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  1. Glover Teixeira vs. Rashad Evans verbally agreed to headline UFC Fight Night in Porto Alegre, BrazilRead the original story

    Thursday | BloodyElbow

    ... 2014. He was lined up as a potential opponent for Alexander Gustafsson in Sweden, but that position went to Anthony Johnson when Evans was unable to go for the January 24th event. Teixeira (22-4) has lost two straight after previously compiling a 20 ...

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  2. UFC on Fox 14: Gustafsson vs. Johnson fight cardRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 17 | BloodyElbow

    The next UFC on Fox card is only a month away, and it features a monumental clash in the light heavyweight division. Anthony Johnson travels to enemy territory to take on Sweden's Alexander Gustafsson in the main event of this Stockholm-based stadium show.

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  3. Complete UFC on FOX 14 card announcedRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 17 | MMAFighting.com

    The event, which will be headlined by Alexander Gustafsson vs. Anthony Johnson , will take place at the 30,000-seat Tele2 Arena in Stockholm, Sweden on Jan. 24. If all goes to plan, it will be the second-biggest event in UFC history behind 2011's UFC 129 , which drew 55,724 fans.

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  4. Why Heavy Weight Is The Weakest DivisionRead the original story

    Monday Dec 15 | MMA Mania

    ... Those being : Champ Jon Jones (JUCO national Champ), Daniel Cormier (D1 All-American, Olympian), Anthony Johnson (California Junior College Champion), Rashad Evans (D1 Wrestler, One match short of All-American Status), Phil Davis (D1 National ...

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  5. BKB Signs Five Fighters To Multi-Bout AgreementsRead the original story

    Monday Dec 8 | Boxing Scene

    Anthony Johnson - American cruiserweight and current BKB Cruiserweight Champion fighting out of San Jose, California All five fighters participated in BKB's debut event at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in August, with all five delivering the all-out, toe-to-toe action BKB promises and coming away victorious. BKB's agreements ensure each fighter will compete in up to three BKB events, including the next scheduled fight night, set to take place in spring, 2015.

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  6. Bad Fight Card Tracking Thread: UFC 181Read the original story

    Saturday Dec 6 | BloodyElbow

    ... , the winner poses no threat of eventually becoming a champion whatsoever at all. Alexander Gustafsson and Anthony Johnson , those guys can pose threats to Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier thus I'm very interested in those fights from a sporting ...

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  7. Neil Seery to Square Off Against Chris Beal at UFC on Fox 14 in SwedenRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 6 | Sherdog

    ... and is highlighted by a light heavyweight No. 1 contender showdown between Alexander Gustafsson and Anthony Johnson . The evening's main card also includes a key 205-pound tilt between Ryan Bader and Phil Davis as well as a middleweight matchup ...

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  8. Biggest Questions Facing the UFC's Top 15 Pound-for-Pound FightersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | BleacherReport

    ... enough to exchange with Jon Jones, but does he possess the precision and chin to surpass a heavy hitter like Anthony Johnson when the two meet at UFC on Fox 14? If he can, then the towering Swede will throw his name on the table for a potential ...

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  9. UFC on Fox 14 Update: Andy Ogle to Face Makwan Amirkhani on Jan. 24Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | Sherdog

    ... Jan. 24 and is highlighted by a light heavyweight No. 1 contender showdown between Alexander Gustafsson and Anthony Johnson . The evening's main card, which airs on Fox, also includes a key 205-pound tilt between Ryan Bader and Phil Davis as well as ...

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  10. Featherweights Akira Corassani, Sam Sicilia to Clash at UFC on Fox 14 in StockholmRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | Sherdog

    ... in Stockholm on Jan. 24 and is headlined by a light heavyweight showdown between Alexander Gustafsson and Anthony Johnson . The evening's main card airs on the Fox and also includes another 205-pound matchup pitting Phil Davis against Ryan Bader . A ...

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  11. Undefeated Mirsad Bektic to Fight Alan Omer at UFC on Fox 14 in SwedenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Sherdog

    ... the pairing on Wednesday. The matchup joins a card that features a main event of Alexander Gustafsson versus Anthony Johnson . UFC on Fox 14 will take place Jan. 24 in Stockholm at Tele2 Arena. Bektic, a highly touted prospect who has racked up wins ...

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  12. UFC on Fox 14: Alexander Gustafsson ready to show the world what he's capable ofRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Mirror.co.uk

    Alexander Gustafsson will be looking to move one step closer to a UFC title when he fights Anthony Johnson in January Alexander 'The Mauler' Gustafsson will get his chance to prove beyond a shadow of a doubt that he is the true No. 1 contender in the UFC's light heavyweight division in January.

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  13. Alexander Gustafsson prefers Jon Jones beats Daniel Cormier because 'I want to fight him'Read the original story

    Tuesday Dec 2 | BloodyElbow

    UFC light heavyweight contender Alexander Gustafsson badly wants revenge against Jon Jones, which is why he's hoping he defeats Daniel Cormier in January. January 2015 is going to be a massive month for the top of the light heavyweight division, as Jon Jones faces Daniel Cormier in a huge championship showdown on the 3rd, with Alexander Gustafsson and Anthony Johnson squaring off in Sweden three weeks later.

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  14. Josh Koscheck Returns At UFC 184 For Crucial Matchup vs. Jake EllenbergerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | Rant MMA

    ... company since his third pro fight, compiling a 15-8 UFC record. He owns notable wins over Diego Sanchez , Anthony Johnson , Paul Daley and former two-time welterweight titlist Matt Hughes . The biggest bout of Koscheck's career was a failed 2010 ...

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  15. Alexander Gustafsson: I want to take the belt from Jon Jones, not...Read the original story

    Monday Dec 1 | MMA Mania

    Anthony Johnson went on record saying he would like to see Daniel Cormier dethrone current Ultimate Fighting Championship light heavyweight champion, Jon Jones, when the two tango in the main event of UFC 182 on Jan. 3, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada . During a recent guest spot on The MMA Hour , Gustafsson said he'd like to see "DC" dethrone "Bones" just for the sake of shaking up the 205-pound division.

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  16. Morning Report: Anthony Johnson hoping to see Daniel Cormier 'shake...Read the original story

    Monday Dec 1 | MMAFighting.com

    "I want Daniel Cormier to win, just to shake up the division a little bit, but he is fighting Jones so that's going to be tough to do," Johnson told media in Sweden . "I want him to shake up the division, give people something to talk about.

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  17. Anthony Johnson hopes Daniel Cormier defeats Jon Jones; believes...Read the original story

    Saturday Nov 29 | MMA Mania

    Anthony Johnson recently spoke to the media at a press conference hyping up the UFC on FOX 14 card in Stockholm, Sweden, which takes place on Jan. 24, 2015. "Rumble" will be in the main event spotlight as the No.

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  18. Phil Davis Draws Ryan Bader at UFC on FOX 14 in SwedenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 28 | MMA Weekly

    ... No. 5 ranked Davis (13-2-0) vs. no. 8 ranked Bader (19-4-0) is added alongside Alexander Gustafsson vs. Anthony Johnson in the headliner and Dan Henderson vs. Gegard Mousasi in the co-main event on Saturday, Jan. 24 at the Tele2 Arena. Both fighters ...

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  19. Phil Davis vs. Ryan Bader Added to UFC on Fox 14 Card in StockholmRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 28 | BleacherReport

    ... win over Teixeira at UFC 179 in October. Davis' only career setbacks came against third-ranked Anthony Johnson and fourth-ranked , who has fought in Australia twice, has also competed in Mexico, the Cayman Islands, Canada, Brazil and Japan. Davis ...

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  20. Phil Davis, Ryan Bader Light Heavyweight Clash Is Solid Addition To UFC On FOX 14 EventRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 28 | Rant MMA

    ... strikes. It was exactly the kind of bounce-back effort that Davis needed after being beaten by Anthony Johnson at UFC 172. The No. 5 ranked contender has produced a strong Octagon record of 9-2 with one no-contest. His only career losses have come ...

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