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Aug 23, 2015 1:00 am

Is “The Mauler” Gustafsson in the best shape of his career for his title fight?

Alexander “The Mauler” Gustafsson may have lost his last fight, but that doesn’t mean he is not championship material! Gus has not stepped foot inside the octagon since his rough loss to Anthony “Rumble” Johnson in January 2015 and it looks like he has been putting in work since then! Gus is one of the...

Aug 22, 2015 12:01 am

Alexander Gustafsson And Other UFC Fighters Pose With Heavy Artillery

UFC light heavyweight Alexander Gustafsson is busy preparing for his upcoming title shot against Daniel Cormier. But he still has time to have some fun with his buddies from the Allstars Training Center. Check out these picture of the title challenger along with fellow Swedish UFC fighters Makwan Amirkhani and Niklas Backstrom . Check it...

Aug 20, 2015 11:33 am

Daniel Cormier: I Have A Mental Advantage Over Gustafsson’

UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier is gearing up to do battle with Alexander Gustafsson at UFC 192, where he’ll defend his belt for the first time. Cormier won the title after submitting Anthony Johnson in a fight to determine who would grab the vacant belt after former king Jon Jones was suspended and stripped....

Aug 13, 2015 6:47 am

DC Favors Jones Rematch Over Gustafsson Scrap

UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier is scheduled to defend his title for the first time against Alexander Gustafsson. Even with that fight scheduled, Cormier told MMAJunkie that if former champ Jon Jones was cleared to fight again before the Gustafsson happened, then he’d tell the UFC to book a rematch with Jones instead. Here’s...


Aug 10, 2015 7:49 am

‘Alexander Gustafsson’s crowning achievement is losing, he can’t beat me’

Daniel Cormier is set to defend his UFC Light Heavyweight Championship against Alexander Gustafsson in October at UFC 192 and he’s already starting the trash talk. DC was a guest on former pro wrestler Stone Cold Steve Austin’s podcast and laid the verbal smack down on Gustafsson. Austin brought up the fact that Gus almost...

Aug 7, 2015 12:24 am

BEAST MODE! Gustafsson Ready For Second Title Shot

Technical sparring and training on my reach advantage and counter attacks Posted by Alexander Gustafsson on Thursday, August 6, 2015 UFC light heavyweight Alexander Gustafsson will be getting a second shot at the title and it looks like he’s doing everything he can to make sure he takes the belt home with him this time...

Jul 29, 2015 2:49 am

First Promo For ‘UFC 192: Cormier vs. Gustafsson’

Check out the first promo for the upcoming UFC 192, featuring Daniel Cormier vs. Alexander Gustafsson for the light heavyweight title. BJ Penn, Matt Hughes, & Frank Trigg Talk Fighting… Eachother — EPIC! – AMAZING! – MUST WATCH!

Jul 23, 2015 12:31 am

Holy Sh*t! Gustafsson Shredded In Preparation For Cormier!

UFC light heavyweight Alexander Gustafsson is preparing for his second shot at UFC gold, when he takes on champ Daniel Cormier at UFC 192 on Oct. 3. According to his Instagram he’s already in the gym hitting the weights hard to prepare for his fight. Check it out!! Getting ready for next mission!!!! A video...

Jul 18, 2015 2:34 pm

Daniel Cormier Will Fight Alexander Gustafsson At UFC 192

The fight was expected to go down on this card, but now it’s confirmed by the UFC. UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier will defend his title for the first time against Alexander Gustafsson at UFC 192 in Houston, TX. UFC 192 goes down on Oct. 3 at the Toyota Center in Houston. The prelims...

Jul 7, 2015 11:25 am

DC Told Gustafsson Their Fight Was Delayed, This Is How He Responded

UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier will have to put off his first title defense a little longer, while he deals with a lingering knee issue. Cormier talked about the situation with MMAMania, and said when he told his opponent, Alexander Gustafsson, that they would have to delay the fight, he reacted like this: “I...

Jul 5, 2015 1:00 pm

Cormier vs. Gustafsson Title Fight Delayed due to Injury

Daniel Cormier’s first UFC Light Heavyweight Championship defense was slated to take place in September, but an injury will prevent him from defending the title that soon. Alexander Gustafsson will have to wait for his opportunity to fight for the gold once again. The injury was confirmed by MMA Junkie with sources close to the...

Jun 29, 2015 2:00 am

Alexander Gustafsson Looking Ripped for 205, Training for Title Fight

Alexander Gustafsson looks like he has to cut a lot of weight to make 205! Gus is seen working on his uppercuts, training for his upcoming championship fight with Daniel Cormier. While the two are set to square off, an event and date have yet to be announced. Do you think Gustafsson has what it...

Jun 23, 2015 5:04 am

Frontin! Gustafsson and Miocic Sport Fake Gold Belts

Something isn’t right about this picture of Stipe Miocic and Alexander Gustafsson. The UFC heavyweight and light-heavyweight posed together in the octagon, while each holding UFC title belts. Not sure where they managed to grab a few replicas, perhaps a toy store was close by. Miocic posted the picture with the caption ‘I want my...

Jun 22, 2015 11:23 am

Alexander Gustafsson Nearly Quit MMA After “Rumble” Loss

Alexander Gustafsson is confirmed to be the first challenger for Daniel Cormier’s newly won UFC Light Heavyweight Championship. Gustafsson has seemingly jumped over contender Ryan Bader, but a date for his bout with Cormier has yet to be announced. However just five months earlier, Gustafsson was actually contemplating retirement. Gus suffered a rough loss in...

Jun 10, 2015 6:46 am

Gustafsson: ‘You’re Only The Real Champ If You Beat Jones’

Alexander Gustafsson will be getting another crack at the UFC light-heavyweight title when he takes on new champion Daniel Cormier. Even if Gus does take out Cormier, he won’t consider himself the real champion. Of course we all know what happened to Jones by now. Car crash, ran from the scene, hid from the cops,...

Jun 10, 2015 6:09 am

Gustafsson Breaks Down Cormier Vs. Johnson

Check out ‘Unibet UFC Fighter’ Live: Alexander Gustafsson – The Comeback’. The UFC light-heavyweight talks about his road back, after suffering the KO to Anthony Johnson, and breaks down the fight between Johnson and Daniel Cormier. UFC 188’s Gilbert Melendez: “I still have a lot of fight in me”

Jun 9, 2015 12:11 pm

Ryan Bader: ‘Gustafsson doesn’t deserve title shot’

UFC light-heavyweight Ryan ‘Darth’ Bader is still feeling the pain of being passed over for a title shot. Bader campaigned hard for the next shot at the 205 title, against Daniel Cormier, but ultimately the UFC made the head-scratching decision to give it to Alexander Gustafsson, who got knocked out by Anthony Johnson in his...

Jun 8, 2015 2:55 pm

‘I’m A More Dangerous Opponent for Cormier than Gustafsson’

Ryan Bader has been campaigning for a shot at the UFC Light Heavyweight Championship which was recently claimed by Daniel Cormier. After Cormier defeated Anthony Johnson at UFC 187 in May, Bader confronted Cormier at the post fight press conference and took matters into his own hands. For the following weeks, Bader and Cormier proceeded...

Jun 7, 2015 2:59 pm

Gustafsson: Cormier Has ‘Tons’ of Weaknesses I Will Exploit

Less than a month after Daniel Cormier dominated Anthony “Rumble” Johnson at UFC 187, his first challenger to his title has been announced. Alexander Gustafsson will step into the octagon with DC to once again attempt to retrieve UFC gold. In a recent interview with MMAViking, Gustafsson was asked if he saw any holes in...

Jun 6, 2015 7:45 am

DC On Gustafsson Title Shot: ‘All Logic Said It Was Going To Be Bader’

UFC light-heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier just won the title and already has a challenger lined up, only it’s one he didn’t expect. Cormeir, like plenty of fans, expected to fight Ryan Bader simply because he was the only one that logically mad sense. Well, as we know, sometimes logic doesn’t get you a titles shot....

Jun 5, 2015 12:35 am

Gustafsson On Title Shot: ‘I Didn’t Even See Myself In That Position’

Apparently, according to the UFC light-heavyweight himself, Alexander Gustafsson really didn’t expect to get a title shot for the same reason a lot of fans are pointing out. But, he got it and now it’s time to prepare. The challenger says he’s already seen a lot of holes in Daniel Cormier’s game that he can...

Jun 5, 2015 12:33 am

Bader Camp Calls Gustafsson vs. Cormier Booking A ”Learning Experience”

Ryan Bader (19-4 MMA) was booked to fight Daniel Cormier in the headlining bout of this weekend’s UFC Fight Night 68 event in New Orleans. However, fate intervened and “DC” was called up to fight for the UFC’s vacant light heavyweight title against Anthony Johnson at May’s UFC 187 pay-per-view event in Las Vegas, a...

Jun 4, 2015 10:48 am

Jon Jones’ Manager Speaks Out Against Cormier, Gustafsson Title Booking

Former UFC champion Jon Jones is still off the grid, awaiting his legal issues to play out, but we did hear from his manager. Jones’ manager, Malki Kawa, took to Twitter to share his feelings about the UFC giving Alexander Gustafsson the next title shot. Check out what he had to say: It's as if...

Jun 3, 2015 5:59 am

No Jones! Daniel Cormier Will Fight Alexander Gustafsson In First Title Defense

UFC president Dana White appeared on UFC Tonight and mentioned that they were looking at Alexander Gustafsson for Daniel Cormier’s first title challenger and now it has been confirmed. After the show, UFCespanol.com confirmed that ‘The Mauler’ will in fact get a title shot. It was first thought that they would be the main event...

Jun 3, 2015 5:56 am

Alexander Gustafsson Teases Title Shot

UFC light-heavyweight Alexander Gustafsson might have a very big announcement to make. The former title challenger last fought and loss to Anthony Johnson, who just fought and loss to Daniel Cormier. Now, we may see Gustafsson go for the title? This is what a lot are speculating after Gustafsson sent out a mysterious post on...

May 6, 2015 9:00 am

Complete Lineup for UFC Fight Night 69 After Gustafsson Removal

UFC Fight Night 69 took a major shakeup earlier this week when Alexander Gustafsson was forced to pull out of his fight with Glover Teixeira. Gus’ injury not only pulled him off the card, but Teixeira as well and a new main event was announced. Joanna Jedrzejczyk will be defending her UFC Strawweight Championship for...

May 3, 2015 7:34 am

Free Fight! Anthony Johnson vs. Alexander Gustafsson (FULL)

‘Light heavyweight No. 1 contender Anthony Johnson dominated Alexander Gustafsson in impressive fashion back in January to earn himself a title shot against Daniel Cormier at UFC 187. Check out the complete fight.’ By: Ryan C. Miller | @ryancmiller1630 REAL TALK! Luke Rockhold & Daniel Cormier Discuss Jon Jones Tragedy!