Italian fighters in the UFC?

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  1. Ogata

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    Curious to know if there is any Italian or Italian/American fighters in the UFC or good enough to be in the UFC?

    I know they have a history with boxing and I remember Alessio Sakara having decent boxing and put on exciting fights...

    Edit: Matt Serra is Italian yes? What about Weidman?
     
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    Guida?
     
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    I'm not sure, is he Italian?
     
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    Sakara had a few decent ko's and was on the wrong end of a few decent ko's...
     
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    Al Iaquinta might have some Italian in him. Maybe Chinese too, from around the corner.
     
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    Matt Serra ofcourse!!! I cant believe I forgot to mention him.
     
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    Pretty sure he is.
     
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    There's plenty of fighters with italian descent in the ufc

    alessio sakara, corassini, sam sicilia, al iaquinta, guida, etc

    I think Sakara is the only "true" italian though, idk
     
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    Who else (current UFC roster?)
     
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    Corassani is Azeri
     
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    My bad, I was confused by his name, sounds totally italian
     
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    Weidman is Irish-German. Serra is a good pick though. Shogun is part Italian.

    Iaquinta, Rizzo, Fioravanti, John Alessio, Baroni, Clementi, Sicilia, Pellegrino..
     
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