Thursday Aug 28
UFC 177 Bold Predictions: Can Renan Barao and T.J. Dillashaw Draw a Crowd?
When the mad scientists at Zuffa headquarters fired-up their matchmaking supercomputer months ago and asked it to synthesize an awesome card for UFC 177 , the machine huffed and puffed, spit out reams of paper and then said in its creepy sentient computer voice: "Optimum main event: Jon Jones vs. Alexander Gustafsson."
Thursday Aug 28
Anthony Johnson calls out Alexander Gustafsson: 'There's nobody left for us to fight'
UFC light-heavyweight competitor Anthony 'Rumble' Johnson took to Facebook to respectfully call out Alexander Gustafsson for a No.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Anthony Johnson vs. Ryan Bader Is the Fight to Make
As it turns out, a difficult weight cut was the only thing holding Anthony "Rumble" Johnson from making his way to the front of the line.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Gustafsson backing Adegbuyi for GLORY heavyweight title shot
Heavyweight kickboxing prospect Benjamin Adegbuyi was flown to Sweden earlier this year specially to prepare Alexander Gustafsson for his fight with Jimi Manuwa.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Five Quick Rounds 08.19.14: Jones/Cormier, Gustafsson, More
Five Quick Rounds 08.19.14: Jones/Cormier, Gustafsson, More Posted by Evan Zivin on 08.19.2014 From the postponement of Jon Jones vs. Daniel Cormier due to injury and Alexander Gustafsson demanding his title shot back to Bellator bringing back its women's division and the results of Fight Night 47, 411's Evan Zivin examines these stories and more ... (more)
Mon Aug 18, 2014
411 MMA Rankings: Light Heavyweight Division
Meanwhile, Anthony Johnson continues dominating top UFC contenders and Alexander Gustafsson pouts because he's left out of the fun.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
UFC Fight Night: Ryan Bader vs. Ovince Saint Preux results
According to an Aug. 16 post from Bleacher Report, the results are in from the UFC Fight Night 47 MMA event that went down on Aug. 16 at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor, Maine.
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Colan Lamont: Postponement of light-heavyweight showdown between Jon...
ONE of the major talking points in MMA this week is the postponement of the light -heavyweight showdown on September 27th between the champ Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Dana White Wants to See Alexander Gustafsson vs. Anthony Johnson - But Gus Says He'll Wait
With Alexander Gustafsson temporarily removed from the UFC light-heavyweight title picture - and understandably upset about it - Gustafsson's manager Manos Terzitane appeared on UFC Tonight on Wednesday, and claimed that "The Mauler" won't accept any other match than a title fight.
UFC Snubs Gustafsson for Cormier. Right or Wrong?
Sep 21, 2013; Toronto, Ontario, CAN; Alexander Gustafsson before the start of his fight against Jon Jones during their Light Heavyweight Championship bout at UFC 165 at the Air Canada Centre.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Alexander Gustafsson Holding out for Title Fight with Jon Jones
RT @SeanSheehanBA : Gustafsson's manager says Alex won't accept any fight apart from a title fight according to @arielhelwani told UFC Tonight .
The 2014 UFC Injury Bug: The Worst One Ever?
The 2014 UFC Injury Bug: The Worst One Ever? Posted by Jeffrey Harris on 08.14.2014 The MMA injury bug has struck again as Jon Jones vs. Daniel Cormier is off UFC 178, making 2014 the worst year for injuries in the UFC by far! 411's Jeffrey Harris takes a look at the frustration of MMA injuries and what to do about them! Greetings, 411 MMA readers.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Jon Jones Injury Update: How It Happened, And Reactions From Daniel Cormier and Alexander Gustafsson
By now, you've surely heard that Jon Jones vs. Daniel Cormier has been postponed to January due to Bones suffering a torn left meniscus and sprained ankle in training on Monday.
Jon Jones vs. Alexander Gustafsson 2: the Best UFC Fight That Will Never Happen
February 2013. UFC 156. After a hotly contested featherweight title fight, 145-pound champion Jose Aldo sits down next to Dana White and is told some strange news.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Alexander Gustafsson Demands Rematch with Jon Jones After UFC 178 Withdrawal
News that Jon Jones vs. Daniel Cormier has been moved back three months reached former light heavyweight top contender Alexander Gustafsson, and boy, he is not happy about it.
Alexander Gustafsson Wants The Fight With Jon Jones As The Number One Contender
Sep 21, 2013; Toronto, Ontario, CAN; Alexander Gustafsson fights Jon Jones during their Light Heavyweight Championship bout at UFC 165 at the Air Canada Centre.
Crushing Blow: "Bones" Injured, Out Of UFC 178
A "leg injury" to UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones has forced the postponement of one of the most highly-anticipated title fights in recent memory.
Sun Aug 10, 2014
In Hyping Chris Weidman Superfight, Is Jon Jones Ducking Alexander Gustaffson Yet Again?
When Swedish MMA star Alexander Gustafsson , the toughest test to date for UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones , withdrew from their UFC 178 rematch due to injury, you could almost hear an audible sigh of relief from the Jones camp.
Crazy Week Has Made Jon Jones vs. Daniel Cormier The Most Anticipated UFC Fight of 2014
While the initial reaction for most fans was likely one of disappointment when news broke that Alexander Gustafsson was out of his highly anticipated title rematch against Jon Jones , the long-time champion and injury replacement Daniel Cormier have certainly done their part to get fans pumped for UFC 178.