Review: 2014-04-16, great fight between Dustin Poirier and Akira Corassani: it gets three stars (UFC Fight of the Night). Dustin Poirier entered this fight with a pro mma record of 15-3-0 (80% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.13 featherweight in the world, he fought three times in 2013 losing his first bout against Cub Swanson (=Swanson vs Poirier) but then he defeated Erik Koch (=Poirier vs Koch) and Diego Brandao (=Poirier vs Brandao).
His opponent, Akira Corassani, has a record of 12-3-0 (34% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.24 in the same weight class, he is a black belt in tae-kwon-do and undefeated in the Ufc (3-0). Poirier vs Corassani is on the undercard of Michael Bisping vs Tim Kennedy – UFC Tuf: Canada vs Australia. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Event: UFC – The Ultimate Fighter Nations Finale: Bisping vs Kennedy
Where: Pepsi Coliseum, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
Division: featherweight (145 lbs, 66 kg)
UFC Tuf Nations Finale fight card (main and best fights):
Michael Bisping vs Tim Kennedy
Patrick Cote vs Kyle Noke
Elias Theodorou vs Sheldon Westcott
Chad Laprise vs Olivier Aubin-Mercier
Dustin Poirier vs Akira Corassani
Ryan Jimmo vs Sean O’Connell
Poirier’s previous fight: Dustin Poirier vs Diego Brandao
Poirier’s next fight: Dustin Poirier vs Conor McGregor
Corassani’s next fight: Max Holloway vs Akira Corassani
(highlights video hosted on Facebook)