Is Gustafsson an entertaining fighter to you?

Discussion in 'UFC Discussion' started by Yrat, Jan 3, 2013.

  1. Yrat

    Yrat Purple Belt

    Joined:
    Jul 8, 2005
    Messages:
    1,711
    Likes Received:
    100
    This swedish fighter has an impressive win-streak in 205 lbs, he have won his fights by tko or rear naked choke, but is he an interesting fighter to watch according to you?

    It is good that he speak english , but 99% of his interview is just cliche. In UFC the the only way is to thrashtalk like Chael Sonnen to get something or deliver very exciting fights.

    I would say that the Korean Zombie is the most interesting non-american/brazilian fighter at the moment since he knows how to make a fight to remember.

    Will this explain why he will not get the title?
     
  2. SimonNova

    SimonNova Sire of Sin

    Joined:
    Jan 19, 2012
    Messages:
    24,538
    Likes Received:
    32,142
    Location:
    Qc City
    Well he seems entertained yes.

    He looks like he has fun on this pic.

    [​IMG]
     
  3. SCIRCA

    SCIRCA King of Kings

    Joined:
    Jul 6, 2012
    Messages:
    1,686
    Likes Received:
    135
    Location:
    Manor di Villi, sitting on my throne.
    Gustafsson's the best prospect UFC's got. He's going to get a title shot, just be patient.
     
  4. Which Doctor

    Which Doctor The Cabana Boy Belt

    Joined:
    May 24, 2009
    Messages:
    16,038
    Likes Received:
    34,056
    Location:
    Bringing your towel to you...with pleasure.
    No. If he doesn't get the title it will be because of skill level. I don't see how having a European champ does anything but help Dana take over the world.
     
  5. TheVenom

    TheVenom Black Belt

    Joined:
    May 12, 2008
    Messages:
    6,372
    Likes Received:
    3,940
    Location:
    Colorado
    A fighter that uses very clean striking technique with power behind his punches is always entertaining. As we saw with his fight with Shogun he's not afraid to go blow for blow against an opponent who has landed BOMBS on his chin. Most guys would get rocked and abandon their gameplan after taking one of those. AG just kept on going like nothing happened.
     
  6. J Danger

    J Danger Million Dollar Champion

    Joined:
    Oct 15, 2008
    Messages:
    10,621
    Likes Received:
    12,639
    Location:
    Vacaville, CA
    He's pretty great. I'm a fan.
     
  7. benjaminbuttons

    benjaminbuttons Banned Banned

    Joined:
    Mar 20, 2011
    Messages:
    8,661
    Likes Received:
    7
    Location:
    Boston
    how does one thrash talk?
     
  8. CubicleGangster

    CubicleGangster Extendos Belt Platinum Member

    Joined:
    Dec 2, 2009
    Messages:
    9,986
    Likes Received:
    5,144
    Location:
    Your Mum's Fish Tank
    He isn't my favorite fighter to watch but I do enjoy his fights
     
  9. maddwarf

    maddwarf Green Belt

    Joined:
    Sep 25, 2010
    Messages:
    1,173
    Likes Received:
    744
    Location:
    Tampa, FL.
    always have been a Gus fan. the guys not overly flashy or dynamic but he's solid and hes more genuine then say..um...jones?! lol WAR Gus!
     
  10. mmagoat

    mmagoat Banned Banned

    Joined:
    Jun 18, 2010
    Messages:
    4,830
    Likes Received:
    0
    UFC can do a better job entertaining Gus.
     
  11. countswagula

    countswagula Gold Belt

    Joined:
    Oct 2, 2012
    Messages:
    15,360
    Likes Received:
    2,199
    He's not one of my favorite guys but sure, he's entertaining. Also, surely you mean he will not get a shot(which he will by the way).
     
  12. ImPitPatPuncher

    ImPitPatPuncher Black Belt

    Joined:
    Jan 5, 2012
    Messages:
    5,413
    Likes Received:
    11
    This

    people forget that he started out as a brawler who had a great chin and now he trains with Dominick Cruz.
     
  13. Get it on

    Get it on Brown Belt

    Joined:
    Aug 29, 2011
    Messages:
    2,745
    Likes Received:
    0
    Location:
    Where the polar bears live.
    Mr. Gustaffsson,


    Are you not entertained?????
     
  14. Bolshevik***

    Bolshevik*** Banned Banned

    Joined:
    Feb 12, 2011
    Messages:
    10,049
    Likes Received:
    27
    Location:
    staying up at night
    the mauler is the man.
     
  15. giovanni002

    giovanni002 Silver Belt

    Joined:
    Jul 22, 2011
    Messages:
    14,010
    Likes Received:
    9,424
    Location:
    S. Korea
    He's skilled, unique style and most of all humble. I like him
     
  16. Hanz_Blitz

    Hanz_Blitz BJJ all day

    Joined:
    Dec 14, 2006
    Messages:
    4,327
    Likes Received:
    275
    Gus is a beast, everyone's got their hands full with him at 205 minus ol Bone sucker
     
  17. Stormtrooper85

    Stormtrooper85 Brown Belt

    Joined:
    Mar 24, 2009
    Messages:
    4,937
    Likes Received:
    2,046
    There's only one way to thrash and that's till death
     
  18. Primitivo

    Primitivo Third World Prince

    Joined:
    Jun 14, 2011
    Messages:
    10,414
    Likes Received:
    16,298
    Location:
    Dominican Republic
    He truly does.
     
  19. J85909266

    J85909266 Okay Everyone!

    Joined:
    Sep 12, 2007
    Messages:
    1,994
    Likes Received:
    1,324
    Location:
    Ohio
    I like him, but I'll admit that his past couple of fights have been a bit on the dull side.
     
  20. IlFenomenoVero

    IlFenomenoVero Purple Belt

    Joined:
    Jul 8, 2012
    Messages:
    2,230
    Likes Received:
    3
    Location:
    The Seven Wonders of the World
    Good fighter, not sure about entertaining
     

Share This Page

  1. This site uses cookies to help personalise content, tailor your experience and to keep you logged in if you register.
    By continuing to use this site, you are consenting to our use of cookies.