Saturday’s rematch between Mirko “Cro Cop” Filipovic (pictured) and Gabriel Gonzaga was met with much resistance. Pretty much the only person interested in it was Filipovic because he wanted to exact revenge on the man who upset him with his own trademark head kick knockout eight years ago.
While Filipovic wasn’t able to return the favor with a head kick KO, he did manage...
Mirko Filipović got a chance to do something very special at UFC Fight Night 64 in Poland. He had a rematch against one of the handful of fighters that he had lost to. He didn't just lose to Gabriel Gonzaga. He was knocked out with a kick to the head back at UFC 70. So when the 40-year old fighter known as "Cro Cop" climbed in to the Octagon he likely had revenge on his mind--just...
Four fighters earned an extra $50K for over achieving inside of the Tauron Arena Krakow earlier today during UFC Fight Night 64.
Fight of the night bonus checks were written out to Mirko ‘Cro Cop’ Filipovic and Gabriel Gonzaga. For Cro Cop, this would be his first fight of the night bonus in 11 UFC appearances. It was Gonzaga’s 2nd in 2o showings as a member of the UFC heavyweight...
Following “UFC Fight Night: Cro Cop vs. Gonzaga II,” UFC president Dana White awarded Mirko “Cro Cop” Filipovic (pictured), Gabriel Gonzaga, Leon Edwards and Maryna Moroz each an additional $50,000 for their special performances.
UFC Fight Night 64 took place inside Krakow Arena in Krakow, Lesser, Poland.
Fight of the Night:
Mirko “Cro Cop” Filipovic and Gabriel Gonzaga...
Hear what heavyweight stars Mirko Cro Cop and Gabriel Gonzaga have to say about their upcoming rematch at UFC Fight Night 64 this weekend in the media scrums below taken from yesterdays open workout seesion in Poland.
Mirko Cro Cop:
This weekend the UFC makes it’s first visit to Poland where Mirko Cro Cop and Gabriel Gonzaga will fight for a second time in the main event of UFC Fight Night 64.
Watch Joe Rogan preview the fight in this new trailer for the Fight Pass event below.
UFC will make its debut in Poland this Saturday with a Fight Pass card emanating from the Kraków Arena. The main event is a rematch from eight years ago as Mirko Cro Cop looks to avenge his most devastating loss against Gabriel Gonzaga. While this fight boasts no divisional relevance, the emotional storyline of the bout makes this an intriguing affair.
Eight years after the KO loss that rocked his world, Mirko "Cro Cop" Filipovic says he will beat Gabriel Gonzaga in a rematch, or "die trying."
Back in April, 2007, the former K-1 and Pride star Filipovic rode a five-fight win streak into a heavyweight contender elimination fight against Gabriel Gonzaga. The Brazilian was also on a five-fight win streak but the notorious "Cro Cop...
This was a big fight for Stipe Miocic tonight at UFC on Fox 10 in the co-main event against Gabriel Gonzaga . Miocic came off the biggest win of his career and needed to keep that momentum going.
The fight starts with Gonzaga throwing a jab and then an inside leg kick. Gonzaga lands an overhand right and Miocic throws a left. A double jab by Miocic and Gonzaga throws a jab...
We talk to heavyweight Stipe Miocic who fights Gabriel Gonzaga in the co-main event of UFC on Fox 10. Miocic discusses the Cleveland Browns, what this fight does for him in the heavyweight division and more.
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