UFC 192 is set to go down in just a few weeks on October 2, 2015 from Houston, Texas live on pay-per-view. The UFC has put together quite a stacked card, and in the main event, newly crowned light heavyweight champion Daniel “DC” Cormier will put his title on the line against top contender Alexander Gustafsson.

After former long-time champion Jon Jones was suspended and stripped of his title after being arrested in April, Cormier stepped in to take on then No. 1-contender Anthony “Rumble” Johnson at May’s UFC 187, scoring a submission victory to claim the vacant 205-pound title.

READ MORE:  Nate Diaz makes stand with Mike Tyson after streaming platform 'stole' his story: 'F*** you Hulu'

Prior to that, Cormier actually dropped a one-sided decision loss to Jones last January in one of the most hyped up fights in history. “The Mauler” has also taken on Jones, but he took “Bones” to the limit in a five-round war in 2013 which makes this bout very interesting.

Gustafsson is actually coming off of a brutal knockout loss to Johnson last February, and many would say he doesn’t deserve a title shot, but the bout remains intriguing stylistically nonetheless.

READ MORE:  Exclusive | Ariane Lipski Prepared For Any 'Dirty' Tactics Priscila Cachoeira Might Throw Her Way: "If She Gonna Fight Like This, I'm Ready"

The former Olympian in “DC” obviously holds the wrestling advantage, but Gustafsson has very polished striking, and will hold a huge reach advantage of Cormier.

Check out the UFC 192: Cormier vs. Gustafsson extended preview above courtesy of the UFC, and check out the full fight card below:

Main Card

Daniel Cormier vs. Alexander Gustafsson [LHW Title]
Johny Hendricks vs. Tyron Woodley
Ryan Bader vs. Rashad Evans
Shawn Jordan vs. Ruslan Magomedov
Jessica Eye vs. Julianna Pena

READ MORE:  Exclusive | DWCS 48 winner Billy Goff reveals Dana White pep talk, argues Daniel Cormier is a better fighter than Jon Jones


Ali Bagautinov vs. Joseph Benavidez
Daniel Hooker vs. Yair Rodriguez
Angela Hill vs. Rose Namajunas
Alan Jouban vs. Albert Tumenov
Chris Cariaso vs. Sergio Pettis

Fight Pass

Derrick Lewis vs. Viktor Pesta
Islam Makhachev vs. Adriano Martins
Sage Northcutt vs. Francisco Trevino

Sports media and journalism student watching from the East Coast. I'm a young writer with a passion for mixed martial arts looking to make my mark as a journalist. Email: [email protected]