UFC 103 co-headliners Mirko Cro Cop and Junior Dos Santos both look ready to deliver an explosive bout on Saturday night. The weight advantage goes to Cigano, as he weighed 236 ...


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.

"Im 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: