Alexander Gustafsson Challenges Corey Anderson, Gets Turned Down


Alexander Gustafsson was last seen in action in the main event of UFC 232, suffering a third round TKO loss to UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Jon Jones.

In an attempt to get back into title contention, a challenge was made by Gustafsson to Corey Anderson, who also competed at UFC 232.

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That challenge would be issued by Gustafsson via Instagram:


Anderson, who is ranked just four spots behind Gustafsson in the UFC Light Heavyweight Division rankings, would turn down the opportunity, but for a good reason:


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