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ALESSIO SAKARA RUMORS

UFC Cuts George Sotiropoulos, Alessio Sakara and Rosi Sexton

‘Tis the season to be unemployed – that is if you’re George Sotiropoulos (pictured), Alessio Sakara and Rosi Sexton. UFC Tonight’s Twitter account announced their releases Thursday. Sotiropoulos and Sakara had dropped four straight scraps, so their firings weren’t a surprise. Sexton, meanwhile, was winless in both her UFC bouts. Sotiropoulos, a contestant on “The Ultimate...
Via 5thRound.com
December 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Newcomer Musoke upsets Sakara

Fighting in the UFC for the first time, and on short-notice, Nicholas Musoke either could have been overwhelmed by the moment or at ease, unaffected by a reality that didn't have time to fully sink in. It seemed it was the latter. Fighting Alessio Sakara at UFC Fight Night: Machida vs. Munoz, the Swedish fighter overcame an early spot of trouble and won by armbar submission...
Via Fox Sports
October 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Magnus Cedenblad Out Of UFC Fight Night 30 Bout With Alessio Sakara

 An injury to Magnus Cedenblad (11-4, pictured) has ruled him out of his UFC Fight Night 30 bout with Alessio Sakara (15-10 (1nc)) in Manchester. Cedenblad had originally stepped in to replace the injured Tom Watson (16-6) on the card.With news of the injury Alessio Sakara now anxiously awaits the UFC to confirm a new opponent for the bout, which is set to take place later this...
Via MMAInsider
October 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Paulo Thiago, Alessio Sakara Medically Suspended Four Weeks After UFC on Fuel TV 2

  The Swedish Mixed Martial Arts Federation has medically suspended Paulo Thiago and Alessio Sakara following Saturday’s UFC on Fuel TV 2. The fighters must spend at least 28 days on the sideline after suffering knockout losses at the April 14 event. Sherdog.com confirmed the news on Wednesday with Jesper Gunnarson, secretary of the SMMAF. UFC on Fuel TV 2 saw Swedish light heavyweight...
Via cheap-heat
April 19, 2012  |  Discuss

Brian Stann happy with Alessio Sakara knockout

Brian Stann made a triumphant return to the Octagon last night (April 14, 2012), knocking out dangerous striker Alessio Sakara in the very first round of their co-main event clash at UFC on Fuel TV 2 from Stockholm, Sweden. After an exciting exchange in the opening minute of the first round, Stann floored Alessio with a well placed punch. Once on the ground, “All American” was...
Via cheap-heat
April 15, 2012  |  Discuss

GIF: The Brian Stann "All American" Hand of Doom

The Co-Main event of the Ultimate Fighting Championship's Swedish debut saw the decorated American Captain in Stann pitted against the talented Italian boxer in Sakara. Sakara looked to be holding his own in a whirlwind of an exchange early in the 1st Round. It didn't take long for Stann to utilize a mini muay thai clinic on the face of Sakara, dropping him to the ground...
Via hov-mma
April 15, 2012  |  Discuss

Alessio Sakara Talks About His Fight With Brian Stann – Says Stann is a modern day Marine Warrior, I am historic Roman Soldier

Mixed martial arts (MMA) fans should prepare to take cover as bombs will drop in the Octagon this weekend (April 14, 2012) at UFC on Fuel TV 2, when two heavy-handed Middleweight sluggers sling leather in Sweden. At least, that’s what dangerous striker and all around “Roman Soldier,” Alessio Sakara, is aiming for when he steps into the cage against “All American” Brian...
Via cheap-heat
April 11, 2012  |  Discuss

No surprises expected from Sakara

I've been watching my next opponent, Alessio Sakara, fight for years -- long before I even became a contender in the WEC, in fact. Consequently, this fight on April 14 between him and me didn't come as any kind of surprise or shock. After my recent experiences, I was keen to fight again, keen to fight a "name" opponent and, all things considered, Sakara kind of...
Via Fox Sports
April 05, 2012  |  Discuss

Stann: Training key to comeback fight

Last week was another good week of training, and brings me a step closer to my next fight, scheduled for April 14 in Stockholm, Sweden, against Italy's Alessio Sakara. It will have been just over six months since my last fight by the time I get to grips with Sakara and, yes, I am delighted to be back doing what I love to do -- both in the gym and then in the Octagon, where it...
Via Fox Sports
March 20, 2012  |  Discuss

Brian Stann-Alessio Sakara On Tap For April

Brian Stann-Alessio Sakara On Tap For April
Via Fight Line
January 05, 2012  |  Discuss
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