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Former UFC heavyweight champion Frank Mir has unfinished business with Brock Lesnar. The pair were pivotal to the sport's boom period highlighted by UFC 100 in 2009. With Lesnar's help, Mir believes he can recapture some of that momentum despite riding an 0-4 skid since 2012. "I think that [Lesnar's] come back would be good for MMA," Mir told Combate (via Bloody Elbow). "He's still popular, people know who he is and he brings attention. We are tied with one win each. I would enjoy a rubber match read news >>

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Mir said that he would like to "welcome" Lesnar back to the octagon and confessed that he felt bad about breaking Nogueira's arm. Aside from a possible third fight with Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira, Frank Mir eyes a potential trilogy fight with Brock Lesnar, who, once again, is speculated to return to the octagon. Both of the former Heavyweight champions have one win against each other and they could settle their score in a third fight. In an interview to Combate.com, Mir praised "Minotauro" and off read news >>

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Evolve MMA is expanding and a third new location which is situated on Orchard Road in the heart of Singapore's shopping district set to open its doors this week. Orchard Road is a 2.2 kilometre-long boulevard that is regarded as the retail and entertainment hub of Singapore. It is a huge tourist attraction and the most popular shopping enclave in the city state and from this Wednesday onward, it will also be a destination for aspiring mixed martial artists. The Orchard Road facility is set to be read news >>

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Dan Henderson wants to return to the UFC middleweight division next year. When he does, he’s angling for a matchup with top contender Ronaldo Souza.Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, UFC read news >>

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Former UFC middleweight kingpin Anderson Silva revealed that he will not rule out a potential trilogy fight with Chris Weidman. It was just a few short months ago that Anderson Silva had explained that he was no longer interested in regaining his middleweight title or avenging his losses to Chris Weidman. Now it appears the former middleweight kingpin has changed his mind. While he does not predict an immediate title shot following his comeback bout against Nick Diaz in January at UFC 183, he me read news >>

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Following several near misses in his career, Marvin Blumer plans to blow the door wide open at RFA 19 on Friday night. read news >>

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UFC light-heavyweight competitor Alexander Gustafsson expressed his interest in facing Rashad Evans in his next octagon outing. It seems Rashad Evans is not the only one that thinks a match-up against Alexander Gustafsson makes perfect sense. "The Mauler" was present at the UFC Fight Night: Stockholm Q & A session, where he responded to a question asking whether he would be interested in facing Rashad Evans in his next octagon outing. "I want to fight Rashad (Evans) too." Gustafsson said in his read news >>

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is less than two days removed from its upcoming UFC Fight Night 53 mixed martial arts (MMA) event at the Ericsson Globe Arena, headlined by welterweight wunderkind Gunnar Nelson as he takes on venerable 170-pound contender Rick Story, with the full card (see it here) streaming live on the promotion's new "Fight Pass" digital network. See what happens when "Gunni" and "Horror" come face-to-face in Stockholm, Sweden, after pounding the pads in anticipation of S read news >>

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"Notorious" says moving up a weight class won't affect his fight style because he has competed at 155-pounds previously ... and achieved similar success. Conor McGregor has yet to conquer the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) featherweight division -- even though he's off to a mighty fine start -- but the fiery Irishmen has his eyes set on an eventual move up to the lightweight division. After knocking out Dustin Poirier at UFC 178 this past weekend (Sat., Sept 27, 2014) in Las Vegas, Nevada read news >>

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Conor McGregor says he's open to competing at lightweight after he wins the title in a featherweight division full of 'rookies and has-beens'. Following his impressive knockout win over Dustin Poirier that likely shoots him up the division's rankings, Conor McGregor had some choice words about the rest of the featherweights in the UFC's roster. He spoke about it during the UFC 178 post-fight press conference: The division seems to be full of rookies and has-beens. I’m just sitting here enjoying read news >>

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UFC heavyweight Mark Hunt is looking to return to the octagon in November against Josh Barnett. Following his KO victory against Roy Nelson, Mark Hunt is pushing for a quick turnaround in Sydney this coming November. The opponent that he has in mind for the event is 'The Warmaster' Josh Barnett, whom he faced eight years ago in PRIDE. "I was thinking, Josh Barnett, he's one above me at number five, maybe Dana can put me and him on that show, on Sydney," Hunt said on Monday's edition of The MMA H read news >>

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