-The net worth of Mirko Cro Cop is $5 million right now.
-He fought in the heavyweight division.
-His maximum reach is 73 in.
-His style is kickboxing.
-Mirko holds a black belt in Taekwondo.
Mirko Cro Cop is a retired Croatian professional mixed martial artist and heavyweight kickboxer. His nickname ‘Cro Cop’ is an abbreviation for “Croatian Cop.” This man became famous in the Pride Fighting Championships. He fought in the UFC, K-1, Rizin, and Bellator in his professional life. With his massive muscle power and skillful tactics, he won several tournaments like
- 2006 Pride Open-Weight Grand Prix
- 2012 K-1 World Grand Prix
- 2016 Rizin Open-Weight Grand Prix
- IGF Championpionship
He was successful not only in his fighting career but also in his political career. He became a member of the Croatian Parliament, representing the Social Democratic Party.
Birth & Family
Mirko Cro Cop was born on September 10, 1974, in Vinkovci, SR Croatia, SFR Yugoslavia. His full name is Mirko Filipovi.
- Father: Arko Filipovi
- Mother: Filipovi
- Gym: Squad Gym, Tigar Gym, and Vos Gym
- Trainers: Ivan Hippolyte, Stipe Drvi, and Mario Mlinari
Career Records: Kickboxing, MMA, and Amateur boxing
He was active in kickboxing from 1996 to 2003, from 2012 to 2014, and MMA from 2001 to 2019. He made 34 appearances on kickboxing records. The following information pertains to his kickboxing record.
- Total fight: 34
- Wins: 26
- Losses: 8
In MMA, he competed in 52 fights. The details of his MMA career are provided below.
- Total: 52
- Wins: 38
- Losses: 11
- Draws: 2
Amateur boxing record
- Total fight: 86
- Wins: 78
- Losses: 8
- Won by knockout: 31
He won the 1997 Amateur Boxing World Championships, bringing honors to the country. Apart from advancing his fighting career, he also got involved with the occupation’s Special Forces officers and politicians.
Mirko Cro Cop’s professional fighting career has yielded numerous accomplishments as a result of his outstanding performance. The UFC awards are listed below among the awards he got from MMA and kickboxing.
Mirko Cro Cop- Ultimate Fighting Championship Awards
- Most first-round finishes in Zuffa
- Most head kicks knockouts in Zuffa
- Second most knockouts in Zuffa
- Most win through kicks in Zuffa
- Second most knockdowns landed in Zuffa
- Fight of the Night (One time) vs. Gabriel Gonzaga
- Submission of the Night (One time) vs. Pat Barry
Mirko Cro Cop married Klaudija Filipovi last year. Now they have two sons: Ivan Filipovi and Filip Filipovi. Forty-eight years old Mirko Cro Cop stands 6 feet 2 inches tall and weighs 234 pounds.
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