Former UFC heavyweight champion Frank Mir believes that the winner of Junior dos Santos and Shane Carwin at UFC 131 in June is the deserving No. 1 contender in the UFC heavyweight division. But he also believes, especially since Brock Lesnar is currently removed from the picture, that his fight with Roy Nelson at UFC 130 on Saturday night will determine the clear No. 2 contender.
They are friends before and will be after the fight, both men seeing this as nothing more than competition, but Mir is going to be looking to take Nelson out on Saturday night and take that next step back towards the belt he once wore around his waist.
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The headlining stars of UFC 211 - Stipe Miocic, Junior Dos Santos, Joanna Jedrzejczyk and Jessica Andrade - spoke Thursday, and they predicted fireworks for next week's big event in Dallas read news >>
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The heavyweight title is back on the line next week in Dallas with a highly anticipated rematch. Filed under: Featured, Featured Videos, News, UFC, Videos read news >>
In 2014, Stipe Miocic and Junior Dos Santos engaged in an epic five-round battle that saw "Cigano" emerge with a razor-close victory. They rematch on May 13. read news >>
Check out the first fight between current heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic and Junior Dos Santos, which won Fight of the Night honors back in 2014. read news >>
In advance of the most anticipated event thus far in 2017, UFC will host a media conference call on Thursday at 1 p.m. ET with the main and co-main eventers. read news >>
There can only be one true baddest man on the planet, the way ex-UFC heavyweight champ Junior Dos Santos sees it. Why not find out who?Filed under: Featured, News, UFC read news >>
Jon Anik talks with Sean Shelby and Mick Maynard to break down some of the intriguing bouts set to take place at UFC 211 on May 13 in Dallas. read news >>
Go inside the lives and gyms of two champions. Stipe Miocic focuses on retaining his heavyweight belt and redeeming a loss to former champ Junior Dos Santos. read news >>