Alexander Gustafsson ’s return to the UFC light heavyweight division will have to wait. Gustafsson (18-7 MMA, 10-7 UFC), a three-time title challenger at 205 pounds, has been forced to pull out of his scheduled bout with Paul Craig (15-4-1 MMA, 7-4-1 UFC) at UFC Fight Night 191 on Sept. 4. MMA Junkie verified the withdrawal with a person close to the situation, who wished to remain anonymous because the promotion has yet to make an official announcement. The exact nature of Gustafsson’s injury is undisclosed

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