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  1. Anthony Johnson: Alexander Gustafsson Is as Deadly as Jon JonesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    Equipped with scintillating athleticism and natural punching power, Johnson is easily one of the toughest outs in mixed martial arts today. His divisional ascend should not come as a surprise since he's always possessed the potential to the test the waters with the most elite fighters in the sport.

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  2. Beast mode! Anthony Johnson insists Alexander Gustafsson is just as dangerous as Jon JonesRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | MMA Mania

    Now that Anthony Johnson is free and clear of the domestic violence charges against him -- which were recently dismissed in court -- "Rumble" can get back to doing what he does best inside the mixed martial arts cage. Johnson is pegged to take on former Ultimate Fighting Championship light heavyweight title contender, Alexander Gustafsson, in the main event of UFC on FOX 14 , which is set to pop off inside the Tele2 Arena in Stockholm, Sweden, on Jan. 24, 2015.

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  3. 'Rumble' Johnson Puts Aside Personal Issues Ahead of UFC on Fox 14 Clash with GustafssonRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Sherdog

    Although he was nearly 5,000 miles away from the warm weather and sun-splashed beaches of his Florida training home, Anthony Johnson seemed thrilled to be in chilly Stockholm on Tuesday. The massive light heavyweight, in Sweden to promote his UFC on Fox 14 headlining bout against Alexander Gustafsson , was generally effusive in his praise of the locale.

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  4. UFC on FOX 14: Gustafsson vs. Johnson Kickoff Press Conference Video ReplayRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | MMA Weekly

    KammakazeTV was in Stockholm, Sweden, to cover the Alexander Gustafsson vs. Anthony Johnson media day. The press conference was held in the auditorium of the Tele2 Arena, which is the 30,000-seat arena the UFC hopes to fill to capacity for the event, which will be held on Jan. 24, 2015.

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  5. Previously Planned February UFC Event in London Gets Pushed BackRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | MMA Weekly

    ... event takes place on Jan. 24 at the Tele2 Arena in Stockholm. Stockholm native Alexander Gustafsson faces Anthony Johnson in the main event in a title eliminator bout. It will be the fourth time Sweden has played host to a UFC event and the second ...

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  6. UFC on FOX 14 press conference videoRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | MMAFighting.com

    Watch the UFC on FOX 14 press conference video here from Sweden. Alexander Gustafsson and Anthony Johnson talk about their pivotal light heavyweight matchup set for Jan. 24 at the Tele2 Arena in Stockholm, where 30,000 fans are supposed to be in attendance.

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  7. Anthony Johnson and Alexander Gustafsson hit pads in 30,000 seat arena, punches sound like gunshotsRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | BloodyElbow

    UFC on FOX 14 main event competitors Alexander Gustafsson and Anthony Johnson were amazed with the acoustics of the Tele2 Arena in Stockholm, Sweden. On the second day of their media tour promoting the UFC on FOX 14 event in Stockholm, Sweden, Anthony Johnson and Alexander Gustafsson arrived at the Tele2 Arena to address the media and hit some pads in a quick open workout session.

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  8. Alexander Gustafsson vs. Anthony Johnson staredown video from UFC on FOX 14 presser in StockholmRead the original story

    Yesterday | MMA Mania

    Ultimate Fighting Championship will send Alexander Gustafsson into the UFC on FOX 14 main event to battle fellow light heavyweight contender Anthony Johnson inside the Tele2 Arena in Stockholm, Sweden, on Jan. 24, 2015. The winner will undoubtedly get first dibs on the 205-pound title.

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  9. UFC exec Garry Cook: Feb. 28 date in London off; hope to return sometime in 2015Read the original story

    Yesterday | MMAFighting.com

    ... Los Angeles. Instead, the UFC's tentpole European event for the early portion of the year is Gustafsson vs. Anthony Johnson in Stockholm, Sweden, an event which is expected to draw up to 30,000 fans. "It's very important for Alexander Gustafsson, we ...

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  10. UFC on FOX 15 Marks Promotion's Return to New JerseyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | MMA Weekly

    ... 24. UFC on FOX 14 pits two of the promotion's top light heavyweights together in Alexander Gustafsson vs. Anthony Johnson. The UFC held two events in New Jersey in 2014, UFC 169: Barao vs. Faber II in February and UFC Fight Night: Cerrone vs. Miller ...

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  11. Whoa, Anthony Johnson is Dwarfing Alexander Gustafsson In This PhotoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | MMA Weekly

    Ahead of their UFC on FOX 14 event in January, Gustafsson and Anthony Johnson continue to do public relations appearances. In one of those appearances, a photo was taken of the two fighters standing next to each other and, DAYUM, Rumble is the size of Godzilla.

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

    Monday | 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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  13. 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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  14. 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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  15. 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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  16. 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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  17. 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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  18. 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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  19. 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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  20. 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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