John Alessio campaigns for UFC 115 bout

by Andrew Gladstone | source:

Mixed martial arts veteran John "The Natural" Alessio (27-13) is campaigning to be apart of UFC 115 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. The thirty year-old maturing Canadian fighter most recently scored his third straight victory at Ring of Fire 37. After Alessio submitted Matt Delanoit, he made it known that his sights are set on being in the UFC to fight in his hometown.

"I want to be on the UFC 115 because like most fighters it's there dream to compete in the UFC, the worlds biggest MMA stage in there hometown," Alessio told MMA Recap. "It would mean a great deal to me and all my family and friends."

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TheComish site profile image  

3/24/10 6:08 PM by TheComish

 ttt for Alessio getting back in the UFC

PhilBaroni site profile image  

3/21/10 1:51 AM by PhilBaroni

ttt for Alessio. guy is a work horse. has been fighting for years. John is a pioneer and more than deserves to be in the UFC in his home town. a cool guy and great fighter

groundfighter2000 site profile image  

3/21/10 1:49 AM by groundfighter2000

I bet Egan can still woop him

FighterZ site profile image  

3/21/10 1:45 AM by FighterZ

4 in a row for the Natural! Voted up for John on 115 card here in Vancouver

randysan site profile image  

3/20/10 11:59 PM by randysan

bring it

Mike Russell site profile image  

3/20/10 10:55 PM by Mike Russell

 The Natural submitted Tompkins' product Chris Clements by first round guillotine tonight at W-1 in Montreal.

4pdboxing site profile image  

3/14/10 4:57 AM by 4pdboxing

You are still a goof with a bad cell phone!

natural site profile image  

3/14/10 4:40 AM by natural

peckerwood: Alessio needs to quit partying and hanging in the Vegas clubs if he wants to fight in the UFC imo... Peckerwood- did you read the any interviews or what i wrote above at all????? if not i understand then! I have stopped partying and hanging out in nightclubs, ive changed a lot of things in my life and rededicated myself to the sport of mma, which is my passion

4pdboxing site profile image  

3/14/10 3:31 AM by 4pdboxing

John is a pretty good guy...............................................................................................for a canadian!

Peckerwood site profile image  

3/13/10 11:09 PM by Peckerwood

Alessio needs to quit partying and hanging in the Vegas clubs if he wants to fight in the UFC imo...