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Dec 5, 2015 6:31 pm

Frank Mir recalls the time naked UFC & Pride vet beat up critic

We’ve heard some pretty wild stories about fighters getting in altercations outside of the cage, but this story about a UFC and Pride FC veteran beating up a critic in the street while naked has to take the prize. UFC legend Frank Mir spoke on his podcast, which was transcribed by MMAMania to recall the...

Sep 26, 2015 2:39 pm

UFC Heavyweight Frank Mir Signs New 8 Fight Contract

Looks like UFC heavyweight Frank Mir won’t be going anywhere anytime soon. The vet announced, via his Instagram, that he has signed a new 8-fight contract with the promotion. Mir’s last fight was anything but legendary. He fought fellow champ Andrei Arlovski in a fight that many were expecting to be the fight of the...

Sep 24, 2015 6:05 am

Frank Mir And Andrei Arlovski Are Both Willing To Do A Rematch

Well the first time it didn’t really go so well, so maybe let’s try it again. UFC heavyweights Frank Mir and Andrei Arlovski met in a highly anticipated scrap back at UFC 191 and boy did it not live up to the hype. Perhaps the anticipation for the fight was too high, especially considering the...

Sep 18, 2015 6:51 am

Frank Mir Was ‘Shocked’ He Didn’t Get The Judges Nod In Arlovski Fight

Some people were shocked at the end of a less than stellar fight between UFC heavyweights Andrei Arlovski and Frank Mir, when the judges gave the decision to Arlovksi. It was a close fight in the eyes of many who said it probably could have one either way, but there are also those who state...


Sep 12, 2015 12:01 am

WATCH! That Time Jon Jones And Frank Mir Went After Each Other

Jon Jones is still out of action, with no end in sight, following that alleged hit and run incident. The UFC suspended him indefinitely and stripped him of his title. He’s currently waiting to see if felony charges will be brought against him. We really haven’t seen much of Jones, aside from a little bit...

Sep 11, 2015 8:38 pm

UFC Exec Tries To Explain Frank Mir Adderall Situation

Yesterday, on Thursday, it was reported that USADA granted UFC heavyweight Frank Mir a therapeutic use exemption for Adderall ahead of his fight with Andrei Arlovski. It was also reported that after that, the Nevada State Athletic Commission then denied that same exemption, before the fight with Arlovski. It’s a little confusing. Now, the UFC’s...

Sep 10, 2015 2:57 pm

Report: USADA Told Frank Mir He Could Use Adderall Before Arlovski Fight

  Following a report that came out on Wednesday about Floyd Mayweather using a banned IV before his fight with Manny Pacquiao, it now seems as though the United States Anti-Doping Agency and the Nevada State Athletic Commission were also at odds over a recent UFC fighter. So a quick rundown of that Mayweather report....

Sep 6, 2015 6:42 am

Dana White Thinks Frank Mir Beat Andrei Arlovski At UFC 191

  A lot of people were expecting a war between former UFC heavyweight champions Andrei Arlovski and Frank Mir when they fought each other at UFC 191. Instead they went three rounds with a lot of clinching and not a lot of solid striking. Let’s be honest, our expectations were perhaps a bit high after...

Sep 5, 2015 10:31 pm

REPLAY! Andrei Arlovski Stays Busy, Beats Frank Mir In Three Rounds (Highlights)

Check out the highlights from UFC 191’s co-main event between former heavyweight champions Frank Mir and Andrei Arlovski. It didn’t exactly play out how a lot of people expected it to go, but Arlovski ended up picking up the decision win and remains in the title picture. Check it out! The Best Training Room You’ll...

Sep 5, 2015 9:03 pm

UFC 191 Results: Andrei ‘The Pitbull’ Arlovski Does Enough To Beat Frank Mir

UFC heavyweights and former champions Andrei Arlovski and Frank Mir battled it out to see who would get closer to a title shot. Arlovski landed a nice right, then Mir clinched and pushed him to the cage. They separated and returned to striking. Arlovski used his jab, throwing it out there often. Then Mir pushed...

Sep 5, 2015 1:12 pm

Frank Mir Wants Title Shot With Win Over Arlovski

  Former UFC heavyweight champion Frank Mir will look to get closer to another shot at the gold when he takes on fellow former champ Andrei Arlovski at UFC 191. The two are on similar paths, coming back to the top of the division after dealing with stretches of losses and hard times. It’s assumed...

Sep 2, 2015 5:00 pm

Frank Mir Has An Important Message For The Internet Trolls Out There

Former UFC heavyweight champion Frank Mir will take on fellow former champ Andrei Arlovski at UFC 191 in a fight that will most likely determine the next title challenger. Mir has won two straight, knock out victories over Bigfoot Silva and Todd Duffee, but before that he was on a rough four fight losing streak,...

Aug 30, 2015 10:11 pm

REPLAY! Countdown to UFC 191: Andrei Arlovski vs Frank Mir

UFC 191 Countdown goes all-access inside the training camps of six elite fighters set to square off in Las Vegas. In this segment, resurging heavyweights Andrei Arlovski and Frank Mir brace for a matchup that’s been brewing for a decade. The Best Training Room You’ll Probably Ever See — D.C., Rockhold, Khabib, Velasquez All Training...

Aug 30, 2015 3:32 pm

Frank Mir: The heavyweight division is the best it’s ever been

When spectators look at the talent pool in the sport of mixed martial arts, no other current fight promotion compare to the Ultimate Fighting Championship. There is no shortage of talent in the light heavyweight, welterweight or lightweight divisions; The top five fighters in those weight classes could be champions on any given day! There...

Aug 27, 2015 7:29 am

Frank Mir: ‘This Is The Best I’ve Ever Been’

Former UFC heavyweight champion Frank Mir (18-9 MMA) is enjoying a career resurgence, this after earning back-to-back first-round knockout victories over opponents Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva and Todd Duffee. The 36-year-old, who heard cries for his retirement following a four-fight losing skid that stretched from 2012-2014, recently told FOX Sports that he is not only still...

Aug 22, 2015 10:35 am

Frank Mir: ‘Werdum vs. Velasquez Is A 50/50 Fight’

The UFC heavyweight title will once again be on the line when Fabricio Werdum meets Cain Velasquez in the octagon. The rematch will take place at a yet to be announced venue and date, but fans and fighters have already started debating how the second fight will go down. There are plenty who point to...

Aug 20, 2015 9:25 am

Frank Mir’s Not Happy With Arlovski Fight

UFC heavyweight Frank Mir isn’t exactly jumping up and down about his upcoming fight with Andrei Arlovski. Mir talked to the Review Journal about his match with former champ Arlovski and pointed out that it’s not a fight he really wanted to have at this point in both of their careers. Here’s what he said:...

Aug 14, 2015 3:25 am

OMG! UFC Just Released Frank Mir Breaking Sylvia’s Arm Fight Replay

‘At first the fans booed, but changed their minds as soon as they saw the replay of Syliva’s arm breaking during Mir’s arm bar attempt. Next watch Frank Mir take on the hard hitting Andrei Arlovski at UFC 191, in Las Vegas.’ Check out the video of Frank Mir breaking Tim Sylvia’s arm. It’s a...

Aug 4, 2015 6:39 am

Heavyweight Clash Frank Mir vs. Andrei Arlovski added to UFC 191

It was reported earlier this week, but on the UFC 190 broadcast this past weekend it was confirmed by the UFC that heavyweights Frank Mir and Andrei Arlovski will in fact clash at UFC 191. UFC 191 will take place on Sept. 5 in Las Vegas and will feature a main event flyweight title fight...

Jul 30, 2015 4:15 am

Andrei Arlovski Vs. Frank Mir Eyed For UFC 191

Talk about a blast from the past. A fight between UFC heavyweights Andrei Arlovski and Frank Mir is being targeted for UFC 191, which takes place on Sept. 5. According to UFC Tonight, the UFC is looking to put that fight together, but as of yet, nothing has been made official. Both fighters are on...

Jul 19, 2015 6:18 pm

Frank Mir Reflects on Jose Aldo’s WEC Debut

Before Jose Aldo became one of the greatest featherweights to fight in the Ultimate Fighting Championship, he was just another fighter with an impressive record making his debut on American soil. Boasting an impressive record of 10-1, Jose Aldo made his WEC debut in 2008 against Alexandre Franca Nogueira. Former WEC commentator Frank Mir knew...

Jul 16, 2015 9:43 am

Frank Mir: ‘It Would Be An Honor To Fight Fedor’

Frank Mir added another amazing finish to his highlight reel at last night’s UFC Fight Night event in San Diego, when he floored Todd Duffee with a brutal left hand in the opening round of their main event fight. The former UFC heavyweight champion has fought a legendary list of heavyweights during his MMA career...

Jul 16, 2015 9:34 am

Frank Mir Almost Retired After Losing To Overeem

“I really was. After the Overeem fight, I kept asking myself, why do I keep putting my family through this?” “I don’t think anyone will contest that among professional athletes, fighters are in a really selfish position. I don’t mean that in a negative way. We have to put ourselves first in our training, and...

Jul 16, 2015 8:57 am

REPLAY! Frank Mir’s Octagon Interview

‘Hear from former UFC heavyweight champ Frank Mir following his KO win over Todd Duffee.’ Kings Of Volume — Punches In Bunches With Nate Diaz And Richard Perez

Jul 16, 2015 6:41 am

UFC Fighters React To Frank Mir’s One-Punch KO Over Duffee

Last night at UFC Fight Night San Diego Frank Mir shocked the world again by standing and trading with Todd Duffee, instead of trying to get the fight to the ground. He ate a few big shots but eventually connected with a massive left hand that put Duffee out cold. It was a beautiful one-punch...

Jul 16, 2015 12:01 am

Frank Mir Birthing A Boy?

Frank Mir got it done Wednesday night when he KO’d Todd Duffee in the first round of their main event fight. A lot of talk prior to the fight was about Mir’s weight and physique. He weighed in pretty heavy at the weigh-ins and certainly didn’t look like Duffee, as far as having a shredded...

Jul 15, 2015 10:40 pm

‘UFN 71’ Bonus Report: Frank Mir Grabs $50K For Faceplant KO Over Duffee

Frank Mir put a major exclamation on Wednesday’s night of fights. In the main event Mir landed a punch that put Todd Duffee’s lights out in the first round. In the co-main lightweights Tony Ferguson and Josh Thomson went to war and it was Ferguson who came out on top. Four fighters picked up an...

Jul 15, 2015 10:01 pm

UFN 71 Results: Frank Mir Knocks Duffee Out Cold In Round 1

The heavyweights went to war in the night’s main event when Todd Duffee took on veteran Frank Mir. Fighters did not touch gloves before the fight. It didn’t take long for these two to start throwing bombs. It was like watching rock’m sock’m robots. These two went at it from the start. Mir landed several...