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Jan 24, 2015 10:42 am

Gustafsson: Johnson is a “one-dimensional” fighter

“He’s one-dimensional. Doesn’t move a lot. Comes in hard, throws the left kick, left hook, straight right. I’m not afraid of his wrestling at all. I’ll cover my face up, not going to let him hit me. I need to bring my ‘A’ game and I will.” During a recent chat with reporters, tonight’s UFC...

Jan 23, 2015 9:42 am

‘UFC on FOX 14: Gustafsson vs. Johnson’ Weigh-In Results

Today from Sweden, the UFC on FOX 14 fighters hit the scales to make their bouts for tomorrow night official. All but one made weight. UFC on FOX 14 goes down from the Hovet Arena in Stockholm, Sweden. The free televised fight card airs on FOX. The full weigh-in results are as follows: MAIN CARD:...

Jan 21, 2015 11:31 am

Fight Night Stockholm: On the Brink – Alexander Gustafsson

Alexander Gustafsson’s first person account of one of the greatest fights of 2013. From the moment Gustafsson arrives in Canada, through his epic five round battle with Jon Jones, experience the light heavyweight challenger’s exclusive account of UFC 165.

Jan 20, 2015 6:24 pm

UFC Road to the Octagon: Gustafsson vs Johnson

UFC Road to the Octagon: Gustafsson vs Johnson brings you inside the lives of six of the world’s top fighters readying to battle in Stockholm, Sweden for what is being hailed as the greatest UFC card ever held in Europe. Starring in the main event is hometown hero, Alexander “The Mauler” Gustafsson. From Las Vegas,...

Jan 20, 2015 9:35 am

Dan Hardy Breaks Down Gustafsson vs. Johnson

Go Inside the Octagon with Unibet. Let Dan Hardy and John Gooden guide you through the huge main event at UFC Fight Night Stockholm between Alexander Gustafsson and Anthony Johnson.

Jan 19, 2015 8:24 pm

REPLAY! Gustafsson vs. Johnson Preview

On Saturday, Alexander Gustafsson squares off against Anthony ‘Rumble’ Johnson in Stockholm for the #1 contender spot at light heavyweight. Ahead of the bout, Daniel Cormier, Gilbert Melendez, and Frankie Edgar broke down the bout on Fox Sports 1.

Jan 18, 2015 9:32 am

REPLAY! ‘UFC Road To The Octagon: Gustafsson vs. Johnson’ (Full)

Get ready for UFC Fight Night: Stockholm this Saturday, January 24th from the Tele2 Arena. The card features a light-heavyweight #1 contender match between Alexander ‘The Mauler’ Gustafsson and Anthony ‘Rumble’ Johnson. In case you missed ‘UFC Road To The Octagon: Gustafsson vs. Johnson’ you can re-watch the full episode below.

Jan 15, 2015 5:20 am

Gustafsson: ‘I’m going to take Jon’s belt. But Rumble’s first’

“That’s the fight I want. That’s the big fight I’m dreaming about. I’m going to beat him, I’m going to take that belt from him. But right now, I don’t have time or room for Jon Jones. I’m fighting Anthony Johnson, I need to be the best for him.” Alexander Gustafsson on what Phil Davis...

Jan 10, 2015 1:16 pm

LIVE! BJPENN.COM RADIO Set With Gustafsson, Shields, Straus, & Case – Sun, 7 PT

LISTEN LIVE HERE! BJPENN.COM is ready to bring our fans the most stacked show of 2015 so far! BJPENN.COM Radio returns this Sunday with Johnny Case, Daniel Straus, Jake Shields and Alexander Gustafsson! We will be kicking things off by talking with one of the UFC’s up-and-coming talents, Johnny “Hollywood” Case. Case made his octagon...

Jan 8, 2015 9:21 am

Gustafsson: ‘This is no time to party’

Top UFC light-heavyweight, Alexander Gustafsson is 17 days out from his UFC main event against Anthony “Rumble” Johnson, and it’s no time to play! Watch the latest training highlight from the former title challenger above, or HERE.

Jan 8, 2015 5:05 am

REPLAY! Alexander Gustafsson vs. Jimi Manuwa (Full Fight)

Top ranked light heavyweight Alexander Gustafsson looks to earn another shot at the title as he took on undefeated Jimi Manuwa. Now, Gustafsson continues his quest as he faces Anthony Johnson at Fight Night Stockholm.

Jan 6, 2015 12:31 pm

Gustafsson Requests “Rumble” Get Drug Tested

“A request from Sweden has been sent to US Anti Doping commission to come and test me. This is the way it’s done in Sweden, no matter where you are, you are under control which I really appreciate, I want my sport to be clean so everyone compete under the same terms. “Therefore, I would...

Jan 5, 2015 8:17 pm

Greg Jackson: ‘Gustafsson, Rumble, Velasquez, It Doesn’t Matter’

Greg Jackson, the mastermind behind the coaching of UFC light heavyweight kingpin Greg Jackson, doesn’t care who his star pupil fights next. Following Jones win over Daniel Cormier, there was much talk of who would be the next man to face Jones in the Octagon, and whether or not the champ would move up to...

Jan 4, 2015 8:18 am

Gustafsson to Jones: “I am not impressed by your performance!”

Following an impressive win by Jon Jones at UFC 182 against Daniel Cormier, former title challenger Alexander Gustafsson took to Facebook to give his thoughts on the bout, using words made famous by Georges St. Pierre when he called out Matt Hughes many years ago. Catch the highlights from the bout HERE.

Dec 1, 2014 3:27 pm

Gustafsson: ‘I want to take the belt from Jones, it’s personal’

With a highly anticipated UFC 182 light heavyweight clash between Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier looming, as well as the UFC on FOX clash between Alexander Gustafsson and Anthony Johnson for the #1 contender spot, many fans have been discussing who they would like to see win the belt, and who they want to challenge...

Nov 28, 2014 11:08 am

Rumble Thinks Gustafsson Beat Jones, Picking D.C. Over Jon Too

“I thought [Gustfasson] won. Whenever they announced that Jones won, I was shocked. I actually thought Alexander won. But you can’t win them all. When you’re fighting the champion, you definitely have to put him away. And it was a really close fight but I still think that he did enough…. but that’s just how...

Nov 25, 2014 12:51 pm

Gustafsson, Johnson First Staredown

Yesterday in Sweden, Anthony “Rumble” Johnson and Alexander Gustafsson mean mugged for the first time. Who takes this title-shot eliminator bout?

Nov 24, 2014 9:16 am

PHOTOS | Anthony Johnson looking massive next to Alexander Gustafsson

Recently, Anthony Johnson and Alexander Gustafsson traveled to Stockholm to promote their UFC on FOX 14 bout which will determine who will next face Jon Jones for the light heavyweight title should he defeat Daniel Cormier in December. Alexander Gustafsson posted the following photo of the pair, during media-duties in Stockholm, on his official Facebook...

Nov 13, 2014 1:13 pm

Gustafsson on not fighting Jones, matchup with Anthony Johnson

Alexander Gustafsson joins UFC Tonight to discuss missing out on his rematch with Jon Jones and his upcoming bout with Anthony Johnson. Alexander Gustafsson to Cormier on tips on how to beat Jon Jones: “Be fast and work on your footwork. It’ll be a great fight. I can’t wait to see it. I want to...

Nov 12, 2014 9:24 am

Anthony Johnson vs. Alexander Gustafsson Set

  History will be made when Swedish superstar and No. 1 ranked light heavyweight contender Alexander “The Mauler” Gustafsson meets No. 3 ranked knockout artist Anthony “Rumble” Johnson on Saturday, Jan. 24 in Stockholm, Sweden to determine the next UFC® light heavyweight title challenger.  The bout will take place in front of more than 30,000...

Nov 5, 2014 6:27 pm

Injury Still Ailing, Evans Opts Out Of Gustafsson Talks

“My leg isn’t strong. I can’t explode off it like I normally used to be able to and it still feels unstable. My management team wouldn’t let me take the fight. Glenn [Robinson, his manager] said, ‘At this stage of your career there is no need to rush into a fight especially coming back from...

Oct 20, 2014 8:10 pm

Cormier Dissses Gustafsson: “I Don’t Feel Bad For Him At All”

After Alexander Gustafsson pulled out of his light heavyweight title rematch with Jon Jones, Daniel Cormier stepped in to fight Jones at UFC 178. The pair met at the UFC’s Ultimate Media day and brawled during their now infamous staredown. Shortly after the brawl, Jones tore his meniscus and was forced out of the bout,...

Oct 20, 2014 9:37 am

Gustafsson vs. Evans Targeted For January Main Event In Sweden

The UFC has been rumored to be targeting a bout between Alexander Gustafsson for some time now, but with Evans still being sidelined until 2015, nothing has materialized. Evans is currently recovering from a torn ACL, and hasn’t been in the Octagon since finishing Chael Sonnen in the first round of their bout almost exactly...

Oct 19, 2014 6:00 pm

Alex Gustafsson’s First Professional MMA Fight

It might not be Thursday, but that doesn’t mean we can’t do a throwback! Take a look back to Finland, in 2007, where Alexander Gustafsson fought his first pro MMA fight against Saku Heikola, and won!

Oct 15, 2014 5:00 am

REPLAY! Phil Davis vs. Alexander Gustafsson (Full Fight)

Two highly-touted prospects square off in this bout. Phil Davis transitioned from decorated collegiate wrestler to UFC fighter when he dismantled Brian Stann at UFC 109. Alexander Gustafsson also turned heads at 109 with a stunning KO victory. Don’t miss Phil Davis upcoming fight against Glover Teixeira at UFC 179.

Oct 6, 2014 5:04 am

Alexander Gustafsson Speaks Out Against Negative Fans

This past Saturday the UFC visited Sweden for UFC Fight Night Stockholm, where the Swedes went 0-4 for the night. Alexander Gustafsson took to Facebook to express his dissatisfaction with the fans for their lack of support following a tough night for their native fighters. Gustafsson posted the following message on his Facebook. “Thank you...