Mirko Filipovic

Mirko "Cro Cop" Filipovic

First Name: Mirko Last Name: Filipovic
Nickname: Cro Cop
Date of Birth: Sep 10, 1974 Age: 49
Weight: 103.0 Height: 188.4
Reach: 185.0
Location: Zagreb, Croatia
Hometown: Vinkovci, Croatia
Fighting Styles: Kickboxing
Affiliations: Cro Cop Squad Gym, Tigar Gym, Vos Gym
Fight Stats
Record 38 - 11 - 2, 1 NC Last 5 Fights
Total Fights 52 fights Professional Fights 52 fights
Amateur Fights 0 fights Years Fighting 22 years
Days Last Fought 1841 days Rounds Fought 91 rounds
Finish Wins 34 finishes Finish Losses 8 finish losses
Finish Win Percentage 89 % Finish Loss Percentage 72 %
Knockout Wins 9 KOs Knockout Losses 4 KO losses
TKO Wins 20 TKOs TKO Losses 2 TKO losses
KO/TKO Win Percentage 76 % KO/TKO Loss Percentage 54 %
Submission Wins 5 subs Submission Losses 2 sub losses
Submission Win Percentage 13 % Submission Loss Percentage 18 %
Decision Wins 4 decision wins Decision Losses 3 decision losses
Decision Win Percentage 10 % Decision Loss Percentage 27 %
Unanimous Decision Wins 4 UD wins Unanimous Decision Losses 1 UD losses
Split Decision Wins 0 SD wins Split Decision Losses 1 SD losses

Professional Fights

Mirko Cro Cop
Win

Mirko Cro Cop

(37 - 11 - 2, 1 NC)

Bellator 216

February 16, 2019 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville, Connecticut, United States

Decision (Unanimous) Round: 3 Time: 5:00

Roy Nelson
Loss

Roy Nelson

(23 - 17)
Mirko Cro Cop
Win

Mirko Cro Cop

(36 - 11 - 2, 1 NC)

Rizin FF

September 30, 2018 Sunday
3 AM ET / 12 AM PT

Saitama Super Arena, Saitama, Saitama, Japan

TKO (Doctor Stoppage) Round: 1 Time: 4:58

Roque Martinez
Loss

Roque Martinez

(13 - 6 - 2)
Mirko Cro Cop
Win

Mirko Cro Cop

(35 - 11 - 2, 1 NC)

Rizin Fighting World Grand Prix 2017

December 31, 2017 Sunday
1 AM ET / 10 PM PT

Saitama Super Arena, Saitama, Saitama, Japan

TKO (Corner Stoppage) Round: 1 Time: 1:02

Tsuyoshi Kosaka
Loss

Tsuyoshi Kosaka

(27 - 19 - 2)
Mirko Cro Cop
Win

Mirko Cro Cop

(33 - 11 - 2, 1 NC)

Rizin 4

December 31, 2016 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Saitama Super Arena, Saitama, Saitama, Japan

KO (Punches) Round: 1 Time: 2:03

Amir Aliakbari
Loss

Amir Aliakbari

(4 - 0)
Mirko Cro Cop
Win

Mirko Cro Cop

(33 - 11 - 2, 1 NC)

Rizin 4

December 31, 2016 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Saitama Super Arena, Saitama, Saitama, Japan

KO (Knee to the Body) Round: 1 Time: 0:49

Baruto
Loss

Baruto

(3 - 0)
Mirko Cro Cop
Win

Mirko Cro Cop

(32 - 11 - 2, 1 NC)

Rizin 3

December 29, 2016 Thursday
5 AM ET / 2 AM PT

Saitama Super Arena, Saitama, Saitama, Japan

TKO (Punches) Round: 2 Time: 1:41

King Mo
Loss

King Mo

(21 - 5, 1 NC)
Mirko Cro Cop
Win

Mirko Cro Cop

(31 - 11 - 2, 1 NC)

Rizin 2

September 25, 2016 Sunday
2 AM ET / 11 PM PT

Saitama Super Arena, Saitama, Saitama, Japan

Submission (Arm-Triangle Choke) Round: 1 Time: 2:20

Mirko Cro Cop
Win

Mirko Cro Cop

(30 - 11 - 2, 1 NC)

UFC Fight Night 64

April 11, 2015 Saturday
3 PM ET / 12 PM PT

Krakow Arena, Krakow, Lesser Poland, Poland

TKO (Elbows and Punches) Round: 3 Time: 3:30

Gabriel Gonzaga
Loss

Gabriel Gonzaga

(16 - 9)
Mirko Cro Cop
Win

Mirko Cro Cop

(29 - 11 - 2, 1 NC)

Inoki Bom-Ba-Ye 2014

December 31, 2014 Wednesday
3 AM ET / 12 AM PT

Ryogoku Kokugikan, Tokyo, Japan

TKO (Head Kick and Punches) Round: 2 Time: 5:00

Satoshi Ishii
Loss

Satoshi Ishii

(13 - 4 - 1)
Mirko Cro Cop
Win

Mirko Cro Cop

(28 - 11 - 2, 1 NC)

IGF - Inoki Genome Fight 2

August 23, 2014 Saturday
3 AM ET / 12 AM PT

Ryogoku Kokugikan, Tokyo, Japan

TKO (Doctor Stoppage) Round: 2 Time: 2:37

Satoshi Ishii
Loss

Satoshi Ishii

(13 - 3 - 1)
Mirko Cro Cop
Loss

Mirko Cro Cop

(28 - 10 - 2, 1 NC)

Legend - Part 2: Invasion

November 08, 2013 Friday
11 AM ET / 8 AM PT

Moscow, Russia

Submission (Scarf Hold) Round: 1 Time: 4:42

Aleksei Oleinik
Win

Aleksei Oleinik

(50 - 9 - 1)
Mirko Cro Cop
Win

Mirko Cro Cop

(27 - 10 - 2, 1 NC)

IGF - Inoki Bom-Ba-Ye 2012

December 31, 2012 Monday
3 AM ET / 12 AM PT

Ryogoku Kokugikan, Sumida, Tokyo, Japan

Submission (Armbar) Round: 1 Time: 1:18

Shinichi Suzukawa
Loss

Shinichi Suzukawa

(DEBUT)
Mirko Cro Cop
Loss

Mirko Cro Cop

(27 - 9 - 2, 1 NC)

UFC 137

October 29, 2011 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Mandalay Bay Events Center, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States

TKO (Punches) Round: 3 Time: 1:30

Roy Nelson
Win

Roy Nelson

(15 - 7)
Mirko Cro Cop
Loss

Mirko Cro Cop

(27 - 8 - 2, 1 NC)

UFC 128

March 19, 2011 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Prudential Center, Newark, New Jersey, United States

KO (Punch) Round: 3 Time: 3:44

Mirko Cro Cop
Loss

Mirko Cro Cop

(27 - 7 - 2, 1 NC)

UFC 119

September 25, 2010 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Conseco Fieldhouse, Indianapolis, Indiana, United States

KO (Knee) Round: 3 Time: 4:02

Frank Mir
Win

Frank Mir

(13 - 5)
Mirko Cro Cop
Win

Mirko Cro Cop

(26 - 7 - 2, 1 NC)

UFC 115

June 12, 2010 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

GM Place, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) Round: 3 Time: 4:30

Patrick Barry
Loss

Patrick Barry

(5 - 1)
Mirko Cro Cop
Win

Mirko Cro Cop

(25 - 7 - 2, 1 NC)

UFC 110

February 20, 2010 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Acer Arena, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

TKO (Doctor Stoppage) Round: 2 Time: 5:00

Anthony Perosh
Loss

Anthony Perosh

(10 - 5)
Mirko Cro Cop
Loss

Mirko Cro Cop

(25 - 6 - 2, 1 NC)

UFC 103

September 19, 2009 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

American Airlines Center, Dallas, Texas, United States

TKO (Submission to Punch) Round: 3 Time: 2:00

Mirko Cro Cop
Win

Mirko Cro Cop

(24 - 6 - 2, 1 NC)

UFC 99

June 13, 2009 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Lanxess Arena, Cologne, Germany

TKO (Punches) Round: 1 Time: 3:06

Mirko Cro Cop
Win

Mirko Cro Cop

(23 - 6 - 2, 1 NC)

K-1

December 31, 2008 Wednesday
3 AM ET / 12 AM PT

Saitama Super Arena, Saitama, Japan

TKO (Low Kick) Round: 1 Time: 6:32

Hong Man Choi
Loss

Hong Man Choi

(1 - 1)
Mirko Cro Cop
NC

Mirko Cro Cop

(23 - 6 - 2)

Dream 6

September 23, 2008 Tuesday
3 AM ET / 12 AM PT

Saitama Super Arena, Saitama, Japan

No Contest (Knee to the Groin) Round: 1 Time: 6:09

Mirko Cro Cop
Win

Mirko Cro Cop

(22 - 6 - 2)

Dream 1

March 15, 2008 Saturday
3 AM ET / 12 AM PT

Saitama Super Arena, Saitama, Japan

TKO (Punches) Round: 1 Time: 0:56

Mirko Cro Cop
Loss

Mirko Cro Cop

(22 - 5 - 2)

UFC 75

September 08, 2007 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

O2 Arena, London, England

Decision (Unanimous) Round: 3 Time: 5:00

Cheick Kongo
Win

Cheick Kongo

(10 - 3 - 1)
Mirko Cro Cop
Loss

Mirko Cro Cop

(22 - 4 - 2)

UFC 70

April 21, 2007 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Manchester Evening News Arena, Manchester, Lancashire, England

KO (Head Kick) Round: 1 Time: 4:51

Mirko Cro Cop
Win

Mirko Cro Cop

(21 - 4 - 2)

UFC 67

February 03, 2007 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Mandalay Bay Events Center, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States

TKO (Punches) Round: 1 Time: 4:33

Eddie Sanchez
Loss

Eddie Sanchez

(8 - 0)
Mirko Cro Cop
Win

Mirko Cro Cop

(19 - 4 - 2)

Final Conflict Absolute

September 10, 2006 Sunday
3 AM ET / 12 AM PT

Saitama Super Arena, Saitama, Japan

TKO (Submission to Punches) Round: 1 Time: 5:32

Mirko Cro Cop
Win

Mirko Cro Cop

(19 - 4 - 2)

Final Conflict Absolute

September 10, 2006 Sunday
3 AM ET / 12 AM PT

Saitama Super Arena, Saitama, Japan

KO (Head Kick) Round: 1 Time: 5:26

Wanderlei Silva
Loss

Wanderlei Silva

(31 - 5 - 1, 1 NC)
Mirko Cro Cop
Win

Mirko Cro Cop

(18 - 4 - 2)

Critical Countdown Absolute

July 01, 2006 Saturday
3 AM ET / 12 AM PT

Saitama Super Arena, Saitama, Japan

TKO (Leg Kicks) Round: 1 Time: 7:38

Hidehiko Yoshida
Loss

Hidehiko Yoshida

(7 - 3 - 1)
Mirko Cro Cop
Win

Mirko Cro Cop

(17 - 4 - 2)

Total Elimination Absolute

May 05, 2006 Friday
3 AM ET / 12 AM PT

Osaka Dome, Osaka, Japan

TKO (Punches) Round: 1 Time: 1:10

Ikuhisa Minowa
Loss

Ikuhisa Minowa

(32 - 23 - 8)
Mirko Cro Cop
Loss

Mirko Cro Cop

(17 - 3 - 2)

Shockwave 2005

December 31, 2005 Saturday
3 AM ET / 12 AM PT

Saitama Super Arena, Saitama, Japan

Decision (Split) Round: 3 Time: 5:00

Mark Hunt
Win

Mark Hunt

(2 - 1)
Mirko Cro Cop
Win

Mirko Cro Cop

(16 - 3 - 2)

Pride 30

October 23, 2005 Sunday
3 AM ET / 12 AM PT

Saitama Super Arena, Saitama, Japan

Decision (Unanimous) Round: 3 Time: 5:00

Mirko Cro Cop
Loss

Mirko Cro Cop

(16 - 2 - 2)

Final Conflict 2005

August 28, 2005 Sunday
3 AM ET / 12 AM PT

Saitama Super Arena, Saitama, Japan

Decision (Unaminous) Round: 3 Time: 5:00

Fedor Emelianenko
Win

Fedor Emelianenko

(22 - 1, 1 NC)
Mirko Cro Cop
Win

Mirko Cro Cop

(15 - 2 - 2)

Critical Countdown 2005

June 26, 2005 Sunday
3 AM ET / 12 AM PT

Saitama Super Arena, Saitama, Japan

KO (Kick to the Body) Round: 1 Time: 3:53

Ibragim Magomedov
Loss

Ibragim Magomedov

(13 - 2)
Mirko Cro Cop
Win

Mirko Cro Cop

(14 - 2 - 2)

Pride 29

February 20, 2005 Sunday
3 AM ET / 12 AM PT

Saitama Super Arena, Saitama, Japan

KO (Punches) Round: 1 Time: 3:40

Mark Coleman
Loss

Mark Coleman

(13 - 6)
Mirko Cro Cop
Win

Mirko Cro Cop

(13 - 2 - 2)

Shockwave 2004

December 31, 2004 Friday
3 AM ET / 12 AM PT

Saitama Super Arena, Saitama, Japan

Submission (Guillotine Choke) Round: 1 Time: 0:41

Kevin Randleman
Loss

Kevin Randleman

(15 - 9)
Mirko Cro Cop
Win

Mirko Cro Cop

(12 - 2 - 2)

Pride 28

October 31, 2004 Sunday
3 AM ET / 12 AM PT

Saitama Super Arena, Saitama, Japan

Submission (Shoulder Injury) Round: 1 Time: 0:46

Mirko Cro Cop
Win

Mirko Cro Cop

(11 - 2 - 2)

Final Conflict 2004

August 15, 2004 Sunday
3 AM ET / 12 AM PT

Saitama Super Arena, Saitama, Japan

KO (Head Kick and Punches) Round: 1 Time: 2:09

Mirko Cro Cop
Win

Mirko Cro Cop

(10 - 2 - 2)

Pride - Bushido 4

July 19, 2004 Monday
3 AM ET / 12 AM PT

Nagoya Rainbow HallNagoya, Aichi, Japan

KO (Punches and Soccer Kick) Round: 1 Time: 1:00

Shungo Oyama
Loss

Shungo Oyama

(2 - 5)
Mirko Cro Cop
Win

Mirko Cro Cop

(9 - 2 - 2)

Bushido 3

May 23, 2004 Sunday
3 AM ET / 12 AM PT

Yokohama Arena, Yokohama, Kanagawa, Japan

Decision (Unanimous) Round: 2 Time: 5:00

Hiromitsu Kanehara
Loss

Hiromitsu Kanehara

(15 - 10 - 1)
Mirko Cro Cop
Loss

Mirko Cro Cop

(9 - 1 - 2)

Total Elimination 2004

April 25, 2004 Sunday
3 AM ET / 12 AM PT

Saitama Super Arena, Saitama, Japan

KO (Punches) Round: 1 Time: 1:57

Mirko Cro Cop
Win

Mirko Cro Cop

(8 - 1 - 2)

Pride Bushido 2

February 15, 2004 Sunday
3 AM ET / 12 AM PT

Yokohama Arena, Yokohama, Kanagawa, Japan

TKO (Punches) Round: 1 Time: 2:12

Yoshihisa Yamamoto
Loss

Yoshihisa Yamamoto

(14 - 16 - 1)
Mirko Cro Cop
Win

Mirko Cro Cop

(7 - 1 - 2)

Pride 27

February 01, 2004 Sunday
3 AM ET / 12 AM PT

Osaka Castle Hall, Osaka, Japan

TKO (Soccer Kicks) Round: 1 Time: 4:37

Ron Waterman
Loss

Ron Waterman

(10 - 1 - 2)
Mirko Cro Cop
Loss

Mirko Cro Cop

(7 - 0 - 2)

Final Conflict 2003

November 09, 2003 Sunday
3 AM ET / 12 AM PT

Tokyo Dome, Tokyo, Japan

Submission (Armbar) Round: 2 Time: 1:45

Mirko Cro Cop
Win

Mirko Cro Cop

(6 - 0 - 2)

Pride Bushido 1

October 05, 2003 Sunday
3 AM ET / 12 AM PT

Saitama Super Arena, Saitama, Japan

KO (Head Kick) Round: 1 Time: 0:46

Mirko Cro Cop
Win

Mirko Cro Cop

(5 - 0 - 2)

Total Elimination 2003

August 10, 2003 Sunday
3 AM ET / 12 AM PT

Saitama Super Arena, Saitama, Japan

KO (Head Kick) Round: 1 Time: 1:29

Igor Vovchanchyn
Loss

Igor Vovchanchyn

(50 - 7, 1 NC)
Mirko Cro Cop
Win

Mirko Cro Cop

(4 - 0 - 2)

Pride 26

June 08, 2003 Sunday
3 AM ET / 12 AM PT

Yokohama Arena, Yokohama, Kanagawa, Japan

TKO (Kick to the Body and Punches) Round: 1 Time: 3:17

Heath Herring
Loss

Heath Herring

(20 - 8)
Mirko Cro Cop
Win

Mirko Cro Cop

(3 - 0 - 2)

Inoki Bom-Ba-Ye 2002

December 31, 2002 Tuesday
3 AM ET / 12 AM PT

Saitama Super Arena Saitama, Japan

Decision (Unanimous) Round: 3 Time: 5:00

Mirko Cro Cop
Win

Mirko Cro Cop

(2 - 0 - 2)

Pride FC - Shockwave

August 28, 2002 Wednesday
3 AM ET / 12 AM PT

Tokyo National Stadium, Tokyo, Japan

TKO (Eye Injury) Round: 2 Time: 5:00

Kazushi Sakuraba
Loss

Kazushi Sakuraba

(13 - 4 - 1, 1 NC)
Mirko Cro Cop
Draw

Mirko Cro Cop

(2 - 0 - 1)

Pride 20

April 28, 2002 Sunday
3 AM ET / 12 AM PT

Yokohama Arena, Yokohama, Kanagawa, Japan

Draw Round: 5 Time: 3:00

Wanderlei Silva
Draw

Wanderlei Silva

(19 - 3, 1 NC)
Mirko Cro Cop
Win

Mirko Cro Cop

(1 - 0 - 1)

Inoki Bom-Ba-Ye 2001

December 31, 2001 Monday
3 AM ET / 12 AM PT

Saitama Super Arena, Saitama, Japan

TKO (Punches) Round: 1 Time: 0:21

Yuji Nagata
Loss

Yuji Nagata

(DEBUT)
Mirko Cro Cop
Draw

Mirko Cro Cop

(1 - 0)

Pride 17

November 03, 2001 Saturday
3 AM ET / 12 AM PT

Tokyo Dome, Tokyo, Japan

Draw Round: 5 Time: 3:00

Mirko Cro Cop
Win

Mirko Cro Cop

(DEBUT)

K-1

August 19, 2001 Sunday
3 AM ET / 12 AM PT

Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan

TKO (Cut) Round: 1 Time: 0:39