Alexander “The Mauler” Gustafsson Full MMA Record and Fighting Statistics
Alexander “The Mauler” Gustafsson Full MMA Record and Fighting Statistics

Alexander “The Mauler” Gustafsson

MMA Record: 18-7-0

WINS
18
11
3
4
KO/TKO
SUBMISSIONS
DECISIONS
LOSSES
7
2
3
2
KO/TKO
SUBMISSIONS
DECISIONS

FINISH RATE
78%
Age
34
Reach
79'
(200.7 cm)
Height
77.2'
(196 cm)
Country
Sweden

Alexander “The Mauler” Gustafsson is a 34 year old Male fighter from Sweden with a 18-7-0 pro MMA record. Gustafsson most recently fought Fabrício Werdum at UFC Fight Night on Saturday July 25, 2020. Alexander Gustafsson lost to Fabrício Werdum by Submission at 2:30 of Round 1 in the Heavyweight division.

Alexander Gustafsson has 18 wins with a 78% finish rate, including 11 by knockout, 3 by submission, 4 by decision.

Alexander Gustafsson is currently on a 3 fight losing skid.


Alexander Gustafsson's Last Fight

Loss • Fabrício Werdum DEF Alexander Gustafsson by Submission R1 2:30

Alexander “The Mauler” Gustafsson full mixed martial arts record

Result Record Opponent Method Event Date Weight class Org
Loss
18-6-0 Fabrício Werdum
SUB
R1 2:30
UFC Fight Night 2020-07-25 Heavyweight UFC
Loss
18-5-0 Anthony Smith
SUB
R4 2:38
UFC on ESPN+ 11 2019-06-01 Light Heavyweight UFC
Loss
18-4-0 Jon Jones
KO/TKO
R3 2:02
UFC 232 2018-12-29 Light Heavyweight UFC
Win
17-4-0 Glover Teixeira
KO/TKO
R5 1:07
UFC Fight Night 109 2017-05-28 Light Heavyweight UFC
Win
16-4-0 Jan Błachowicz
DEC
R3 5:00
UFC Fight Night 93 2016-09-03 Light Heavyweight UFC
Loss
16-3-0 Daniel Cormier
DEC
R5 5:00
UFC 192 2015-10-03 Light Heavyweight UFC
Loss
16-2-0 Anthony Johnson
KO/TKO
R1 2:15
UFC on FOX 14 2015-01-24 Light Heavyweight UFC
Win
15-2-0 Jimi Manuwa
KO/TKO
R2 1:18
UFC Fight Night 37 2014-03-08 Light Heavyweight UFC
Loss
15-1-0 Jon Jones
DEC
R5 5:00
UFC 165 2013-09-21 Light Heavyweight UFC
Win
14-1-0 Maurício Rua
DEC
R3 5:00
UFC on FOX 5 2012-12-08 Light Heavyweight UFC
Win
13-1-0 Thiago Silva
DEC
R3 5:00
UFC on FUEL TV 2 2012-04-14 Light Heavyweight UFC
Win
12-1-0 Vladimir Matyushenko
KO/TKO
R1 2:13
UFC 141 2011-12-30 Light Heavyweight UFC
Win
11-1-0 Matt Hamill
KO/TKO
R2 3:34
UFC 133 2011-08-06 Light Heavyweight UFC
Win
10-1-0 James Te Huna
SUB
R1 4:27
UFC 127 2011-02-26 Light Heavyweight UFC
Win
9-1-0 Cyrille Diabate
SUB
R2 2:41
UFC 120 2010-10-16 Light Heavyweight UFC
Loss
9-0-0 Phil Davis
SUB
R1 4:55
UFC 112 2010-04-10 Light Heavyweight UFC
Win
8-0-0 Jared Hamman
KO/TKO
R1 0:41
UFC 105 2009-11-14 Light Heavyweight UFC
Win
7-0-0 Vladimir Shemarov
KO/TKO
R1 2:37
Regional circuit 2009-05-30 SC
Win
6-0-0 Pedro Quetglas
KO/TKO
R1 2:08
Regional circuit 2008-11-08 ZPL
Win
5-0-0 Krzysztof Kułak
DEC
R2 5:00
KSW Extra 1 2008-09-13 209 lbs KSW
Win
4-0-0 Matteo Minonzio
KO/TKO
R1 3:52
Regional circuit 2008-05-10 ZPL
Win
3-0-0 Florian Muller
KO/TKO
R2 3:44
Regional circuit 2008-03-13
Win
2-0-0 Farbod Fadami
KO/TKO
R1 2:31
Regional circuit 2008-02-09 ZPL
Win
1-0-0 Mikael Haydari
KO/TKO
R1 0:50
Regional circuit 2007-12-15
Win
0-0-0 Saku Heikola
SUB
R2 3:42
Regional circuit 2007-11-17 SE
Alexander “The Mauler” Gustafsson MMA Record: 18-7-0

Alexander “The Mauler” Gustafsson's last five professional MMA fights

Recent form for Alexander Gustafsson

Alexander “The Mauler” Gustafsson's MMA career highlights

Alexander “The Mauler” Gustafsson's Professional MMA debut

Gustafsson made his professional debut against Saku Heikola on November 17, 2007, fighting on the regional circuit.

He made a winning start to his career, defeating Saku Heikola who carried a 0-0-0 professional MMA record into the fight.

Alexander Gustafsson beat Saku Heikola by Submission at 3:42 of Round 2.

Alexander “The Mauler” Gustafsson's Ultimate Fighting Championship Career

Gustafsson made his debut in the UFC against Jared Hamman on November 14, 2009, fighting on the preliminary card of UFC 105: Couture vs Vera having compiled a 8-0-0 professional MMA record.

Alexander Gustafsson beat Jared Hamman by KO/TKO at 0:41 of Round 1.

Since his debut, Gustafsson has gone on to fight a total of 17 more times in the UFC. His UFC record stands at 10-7-0.

Failed UFC title challenge: UFC Light Heavyweight Championship loss to Jon Jones

Gustafsson lost his 1st light heavyweight title challenge, losing to Jon Jones on September 21, 2013 at UFC 165: Jones vs. Gustafsson.

Alexander Gustafsson lost to Jon Jones by Decision at 5:00 of Round 5. Both fighters earned a post-fight bonus, after the bout was awarded Fight of the Night.

The first man to defeat Jimi Manuwa

Gustafsson defeated the previously unbeaten Jimi Manuwa on March 8, 2014, at UFC Fight Night 37: Gustafsson vs. Manuwa. Jimi Manuwa came into the fight with a 14-0-0 record. Gustafsson was a -550 betting favorite going into the fight. Alexander Gustafsson beat Jimi Manuwa by KO/TKO at 1:18 of Round 2. Alexander Gustafsson took home an extra bonus after being awarded with Performance of the Night as well as Fight of the Night.

Failed UFC title challenge: UFC Light Heavyweight Championship loss to Daniel Cormier

Gustafsson lost his 2nd light heavyweight title challenge, losing to Daniel Cormier on October 3, 2015 at UFC 192: Cormier vs. Gustafsson.

Alexander Gustafsson lost to Daniel Cormier by Decision at 5:00 of Round 5. Both fighters earned a post-fight bonus, after the bout was awarded Fight of the Night.

Failed UFC title challenge: UFC Vacant Light Heavyweight Championship loss to Jon Jones

Gustafsson lost his 1st light heavyweight title challenge, losing to Jon Jones on December 29, 2018 at UFC 232: Jones vs. Gustafsson 2.

Alexander Gustafsson lost to Jon Jones by KO/TKO at 2:02 of Round 3.

When was Alexander Gustafsson's last win?

Gustafsson's last win came against Glover Teixeira at UFC Fight Night 109 on Sunday May 28, 2017. Alexander Gustafsson beat Glover Teixeira by KO/TKO at 1:07 of Round 5. Both fighters earned a post-fight bonus, after the bout was awarded Fight of the Night.

Who is Alexander Gustafsson's next opponent?

Gustafsson is not currently booked for any fights.

When was Alexander Gustafsson's last loss?

Gustafsson's last loss came against Fabrício Werdum at UFC Fight Night on Saturday July 25, 2020. Alexander Gustafsson lost to Fabrício Werdum by Submission at 2:30 of Round 1.

How many UFC fights has Alexander Gustafsson had?

Gustafsson has fought 17 times in the UFC. His UFC record stands at 10-7-0.

How many pro MMA knockouts does Alexander Gustafsson have?

Gustafsson has knocked out 11 opponents.

How many pro MMA submissions does Alexander Gustafsson have?

Gustafsson has submitted 3 opponents.

How many times has Alexander Gustafsson been knocked out?

Gustafsson has been knocked out 2 times.

How many times has Alexander Gustafsson been submitted?

Gustafsson has been submitted 3 times.