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Mirko Filipovic Cro Cop

Mirko Filipović is a Croatian heavyweight mixed martial artist, kickboxer, boxer, politician, and law enforcement officer.

Filipović is the 2006 Pride Open-Weight Grand Prix Champion and the 2012 K-1 World Grand Prix Champion becoming the second fighter in the world to win mixed martial arts and kickboxing championships and tournaments. He is also a former IGF World Heavyweight Champion. His nickname, Cro Cop, short for “Croatian Cop”, comes from his membership in the Lučko Anti-Terrorist Unit, Croatia’s elite Police Special Forces tactical unit.

Filipović’s signature move was his lightning quick left head-kick, once famously described as “right leg, hospital; left leg, cemetery.” He was a successful amateur boxer and medalled numerous times in international competition, and was also a member of Croatia’s world team when he competed at the 1997 Amateur Boxing World Championships.

From 23 December 2003 until 11 January 2008 he served as a Member of Parliament for the 1st electoral district. He was elected as an independent candidate on the party list of the Social Democratic Party. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mirko_Filipovi%C4%87

Mirko Filipovic Cro Cop

Born: 10 September 1974, Vinkovci, Vukovar-Srijem County, SR Croatia, SFR Yugoslavia (today Croatia)

Alias: Cro Cop

Nationality    Croatian

Height / Weight

6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)  /  232 lb (105 kg; 16.6 st)

Division    Heavyweight

Rank    Black belt in Tae Kwon Do

In Young Age

Mirko Filipovic Cro Cop

Mirko Filipovic Cro Cop

Facts

Mirko Filipovic Cro Cop

In the 2004-05 season of the Croatian Second Football League, Mirko played for his hometown football club, HNK Cibalia, participating in the final 8 minutes of a match against HNK Vukovar.

Tattoos

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Quotes

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Mirko Filipovic Wife And Family

Mirko Filipovic Wife And Family

Filipović and his wife Claudio have two sons

Filipović and his wife Claudio have two sons

Mirko Filipovic Training, Workout

Mirko Filipovic Training,

Mirko Filipovic Trainer

Mirko Filipovic Trainer

Ivan Hippolyte, Stipe Drviš, Mario Mlinarić

Highlights / Knockout

Mirko Filipovic Vs Fedor Emelianenko

Official website:

http://www.mirkofilipovic.com/en/

Mirko Filipovic Twitter / Facebook / Instagram

https://www.facebook.com/MirkoCroCopOfficial/

https://www.instagram.com/mirko_crocop/?hl=en

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