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Anthony Smith didn't want to take Alexander Gustafsson fight so soon | Ariel Helwani's MMA Show

Anthony Smith explains on Ariel Helwani's MMA Show that he wanted to take the year off and spend time with his family, but he is opposed to turning fights down. Smith adds that Alexander Gustafsson is who he wanted to fight and will probably start looking forward to it in a couple of weeks, but is still mentally processing his loss to Jon "Bones" Jones.

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Alexander Lars-Åke Gustafsson is a Swedish professional mixed martial artist. He is currently signed to the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) where he competes in their light heavyweight division. As of 20 July 2017, Gustafsson is the #1 ranked light heavyweight contender in official UFC rankings. More

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