UFC on FUEL TV 9 weigh-in results and video

UFC on Fuel 9

Fighter weigh-ins for UFC on FUEL TV 9 took place Friday at Ericsson Globe Arena in Stockholm, Sweden, the same location that will host Saturday’s fight card headlined with a light heavyweight match-up between former Strikeforce light heavyweight champ Gegard Mousasi 33-3-2) and Sweden’s own Ilir Latifi (7-2).

UFC on FUEL TV 9 preview: Can Ilir Latifi pull off huge upset over Gegard Mousasi?

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The UFC on FUEL TV 9 card will feature a new main event due to the unfortunate cut sustained by Swedish light heavyweight Alexander Gustafsson. He was due to take on former Strikeforce light heavyweight champion Gegard Mousasi. However, Mousasi will now be facing another Swedish fighter in Llir Latifi who comes into this bout as a huge betting underdog.

Dana White: ‘Worst decision I have ever seen to pull a fight’

UFC President Dana White shares a photo of Alexander Gustafsson’s cut and his reaction to the Swedish Mixed Martial Arts Federation’s decision to pull the top-ranked light heavyweight from Saturday’s UFC on FUEL TV 9 main event bout versus Gegard Mousasi in Stockholm.

FUEL TV UFC Tonight Show Quotes – 4/2/13

On this week’s UFC TONIGHT, we’ve got the latest updates on the UFC ON FUEL TV 9 changes. Plus, Rashad Evans is a guest in the studio and talks about his upcoming fight, the curse of the Blackzilians, and possible retirement. All that, plus a lot more on this week’s UFC TONIGHT.

Ilir Latifi replaces Gustafsson, will face Mousasi in UFC on FUEL TV 9 main event

We reported earlier today that UFC light heavyweight Alexander Gustafsson was not cleared to fight in the UFC on FUEL TV 9 main event due to sustaining a cut near his eye in training recently. However, UFC officials have officially announced his replacement to fight Gegard Mousasi in the new main event.