The first fight of the night at UFC 141: Lesnar vs. Overeem is Alexander Gustafsson vs. Vladimir Matyushenko. This is a light heavyweight fight, meaning 205 pounds. This fight is airing on pay-per-view. The referee in charge of the action is Yves Lavigne.
ROUND 1 - Both fighters open orthodox. Matyushenko misses with two hooks. Outside leg kick now from Gustafsson. Middle kick from Gustafsson, but it doesn't land cleanly. Another outside leg kick from the Swede. Matyushenko eats a jab without realizing the punch was coming and Gustafsson swarms. The referee stops the fight soon thereafter.
UFC 141 results: Alexander Gustafsson defeats Vladimir Matyushenko at 2:13 of round 1.
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