Matyushenko is far from a world-beater but there’s no denying his overall ability, even at the age of 42. “The Janitor” has 27 wins to his credit including those over the likes of Tim Boetsch, Pedro Rizzo, and Antonio Rogerio Nogueira. However, he didn’t even make it to the minute mark in his match-up with Bader who caught him with a Guillotine Choke to earn a submission wins 50 seconds into the showdown.
UFC light heavyweight Ryan Bader (15-4) looked like a future star after his run on the Ultimate Fighter 8 and, for the most part, has lived up to the hype. Though he’s suffered a few stumbles in the Octagon, three of his losses came against former champions and the fourth involved the division’s current #1 contender. Bader will look to get back on the winning track this weekend at UFC Fight Night 33 when he faces Anthony Perosh. “Darth” is definitely the favorite entering the fight and, when looking at a list of his five biggest victories, it’s easy to see why… (Photos by USA Today Sports Images)
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