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Comeback Complete, Mir Now Aims for Consistency
07/09/2009
Thomas Gerbasi- December 27, 2008. MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. This is where the story could have ended. After a motorcycle accident that broke his leg and almost took his career and life, a series of spotty performances and a trip to rock bottom emotionally, Frank Mir finally won back a portion of the heavyweight title that he never lost in the Octagon and he did it with a spectacular knockout of a man who had never been knocked out before, Antonio Rodrigo Minotauro' Nogueira. If it was a Hollywood movie, this would be when the music kicked in and the credits started to roll. Click here for the full story.