It wasn’t too long ago that Alexander Gustafsson was widely considered to be the one guy that could dethrone Jon Jones. Fast forward some months and Gus would be on the receiving end of the biggest loss of his career against Anthony Johnson. Now on his way back to full fitness and relishing another shot at the light heavyweight belt. Alex ‘The Mauler’ Gustafsson tells us in his own words about his comeback and details how he plans to prepare for his second shot at the UFC world title.
We follow him as he prepares to face the UFC light heavyweight champion, Daniel Cormier, in what will be his second shot at the UFC light heavyweight title. Gustafsson had already lost once to Jones and also to top contender Anthony Johnson. And now as he makes his way back to competition, he faces another fighter on the pound for pound list in DC.
Will the Swede be able to right the ship and get back on his feet following such devastating losses. Well, we hear for the man himself on his state of mind as he prepares to enter the UFC octagon one more time. To try and do for a second time what he could not get done against Jon Jones. As one of the most dominant champions in MMA history, Jones has been a thorn in the side for the light heavyweight division.
So with him currently out of the picture, the stage is set for an upset that may finally see the title dross the Atlantic. He will face the champion at UFC 192 Daniel Cormier vs Alexander Gustafsson, for the light heavyweight title. In a fight which will determine a lot for the fighter from All-Stars Gym Stockholm.