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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 ... Read More »

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 ... Read More »

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 ... Read More »

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 ... Read More »

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 ... Read More »

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 ... Read More »

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 ... Read More »

It’s Time For Jon Jones To Choose A Side

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Jon Jones successfully defended his UFC light heavyweight championship for a seventh time at UFC 172 on Saturday night defeating Glover Teixeira by unanimous decision. What’s next for Jones seems a likely rematch with Alexander Gustafsson later on this year. We reported yesterday that Jones made a post on his Instagram account two days taunting UFC Hall of Famer Chuck ... Read More »

Jon Jones Taunts Chuck Liddell

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UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones challenged UFC Hall of Famer Chuck Liddell to a fight after the former 205 pound kingpin made some pointed comments towards him. Jones defeated Liddell protégé and training partner Glover Teixeira on Saturday night in the main event of UFC 172 to retain his title. “The Iceman” had stated before the fight that Teixeira ... Read More »

UFC 172 Results: Jon Jones Decimates Glover Teixeira To Retain Title

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Going into the UFC 172 main event between Jon Jones and Glover Teixeira, UFC president Dana White said it was crazy for Jones to be a 5 to 1 favorite. The champion proved to White and the world, that the odds should have been higher. Jon Jones defeated Glover Teixeira by unanimous decision (50-45×3) to record his seventh consecutive title ... Read More »

UFC 172 Preview Show

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UFC 172 takes place on tonight from the Baltimore Arena in Baltimore, Maryland. The main event features UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones defending against Glover Teixeira. The co-feature has Phil Davis facing the returning Anthony Johnson in light heavyweight action. For our UFC 172 preview, we talk to MMAFightCorner.com writer and Fox Sports 670 AM Radio Host Heidi Fang. ... Read More »

Chael Sonnen Feels “A Slowed Down Jon Jones Is Gunna Still Be The Baddest Man On The Planet”

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Jon Jones defends the UFC light heavyweight title for the seventh time against Glover Teixeira in the main event of UFC 172 this Saturday night. Chael Sonnen faced Jon Jones last year at UFC 159 with Jones winning by first round stoppage. Sonnen who is a UFC on Fox analyst previews the UFC 172 card, concerns he has about Jones ... Read More »