Tag: Alexander Gustafsson

Alexander Gustafsson’s team: Jon Jones ‘essentially received a use exemption’ for turinabol

By Harry Davies@harrydavies14 Bloodyelbow.com Alexander Gustafsson’s team have expressed their distaste at the results of Jon Jones recent UFC 232 drug test, stating the light heavyweight champion has basically been granted a use exemption. News broke Wednesday that Jones had again tested positive for metabolites of turinabol, this time stemming from a sample […]

Alexander Gustafsson challenges Corey Anderson to ‘throw down’ at UFC London, Anderson responds

By Shakiel Mahjouri Bloodyelbow.com Alexander Gustafsson is looking to kill two birds with one stone. “The Mauler” hopes to brush off his UFC 232 loss to Jon Jones and avenge his teammate Ilir Latifi at the expense of Corey Anderson. Gustafsson challenged Anderson to a sanctioned fight on Sunday night and he seems to have all the details sorted […]

Alexander Gustafsson wants quick turnaround against Corey Anderson at UFC London

MMAfighting.com Alexander Gustafsson wants to waste no time in 2019. Less than 10 days after losing to Jon Jones for the vacant light heavyweight championship in Inglewood, Calif., “The Mauler” went on his social media to call for a fight with Corey Anderson in Europe, more specifically the Fight Night card scheduled for March 16 […]

Daniel Cormier reacts to Jon Jones’ victory over Alexander Gustafsson at UFC 232

By Milan Ordoñez@Mr_Ordonez Bloodyelbow.com UFC 232 was a déjà vu moment for Jon Jones. For the second time in his UFC career, he came out of a lengthy time in the sidelines to bounce back and reclaim the 205-pound title that was in his possession for four consecutive years. RELATED UFC […]

Jon Jones finishes Alexander Gustafsson, claims vacant UFC light heavyweight belt

By Dave Doyle@davedoylemma MMAfighting.com INGLEWOOD, Calif. — It took a last-minute change of venue and a debatable response to a drug-test result to get there, but Jon Jones is once again UFC light heavyweight champion. Jones, coming off the second United States Anti-Doping Agency suspension of his career, absolutely manhandled Alexander Gustafsson in the main […]

Herb Dean injured, will no longer referee UFC 232 main event between Jones and Gustafsson

By Lewis Mckeever@Mckeever89 BLoodyelbow.com Veteran referee Herb Dean is out of the UFC 232 main event between Jon Jones and Alexander Gustafsson due to injury. California State Athletic Commission director Andy Foster confirmed the news to MMA Fighting’s Marc Raimondi on Wednesday. According to Foster, referee Mike Beltran will step in as […]