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Alexander Gustafsson

Alexander L. Gustafsson (born January 15, 1987) is a Swedish professional mixed martial artist who has competed for Konfrontacja Sztuk Walki, Shooto, FinnFight and UFC in his career.

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Jimi Manuwa back in Sweden helping his teammate Alexander Gustafsson prepare for
Alexander Gustafsson open to welcome Jon Jones back.
Here's the official poster for Alexander Gustafsson vs. Glover Teixeira
Ryan Bader's resume is better than Alexander Gustafsson. He has won 7 out of his last 8 fights and the UFC don't want him?.
Alexander Gustafsson, if he can't, then take rumble off and let Max and Anthony be main event on fight night card on fs1
I had a feeling about this. Lets see Anthony Johnson Vs Alexander Gustafsson 2.
Someone get Alexander Gustafsson on the phone
when u see my Alexander Gustafsson u better run
Jimi Manuwa to headline, UFCLondon in march, against either Glover Teixeira or a rematch against Alexander Gustafsson
I know bader wants that title shot, but we know how the UFC works. How about Ryan Bader vs. Alexander Gustafsson for now
To the people saying Daniel Cormier is boring, go watch his fights against Alexander Gustafsson and Rumble Johnson.
No one at Light Heavyweight can beat Jon Jones. Maybe Alexander Gustafsson but seems like he wants to retire. Jon Jones needs to move up.
Amazing ko off the cage using Chuck Liddell vs Alexander Gustafsson
New : Alexander Gustafsson: "My best advice for mental training is simply to create good habits, in order t…
Gustafsson finding it 'tough' to stay motivated in 2016 - Two-time UFC light heavyweight title challenger Alexa...
Alexander Gustafsson: I'm finding it 'tough' to stay motivated these days
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Alexander Gustafsson having a 'tough time' with motivation
Alexander Gustafsson having a 'tough time' with motivation, still vows to fight in 2016
Daniel Cormier, Anthony Johnson, Alexander Gustafsson and the Heavyweight Title are all on Jon Jones' radar! Will...
Alexander Gustafsson moves back to Alliance MMA in California to learn footwork from ... -
Rashad Evans wants Alexander Gustafsson bout next after respective losses at UFC 192
Rashad Evans interested in fight with Alexander Gustafsson next
Daniel Cormier defeats Alexander Gustafsson by split decision in UFC 192 Main Card.
If you think Alexander Gustafsson's name is "Gus Davison," you might be from the American Midwest.
Gustafsson shines, takes Cormier to limit
Heard some rumblings about a fight between Alexander Gustafsson and Jon Jones. Interested to see if it comes to fruition.
Alexander Gustafsson vows to continue with confident message. .
From now on, it’s Gus Davidson. Forget the Alexander Gustafsson gimmick. Good idea
Daniel Cormier: Critics would have 'had a field day with me' if I lost to Alexander Gustafsson via
Alexander Gustafsson: Dana White and Lorenzo Fertitta have 'big plans' for my UFC career
Alexander Gustafsson still has UFC title aspirations: 'I do not want to be a journeyman' via
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Morning Report: No 'journeyman,' Alexander Gustafsson says Dana White and UFC have 'big plans' for his future https:/…
For Alex Gustafsson it's championship or bust: 'I do not want to be a journeyman'. http…
Alexander Gustafsson does not want to be a journeyman
Gustafsson at pivotal stage of his career
Alexander Gustafsson: I know I can be better
Alexander Gustafsson admits he was not good enough to beat Daniel Cormier at 192
The competitive triangle of Daniel Cormier, Alexander Gustafsson and Jon Jones is extraordinary
Alexander Gustafsson once again lost a close title fight, but still proved he's a champion:
Daniel Cormier comes face-to-face with Alexander Gustafsson at the weigh in. This is going to be AWESOME.
UFC 192 Primer: Alexander Gustafsson-Jared Hamman: Check out a young and green Alexander Gustafsson in his UFC...
Hey Big Fan 😎 i am looking forward for UFC 192. I am curious on your opinion on Daniel Cormier vs Alexander Gustafsson. Thx
Javier Mendez said on Inside MMA that Daniel Cormier had new dietitian in preparation for fight against Alexander Gustafsson on
Daniel Cormier is confident in his boxing and has no problem standing and trading with Alexander Gustafsson
If DC can get past Alexander Gustafsson next month,. it is very likely that Jon Jones vs DC 2 will take place in 2016 …
UFC returns to London in 2016 with Feb. 27 event: Alexander Gustafsson and Jimi Manuwa. The UFC is returning to...
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On Daniel Cormier believing Alexander Gustafsson is mentally weak: Go watch that Jones fight again. That's the Robbie vs Rory fight of 205
"But Rousey has been more dominant and hasn’t had a close call like Jones had against Alexander Gustafsson."
Ronda was gonna win from the beginning. Daniel Cormier and Alexander Gustafsson is gonna be the real fight
Just Pin'd: THERE WILL BE BLOOD!!! - Daniel Cormier vs. Alexander Gustafsson : if you love you'll love t...
Long day of media in Houston today with fighters Daniel Cormier & Alexander Gustafsson.…
LHW title bout awarded to Houston, Texas as Daniel Cormier makes his first title defense vs Alexander Gustafsson Oct. 3rd
"Positive thinking is a habit, like everything else, you get better at it with time" -Alexander Gustafsson
2/10: Why will/won't Alexander Gustafsson win the belt?(serious)
・・・. Just if anyone wondered 😉 Alexander Gustafsson will be the Champ one…
what round will you end Alexander Gustafsson in? Done in 1 or keep him alive until 5? thank u!
Alexander Gustafsson bout to kick Daniel Cormier's head off his neck.
Sorry Daniel Cormier, but Alexander Gustafsson believes you're not a real UFC champion until you beat Jon Jones
Alexander Gustafsson says you have to beat the champ to be the champ. . Will he say this if he beats Daniel Cormier ?
Ryan Bader: I'm a 'more dangerous' opponent for Daniel Cormier than Alexander Gustafsson
BREAKING: Daniel Cormier vs. Alexander Gustafsson will be the next UFC light heavyweight title fight. Date and venue TBD.
Alexander Gustafsson on loss to Anthony Johnson: Rumble 'did everything right': Alexander Gus... via
Wire: Anthony Johnson: Jones has bigger things to worry about than Alexander Gustafsson http:/…
Anthony Johnson shocks the world, finishes Alexander Gustafsson in 1st round.
I'm watching the Alexander Gustafsson vs Anthony Johnson UFC fight in Stockholm, Sweden.
UFC: Anthony 'Rumble' Johnson knocked out Alexander Gustafsson in the UFC's record-breaking event in Stockholm:
Last night's broadcast started with comparing Alexander Gustafsson to Ingemar Johansson. Does this make Rumble MMA's Floyd Patterson then?
ICYMI: Anthony Johnson knocks out Alexander Gustafsson in 1st round, sets up potential fight with champ Jon Jones. » http…
Las Vegas Sun - Anthony Johnson gets Jon Jones next after knocking out Alexander Gustafsson
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UFC on FOX 14 results: Anthony Johnson runs over Alexander Gustafsson (
It's over! Anthony Johnson knocks out Alexander Gustafsson in the first round. Next up for Johnson... Jon Jones.
How I feel after rooting for Phil Davis, Dan Henderson, and Alexander Gustafsson.
My picks for tonight are Chris Beal-225, Nikita Krylov-125, Phil Davis-255, and Alexander Gustafsson-320. Dan Henderson+400 is good value.
Alexander Gustafsson faces Anthony Johnson in Here's a look at the odds for Saturday night's event.
Alexander Gustafsson home again in UFC Octagon and Sweden vs. Anthony Johnson: The nose sports a couple of din...
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Alexander Gustafsson vs. Anthony Johnson staredown pic, video from the UFC on FOX 14 media day to promote their main event battle inside the Tele2 Arena in Stockholm, Sweden, on Jan. 24, 2015.
Alexander Gustafsson squares off with Anthony "Rumble" Johnson at UFC on FOX media day. Photo by Esther Lin:...
MMA | Anthony Johnson vs. Alexander Gustafsson staredown pic, video from UFC on FOX 14…
The main event of UFC on FOX 14 is a five-round light heavyweight bout between Alexander Gustafsson and Anthony Johnson.
This Sunday 2pm on SKY Sport NZ. Alexander Gustafsson takes on Anthony "Rumble" Johnson . Also on the card . Dan...
People said DC was Jon Jones's Joe Fraizer, that is not the case. Alexander Gustafsson is Jon Jones's Joe Fraizer htt…
The winner of Alexander Gustafsson vs. Anthony Johnson will definitely get Jon Jones next
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Prediction: by the end of the year Jon Jones vs Alexander Gustafsson or Alexander Gustafsson vs Daniel Cormier
Just watched UFC 182 with Pat, Wendi, and Marcel. *** those fights were good. I sure as *** love MMA and there is nothing better than seeing two evenly matched fighters fight for a title. I think if Daniel Cormier was the same age as Jon Jones he would never have tired. But wow what a first three rounds. Jon Jones is so good and has beaten the 6 previous champions in the UFC and now beaten an unbeatable unstoppable Daniel Cormier. Already he is the P4P king. If he wins his next fight verse the winner of Anthony Johnson and Alexander Gustafsson, He could easily be considered the greatest fighter ever.
"Alexander Gustafsson (not Daniel Cormier) was my toughest fight." - Jon Jones of UFC 182 post fight show
Alexander Gustafsson is joke Jon Jones beat you clearly 3 rounds to 2 maybe even 4 rounds
Alexander Gustafsson vs Anthony Johnson...that's gonna be a better fight than Jones vs Cormier.
Boom. Alexander Gustafsson vs. Anthony Johnson official for Saturday, Jan. 24 in Stockholm, Sweden.
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UFC officially announced that Alexander Gustafsson vs Rumble Johnson will headline the Jan. 24 Fox event in Stockholm. 30…
UFC's Alexander Gustafsson: I want to fight Rashad Evans, too via
With Anthony Johnson fight off the table for now, Alexander Gustafsson interested in Rashad Evans --
Guest fighter Q&A has begun. Forrest Griffin, Joanne Calderwood and Alexander Gustafsson hosted by Andy Friedlander.
Imagine if Jon Jones vs. Daniel Cormier (or Alexander Gustafsson) was next. It's not, but imagine if it was. That'd be fun…
Anthony "Rumble" Johnson wants to fight Ryan Bader this fall, Alexander Gustafsson in January
Anthony Johnson wants to face Ryan Bader in October, and then wants to face Alexander Gustafsson in…
Dana White thinks Anthony Johnson vs. Alexander Gustafsson makes sense. Winner would get the next title shot. Your thoughts? .
Interim title! Daniel Cormier offers to fight Alexander Gustafsson...
Alexander Gustafsson rips UFC for 'ridiculous' decision to put 'clowns' like Jon... |
I think Alexander Gustafsson and Daniel Cormier should fight.
Alexander Gustafsson picks the winner between Daniel Cormier and Jon Jones.. . "No disrespect to DC, I think he's...
Jon Jones tells Gustafsson he's had enough of 'stunts,' is focusing on his next 'victim'
Alexander Gustafsson talks about his knee injury and surgery.. . "It's not serious at all. It's actually one of...
Look at the Jon Jones vs. Alexander Gustafsson UFC fight & tell me that Jones doesn't have a physical advantage.
Former title challenger Alexander Gustafsson was not too impressed with the behavior of Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier at the UFC 178 media day press conference. Jones is scheduled to defend his titl...
Alexander Gustafsson labels the brawl between Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier “childish”
Alexander Gustafsson isn’t impressed with all of the media attention Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier are receiving for their brief scrap...
Gustafsson isn't impressed by the Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier media brawl.
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Alexander Gustafsson doin' work right now
I spoke to Jon Jones in the back. He said "the Sholler rematch" is his warm-up for Alexander Gustafsson.
Top story: The MMA Hour with Jon Jones, Alexander Gustafsson, Randy Couture, Pa… see more
For the record, video-game Jones face-kick KOd the fan's Alexander Gustafsson.
UFC contender Alexander Gustafsson wraps up knee surgery in Sweden.
Alexander Gustafsson: No disrespect to Daniel Cormier, but he's not beating Jon... |
Alexander Gustafsson injured, Daniel Cormier steps in against Jon Jones at UFC 178
Alexander Gustafsson injured, Jon Jones vs. Daniel Cormier set as new main event of UFC 178
From Dana White, Alexander Gustafsson injured and Jon Jones now defends title against Daniel Cormier at UFC 178
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ALEXANDER GUSTAFFSON TO FIGHT JON 'BONES' JONES AT UFC 178 Posted on June 16, 2014 by Derek Wattay Part of what has made the Ultimate Fighting Championship one of the fastest-growing sports entities in the world is that it gives its fans the fights they want to see. Even when there's resistance, UFC president Dana White and company CEO Lorenzo Fertitta often get the deal done -- and that's what they did with a rematch between Jon "Bones" Jones and Alexander Gustafsson. During the post-fight press conference of UFC 172 April 26, after his record seventh title defense against Glover Teixeira, UFC light heavyweight champion Jones refused to field any questions from the media about his next fight -- and up until June 6, he still wasn't talking. Many had presumed Jones' next defense would be a rematch against No. 1 contender Gustafsson, and UFC officials had all but booked the fight for August. Although Gustaffson was ready and willing, it initially appeared that Jones had plans of his own. "Just to clear up a ...
UFC President Dana White spoke about the status of Jon Jones' rematch with Alexander Gustafsson in Berlin recently after Gustafsson posted on his official F
It's not contract negotiations holding up a potential rematch between UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones and Alexander Gustafsson, according to Dana White.
The Download w/ Dana White: Jon Jones doesn't want to fight Alexander Gustafsson
Dana White explains that Jon Jones wants to skip the rematch with Alexander Gustafsson and fight Daniel Cormier instead.
The UFC's attempts to slide Jon Jones into a title fight with Alexander Gustafsson have hit a bump, as UFC president Dana White says Jones would rather fight Daniel Cormier.
Dana White reveals what is going on behind the scenes to book Jon Jones vs. Alexander Gustafsson rematch, revealing that "Bones" once again would...
Dana White: Jon "Bones" Jones doesn't want to fight Alexander Gustafsson.
I am interested to hear what UFC fans think of Dana White going public that Jon Jones wants Daniel Cormier next, not Alexander Gustafsson
No. 1 ranked UFC light heavyweight contender Alexander Gustafsson has signed a deal to face champion Jon Jones. Jones has yet to sign his half of the agreement, and that does not make UFC president Dana White a happy man.
Daniel Cormier and Alexander Gustafsson are both gunning for Jon Jones' light heavyweight title. And then there's that stalemate with the UFC over a contract issue. How will Jones deal with the adversity?
In addition to Alexander Gustafsson and Daniel Cormier, does Jon Jones have to fight the UFC too?
White: Daniel Cormier shouldn't wait for title fight UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones is renegotiating his contract with the company, so he may fight Alexander Gustafsson at UFC 177 on Aug 30, or he may not. After beating Dan Henderson Saturday night, Cormier was unequivocal about what he wants next - a title fight vs. Jones. "No matter where you go boy, I'm coming," said Cormier, as transcribed by FOX Sports. "You better hurry because I'm getting better." "I know nobody can wrestle me. It doesn't matter. If I decide to take Jon Jones down 100 times, I'll take him down 100 times. This is my octagon." Cormier of course was assuming Jones wins the rematch with Gustafsson. However, after the event Ariel Helwani told UFC president Dana White that Cormier wanted to wait for a title shot, and asked White if he agreed. "No," said White definitively. "Those are always bad ideas. When you think you want a layoff, somebody gets hurt, you know... We'll see what happens - if he ends up fighting somebody else. ...
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UFC 172: Jon Jones vs. Alexander Gustafsson rematch looks to be a lock now that "Bones" has disposed of Glover Teixeira by way of unanimous decision last Saturday night (April 26, 2014) inside the Baltimore Arena in Baltimore, Maryland.
Tonight, Jon Jones will look to continue to leave his mark on the history books when he faces Glover Teixeira at UFC 172 for the light heavyweight title. Jones already owns the record for most successful title defenses in the UFC’s division with six, having set the mark when he bested Alexander Gustafsson last year. However, that is not the only record “Bones” holds inside the Octagon. ♦ His nine total finishes are tied with Chuck Liddell for most in the division. ♦ With five submission wins, Jones has the most at 205 pounds ever. ♦ Having defended 23 of 24 takedowns, Jones has the best takedown defense in UFC history at 95.8-percent. ♦ His 50.9-percent takedown accuracy leads all current light heavyweights and is second only to Lyoto MacHida. ♦ Along with Royce Gracie, Anderson Silva and Georges St-Pierre, Jones has one 10-or-more consecutive fights. They are the only four to do so inside the Octagon. Here’s a lot at some other interesting notes on the UFC 172 fighters and card: ♦ Chr ...
Jon Jones said he'd outstrike Alexander Gustafsson, and so far he seems deadset on trying to do. Greg Jackson tells him to calm down.
Phil Davis told Alexander Gustafsson to fight like an American and pimp slap Jon Jones. Still doesn't understand how Alex lost that fight
Alexander Gustafsson: Jon Jones will defeat Glover Teixeira, then get knocked out in 'Mauler'...
The real threat(threats) to Jones' throne is Alexander Gustafsson and Daniel Cormier. Enough of this malarky about Glover
I added a video to a playlist UFC 2014: Alexander Gustafsson vs Daniel Cormier
I liked a video from UFC 2014: Alexander Gustafsson vs Daniel Cormier
The Light Heavyweight Title picture for the next couple of challengers is as follows. Alexander Gustafsson...
Daniel Cormier will fight either Alexander Gustafsson, Glover Teixeira, or Jon Jones for the light heavyweight title
Alexander Gustafsson dominates Manuwa and is ready for a second shot at Jon Jones! What do you think!?
Alexander Gustafsson dismantled Jimi Manuwa and will likely face Jon Jones in a light heavyweight title bout
Morning Report: Daniel Cormier next for winner of Alexander Gustafsson vs. light heavyweight champion
UFC light-heavyweight champion Jon Jones didn’t exactly endear himself to Alexander Gustafsson fans last night when he suggested the Swede should fight Daniel Cormier next. “Why not give the winner of Alexander and DC the winner of myself and Glover??” wrote in the first of a series of posts back an...
Alexander Gustafsson:. “I was so glad to get a decision because my last couple of fights have gone the distance.
Alexander Gustafsson: After I beat Jimi Manuwa in London, I'm taking Jon Jones' belt But, will Glover Teixeira or Jimi Manuwa spoil the much-anticipated rematch? Alexander Gustafsson came ever-so-close to dethroning Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight champion Jon Jones last year at UFC 165. But the cageside judges decided that "Bones" had done enough to retain his strap after he and "The Mauler" went at it for 25 exciting minutes in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Much to the chagrin of some fight fans. Nevertheless, the towering Swede may have a rematch against Jones to look forward to should he defeat Jimi Manuwa in the main event of this weekend's (March 8, 2014) UFC Fight Night 37 event in London, England, which airs only on UFC Fight Pass. But should he get the chance to face Jones once again, Gus plans on taking the title away from the dominant champion, not just humble him. His words: "Well, he said himself he's a lot more humble now, so, I don't know. Maybe (I did humble him), I don' ...
Fight Night London: Gustafsson vs Manuwa Preview Top ranked light heavyweight Alexander Gustafsson looks to earn another shot at the title as he takes on undefeated Jimi Manuwa in London.
Jimi Manuwa has released another video blog for his upcoming fight against Alexander Gustafsson at UFC Fight Night 37 and this video blog includes more training footage from his gym.
Event information, results, video, and fighter information for UFC Fight Night London, featuring Alexander Gustafsson and Jimi Manuwa.
Alexander Gustafsson vs. Jimi Manuwa. There are still not enough (positive) curse words.
Jimi Manuwa is going to beat Alexander Gustafsson
Alexander Gustafsson will square off against Jimi Manuwa in the main event of the UFC’s March 8 visit to London, England. The pairing was quite an unusual one considering Gus is the contender at light-heavyweight, and Manuwa (now was ranked... - LowKick MMA
Back Gustafsson "well aware" of the Manuwa risk February 27th 2014 Alexander Gustafsson says he is well aware of the risks involved in taking a fight with Jimi Manuwa on March 8.The Swedish light-heavyweight contender could possibly have sat out and waited for the result of the upcoming Jon Jones/Gl...
Just a little over 1-week away until Alexander Gustafsson returns to the Octagon. Jimi Manuwa shouldn't be taken...
Alexander Gustafsson faces a big risk in his fight against Jimi Manuwa on March 8th. Will the 'Poster Boy' upset...
love to see Alexander Gustafsson vs Daniel Cormier !
Former No. 1 contender Alexander Gustafsson accepts the challenge to welcome Daniel Cormier into the light heavyweight division and says, unlike "DC," he doesn't care what part of the world the UFC fight takes place.
Take a look inside Jimi Manuwa's training camp for his March 8 bout with Alexander Gustafsson...
Undefeated light heavyweight Jimi Manuwa will take on world number two Alexander Gustafsson at UFC Fight Night 37 at the start of next month and you can check on his preparations at the Mirror here. Read the Full Article Here
You hear that Alexander Gustafsson? Jimi Manuwa beat monsters like Ryan Jimmo!
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Watch Jimi Manuwa prepare for his UFC Fight Night: London bout against Alexander Gustafsson on March 8th.
Breakthrough Fighter of the Year. ->Travis Browne. International Fighter of the Year. ->Alexander Gustafsson.
Jon Jones talks not worrying about Glover Teixeira's knockout power, being humbled by Alexander Gustafsson and respecting, but not liking Daniel Cormier.
Morning Report: Jon Jones says he's been humbled by Alexander Gustafsson, respects Daniel...
Shogun not dropping to 185, wants Lil Nog rematch At the beginning of this month, UFC president Dana White said that if Mauricio 'Shogun' Rua were to lose to James Te Huna at UFN 33, he would probably have a talk with him about retirement, and might also consider a drop to 185 appropriate. Shogun was coming off a decision loss to Alexander Gustafsson and a submission loss to Chael Sonnen. He has not had a win streak since 2009, when he knocked out Mark Coleman and Chuck Liddell in compelling fashion. However, Shogun shone vs. Te Huna, earning a tremendous knockout. And now the Brazilian has announced he plans to stay not just in the game, but at 205. "I’ll stay at 205," Rua said to MMAFighting.com. "There’s no way (I can drop to 185). I spoke with my team after the fight and they said I shouldn’t, so I won’t. I’ll stay at 205." "The light-heavyweight division is the toughest division. I won two world titles in this division, so I’m adapted to it. My dream is to win the title again, but I’m . ...
After 11 million votes, the winner is announced, Alexander Gustafsson will be on the cover of EA Sports UFC video...
Alexander Gustafsson joins Jon Jones on cover of EA SPORTS UFC
Jon Jones discusses sharing the EA Sports UFC cover with Alexander Gustafsson, Georges St-Pierre's decision to vacate his belt, his upcoming fight against Glover Teixeira at UFC 172 in Baltimore, w...
Alexander Gustafsson joins Jon Jones on the cover of EA UFC.
Alexander Gustafsson topples former UFC champion Georges St-Pierre to join Jon Jones on the first-ever EA Sports UFC video game cover.
Alexander Gustafsson & Jon Jones will be on the cover for EA Sport's upcoming UFC game.
Mauricio Shogun Rua vs Alexander Gustafsson - UFC on Fox 5 - Fight Video Prediction Alright what's up dudes, this will be another video prediction for UFC on.
Could not have had a better birthday present. UFC 167 lived up to the hype. Great fights and most of our predictions were right (except Rory). So many fighters just walking around the casino. Annette rode up the elevator with Chael Sonnen. I ran into Urijah Faber, Nick Diaz, Anthony Pettis, Alexander Gustafsson, Matt Hughs, Stephan Bonnar, Bruce Buffer and Joe Siva. Also saw Meisha Tate, Dan Henderson, Damien Maia, Forrest Griffen, Frank Trigg, Brendan Schaub, Travis Browne, Chris Weidman. Plus the added bonus of meeting some greats at the weigh ins - Royce Gracie, Mark Coleman, Dan Severn and Art Jimmerman. Best weekend ever! Btw Vegas was pretty cool too :)
UFC: Beyond the Octagon is starting right now on BT Sport 1. Feat. Andy Ogle, John Hathaway, Alexander Gustafsson - Don't miss it!
Official UFC rankings updated after UFC Fight Night 32: Vitor Belfort holds at No. 2, Dan Henderson plummets to No. 7 Vitor Belfort is next in line for a title shot. Dan Henderson is not. In fact, "Hendo" may have been tossed from the division title chase for good, after suffering his third straight loss, a first round knockout at the hands (and feet) of "The Phenom" last weekend (Nov. 9, 2013) in the main event of UFC Fight Night 32 on FOX Sports 1 in Brazil (watch it). It also sent him tumbling down the rankings. True, "Hendo" only fell one spot, but at 43 years of age, even one place in line is a monumental setback, especially with the invasion of heavyweight Daniel Cormier. And let's not forget about Jimi Manuwa, who could insert himself into the top 10 by upsetting Alexander Gustafsson next year in London. For now, there's just no room in the ranks for "Poster Boy." If you're wondering how the world's largest MMA promotion (in conjunction with FightMetric) compiles its list, here's the criteria: Rank ...
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Why did UFC President Dana White give Jimi Manuwa the fight against Alexander Gustafsson instead of Daniel Cormier? Because "DC" has yet to prove he can make the 205 pound weight limit and the event is being held in London, "Poster Boy's" backyard.
Hard-hitting Brit Jimi Manuwa will face Alexander Gustafsson in place of the injured Antonio Rogerio Nogueira.
Undefeated in MMA, Jimi Manuwa gets the call to replace Antonio Rogerio Nogueira against Alexander Gustafsson at UFC’s return to London, England, on March 8.
Nothing to do!!! So who's everybody's favorite mixed martial artist? I'm gonna list mine by weight class(real fight fans do the same!) Flyweight- Joseph Benavidez and Ian McCall. Bantamweight- Uriah Faber and Dominic Cruz. Featherweight- Chad Mendes and Frankie Edgar. Lightweight- Gilbert Melendez, Michael Chandler, and Nate Diaz. Welterweight- Johny Hendricks, Nick Diaz and Carlos Condit. Middleweight- Chris Weidman and Lyoto MacHida. Light Heavyweight- Alexander Gustafsson. Heavyweight- Frank Mir and Cain Velasquez. Well there you have it! (You can see how bored I was)
Jon Jones-Alexander Gustafsson rematch hard to ignore after UFC 165
Jon Jones, Alexander Gustafsson deliver title fight, not 'robbery,' for ages at UFC 165: There have been some ...
Jon Jones and Alexander Gustafsson hang out at hospital after UFC 165 |
Highlights of Jon Jones' win over Alexander Gustafsson via unanimous decision for the UFC light heavyweight championship.
It was not an easy win, but Jon Jones defended his UFC Light Heavyweight title against Alexander Gustafsson in one of the best title fights ever in the UFC, cementing his place as the best Light Heavyweight of all-time.
Jon Jones was forced to overcome his toughest ever test in the Octagon to retain his UFC light heavyweight title with an unanimous decision over Alexander Gustafsson in the main event at UFC 165 on Saturday night in Toronto.
UFC 165 Results: Jon Jones Takes Decision Victory in Epic Battle with Alexander Gustafsson Heading into UFC 165 on Saturday night, Jon Jones was tied with UFC Hall of Famer and MMA legend Tito Ortiz for the most light heavyweight title defenses in company history, with five. However, Swedish stand-up artist Alexander Gustafsson had plans of his own and if Jones was going to earn his record-breaking sixth title defense, “The Mauler” was going to make sure he would have to go through *** and back to achieve his goal. In front of the raucous Canadian faithful inside the packed Air Canada Centre in Toronto, not only did Gustafsson unleash his own version of MMA *** on “Bones,” but both fighters, in the process, earned the adoration and respect of all across the MMA landscape, in what will surely go down as one of the greatest title fights in UFC history. Round one opened with Gustafsson taking the reigns almost immediately. The Swede stalked the youngest champion in UFC history with a purpose and ...
MMA Fighting's Ariel Helwani and Chuck Mindenhall take a closer look at the storylines coming out of UFC 165, including what's next for Jon Jones and Alexander Gustafsson after their classic main event clash Saturday night.
Alexander Gustafsson will be the next heavyweight champ. This was just a teaser. Good night folks. I'm in training and way past my bedtime. :P
Going to bed knowing Alexander Gustafsson is the new UFC Light Heavyweight champ... sleep on that folks
Alexander Gustafsson gave Jon Jones the toughest battle of his career at UFC 165. Relive the legendary main event here.
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Alexander Gustafsson was robbed. Jon Jones obviously lost this fight. Gustafsson should be the new UFC Light Heavyweight Champ. Boxing isn't the only sport with bad decision by judges.
Jon Jones and Alexander Gustafsson went toe-to-toe for 25 minutes before Jones retained his title in the main event of UFC 165.
Jon Jones remains the undisputed Light Heavyweight Champion after an incredible and gruelling five-round fight against Alexander Gustafsson. What did you think?
Ryan Gosling to play Alexander Gustafsson in biopic (joking)
In five days Jon Jones will take on Alexander Gustafsson for the Ufc light heavy weight title. If it is a winning night for Jon Jones he will have defended his belt 6 times breaking Tito Ortiz record of 5 times. The former challengers to his belt after knocking out Shogun Rua back in March 19,2011 were Rampage Jackson, Lyoto MacHida, Rashad Evans, Vitor Belfort, and Chael Sonnen. Also in 5 days Renan Barao will defend his interim Bantamweight title against Eddie Wineland. This all happens at Ufc 165 on September 21st 2013
Jon "Bones" Jones is '1000 percent' focused on Alexander Gustafsson, not super fights. "When somebody...
Not enough people talk about Alexander Gustafsson.
I like Jones but Alexander Gustafsson is not a good match up for Jones, Gustafsson is a very skilled heavyweight at 205
We've barely recovered from Saturday and there's another title fight looming - see Jon "Bones" Jones and Alexander Gustafsson at the UFC 165
I liked a video from UFC 165: Jon Jones vs Alexander Gustafsson
Alexander Gustafsson: 2nd Half of 2013 Set to Offer One of the Sweetest Stretches in UFC History
Alexander Gustafsson knows UFC Champ Jon Jones is only human, says "everyone is beatable" into UFC 165
UFC 165 full poster for ‘Jones vs. Gustafsson' on Sept. 21 in Toronto via
I'll call all the fights Upcoming championship fights in the UFC: Johnson will beat Moraga to retain the Flywieght Title, Kang "The Korean Zombie" Sung Jung will defeat Jose Aldo to be the new Featherweight Champion, Benson Henderson will defeat TJ Grant to retain the Lightweight title, Alexander Gustafsson will defeat Jon "Bones" Jones to be the new Light Heavyweight Champion, CAIN VELASQUEZ will defeat Junior Dos Santos to retain the Heavyweight title, Johnny Hendricks will defeat Georges Saint Pierre to be the new Welterweight Champion Chris Weidman will Lose his first Middleweight title defense, Dominick Cruz will retain his Bantamweight title, and Ronda Rousey will retain her Bantamweight title as well.
Each month we will post our fighter rankings for each division, as well as the UFC's pound for pound best. Rankings will be decided upon and posted after all events within the month have been completed. Feel free to comment below with your input, if you think someone should be ranked lower/higher, if you feel we left someone out, or gave someone an undeserving spot. Let your voice be heard! For now though, let's get to the rankings.     -POUND FOR POUND   1. Anderson "The Spider" Silva (33-4, 16-0 UFC) Silva is a unanimous choice across most media outlet's pound for pound rankings, and he takes that title here as well. He'll have the opportunity to prove yet again why he's the best when he defends his Middleweight Championship against Chris Weidman at UFC 162.   2. Jon "Bones" Jones (18-1, 12-1 UFC) At 25 years old, Jones has already tied the record for most title defenses in the UFC's Light Heavyweight division. He'll take the record if he can oust Alexander Gustafsson at UFC 165 on September 21.   ...
Dana White reveals why Lyoto MacHida was passed and instead Alexander Gustafsson set to fight Jon Jones at UFC 165..
Jon "Bones" Jones vs. Alexander Gustafsson official for UFC 165 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Who do you got and how? -GK
News of the day - Dana White confirms Jon Jones will face Alexander Gustafsson in September & Hendricks vs GSP pushed back to November. Get all the news plus a preview of UFC 161 tomorrow on Inside MMA 8p ET
Well recently we've seen interviews on Alexander Gustafsson, Ross Pearson, Vaughan Lee and Daniel Strauss. Which Bad Boy would you like to read about next?
UFC boss Dana White open to possibility of Jon Jones vs. Alexander Gustafsson
Alexander Gustafsson vs. Gegard Mousasi: Sizzle or Fizzle at UFC on Fuel TV 9: Although the UFC a...
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Kyle can you do a video breakdown of the Gegard Mousasi vs Alexander Gustafsson fight? (
Watching film on Alexander Gustafsson.. Not impressed by his fight against Matt Hammil. I think Gegard Mousasi will make this a close fight
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Have never asked to fight anyone before, but would love this match if it happened. Shogun is coming off 2 straight losses, the last being Alexander Gustafsson - my sole loss in the UFC. I'm now 5 and 1 in the UFC and Shogun needs a rebound (me) to get him back to contention. I approached my last fight ready to lose against Ryan Jimmo and will not be doing this again. Opinion's are free so share if you can
Gegard Mousasi opens as +180 underdog against Alexander Gustafsson (-260) for FUEL TV 9 in Sweden - steve
A fight eventually I really would be interested in seeing is Alexander Gustafsson vs. Lyoto MacHida. It would be a great technical battle I think. -Gary
According to Dana White, Alexander Gustafsson could be next in line for a title shot if he beats Gegard Mousasi. Gustafsson vs Mousasi, UFC Fuel 9 April 6th, Sweden
Jon Jones discusses facing potential opponents across two weight classes Anderson Silva: "Who knows what the future holds? It could happen, who knows?" Alexander Gustafsson and Glover Teixeira: "I think they're both awesome fighters. I think they're both exactly what the light heavyweight division needed. More opponents and top opponents that have fan interest. Whoever makes it to the title shot first, I'll be ready for them, for sure." The most challenging opponent coming over from Strikeforce at light heavyweightT: "Probably Gegard. Gegard Mousasi, I would say. He's pretty tough." Matt Hamill: "I don't see that fight happening. I'm not sure if he's still working with the UFC anymore. Things happen. Being undefeated would bring a lot more stress and pressure to my life. I'm grateful to not being undefeated." Chael Sonnen: "If he has a doctor's note for his TRT, then whatever. I'm looking for the greatest challenge and Chael being older, I don't want that to be a disadvantage for him at all. If that's goi ...
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Alexander Gustafsson: Gegard Mousasi bout won't go to a decision -Captain Morgan
Stockholm, Sweden, Saturday, April 6th. Alexander Gustafsson will face off against former Strikeforce light heavyweight champion Gegard Mousasi in the main event! --Brian
Ja! Surging Light Heavyweight prospect, and top division contender, Alexander Gustafsson, will have his hands full at the Ericsson Globe Arena in Stockholm, Sweden, on April 6, 2013, when he welcomes former Strikeforce 185-pound champion, Gegard Mousasi, to the world's leading mixed martial arts (MMA) promotion at UFC on FUEL TV 9. Kimura.se recently revealed that sweet showdown, which will likely serve as the main event, is in the works. It's a match up that may not come as a surprise to most fight fans because Mousasi has been beating the drum, albeit in his quiet, monotone fashion, to hook 'em with Gustafsson upon his UFC transition. And like fellow Strikeforce stablemates Daniel Cormier and Gilbert Melendez -- who both called out Frank Mir and Ben Henderson, respectively -- his wish was apparently granted. "I'm not challenging (Alexander Gustafsson), but I think that's a good fight," said Mousasi in this post-fight interview after he defeated Mike Kyle via submission last weekend at Strikeforce's fina ...
Alexander Gustafsson vs. Gegard Mousasi slated for April in Sweden
Alexander Gustafsson vs Rashad Evans. Who wins and who thinks it should happen? - Butternuts
Dustin Poirier, Sean Sherk, Dominick Cruz, JDS and Alexander Gustafsson are some of my favorites
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Though former UFC light heavyweight champion Mauricio Rua was handed a defeat by Alexander Gustafsson on Saturday night at UFC on Fox 5, “Shogun” nonetheless walked away from the Key Arena in Seattle with the evening’s largest disclosed payday.
According to UFC's Dana White, Alexander Gustafsson could fight Lyoto MacHida next if Dan Henderson is still injured and unable to compete at UFC 157.
MMA Viking was able to ask Jon Jones about Alexander Gustafsson's performance Saturday night, and the current UFC light heavyweight champion was impressed.
Gegard Mousasi says on the MMA Hour that he would be open to facing Alexander Gustafsson in his UFC debut. Thoughts on that potential matchup?
Which fighter impressed you the most on Saturday: Ben Henderson, Rory Macdonald, or Alexander Gustafsson?
Alexander Gustafsson beat Shogun Rua last night at UFC on Fox 5: Henderson vs. Diaz but he may not get to fight for the title right away. UFC president Dana White indicated Gustafsson may step in for a still-injured Dan Henderson against Lyoto Machid
UFC President Dana White hints that if Dan Henderson's knee doesn't hold up well enough for him to face Lyoto MacHida at UFC 157, Alexander Gustafsson could step in and replace Henderson. How would Gustafsson do against another former champion in Machida?
UFC on FOX 5 was filled with phenomenal wins and disappointing losses. Alexander Gustafsson was the biggest winner when he took out MMA legend Mauricio Rua, while B.J. Penn was the biggest loser with his loss to Rory MacDonald. Find out why inside!
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Fights to make after UFC on Fox 5 (Main card only) - Chris Last nights fights were amazing to say the least! I must say I've been under-rating Matt Brown heavily, he doesn't even look like the same fighter anymore and every single time I see him out there he is improving drastically. Time for a step up in competition (a big name fight if you will). I'd like to see Brown take on Dan Hardy. I'm still a Swick fan but he looked confused as *** out there and I can't blame him. Matt Brown had brought it and Swick never seemed to be safe any where. I'm thinking Swick/ Sadollah..that would be a very fun fight for the fans. Rory MacDonald...he tore BJ Penn apart worse than I've ever seen. He's clearly the future and I say give the kid what he wants...a rematch with Carlos Condit. He's more than earned it and everyone wants to see that fight. Alexander Gustafsson not only looked good but he looked good against a Shogun Rua that was actually ready to fight mentally, physically, and in shape. Now I have no argument . ...
Disappointment reigns in Brazil UFC-land: Mauricio "Shogun" Rua is soundly defeated by the taller Alexander Gustafsson whose height, reach and power were just too much for the older, former champion in the light heavweight division. Next up possibly for the Swede is champion Jon "Bones" Jones.talvez!
“Alexander Gustafsson totally looks like Jax Teller! I would have to concur.
UFC champ Jon Jones would rather fight Alexander Gustafsson than Shogun Rua: In an interview with Karyn Bryant, ...
To get ready for tonight check out our interview with Alexander Gustafsson he talks about his opponent Shogun Rua
Shogun Rua vs. Alexander Gustafsson full fight video preview for UFC on FOX 5: Check out a video preview for the...
on FOX 5 Tale of the Tape: Alexander Gustafsson (-210) vs. Mauricio Rua (+170) via
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Shogun Rua vs Alexander Gustafsson to determine the next 205 contender
Will you be watching the UFC on FOX fights tomorrow night? Lightweight (C) Benson Henderson vs. Nate Diaz and also featuring BJ Penn vs. Rory McDonald, Shogun Rua vs. Alexander Gustafsson.
SEATTLE – Alexander Gustafsson might not have to ask for a title shot – the UFC could give him one on Saturday. "Unless there's some crazy s--t that happens, which always does," Dana White said.
Alexander Gustafsson – The Mauler story, episode 4 Skrivet av Benjamin Nyman den 7 december kl 12:41 In this episode we get to follow Alexander Gustafsson while he continues to perform his PR-duties. This time it’s a photo session followed by yesterdays press conference. After the conference we also...
Mauricio 'Shogun' Rua talks about his fight with Alexander Gustafsson at UFC Henderson vs Diaz this Sunday on FUEL TV AUSTRALIA
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Is it me or does Alexander Gustafsson look like Jax Teller from Sons of Anarchy?
Alexander Gustafsson vs. Shogun Rua Bout Is For The No. 1 Contender Spot UFC president Dana White confirmed that Saturday night's co-main event at UFC On Fox: Henderson Vs. Diaz between Mauricio "Shogun" Rua and Alexander Gustafsson will be a No. 1 contender match. The two battle inside the Octagon from Seattle on Fox. "The winner of this fight will get the next shot," White said during a press conference Thursday. "'Shogun' is the gatekeeper to that title. If Alexander beats 'Shogun,' he gets that shot. If 'Shogun' wins, he gets it." UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Jon Jones will meet Chael Sonnen in April after the two compete on The Ultimate Fighter. White said that, unless the winner wants to fight to stay active, they can remain on the sidelines for the winner. Gustafsson (14-1) has won five consecutive fights since a loss to Phil Davis, while Rua (22-5) is a former UFC champion who defeated Brandon Vera earlier this year.
Dana White confirms that Shogun Rua vs. Alexander Gustafsson fight on Saturday night will be for the number one contender at 205.- mart.!
At the UFC on FOX 5 open workouts, Nate Diaz, Benson Henderson, Alexander Gustafsson, Shogun Rua, and Rory MacDonald put on a show for the fans. Subscribe to...
UFC on FOX 5 preview: Alexander Gustafsson eyes title shot with win over Shogun Rua
Paula Sack checks in with Mauricio "Shogun" Rua in the final days leading up to his co-main fight against Swedish phenom Alexander Gustafsson. Watch UFC on F...
SEATTLE -- If you listen to Alexander Gustafsson speak, you'd think he was already standing victorious at UFC on FOX 5, hands raised over the crumpled body of Mauricio "Shogun" Rua. That's not to...
So we've had your thoughts on Penn vs. Macdonald and Henderson vs. Diaz - now for the other big one: Alexander Gustafsson vs. Mauricio "Shogun" Rua - who takes it, and how?
MMA H.E.A.T.'s Karyn Bryant talks with UFC light heavyweight Alexander Gustafsson and hears his thoughts on his upcoming fight with Shogun Rua, set to take p...
Mauricio "Shogun" Rua wants no talk of Jon "Bones" Jones, he's focused on Alexander Gustafsson. Who's gonna win Shogun or the Mauler? Ultimate Fighting Championship
Who's your pick for Mauricio 'Shogun' Rua vs. Alexander Gustafsson this Sunday at UFC Henderson vs Diaz on FUEL TV AUSTRALIA?
MMA Viking will be interviewing Alexander Gustafsson and Shogun Rua before their matchup on Saturday. Please send any questions, and we will get them answered!
Chael Sonnen's picks for this Saturday's event: "First off I like both guys. But I think were gonna have a new champion in Nate Diaz. Shogun Rua vs. Alexander Gustafsson is the one I'm looking forward to the most. Shoguns a legend and Gustafsson's on the rise, Gustafsson's gonna have some significant reach. And after his fight with Thiago Silva he looked good. I'm going with Gustafsson for the upset. I also think with B.J. Penn people need to believe the hype. I think he's as good as everybody says he is. When a guy comes out of retirement to take on a young guy in a new generation. It shows nothing but courage. I'm going with B.J. Penn!" --Brian
Alexander Gustafsson: 1 on 1 With “The Mauler”. Alexander Gustafsson and host Jon Anik discuss the rapidly changing life of the light heavyweight star on location in San Diego. The Swedish born fighter is on the cusp of title contention as he faces his toughest test to date in Shogun Rua.
Alexander Gustafsson vs Shogun is the fight im most looking forward to on the UFC on Fox 5 card.
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Lets be real.. I got Alexander Gustafsson beating Shogun Rua. Dec8
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