Robelis Despaigne vs Waldo Cortes-Acosta at UFC on ESPN 56 in St. Louis

Robelis Despaigne is gearing up for another fight. This time, he’s squaring off against Waldo Cortes-Acosta at UFC on ESPN 56.

Oh, and by the way, if you’re curious, you can check out more about Despaigne [here](https://www.sherdog.com/fighter/Robelis-Despaigne-406903).

So, here’s the scoop. A bunch of sports sites got wind of this heavyweight clash. It all started with a tweet from Despaigne’s manager.

The showdown’s happening on May 11. Mark your calendars! It’s all going down at the Enterprise Center in St. Louis. And guess what? They haven’t even told us who’s headlining yet.

Now, let’s chat about Despaigne’s last fight. Dude was like a hurricane at UFC 299. Knocked Josh Parisian out cold in just 18 seconds. And it all went down in Miami, at the Kaseya Center, on March 9.

Here’s a fun fact for ya: Despaigne’s record? Spotless. He’s ended all five of his fights in the first round. And get this – four of those? Under 18 seconds. Crazy, right?

Switching gears to Cortes-Acosta, aka “Salsa Boy.” He’s been tearing it up since he landed a UFC contract on Dana White’s Contender Series.

Most recently, he went toe-to-toe with Andrei Arlovski. That was at UFC Fight Night 234 on January 13. And yup, he won that one too.

So, what do you think? Is this fight gonna be as epic as it sounds? Guess we’ll find out on May 11.

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