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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...

Jul 15, 2015 7:09 am

Frank Mir: ‘Duffee’s Team Have To Hide Razor Blades’

“As far as Todd physically, people look at him and he looks like a physical dynamo. The average UFC fan just looks at him on the scale when we weigh-in and they are like ,’Oh my!’ When he takes his shirt off, he is quite impressive. And I think for two or three minutes he...

Jul 14, 2015 4:34 pm

Frank Mir: ‘The UFC Told Me Lesnar Was Coming Back’

Former UFC heavyweight champion Frank Mir has been busy preparing for his UFC Fight Night 71 main-event bout with Todd Duffee. Mir, who is coming off a knockout win over “Bigfoot” Silva, recently revealed an interesting story to MMAFighting’s Ariel Helwani while in attendance at Sunday’s TUF 21 Finale event. According to the heavyweight submission...

Jul 5, 2015 6:00 am

Free Fight! Frank Mir vs. Mirko Cro Cop (Full)

Mirko Cro Cop is one of the most devastating strikers to compete in MMA, and his high left kick has lead many opponents to a brutal KO. Frank Mir, a high level black belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and submission artist with wrestling skills, looks to win. Kings Of Volume — Punches In Bunches With Nate...

Apr 9, 2015 6:48 am

Frank Mir vs. Todd Duffee Booked As July Main Event

A heavyweight battle will headline July’s ‘UFC Fight Night 72’ event in San Diego, as UFC officials recently announced that former UFC heavyweight champion Frank Mir (17-9 MMA) will take on dangerous knockout artist Todd Duffee (9-2 MMA) in the card’s main event slot. Frank Mir recently snapped a four-fight losing skid by knocking out...

Mar 19, 2015 5:04 am

“Big Nog” Campaigning For Third Fight With Frank Mir

“I would love to fight Frank Mir. He’s a great opponent. After this fight with ‘Bigfoot’, everybody wants to see someone beat Frank Mir in Brazil. I want to fight him again. Fighting him would motivate me to come back to the gym and train even harder. It would be great, my dream. He just...

Mar 18, 2015 4:04 pm

Todd Duffee Calls Out Frank Mir

“I thought I was gonna get (Matt) Mitrione, but he got (Ben) Rothwell, and they’ve slowly matched up everyone in the top 15, it looks like, except one guy — so I’ve got to call him out. It’s not a grudge match – nothing like that. I have a lot of respect for the guy....

Feb 26, 2015 10:14 am

Frank Mir: ‘I would crush Brock Lesnar Now’

“I think I would crush [Lesnar] standing up now. I think that on the ground and stuff, I’ve worked with [2X FILA World Champion] Ricky Lundell and stuff a lot and learned how to nullify the wrestling. I wrestled three rounds with Daniel Cormier who’s an Olympic level wrestler and he had a difficult time...

Feb 23, 2015 11:29 am

Bisping And Stann Discuss What’s Next For Frank Mir

At 35 years old, Frank Mir snapped a 4-fight losing streak last night when he defeated Bigfoot Silva by TKO in the 1st round. With 15 UFC wins, in 24 Octagon appearances, with a total professional record of 17-9, Frank Mir can still fight with the best. Following his win over Bigfoot Silva last night...

Feb 23, 2015 9:12 am

Bigfoot Silva Apologizes To Fans, Congratulates Frank Mir

After going winless since 2011, Frank Mir returned to the win column last night in dominant fashion after defeating Bigfoot Silva in the 1st round via TKO. Following the bout, Bigfoot took to Facebook to congratulate his opponent on the win. Post by Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva. “Congratulation for the victory @thefrankmir you back after 4...

Feb 22, 2015 9:07 pm

Frank Mir: Rubber Match with Brock Lesnar is Always on Mind

Frank Mir made a return to the octagon tonight in winning fashion when he blasted through Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva. After the bout, it was rumored that Mir expressed interest in a rubber match with Brock Lesnar. During the post fight press conference, Mir confirmed that he wants another fight with “The Beast Incarnate” Brock Lesnar....

Feb 21, 2015 4:48 pm

Fight Night Porto Alegre: One on One with Frank Mir

UFC Correspondent Amanda Salvato talks with Frank Mir about his opponent, Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva, at Fight Night Porto Alegre. Mir speaks about Bigfoot’s heart, being the bad guy in Brazil, and more

Feb 19, 2015 4:30 am

Frank Mir Talks About This Weekend’s ‘Bigfoot’ Silva Fight

“I think Bigfoot has good counter right hand and a long reach. If you’re aggressive and take it to him, you can be successful. But if you let him off the hook, you’ll be unsuccessful.” Mir on how he has dealt with his current four-fight losing streak: “I took some time off. It was an...