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Ryan Couture will make history when he steps foot into the Octagon in Sweden this April
We already knew Swedish Mauler Alexander Gustafsson would welcome Gegard "The Dreamcatcher" Mousasi into the Octagon on the night of April 6th. We also learned that Swede's Papy Abedi and Akira Corassani will take on Beasam Yousef and Robbie Peralta - in separate bouts of course.
So who else will do battle in the land of the midnight sun come April 6th live and free on Fuel TV? We share the rest of this weeks UFC on Fuel TV 9 fight announcements with you below:
• A veteran of 7 Strikeforce fights, Ryan Couture will make history in Sweden when he takes on Ross "The Real Deal" Pearson in a Lightweight bout. Ryan and his father Randy will become the first father and son duo to have competed inside of the Octagon.
• Two top Bantamweights coming off a loss will clash when Brad "One Punch" Pickett and Mike "The Hulk" Easton throw down in what will likely...
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The UFC’s second venture into Sweden is quickly taking shape as a trio of new fights have been revealed for the April 6 event in Stockholm. Heavyweights Matt Mitrione and Phil DeFries will square off as well as an interesting lightweight bout between debuting Ryan Couture and Ross Pearson as well as a middleweight match-up between Ben Alloway and undefeated Ryan LaFlare.
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