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Akira Corassani wants Conor McGregor at UFC on FOX Sports 1 1 in Boston

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UFC President Dana White wants Irish featherweight Conor McGregor (13-2 MMA, 1-0 UFC) to be part of the UFC on FOX Sports 1 1 card in Boston. And one fighter is campaigning for the matchup.

On Sunday "The Ultimate Fighter 14" cast member Akira Corassani (11-3 MMA, 2-0 UFC) stated his case for the fight.

The event takes place at Aug. 17 at Boston's TD Garden, and it marks the UFC's debut on the soon-to-debut FOX Sports 1.

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Post #1   5/6/13 12:55:37PM   

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I'd love nothing more than to see Akira get wrecked

Post #2   5/6/13 1:06:33PM   

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Posted by FastKnockout

I'd love nothing more than to see Akira get wrecked



and if they fight, you probably will

WAR McGregor

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Post #3   5/6/13 3:13:59PM   

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Posted by voodoo-jitsu

WAR McGregor





Yesssss!!!!

Post #4   5/6/13 3:21:32PM   

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McGregor is still new to the UFC. I'm okay with him building slowly at Akira's expense.

Post #5   5/6/13 3:40:12PM   

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Thats one way to go out

Post #6   5/6/13 4:03:05PM   

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There's not too many fighters at 145 that wouldn't kick his ass. So in terms of call outs

Post #7   5/6/13 4:51:52PM   

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I would love to see McGregor walk away with anothe KOTN bonus.

WAR CONOR

Post #8   5/6/13 6:51:28PM   

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McGregor will smash him

Post #9   5/6/13 7:19:18PM   

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I remember when Peralta was going to run through him

War Akira

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Akira is tailor made for McGregor's style, War "The Notorious" one

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Better than all the guys calling out post-prime former top 10 fighters.

Post #12   5/7/13 2:45:28PM   

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Akira was very impressive against Robbie Peralta but I think Conor would be way too much for Akira.
Easy win for Conor but a nice way to build his resume.

Post #13   5/7/13 11:42:10PM