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Vladimir Matyushenko vs. Alexander Gustafsson Re-Booked for UFC 141

Vladimir MatyushenkoA light heavyweight matchup between Vladimir Matyushenko and Alexander Gustafsson originally slated for UFC 133 in August has been re-scheduled for the UFC 141 fight card on Dec. 30 in Las Vegas, the UFC announced Wednesday.

Gustafsson (12-1) scored a second-round TKO of Matt Hamill at UFC 133 after an injury forced Matyushenko (26-5) out of the bout, which would have been his first since a 20-second KO of Jason Brilz in April for his second-straight win.

UFC 141 is headlined by heavyweight contenders Brock Lesnar vs. Alistair Overeem and also features Jon Fitch vs Johny Hendricks.

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Pictured: Vladimir Matyushenko

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