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Jon Jones picks Rafael dos Anjos to beat Conor McGregor

Between now and March 5 a lot of fighters will weigh-in on the UFC 196 main event between lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos and Conor McGregor, but arguably the best pound-for-pound fighter in the sport has already cast his vote.Former light heavyweight champion Jon Jones spoke about the upcoming title fight in a recent interview and he says that watching dos Anjos TKO his teammate...
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Jon Jones vs. Daniel Cormier Rematch Targeted For April

Fight fans are inching closer to learning exactly when former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones will get the chance to reclaim his throne from current champ Daniel Cormier. On Wednesday, UFC president Dana White told “At The Buzzer” that the promotion is aiming to arrange the sequel in April, no fooling. “It’s probably going to happen in April,” White stated. “I...
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Jon Jones Lays Out Light Heavyweight Future Before Heavyweight Move

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones (pictured) is a man on a mission, and on Sunday night he laid out his agenda for the MMA world to see. With Jones’ long awaited transition to the heavyweight division expected to take place sooner rather than later, particularly since “Bones” has been hitting the weight room hard after April’s felony hit and run arrest, Jones...
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Jon Jones: Chandler Jones ‘Doing Great,’ Going Through ‘Growing Pains’ (Video)

Jon “Bones” Jones has his little brother’s back no matter what. The former UFC light heavyweight champion spoke to TMZ Sports ahead of the New England Patriots’ AFC Championship Game against the Denver Broncos, and he stuck up for his brother, Chandler Jones, after the Patriots defensive end wound up at the Foxboro, Mass., police station after smoking synthetic marijuana...
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Jon Jones to rescue UFC 196? Not likely

UFC 196 has taken some big hits early this week with the event now less than two weeks out. The card slated for Super Bowl weekend at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas was originally headlined by heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum against former champ Cain Velasquez in a rematch for the UFC title. On […]
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

Jon Jones Changes Course On Short Notice Title Fights

Three years ago, then-UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones (pictured) revealed he couldn’t stand it when fans asked him to autograph replica belts. It appears Jones feels the same about authentic UFC interim belts. With UFC 196 coming apart at the seams, with Cain Velasquez withdrawing from the main event with a lower back injury just 12 days before showtime and heavyweight...
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Jon Jones willing to fight at UFC 196 if real heavyweight title is on the line

Jon Jones is still waiting on word for his title fight rematch with Daniel Cormier but if the UFC wants to put the heavyweight title on the line next weekend, he's game to go for that belt as well.Jones has long teased that he would eventually move to heavyweight but in the wake of the news that both Fabricio Werdum and Cain Velasquez have pulled out of their title fight next weekend...
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

Jon Jones before and after pics show how ripped he is

Jon Jones apparently made excellent use of his time away from the UFC. Jones was suspended by the UFC in April because of his involvement in a hit-and-run case, and he was finally reinstated last month. While he was suspended, Jones was hitting the weights pretty hard, because the dude is absolutely RIPPED. You don’t...Read More
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November 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Jon Jones reinstated by UFC

Former UFC heavyweight champion Jon Jones has officially been reinstated. UFC officials announced Friday that Jones has had his suspension lifted, though his next opponent and return date have yet to be determined. Jones avoided jail time last month when he reached a plea agreement in his hit-and-run case and has been completing community service....Read More
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October 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Jon Jones pleads guilty, won't get jail time on felony charge

Ex-UFC light heavyweight champion Jon “Bones” Jones pleaded guilty on a felony charge of leaving the scene of an accident and was therefore granted a conditional discharge on Tuesday. As part of the ruling, Jones was given 18 months of supervised probation and also is required to make 72 charity appearances in that time, including speaking to children,” according to MMAFighting...
September 29, 2015  |  Discuss

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