bigfoot'...Read the original story

    Feb 22, 2015 | MMAFighting.com

    There was no other way for a historic night of the underdog to end. Frank Mir , for the first time in four years, left the Octagon victorious on Sunday, knocking Antonio Silva out with a ferocious first-round blitz at the tender age of 35. The stunning revival of the former UFC heavyweight champion capped off a UFC Fight Night 61 card already overflowing with upsets, and for many of the pros on Twitter, it set off a wild celebration as the old dog proved he still had some bite left in those bones.

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  6. UFC Fight Night 61 bonuses: Frank Mir, three others earn extra $50,000Read the original story

    Feb 22, 2015 | MMAFighting.com

    Frank Mir was one of four fighters to earn a $50,000 Performance of the Night bonuse Sunday night in Porto Alegre, Brazil. Mir delivered a first-round KO of Bigfoot Silva in the UFC Fight Night 61 main event, earning his first win since UFC 140 on Dec. 10, 2011.

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  7. UFC Fight Night: Bigfoot vs. Mir results - Frank Mir KOs Bigfoot Silva in 100 secondsRead the original story

    Feb 22, 2015 | BloodyElbow

    See who came away victorious in the UFC Fight Night main event between heavyweights Frank Mir and Antonio Silva in Porto Alegre, Brazil. Former UFC heavyweight champion Frank Mir hadn't won a fight in 4 years, and his opponent Antonio Silva was without a win in his last 3. Barring a draw or a no contest, someone's unwanted streak had to come to an end.

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  8. UFC Fight Night: Bigfoot vs. Mir results and post-fight analysisRead the original story

    Feb 22, 2015 | BloodyElbow

    ... card opener. Everything else was Underdog City, which torpedoed my predictions directly into the sewer. Frank Mir capped off the night with a brutal knockout of Antonio Silva in less than 2 minutes, which was a fitting end to a generally poor night ...

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  9. UFC Fight Night 61 Results: Michael Johnson Takes the Nod, Calls Out Benson HendersonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2015 | MMA Weekly

    ... e wanted to see Benson Henderson versus the winner of this. Benson, I know you don't have anybody, so lets do it." Frank Mir defeated Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva in the first round of their main event at UFC Fight Night 61 on Saturday in Brazil.

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  10. UFC Fight Night Bonuses: Mir, Alvey, Reneau, Dwyer Earn $50K in Porto AlegreRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2015 | Sherdog

    Frank Mir , Sam Alvey , Marion Reneau and Matt Dwyer each earned an additional $50,000 for their efforts at UFC Fight Night "Bigfoot vs. Mir" on Sunday night. The 11-fight event took place at Gigantinho Gymnasium in Porto Alegre, Brazil, and aired on Fox Sports 1. The Ultimate Fighting Championship did not issue a "Fight of the Night" bonus.

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  11. UFC Fight Night 61 Results: Winners, Scorecards from Bigfoot vs. Mir Fight CardRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2015 | BleacherReport

    According to the final odds posted by Odds Shark , nine straight winners were considered underdogs when the final odds posted. Of course that meant Frank Mir had his hand raised in the final match of the evening.

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  12. Frank Mir Ends Drought, Steamrolls Antonio 'Bigfoot' Silva in UFC Fight Night HeadlinerRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2015 | Sherdog

    Frank Mir made up for lost time -- 1,170 days of it. Mir wiped out Antonio Silva with a sneaky left hook and follow-up punches and elbows in the UFC Fight Night "Mir vs. Bigfoot" headliner on Sunday at Gigantinho Gymnasium in Porto Alegre, Brazil.

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  13. UFC Fight Night: Bigfoot vs. MirRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2015 | Houston Chronicle

    The UFC returns to Brazil for a rare Sunday fight card featuring a headlining heavyweight fight between Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva and former champion Frank Mir. Mir, who has been out of action for over a year, will look to put a stop to a four-fight losing streak.

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  14. UFC Fight Night 61 stream: 'Mir vs Bigfoot' live results, updates, recaps and moreRead the original story

    Feb 22, 2015 | MMA Mania

    UFC Fight Night 61 results live online : UFC returns to FOX Sports 1 again TONIGHT with "Mir. vs Bigfoot," which features a Heavyweight potential "Loser Leaves Town" match between former division champion, Frank Mir, against hometown favorite, Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva, from inside Gigantinho Gymnasium in Porto Alegre, Brazil.

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  15. UFC Fight Night 61: Mir vs. Bigfoot live results, play by play, discussionRead the original story

    Feb 22, 2015 | BloodyElbow

    Live and in-depth coverage of tonight's UFC event from Brazil starring heavyweights Frank Mir and Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva. Join us tonight on Bloody Elbow for live results, detailed play-by-play and discussion as UFC Fight Night: Mir vs. Bigfoot takes place from the Gigantinho Gymnasium in Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil.

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  16. UFC 184: Rousey vs. Zingano fight cardRead the original story

    Feb 1, 2015 | BloodyElbow

    ... Ronaldo Souza contracted pneumonia and is out of his main card fight with Yoel Romero, and Antonio Silva versus Frank Mir was moved to Brazil because that card's main event of Rashad Evans and Glover Teixeira was called off. As a result, Ronda ...

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  17. MMA rankings: Jon Jones retains top light-heavyweight spotRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    It was an uneventful month for heavyweight MMA. The biggest bout next month takes place February 22 when Frank Mir seeks to rebound from a four fight losing streak against Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva.

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  18. UFC Fight Night 61: Will Frank Mir retire with a loss to Bigfoot Silva?Read the original story

    Jan 23, 2015 | MMA Mania

    Frank Mir has been asked to head south for the winter to headline the upcoming UFC Fight Night 61 mixed martial arts event on Sun., Feb. 22, 2015 on FOX Sports 1, which takes place inside Gigantinho Gymnasium in Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil. That's because his performance will dictate his future, as a great fight -- even in defeat -- won't be enough to prompt him to retire.

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  19. UFC Heads to Poland in April with Cro Cop-Gonzaga II, Manuwa-BlachowiczRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | BleacherReport

    ... This will be Cro Cop's first UFC bout since 2011, when he stepped away from the UFC after a three-fight skid to Frank Mir, Brendan Schaub and Roy Nelson, all of which came via knockout or TKO. In their last bout, Gonzaga famously knocked out the ...

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  20. Happy to fight in Brazil, Frank Mir wants to take 'Bigfoot' Silva down and submit himRead the original story

    Jan 22, 2015 | BloodyElbow

    The former UFC Heavyweight champion said that he is honored to fight in the birthplace of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and wants to use his ground skills to win. Frank Mir is aware of the urgency for a win in the UFC after four losses in a row and he'll have his opportunity on February 22, in the main event of UFC Fight Night: Mir vs. Bigfoot , versus Antonio Silva .

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