Found September 19, 2012 on
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The injury bug has bitten Zuffa once again. The hit this time comes to Strikeforce as one of the most anticipated Strikeforce fights of the year will have to wait. Frank Mir has pulled out of his fight with Daniel Cormier due to injury, thus putting the fight on hold.
Courtesy of the injury bug, it appears Frank Mir (Pictured) will not be a one-time Strikeforce fighter after all. According to Sports Rage (and various other outlets), Mir will be forced to withdraw from his November 3rd scrap against Daniel Cormier with an undisclosed wound.
Mir volunteered to temporarily transition to Strikeforce to face Cormier in the final heavyweight boutâ...
When it rains, it pours. Another scheduled main event out gets scrapped with the news today that UFC heavyweight Frank Mir has suffered a knee injury. Mir was scheduled to take on Daniel Cormier in a Strikeforce event on November 3rd. Cormier will remain on the fight card. The search for a replacement for Mir is ongoing and is expected to be announced shortly.
Mir (16-6) would have...
From Daniel Cormierâs Wikipedia page: Daniel Cormier was rumored to face formerÂ UFC Heavyweight ChampionÂ Tim SylviaÂ in his return to Zuffa and Strikeforce debut, but on July 21, UFC President Dana White said âno Tim Sylvia is not with Zuffaâ.Â  Cormier was scheduled to fight formerÂ UFC Heavyweight ChampionÂ Frank MirÂ on November 3rd at theÂ Chesapeake Energy ArenaÂ inÂ Oklahoma...