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Mirko Cro Cop & Wanderlei Silva Set For RIZIN’s Open-weight Grand Prix

July 16, 2016 | Posted by Larry Csonka
Mirko Cro Cop

According to mmajunkie.com, Mirko Filipovic, Wanderlei Silva, Kazuyuki Fujita and Kaido Hoovelson have been confirmed as participants for an upcoming RIZIN FF open-weight grand prix. The tournament will start on September 25 at Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan. Four of the 16 tournament participants, including Filipovic and Silva, will receive a bye in the opening round and will automatically advance to the tournament’s quarterfinal round, which is scheduled for December 29th. The tournament will finish on December 31st. More details on the tournament are expected later this month.