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Anthony Johnson says Alexander Gustafsson became an 'overnight celebrity' after Jon Jones fight

Which is why "Rumble" is confused as to why "The Mauler" is trying to belittle his status, when it wasn't too long ago that no one knew who the Swede was. Alexander Gustafsson's star seemed to shine a bit brighter after his epic five-round...Show More Summary

Alexander Gustafsson Expresses Interest in January Bout vs. Anthony Johnson

Alexander Gustafsson has fanned the flames of a potential bout against Anthony Johnson in early 2015. Gustafsson was set to challenge Jon Jones for the light heavyweight belt, but an injury forced him out of the fight. Daniel Cormier stepped in to claim his spot, and Cormier will meet Jones at UFC 181 for the gold. Show More Summary

Alexander Gustafsson vs Anthony Johnson Closer to Reality? That's Fine with Me.

At long last, it appears Anthony Johnson and Alexander Gustafsson might be headed for a collision course. By "at long last," of course, I am referring to the amount of time that has passed since Johnson went in the Octagon and crushed Antonio Rogerio Nogueira on July 26. Show More Summary

Anthony Johnson to Alexander Gustafsson: How long are you going to hide from me?

Come out, come out, wherever you are! When Anthony Johnson isn't trying to pick a fight with his former Blackzilian teammate, Alistair Overeem, who he dubbed a "pussy," the light heavyweight knockout machine is trying to get a fightShow More Summary

Alexander Gustafsson Snubs Fight with Anthony Johnson, 'Rumble' Responds

Alexander Gustafsson seems to be of the mindset that he has nothing to gain and everything to lose in a bout with Anthony “Rumble” Johnson. Speaking with Sweden’s Expressen, per MMAFighting.com, Gustafsson explained why he isn’t interested...Show More Summary

Alexander Gustafsson unimpressed with Anthony Johnson, thinks 'Rumble' needs a couple of more wins

Because Antonio Rogerio Nogueira was "expired" and Phil Davis was, well... Phil Davis. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight contender Alexander Gustafsson has been watching fellow 205-pound slugger Anthony Johnson get...Show More Summary

UFC 177 Was Low on Star Power but Ended Up Being a Lot of Fun Anyway

In the end, if you were looking for the UFC's brightest-shining stars, you were never going to find them on UFC 177. Not after The Curse waylaid Jon Jones and Alexander Gustafsson and Renan Barao and the rest. It just wasn't in the cards. Show More Summary

UFC 177 Results: Winners, Scorecards from Dillashaw vs. Soto Fight Card

There's no denying it—a great deal of shuffling left UFC 177 underwhelming on paper. UFC 176 was cancelled. The highly anticipated rematch between Jon Jones and Alexander Gustafsson was pushed back. So was the co-main event between Demetrious Johnson and Chris Cariaso. Show More Summary

UFC 177: Start Time, PPV Schedule and Preliminary Fights Live Stream Info

Aside from Jon Jones vs. Alexander Gustafsson, TJ Dillashaw vs. Renan Barao 2 was the most anticipated of all championship rematches. Because of apparent complications with Barao 's weight cut, that bout won't be happening. Former Bellator champion Joe Soto is stepping up to face Dillashaw. Show More Summary

Alexander Gustafsson agrees to non-title fight after championship 'guarantee' from Lorenzo Fertitta

And the belt could be defended in Sweden, assuming "The Mauler" can rally the troops and prove to "the big boss" that Swedish fans will show up, starting with UFC Fight Night 53 on Oct. 4 in Stockholm (more on that card here). Ultimate...Show More Summary

Anthony Johnson (respectfully) calls out Alexander Gustafsson: 'The fans are begging for us to fight'

I guess Ryan Bader won't be available by October, so it's straight to Plan B! Top Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight contender, Anthony Johnson, wants to go to the head of the light heavyweight class. And he knows...Show More Summary

Anthony Johnson wants to fight Ryan Bader in October and Alexander Gustafsson in January

And Alistair Overeem by next summer? Top Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight contender, Anthony Johnson, is making life easier for promotion matchmakers Joe Silva and Sean Shelby, recently telling UFC.com that he already...Show More Summary

Why Alexander Gustafsson Should Continue His Campaign Against Jones-Cormier

Alexander Gustafsson suffered his own type of pain when news broke that Jon Jones was forced off of the UFC 178 card due to injury (via a report by Ariel Helwani of MMA Fighting). The UFC has rescheduled the fight between Jones and Daniel Cormier for UFC 182, which is set for January 3, 2015. Show More Summary

Dana White Wants to See Alexander Gustafsson vs. Anthony Johnson — But Gus Says He’ll Wait

(It's crazy to think that Anthony Johnson used to fight at welterweight, and was like five inches shorter than he is now. / Photo via Getty) With Alexander Gustafsson temporarily removed from the UFC light-heavyweight title picture —...Show More Summary

Dana White: Alexander Gustafsson vs. Anthony Johnson fight 'makes sense'

Because "The Mauler" isnt going to be fighting for the title anytime soon, regardless of how upset he is. Alexander Gustafsson's manager recently declared that "The Mauler" would rather sit out to face the winner of Jon Jones vs. Daniel...Show More Summary

Dana White Confirms Jones vs. Cormier for Jan. 3, Hints at Gus vs. Rumble

UFC President Dana White wants to clear the air in the UFC's light heavyweight division. The title picture unfolded like this: First, 205-pound champion Jon "Bones" Jones was scheduled to face Alexander "The Mauler" Gustafsson in a much-anticipated rematch at UFC 178 on Sept. Show More Summary

Alexander Gustafsson Holding out for Title Fight with Jon Jones

Alexander Gustafsson knows what he wants, and what he wants is a shiny, golden belt. He won't accept anything less. Gustafsson 's manager, Manos Terzitane, recently told Ariel Helwani on an episode of UFC Tonight that the 205-pound Swede...Show More Summary

Alexander Gustafsson rips UFC for 'ridiculous' decision to put 'clowns' like Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier ahead of 'Mauler' rematch

"Clowns" are supposed to make people laugh. Unfortunately "The Mauler" is still not happy. After Alexander Gustafsson caught wind of the injury to Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Light Heavyweight Champion Jon Jones, one that forced...Show More Summary

Jon Jones Injury Update: How It Happened, And Reactions From Daniel Cormier and Alexander Gustafsson

("So grateful to have Alistair Overeem as a new teammate!! What a humble and hard-working individual" — Jon Jones on July 18th. Keep reading, this will become relevant soon.) 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. Show More Summary

Lorenzo Fertitta chooses Daniel Cormier over Alexander Gustafsson for UFC 182 headliner against Jon Jones

Sorry Gus, but you will not be stepping in to face Jon Jones once he's back to full health. Despite the fact that both Alexander Gustafsson and Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Light Heavyweight Champion Jon Jones are on the same...Show More Summary

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