John Alessio has been cut by the UFC before, but it's his most recent release that particularly stings.
Alessio awoke this morning to find he'd been let go after an 0-2 run in his third...
UFC veteran John Alessio has signed to fight for Bellator MMA.
UFC veteran John Alessio has signed with Bellator.
LAS VEGAS - Shane Roller played the roll of spoiler on Saturday night and staved off a possible pink slip while he was at it.
After electing to stand with John Alessio in the first roun...
John Alessio and Shane Roller will square off in a lightweight showdown at UFC 148, promotion officials recently announced.
A lightweight matchup between longtime vet John Alessio
UFC and Team Takedown's Shane Roller has been
booked for July's UFC 148 event.
UFC officials today announced the new matchup.
Short notice was the way for John Alessio to get back in the UFC, but he'll look to solidify his spot when he returns at UFC 148.
ATLANTA - For John Alessio to emerge victorious, he needed to stay off his back.
Buy lightweight grappler Mark Bocek didn't give his late-replacement opponent that luxury and dominated th...
As far as John Alessio is concerned, the UFC could have called him on Monday, and he would have boarded a plane bound for Atlanta.
"I'm a fighter, man," Alessio told MMAjunkie.com Radio. ...
It's been several years since John Alessio last fought for Zuffa, and even more since the he's been in the UFC, but he's back at UFC 145 on Saturday in Atlanta.