Anthony Smith

Trading Shots: As Alexander Gustafsson says goodbye, Urijah Faber says he’s back

Is Alexander Gustafsson’s retirement going to stick? What factors give us the best hope of predicting that, and which reasons make the most sense for coming back? Retired UFC and WEC fighter Danny Downes joins MMA Junkie columnist Ben Fowlkes to discuss in this week’s Trading Shots. * *...

Alexader Gustafsson calls retirement decision ‘pretty much a done deal’

Gallery Anthony Smith def. Alexander Gustafsson at UFC on ESPN+ 11: Best photos On two occasions, three-time UFC title challenger Alexander Gustafsson called his decision to retire final. On the third, he said it was “pretty much a done deal.” Whether or not that opens a window to change...

Anthony Smith’s goal unchanged after Gustafsson upset: rematch Jon Jones

Gallery Anthony Smith def. Alexander Gustafsson at UFC on ESPN+ 11: Best photos UFC light heavyweight Anthony Smith will take the summer off to rest and recover from a busy year. Division contenders can wait. “I can just sit at the top and let those guys fight it out,”...

UFC on ESPN+ 11 bonuses: Smith, Rakic among $50,000 winners in Stockholm

Anthony Smith, Aleksandar Rakic, Makwan Amirkhani and Leonardo Santos each earned $50,000 bonuses for their performances at Saturday’s UFC on ESPN+ 11 event. All four fighters earned “Performance of the Night” honors; no “Fight of the Night” was given out. UFC officials announced the winners following the event. Smith...

Anthony Smith on Alexander Gustafsson fight: ‘This one’s about me’

nt" Anthony Smith hasn’t hidden the fact that he’s looking to take a break. He’s been one of the UFC’s busiest fighters over the past year and a half, competing five times, thrice against current or former UFC light heavyweight champions. But before “Lionheart” takes some time off to...

After UFC on ESPN+ 11, expect Anthony Smith to take time off

nt" Anthony Smith will take whatever fight the UFC offers, as long as he’s healthy. But he jokes the promotion might have trouble reaching him after UFC on ESPN+ 11. “I’ll change my number just so they can’t call,” Smith told MMA Junkie in advance of his meeting next...

Why Anthony Smith really, really dislikes Luke Rockhold 

Here’s the way you get on Anthony Smith’s bad side right quick. You can talk trash if you’re promoting a fight, or if there’s a legitimate grudge to bear. If you’re just doing it to be a jerk, you’re the enemy of the one-time UFC light heavyweight title challenger,...

UFC 235 medical suspensions: Doctor must clear Mickey Gall to train again, let alone fight

Gallery Jon Jones def. Anthony Smith at UFC 235: Best photos A whopping 10 fighters might be on the shelf for six months after UFC 235 – and another has been shut down completely. Mickey Gall (5-2 MMA, 4-2 UFC), who said he passed out during his weight cut for...

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