Following his win over late replacement Ilir Latifi earlier this month at UFC on FUEL TV 9, light heavyweight Gegard Mousasi could be going lighter for his next bout.
UFC on Fuel TV 9 Fight Highlights Video: Gegard Mousasi vs. Ilir Latifi
STOCKHOLM – Despite fighting and winning the main event of his UFC debut, Gegard Mousasi was far from jubilant on Saturday night. Following his win over Ilir Latifi, Mousasi is planning...
Gegard Mousasi was suffering from a knee injury throughout training for UFC on Fuel TV 9 and will require surgery to repair it.
Ilir Latifi had nothing to lose, and Gegard Mousasi had plenty. But in the end, things went the way they were supposed to. Mousasi, a more than 10-to-1 favorite, cruised to a unanimous decis...
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His knee injured, suffering from a cold, and a last-minute change of opponents left Gegard Mousasi with little appetite for taking chances against Ilir Latifi.
STOCKHOLM – In a safe, methodical and workmanlike manner, Gegard Mousasi, to very little surprise, won his UFC debut with a unanimous decision win over short-notice opponent Ilir Latifi.
Gegard Mousasi utilized a potent jab in cruising to a decision over Ilir Latifi in his UFC debut on Saturday in Sweden.
Check out the UFC on Fuel TV 9: Mousasi vs. Latifi weigh-in video from Stockholm, which includes an interview with Alexander Gustafsson.