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Monday, Jan 29, 2018

Alexander Gustafsson Accuses Daniel Cormier of Running, Following News of Stipe Miocic Bout

Alexander Gustafsson (photo via UFC)

By FCF Staff

Alexander Gustafsson is accusing Daniel Cormier of avoiding a rematch between the two, following the news that the latter will fight Stipe Miocic on July 7th.

Recently the MMA world was delivered a jolt, by the announcement that Cormier will challenge the heavyweight champ at UFC 226. The news came as a shock to many, since Cormier had said he didn’t plan to move up to heavyweight, since his teammate Cain Velasquez is preparing to return to the division.

Further, the expectation had been the the #1 contender at 205, Gustafsson, would face Cormier next. The two also fought in 2015 and Cormier eked by with a split decision win.

More recently, the Swedish star Gustafsson, posted the comments below:

posted by FCF Staff @ 8:00 am
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