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Alexander Gustafsson Out Of September 4 Fight Against Paul Craig

Per MMA Junkie, Alexander Gustafsson was forced to withdraw from this bout due to an undisclosed injury. There is currently no word on if this bout will be rebooked for a later date. Should more information come to light, we will keep you updated right here on MMA News. Alexander...

Alexander Gustafsson Vows To Return Stronger Than Ever This Summer

Alexander Gustafsson is looking to return to the Octagon this summer. After Gustafsson suffered a submission loss to Anthony Smith in June of 2019 in his home country of Sweden he announced his retirement from the sport. However, he ended up returning last summer at heavyweight and was submitted in...

Jon Jones Explains What Gustafsson Did Wrong In HW Transition

Jon Jones believes that past rival Alexander Gustafsson went about his move to the heavyweight division all wrong. By all appearances, Jon Jones will definitely be competing in the heavyweight division for his next fight. Should Jones end his career at heavyweight, then one of Jones’s last handful of fights...

Alexander Gustafsson Speaks On UFC on ESPN 14 Loss

Alexander Gustafsson has issued a brief statement following his defeat at UFC on ESPN 14. Gustafsson came out of retirement to take on Fabricio Werdum in a heavyweight scrap. Gustafsson was submitted in the opening frame. It's "The Mauler's" third loss in a row. This is the first three-fight skid...

Fabricio Werdum Not Focused On Retirement Ahead Of UFC Fight Island Bout With Alexander Gustafsson

Former UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum doesn't want to think of retirement ahead of his showdown with Alexander Gustafsson. Werdum and Gustafsson are set to collide on July 25. The bout will serve as the co-main event of UFC on ESPN 14. "Vai Cavalo" will be welcoming Gustafsson to the...

Alexander Gustafsson Says ‘Emotional Moment’ Caused Premature Retirement

Alexander Gustafsson says his decision to retire was more so spur of the moment and he's happy to be back. Gustafsson is set to return to action on July 25. He'll take on Fabricio Werdum in a heavyweight fight. "The Mauler" was last seen in action back in June 2019....

Alexander Gustafsson Says UFC Heavyweight Move May Not Be Permanent

Alexander Gustafsson's return UFC bout will be at heavyweight but he may not stay at that weight class. Gustafsson is set to collide with former UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum on July 25. The bout will be featured on a UFC Fight Night card on Yas Island in Abu Dhabi....

Alexander Gustafsson Plans To ‘Maul’ Fabricio Werdum’s Face

Alexander Gustafsson has a violent prediction for his bout with Fabricio Werdum. Gustafsson is set to end his retirement on July 25. He's scheduled to make the move to heavyweight to take on former UFC champion Fabricio Werdum. While "The Mauler" lacked motivation just before announcing his retirement, he says...

Report: Alexander Gustafsson Ends Retirement, Returns Against Fabricio Werdum

Alexander Gustafsson has ended his retirement. Following his submission loss to Anthony Smith last June, Gustafsson retired from the sport. Yet, many thought it would not be permanent and now, according to Combate, he will indeed end his brief retirement. Gustafsson will be moving to heavyweight where he will be fighting...

Dana White Confirms Talks With Alexander Gustafsson For UFC Return

UFC president Dana White says that Alexander Gustafsson does indeed plan on making his retirement short-lived. Gustafsson was last seen in action back in June. He was defeated by Anthony Smith via fourth-round submission. It was the first time "The Mauler" had suffered back-to-back losses since Oct. 2015. After the...

Alexander Gustafsson Unsure Who Can Beat Jon Jones At 205 Pounds

Alexander Gustafsson isn't so sure that anyone currently in the light heavyweight division can dethrone Jon Jones. Gustafsson knows what it's like to share the Octagon with "Bones." Many believe Gustafsson took Jones to his limit during their 2013 clash. Jones ended up winning that bout via unanimous decision. The...

Alexander Gustafsson In Talks for UFC Return; Eyes Luke Rockhold

Alexander Gustafsson’s “itch” to return is getting stronger; so much so that he has been in talks with the UFC about making his Octagon return. The last time Alexander Gustafsson competed in the UFC was at UFC Stockholm against Anthony Smith in June in a bout that saw Anthony Smith submit Gustafsson...

Jon Jones Wishes He Was More Nervous Heading Into UFC 239

Jon Jones wishes he wasn't too comfortable heading into his latest fight. The legendary-yet-troubled light heavyweight champion will meet knockout artist Thiago Santos in the main event of this weekend's (Sat., July 6, 2019) UFC 239 from Las Vegas. True, "Marreta" is one of the most fearsome power punchers in...

Luke Rockhold Not Impressed By Anthony Smith’s Win Over Alexander Gustafsson

Anthony Smith picked up the biggest win of his career at UFC Stockholm. There, he silenced the Swedish crowd by submitting Alexander Gustafsson. Although it was a huge win for the American, Luke Rockhold was not impressed by it as he believes Gustafsson did not show up to fight. “It...

Pic: Jon Jones Is Massive Before UFC 239

UFC light heavyweight champ Jon Jones is set to defend his 205-pound title against veteran Thiago Santos in the main event of July 6's UFC 239 from Las Vegas, Nevada. The history-making-yet-troubled champion has been largely able to stay out of trouble lately. 'Bones' made his long-awaited return against Alexander...