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Vladimir Matyushenko "The Janitor"

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Vladimir Matyushenko's Professional Record

Date Result Opponent Event Method Round Time
04/11/2014 Loss Joey Beltran Bellator MMA 116: Beltran vs. Matyushenko Submission Choke 3 3:06
09/13/2013 Win Houston Alexander Bellator MMA 99 Decision Unanimous Decision 3
01/26/2013 Loss Ryan Bader UFC on FOX 6: Johnson vs. Dodson Submission Guillotine Choke 1 0:50
12/30/2011 Loss Alexander Gustafsson UFC 141 Lesnar vs. Overeem TKO/RSC 1 2:13
04/30/2011 Win Jason Brilz UFC 129 St. Pierre vs. Shields KO 1 0:20
11/13/2010 Win Alexandre Ferreira UFC 122: Marquardt vs. Okami TKO/RSC Referee Stoppage from Strikes 1 2:20
08/01/2010 Loss Jon Jones UFC Live: Jones vs. Matyushenko TKO/RSC Referee Stoppage from Strikes 1 1:56
03/21/2010 Win Eliot Marshall UFC Live on Versus: Vera vs Jones Decision Split Decision 3
09/19/2009 Win Igor Pokrajac UFC 103: Franklin vs. Belfort Decision Unanimous Decision 3
05/16/2009 Win Jason Lambert Call To Arms 1 Decision Unanimous Decision 5
01/24/2009 Loss Rogerio Nogueira Affliction 2: Day of Reckoning TKO/RSC Referee Stoppage from Strikes 1 4:26
04/04/2008 Win Jamal Patterson International Fight League: New Blood, New Battles TKO/RSC Referee Stoppage from Strikes 2 3:35 Title Fight
NSF 11/03/2007 Win Alex Schoenauer IFL: World Grand Prix 2007 Decision Unanimous Decision
08/02/2007 Win Tim Boetsch International Fight League: 2007 Semifinals Decision Unanimous Decision 3
NSF 06/01/2007 Win Aaron Stark International Fight League: 2007 Season TKO/RSC Referee Stoppage from Strikes 1 2:49
NSF 03/17/2007 Win Justin Levens International Fight League: 2007 Season TKO/RSC Referee Stoppage from Strikes 1 3:53
02/02/2007 Win Dwayne Compton International Fight League: 2007 Season Submission 1 1:47
06/03/2006 Win Anthony Ruiz Extreme Wars 3: Bay Area Brawl Submission Arm Bar 1 2:03
NSF 05/21/2005 Win Carlos Barreto Jungle Fight 4 TKO/RSC Injury 1
09/26/2003 Loss Andrei Arlovski UFC 44: Undisputed TKO/RSC 1 2:14
02/28/2003 Win Pedro Rizzo UFC 41: Onslaught Decision Unanimous Decision 3
11/22/2002 Win Travis Wiuff UFC 40: Vendetta TKO/RSC Referee Stoppage from Strikes 1 4:10
NSF 08/08/2002 Win Rogerio Nogueira Universal Fighting-Arts Organization: Legend Decision Unanimous Decision 3
NSF 09/28/2001 Loss Tito Ortiz UFC 33: Victory in Vegas Decision Unanimous Decision 5 Title Fight
06/29/2001 Win Yuki Kondo UFC 32: Showdown In The Medowlands Decision Unanimous Decision 3
NSF 08/26/2000 Win Thomas Sauer World Extreme Fighting 10: New Blood Conflict TKO/RSC Doctor Stoppage from a Cut 2 2:17
NSF 03/25/2000 Win John Marsh International Fighting Championship: Warriors Challenge 6 Decision Unanimous Decision 2
NSF 10/09/1999 Loss Vernon White International Fighting Championship: Montreal Cage Combat 3 Decision Split Decision 1
NSF 04/02/1999 Win Travis Fulton International Fighting Championship: Montreal Cage Combat 2 Submission Neck Crank 1 15:33
NSF 10/25/1998 Win Kenji Kawaguchi Vale Tudo Japan 98 TKO/RSC Punches 1 3:10
NSF 09/04/1998 Win Joe Pardo The Ultimate Rumble in Reno Decision Unanimous Decision 3
NSF 05/30/1998 Win Anthony Macias International Fighting Championship: Montreal Cage Combat TKO/RSC Doctor Stoppage from a Cut 1 0:15
NSF 09/05/1997 Win Vernon White International Fighting Championship: Battle on the Bayou Submission Guillotine Choke 1 6:06
NSF 09/05/1997 Win Robert LaLonde International Fighting Championship: Battle on the Bayou Submission Punches 1 2:23
NSF 09/05/1997 Win Anthony Macias International Fighting Championship: Battle on the Bayou Submission Punches 1 2:59
: Bout results verified by an official State, Tribal, Provincial, or Municipal Commission.
NSF: Non Sanctioned Fight
* : For a variety of reasons, including weight disparity and the demands of entertainment, Exhibition Bouts are held, in which the contest is unscripted and hard fought, but the results do not count on a fighter's Official Record.
NC: Fight Declared No Contest


Fighter Bio

Career

Vladimir "The Janitor" Matyushenko (born January 1, 1971 in Re?yca, Belarus) is a Belarusian mixed martial arts fighter, and a veteran of the UFC. Matyushenko is a former heavyweight champion in the IFC, and also winner of IFC's Battle on the Bayou 8 man tournament in 1997. He is currently a Light Heavyweight for the Tokyo Sabres of the International Fight League.

Nicknamed "The Janitor" because he 'cleans up' during his matches, Matyushenko is an accomplished freestyle wrestling athlete and utilized his wrestling background extensively in his fights. He became a Junior College All-American at Lassen College, before moving on to the University of Nevada, where he was two-time national wrestling champion, graduating with a degree in Health Science in 1999.