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Jon Jones Tells Daniel Cormier: “I Hope You’re Ready To Come To Daddy”

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Earlier today, the UFC announced that Alexander Gustafsson suffered a knee injury in training and Jon Jones would now defend the UFC light heavyweight title against Daniel Cormier. Jones apparently fired the shot at Cormier in the build up to the highly anticipated fight. Jones apparently sent Cormier a direct message on Twitter. Cormier then posted a message on Twitter ...

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Alexander Gustafsson Suffers Injury, Daniel Cormier To Challenge Jon Jones At UFC 178

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Jon Jones wanted to fight Daniel Cormier first instead of a rematch with Alexander Gustafsson. He will now get his wish. The UFC announced a short time ago that Gustafsson has suffered a knee injury in training and Daniel Cormier will step in to face light heavyweight champion Jon Jones at UFC 178 in September. Cormier is undefeated in 15 ...

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Conor McGregor vs Dustin Poirier Set For UFC 178

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Conor McGregor wanted to face Dustin Poirier and Poirier wanted to face McGregor. The UFC made their wishes come true. UFC officials announced that McGregor will battle Poirier at UFC 178. McGregor competed this past Saturday at UFC Fight Night 46 defeating Diego Brandao by first round stoppage. Poirier last fought at The Ultimate Fighter Nations Finale in April defeating ...

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Floyd Mayweather Thinks Ronda Rousey Is A Guy

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Floyd Mayweather and Ronda Rousey are quite arguably the two biggest names in combat sports. Mayweather is the biggest name in boxing and is 46-0 and is scheduled to rematch Marcos Maidana on September 13 in Las Vegas. Rousey, who is the biggest name in the UFC, just defeated Alexis Davis 10 days ago at UFC 175. In an interview ...

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Ronda Rousey Earns Two ESPY Nominations

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UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey returns to the octagon next Saturday as she defends her title against Alexis Davis at UFC 175. Regardless if she wins the fight, is Rousey the best female athlete in all of sports? It was announced this morning that Rousey was nominated for two ESPY awards, “Best Female Athlete” and “Best Fighter.” Also receiving ...

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Jon Jones Thinks It Was “Unprofessional” By The UFC To Announce Gustaffson Fight Prematurely

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During the night of UFC 173, it was announced by the company that Jon Jones would be defending the UFC light heavyweight title in a rematch against Alexander Gustaffson at UFC 177 at the end of August. The champion stated that his preference though was to fight Daniel Cormier. About ten days ago, Jones did sign the bout agreement to ...

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Rematch Between Alexander Gustafsson And Jon Jones Is On

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The talk of the MMA world this week has been whether Jon Jones and Alexander Gustafsson would square off in their long awaited rematch. In an exclusive interview with UFC.com, Jones and Dana White announced that Jones will once again defend the UFC light heavyweight championship against Gustafsson at UFC 178 on September 27 from the Air Canada Centre in ...

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Lots of UFC Action, Jon Jones Opponent, Vitor Belfort Reveal

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Brian and Steve are back for the weekly MMA podcast as they look back at the two UFC shows from last weekend in Germany and Brazil and who looks good coming off them.  Plus, they preview this Saturday’s UFC on Fox 1 show and talk about the debate between Jon Jones and Dana White on who the light heavyweight champion ...

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Dana White: (Alexander) “Gustafsson’s Next In Line” For Jon Jones

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The saga between Jon Jones, Alexander Gustafsson, Daniel Cormier and Dana White has been a hot button issue all week long. White fired the next shot in an interview with the Albuquerque Journal, saying Jones will fight Gustafsson next. “Gustafsson’s next in line,” White said to the Journal. “Even Cormier said, ‘Listen, I hope this whole things works out for ...

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Jon Jones Has Choice Words For His Critics

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Dana White stated yesterday to UFC.com that light heavyweight champion Jon Jones doesn’t want to fight Alexander Gustafsson and prefers to face Daniel Cormier. People have been calling Jones a coward for refusing to fight Gustafsson. Jones responded to the critics today, posting 15 second video on his Instagram account saying he wanted to fight Cormier instead of Gustafsson. The ...

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Dana White Says Jon Jones Wants To Fight Daniel Cormier Instead Of Alexander Gustafsson

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The MMA world thought the reason Jon Jones hadn’t signed his contract to fight Alexander Gustafsson was because he was negotiating a new contract with the UFC. That apparently isn’t the case. In an interview with UFC.com, president Dana White said that Jones doesn’t want to fight Gustafsson and prefers to fight Daniel Cormier. “Just to clear up a couple ...

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MMA Legend Calls Jon Jones A Dirty Fighter

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Jon Jones defeated Glover Teixeira over two weeks ago at UFC 172 to successfully defend the UFC light heavyweight championship for a seventh time. Fans were critical of Jones after the fight as “Bones” was warned on two occasions for eye poking Teixeira. Also during the fight, there were times that Jones was waving an open hand in the challenger’s ...

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