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post #1 of 24 (permalink) Old 11-08-2008, 01:46 PM Thread Starter
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Frank Mir confirms he would rematch Brock Lesnar

Former UFC heavyweight champion and current “Ultimate Fighter” coach, Frank Mir has confirmed that he would fight Brock Lesnar again, going as far as to say he would prefer to fight him than current champion Randy Couture.

Speaking to Setanta Sports News, Mir said:

“I’d rather fight Brock than Randy. Randy has been dealing with MMA for a lot longer and he knows how to fight off submissions to a greater degree than Brock does.”

“Brock’s only trained for two or three years. I’ve been doing it a lot longer. But Randy’s ability to stop my submissions would be about the same as my ability to stop his takedowns.”

“He’s been wrestling for 18 years - I’ve been doing martial arts since I was four, so I’ve been practicing for 25 years. For him to catch up on the submissions game is going to be one heck of a feat.”

While Brock Lesnar faces Randy Couture next weekend at UFC 91 for the heavyweight title, Mir himself has a date with destiny at UFC 92 on December 27th against interim champion Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira.

Mir may get what he wants if both are successful, with the winners set to square off for the undisputed title at some point next year. Lesnar has already spoke of his desire to face Mir again, saying that the two know it will be very different second time around.

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Who have you got in a rematch?

Fedor fights I want to see..

Fedor vs. Josh Barnett
Fedor vs. Randy Couture
Fedor vs. Tim Sylvia - DEMOLISHED
Fedor vs. Andrei Arlovski - DEMOLISHED

hmmmmm, i wonder how many become reality..

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Mir subs him again

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Ugh...Mir by sub again...Wouldn't even be interested in this.
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Mir will add new win in his career
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Lesnar TKO R1.
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Im losing my mind i could of swore i replied to this thread already today right when it was posted. Maybe not shitty day at work anyway I choose Lesnar because he should of won the first fight imo if it wasnt stood up to prematurely. He was pounding mir pretty good. Anything could happen though.
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Mir subs him again. He better understands Brocks power and will be better prepared to deal with it.

Brock will take him down no worries, but until he shows he knows what to do when he's down there - its only a matter of time before he makes a mistake and mir takes a limb or his neck. Brock had forever to finish Herring, and just couldn't do it....he just doesn't know how.

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mir via heel hook
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This rematch won't happen because Nogueira is going to make Mir a stain on the octagon mat.

Even if by some freak accident Mir won, I may actually pick Lesnar to knock him out in the rematch.

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Originally Posted by Fedor>all View Post
This rematch won't happen because Nogueira is going to make Mir a stain on the octagon mat.
agreed. i'd like to see Mir and Lesnar in a rematch though because i like Frank Mir and i'd be interested in seeing if he was lucky or not first time around

I reckon i'd have jon jones
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