UFC: Mirko Cro Cop replaces Big Nog at UFC 119 main event

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UFC: Mirko Cro Cop replaces Big Nog at UFC 119 main event

Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira injuried his hip during training for his main event fight and rematch verse Frank Mir. So now, Mirko Cro Cop who is on a 2 fight win streak is stepping in for Big Nog. Cro Cop is coming off his comeback win over Pat Barry which after the fight Mirko pondered retirement. Now, he will fight again and verse a tough opponent. Frank Mir is mostly noted for his solid ground game and brutal submissions. Cro Cop is better suited if this match stays on their feet. Cro Cop skills on the ground are no match for Frank Mir’s. A tough fight for Cro Cop to take but it could catapult him up in the heavyweight division.

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