EA Sports Adds Frank Mir To UFC Roster


EA Sports continues to reveal members of the roster for its first UFC video game set to release this spring. The latest addition to the roster a stable of the heavyweight division, Frank Mir.

From EA Sports:

"Nickname: NACurrent Record: 16-8-0From: Las Vegas, NV, USAFights Out Of: Las Vegas, NV, USAAge: 34Height: 6’3” (190 cm)Weight: 240 lbs (109 kg)Strengths: Great Submissions, Improved Striking, Two-Time Heavyweight ChampionStepping into the Octagon for the first time in only his third pro bout, Frank Mir has been a staple of the UFC’s Heavyweight division since 2001. After winning the Heavyweight title from Tim Sylvia in 2004, Mir was sidelined for 20 months by a near career-ending motorcycle accident. His return to the sport is recognized as one of the greatest comebacks in UFC history, with Mir managing to fight his way back to become the division’s interim champion in 2008. An impressive ground game has helped Mir secure devastating submission wins over, Sylvia, Brock Lesnar, Cheick Kingo and Minotauro Nogueira."


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