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  1. Anthony Johnson looks far bigger than Alexander Gustafsson in photo taken ahead of UFC on FOX 14Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | BloodyElbow

    In a photo taken on Monday afternoon in Sweden while completing a media tour, it appears Anthony Johnson completely dwarfs Alexander Gustafsson. While we all know how his run at welterweight ended several years ago, it is nearly impossible to imagine that Anthony Johnson was once a legitimate competitor in the UFC's 170-pound division.

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  2. UFC interim champ Fabricio Werdum accepts Jon Jones' challenge for heavyweight 'super fight'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | MMA Mania

    ... challenge ahead of him, as he will face the winner of the upcoming bout between Alexander Gustfasson and Anthony Johnson, which is set to headline UFC on FOX 14 inside the Tele2 Arena in Stockholm, Sweden, on Jan. 24, 2015 ( details ). If "Bones" ...

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  3. Jon Jones: I'm 2 Wins Away from Being GOAT, Moving to HeavyweightRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | BleacherReport

    ... though he acknowledged that fight fans are clamoring for him to square off with surging contender Anthony Johnson as well. One of the best pure athletes - coupled with one of the most unpredictable styles - in the sport, Jones' ledger is already a ...

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  4. Should Jon Jones Consider Future Heavyweight Superfights?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Rant MMA

    ... match, there would then loom the winner of the Jan. 24 showdown in Sweden between Alexander Gustafsson and Anthony Johnson . He already owns a victory over "The Mauler" but has never faced the hard-punching Johnson. After those challenges, Jones ...

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  5. Morning Report: Dana White says Anderson Silva and Conor McGregor...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | MMAFighting.com

    ... fight is a fight people have been talking about for a long time," White told FOX Sports. "At the same time, Anthony Johnson and [Alexander] Gustafsson will fight and both the winners of those fights will match up later on this year." Not something ...

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  6. Alexander Gustafsson vs. Anthony Johnson: An Early Head-to-Toe BreakdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | BleacherReport

    That's exactly the picture-perfect scenario the UFC has on the docket for January with an epic showdown between top light heavyweight title threats Alexander Gustafsson and Anthony Johnson at UFC on Fox 14. It's a matchup between the two best strikers in the division not named Jon Jones and a blistering battle that could turn into one of the best top-contender bouts of all time. As a naturally strong athlete who has brought his knockout ability along for the ride since his journey from welterweight to light heavyweight began, Johnson has the ability to send Gus to the canvas.

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  7. Photo: UFC light heavyweight fighters Alexander GustafssoRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 18 | The Las Vegas Sun

    UFC light heavyweight fighters Alexander Gustafsson, left, and Anthony Johnson pose during a UFC news conference at the Smith Center for the Performing Arts Monday, Nov. 17, 2014.

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  8. Photo: UFC fighter Anthony Johnson applauds during a UFCRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 18 | The Las Vegas Sun

    UFC fighter Anthony Johnson applauds during a UFC news conference at the Smith Center for the Performing Arts Monday, Nov. 17, 2014.

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  9. Cormier acknowledges he's totally 'consumed' with defeating JonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    ... at The Smith Center in Las Vegas on Monday, Nov. 17, 2014. (Chase Stevens/Las Vegas Review-Journal) Anthony Johnson speaks during the Ultimate Fighting Championship "The Time Is Now" press conference at The Smith Center in Las Vegas on Monday, Nov. ...

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  10. Jon Jones is thinking of superfights, but 'would never want to fight Anderson' SilvaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | MMAFighting.com

    ... of note on his horizon, the first being Cormier, and the second, the winner of the Alexander Gustafsson-Anthony Johnson fight, slated for Jan. 24 in Sweden. "[After] those two fights, I would consider the division clear, and that's when I would ...

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  11. UFC on FOX 14: Anthony Johnson admits he cried when Alexander Gustafsson fight was made officialRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | MMA Mania

    To say that Anthony Johnson's emotions have been on a roller coaster ride over the last couple of months, would be an understatement. "Rumble" was suspended indefinitely by Ultimate Fighting Championship after it was learned that he had been in the center of two domestic violence disputes .

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  12. UFC The Time is Now Face-Offs Video: Ronda Rousey, Jon Jones, Chris Weidman, and MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | MMA Weekly

    The UFC kicked off a loaded schedule of fights with its "The Time is Now" press conference on Monday in Las Vegas. Many of the promotion's heavy hitters squared off, including Lyoto Machida vs. CB Dollaway, Jon Jones vs. Daniel Cormier, Conor McGregor vs. Dennis Siver, Alexander Gustafsson vs. Anthony Johnson, Anderson Silva vs. Nick Diaz, Chris Weidman vs. Vitor Belfort, and Ronda Rousey vs. Cat Zingano.

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  13. Anthony Johnson: With suspension behind him, it's 'like a huge...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | MMAFighting.com

    With his suspension behind him, UFC light heavyweight contender Anthony Johnson got his wish -- a fight with Sweden's own Alexander Gustafsson . That fight will take place on Jan. 24 in Gustafsson's native home of Stockholm as the main event for UFC on FOX 14 .

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  14. Three New Bouts Added to UFC on FOX 14 in StockholmRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | MMA Weekly

    Three new fights have been added to the highly anticipated UFC on FOX 14: Gustafsson vs. Johnson , due to take place on Jan. 24 at the Tele2 Arena in Stockholm, Sweden. The fight card is taking on a decidedly European flavor, not only with Alexander Gustafsson vs. Anthony Johnson in the main event, but also with the three latest additions announced by UFC officials on Monday.

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  15. The MMA Hour with Nick Diaz, Frankie Edgar, Anthony Johnson, Yves...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | MMAFighting.com

    3:25 p.m. -- We'll answer your #themmahour questions on anything and everything going on in the MMA world. Hit us up on Twitter using that hash tag or leave a question in the comments section below.

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  16. Time is now! Watch UFC special press conference video announcement LIVE from Las VegasRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | MMA Mania

    Ultimate Fighting Championship is about to break some major mixed martial arts news later today , with a special press conference from inside the Smith Center for the Performing Arts in Las Vegas, Nevada, titled "The Time is Now." UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones, along with UFC middleweight kingpin Chris Weidman and UFC women's bantamweight titleholder Ronda Rousey, will join an all-star cast that includes Conor McGregor, Anderson Silva, Nick Diaz, Alexander Gustafsson, Anthony Johnson, Lyoto Machida, CB Dollaway, Daniel Cormier, Dennis Siver, Vitor Belfort and Cat Zingano.

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  17. Latest UFC on FOX 14 fight card and rumors for 'Gustafsson vs Johnson' on Jan. 24 in SwedenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | MMA Mania

    Ultimate Fighting Championship is bringing its brand of mixed martial arts back to FOX in what will be the network's first overseas event in Stockholm, Sweden, featuring a light heavyweight contender match up pitting hometown hero Alexander Gustafsson against Anthony Johnson, while Dan Henderson makes his middleweight return in the co-main event opposite Gegard Mousasi.

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  18. UFC news: Charges dropped, Anthony 'Rumble' Johnson returns ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 13 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... been cleared to resume his fighting career after a civil case against him was dropped. Civil Case against Anthony Johnson is dismissed- Cleared to Resume Competition. For full story go to... http://t.co/GnbTfha6pW A statement posted on UFC.com said, ...

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  19. Gustafsson finally learns who he will fight in JanuaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 12 | SLAM! Sports

    ... to beating Jones than any other fighter in the light-heavyweight division will be taking on No. 3-ranked Anthony Johnson in the headliner of the UFC on FOX card scheduled for Jan. 24 in Sweden. It means that with champion Jones taking on No. 2 ...

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  20. Alexander Gustafsson to face Anthony Johnson on UFC card in Stockholm in JanuaryRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 12 | Amherst Daily News

    Sweden's Alexander Gustafsson, ranked No. 1 among light-heavyweight contenders, will fight No.

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