Alexander Gustafsson took a giant leap up the UFC light heavyweight ladder with his performance against Thiago Silva Saturday night in the main event of UFC on FUEL TV 2: Gustafsson vs. Silva. The Sweden-born fighter delighted his hometown crowd, earning a decision victory.
With the win, "The Mauler" has now won five straight bouts. Using his ever-improving MMA skills, Gustafsson kept Silva at bay, taking advantage of his height. Silva falls to 1-3 with one no-contest in his last five fights.
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