Alexander Gustafsson has suffered a knee injury and has been forced to withdraw from his UFC 178 title bout with champion Jon Jones. Daniel Cormier has agreed to step in and the two will tangle on September 27 for the light heavyweight title.
Vitor Belfort was granted his license to compete in the state of Nevada at a commission hearing held today and will now face Chris Weidman for his Middleweight title at UFC 181 on December 6 in Las Vegas.
Fascinating stuff by Mr. Bravo. Must watch!
The UFC announced today that Jones vs Gustafsson 2 will take place on September 27 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. Tickets go on sale at 10 a.m. PT on August 1, and are priced at $1,000, $500, $300, $200 and $100. You will be able to purchase tickets at MGMgrand.com and at Ticketmaster. Don’t even think about missing this one….