UFC President Dana White wants Irish featherweight Conor McGregor to be part of the UFC on FOX Sports 1 1 card in Boston. And one fighter is campaigning for the matchup.
STOCKHOLM – Akira Corassani and Robbie Peralta proved evenly matched opponents, but some late efforts by the former ultimately carried Corassani to a unanimous-decision victory.
Akira Corassani wasn't impressed with his performance when he beat Andy Ogle by split decision at the conclusion of "The Ultimate Fighter 14."
A featherweight confrontation between Akira Corassani and Robbie Peralta has been greenlit for UFC on Fuel TV 9, promotion officials announced Tuesday.
UFC officials on Monday added another Swede to the April 6 UFC on Fuel TV 9 fight card, announcing a bout between homegrown talent Akira Corassani and Robbie Peralta.
NOTTINGHAM, England - Possibly slowed by the nerves of fighting in his home country in his official UFC debut, Andy Ogle started slow but finished strong.
Still, it wasn't enough to edge ...