Tag Archives | Alexander Gustafsson

Hendo returns to 185, meets Mousasi at UFC on FOX 14

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer)       Dan Henderson (30-12 MMA, 7-6 UFC) will return to the UFC’s middleweight division this January when he faces Kalapaki Joe’s sponsored fighter Gegard Mousasi (35-5-2 MMA, 2-2 UFC) in the co-main event of UFC on FOX 14. UFC officials announced the pairing earlier today. Dan Henderson […]

Gustafsson accepts Anthony Johnson’s challenge

By: Chris Taylor       The UFC’s light-heavyweight title picture just got a little more intense with news that Alexander Gustafsson has accepted the multiple callouts from Blackzilian wrecking machine, Anthony “Rumble” Johnson. Gustafsson posted to his social media: “Anthony Johnson, there is no one hiding from anyone here. We are both professional fighters […]

Gustafsson Rep: Alex will sit out to get Jones rematch

By: Chris Taylor       Alexander Gustafsson fans are going to have to wait a very long time to see the Swedish based fighter return to the cage. And that’s his own doing, as he doesn’t want to fight anyone, but Jon Jones. The original plan was to rematch Jon Jones in next month’s UFC 178 […]

Alexander Gustafsson wants his title fight rematch!‏

By: Chris Taylor       News broke yesterday that UFC light heavyweight champion Jon “Bones” Jones had suffered a leg injury that would force him out of his scheduled UFC 178 bout with Daniel Cormier. The Jones vs. Cormier title fight had been put together after #1 contender Alexander Gustafsson had suffered a knee […]

Gustafsson injured, Cormier now meets Jones at UFC 178

By: Chris Taylor       Alexander Gustafsson (16-2 MMA, 8-2 UFC) has been forced to pull out of his scheduled UFC 178 title fight rematch with Jon Jones due to an injury he suffered in training. Details regarding the severity of that injury have not yet been released to the media. What we do […]

Conor McGregor vs. Dustin Poirier added to UFC 178

By: Chris Taylor       Fresh off a first-round TKO victory over Diego Brandao in his native Ireland, Conor McGregor (15-2 MMA, 3-0 UFC) already has his next octagon appearance scheduled, this time in Las Vegas against perennial featherweight contender Dustin Poirier (16-3 MMA, 8-2 UFC). McGregor and Poirier had recently been trading shots […]