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Sherdog
Kneeing Groins and Making Coinstimes and never had a point deducted by referee “Big” John McCarthy, defining w
Kneeing Groins and Making Coins
Sherdog / Posted 14 days ago
times and never had a point deducted by referee “Big” John McCarthy, defining what would become the Kongo blueprint. From Frank Mir to Roy Nelson to Mark Hunt, almost every superior striker Kongo has fought has put hands on his face, forcing him... Read more
21d
Sherdog
Alistair Overeem: 5 Defining Momentstitles -- Strikeforce, then K-1 and now Dream -- and I promise you all that I’m
Alistair Overeem: 5 Defining Moments
Sherdog / Posted 21 days ago
titles -- Strikeforce, then K-1 and now Dream -- and I promise you all that I’m going to keep giving you great fights.” Consider the promise kept, as wins over Lesnar, dos Santos, Andrei Arlovski, Roy Nelson, Frank Mir and Stefan Struve have follow... Read more
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Sherdog
UFC 203 Statistical Matchup Analysis: Miocic vs. Overeema takedown, and when he does attempt one, it is usually from the clinch. His ta
UFC 203 Statistical Matchup Analysis: Miocic vs. Overeem
Sherdog / Posted 21 days ago
a takedown, and when he does attempt one, it is usually from the clinch. His takedown defense is stalwart, though. Only Frank Mir and Fabricio Werdum have taken him down in his recent run. It is worth noting that even though Mir and Werdum are... Read more
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21d
Yahoo Sports
UFC 203: How the once-arrogant Alistair Overeem earned a title shoton the verge of a finish in both fights, when Silva and Browne rallied. A comp
UFC 203: How the once-arrogant Alistair Overeem earned a title shot
Yahoo Sports / Posted 21 days ago
on the verge of a finish in both fights, when Silva and Browne rallied. A comprehensive win over ex-heavyweight champion Frank Mir at UFC 169 seemed to put him on the road to the title again, but he failed to capitalize. He was knocked out in the... Read more
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22d
Sherdog
Shane Carwin to Pursue Comeback As Free Agent After Parting Ways with UFCfinishes to begin his MMA career — including four in the UFC. He captured inter
Shane Carwin to Pursue Comeback As Free Agent After Parting Ways with UFC
Sherdog / Posted 22 days ago
finishes to begin his MMA career — including four in the UFC. He captured interim gold with a first-round knockout of Frank Mir at UFC 111 and had then champion Brock Lesnar reeling in the opening stanza at UFC 116 before submitting to an... Read more
24d
Sherdog
The Bottom Line: Stipe Miocic’s Uphill Climbheavyweight champions haven’t been as durable as champions in other divisions.
The Bottom Line: Stipe Miocic’s Uphill Climb
Sherdog / Posted 24 days ago
heavyweight champions haven’t been as durable as champions in other divisions. Injuries have ended title runs (Bas Rutten, Frank Mir), limited effectiveness (Brock Lesnar, Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira) and diminished fight regularity (Cain Velasquez).... Read more
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28d
Sherdog
A Logical Character Sketch of a Logical Mannot above twisting the knife. When Abbott returned to the Octagon at UFC 41, Si
A Logical Character Sketch of a Logical Man
Sherdog / Posted 28 days ago
not above twisting the knife. When Abbott returned to the Octagon at UFC 41, Silva booked him against his close friend, Frank Mir, who chained 40 submissions on a hapless Abbott before submitting him with a toehold. When he was forced to book... Read more
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TSN
Laprise back on home soil at UFC Vancouverwas a world away from his Canadian fan base as he took on Ross Pearson at the U
Laprise back on home soil at UFC Vancouver
TSN / Posted 1 months ago
was a world away from his Canadian fan base as he took on Ross Pearson at the UFC Brisbane card headlined by Mark Hunt and Frank Mir in March of this year. Laprise accepted the fight on a week's notice after Pearson's initial opponent was forced... Read more

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