Frank Mir is a former UFC heavyweight champion and, after next month, will be the father of a professional MMA fighter.
Mir's daughter, Bella Mir, will make her professional MMA debut at iKON 2 on October 22 according to MMA Junkie, but no opponent has been announced at this time. She is 17-years-old.
Malki Kawa of First Round Management posted the following on Instagram about Bella’s pro MMA debut.
This one is a good one... please help me in welcoming -- 17 yr old-- @ladymir11 Bella Mir to the @firstroundmgmt family. Bella’s happens to be the oldest daughter of 2x heavyweight champion and first Cuban champion ever in the @ufc, @thefrankmir. Now here’s the best part: bella is regarded as the best athlete in Las Vegas, male or female, her dad has been training her for years, and well... she’s making her pro debut next month skies the limit and here’s to the real future of the women’s divisions everywhere! I’d say welcome to the fam, but you’ve been family! #mir #mma #womanpower #fightlikeagirl