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VIDEO | UFC releases thrilling promo for Jon Jones vs. Alexander Gustafsson UFC 232 rematch

After years of waiting, former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones and long-time contender Alexander Gustafsson will finally rematch at UFC 232 on December 29. The pair’s long-awaited rematch has …read more

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Anthony Smith Ready to Sit Out and Wait for Winner of Jon Jones vs Alexander Gustafsson

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While Jon Jones has been stumbling all over himself for the past few years, Anthony Smith has been steadily working his way to the top of …read more

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UFC 232 Promo Video ‘Welcomes You To The Fire’

At UFC 232 on December 29, 2018, Jon Jones and Alexander Gustafsson will take part in a rematch five years in the making as the two men are set to …read more

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VIDEO | Chael Sonnen compares his experiences against three of MMA’s all-time greats

Fedor was the strongest, Jon Jones was the most dynamic, and Anderson Silva was the… pic.twitter.com/CpDcVVI2NG
— Chael Sonnen (@ChaelSonnen) November 13, 2018

“I have been in there with Anderson [Silva]. I …read more

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Gustafsson: ‘I will be the king of the world’ once I beat Jon Jones

“I will be the king of the world. Nothing more, nothing less, and we’ll take it from there.” UFC 232 has been a long time coming for Alexander Gustafsson.
The Swede …read more

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Alexander Gustfasson Sings the Praises of Jon Jones

In the main event of UFC 232, Jon “Bones” Jones will make his Octagon return in the long-anticipated rematch against Alexander Gustafsson. The two have traded barbs for years now, …read more

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Anthony Smith responds to ‘smartass’ Jon Jones’ comments: ‘I don’t give a sh*t’

DENVER — Anthony Smith speaks to the media at UFC Denver about his win over Volkan Oezdemir, wanting the winner of Jon Jones vs. Alexander Gustafsson, and much more. …read more

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Despite heated rivalry, Alexander Gustafsson considers Jon Jones ‘the best fighter in the world’

Swedish light heavyweight contender Alexander Gustafsson is currently gearing up for a December 29, UFC 232-headlining rematch with Jon Jones.
The pair first met in the main event of UFC 165, …read more

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Anthony Smith on ‘cheat’ Jon Jones: You don’t even fight

Anthony Smith says Jon Jones gets bothered when he speaks the “truth” about his PED failures. Anthony Smith attended UFC’s event in Denver this past weekend, and he was asked …read more

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Anthony Smith sums up thoughts on Jon Jones: ‘I just want to fight him and I think he cheats’

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones hasn’t been too impressed by surging contender Anthony Smith. Smith, however, has not been afraid to clap back at the former champion at …read more

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Alexander Gustafsson: Jon Jones is the Top Pound-For-Pound Fighter In The World

Back at UFC 165, fans witnessed arguably the best-ever Ultimate Fighting Championship light heavyweight title fight when Jon Jones and Alexander Gustafsson put on an epic back-and-fourth five round war …read more

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Alexander Gustafsson says beating Jon Jones at UFC 232 will ‘change my life’: ‘I will be the king of the world’

Alexander Gustafsson has publicly called for a rematch with Jon Jones ever since the dust first settled on their classic battle at UFC 165.
Now, more than five years, the opportunity …read more

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UFC rankings: Jon Jones returns as number-one contender at 205

Jon Jones is back in the UFC rankings in a big way. Jon Jones is back. Well, he hasn’t actually stepped into the Octagon yet – he does that against …read more

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Daniel Cormier Shows Off Impressive Belt Collection (Photo)

Daniel Cormier is undoubtedly one of the greatest mixed martial artists of all time. With the exception of the times he shares the Octagon with Jon Jones, Cormier has bested …read more

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Jon ‘Bones’ Jones returns to the UFC light heavyweight rankings in the #1 spot

Now that former UFC champion Jon Jones is scheduled to return to the Octagon on December 29, “Bones” has also found himself in the top spot of the 205-pound rankings.
The …read more

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‘Rumble’ wants MMA return at heavyweight vs. Jon Jones

Anthony “Rumble” Johnson is planning to come out of retirement, but it comes with a caveat. With a loss to Daniel Cormier at UFC 210 in April of the …read more

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New Rankings! ‘Bones’ Is Back, ‘Stylebender’ Hits No. 6

Daniel Cormier owns three ranking categories: light heavyweight, heavyweight, and pound-for-pound. Former UFC 205-pound champion, Jon Jones, has returned from his drug-test suspension and is now eligible to be ranked …read more

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Gustafsson ‘wasn’t impressed’ by Jones power during presser shove

Alexander Gustafsson reacts to Jon Jones shoving him after their staredown during the UFC 232 presser late last week. It’s been five years since Jon Jones and Alexander Gustafsson …read more

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The A-Side Live Chat: UFC 230 fallout, Mayweather vs. Tenshin, Ben Askren, ONE, UFC Denver, Jon Jones, more

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Today on the show, we’ll talk fallout from UFC 230 last weekend. Is Brock Lesnar really the right choice for Daniel Cormier’s …read more

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Jones: ‘I was extremely sad’ without my fighting career

With the third chance that was given to him in terms of his career, former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones promises to turn over a new leaf. With two …read more

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Anthony Johnson says he’ll return only for heavyweight fight with Jon Jones or Daniel Cormier

As content as Anthony Johnson appears to be with his retirement, there are apparently certain conditions that would make him amenable to a comeback.
Johnson retired in April of last year …read more

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Daniel Cormier and Jon Jones both sound like they're done with this rivalry. But are we?

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Daniel Cormier is over it. The rivalry with Jon Jones, the double header that’s threatening to become a trilogy, …read more

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Jon Jones Still Intrigued By Potential Brock Lesnar Bout

It has been over a year since Jon Jones called out Brock Lesnar, but “Bones” would still like to fight the former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight title holder. Jones …read more

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Cormier: I don’t need the Jon Jones trilogy fight anymore

Daniel Cormier doesn’t see the need for a third fight against UFC rival Jon Jones, the only man who’s defeated him in MMA competition. Two-division UFC champion Daniel Cormier has …read more

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Shoved Gustafsson Unimpressed With Jones Power

It’s been said that former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight champion, Jon Jones, can’t bust a grape. Judging by his press conference shove last week in New York City …read more

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Jon Jones 'absolutely' still wants Brock Lesnar fight after UFC 232

Jon Jones is still looking forward toward sharing the octagon with Brock Lesnar sometime in the future.
Jones (22-1 MMA, 16-1 UFC) will return from his U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) suspension …read more

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Alexander Gustafsson ‘unimpressed’ by Jon Jones’ strength, ‘I’ve never been this motivated before’

If you haven’t heard, Jon ‘Bones’ Jones is back, and welcoming him back will be his old Swedish rival, ‘The Mauler’ Alexander Gustafsson.
The two iconic light heavyweight staples will meet …read more

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Manager: Anthony Johnson ‘will fight again for sure’, wants to return at heavyweight against Jon Jones

Anthony ‘Rumble’ Johnson’s retirement in April 2017 came as quite the surprise to the MMA community. But like most things, it may not last forever.
Since his retirement, Rumble has gotten …read more

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Alexander Gustafsson Reacts To Jon Jones’ Shove At UFC 232 Presser

Alexander Gustafsson has spoken up after being shoved by Jon Jones. Gustafsson is set to take on Jones in a rematch at UFC 232. The action will take place on …read more

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Alexander Gustafsson on Jon Jones’ post-presser shove: ‘I wasn’t impressed by his power at all’

Sometimes photos can be deceiving, but there’s no doubting the thoughts that were running through Alexander Gustafsson’s head in the snapshot of the post-staredown shove between the Swede and his …read more

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Cormier not interested in a third Jon Jones fight

UFC heavyweight and light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier told ESPN on Monday he does not need to face Jon Jones for a third time before retirement. …read more

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Daniel Cormier responds to Jon Jones claim that he will not “grant” him a third fight

Daniel Cormier defended his UFC heavyweight championship for the first time at last night’s UFC 230 event, scoring a second-round submission victory over Derrick Lewis.
The victory, which occurred at New …read more

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Daniel Cormier says he’d like to fight Jon Jones in final fight if Brock Lesnar is unavailable

NEW YORK — Jon Jones said at a press conference Friday that he wasn’t really interested in a third fight with Daniel Cormier because he feels like he has “nothing …read more

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UFC 230’s Derek Brunson Says Israel Adesanya Is No Jon Jones

Derek Brunson isn’t in awe of Israel Adesanya and he certainly isn’t comparing “The Last Stylebender” to Jon Jones. Tonight (Nov. 3), Brunson will go one-on-one with Adesanya in the …read more

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Video: Watch the first trailer for UFC 232: Jones vs. Gustafsson 2

UFC 232: Jones vs. Gustafsson 2 is less than two months away, here’s the first promo video for it. Friday saw Jon Jones shove Alexander Gustafsson at the UFC 232 …read more

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Jon Jones predicts Daniel Cormier to win at UFC 230

Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier have one of the greatest rivalries in all of mixed martial arts. The bitter rivals have gone toe-to-toe on two separate occasions during their respective …read more

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Derek Brunson on Israel Adesanya “He ain’t Jon Jones, not even close”

Israel Adesnaya looks build off his impressive win over Brad Tavares in July as he’s set to face Derek Brunson at UFC 230 tonight.
Being a young, outspoken, undefeated middleweight, “The …read more

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Jon Jones and Alexander Gustafsson talk trash, reignite rivalry at UFC 232 press conference

NEW YORK – Jon Jones and Alexander Gustafsson rekindled their rivalry during today’s UFC 232 press conference, and “Bones” pulled no punches with “The Mauler” ahead of the December rematch.
After …read more

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Jon Jones says he has no interest in third fight with Daniel Cormier: 'I have nothing to prove'

If you’re hoping for a trilogy fight between current two-division UFC champion Daniel Cormier (21-1 MMA, 10-1 UFC) and former title holder Jon Jones (22-1 MMA, 16-1 UFC), don’t hold …read more

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Video: Jones pushes Gustafsson at UFC 232 presser

Things got physical between Jon Jones and Alexander Gustafsson at the UFC 232 press conference on Friday in New York City. The bad blood is once again brewing between Jon …read more

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Jones Won’t Grant Cormier 205-Pound Trilogy Fight

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones was back on the big stage earlier tonight (Fri., Nov. 2, 2018) for UFC 232’s first official press conference (video replay here) in …read more

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Video: Jon Jones Shoves Alexander Gustafsson At UFC 232 Presser

It didn’t take long for things to get heated between Jon Jones and Alexander Gustafsson. Earlier today (Nov. 2), the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) held a pre-fight press conference for …read more

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VIDEO | UFC 232 headliners square off: Jon Jones vs Alexander Gustafsson 2 and Cris Cyborg vs Amanda Nunes

The LHW strap is on the line!
We run it back as @JonnyBones faces @AlexTheMauler at #UFC232! pic.twitter.com/m4j4LMLW0W
— UFC (@ufc) November 2, 2018

CHAMPION VS CHAMPION!
@CrisCyborg vs @Amanda_Leoa at #UFC232! pic.twitter.com/JUgoWTP9Nv
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Jon Jones rules out third Daniel Cormier fight: ‘I’ll let him breath easy’

At UFC 230 this Saturday, Daniel Cormier will look to defend his heavyweight belt against Derrick Lewis. In December, at UFC 232, Cormier’s arch rival Jon Jones will make his …read more

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Jon Jones Shoves Alexander Gustafsson After Tense Face Off at UFC 232 Presser


Jon Jones is obviously fired up and ready to reclaim his light heavyweight title because it appeared he was prepared to fight on Friday after facing off with Alexander Gustafsson.
Following …read more

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UFC 232 press conference face-offs: Jones and Gustafsson battle for position

NEW YORK – The fighters from UFC 232’s scheduled championship fights came face to face today following a press conference to promote the December event.
Jon Jones (22-1 MMA, 16-1 UFC) …read more

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UFC 232 Pre-Fight Press Conference Live Stream Today (Nov. 2)

The UFC 232 pre-fight press conference is set to begin. UFC 232 is set to go down on Dec. 29. In the main event, Jon Jones will make his return. …read more

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Daniel Cormier: win over Jon Jones more important for legacy than win over Brock Lesnar

Provided UFC heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier gets by Derrick Lewis in the main event of UFC 230 this Saturday night in New York, there would seem to be two primary …read more

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Morning Report: Daniel Cormier says it would mean more for his legacy to beat Jon Jones than Brock Lesnar

This weekend, Daniel Cormier defends his heavyweight title against Derrick Lewis at UFC 230 in Madison Square Garden. Cormier is a heavy favorite to retain his belt and though he …read more

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Daniel Cormier Reiterates Jones/Gustafsson II Prediction

The headlining bout of UFC 232 will feature two men Daniel Cormier is very familiar with, Jon “Bones” Jones and Alexander “The Mauler” Gustafsson. Cormier lost to Jon Jones in …read more

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Dana White: We Wanted Jon Jones On The UFC 230 Card

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) president Dana White admits he wanted Jon Jones to compete this Saturday night (Nov. 3). Instead, Jones will take on Alexander Gustafsson in a rematch next …read more

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Dana White on Jon Jones: ‘we wanted him to be on this New York card’

Jon Jones will be back fighting in the UFC in 2018. However, he is not returning to action on the card Dana White was hoping for.
When Jones was cleared to …read more

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Daniel Cormier Will Weigh His Options In Regards To Jon Jones & Brock Lesnar

Daniel Cormier still hasn’t decided if a third bout with Jon Jones or a “money fight” with Brock Lesnar means more to him. Cormier will defend his Ultimate Fighting Championship …read more

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Daniel Cormier calls ‘bullsh*t’ on Derrick Lewis’ ‘scared’ comments - ‘I was never offered Jon Jones trilogy’

Derrick Lewis is adamant the only reason he’s facing Daniel Cormier for his Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Heavyweight title this Saturday night (Nov. 3, 2018) at UFC 230 in New …read more

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Daniel Cormier: Derrick Lewis 'bull(expletive)' when calling me scared of Jon Jones

NEW YORK – Daniel Cormier said he sees right through Derrick Lewis’ “facade” and knows his UFC 230 opponent is not serious when saying “DC” is scared of Jon Jones.
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Derrick Lewis: Daniel Cormier is ‘scared’ to fight Jon Jones right now

NEW YORK — Derrick Lewis thinks he has an idea why his main event title shot came together.
“The Black Beast” said Wednesday at UFC 230 open workouts at Madison Square …read more

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Derrick Lewis: I Think Daniel Cormier Is Scared To Fight Jon Jones

Derrick Lewis feels Daniel Cormier took a fight with him to avoid a third clash with Jon Jones. Lewis will challenge Cormier for the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight title …read more

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Derrick Lewis: Daniel Cormier thinks I'm easy, but he's scared to fight Jon Jones

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NEW YORKDerrick Lewis has the biggest fight of his career on Saturday night with a chance to …read more

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Watch the UFC 232 Press Conference Live on Friday at 5 PM ET

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Ahead of the UFC 232, UFC will host a press conference featuring UFC president Dana White, former light heavyweight champion Jon Jones, Alexander Gustafsson, women’s featherweight champion Cris …read more

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Daniel Cormier Says His Legacy is Secure, He Doesn’t Need Brock Lesnar or Jon Jones to Prove it

Daniel Cormier has been driven by competition since the first time he stepped on the wrestling mats when he was still just a kid.
Three decades later, Cormier is the No. …read more

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Smith: ‘Hittable’ Jones Less Dangerous Than Oezdemir

If Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight contender, Anthony Smith, was able to dispose of fellow 205-pound bruiser, Volkan Oezdemir, then former division kingpin, Jon Jones, should be even easier …read more

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Anthony Smith believes ‘Jon Jones is less dangerous than Volkan is’

On December 29, in the main event of UFC 232, former UFC light heavyweight champ Jon Jones and top contender Alexander Gustafsson are expected to rematch for the vacant light …read more

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Anthony Smith explains why he would rather fight ‘hittable’ Jon Jones next

Anthony Smith scored the biggest win of his career over the weekend when he stormed back from early trouble and submitted Volkan Oezdemir with a third-round rear-naked choke in the …read more

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Sonnen backs Jones in potential boxing crossover

Chael Sonnen has backed Jon Jones’ plans of stepping into a boxing ring in the future. With Jon Jones recently stating he would need just two years of serious boxing …read more

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Chael Sonnen intrigued by idea of Jon Jones boxing: 'Sometimes you just have a winner'

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It’s hard to say how Bellator star Chael Sonnen truly feels about former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones …read more

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Chael Sonnen Intrigued By Jon Jones’ Comments On Boxing

Chael Sonnen believes Jon Jones may be able to find success in boxing. Jones raised a few eyebrows when he said he feels he can take on the best boxers …read more

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Anthony Smith: I want to be the man to take out Jon Jones

Now on a three-fight win streak, Anthony Smith is calling for a fight against former champion Jon Jones. After consecutive stoppage victories against two former UFC champions, Anthony Smith scored …read more

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Joe Rogan says a conversation with Jon Jones over weed could have led “Bones” to Jackson-Wink

UFC commentator Joe Rogan has interviewed former light heavyweight kingpin Jon Jones on several occasions during his storied mixed martial arts career.
Most of those conversations took place inside the octagon, …read more

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Joe Rogan says a conversation with Jon Jones over weed could have led “Bones” to Jackson-Wink

UFC commentator Joe Rogan has interviewed former light heavyweight kingpin Jon Jones on several occasions during his storied octagon career.
Most of those conversations took place inside the cage, this following …read more

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Daniel Cormier says he will defend his light heavyweight belt again in UFC promo

Daniel Cormier is the current UFC light heavyweight and heavyweight champion. However, he is expected to be stripped of his light heavyweight title so that Jon Jones vs. Alexander Gustafsson …read more

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Anthony Smith Responds To Jon Jones Saying His UFC Moncton Win Was ‘OK’

Anthony Smith has offered a response to Jon Jones’ brief assessment of his UFC Moncton performance. Smith did battle with Volkan Oezdemir last night (Oct. 27) in the main event …read more

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Anthony Smith responds to Jon Jones saying his UFC Moncton win was ‘OK’

On Saturday night, in the main event of UFC Moncton, streaking light heavyweight contender Anthony Smith picked up arguably the biggest win of his career so far, submitting former UFC …read more

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Anthony Smith Digs Deep for Victory, Takes Aim at Jon Jones

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Though he’s already defeated two former champions at light heavyweight, Anthony Smith scored the biggest victory of his career on Saturday night, when he defeated Volkan Oezdemir at …read more

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Jon Jones reacts to tonight’s UFC Moncton main event

Jon Jones will make his highly anticipated return to the octagon at December’s UFC 232 event in Las Vegas where he will rematch Alexander Gustafsson for the promotions light heavyweight …read more

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Jon Jones not impressed by Anthony Smith's UFC Fight Night 138 performance

Consider Jon Jones not impressed by Anthony Smith.
Prior to UFC Fight Night 138, Smith promised he would “demolish” Volkan Oezdemir, but that isn’t exactly how things panned out. Instead, Smith …read more

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Anthony Smith on Jon Jones: “I’m probably the only legitimate threat to him right now.”

Surging UFC light heavyweight contender Anthony Smith believes he is the only real legitimate threat to Jon Jones right now.
“Lionheart”, who faces former division title challenger Volkan Oezdemir tonight in …read more

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Anthony Smith: I 100 percent believe that I can beat Jon Jones

Although he faces a tough test in Volkan Oezdemir this weekend at UFC Moncton, Anthony Smith feels “100 percent” confident he can defeat former champion Jon Jones. Anthony Smith’s rise …read more

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Jon Jones manager has an interesting exchange with Ben Askren on Twitter

Ben Askren is currently in the process of being traded from ONE Championship to the UFC in exchange for former flyweight kingpin Demetrious Johnson.
The historic trade, which is expected to …read more

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Anthony Smith: Jon Jones' UFC 232 title fight seems 'unfair' but is actually good for division

MONCTON, CanadaAnthony Smith understands the reason for Jon Jones being placed in a title fight in his return to the UFC, even if he does think it’s “unfair.” …read more

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UFC 232 press conference set for MSG next week with Jones, Gustafsson

Jon Jones will make his first UFC media appearance in a long time back in his home state. The UFC is officially back in the Jon Jones business. The former …read more

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Quote: Jon Jones’ Reduced Suspension Is ‘Absolute Bullsh*t’

One Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight believes the circumstances surrounding Jon Jones’ reduced suspension are shady. Jones will compete for the UFC light heavyweight title on Dec. 29. He’ll …read more

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Anthony Smith explains why he’s ‘happy’ with Jon Jones’ reduced suspension, even if it’s ‘absolute bullsh*t’

The recent chaos in the UFC’s light heavyweight division could benefit a certain upstart contender depending on what happens Saturday at UFC Moncton.
Former middleweight Anthony Smith is slated to face …read more

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UFC 232 press conference featuring Jon Jones, Cris Cyborg, announced for Nov. 2 at MSG

Four of the world’s best fighters will be front and center at The World’s Most Famous Arena.
The UFC announced Thursday that UFC 232 headliners Jon Jones, Alexander Gustafsson, Cris Cyborg, …read more

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Jones: I’d compete with the best boxers with two years of training

Jon Jones is confident he could hang with the most elite names in boxing if he was given two years of training. Former light heavyweight champion Jon Jones immediately …read more

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Rogan: Talks with Jones over weed may have led him to Jackson-Wink

Joe Rogan recalls a conversation with Jon Jones over weed, which may have led to the former UFC champion’s move to the Jackson-Winkeljohn Academy. Former UFC light heavyweight champion …read more

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Posted on October 25, 2018, 12:16 am By
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UFC Prospect Picks Alexander Gustafsson To Beat Jon Jones In Rematch

An Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) prospect predicts a victory for Alexander Gustafsson over Jon Jones in a rematch. Gustafsson will do battle with Jones a second time on Dec. 29 …read more

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Jon Jones Believes He Could Hang With The Best After Two Years Of Boxing Training

There’s no doubt that Jon Jones is amongst the most gifted mixed martial artists to have ever stepped into a UFC Octagon. “Bones” only has one loss on his MMA …read more

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Jon Jones believes he can compete with the world’s best boxers with two years of training

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones, who will make his long-awaited return to action opposite Alexander Gustafsson at UFC 232, is one of the best fighters of all time.
Amazingly, …read more

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Anthony Smith Ready to Step in if Something Happens to Jon Jones or Alexander Gustafsson

Light heavyweight contender Anthony Smith has the biggest fight of his career on the horizon on Saturday when he faces No. 2 ranked Volkan Oezdemir in the UFC Fight Night …read more

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Oezdemir questions Jones’ USADA suspension reduction

UFC Moncton headliner Volkan Oezdemir spoke about Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier’s potential returns to the UFC light heavyweight division. This weekend, second-ranked UFC light heavyweight Volkan Oezdemir (15-2) takes …read more

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Oezdemir Waiting For His Chance To Break ‘Bones’

Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight champion, Jon Jones, has been cleared to return to mixed martial arts (MMA) after striking a deal with United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) …read more

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Volkan Oezdemir Understands Jon Jones’ Title Shot, But Doesn’t Agree With It

Volkan Oezdemir understands why Jon Jones is getting another shot at the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight title. Jones will take on Alexander Gustafsson in a rematch for the …read more

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EXCLUSIVE | Dominick Reyes predicts Alexander Gustafsson will defeat Jon Jones

Undefeated UFC light heavyweight contender Dominick Reyes recently divulged that he’s interested in competing at UFC 232 this December 29 so that he’s in a position to step up if …read more

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Volkan Oezdemir questions Jon Jones return, doubts Daniel Cormier will fight at 205 again

Volkan Oezdemir will make his long-awaited return to the Octagon following his championship loss to Daniel Cormier when he takes on Anthony Smith in the main event of UFC Moncton …read more

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Morning Report: Joe Rogan says weed-fueled conversation might have led Jon Jones to JacksonWink MMA

Jon Jones has had his struggles with drugs, but apparently, they may also be in some way responsible for him becoming one of the greatest fighters ever.
On a recent episode …read more

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Jon Jones says critics who call him a cheater just don't want to give him credit. Is he right?

Jon Jones hasn’t made things easy on himself. Not ever. Not in any way. Not even when he had all the tools necessary to make otherwise complicated questions seem uncommonly …read more

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EXCLUSIVE | Dominick Reyes interested in serving as alternate for Jon Jones vs. Alexander Gustafsson rematch

Earlier this month, on the main card of UFC 229, undefeated light heavyweight contender Dominick Reyes picked up the biggest victory of his career thus far, dominating former interim title …read more

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Jones: Steroid Accusations Downplay How Great I Am

Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight champion, Jon Jones, has the opportunity to reclaim his crown this December when he rematches Alexander Gustafsson in the UFC 232 pay-per-view (PPV) …read more

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Did Joe Rogan and marijuana lead Jon Jones to Jackson Wink MMA?

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones is widely regarded as one of the greatest talents in the history of MMA, but the story of how his skills developed may …read more

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Posted on October 22, 2018, 6:16 pm By
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Jon Jones fires back at critics who call him a cheat: “You just don’t want to admit that I’m f–king pretty good at this.”

Former UFC light heavyweight kingpin Jon Jones will make his highly anticipated return to the octagon on December 29 when he rematches Alexander Gustafsson at UFC 232.
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