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After watching Alexander Gustafsson eat leather in Sweden, some folks already have Anthony Johnson winning the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight title from reigning division kingpin Jon Jones by way of devastating knockout. Those opinions are noted, but not having much effect on the sportsbooks. Or are they? "Rumble" opened as the +330 underdog against "Bones" -- who opened as the -400 favorite -- but that line has already shifted in the short time it has been up, perhaps sw read news >>

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UFC on FOX 14 went down this past weekend (Sat., Jan. 24, 2015) from Tele2 Arena in Stockhom, Sweden, with massive success. Prior to Anthony Johnson's first-round destruction of hometown hero Alexander Gustafsson (see it), and Gegard Mousasi's first-round victory over Dan Henderson (video), there was plenty of action going on behind the scenes in the lead-up to the event. From fighters signing the official event posters, media duties, setting up the Octagon and UFC-sponsored seminars, it truly w read news >>

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With a win over Alexander Gustafsson in Sweden, Anthony Johnson emerged as the top contender in the light heavyweight division and is expected to be booked for a championship bout opposite Jon Jones soon. Rumble has had quite the career turnaround. Only three years ago, he was released by the UFC after missing weight prior to a middleweight bout with Vitor Belfort. Now, he's arguably the scariest striker at 205 pounds and has the ability to claim the light heavyweight belt with one punch. Since read news >>

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Anthony "Rumble" Johnson closed the show in Stockholm, Sweden on Sat. (Jan. 24, 2015) and put a stamp on the UFC on FOX 14 card that saw four fighters earn individual "performance" bonuses. Let's take a look back at some of the most memorable moments as well as some bad ones. The silence was beyond conspicuous on Saturday night in Sweden after Anthony "Rumble" Johnson ended Alexander Gustafsson's title-shot chances with punch after punch in the main event of UFC on FOX 14 (highlights). The crowd read news >>

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Following Saturday’s UFC on FOX 14 event in Sweden, several of the winning and losing fighters took to social media to react to the event or share a message with supporters. Check out some of those reactions.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

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UFC on Fox 14 from Stockholm, Sweden is in the books, but what's next for last night's main card fighters? Bloody Elbow's Mookie Alexander does some fantasy matchmaking. The Swedish contingent stayed up late (for the benefit of North American audiences) to watch UFC on Fox 14 at the Tele2 Arena in Stockholm. A packed house of approximately 30,000 unfortunately did not see a single Swedish fighter pick up a win, including Alexander Gustafsson's stunning 1st round TKO loss to Anthony Johnson in th read news >>

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Now that UFC on FOX 14 is in the books, it’s time to commence MMAjunkie’s “Three Stars” ceremony.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

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After the entrancing UFC on FOX 14: "Gustafsson vs Johnson" event, MMAmania.com ponders what is next for the main card winners who picked up victories last Saturday (Jan. 24, 2015) on FOX inside Tele2 Arena in Stockholm, Sweden. In the first FOX show of the year, Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) put together an absolutely captivating mixed martial arts (MMA) event this past Saturday (Jan. 18, 2015), crowning a new No. 1 light heavyweight contender to cap off a great evening of fisticuffs in read news >>

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At UFC on Fox 14, Anthony Johnson went into Sweden and silenced the second-biggest crowd in UFC history with an opening-round knockout against Alexander Gustafsson. With his victory over The Mauler, Johnson spoiled a highly anticipated rematch between Jon Jones and Gustafsson. Instead, Rumble will now get a shot at the light heavyweight champion and best pound-for-pound fighter in MMA. Considering Jones' recent drug test, which revealed cocaine use, it is unknown when he will defend his belt nex read news >>

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Anthony Johnson isn't just leaving Stockholm, Sweden with the biggest win of his career and a title shot opposite UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones, but an additional $50,000 in bonus money as the surging contender claimed a Performance of the Night award at UFC on FOX 14 on Saturday night. The UFC made the announcement at the event's post-fight press conference. Johnson made short work of Alexander Gustafsson in the main event, putting away the former title challenger at 2:15 of the firs read news >>

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Anthony Johnson shocked Sweden and their hometown fighter, earning a first-round technical knockout of Alexander Gustafsson at UFC on FOX 14 in Stockholm early Sunday morning. read news >>

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UFC on FOX 14: "Gustafsson vs Johnson" complete recap of Saturday night's (Jan. 24, 2015) “Prelims” mixed martial arts (MMA) action that featured eight bouts across six divisions, airing live on FOX Sports 1 (FS1) and UFC Fight Pass. Who won, lost, got KOed, and tapped? Get your UFC on FOX 14 “Prelims” fix below. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) makes its first ever trip across the pond for a FOX event with Stockholm, Sweden playing host to UFC on FOX 14: "Gustafsson vs Johnson" tonight (Sat read news >>

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Check out Esther Lin's photos from Stockholm, Sweden. read news >>

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Alexander Gustafsson laughs when you ask him what life is like for him in Sweden these days. About to headline the 30,000-seat Tele2 Arena in Stockholm in a fight against Anthony Johnson... read news >>

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