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Friendly reminder to all you gamblers out there, “UFC on FUEL TV: Mousasi vs. Latifi” will be going off bright and early this morning in Sweden. The first scrap starts at 10:50AM ET/7:50 AM PT, so make sure to place your bets in time. I understand the card’s main event isn’t what it was supposed to be, thanks to Alexander Gustafsson’s eyebrow gash, but a fight’s a fight. Or as Wanderlei Silva tweeted, “Fight is fight.” Gegard Mousasi (pictured) now headlines the gig opposite little known Ilir Latifi. Mousasi is an overwhelming 14-to-1 odds-on favorite to steamroll the last-minute substitute. Latifi, meanwhile, is pegged as a 7-to-1 underdog. Ericsson Globe Arena in Stockholm hosts today’s event. Here are the wagering lines for UFC on FUEL TV 9 (Courtesy of Favorites (-) Underdogs (+) Preliminary Card: Besam Yousef +105 Papy Abedi -135 Adam Cella +190 Tor Troeng -240 Michael Kuiper +140 Tom Lawlor -170 Ryan LaFlare -200 Ben Alloway +160 Conor McGregor -170 Marcus Brimage +140 Chris Spang +150 Adlan Amagov -180 Reza Madadi +190 Michael Johnson -240 Main Card: Akira Corassani +300 Robbie Peralta -400 Pablo Garza +175 Diego Brandao -220 Mike Easton +130 Brad Pickett -160 Philip De Fries +250 Matt Mitrione -350 Ryan Couture +300 Ross Pearson -400 Ilir Latifi +700 Gegard Mousasi -1400

Despite Decision Win Over Heavy Underdog, Dana White Still Thrilled with Gegard Mousasi

Gegard Mousasi (pictured) was pegged as a whopping 14-to-1 odds-on favorite against Ilir Latifi at UFC on FUEL TV 9. For obvious reasons, most fans expected Mousasi to quickly dispose of the last-second substitute. However, Mousasi had many baffled when he wasn’t able to muster up more than his lightning-fast left jab on Latifi for a unanimous decision victory. Nonetheless, UFC...

Perspective: The Curious Case of Gegard Mousasi

This Saturday the UFC returns to Sweden for the second time for another installment of The UFC on Fuel TV series. However, less than a week out from fight night the main event fell prey to the dreaded injury bug when Alexander Gustafsson did not receive clearance from the Swedish Mixed Martial Arts Federation to compete due to a cut above his left eye. The UFC certainly isn’t happy...

‘UFC on FUEL TV: Mousasi vs. Latifi’ Live Results and Play-by-Play

“UFC on FUEL TV: Mousasi vs. Latifi” will be jumping off Saturday inside Ericsson Globe Arena in Stockholm, Sweden. Facebook kicks off tonight’s festivities by streaming the preliminary bouts at approximately 10:50AM ET/7:50 AM PT. Fans simply have to “Like” the UFC’s Facebook page in order to watch the scraps live. FUEL TV will then broadcast the six featured fights...

‘UFC on FUEL TV 9: Mousasi vs. Latifi’ Live Weigh-In Results

All the fighters slated to participate in tomorrow night’s “UFC on FUEL TV 9: Mousasi vs. Latifi” event will be tipping the scale today inside Ericsson Globe Arena in Stockholm, Sweden. The first athlete is scheduled to weigh-in at approximately 10AM ET/7AM PT. Please click HERE if you would like to stream today’s weight competition. Gegard Mousasi (pictured) battles last...

‘UFC on FUEL TV 9: Mousasi vs. Latifi’ Live Weigh-Ins Video at 10AM ET/7AM PT

The official weigh-ins for “UFC on FUEL TV 9: Mousasi vs. Latifi” take place today inside Ericsson Globe Arena in Stockholm, Sweden. Stream Friday’s weight contest live right here on starting at 10AM ET/7AM PT. Please click HERE for the official weigh-in results. A light heavyweight scrap between Gegard Mousasi (pictured) and Ilir Latifi headlines Saturday’s...

UFC on FUEL TV 9 Official Event Poster: Take Two

Do you wanna see what Ilir Latifi looks like on an official UFC event poster? This will likely be your only chance. With just one day remaining until showtime, UFC on FUEL TV 9‘s revised billboard has been released. Given the fact Latifi saved the show by stepping up to fight Gegard Mousasi on Tuesday, we’ll forgive the promotion for the ad’s late arrival. Mousasi was supposed...

UFC on Fuel TV 9: Fight card preview

Despite Saturday's main event falling apart on short notice, UFC on Fuel TV 9 will go down as planned from Ericsson Globe Arena in Stockholm, Sweden. Here's a closer look at the new headlining attraction and the remaining fights in store for the UFC's sophomore Swedish event: Main Card (Fuel TV):
 Gegard Mousasi (33-3-2) vs. Ilir Latifi (7-2, 1NC) In a last...

Video: UFC on FUEL TV 9 Main Card Highlights

The UFC returned to Sweden on Saturday for another spectacular afternoon of fights that saw no shortage of impressive finishes, upset wins and come-from-behind victorie to send the crowd home satisfied. Mousasi picked up a unanimous decision win over Ilir Latifi while Pearson scored a TKO win over debuting Ryan Couture in the co-main event of the evening.  Watch the highlights...
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