Barry, Cro Cop Agree to Battle of Strikers at UFC 115

A battle of former elite K-1 strikers will take place at UFC 115 when Mirko Cro Cop takes on Pat Barry.

MMA Weekly first reported the possibility of the bout on Friday afternoon, and has confirmed with sources close to the UFC that the bout has been verbally agreed upon. Official bout agreements are expected to be distributed shortly.

Barry was originally scheduled to face Gilbert Yvel on the UFC 115 card, while Cro Cop was scheduled to face Ben Rothwell. Rothwell and Yvel are tentatively scheduled to meet on the same card.