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Roy Nelson, Fabricio Werdum, Andrei Arlovski Open To Facing Daniel Cormier

It didn’t take long for a handful of heavyweights to offer up their services to replace Frank Mir and face Daniel Cormier in November.

News of Mir’s exit from the planned fight has yet to be confirmed by the UFC or Strikeforce, but that didn’t stop Roy Nelson, Fabricio Werdum or Andrei Arlovski from volunteering their services.

Nelson is currently set to face Shane Carwin in December, while Werdum does not have a fight lined up with the UFC. Arlovski is not signed to a Zuffa contract, having recently competed for ONE FC vs. Tim Sylvia.

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Fight Cards

UFC 187: Johnson vs. Cormier

Event Date: May 23, 2015
Broadcast: Pay-per-view, Fox Sports 1, UFC Fight Pass

UFC Fight Night 67: Condit vs. Alves

Event Date: May 30, 2015
Broadcast: Fox Sports 1, UFC Fight Pass

UFC Fight Night 68: Henderson vs. Boetsch

Event Date: June 6, 2015
Broadcast: Fox Sports 1, Fox Sports 2

UFC 188: Velasquez vs. Werdum

Event Date: June 13, 2015
Broadcast: Pay-per-view, Fox Sports 1, UFC Fight Pass

Bellator 138: Slice vs. Shamrock

Event Date: June 19, 2015
Broadcast: Spike TV

UFC Fight Night 69: Jedrzejczyk vs. Penne

Event Date: June 20, 2015
Broadcast: UFC Fight Pass