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Masvidal's last title chance? Would heavyweights rival McGregor's buzz?

Can Jorge Masvidal afford falling to 0-2 vs. Kamaru Usman? How big would Francis Ngannou vs. Jon Jones be? Our panel weighs in. …read more

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Jones Wants To Be As Big As Ngannou

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All that Jon Jones can do right now is prepare for a potential clash with UFC heavyweight …read more

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Posted on April 10, 2021, 2:16 am By
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Francis Ngannou hopes Jon Jones fight happens but believes Stipe Miocic is the “tougher” opponent

Francis Ngannou hopes he is fighting Jon Jones his next time out. After Ngannou scored a second-round KO over Stipe Miocic to become the new heavyweight champ, many expected the …read more

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Jon Jones Plans To Be Same Size Or Bigger Than Ngannou In Showdown

Former light heavyweight champion Jon Jones has made it clear that he is bulking up to the point where his physique could rival heavyweight champion Francis Ngannou’s by the time …read more

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Posted on April 9, 2021, 7:16 pm By
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Jones: 'Tragedy' if Ngannou fight doesn't happen

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones expressed optimism he will challenge Francis Ngannou for the UFC’s heavyweight title at some point, although he doesn’t know exactly when. …read more

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Jon Jones once failed at ripping his Reebok shirt in front of fans, and the video is hilarious

Reebok no longer makes UFC fight kits, but the apparel giant isn’t leaving without a win over Jon Jones.
Not literally, of course, but check this out.
We’re not entirely sure of …read more

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Posted on April 9, 2021, 6:46 pm By
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Francis Ngannou: Jon Jones has the tools, but Stipe Miocic may be tougher

Francis Ngannou lauds Jon Jones for his skills, but thinks Stipe Miocic may be the tougher man.
Ngannou (16-3 MMA, 11-2 UFC) captured the heavyweight title with a second-round knockout of …read more

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Jon Jones says he wants to be the same size “if not bigger” than Francis Ngannou when they fight

Jon Jones is bulking up quite a bit for his potential heavyweight debut against Francis Ngannou. Ever since Jones vacated the light heavyweight title, the plan was to move to …read more

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Posted on April 9, 2021, 2:16 am By
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Jon Jones expects Francis Ngannou fight will happen: “This is one of the greatest fights of our generation”

Jon Jones believes he will eventually share the Octagon with Francis Ngannou. After Jones vacated his light heavyweight title, he planned to move up to heavyweight and face the winner …read more

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Posted on April 8, 2021, 11:46 pm By
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Jon Jones confident Francis Ngannou fight will happen sooner or later: ‘I think the UFC eventually will do the right thing’

Jon Jones | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Jon Jones is keeping the faith that an eventual showdown against UFC heavyweight champion Francis Ngannou will happen.
While …read more

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Jon Jones Sends Heartwarming Message To White About Negotiations

Spring is in the air, everyone, and Jon Jones decided to share his warm thoughts with Dana White and the rest of the world on Thursday. Jon Jones and Dana …read more

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Jon Jones goes for LOLs with this video tweet to Dana White

Jon Jones enjoys the fights at UFC Fight Night 167 | Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images

Jon Jones is still angling for …read more

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Jon Jones seems optimistic that he will reach a deal with Dana White

UFC superstar Jon Jones seems optimistic that he will get a deal done with UFC president Dana White to fight Francis Ngannou. Jones and the UFC have been involved in …read more

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Jose Aldo confident Jon Jones, UFC will reach deal for superfight, picks ‘Bones’ to beat Francis Ngannou

Jose Aldo (pictured) favors Jon Jones against any heavyweight in the UFC | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Jose Aldo knows exactly how Jon Jones is …read more

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Video: Does Jon Jones, Francis Ngannou or UFC need superfight the most?

Everybody wants to see UFC heavyweight champion Francis Ngannou fight Jon Jones for his first title defense, but it’s not looking likely to happen.
That’s because Jones, the former light heavyweight …read more

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Posted on April 7, 2021, 12:16 am By
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Francis Ngannou Comes To Jon Jones’s Defense Amid Tense Negotiations

Francis Ngannou can see Jon Jones’ side of things when it comes to financial negotiations regarding a possible fight. Francis Ngannou is the newly crowned heavyweight champion and is looking …read more

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Posted on April 6, 2021, 7:16 pm By
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MMA vs Boxing Finances: Why can’t Jon Jones make as much as Deontay Wilder?

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What is the differences between boxing and MMA that allows Wilder to make so much more than Jon Jones. During Jon …read more

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Posted on April 6, 2021, 1:46 pm By
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Ngannou Opens As Big Betting Favorite Over Lewis

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With all signs pointing towards a Jon Jones superfight not happening, the oddsmakers have moved on to the next most …read more

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Demetrious Johnson praises Jon Jones: “I don’t see anyone beating him anytime soon”

ONE Championship flyweight Demetrious Johnson praised UFC superstar Jon Jones, saying that he doesn’t see anyone beating him anytime soon. Johnson is considered by many fans and analysts to be …read more

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‘Come to Bellator’ - Cyborg has a message for Jon Jones

Cris Cyborg walks to the Bellator cage for her title fight against Julia Budd. | Photo by Jayne Kamin-Oncea/Getty Images

The former queen of the …read more

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Posted on April 4, 2021, 9:46 pm By
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Jon Jones up to 255lbs in latest heavyweight weight update

UFC superstar Jon Jones said that he weighs 255lbs in his latest heavyweight weight update ahead of the potential Francis Ngannou superfight. Jones has been bulking up for the better …read more

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Anthony Johnson Favors Jon Jones In Potential Francis Ngannou Matchup

It appears that the former UFC title challenger Anthony Johnson believes Jon Jones’ odds in a fight against heavyweight champion Francis Ngannou are better than many believe. Since the horrific …read more

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Coach Winkeljohn suggests the UFC should pay Jon Jones $50 million for Francis Ngannou superfight

Coach Mike Winkeljohn suggested that the UFC should pay superstar Jon Jones $50 million for a Francis Ngannou superfight. Jones is currently involved in a financial dispute with the UFC …read more

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Coach: UFC Could Pay Jones $50 Mil For Ngannou Fight And ‘Still Make Bank’

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No one knows exactly how much money Jon Jones is demanding to fight Francis Ngannou, but his …read more

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Posted on April 4, 2021, 3:16 pm By
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Jon Jones coach thinks matchup with Francis Ngannou worth ‘$50 million’ payday

Jon Jones | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

No one knows exactly what number Jon Jones wants to see on a contract to fight Francis Ngannou, …read more

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Tito Ortiz shares interesting theory on how a fight with Jon Jones would have played out during his prime

Tito Ortiz shared an interesting answer when asked how a fight with Jon Jones would have played out with both men in their primes. During a recent interview with Jerry …read more

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Anthony Johnson shares prediction for potential Jon Jones vs. Francis Ngannou fight

Former UFC title challenger Anthony Johnson has shared his thoughts on a potential heavyweight bout between Jon Jones and Francis Ngannou. Ever since Ngannou (16-3 MMA) dethroned Stipe Miocic to …read more

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Jon Jones blasts Jan Blachowicz over recent trash talk: “How about you build your own legacy”

Jon Jones isn’t a fan of Jan Blachowicz continuing to call him out. After Blachowicz TKO’d Dominik Reyes to win the vacant light heavyweight title he mentioned how he wanted …read more

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Jon Jones coach predicts Jones will have Francis Ngannou ‘tapping out’

Jon Jones | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

From Mike Winkeljohn’s perspective, it’s Francis Ngannou who should be afraid of Jon Jones.
Jones’ longtime coach spoke to …read more

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Posted on April 2, 2021, 5:16 pm By
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Aleksandar Rakic believes Jon Jones should get paid more money to fight Francis Ngannou

UFC light heavyweight Aleksandar Rakic believes that former divisional rival Jon Jones should get paid more money to fight Francis Ngannou. Rakic, one of the best fighters in the UFC …read more

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Jon Jones reaffirms UFC release request, wants to be the face of another promotion

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones reaffirms his release request, saying he wants to be the face of another promotion. Jones is currently involved in a very public contractual …read more

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Posted on April 2, 2021, 2:46 pm By
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Morning Report: Jan Blachowicz willing to go to heavyweight to fight Jon Jones, also open to superfight with Francis Ngannou

Jan Blachowicz | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

If Jon Jones can’t get a superfight deal done for Francis Ngannou, there’s another UFC champion who …read more

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Posted on April 2, 2021, 12:16 pm By
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Jon Jones trolls fans with Ngannou fight announcement

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I hate this “holiday.” Jon Jones tweeted about his very public and high profile negotiations with the UFC, seemingly …read more

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Posted on April 2, 2021, 6:46 am By
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Jon Jones expects 'stubborn' UFC, Dana White to meet demands, set up 'scary' Francis Ngannou fight

Jon Jones doesn’t feel like he’s wanted in the UFC by Dana White. He would be happy to pack it up and go elsewhere if he was released from his …read more

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Derrick Lewis Interjects In Jones/Ngannou Negotiations, Jones Responds

Derrick Lewis wants the UFC to know that they can save themselves some money if they will chose him over Jon Jones as the first challenger to Francis Ngannou, even …read more

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Posted on April 1, 2021, 6:46 pm By
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Jon Jones: $10 Million Too Low For Historic Fight Against Francis Ngannou

Jon Jones has shared some early negotiation details between himself and the UFC regarding a fight with UFC heavyweight champion Francis Ngannou. Jon Jones bore witness to the crowning of …read more

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Aleksandar Rakic agrees Jon Jones should get paid more to fight ‘scary guy’ Francis Ngannou

Aleksander Rakic and Thiago Santos | Zuffa LLC

Aleksandar Rakic is siding with Jon Jones in his battle for a better payday in regards to …read more

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Jones Balks At $8 Million Payout, Lewis Volunteers

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Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight champion Jon Jones, who vacated the 205-pound title to …read more

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Posted on March 31, 2021, 7:16 pm By
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Jon Jones: $10 Million Too Low For Historic Fight Against Francis Ngannou

Jon Jones has shared some early negotiation details between himself and the UFC regarding a fight with UFC heavyweight champion Francis Ngannou. Jon Jones bore witness to the crowning of …read more

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Jon Jones has UFC meeting over Francis Ngannou; $8 to $10 million isn’t going to cut it

Anticipation for a blockbuster match-up between former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones and newly minted heavyweight titleholder Francis Ngannou was off the charts before it was ever really a …read more

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Jon Jones: $8 million from UFC to fight Francis Ngannou still is 'way too low'

Jon Jones’ public indignation with the UFC continued Wednesday when the former champion threw out some potential contract numbers.
Jones, a former light heavyweight champ, vacated that title in 2020 so …read more

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Derrick Lewis reacts to the news Jon Jones wants $8 to $10 million to fight Francis Ngannou

UFC heavyweight contender Derrick Lewis reacted to the news that Jon Jones wants $8 to $10 million to fight Francis Ngannou. Jones posted a series of tweets on Wednesday in …read more

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Jon Jones tells UFC $8 to $10 million ‘way too low’ for Francis Ngannou fight, Derrick Lewis responds

Jon Jones | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Jon Jones has started negotiations with the UFC in hopes that a deal can be brokered for a …read more

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Jon Jones says he told UFC $10 million dollars is “way too low” to fight Francis Ngannou

UFC superstar Jon Jones says that he told the UFC $8 to $10 million dollars would be too low for a mega-fight against Francis Ngannou. In a series of tweets …read more

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Ngannou wants to fight Jones, then Lewis in '21

UFC heavyweight champ Francis Ngannou has his sights set on two more fights in 2021, first against Jon Jones and then a rematch with Derrick Lewis. …read more

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Francis Ngannou wants Jon Jones next but won’t hold up heavyweight division waiting for him, open to Derrick Lewis rematch

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Francis Ngannou understands the frustration of not being able to fight consistently.
Prior to becoming heavyweight champion this …read more

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Coach Winkeljohn believes Jon Jones would score a late finish in proposed heavyweight fight with Francis Ngannou

Mike Winkeljohn, the striking coach of UFC superstar Jon Jones, believes his pupil will score a late finish if he fights Francis Ngannou. Jones and Ngannou are primed to fight …read more

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Jon Jones’s Coach Estimates Ngannou vs. Jones To Be Worth $50 Million

Jon Jones’s coach Mike Winkeljohn believes that the pending fight between Francis Ngannou and Jones is worth some super-duper big bucks. The fight everyone is talking about following UFC 260 …read more

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Ngannou on Jones’ money demands: I also want ‘mega-pay’ for a ‘mega-fight’

Newly-minted heavyweight champion Francis Ngannou agrees with Jon Jones’ demands for more money. | Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC

UFC heavyweight champion Francis Ngannou …read more

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Like Jones, Ngannou Would Also Like Mega-Pay For The Mega-Fight

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It’s only been a few days since Jon Jones stated on social media that the only way he would accept …read more

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Posted on March 30, 2021, 10:46 pm By
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Coach Mike Winkeljohn predicts Jon Jones would finish Francis Ngannou late

Coach Mike Winkeljohn has no doubt that Jon Jones can tame the beast of Francis Ngannou.
Talks have already emerged about a potential superfight between former light heavyweight king Jones (26-1 …read more

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Francis Ngannou: Jon Jones not 'irrational' for asking for more money to fight me

Francis Ngannou understands where Jon Jones is coming from when asking for a big payday.
Ngannou (16-3 MMA, 11-2 UFC), who claimed the UFC heavyweight title with a second-round knockout of …read more

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Francis Ngannou: ‘It Makes Sense’ That Jon Jones Wants More Money for HW Title Fight

Francis Ngannou is not one of those who thinks Jon Jones is avoiding a matchup with the newly-crowned heavyweight champion. …read more

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The Great Divide: What does the UFC owe Jon Jones in latest dispute?

MMA Fighting

The Great Divide is a recurring feature here at MMA Fighting in which two of our staff debate a topic in the world …read more

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Daniel Cormier shuts down talk of Jon Jones being scared of Francis Ngannou: 'He's not afraid, bro'

Daniel Cormier has scoffed at the notion that Jon Jones is afraid of Francis Ngannou.
After Ngannou (16-3 MMA, 11-2 UFC) scored a brutal knockout of Stipe Miocic to claim the heavyweight …read more

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MMA pound-for-pound rankings: Jon Jones rises again and Francis Ngannou muscles his way in

Jones, the former UFC light heavyweight champion, is back in a familiar spot in the ESPN rankings, but Ngannou has something he wants. …read more

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Francis Ngannou understands Jon Jones’ money demands: ‘For a mega fight everyone would like to have mega pay’

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Francis Ngannou wants to fight Jon Jones, but even the new UFC heavyweight champion understands the demands being made by …read more

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Francis Ngannou sends a message to Jon Jones: Get ready for the biggest challenge of your life

UFC heavyweight champion Francis Ngannou sent a message to Jon Jones, telling him to get ready for the biggest challenge of his life. Ngannou knocked out Stipe Miocic at UFC …read more

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Jon Jones Pleads To Be Released From His UFC Contract

It doesn’t appear that the negotiations between Jon Jones & the UFC are going very well. Following Francis Ngannou’s victory over Stipe Miocic to become the new UFC champion, Jon …read more

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Daniel Cormier: Jon Jones is not afraid, this is a public negotiation

Despite the ill will between them, Daniel Cormier does not doubt rival Jon Jones when it comes to him wanting to fight newly minted UFC heavyweight champion Francis Ngannou.

On the …read more

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Jon Jones threatens to ‘burn’ all his Nikes over Lil Nas X’s ‘Satan Shoes’

Jon Jones had a very normal and totally rational response to custom shoes. Jon Jones took a little break from days of furiously tweeting about money issues with the UFC, …read more

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Posted on March 30, 2021, 8:16 am By
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Rashad Evans suggests Jon Jones is doing things “backwards” in his attempt to negotiate with the UFC

Rashad Evans believes Jon Jones and his team should’ve handled his move to heavyweight much better. After Jones vacated his light heavyweight title, he said he would be moving up …read more

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Chael Sonnen believes Jon Jones “doesn’t want to fight” Francis Ngannou

Chael Sonnen doesn’t think Jon Jones truly wants to fight Francis Ngannou. In the lead-up to UFC 260, it was well known that the winner of Stipe Miocic vs. Francis …read more

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Jones Demands Release From ‘Depressing’ UFC

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Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight champion Jon Jones already had a huge blowout with Dana White and Co. when …read more

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Posted on March 29, 2021, 8:46 pm By
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Jon Jones opens as betting underdog to Francis Ngannou

Jon Jones opens as an underdog to Francis Ngannou | Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images

Check out the betting lines for a …read more

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Daniel Cormier says Jon Jones is not afraid of Francis Ngannou

Former UFC champion Daniel Cormier came to the defense of longtime rival Jon Jones, saying he is not scared of fighting Francis Ngannou. Ngannou knocked out Cormier’s other rival Stipe …read more

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Jon Jones tells UFC to ‘just cut me already’

Jon Jones eyes Dominick Reyes before their light heavyweight title fight at UFC 247. | Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images

The longtime light heavyweight champ …read more

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Jon Jones asks UFC to be released, then deletes Twitter posts

Jon Jones doesn’t appear to be taking UFC president Dana White’s brash criticism all that well. Shortly after saying that he was trying to remain patient, awaiting a fight offer, …read more

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Jon Jones sends clear message to UFC: ‘Please just cut me already … just f*cking let me go’

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Jon Jones wants out.
The former light heavyweight champion, who’s been engaged in a tumultuous war of words with the UFC over …read more

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Francis Ngannou opens as solid favorite over Jon Jones in potential heavyweight title fight

Francs Ngannou | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Francis Ngannou has opened as a solid favorite over Jon Jones in a potential heavyweight title fight.
This past …read more

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Jon Jones asks for UFC release: 'Please just cut me already'

One day after saying there was “still time for the UFC to do the right thing,” Jon Jones doesn’t seem to be quite as optimistic.
The former UFC light heavyweight champion …read more

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Jon Jones ready to field UFC offer for Francis Ngannou; Did Dana White flub the pitch?

Jon Jones vacated the UFC light heavyweight title to make a move to heavyweight. Francis Ngannou knocked out the greatest UFC heavyweight champion of all time. The stars aligned for …read more

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Jon Jones asks the UFC to “please just cut me already”

UFC superstar Jon Jones took to social media on Monday afternoon and asked the world’s leading MMA promotion to release him from his deal. Jones and the UFC are currently …read more

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Dominick Reyes Predicts “Scrub” Jon Jones Will ‘Price Himself Out’ Again

Dominick Reyes has chimed in on the upcoming negotiations between Jon Jones & the UFC for a Ngannou vs. Jones heavyweight showdown. Dominick Reyes knows what it’s like to be …read more

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UFC Real or Not: Ngannou vs. Jones will be next; Ngannou poised for long reign

Will the UFC and Jon Jones come to financial terms, or is Derrick Lewis next up for Francis Ngannou? Our panel breaks it down. …read more

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Chael Sonnen lists reasons for Derrick Lewis deserving the next UFC heavyweight title shot, this while trashing Jon Jones

Chael Sonnen listed the reasons why Derrick Lewis deserves the next shot at the UFC heavyweight title – while taking a shot at Jon Jones. We now all know that …read more

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Jones tells White, ‘spend a little to make a lot’ — How much is the Ngannou fight worth?

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How much would a Francis Ngannou vs Jon Jones title bout generate? Let’s take a look at …read more

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Jon Jones? White says Ngannou vs. Lewis 2 is ‘the fight to make’

Jon Jones speaks at a press conference for UFC 200 alongside Dana White | Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images

Dana White is prepared to make …read more

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6 biggest takeaways from UFC 260: Will Francis Ngannou vs. Jon Jones get fumbled?

What mattered most at UFC 260 at the UFC Apex in Las Vegas? Here are a few post-fight musings … …read more

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Jon Jones: Dana White’s UFC 260 remarks ‘huge slap in the face,’ Derrick Lewis can have next title shot

Jon Jones | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Former light heavyweight champion Jon Jones continued to speak out against UFC President Dana White’s remarks toward him …read more

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Posted on March 28, 2021, 11:16 pm By
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Jon Jones: Still time to save Francis Ngannou fight, expects fight proposal next week

UFC superstar Jon Jones says that he is supposed to be seeing a fight proposal from the world’s leading MMA organization next week. Jones was widely expected to fight the …read more

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Jon Jones calls Dana White’s comments “a huge slap in the face” following UFC 260

UFC superstar Jon Jones called UFC president Dana White’s comments “a huge slap in the face” following the events of UFC 260. The main event of UFC 260 featured UFC …read more

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Francis Ngannou wants to fight Jon Jones, despite Dana White’s doubts

After knocking out Stipe Miocic in the second round to win the UFC heavyweight championship at UFC 260, Francis Ngannou spoke to the media at the post-fight press conference about …read more

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Jon Jones on potential Francis Ngannou fight: “I’m not going to just stand there like Stipe did”

Jon Jones commented on a potential Francis Ngannou heavyweight title fight, saying, “I want this fight… pay me and let me go to work.” Jones took to social media the …read more

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Jon Jones opens as underdog for first time since UFC debut in proposed fight with Francis Ngannou

UFC superstar Jon Jones has opened as a betting underdog for the first time since his UFC debut for a proposed fight with Francis Ngannou. Jones was dominant as the …read more

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Francis Ngannou wants Jon Jones next, doesn’t believe Stipe Miocic trilogy is necessary but he’ll do it ‘if needed’

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Francis Ngannou will definitely celebrate his championship win over Stipe Miocic in the UFC 260 main event, but that doesn’t …read more

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Jon Jones says he honestly “wasn’t impressed” by Stipe Miocic’s performance at UFC 260

UFC superstar Jon Jones says he honestly “wasn’t impressed” by Stipe Miocic’s performance at UFC 260 against Francis Ngannou. Miocic was stopped in the second round by Francis Ngannou in …read more

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The UFC Won’t Show Jon Jones The Money

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All signs are pointing towards the UFC refusing to pay Jon Jones enough to fight Francis Ngannou for the heavyweight …read more

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Dominick Reyes warns Francis Ngannou that “scrub” Jon Jones will attempt to price his way out of UFC heavyweight title fight

Dominick Reyes warned Francis Ngannou that “scrub” Jon Jones will attempt to price his way out of their UFC heavyweight title fight. Reyes and Jones met last year at UFC …read more

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Jon Jones responds to Dana White suggesting Derrick Lewis is “the fight to make” next for Francis Ngannou

UFC superstar Jon Jones responded to Dana White after he suggested that Derrick Lewis is “the fight to make” next for Francis Ngannou. Ngannou knocked out Stipe Miocic in the …read more

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Dana White: Derrick Lewis ‘fight to make’ vs. Francis Ngannou, but Jon Jones knows who to call

Jon Jones’ financial demands to face heavyweight champ Francis Ngannou don’t move UFC President Dana White.
After hearing a small portion of Jones’ tweetstorm on Saturday night after Ngannou’s knockout win …read more

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Jon Jones says absent 'some bread' from the UFC, Derrick Lewis can have next title shot

Jon Jones spent the immediate aftermath of the start of Francis Ngannou’s heavyweight title reign making his case on Twitter to be next in line for a title shot.
Less than …read more

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Welcome to the Francis Ngannou era; Jon Jones, you're next

Francis Ngannou won the UFC heavyweight championship from Stipe Miocic. Now he wants Jon Jones. …read more

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Francis Ngannou wants Jon Jones next – and has no urge for Stipe Miocic trilogy

LAS VEGAS – Francis Ngannou just won the UFC heavyweight championship, but the conversation has already begun as to who his first title defense should come against.
At UFC 260 on …read more

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Jon Jones blasts Dana White after UFC 260: ‘Let’s just sh*t on Jon Jones and make him seem afraid’

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Jon Jones was all over Twitter in the wake of Francis Ngannou’s vicious knockout of champ Stipe Miocic at UFC 260, …read more

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Jon Jones fires back at Dana White doubting his desire to fight Francis Ngannou

Francis Ngannou wowed the mixed martial arts community with an incredible performance at UFC 260, knocking out Stipe Miocic to capture the UFC heavyweight championship. But as Ngannou shined in …read more

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White doubts Jones wants Ngannou fight; Jon tweets and deletes response

Former UFC champion Jon Jones responds to claims that he is scared to fight Francis Ngannou. | Photo by Mike Roach/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images

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Posted on March 28, 2021, 6:46 am By
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Jon Jones responds to accusations that he is scared to fight Francis Ngannou following UFC 260

Jon Jones has responded to accusations that he is scared to fight Francis Ngannou following the outcome of Saturday’s UFC 260 main event. The UFC’s former light heavyweight kingpin, Jones …read more

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Dana White questions Jon Jones' desire to fight Francis Ngannou, call to be paid more

LAS VEGAS – If Jon Jones calls, the UFC can get him the Francis Ngannou matchup. It’s just a matter of Jones reaching out, according to UFC president Dana White.
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Jon Jones reacts to Francis Ngannou's title win at UFC 260: 'Show me the money'

Jon Jones had something to say to the new UFC heavyweight champion.
The former light heavyweight champion was on Twitter on Saturday to react to Francis Ngannou’s knockout win over Stipe …read more

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