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Stipe Miocic Calls On DC To Rematch Him Before 40th Birthday

Stipe Miocic has once again called for Daniel Cormier to give him a rematch of their UFC 226 showdown before his 40th birthday in March. Their first showdown was brief and in a lot of ways, ended unexpectedly as the smaller light-heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier managed to secure the KO victory in the very first-round. And while the result of …

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Coach Explains Jon Jones’ Newfound Levels Of Motivation Heading Into 2019

Jon Jones’ striking coach Brandon Gibson has explained exactly how motivated his star-pupil to pick up some momentum heading into 2019. 205lb-r’s beware! The greatest fighter the division has ever seen is back and plans on competing three times in 2019 following his successful return after an absence that lasted nearly a year-and-a-half. Speaking to MMAWeekly, Gibson explained how the champ …

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UFC 232 Does A Reported 700K Pay-Per-View Buys

The UFC’s gamble paid off. Jon Jones’ comeback after the debacle that followed his 2017 win over Daniel Cormier almost didn’t happen. A USADA drug test that found a picogram of M3 metabolite jeopardised Jones’ return bout against Alexander Gustafsson at UFC 232 last month. This necessitated the UFC moving the entire event to California instead just a week before, with sanctioning …

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Jon Jones Avoids Further Controversy With Clean UFC 232 Tests

A newly-crowned champion, the UFC and an athletic commission can breathe a sigh of relief. Jon Jones had his knockout win over Daniel Cormier at UFC 214 in 2017 overturned to a no-contest after he tested positive for turinabol. It wasn’t his first offence, following a similar scenario prior to UFC 200 a year previous. With Cormier set to vacate …

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DC Believes Jones Would Have Been UFC Champion PED’s Or Not

The heavyweight champion gave his take on the recent title-winning performance of his long-time rival Jon Jones at UFC 232 over Alexander Gustafsson. Jones’ dominant victory over Alexander Gustafsson at UFC 232 saw him completely nullify the offense of the lanky Swede from the first bell to the fight’s eventual conclusion in the third-round. Speaking to Luke Thomas on The MMA …

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UFC 235 Is Shaping Up To Be Something Truly Extraordinary

UFC 235 is shaping up to be the first major blockbuster event of 2019 and from the looks of things, it could well be an all-time classic. The first title-defense of the latest Jon Jones reign atop the 205lb division, the return of the seemingly unshiftable welterweight kingpin Tyron Woodley, the long-awaited debut of Ben Askren and the first major …

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