According to a report by MMAFighting.com, the heavyweight contest between Frank Mir and Strikeforce Heavyweight Grand Prix champion Daniel Cormier will take place November 3 in Oklahoma. Nothing has been made official by Strikeforce or Zuffa.
Mir, a former UFC heavyweight champion, was selected for the match up over the likes of Tim Sylvia. Mir lost to Junior dos Santos in a contest for the title earlier this year.
Cormier defeated Josh Barnett for the GP crown via decision. He entered the tournament as a replacement fighter and topped by Antonio Silva and Barnett.
The Mir-Cormier contest will take place on Showtime. Cormier is expected to enter the UFC after the contest.