Morning Report : Frank Mir Injured, Out of Strikeforce Bout Opposite Daniel Cormier


By Shaun Al-Shatti – Staff Writer This is beyond unbelievable. UFC heavyweight champion Frank Mir suffered an undisclosed injury in training and will now be forced to withdraw from his cross-promotional clash against Strikeforce heavyweight grand prix champion Daniel Cormier. MMAJunkie.comfirst confirmed the news late Tuesday night. Mir, of course, was tapped to become the…

Mir vs. Cormier Heavyweight Showdown to Take Place Nov. 3


By Dave Meltzer – Senior Writer The first cross-promotional effort between UFC and Strikeforce looks to have a date. image by:slumz.boxden.com       The heavyweight battle with former UFC champion Frank Mir (16-6) facing Strikeforce Grand Prix tournament winner Daniel Cormier (10-0) will take place Nov. 3 in Oklahoma, according to a Showtime source…