Found October 28, 2011 on Fox Sports:
Mirko "Cro Cop" Filipovic (27-9-2) vs. Roy Nelson (15-6) In a crossroads fight for the former Pride legend, Cro Cop may face retirement if he is unable to trounce the husky former International Fight League champion. Cro Cop, 37, made the transition from K-1 to mixed martial arts in 2001 before establishing himself as one of the most menacing heavyweights of all time during his run in Pride. The Croatian Elite Police Special Forces officer vanquished Heath Herring, Igor Vovchanchyn, Aleksander Emelianenko, Josh Barnett, Kevin Randleman, Mark Coleman and Wanderlei Silva in Japan before he made his North American debut at UFC 67. Cro Cop has struggled since his UFC debut, earning a 4-5 record in the promotion, which has included wins over Pat Barry and Eddie Sanchez with losses to Brendan Schaub, Frank Mir, Junior dos Santos, Cheick Kongo and Gabriel Gonzaga. To his credit, Cro Cop was actually beating Schaub in their fight this past March before he was caught by a pun...

Roy Nelson Is ‘Getting Too Old for This S***’ so He Wants a Title Shot

Big Country Roy Nelson beat Mirko Cro Cop by TKO in the third round of their fight at UFC 137 Saturday night and said he wanted a title shot. Speaking with Joe Rogan after the win, Roy expressed his unhappiness with being called “fat” by Rogan. Then he said he was going to pull a [...]

Video: Roy Nelson's Epic Beard

Saying Roy Nelson has an epic beard is probably doing his beard a disservice.  There really are no words to describe how amazingly awesome Big Country's new facial hair is.  Here is his interview with Ariel Helwani discussing his new look as well as his UFC 137 fight versus Mirko Cro Cop.  Viva le beard!

Nelson Compliments ‘Cro Cop’ in Croat’s Curtain Call

A slimmed-down Roy Nelson took care of business on Saturday night, finishing Mirko Filipovic in the third round of their UFC 137 heavyweight affair.

Mirko Cro Cop Won’t Get Much Rep Back Home If He Beats a “Fat Guy”

Mirko Cro Cop ain’t ready to retire just yet. Saturday night he will take on a “Dangerous” Roy Nelson on the main card at UFC 137.
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