Anthony Smith knocked out Shogun Rua in spectacular fashion this weekend. The bout took place on the UFC hamburg card and after such an impressive finish it was no surprise that Anthony Smith wants to face a top contender like Alexander Gustafsson. Check out what he had to say to the media at the post fight press conference.
Volkan Oezdemir has a broken nose and has been forced to withdraw from a fight with perennial contender Alexander Gustafsson. It was scheduled for Aug. 4, 2018 in Los Angeles, California and the winner would probably get a crack at either an interim or legitimate title should Daniel Cormier choose to keep his heavyweight championship … Read more
With Jon Jones out and Daniel Cormier becoming the new heavyweight champion it leaves the light heavyweight belt in limbo. Perennial contender Alexander Gustafsson believes that Cormier should either agree to fight him for the 205 belt or give it up and let him fight someone else for it. Should Dana White make DC vacate … Read more
Alexander Gustafsson has apparently inked what he calls a ‘lucrative’ deal with the UFC. He also believes, as any respectable fighter should, that he is going to be champion soon and with Jon Jones out of the picture that just may happen if light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier beats heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic in July … Read more
Alexander Gustafsson told Joe Rogan on his Joe Rogan Experience podcast that he feels beating suspended former champ Jon Jones is more prestigious than winning the belt. It’s no secret that some fans feel Daniel Cormier who has lost to Jones twice is just holding the belt until Jones returns and Gus appears to agree. Check out everything else he said…
Alexander Gustafsson lost at UFC 192 to Daniel Cormier. It was a shot at the light heavyweight title despite Gustafsson losing to Anthony Johnson the fight prior. Gus bounced back from the consecutive losses though with two consecutive wins. He knocked out serial killer Glover Teixeira in his last fight and it looked like a rematch with DC was in the works. Enter the UFC and their “money fights”. DC is now slated to fight heavyweight champ Stipe Miocic which leaves Gus out in the cold. Check out what he had to say on The MMA Hour.
Top-ranked light heavyweight Alexander Gustafsson destroyed Glover Teixeira in the UFC Fight Night 109 main event last weekend in Sweden. Following the fight, Gustafsson spoke harshly about former champ Jon “Bones” Jones, who has an upcoming title shot against Daniel Cormier on July 29 at UFC 214. Gustafsson said despite Jones’s stellar record and performances … Read more
Glover Teixeira is one tough dude. Top light heavyweight contender Alexander Gustafsson faced off with the former title challenger in the UFC Fight Night 109 main event Sunday in Stockholm, Sweden. Gustafsson put an epic beating on Teixeira who just kept on coming forward. However, the biggest tree will fall if you keep on chopping, … Read more
You will be pleased to learn that there are plenty of up and coming MMA matches that you are going to be able to watch, and whilst the list is almost endless we have put together below a list of days when some of what we feel will be the most watched MMA matches are … Read more