Dana White Says Winner of Alexander Gustafsson vs. Shogun Rua Likely Gets a Title Shot
Dana White has revealed that the winner of the UFC on FOX 5 bout between Alexander Gustafsson and Shogun Rua is likely to get a title fight. MMAjunkie reports that White said the winner of the co-main event will be the #1 contender to the light heavyweight title.
“Unless there’s some crazy s–t that happens, which always does,” said White. “Other than that, the winner of this fight will get the next shot.”
The show will take place this weekend in Seattle, with main card fights airing on FOX and prelims taking place on F/X and Facebook.