Alexander Gustafsson had quite an eventful Sunday evening.
The Swedish fighter proposed to his girlfriend in the Octagon, following his impressive knockout win over former title challenger and second-ranked light heavyweight Glover Teixeira in the main event of UFC Fight Night 109 in Stockholm, Sweden. Gustafsson called his called his girlfriend into the Octagon during his post fight interview and said:
“I love you and thanks for having a kid, a baby. I love you with all my heart, and will you marry me?”
The Swedish fighter will be celebrating more than a victory and an engagement, as Gustafsson also picked up a $50,000 Fight of the Night bonus for his hard-fought contest with Teixeira.