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Bellator 198 press conference video

At the Bellator 198 press conference, the top Bellator 198 fighters, including Frank Mir and Fedor Emelianenko, will answer questions from the media Thursday afternoon. The press conference is expected …read more

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Fedor Emelianenko, Frank Mir break down their long-awaited Bellator 198 fight

(This story first was published at USATODAY.com.)
ROSEMONT, Ill. – For someone once revered as one of the most feared mixed martial arts heavyweights in the world, Fedor Emelianenko doesn’t cut …read more

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Frank Mir expects some nerves ahead of return vs. Fedor at Bellator 198

ROSEMONT, Ill. – After more than two years on the sidelines, Frank Mir knows he may have to deal with some nerves before he returns Saturday night.
Mir (18-11 MMA, 0-0 …read more

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Posted on April 26, 2018, 12:46 am By
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Watch the Bellator 198: Fedor vs. Mir Press Conference Live, Thursday at 1 PM ET

Fedor Emelianenko and Frank Mir headline Bellator 198 and field questions, live on Thursday at the pre-fight press conference. …read more

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Posted on April 25, 2018, 11:46 pm By
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Fedor Emelianenko not worried about legacy or Frank Mir's size at Bellator 198

ROSEMONT, Ill. – Fedor Emelianenko knows you’re probably out there talking about how much bigger Frank Mir is going to be compared to him Saturday night, but he doesn’t really …read more

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Bellator 198 breakdown: Fedor Emelianenko vs. Frank Mir a matter of who's evolved more

MMAjunkie Radio cohost and MMAjunkie contributor Dan Tom provides an in-depth breakdown of all of Bellator’s top bouts. Today, we look at Bellator 198’s main event.
Fedor Emelianenko (36-5 MMA, 0-1 …read more

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Frank Mir, Fedor Emelianenko, and a true legacy fight

Frank Mir discusses why a bout with MMA legend Fedor Emelianenko — finally taking place Saturday in Chicago — has been on his mind for more than a decade. …read more

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Fedor Emelianenko on Frank Mir Matchup at Bellator 198: Size Doesn’t Matter

Former Pride Fighting Championships heavyweight champion Fedor Emelianenko will face former Ultimate Fighting Championship heavyweight champion Frank Mir in the main event of Bellator 198 this Saturday at Allstate Arena …read more

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Mir: I would like to make sure a third Lesnar fight occurs

Former UFC heavyweight champion Frank Mir is expecting a third fight against Brock Lesnar to happen. Nine years ago, Brock Lesnar and Frank Mir fought each other in a …read more

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Posted on April 25, 2018, 2:16 pm By
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John McCarthy has waited to see Fedor Emelianenko vs. Frank Mir for over 10 years

Fedor Emelianenko vs. Frank Mir is a matchup once thought to be considered only for the realm of fantasy. And yet, it’s on the verge of becoming a reality, which …read more

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Bellator 198 pre-event facts: Frank Mir brings decorated UFC resume to Bellator

The next major Bellator event takes place Saturday with Bellator 198 going down at Allstate Arena in Rosemont, Ill., near Chicago. It airs on Paramount following prelims on MMAjunkie.
The third …read more

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Be Patient! Frank Mir Working On Brock Lesnar Trilogy

Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight champion, Frank Mir, gave World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) import Brock Lesnar the death penalty rudest of welcomes at the UFC 81 pay-per-view (PPV) event …read more

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Posted on April 24, 2018, 8:16 pm By
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Fedor Emelianenko Not Worried Over Frank Mir’s Size Advantage

Fedor Emelianenko has never been fazed by size disadvantages and he won’t start now. Emelianenko will meet Frank Mir in a Bellator Heavyweight Grand Prix bout. “The Last Emperor” will …read more

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Posted on April 24, 2018, 6:16 pm By
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Frank Mir sees clear path to tourney title if he gets past Fedor Emelianenko at Bellator 198

Frank Mir is not looking past Fedor Emelianenko, but if he can beat the former PRIDE champion in the opening round of the Bellator World Heavyweight Grand Prix on Saturday …read more

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Bellator 198: Fedor vs. Mir – April 28

Date: April 28, 2018
Venue: Allstate Arena in Rosemont, Illinois
TV: Paramount Network
Main Card:
265lbs- Fedor Emelianenko (36-5) vs. Frank Mir (18-11) ***Bellator Heavyweight Grand-Prix Quarterfinal
145lbs- Emmanuel Sanchez (16-3) vs. Sam Sicilia (15-8)
170lbs- …read more

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Countdown to Fedor Emelianenko vs. Frank Mir: Episode 2

As we get closer to fight day, Frank Mir spends “Family Time” on the mat, while Fedor discusses his desire to bring the belt back to Russia. …read more

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'Bellator 198 Countdown,' No. 2: Frank Mir's greater purpose against 'the soul of Russia'

Bellator MMA’s heavyweight grand prix continues next week, and the promotion is rolling out a special two-part series previewing the highly anticipated matchup between Fedor Emelianenko and Frank Mir.
Ex-PRIDE FC …read more

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Bellator 198 Countdown, Episode 2: ‘Fedor is the soul of Russia’

In the second episode of the Countdown series leading up to Bellator 198 on April 28, Frank Mir talks about the inspiration provided by his children, Fedor Emelianenko cracks a …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

Daily Debate: Ahead of Bellator 198, what's your pick for Fedor Emelianenko vs. Frank Mir?

Bellator’s heavyweight grand prix continues next week with a dream matchup in the opening round.
A fight MMA fans were clamoring for years ago finally will come to fruition when Fedor …read more

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Bellator 198 Countdown, Episode 1: ‘Let’s show him your eye of the tiger’

In the first of episode of the Countdown series leading up to Bellator 198 on April 28, Fedor Emelianenko trains in his native Russia, while Frank Mir stops by the …read more

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Countdown to Fedor Emelianenko vs. Frank Mir: Episode 1

Bellator MMA traveled to Russia to train with Fedor Emelianenko, featured Frank Mir at the famed Mayweather Gym in Vegas and later went behind the scenes. …read more

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'Bellator 198 Countdown,' No. 1: Fedor returns to 'the place where I became the man I am now'

Bellator MMA’s heavyweight grand prix continues this month, and the promotion is rolling out a special two-part series previewing the highly anticipated matchup between Fedor Emelianenko and Frank Mir.
Ex-PRIDE FC …read more

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UFC heavyweight Josh Barnett sues supplement maker alleged to have caused positive drug test

Aug 31, 2013; Milwaukee, WI, USA; Josh Barnett reacts after beating Frank Mir (not pictured) during the UFC-164 bout at BMO Harris Bradley Center. Mandatory Credit: Benny Sieu-USA TODAY …read more

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Posted on April 10, 2018, 10:16 pm By
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Video: Watch Jacked Fedor Ruin Heavy Bag

Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight champion, Frank Mir, is set to collide with ex-PRIDE FC 265-pound kingpin Fedor Emelianenko as part of the Bellator Heavyweight Grand Prix Tournament.
Get all …read more

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Behind the scenes of Fedor Emelianenko, Frank Mir training camps before Bellator 198

Bellator’s heavyweight tournament will continue in a month when a pair of legends finally meet.
Bellator 198 takes place April 29 in Rosemont, Ill., outside Chicago. In the main event, Fedor …read more

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Stream or download MMAjunkie Radio #2649 with Angelo Reyes, Mohammed Usman, Jamall Emmers

Stream or download Tuesday’s episode of MMAjunkie Radio with guests Angelo Reyes, Mohammed Usman and Jamall Emmers.
MMA striking coach Reyes, who is currently preparing Frank Mir for his heavyweight tournament …read more

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Watch MMAjunkie Radio here (1 p.m. ET) with Angelo Reyes, Mohammed Usman, Jamall Emmers

MMAjunkie Radio kicks off today at 1 p.m. ET (10 a.m. PT) with guests Angelo Reyes, Mohammed Usman and Jamall Emmers.
Reyes, our in-studio guest host, corners Frank Mir against fellow …read more

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