It was October 2015 when current No. 1 ranked light heavyweight Alexander Gustafsson fell just short of UFC gold wtih a loss to champion Daniel Cormier.

Now, with the arrival of his first child, he is ready to make another run at the title with a strong statement win over the always dangerous Glover Teixeira.

Gustafsson-Teixeira headlines Sunday’s UFC Fight Night 109 card.