Lyoto Machida is interested in facing Alexander Gustafsson

Lyoto Machida was named the number one contender for the UFC light heavyweight title after his win over Dan Henderson at UFC 157, but he may have to wait for a title shot due to the broken toe injury that Jon Jones suffered on Saturday night.

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Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Sports

Following UFC 159 on Saturday night, Machida did an interview with FUEL TV and the cable station has released the interview online.

Machida stated that he does not want to wait for Jones and is interested in a fight with Alexander Gustafsson.

Machida’s full interview with Ariel Helwani of FUEL TV is below: