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UFC on FOX 13: Alistair Overeem preparing for Stefan Struve fight by 'hurting his sparring partners'

Don't believe him? Just ask Jon Jones and Andrei Arlovski. Like fellow heavyweight contender Frank Mir, Alistair Overeem needs a win in a big way. But unlike his Jackson-Winkeljohn teammate, Overeem doesn't feel like his upcoming bout against Stefan Struve -- which goes down this weekend (Sat. Show More Summary

UFC 184: Frank Mir's future hinges on 'significant performance' against Bigfoot Silva

And when you constantly fight the best in the world, picking up a win is easier said than done. After dropping four consecutive fights, many believed Frank Mir's time inside the Octagon was near an end. The former Ultimate Fighting Championship...Show More Summary

UFC 181 'Embedded' video blog, Ep. 4: Cameo carousel feat. Matt Hughes, Frank Mir, some guy in the Army, and more!

Rapid fire! Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) continues to crank out the "Embedded" pre-fight video blogs for UFC 181 (see the first three here, here, and here) ahead of tomorrow night's (Sat., Dec. 6, 2014) "Hendricks vs. Lawler 2" pay-per-view (PPV) extravaganza (results here). Show More Summary

UFC 184: Bigfoot Silva has what it takes to submit Frank Mir

Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight champion, Frank Mir, is scheduled to return to mixed martial arts (MMA) action after a one-year hiatus when he collides with Antonio Silva at UFC 184, scheduled for Feb. 28, 2014...Show More Summary

Antonio Silva vs. Frank Mir Booked for UFC 184, Miesha Tate vs. Sara McMann a Go for UFC 183

(#ForaWin. Via Mir's Instagram.) According to a report on Wednesday's edition of UFC Tonight, heavyweight staples Frank Mir and Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva have been booked to throw down at UFC 184: Weidman vs. Belfort in Los Angeles. In...Show More Summary

Frank Mir vs Bigfoot Silva fight added to stacked UFC 184 line up

Go big or go home... Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Heavyweight champion, Frank Mir, is scheduled to return to mixed martial arts (MMA) action after a one-year hiatus when he collides with Antonio Silva at UFC 184. "UFCShow More Summary

Frank Mir vs. Antonio Silva Slated for UFC 184 in February

UFC 184 on February 28, 2015, continues to get better and better. On Wednesday evening, the UFC announced the addition of a top-15 heavyweight battle between Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva (18-6-1) and Frank Mir (16-9). Eighth-ranked Silva will be coming off a knockout loss to Andrei Arlovski, and he is winless in his last three outings. Show More Summary

Minotauro Nogueira: Frank Mir needs a UFC win and I need to stop 'choking'

Who's ready for part three? Sounds like Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira, who is still "choking" about his loss to Frank Mir back in late 2011. That's when "Minotauro" had his arm crushed like a bag of potato chips, despite handling the former...Show More Summary

Alistair Overeem and 4 UFC Fighters Most in Need of a Victory

All fighters age. Sometimes, even those in their prime lose a step or are unable to compete with today’s blend of diverse mixed martial artists. In fact, the following men—Alistair Overeem, Dan Henderson, Frank Mir, Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira...Show More Summary

Frank Mir on when -- or if -- he'll ever fight in UFC again: 'I really don't know'

Good thing Brendan Schaub has no trouble finding opponents. Despite being called out by "Big Brown," former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight champion Frank Mir is no closer to making his Octagon return, following a dreadful...Show More Summary

Watch Ep. 6 of 'The Reem' documentary series: 'The Foundation' (Season 3)

The latest episode of the Alistair Overeem documentary series, "The Reem," was released on Wednesday. Follow the UFC heavyweight behind the scenes for his last fight against Frank Mir at UFC 169, his appearance on The MMA Hour with Ariel...Show More Summary

Ben Rothwell Perfect Foe for Alistair Overeem as He Looks to Rebuild Momentum

Alistair Overeem avoided a three-fight losing streak at UFC 169 in February when he pounded on Frank Mir for 15 minutes en route to a unanimous-decision victory. As "The Reem" looks to get back in the title conversation in the heavyweight...Show More Summary

Brendan Schaub wants to fight 'cocky' Frank Mir, tells EA Sports to 'suck a d--k' for UFC video game snub

Ear Muffs! "Big Brown" isn't too happy with EA Sports for leaving him off the new UFC video game. If while scrolling through the heavyweight roster on the new EA Sports UFC video game, you caught yourself wondering why you can't choose...Show More Summary

On This Day in MMA History: Frank Mir Breaks Tim Sylvia’s Arm, Ken Shamrock KO’s Kimo at UFC 48: Payback

It might be hard to believe when looking at him now, but there was a time not too long ago when Tim Sylvia was paid money to compete in physical activities. I know right? I'm seriously. It was the mid-2000's, and "The Maine-iac" weighed in at a svelte 265 pounds. Show More Summary

The 7 Most Prolific Submission Artists in UFC History

With three submissions in a row, Royce Gracie became the first UFC tournament champion. Since then, submissions have played a huge role in UFC history. From Frank Mir becoming heavyweight champion by breaking Tim Sylvia's arm to JonShow More Summary

UFC Fight Night 39 results: Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira wants one last Frank Mir fight before retiring

Frank Mir knocked out Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira, then submitted "Minotauro" in their rematch. Now, the Brazilian wants to get one of those finishes back before calling it a career. There's just no easy way to say it: Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira...Show More Summary

Frank Mir Taking Time off, Not Cut from UFC, According to Manager

When Frank Mir and Alistair Overeem fought each other at UFC 169, fans might as well have dubbed it a "loser leaves town match." But it seems like the man who lost, Mir, isn't leaving the UFC anytime soon. Mir's manager, Malki Kawa,Show More Summary

Frank Mir not cut, but taking time off following loss to Alistair Overeem at UFC 169

Mir has competed every year since his 2006 return and could probably use a break. Talk about a rough couple of years. Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight champion Frank Mir has dropped four consecutive mixed martial...Show More Summary

Alistair Overeem still nursing injured rib, timetable for UFC return unclear

"The Reem's" return to the Octagon is still up in the air due to a hurting rib. An injury he fought with when he dominated Frank Mir at UFC 169 last month. Alistair Overeem's return to the Octagon might be later, rather than sooner. According...Show More Summary

UFC World Podcast with Gareth A Davies: Mike Dolce says Frank Mir to 205; John Lineker to 135

On this week's UFC World Podcast, Mike Dolce, Jonathan Chaimberg and Israel's first fighter to join the UFC roster, Noad Ladat, join host Gareth A Davies. Dolce discusses his extraordinary childhood, growing up as the son of a thoroughbred horse breeder, revealing why and how he increased his body weight to 280lbs+ as a powerlifter, [...]

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