Sign up for Yardbarker's daily Top 10 newsletter, the Morning Bark! Customize to get news on your favorite sports and teams.


Frank Mir Vs Antonio Silva Announced For UFC 184

A heavyweight fight between Frank Mir and Antonio ‘Bigfoot’ Silva has been announced for UFC 184 on February 28th in Los Angeles. By the time fight night arrives it’ll have been a year since Mir last set foot in the Octagon where he found himself on the wrong end of a unanimous decision against Alistair Overeem. That was the 35 year-old Mir’s fourth defeat in a row, having...
Via Fight Of The Night
November 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Frank Mir Returns Against Antonio ‘Bigfoot’ Silva at UFC 184

Without a doubt, this is do-or-die time for former heavyweight champion Frank Mir (pictured). On Wednesday, it was announced Mir will be fighting for his UFC life against Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva at UFC 184. Staples Center in Los Angeles, California hosts the February 28 festivities. Mir is in the midst of a four-fight losing skid. Many thought the UFC would have cut Mir after...
November 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Frank Mir returns at UFC 184 to face Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva

Former UFC heavyweight champion Frank Mir will return this February as he looks to stave off retirement and a future without fighting when he takes on Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva at UFC 184 in Los Angeles. Mir (16-9) hasn't fought since last February when he lost a unanimous decision to Alistair Overeem at UFC 169. The defeat moved Mir to 0-4 in his last four fights and put him on the...
Via Fox Sports
November 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Frank Mir wants rubber match with Brock Lesnar in the UFC

Are you interested in watching a Heavyweight on a four-fight losing streak take on a WWE wrestler who has shown no signs of wanting to return to the MMA landscape? Well if you are, than Frank Mir‘s idea of bringing Brock Lesnar back to the fold for a rubber match sounds right up your alley. Lesnar and Mir, both former UFC Heavyweight champions, fought twice back in 08-09, with...
Via Fight Hub TV
October 17, 2014  |  Discuss

WWE News: Former UFC Champion Picks Fight With Brock Lesnar

Former UFC Heavyweight Champion and multi record holder Frank Mir picked a fight with WWE World Heavyweight Champion “The Beast Incarnate” Brock Lesnar in an interview with Combate.   Brock Lesnar and Frank Mir formerly had an intense rivalry culminating in one win each for the pair, Brock Lesnar has not responded however it would mean he will be leaving WWE if the deal was...
Via Wrestling News Depot
October 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Frank Mir wants a rubber match with Brock Lesnar

Combate recently interviewed former UFC heavyweight champion Frank Mir, who shared on why he still dislikes his old rival Brock Lesnar, his rivalry with Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira, and more. Below are some highlights: Mir on if he would accept a rubber match with Lesnar: “I think that his comeback would be good for MMA. He’s still popular, people know who he is and he brings attention...
Via WZR Online
October 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Alistair Overeem Dominates Frank Mir at UFC 169 (Video Highlights)

If UFC 169 was a loser-leaves-town match between Alistair Overeem (pictured) and Frank Mir, then it looks like Mir’s 12-year UFC career came to an end on Saturday night. Both heavyweights entered the shootout needing to collect a win – Mir had dropped three straight, while Overeem was riding a two-fight skid. Overeem was less Ubereem than usual, shedding some mass in favor of...
February 02, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC 169 Fighter Salaries, Attendance & Gate

  The Demolition Man did just that to Frank Mir last night at UFC 169, plus Alistair Overeem walked out of the cage with the biggest paycheck. Before we go any further, we should note that the New Jersey Athletic Commission doesn't release fighter pay info, so none of the following salary data for the event is official.  However, you can get a fairly accurate picture of...
Via MMA Manifesto
February 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Alistair Overeem Earns Comfortable Decision Win Over Frank Mir At UFC 169

Alistair Overeem fought at a measured pace tonight at UFC 169, hurting Frank Mir badly in the first round before taking a ‘safety first’ approach as he cruised to a unanimous decision victory. Round One: A kick from Mir starts the action, but it misses and Overeem responds with a punch to the stomach. A quick exchange and they go back to circling each other. They briefly clinch...
Via Fight Of The Night
February 01, 2014  |  Discuss

TVP: Mir sleeps Kongo in Memphis

Heading into his fight at UFC 169, Frank Mir finds himself in a bit of a pickle. The veteran of 22 UFC fights finds himself closer to the proverbial chopping block than he ever has in his career. Mir has spent over a decade with the UFC, and during that time he's never dropped consecutive fights, until now. Mir will enter the octagon on Saturday night looking to end a not one, not...
Via hov-mma
January 29, 2014  |  Discuss

MMA News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Fox Sports Digital Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.

Three quarterbacks who could be traded this offseason

Jon Lester and the Cubs

Report: NFL players used 'horny juice'

Top 10 worst NBA related commercials of all-time

Phelps gets probation for DUI

NFL coaches on hot seat in Week 16

The Roy Williams-Terrell Owens horse collar turns 10

Most underpaid NFL players in 2014

Gronk jokes about Brady compliment

In Matt Kemp, did the Dodgers find a pigeon in Padres?

Why the Saints are legit playoff threat

Impact of U.S.-Cuba relations on MLB

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.