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Akira Corassani broke nose in 5 places after illegal knee

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12:19 PM ET 12.01 | On the preliminary card of The Ultimate Fighter 18 Finale on Saturday night, UFC featherweight's Akira Corassani and Maximo Blanco watched their bout come to an unfortunate end after Corassani ate an illegal knee from Blanco just 25 seconds in to the bout. The bout was called to an end after Corassani was unable to continue and Corassani let us all know just how bad the damage was. Corassani sent out the following photo and message on his Instagram account, which reveals Corassani suffered a concussion and broken nose in five places.

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