Mirko Filipovic

"Cro Cop"
  • Weight: 227 lbs
  • Height: 6'2"
  • Reach: 185.42"
  • Age: 39
wins28
71% 20 Knockouts
18% 5 Submissions
11% 3 Decisions
losses11
45% 5 Knockouts
27% 3 Submissions
27% 3 Decisions
Last 5 Fights
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  • Mirko Filipovic’s Team Has a Different Set of Rules for Pick Up Basketball (VIDEO)
    December 13, 2012

    It’s hard to tell what combat sport Mirko "Cro Cop" Filipovic will show up in next, and in fact Fighters.com thinks he may have started a a pugilistic endeavor of his own.  We have no idea what the headkick artist is...

    It’s hard to tell what combat sport Mirko "Cro Cop" Filipovic will show up in next, and in fact Fighters.com thinks he may have started a a pugilistic endeavor of his own.  We have no idea what the headkick artist is saying, but man they sure have a fun game of pick up at work on break. As he prepares for his next K-1 victim,  check out team Crocop playing MMA Basketball!Fight Channel posted: Photo Credit:...

  • Mirko Filipovic: “I want to retire as the old ‘Cro Cop’.”
    October 22, 2011

    If his bout against Roy Nelson at UFC 137 was a round of poker, Mirko Filipovic would be going all-in based on the current hand he’s holding. A loser of two straight with a 4-5 record in the Octagon after a storied...

    If his bout against Roy Nelson at UFC 137 was a round of poker, Mirko Filipovic would be going all-in based on the current hand he’s holding. A loser of two straight with a 4-5 record in the Octagon after a storied career in Japan, next weekend’s fight very well may be his last unless he comes out of the event with his hand raised. It’s a set of circumstances “Cro Cop” has not only accepted but welcomes, his objectivity and integrity overshadowing any the lingering need to compete for selfish...

  • Mirko Filipovic makes sweet music with Pat Barry outside of the cage
    October 21, 2011

    Fans only moderately familiar with Mirko Filipovic may view the PRIDE icon as a cold-blooded kickboxing machine given the no-nonsense look he wears on his face from beginning to end on fight night. That being said,...

    Fans only moderately familiar with Mirko Filipovic may view the PRIDE icon as a cold-blooded kickboxing machine given the no-nonsense look he wears on his face from beginning to end on fight night. That being said, outside of the ring “Cro Cop” is actually known for having an incredible sense of humor and being somewhat of a prankster. Comparably, fellow UFC heavyweight Pat Barry has never been accused of taking life too seriously and might be mistakenly seen by some as only having an arsenal of devastating...

  • Striking Will Determine The Winner Of Frank Mir vs. Mirko Cro Cop Filipovic At UFC 119
    September 7, 2010

    When it was reported that Frank Mir would be taking on Mirko "Cro Cop" Filipovic at UFC 119, MMA fans around the world rejoiced.  After all, almost no one wanted to see a rematch between Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira and...

    When it was reported that Frank Mir would be taking on Mirko "Cro Cop" Filipovic at UFC 119, MMA fans around the world rejoiced.  After all, almost no one wanted to see a rematch between Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira and Mir, especially considering how one-sided Mir's victory over him the last time was.  Furthering things, Cro Cop is still one of the most popular fighters in the world today, even if he has lost more than one step since arriving in the UFC in 2007.  Of course, right after fans realized who would be...

  • Mirko “Cro Cop” Filipovic Fighting For His Legacy Against Frank Mir At UFC 119
    August 25, 2010

    It's rare that a fighter can change so much with just one fight, but when it comes to Mirko "Cro Cop" Filipovic taking on Frank Mir at UFC 119, that's the case.  Cro Cop is a bona fide MMA legend due to the feared high...

    It's rare that a fighter can change so much with just one fight, but when it comes to Mirko "Cro Cop" Filipovic taking on Frank Mir at UFC 119, that's the case.  Cro Cop is a bona fide MMA legend due to the feared high kicks, excellent striking skills, and solid takedown defense he showed from 2002 through 2006 while competing for the PRIDE organization.  But as PRIDE began its fall, Cro Cop signed with the UFC.  Most thought that he would simply run through their heavyweight division.  They were...