Despite speculation Mirko Cro Cop would meet his original UFC 110 opponent, “Big” Ben Rothwell, at UFC 115, its now been confirmed he will instead face Pat Barry.
All the more unusual is that Pat Barry was expected to face gilbert Yvel at the same event, but instead of Cro Cop vs Rothwell, and Barry vs Yvel, it’s now Mirko Cro Cop vs Pat Barry, and Ben Rothwell vs Gilbert Yvel.
Both fights join at already stacked card at UFC 115 in Vancouver, Canada, which will be headlined by Liddell vs Ortiz III.
The full card is currently:
Mike Pyle vs. Jesse LennoxPeter Sobotta vs. James WilksCarlos Condit vs. Rory MacDonaldEvan Dunham vs. Tyson GriffinBen Rothwell vs. Gilbert YvelMirko “Cro Cop” Filipovic and Pat BarryYoshihiro Akiyama vs. Wanderlei SilvaChuck Liddell vs. Tito Ortiz