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Evans guarantees Cormier vs. Jones at heavyweight would be a ‘different fight’

Rashad Evans is confident that a more hydrated and powerful Daniel Cormier would give Jon Jones a run for his money at heavyweight. Rashad Evans believes Jon Jones will almost …read more

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Jones responds to Santos’ steroid comments: ‘It’s his insurance for when he loses’

“It’s insurance for when he loses, at least he’ll be known as a good guy.” There has been a mutual respect between Jon Jones and Thiago Santos ahead of their …read more

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Posted on May 19, 2019, 6:16 pm By
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Jon Jones surprised by Thiago Santos' personal criticism, issues stern replies

Things had been rather amicable between UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones and Thiago Santos in the lead-up to their UFC 239 title fight, but recent comments by “Marreta” seem …read more

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Jones sees ‘at least three more’ fights at 205 before HW move

UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones has laid out his immediate future plans. There have been constant talks about Jon Jones moving up to heavyweight. During a brief dialogue …read more

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Posted on May 18, 2019, 9:16 pm By
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Thiago Santos: Fighting talent aside, Jon Jones will 'be remembered as a doper'

RIO DE JANEIRO – Thiago Santos doesn’t have many bad things to say about Jon Jones when it comes to what the UFC champion is able to do inside the …read more

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Jones Fires Back At Santos After Being Called Lifetime ‘Roider’

Streaking light heavyweight contender Thiago Santos will test his luck against reigning UFC champion and pound-for-pound great Jon Jones when the two meet for the title at UFC 239 this …read more

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Jon Jones Responds to Thiago Santos’ ‘Roider’ Comments

UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones has responded to some interesting comments made by #1 contender Thiago Santos. Jones will make his next title defense against this title contender at …read more

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Posted on May 18, 2019, 12:46 pm By
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Jon Jones responds to ‘roider’ comments from Thiago Santos

UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones will put his title on the line in the main event of UFC 239 against surging division contender Thiago Santos.
Santos recently made headlines when …read more

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UFC 239 | Thiago Santos rips ‘roider’ Jon Jones

Surging UFC light heavyweight contender Thiago Santos will challenge current division champ Jon Jones in the main event of July’s UFC 239 event.
The Brazilian knockout artist, Santos (21-6 MMA), is …read more

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Jon Jones eyes three more light heavyweight fights

Jon Jones is set to once again defend his light heavyweight title in the main event of UFC 239 when he takes on Thiago Santos. “Bones” is coming off of …read more

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UFC 239 poster released

The poster for UFC 239 was released Thursday and it features two of the promotion’s most dominant champions, Jon Jones and Amanda Nunes.

The official poster has DROPPED!Two title fights head …read more

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Posted on May 17, 2019, 12:16 am By
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Johnny Walker: ‘I’m ready to beat Jon Jones’

Number 12-ranked light heavyweight contender Johnny Walker is liking his chances against Jon Jones. Ever since he won Dana White’s Contender Series in Brazil last August, light heavyweight contender …read more

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UFC 239 Poster Released

The poster for the upcoming UFC 239 pay-per-view (PPV) has been revealed. In the main event of the card, Jon Jones will defend his light heavyweight championship against Thiago Santos. …read more

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Daily Debate results: In what weight class should a Jon Jones vs. Daniel Cormier trilogy happen if the fight gets made?

No matter what happens moving forward, Jon Jones (24-1 MMA, 18-1 UFC) and Daniel Cormier (22-1 MMA, 11-1 UFC) will forever be linked together. But will they fight again?
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Thiago Santos admits ‘we haven’t really been able to see a weakness’ in Jon Jones

On July 6, in the main event of UFC 239, Brazilian knockout artist Thiago Santos will look to succeed where so many before him have failed and defeat legendary UFC …read more

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Johnny Walker confident he can beat Jon Jones ‘now’

Johnny Walker, one of the top young light heavyweights in the game, is eager to get a shot at the belt.
Speaking to reporters at UFC 237 in Rio de Janeiro, …read more

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Johnny Walker believes he’s one or two wins away from a title shot, but can beat Jon Jones now

RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil — Johnny Walker only needed four months to turn himself into a must-watch attraction in the UFC. And now, he’s aiming at the sport’s best.
The light …read more

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Thiago Santos' plan for beating Jon Jones at UFC 239: 'Make him suffer everywhere'

Thiago “Marreta” Santos knows he’s got a tall order in front of him in his next fight.
It’s no ordinary opponent Santos will face on July 6 in Las Vegas. The …read more

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Jones picks DC over Miocic in rematch

Jon Jones believes his rival Daniel Cormier will remain UFC heavyweight champion this summer. Jon Jones may not be a fan of Daniel Cormier, but he certainly recognizes the greatness …read more

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Posted on May 15, 2019, 12:16 pm By
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Jones: Cormier heavyweight fight would be ‘my greatest chance of losing’

Jon Jones shut down the idea of him moving up to fight his rival Daniel Cormier for the UFC heavyweight championship. Don’t count on Jon Jones moving to heavyweight or …read more

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Johnny Walker gives update on celebration injury and his hope to fight Jon Jones

RIO DE JANEIRO – Johnny Walker’s surgeon had a lot of work to do.
The worm dance that dislocated Walker’s shoulder left him with an implanted screw and other improvements to …read more

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Posted on May 14, 2019, 10:16 pm By
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Jon Jones makes his prediction for Daniel Cormier vs. Stipe Miocic 2 at UFC 241

UFC heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier will attempt to make the second defense of his title in August when he meets Stipe Miocic in a rematch at UFC 241 from Anaheim.
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Jon Jones: ‘My Greatest Chance of Losing’ Would Be to Fight Daniel Cormier at Heavyweight

Daniel Cormier recently said that a trilogy fight with Jon Jones at 205 pounds is ”all I want.” If Cormier truly does want to face his rival one more time …read more

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Jones: Fighting ‘DC’ At Heavyweight Doesn’t Make Sense

Reigning Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight champion, Jon Jones, can easily make the 205-pound limit and has no real desire to move up in weight unless it’s a money …read more

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Jon Jones says he won't fight Daniel Cormier at heavyweight, doesn't think 'DC' will return to 205

UFC heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier has been clear about two things: He’d like a third go at fellow champ and longtime foe Jon Jones, and he’d like it to be …read more

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Jon Jones makes prediction for Daniel Cormier vs. Stipe Miocic rematch

Daniel Cormier will attempt his second defense of the UFC heavyweight title at UFC 241, as he takes on the man he beat to win that title, former champ Stipe …read more

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Daniel Cormier talks Stipe Miocic rematch, losing Brock Lesnar, and Jon Jones (video)

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UFC heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier’s career has blown up over the past couple of years. Though he’s remained at the top of any division he has fought in, …read more

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Holloway responds to McGregor’s interim champ diss: Stop deleting your tweets

Max Holloway tells Conor McGregor to stop deleting his tweets. Conor McGregor seems to be taking a page out of Jon Jones’ book, as the Irishman is developing somewhat of …read more

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Posted on May 12, 2019, 1:46 pm By
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Daniel Cormier On Why He’d Only Fight Jon Jones At Light Heavyweight Again

If Daniel Cormier fights Jon Jones a third time, then it has to be at light heavyweight once again for “DC.” Cormier is scheduled to defend his Ultimate Fighting Championship …read more

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Video: Chi-Lewis Parry confronts ‘d—khead’ Jon Jones at fitness expo

Chi-Lewis Parry has confronted Jon Jones at a fitness expo in England. Chi-Lewis Parry, a top kickboxer and teammate of Daniel Cormier, launched a verbal attack towards UFC light heavyweight …read more

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Daniel Cormier: Jon Jones trilogy fight is 'my decision this time'

RIO DE JANEIRO – Daniel Cormier is not backing off the notion that a third fight with fellow UFC champion Jon Jones would have to take place at light heavyweigt.
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Posted on May 11, 2019, 2:16 am By
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VIDEO | Former Cormier training partner crashes Jon Jones appearance, security intervenes

Ahead of his planned UFC 200 rematch with Jon Jones, which was infamously cancelled at the last minute, Daniel Cormier enlisted the help of 6’9″ kickboxer Chi Lewis-Parry. The hope …read more

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Posted on May 10, 2019, 9:16 pm By
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Kickboxer Crashes Jones Signing, Security Intervenes

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight champion, Jon Jones, probably forgot about his beef with top-ranked kickboxer, Chi-Lewis Parry, after the UFC 200 pay-per-view (PPV) main event went down in …read more

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Video: Chi-Lewis Parry confronts Jon Jones at expo: ‘You know you’re a d*ckhead’ 

Chi-Lewis Parry has rekindled his beef with Jon Jones by launching insults in the UFC light heavyweight champion’s direction at a health and fitness event in England.
The verbal altercation …read more

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Sources: Prospect Pico to JacksonWink MMA

Bellator’s Aaron Pico will be changing gyms to JacksonWink MMA in Albuquerque, New Mexico, the home of stars like Jon Jones and Holly Holm, sources told ESPN. …read more

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Sources: Prospect Pico goes to JacksonWink MMA

Bellator’s Aaron Pico will be changing gyms to JacksonWink MMA in Albuquerque, New Mexico, the home of stars like Jon Jones and Holly Holm, sources told ESPN. …read more

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Morning Report: Daniel Cormier still gunning for trilogy fight with Jon Jones at 205: ‘It’s all I want’

With his career winding down, UFC heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier is looking at only two more fights before hanging up the gloves, and both are against familiar foes.
Over the …read more

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Jon Jones responds to Daniel Cormier’s request for a third fight

Current UFC Heavyweight Champion Daniel Cormier wants one more crack at Jon Jones before he decides to call it a career and hang up the gloves.

Cormier was a guest on …read more

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Low Down Podcast: With Brock Lesnar Out, Daniel Cormier Focused on Stipe Miocic and Jon Jones

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UFC heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier is going to miss out on the massive fight with Brock Lesnar that he had zeroed in on after winning the …read more

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Daniel Cormier eyeing Stipe Miocic and Jon Jones as final two UFC fights

UFC heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier is going to miss out on the massive fight with Brock Lesnar that he had zeroed in on after winning the belt. But instead of …read more

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After Brock Lesnar retirement, UFC champ Daniel Cormier wants Stipe Miocic and Jon Jones as final two fights

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Unless Brock Lesnar gets back in the picture, UFC heavyweight champ Daniel Cormier sees two final opponents before retirement: …read more

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Security Guards Block Fighters From Training Near Jones

Maybe that’s where they snort all that Chinese cocaine. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight champion, Jon Jones, gets special treatment. I think most mixed martial arts (MMA) fans knew …read more

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Posted on April 29, 2019, 7:16 pm By
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Anderson details UFC favoritism: They’re letting Jon Jones dictate it all

Corey Anderson was not happy about his experiences at UFC 232, and how the special treatment the company showed Jon Jones. Because of Jon Jones’ drug test mishaps in …read more

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Colby Covington Says With Steroids He Can Beat Up ‘Jonny Picograms’

Colby Covington believes he can take out Jon Jones if he was allowed to use performance enhancing drugs. Covington is in line for a shot at Kamaru Usman’s Ultimate Fighting …read more

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USADA Just Admitted It Screwed Tom Lawlor

So now that UFC and USADA had to change the drug testing rules to keep Jon Jones in the title picture, it seems every fighter testing positive after his picogram …read more

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UFC Light Heavyweight Johnny Walker: I Would Beat Jon Jones

Johnny Walker isn’t short on confidence and believes he can take out Jon Jones. Jones is scheduled to defend his Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight gold against Thiago Santos …read more

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UFC’s Johnny Walker wants to fight Jones like he did on UFC video game

Johnny Walker says it would be a dream come true to fight Jon Jones for the UFC light heavyweight title. Streaking UFC light heavyweight Johnny Walker is hoping Jon Jones …read more

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Posted on April 24, 2019, 9:16 pm By
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Rockhold on move to LHW: I’d accept fight against Jon Jones ‘in a heartbeat’

“I’m gonna go focus on what I’m doing here this summer and if everything works out, me and Jon will be dancing later this year or 2020.” Luke Rockhold has …read more

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Winn says teammate Cormier shouldn’t worry about ‘a guy like Jon Jones’

AKA’s Deron Winn says his teammate and close friend is already an established great, even without a third fight against Jon Jones. UFC heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier is already …read more

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Quote: Daniel Cormier Shouldn’t Worry About ‘Coward’ Jon Jones

A teammate of Daniel Cormier and Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) newcomer says “DC” shouldn’t concern himself with Jon Jones again. The rivalry between Cormier and Jones is well-documented. The two …read more

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Deron Winn doesn’t think close friend Daniel Cormier ‘should ever worry about a guy like Jon Jones ever again’

Deron Winn doesn’t have to look far for a blueprint for his budding MMA career.
As a close friend of UFC heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier, Winn has had the opportunity to …read more

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Luke Rockhold outlines path to Jon Jones title fight

When Thiago Santos knocked out Jan Blachowicz at UFC Prague, he earned a light heavyweight title fight with seemingly unbeatable champion Jon Jones. Former UFC middleweight champion Luke Rockhold, who …read more

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Luke Rockhold expects Jon Jones showdown later this year

Luke Rockhold believes that UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones is simply racking up wins in a division where he’s mostly run out of suitable challengers. Rockhold intends to change …read more

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Anderson Silva doesn’t see asterisks in his and Jon Jones’ legacies after doping cases

RIO DE JANEIRO — Anderson Silva and Jon Jones have many things in common. “The Spider” was one of the most dominant fighters in his era, and “Bones” still reigns …read more

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Anderson Silva defends Jon Jones legacy

Former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva believes that reigning light heavyweight kingpin Jon Jones has done more good than bad for the sport of MMA.

Like Jones, Silva has had …read more

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Tyron Woodley calls out Brendan Schaub for suggesting racial overtones in Jon Jones vs. Israel Adesanya feud

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TMZ Sports often gets credit for being an instigator with many of its interviews. When the outlet recently …read more

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Anderson Silva Details Personal Friendship With Jon Jones

Anderson Silva and Jon Jones are two of the most dynamic fighters the UFC has ever seen. Silva came first, ruling the middleweight division for years – and at one …read more

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Brandon Vera wants Jon Jones rematch, but ‘he’s not martial artist material’

According to Brandon Vera, a fight with Jon Jones is the one match he would want to run back. In March 2010, Brandon Vera and Jon Jones first …read more

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Anderson Silva defends Jon Jones' legacy: 'More good things than there were bad'

RIO DE JANEIRO – There is no debating that Jon Jones is one of the most talented fighters in MMA history. Issues with drug testing, though, have often brought up …read more

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Robert Whittaker Would Be Interested in Jon Jones Super Fight in the Future

UFC middleweight champion Robert Whittaker is ready to pump the brakes on all this talk about Israel Adesanya moving up to 205 pounds to challenge Jon Jones. Adesanya became the …read more

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Whittaker Wants Jones After Taking Interim Title Off Adesanya

The list of middleweights lining up to face Jon Jones just got a little longer after 185 pound champ Robert Whittaker declared he’d move up for a fight. Since winning …read more

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Whittaker interested in moving up a third division to face Jon Jones

Robert Whittaker is interested in moving to his third division in the UFC. Israel Adesanya and Jon Jones have had quite a bit of back and forth in the media …read more

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Morning Report: Robert Whittaker thinks he could give Jon Jones ‘a run for his money’

Jon Jones has spent his career dominating the light heavyweight division, but lately it seems like it’s all middleweights who want a piece of “Bones”.
Recently, former middleweight champion Luke Rockhold …read more

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Robert Whittaker believes he could give Jon Jones ‘a run for his money’

A new interim UFC middleweight champion was crowned this past Saturday night when Israel Adesanya would defeat Kelvin Gastelum via a thrilling unanimous decision.

Prior to the bout, there were brief …read more

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Anderson Silva sides with Jon Jones says Israel Adesanya ‘crossed the line’

Anderson Silva has picked a side in the ongoing feud between Jon Jones and Israel Adesanya. The feud first started when Adesanya called out Jones. Since then the two have …read more

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Jon Jones vs. Israel Adesanya Is The UFC’s Money Fight Of The Future

It hasn’t even been a week since Israel Adesanya defeated Kelvin Gastelum at UFC 236 to win the UFC interim middleweight title in one of the greatest championship fights in …read more

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Anderson Silva: Israel Adesanya crossed a line disrespecting Jon Jones, the best fighter in the world

Newly minted interim UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya and light heavyweight champ Jon Jones have been firing shots at each other via social media and in interviews for the past …read more

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Anderson Silva Says Israel Adesanya Crossed The Line With Jon Jones

Anderson Silva feels Israel Adesanya took things too far by disrespecting Jon Jones. Silva and Adesanya competed back in February. Adesanya won the fight via unanimous decision. Both men showed …read more

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Daily Debate: How long before Israel Adesanya is ready for Jon Jones?

Before UFC 234 in February, everything seemed cool between UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones and Israel Adesanya, who at the time was preparing to fight Anderson Silva. But the …read more

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VIDEO: Anderson Silva: Israel Adesanya ‘needs to respect’ Jon Jones

FinalizeRIO DE JANEIRO — Anderson Silva discusses his upcoming fight with Jared Cannonier at UFC 237 and welcoming tough challenges at age 44, Israel Adesanya’s interim title win over Kelvin …read more

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Anderson Silva: Israel Adesanya 'crossed the line' with disrespect of Jon Jones

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RIO DE JANEIRO – Anderson Silva is siding with Jon Jones in Jones’ feud against Israel Adesanya.
In the lead-up and aftermath of his interim …read more

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The A-Side Live Chat: Adesanya vs. Jones, Poirier vs. Holloway, UFC 236, Khabib Nurmagomedov, Luke Rockhold

This is The A-Side Live Chat on MMA Fighting.
Today on the show, we’ll be talking about the beef between Israel Adesanya and Jon Jones. How did this come about? Does …read more

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Rockhold: ‘I think I have the skills’ to beat Jon Jones

The ex-UFC middleweight king is seeking to conquer Jon Jones up at light heavyweight. Former UFC middleweight champion Luke Rockhold is finally set to make his light heavyweight debut later …read more

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Luke Rockhold explains why he is the man to defeat Jon Jones

After a long career in the middleweight division — including title wins in the UFC and Strikeforce — Luke Rockhold is headed up to the light heavyweight division.

In this …read more

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No longer ‘brittle’ at 185 pounds, Luke Rockhold confident he is the man to dethrone Jon Jones

Luke Rockhold is only in the beginning stages of his move to 205 pounds, but he already knows he made the right decision.
After an 11-year run at middleweight that saw …read more

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Jon Jones puts a cap on feud with Israel Adesanya in latest bout of banter

Almost out of nowhere, an unlikely feud between UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones and newly minted interim middleweight titleholder Israel Adesanya has exploded.
While the chatter initially started as the …read more

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Adesanya responds to Jones: ‘I am everything he wished he was’

UFC interim middleweight champion Israel Adesanya issues a fiery response to Jon Jones. Prior to this weekend’s UFC 236 fight card, undefeated middleweight Israel Adesanya started things up with …read more

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Jon Jones says he's done with Israel Adesanya after showing his 'stripes'

Jon Jones appears to be moving on from his spat with Israel Adesanya.
A rivalry between UFC light heavyweight champion Jones (24-1 MMA, 18-1 UFC) and interim middleweight titleholder Adesanya (17-0 …read more

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Israel Adesanya and Jon Jones continue to banter back and forth

The undefeated Nigerian kickboxing sensation, Israel Adesanya had a star like quality to him that was evident as soon as he made his Octagon debut in February 2018. Five fights …read more

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Adesanya calls Jones bully, envisions showdown

UFC interim middleweight titlist Israel Adesanya wants to clean out the 185-pound division and then take on light heavyweight champion Jon Jones in a superfight. …read more

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Adesanya envisions eventual clash with Jones

UFC interim middleweight titlist Israel Adesanya wants to clean out the 185-pound division and then take on light heavyweight champion Jon Jones in a superfight. …read more

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Israel Adesanya responds to Jon Jones: ‘I’m everything he wished he would have been’

If UFC interim middleweight champion Israel Adesanya and light heavyweight Jon Jones were on a collision course, the two towering pugilists put the pedal to the metal this past weekend.
Previously, …read more

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Israel Adesanya fires back at Jon Jones: 'I’m everything he wished he could've been'

Israel Adesanya wouldn’t speak about Jon Jones in the immediate aftermath of his victory at UFC 236. A couple day later, though, he’s let it all out.
A bit of a …read more

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Israel Adesanya Blasts Jon Jones, Responds To Paulo Costa

Israel Adesanya is well aware of comments from Jon Jones and Paulo Costa following UFC 236. Adesanya became the interim UFC middleweight champion this past Saturday night (April 13). “The …read more

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Nikita Krylov hoping to be ranked after UFC 236 finish – and fight Jon Jones eventually

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ATLANTA – Nikita Krylov wasn’t even two years into his professional MMA career when he first met Ovince Saint Preux …read more

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Dana White Comments On Possibility Of Jon Jones vs. Israel Adesanya

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) president Dana White doesn’t want to get too ahead of things with Jon Jones and Israel Adesanya. Adesanya captured the interim UFC middleweight title in a …read more

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Luke Rockhold Fires Back At Anthony Smith

Luke Rockhold has responded to Anthony Smith’s scathing comments. Rockhold and Smith have engaged in a war of words since “Lionheart” was preparing for a title bout with Jon Jones. …read more

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Dana White ‘Would Love to See’ Adesanya Fight Jon Jones

Adesanya wasn’t taking questions about Jon Jones last night, but the UFC president was Israel Adesanya won the UFC interim middleweight belt last night at UFC 236 in a historic …read more

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Jon Jones not buying into Israel Adesanya hype after UFC 236: ‘There’s only one Jon Jones’

Jon Jones has heard the comparisons and he’s not impressed.
Even as Israel Adesanya took part in one of the year’s best fights on Saturday at UFC 236, and even as …read more

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Jon Jones responds to post-fight comments from Israel Adesanya

Shortly after he defeated Kelvin Gastelum to capture the interim middleweight title at UFC 236, Israel Adesanya was asked about a potential fight with UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones.

Though …read more

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Jones rips Adesanya’s UFC 236 win over Gastelum

UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones continues to build tension between him and interim middleweight titleholder Israel Adesanya. Prior to his UFC 236 fight with Kelvin Gastelum, Israel Adesanya …read more

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Dana White likes Israel Adesanya vs. Jon Jones matchup

Last night, in the co-main event of UFC 236, undefeated Nigerian-born Kiwi Israel Adesanya captured the interim middleweight title with a thrilling decision defeat of Kelvin Gastelum. With this victory, …read more

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Israel Adesanya shuts down Jon Jones question, but Dana White welcomes idea

ATLANTA – For new UFC interim middleweight champ Israel Adesanya, a hard-fought win over Kelvin Gastelum is the only thing worth talking about right now. The name Jon Jones can …read more

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Jon Jones takes a dig at Israel Adesanya following UFC 236 title win

Reigning UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones was not overly impressed by Israel Adesanya’s title-earning performance at UFC 236.

Shortly following the conclusion of tonight’s pay-per-view event “Bones” took to Twitter …read more

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Posted on April 14, 2019, 6:16 am By
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Jones to Adesanya: ‘I’ll make you call me daddy’

UFC champ Jon Jones fired back at Israel Adesanya on Twitter. Things are getting heated between Jon Jones and Israel Adesanya.
Adesanya said earlier this week he has “already killed one …read more

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Posted on April 13, 2019, 1:16 am By
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Jones Fires Back At Adesanya: ‘I’ll Make You Call Me Daddy’

UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones is drawing a line in the sand to show middleweight contender Israel Adesanya who the real king of the jungle truly is.
Adesanya, who fights …read more

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Adesanya on Jones: “I’ve already killed one GOAT, I’m hunting the next.”

Israel Adesanya teases of a championship bout with Jon Jones. It’s been just over twelve months since Israel Adesanya made his UFC debut and the former kickboxing champion is already …read more

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Jon Jones smacks back at Israel Adesanya

Jon Jones wasn’t feeling up to attending Friday’s UFC seasonal press conference in Atlanta, but he found the strength to issue a strong retort to Israel Adesanya’s recent shot across …read more

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Posted on April 12, 2019, 8:16 pm By
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Jon Jones responds to Israel Adesanya: 'I'll make you call me daddy'

Jon Jones might be out for the count with food poisoning, but he’s still willing to make Israel Adesanya eat his words.
After sitting out a UFC press conference today with …read more

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Posted on April 12, 2019, 7:46 pm By
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Jon Jones responds to Israel Adesanya: ‘I’ll make you call me daddy by the third’

Jon Jones and Israel Adesanya are on a collision course.
Last month, Jones revealed he “had a feeling” a future fight against the young middleweight was inevitable. A little more …read more

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Posted on April 12, 2019, 7:16 pm By
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