Daniel Cormier had harsh response to Alexander Gustafsson's callout of Luke Rockhold

February 10, 2018; Perth, Australia; Yoel Romero defends against Luke Rockhold during UFC 221 at Perth Arena. Mandatory Credit: Stewart Allen-USA TODAY Sports February 10, 2018; Perth, Australia; Yoel Romero defends against Luke Rockhold during UFC 221 at Perth Arena. Mandatory Credit: Stewart Allen-USA TODAY Sports February...
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4 days ago

Alexander Gustafsson wants Daniel Cormier, will settle for knocking out Luke Rockhold

With the UFC’s light heavyweight title temporarily on hold, top contender Alexander Gustafsson is making alternate arrangements. Gustafsson, currently ranked No. 5 in the latest USA TODAY Sports/MMAjunkie MMA light heavyweight rankings, believes he’s next in line for a shot at current UFC champ Daniel Cormier. But with “DC” set to face heavyweight champ Stipe Miocic this summer...
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5 days ago

Prove it or lose it: UFC 214 preview and predictions

The time of smack talk between Daniel Cormier and Jon Jones is nearly over. Saturday night at UFC 214, these two light heavyweights will settle their qualms once and for.The title belt that Cormier holds and Jones once held is on the line, and each fighter goes into this fight with just a single loss on their record. Just when you thought the UFC was running out of solid fight cards...
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July 29, 2017  |  Discuss

Alexander Gustafsson proposes in octagon after win (Video)

Alexander Gustafsson pulled off a huge win on Sunday night, and then he pulled off an even bigger boss move afterwards. Gustafsson beat Glover Teixeira with a vicious knockout at UFC Fight Night 109 in Sweden. After the win, he called his girlfriend Moa into the octagon and proposed to her. Moa of course said yes. She recently gave birth to the couple’s first child, a daughter.
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May 29, 2017  |  Discuss

Alexander Gustafsson: I know I can be better

After losing to Anthony Johnson, earlier this year, Alexander Gustafsson considered retirement. He fought back that darkness after getting a surprise UFC light heavyweight title shot against new champion Daniel Cormier.Gustafsson fought heroically, but still lost a razor-close decision. After two heartbreaking championship losses in the past couple years, Gustafsson is no doubt disappointed...
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October 21, 2015  |  Discuss

UFC 192 Fight of the Night Highlight: Daniel Cormier vs. Alexander Gustafsson

Daniel Cormier (17-1) was able to successfully defend his title for the first time against Swedish ‘Mauler’ Alexander Gustafsson (16-4) in one of the best light heavyweight title bouts of all-time last night in Houston. Check out the highlights from what turned out to be a close call on the judges scorecards at the end of the night.
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October 04, 2015  |  Discuss

UFC 192: Daniel Cormier vs. Alexander Gustafsson (Video Highlight)

Tell me if you’ve heard this one before: Alexander Gustafsson loses a tough decision in an instant classic championship affair. Instead of dropping a unanimous decision to then-champ Jon Jones, like he did at UFC 165 in 2013, Gustafsson fell just short of upsetting now-champ Daniel Cormier (pictured) on Saturday at UFC 192. Cormier took the opening round on all three judges’ scorecards...
October 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Daniel Cormier Beats Alexander Gustafsson By Split Decision At UFC 192

Daniel Cormier and Alexander Gustafsson went to war in the Octagon in the main event of UFC 192 and in the end it was DC who retained his light-heavyweight title, though only by a narrow split decision verdict. Round One: The main event 205lb title fight is underway. Gustafsson working the jab and moving on the outside. Cormier with a leg kick. Gustafsson with one in return. Another...
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October 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Countdown to UFC 192 ‘Cormier vs. Gustafsson’

The UFC light heavyweight division has a new king, and his name is Daniel Cormier. DC will make his first title defense this coming Saturday night against Swedish “Mauler” Alexander Gustafsson in the main event of UFC 192 in Houston. The video below not only gives us a little history lesson on how both men got to where they are today, we also get a behind the scenes look in to the...
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September 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Alexander Gustafsson Faces Now-Or-Never Situation At UFC 192

Alexander Gustafsson (pictured) is staring a now-or-never situation dead in the eyes. He can finally become the light heavyweight champion on Saturday by dethroning champion Daniel Cormier at UFC 192, or face the possibility of never fighting for the title again with a loss. Gustafsson had rattled off six straight wins to earn his first title shot. On that September 2013 night,...
September 28, 2015  |  Discuss

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