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Dustin Poirier, Akira Corassani Meet At TUF Nations Finale

Dustin Poirier, Akira Corassani Meet At TUF Nations Finale

Featherweights Dustin Poirier and Akira Corassani will collide in Canada, as officials have announced the bout for UFC Fight Night: Bisping vs. Kennedy.

Set for April 16 from the Colisee Pepsi in Quebec City, Quebec, Canada, the card serves as the finale for The Ultimate Fighter Nations: Canada vs. Australia.

In the main event, Michael Bisping returns to meet Tim Kennedy at middleweight. Two new TUF winners will also be crowned.

Poirier (15-3) sports an impressive 7-2 UFC record, including a recent knockout victory over Diego Brandao. He has won three of his last four overall.

Corassani (12-3) has won all three of his Octagon fights since a stint on The Ultimate Fighter. The 31-year-old holds a 9-1 mark in his last 11, with one no-contest.

Below are the fights announced to date:

Middleweight: Michael Bisping vs. Tim Kennedy

TUF Nations Middleweight Final

TUF Nations Welterweight Final

Welterweight: Patrick Cote vs. Kyle Noke

Lightweight: Evan Dunham vs. Mark Bocek

Bantamweight: Mitch Gagnon vs. Tim Gorman

Lightweight: Sam Stout vs. KJ Noons

Light Heavyweight: Ryan Jimmo vs. Steve Bosse

Bantamweight: George Roop vs. Dustin Kimura

Featherweight: Dustin Poirier vs. Akira Corassani


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