Getting Ready for UFC 169: Frank Mir Bucks His Submissions to Flatten Mirko Cro Cop (Fight Video)

January 22, 2014
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(Courtesy of UFC.com)

Much more widely know for his submission abilities at the time, Frank Mir surprised many with his third-round knockout of the “King of the Knockouts,” Mirko “Cro Cop” Filipovic at UFC 119.

Mir next steps into the Octagon at UFC 169 on Feb. 1, to face another man regarded for his knockout power, Alistair Overeem.

But first, check out Mir’s impressive finish of Cro Cop.

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  • SHOWNIG

    actually it was a lameduck fight and he ended up knocking him out at the end of the third round

  • goat

    it wasn’t in the 1st, it was in the 3rd

    • http://www.MMAWeekly.com/ Ken Pishna – MMAWeekly

      Good catch… brain fart on our end.

  • Dragon Kid

    Of all Mir fights this had to be shown, horrible fight. Would’ve showed the first Mir vs Big Nog from ufc 92 instead.

  • Jimmy Rebel

    both Alistair and Mir will probably get knocked out before they even make it to the octagon.