Brendan Schaub gets Mirko Filipovic instead of Frank Mir at UFC 128
A sudden switch in opponents has installed Mirko “Cro Cop” Filipovic in a main-card match with Brendan Schaub at UFC 128.
Sources close to the event today told MMAjunkie.com that verbal agreements are in place for the heavyweight contest and contracts are nearly finalized. “Fighters Only” first reported the pairing.
Although not officially announced by the promotion, UFC 128 takes place March 19 at the Prudential Center in Newark, N.J.