Each day, The MMA Corner will provide a recap of results, event announcements, fight matchups, and injuries/cancellations from throughout the world of MMA.

Alexander Gustafsson vs. Antonio Rogerio Nogueira set for UFC Sweden main event

Today, UFC officials announced that Stockholm’s own Alexander Gustafsson will headline UFC Sweden, also known as UFC on Fuel TV 2, against Antonio Rogerio Nogueira.  UFC Sweden takes place April 14 at the Ericsson Globe Arena in Stockholm.

Source: MMAFighting

Strikeforce: Rockhold vs. Jardine ratings: Event draws 344,000 viewers

Strikeforce: Rockhold vs. Jardine, which took place this past weekend, drew a household rating of 0.93 and averaged an audience of 344,000 viewers.  Despite being a free preview weekend for Showtime, the event ranked only eighth all-time in overall viewers.  Strikeforce’s highest rated event was Fedor vs. Silva in February of 2011.

Source: MMAJunkie

Saturday’s UFC 142 bout order includes Arantes vs. Carvalho on Facebook

The lineup for this weekend’s UFC 142 is finalized and there will be one bout aired on Facebook.  Today, UFC officials confirmed that the opening fight of the night between featherweight Felipe Arantes and UFC newcomer Antonio Carvalho will be aired live on Facebook. The rest of the preliminary card will be aired on FX, with the main card available through pay-per-view.

Source: MMAJunkie

Dana White: If Rashad Evans wins and remains injury free, he gets ‘Bones’ next

Today, in an interview on the Jim Rome Show, Dana White stated that if Rashad Evans is able to defeat Phil Davis at UFC on Fox 2 on Jan. 28 in Chicago, then he will be the next to face current light heavyweight champion Jon “Bones” Jones.  White did not state when and where the fight would take place if it does happen.

Source: MMAWeekly

Dana White says Silva vs. Sonnen 2 would be in a soccer stadium

Dana White stated in a recent interview with the UFC Tonight Series on Fuel TV that if Chael Sonnen is able to defeat Mark Munoz, then his rematch with current middleweight champion Anderson Silva will take place in a soccer stadium, probably in Brazil.

“Obviously if Sonnen faces Anderson Silva, that’ll be a hot ticket. People all over the world will want to see that fight,” said the UFC boss. “If that fight goes down, it will probably be in Brazil and it will probably be in a soccer stadium.”

Source: MMAWeekly

Keith Wisniewski vs. Chris Clements slated for UFC 145 in Montreal

UFC officials announced today that UFC newcomer Chris Clements will take on Keith Wisniewski at UFC 145 in March.  UFC 145 will take place at the Bell Centre in Montreal, Quebec, Canada, and the main card airs via pay-per-view while the preliminary card, which will include Wisniewski vs. Clements, airs on FX.

Source: MMAJunkie

Photo: Anderson Silva submits Chael Sonnen  (Tracy Lee/Yahoo Sports)