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DC: Jones teasing LHW return suggests he was ‘afraid’ of Reyes

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The former heavyweight and light heavyweight champion doesn’t understand why Jon Jones is so willing to abandon his heavyweight plans for Jan Blachowicz, unless …read more

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Sportsbooks At Odds Over Jones-Adesanya Line

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One thing the sportsbooks can agree on is that former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight champion Jon Jones is favored to defeat reigning …read more

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Posted on September 29, 2020, 8:16 pm By
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Jon Jones vs. Israel Adesanya Odds Differ Widely Across Sportsbooks

How big of a favorite is Jon Jones over Israel Adesanya? Well, that depends on whom you ask. Talks of a potential Jon Jones vs. Israel Adesanya bout began to …read more

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Daniel Cormier Believes Jon Jones Vacated UFC Title to Avoid Dominick Reyes

Shortly after Jan Blachowicz defeated Dominick Reyes at UFC 253 to claim the vacant light heavyweight throne, Jon Jones dropped a hint that he might be interested in returning to …read more

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Jon Jones opens as big favorite over Israel Adesanya in future matchup

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Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones may or may not be headed to heavyweight – but he’s already a big favorite if he winds …read more

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Cormier Buries Wack, Out-Of-Touch Jones

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Polish cherries never tasted so good.
Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight champion Jon Jones has been nothing but complimentary …read more

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Jan Blachowicz challenges Daniel Cormier to comeback fight: ‘I’ll teach you some respect’

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If Jan Blachowicz can’t get his hands on Jon Jones, he has another former UFC champion in mind for a future title …read more

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Daniel Cormier Believes Jon Jones Teasing Return To 205 Means He Didn’t Want To Fight Dominick Reyes

Daniel Cormier has an interesting theory on Jon Jones hinting a return to light heavyweight following Jan Blachowicz becoming the new champion. Following Jones’ controversial decision win over Dominick Reyes …read more

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UFC odds: Jon Jones only a slight favorite over Israel Adesanya

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Check out the betting odds for a potential super-fight between the UFC’s middleweight champ Israel Adesanya and light heavyweight G.O.A.T. Jon Jones. The …read more

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Jones Jones Fires Back At Israel Adesanya, Says He’d Tear His Arm Off

Israel Adesanya said he still wants to face Jon Jones following his victory over Paulo Costa at UFC 253. Adesanya said he wants to defend his title at middleweight more …read more

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Morning Report: Daniel Cormier: Jon Jones teasing return to 205 is ‘pretty much admitting’ he didn’t want to fight Dominick Reyes

Earlier this year, Jon Jones shocked the MMA world by vacating his light heavyweight title to move up to the heavyweight ranks. As a result, the UFC set up a …read more

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Daniel Cormier accuses Jon Jones of giving up belt due to fear of Dominick Reyes rematch

Daniel Cormier believes that his rival Jon Jones vacated the UFC light heavyweight title because he didn’t want to rematch Dominick Reyes. After defending his title earlier this year at …read more

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Daniel Cormier: Jon Jones vacated title to avoid Dominick Reyes, probably returns to 205

With Dominick Reyes out of the immediate title picture, Daniel Cormier thinks fans can expect to see a light heavyweight return by Jon Jones.
Speaking to ESPN on Monday, Cormier, the …read more

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‘I would literally tear one of your arms off’ - Jones responds to Adesanya

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The middleweight champ talked about wanting to “f-ck up” Jon Jones after UFC 253, but the former light heavyweight king has …read more

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Jon Jones doubts Israel Adesanya wants fight: 'I would literally tear one of your arms off'

Israel Adesanya has said on several occasions he’s looking to Jon Jones, but Jones remains skeptical.
The former UFC light heavyweight champion, Jones (26-1 MMA, 20-1 UFC) took to Instagram on …read more

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Jon Jones to Israel Adesanya: ‘Right around now, I would literally tear one of your arms off’

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

The ongoing war of words between Jon Jones and Israel Adesanya has heated up once again after the UFC middleweight champion defended his title against …read more

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Jon Jones sends a stern warning to UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya

Jon Jones has sent a stern message to Israel Adesanya following his UFC 253 win over Paulo Costa. For months, Adesanya and Jones have taken shots at one another and …read more

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Fans, Media Swarm Returning Blachowicz

Break out the bubbly!
Newly-crowned Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight champion Jan Blachowicz, who captured the crown vacated by Jon Jones with a commanding performance against Dominick Reyes, …read more

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Chael Sonnen rips Jan Blachowicz for calling out Jon Jones after UFC 253 title win

Chael Sonnen has taken a shot at UFC’s new light heavyweight king Jan Blachowicz for calling out Jon Jones after his UFC 253 win. Blachowicz was able to finally climb …read more

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Dana White ‘Loved’ Jan Blachowicz’s Jon Jones Callout

A potential fight between new UFC light heavyweight champion Jan Blachowicz and Jon Jones is instantly picking up steam after UFC president Dana White praised Blachowicz’s post-fight callout of the …read more

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Jon Jones congratulates new UFC light heavyweight champion Jan Blachowicz

UFC legend Jon Jones congratulated new UFC light heavyweight champion Jan Blachowicz after he defeated Dominick Reyes at UFC 253. Jones, the longtime UFC light heavyweight champion, vacated his title …read more

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Dominick Reyes should eat his humble pie slow, suggests Jon Jones

UFC legend Jon Jones said this former 205lbs rival Dominick Reyes should eat his humble pie slow after losing to Jan Blachowicz at UFC 253. Reyes talked a big game …read more

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Jon Jones sends a foreboding message to fellow fighters following UFC 253

UFC pound-for-pound great Jon Jones took to social media to send a foreboding message to his fellow fighters in the wake of UFC 253. Jones was the UFC light heavyweight …read more

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New UFC champ Jan Blachowicz reminds us the good guys can still win in MMA | Opinion

Let’s get the obvious part out of the way from the jump: Yes, Jon Jones lorded over the UFC light heavyweight division for years and years, and the only reason …read more

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Jon Jones teases possible return to light heavyweight after Jan Blachowicz claims vacant title

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Jon Jones recently gave up his UFC light heavyweight title. But now that there’s a new champion in the division, he’s already contemplating a comeback.
After …read more

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Jan Blachowicz blasts Jon Jones for suggesting he may return to light heavyweight: “Go be boring somewhere else”

New UFC light heavyweight champion Jan Blachowicz blasted former champ Jon Jones, saying that “Bones” should “go be boring somewhere else.” Blachowicz became the new UFC 205lbs champ on Saturday …read more

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Now champion, Jan Blachowicz still eyes Jon Jones: 'He promised me this fight'

Jan Blachowicz still wants a shot at Jon Jones.
The Polish fighter won the vacant light heavyweight title Saturday when he stopped Dominick Reyes in the co-main event of UFC 253 …read more

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Jon Jones pondering return to light heavyweight following Jan Blachowicz’s KO win over Dominick Reyes

Former UFC light heavyweight kingpin Jon Jones is pondering a return to 205-pounds following Jan Blachowicz’s KO victory over Dominick Reyes. ‘Bones’ had announced that he would be vacating his …read more

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UFC 253 Post-Fight Press Conference: Jan Blachowicz calls out Jon Jones

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Jan Blachowicz captured the vacant UFC light heavyweight title on Saturday by stopping Dominick Reyes in the second round of the UFC 253 co-main event.

Former …read more

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Jon Jones reacts after Israel Adesanya TKO’s Paulo Costa at UFC 253

Jon Jones was clearly watching tonight’s UFC 253 main event between undefeated middleweights Israel Adesanya and Paulo Costa. The UFC’s reigning middleweight champion, Adesanya (19-0 MMA), was returning to action …read more

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Twitter reacts to Jan Blachowicz's TKO of Dominick Reyes at UFC 253 – and Jon Jones went hard

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Jan Blachowicz stops Dominick Reyes at UFC 253 then called out Jon Jones

Former light heavyweight champion Jon Jones vacated the 205-pound title on August 17 to pursue a title run in the heavyweight division. On Saturday, the UFC crowned a new …read more

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Jan Blachowicz calls out Jon Jones after claiming light heavyweight title with knockout over Dominick Reyes

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A new king has been crowned in the UFC light heavyweight division as Jan Blachowicz ascended to the throne with a second round knockout …read more

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Jon Jones reacts after Jan Blachowicz KO’s to Dominick Reyes at UFC 253

Jon Jones was clearly watching Dominick Reyes and Jan Blachowicz duke it out for the UFC light heavyweight title that he recently vacated. Reyes and Blachowicz squared off in the …read more

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Paulo Costa open to competing in two divisions, would move up for Jon Jones

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Paulo Costa has no issues making the middleweight limit, but if the right opportunity comes along, he’ll gladly jump up a division.
While it’s obvious Costa is one …read more

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Dominick Reyes knows Jan Blachowicz is ‘really good’ because he’s bet and won money on him twice already

Thomas Lakes, MMA Fighting

In many ways, Dominick Reyes already feels like the uncrowned light heavyweight champion in the UFC.
After battling former 205-pound king Jon Jones tooth and nail …read more

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Preview: A New Champion Will Be Crowned!

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Dominick Reyes will fight fellow top 205-pound contender Jan Blachowicz for the UFC light heavyweight title, recently vacated by Jon Jones, in the UFC …read more

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Dominick Reyes, Jan Blachowicz don't deserve to live in shadow of Jon Jones after UFC 253 | Opinion

ABU DHABI – It’s clear by now that both Dominick Reyes and Jan Blachowicz are downright sick of talking about Jon Jones. Unfortunately, they’re both likely to keep hearing that …read more

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The Light Heavyweight Title Is Up For Grabs ... But Does Anyone Care?

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Dominick Reyes will fight fellow top 205-pound contender Jan Blachowicz for the UFC light heavyweight title, recently vacated by Jon Jones, in the UFC …read more

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Dominick Reyes On A Whole New Level

After his five-round war with legend Jon Jones, Dominick Reyes believes his game is on a whole new level ahead of his title fight against Jan Blachowicz at UFC 253
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Dominick Reyes Feels Like UFC 253 is ‘First Title Defense in a Lot of Aspects’

The bitter taste of a near miss against Jon Jones at UFC 247 still lingers for Dominick Reyes. …read more

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MMA SQUARED: Coping in a world without Jon Jones

A light heavyweight division without Jon Jones.

Take care of yourself and I’ll talk to you Monday …read more

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Moving on from Jones: Can Dominick Reyes or Jan Blachowicz create a new light heavyweight era?

Reyes and Blachowicz fight for the vacant title on Saturday. Can they get out of Jon Jones’ shadow? …read more

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Jan Blachowicz plans to prove he’s “better than Jon Jones” by finishing Dominick Reyes

Jan Blachowicz wants to do what no one has done before. Finish Dominick Reyes. Blachowicz and Reyes are set to fight in the co-main event of UFC 253 for the …read more

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From catching a thief to making UFC history: Memories of Jon Jones' light heavyweight reign

As the UFC is about to crown a new light heavyweight king, ESPN’s experts reflect on their favorite memories of Jones’ reign. …read more

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Moving on from Jon Jones: Can Dominick Reyes or Jan Blachowicz create a new light heavyweight era?

Dominick Reyes and Jan Blachowicz are preparing to fight for the vacant UFC light heavyweight title on Saturday. Can they fight out of Jon Jones’ shadow? …read more

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Take a look at every light heavyweight champion in UFC history

From Frank Shamrock to Jon Jones, and every champion in between, take a look back through the journey of the UFC light heavyweight championship belt, which debuted back in 1997.

The …read more

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Posted on September 20, 2020, 10:46 pm By
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Jon Jones reacts to Colby Covington defeating Tyron Woodley

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones tuned in to watch his former college roommate Colby Covington take on Tyron Woodley this evening. Woodley (19-6-1 MMA) had entered tonight’s grudge …read more

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WARNING: Paulo Costa Will Erase Jon Jones

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I’m starting to feel bad for former 205-pound champion Jon Jones, who spent the better part of his UFC career …read more

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Coach says Paulo Costa wants to fight Jon Jones: “He can’t hide”

Eric Albarracin says his star pupil, upcoming UFC middleweight title challenger Paulo Costa, still wants to fight Jon Jones in the future. Costa is set to challenge Israel Adesanya for …read more

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Dominick Reyes not interested in chasing Jon Jones to heavyweight, champ-champ status: ‘Light heavyweight’s my division’

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Dominick Reyes already feels like he has a win over Jon Jones, and he’s not going out of his way to get another shot at …read more

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Jan Blachowicz doesn't think Dominick Reyes did enough to beat Jon Jones at UFC 247

Jan Blachowicz is not in the Dominick Reyes camp on who should have won the hotly contested light heavyweight title fight at UFC 247.
The Polish contender doesn’t think Reyes did …read more

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Blachowicz says he’s ignoring Jon Jones, for now

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UFC light heavyweight Jan Blachowicz is moving on from a fight with Jon Jones (for now). Jan Blachowicz has had an interesting road to …read more

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Blachowicz Cares About UFC Title More Than Jones

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Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) 205-pound champion Jon Jones, when he wasn’t busy shooting himself in the foot outside the cage, …read more

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Jan Blachowicz: ‘I don’t care about Jon Jones anymore’ 

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Following a first-round knockout against Corey Anderson in February, Jan Blachowicz was confident his next fight would be against Jon Jones.
Considering Blachowicz flattened Anderson in …read more

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Dana White: Conor McGregor Arrest, Jon Jones, wrestler’s execution, and UFC Fight Island

UFC president Dana White spoke at length following UFC Vegas 10: Waterson vs. Hill about what an amazing fight card it was. Not just the main event, but top to …read more

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Adesanya: Jones Fight ‘Still Part Of My Plan’

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Reigning UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya is still targeting a superfight with former 205-pound king, Jon Jones, even though “Bones” just took his talents …read more

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Israel Adesanya: Jon Jones super fight is still ‘part of my plan’

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Israel Adesanya still plans to move up in weight for a super fight against Jon Jones. With Jon Jones recently vacating …read more

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Israel Adesanya says a fight with Jon Jones is still a part of his plan despite ‘Bones’ move to heavyweight

Israel Adesanya believes a fight against Jon Jones is still on the cards in the future despite “Bones” moving up to heavyweight. Adesanya is currently busy preparing for his huge …read more

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Israel Adesanya Still Targeting Fight With Jon Jones

Israel Adesanya is scheduled to face Paulo Costa on September 26th at UFC 253 but he’s still got Jon Jones in his sights. Even despite Jones’ move to heavyweight, Adesanya …read more

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Israel Adesanya addresses Paulo Costa’s video, Jon Jones superfight

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UFC middleweight title challenger Paulo Costa went to great lengths to sell the fans on what his fight with Israel Adesanya will look like, …read more

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Israel Adesanya: Jon Jones 'still part of my plan' despite his move to heavyweight

Israel Adesanya still has a Jon Jones fight in mind.
The UFC middleweight champion is not letting Jones’ recent move to heavyweight discourage him from angling for a potential superfight with …read more

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Kurt Angle: Brock Lesnar told me he wants to fight Jon Jones

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It’s unlikely that Brock Lesnar will ever return to the Octagon, but it appears that he does have his eye …read more

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Reyes on Jones loss: I’ve got to move on ‘to be the next great champion’

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Dominick Reyes says he has to put his loss to Jon Jones behind him to become the “next great champion” at light heavyweight. It’s …read more

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‘The Baddest Light Heavyweight On The Planet’

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Dominick Reyes, no longer standing in the shadow of Jon Jones, is here to prove he’s the baddest light heavyweight on the planet, starting with …read more

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Dominick Reyes Is Putting Jon Jones Behind Him

Dominick Reyes is putting his entire situation with Jon Jones behind him. Reyes and Jones fought to a unanimous decision win for the latter back in February. However, many believe …read more

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Dominick Reyes puts Jon Jones behind him: ‘In order to be the next great champion, I’ve got to move on’

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

When Dominick Reyes was seeking a rematch against Jon Jones after their first fight ended in a razor-close decision, it really had nothing to do …read more

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Miocic wants first dibs on Lesnar

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UFC heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic thinks he should get first dibs versus Brock Lesnar, not Jon Jones. With the rumour mill swirling around …read more

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UFC on ESPN+ 34 post-event facts: Ovince Saint Preux takes away Jon Jones' records

The UFC kicked off another busy month of events on Saturday with UFC on ESPN+ 34, which took place at UFC Apex in Las Vegas with a seven-fight card that …read more

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UFC heavyweight champ Stipe Miocic pulls rank on Jon Jones: “If anything I would get the Brock Lesnar fight first”

UFC heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic believes that it should be him fighting Brock Lesnar in his return to the Octagon, not Jon Jones. Rumors have been circulating as of late …read more

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Ovince Saint Preux reacts to fresh landscape at 205, Jon Jones’ future at heavyweight

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Ovince Saint Preux has already had the chance to share the octagon with Jon Jones.
Now that the former, longtime light heavyweight champion has vacated his …read more

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Augusto Sakai believes he’d ‘jump the line’ with knockout of Alistair Overeem at UFC Vegas 9

Contender Series alum Augusto Sakai won four in a row since signing with the UFC. | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

While Francis Ngannou, Jon Jones, Curtis Blaydes and Jairzinho …read more

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Coach: Miocic Would ‘Shut Down’ Jones On The Feet

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Now that former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones is taking his talents to heavyweight it opens up an array of …read more

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Blaydes says it would be ‘childish’ to complain about Jones getting title shot

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“Anything involving Jon Jones in MMA is usually good.” Curtis Blaydes will be looking to take a crack at the UFC heavyweight …read more

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Ovince Saint Preux believes former foe Jon Jones will have success at heavyweight: “He can definitely pick them apart”

Ovince Saint Preux believes his former opponent, Jon Jones will have success at heavyweight if he does end up moving up in weight. Saint Preux and Jones fought at UFC …read more

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Coach: Stipe Miocic would ‘shut down’ Jon Jones at heavyweight

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Coach Marcus Marinelli thinks Stipe Miocic is a bad matchup for Jon Jones. Stipe Miocic’s head coach, Marcus Marinelli, thinks …read more

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Overeem: ‘I would feel honored’ to fight Jon Jones at heavyweight

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“I’ve trained with him, he’s very capable. He’s tough, he’s good. So I’m excited about that development.” Alistair Overeem says it would be …read more

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Having fought at heavyweight, Ovince Saint Preux shares thoughts on Jon Jones' move

Ahead of UFC on ESPN+ 34, Ovince Saint Preux spoke to reporters Thursday during virtual media day.
Saint Preux (24-14 MMA, 12-9 UFC) shared his thoughts on his light heavyweight co-headliner …read more

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Alistair Overeem would be “honored” to welcome Jon Jones to the UFC heavyweight division

MMA legend Alistair Overeem says that he would be “honored” to welcome Jon Jones to the UFC heavyweight division. Jones recently announced that he was vacating the UFC light heavyweight …read more

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Overeem: It Would Be An Honor To Welcome Jones To Heavyweight

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Despite Dana White shutting him down a couple of times already, Jon Jones is still doing his best to land a …read more

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Alistair Overeem would be ‘honored’ to face Jon Jones at heavyweight

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Alistair Overeem believes he’s close to one more shot at the UFC heavyweight title.
However, the division is currently in flux with Daniel Cormier’s exit, Jon Jones’s possible …read more

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Stipe Miocic’s coach believes the heavyweight champ would “shut down” Jon Jones in a potential fight

Marcus Marinelli, the head coach of Stipe Miocic, believes the heavyweight champ would be able to shut down Jon Jones in a potential fight. Ever since Jones vacated the light …read more

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Alistair Overeem open to welcome Jon Jones to heavyweight: 'I would feel honored'

Alistair Overeem is down to fight Jon Jones.
Overeem, the former Strikeforce, DREAM and K-1 champion, is interested in welcoming Jones, the former UFC light heavyweight champion and arguably greatest fighter …read more

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Daniel Cormier reveals million dollar bonus after first Jon Jones fight

Former dual-division UFC champion Daniel Cormier recently announced his retirement following the loss to Stipe Miocic in their UFC 252 headlining trilogy bout.
In recounting some of the highlights of his …read more

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UFC debate: Why Brock Lesnar should(n't) return to fight Jon Jones

Marc Raimondi thinks Brock Lesnar’s UFC return would be great. Brett Okamoto doesn’t (at first). Whose argument is more convincing? …read more

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Francis Ngannou tells Jon Jones to “sit down” after calling for Stipe Miocic fight

Francis Ngannou and Jon Jones are still going at one another in the hopes they are the one to fight Stipe Miocic. Ever since Miocic beat Daniel Cormier at UFC …read more

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Lesnar opens as betting favorite over Fedor, huge underdog to Jon Jones

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Brock Lesnar has opened as a betting favorite over Fedor Emelianenko but is predicted to lose to Jon Jones. Brock …read more

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Dana White on Jon Jones vs. Brock Lesnar: ‘If they wanted to do it, I would do it.’

Just when you thought Brock Lesnar was out of mixed martial arts, his name pops back up.
The former UFC heavyweight champion’s name became part of the current conversation after he …read more

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Dana White: Brock Lesnar Would Be Good Introduction to Heavyweight for Jon Jones

Ever since reports surfaced that Brock Lesnar was no longer under contract with the WWE, speculation has run rampant regarding the massive superstar’s next move. …read more

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Daniel Cormier sees Jones vs. Miocic fight going one of two ways

Former UFC heavyweight and light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier believes a Jon Jones vs. Stipe Miocic fight will end one of two ways. Cormier has fought both Jones and Miocic …read more

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Dana White Believes Brock Lesnar Would Be A ‘Good Introduction’ For Jon Jones’ Heavyweight Debut

Dana White likes the idea of Brock Lesnar welcoming Jon Jones to the heavyweight division. It was recently announced that Lesnar is a free agent from WWE and many wondered …read more

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Dana White open to Brock Lesnar returning to UFC, ‘would be good introduction’ for Jon Jones at heavyweight

If Brock Lesnar wants to fight again, UFC president Dana White is definitely open to the idea.
Of course that seems to be the case every time Lesnar reaches the end …read more

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Dominick Reyes “grateful” for Jon Jones saga, but admits “it’s over”

Dominick Reyes is grateful for his rivalry with former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones, but concedes that their rivalry has reached its conclusion. Reyes challenged Jones for the UFC …read more

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Cormier on Jones at heavyweight: He won’t knock Miocic out

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Daniel Cormier isn’t too confident about Jon Jones’ punching power at heavyweight. As far back as 2012 when he first mentioned it, there …read more

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Ferguson ‘would love to help’ Lesnar prepare to fight Jones

Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports

Tony Ferguson is being Tony Ferguson again, as he has offered to help prepare Brock Lesnar for a fight with Jon Jones. With talks of …read more

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Dana White says Jon Jones “can’t jump over” Francis Ngannou for the next title shot against Stipe Miocic

UFC president Dana White says Jon Jones “can’t jump over” Francis Ngannou for the next heavyweight title shot against Stipe Miocic. Jones recently vacated the UFC light heavyweight title and …read more

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Dana White says Brock Lesnar would be a “good introduction” for Jon Jones at heavyweight

UFC president Dana White says a fight against Brock Lesnar would be a “good introduction” for Jon Jones at heavyweight. Reports surfaced this week that Lesnar, the former UFC heavyweight …read more

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Dana White says he will book Jon Jones vs. Brock Lesnar if both guys are “seriously interested”

Dana White is interested in making a Jon Jones vs. Brock Lesnar fight. It was recently reported that Lesnar is a free agent after his WWE contract expired and he …read more

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Daniel Cormier weighs in on Jon Jones moving to the heavyweight division

Pound-for-pound king Jon Jones recently vacated his light heavyweight title to make a run in the heavyweight division. Former light heavyweight and heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier weighed in on Jones’ …read more

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Tony Ferguson offers to help Brock Lesnar train for Jon Jones heavyweight fight

UFC lightweight contender Tony Ferguson offered to help Brock Lesnar train for a potential heavyweight fight against Jon Jones. Reports emerged this week that Lesnar is currently a free agent …read more

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