Mirko: I\'m Off to Japan
ZAGREB, February 13, 2008 – Former PRIDE Open Weight Grand Prix Champion Mirko "Cro Cop" Filipovic has made a long awaited official announcement.
"I’m off to Tokyo" Cro Cop has proclaimed, followed by the announcement on his blog (www.mma-id.com/CROCOP):
"A big announcement will come straight from Japan tomorrow (February 13).
When the official part is done I'll be able to provide more information about everything,
and believe me, I have many things to say.
What you could easily guess by now is that I won't be retiring.
I'll keep on fighting, it's my life, it's what I do."
On Friday, February 15, Cro Cop will post an announcement about his future in mixed martial arts at his MMA-ID blog: