DC: Gus We Are Never Ever Ever Getting Back Together

The honeymoon is over before it began. UFC’s double champion did not mince words when reacting to Alexander Gustafsson exiting another scheduled fight date. Daniel Cormier wrote a digital letter to Gustafsson shortly after the news making it clear that it’s not him, it’s Gustafsson. Daniel Cormier and Alexander Gustafsson engaged in a five round back-and-forth barn burner at UFC 192 in 2015. Prior to their scrap, Gustafsson suffered a first-round knockout against Anthony “Rumble” Johnson nine months earlier. The consensus was that Gustafsson was backing into a title shot.…

Case against Gustafsson vs Rockhold

Brazil’s Combate reported that the UFC is closing in on a bout between Luke Rockhold and Alexander Gustafsson in the near future. Michael Bisping claimed that the rumored bout is set to crown an interim light heavyweight champion with Daniel Cormier challenging Stipe Miocic for the heavyweight title at UFC 226. Both Rockhold and Gustafsson have traded barbs back and forth, which started the night Rockhold was knocked out by Yoel Romero at UFC 221 in February. Rockhold’s first fight in the light heavyweight division will be a literal tall…