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Akira Corassani Scoffs at Doubters

With shattered nose, fuzzy memory, Akira Corassani scoffs at doubters while on the mend
By John Morgan, MMA Junkie
"Corassani (12-3 MMA, 3-0 UFC) was sitting in a plastic surgeon’s office, beginning the reconstruction process for his nose necessitated when Maximo Blanco (9-5-1 MMA, 1-2 UFC) landed an illegal knee during their matchup at this past Saturday’s The Ultimate Fighter 18 Finale event.

"A few days removed from the bout, Corassani admitted he still doesn’t remember exactly how it all played out."


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