Suave Swede Alexander Gustafsson is taking on Glover Teixeira in the main event of UFC Fight Night 109 this weekend, and it would really suck if he lost. Why? Because Gustafsson is the hometown hero fighting for the crowd, and the last time those poor fans assembled to watch him go to battle, he got utterly smashed by Anthony “Rumble” Johnson.
That loss almost had Gustafsson hanging up the gloves, so you have to wonder if he’d say “screw it” if Teixeira put him away, too.
Of course, in a fight between two elite members of the light-heavyweight division, anything can happen. Maybe Gustafsson will be the one retiring the Brazilian. Who knows.
Anyway, here’s Joe Rogan breaking down the fight: