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Alexander Gustafsson vs. Gegard Mousasi at UFC on FUEL TV 9 cancelled due to the Swede's facial cut

UFC light heavyweight Alexander Gustafsson was set to face Gegard Mousasi at UFC on FUEL TV 9 this Saturday in Stockholm, Sweden. However, the Swedish Mixed Martial Arts Federation (SMMAF) has officially decided a cut over the eye of Gustafsson has made him ineligible to compete.

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Alexander Gustafsson posts picture of cut that forced him out of UFC on FUEL TV 9

Gustafsson suffered the cut, which required three stitches, on March 28 while wrestling. He posted a statement about the injury, as well. You can read a translated version of it here. Pic and statement courtesy of MMANytt.se.

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