Found December 30, 2011 on Fox Sports:
Vladimir Matyushenko (26-5) vs. Alexander Gustafsson (12-1) In a light heavyweight duel, "The Janitor" will try to turn back the clock and halt the momentum of the Swedish sensation Gustafsson. Matyushenko, 40, is a UFC trailblazer and one of the oldest active fighters still under contract. The Belarusian bomber made his promotional debut at UFC 32 by defeating Yuki Kondo. Throughout his career, which dates back to 1997, Matyushenko has beaten numerous quality opponents, including Antonio Rogerio Nogueira, Travis Wiuff, Pedro Rizzo, Tim Boetsch, Igor Pokrajac and Eliot Marshall. Riding a two-fight winning streak, including a 20-second knockout of Jason Brilz at UFC 129 this past April, the well-versed Matyushenko will look to make the most of a grand opportunity and steal the thunder away from one of the division's fastest rising prospects. Gustafsson, 24, a Brazilian jiu-jitsu purple belt, has finished his last three foes in impressive fashion. After submitting C...

Video: Alexander Gustafsson Beats Vladimir Matyushenko By TKO at UFC 141

During the second fight of the main event at UFC 141 at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, NV, Alexander Gustafsson beat Vladimir Matyushenko by TKO (punches) at  2:35 of the first round. {flvremote}|375|281{/flvremote} Follow Ian on Twitter @soxanddawgs. And be sure to like us on Facebook as well.

UFC 141: Vladimir Matyushenko Vs. Alexander Gustafsson

UFC 141: Vladimir Matyushenko Vs. Alexander Gustafsson

Alexander Gustafsson vs. Vladimir Matyushenko Fight Video UFC 141 Main Card

Alexander Gustafsson vs. Vladimir Matyushenko Fight Video UFC 141 Main Card Bout.

Alexander Gustafsson scores first knockout of the night at UFC 141

After a night of decisions, Alexander Gustafsson scored a first-round knockout of MMA veteran Vladimir Matyushenko at UFC 141 on Friday night. Matyushenko moved in to throw a strike, and ran right into Gustafsson's jab. He was stunned and fell to the ground. Gustafsson threw strikes until the bout was stopped at 2:13. "I was prepared for three hard rounds, and Matyushenko...
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