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Jon Jones Re-Enters The Pound-For-Pound & 205lb Rankings

The former UFC light-heavyweight champion of the world Jon Jones has officially re-entered the UFC’s rankings at both light-heavyweight and pound-for-pound. Jon Jones is back and as the time goes on, the athlete who became the youngest fighter to ever win a UFC title will again take precedence over the often troubled man who eventually lost it. Facing Alexander Gustafsson …

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Cormier Vs. Jones III: The Most Significant Fight In MMA History

We’re very close to potentially witnessing a super-fight unlike anything the sport has ever seen, the third showdown between Daniel Cormier and Jon Jones. In June, just over a week before Daniel Cormier’s UFC 226 super-fight against the heavyweight champion of the world Stipe Miocic, I wrote a piece that looked at the public’s perception of DC and his rival Jon Jones. …

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Jon Jones Blasts Daniel Cormier In Lengthy Instagram Post

Jon Jones has lashed out as his heated rival Daniel Cormier after anti-doping agency USADA handed him a 15-month ban that will see him return to action sooner than previously thought. And as you would expect, it was a decision that was met with more than a few questions from the MMA community. Jones reportedly provided USADA with information that …

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Daniel Cormier Verbally Accepts Fight With Corey Anderson

LAS VEGAS, NV - JULY 08: Mixed martial artist Daniel Cormier poses on the scale during his weigh-in for UFC 200 at T-Mobile Arena on July 8, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Cormier will meet Anderson Silva in a non-title light heavyweight bout on July 9 at T-Mobile Arena. Silva replaces Jon Jones who was pulled from a light heavyweight title fight against Cormier due to a potential violation of the UFC's anti-doping policy. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Daniel Cormier has verbally agreed to fight Corey Anderson and defend his 205lb title one more time before apparently returning to fight Brock Lesnar at heavyweight. A quick look at the rankings will tell you that Anderson may be the best option for DC if he does, in fact, wish to defend his title at light-heavyweight. Alexander Gustafsson is injured, …

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Former UFC Champion Rashad Evans Retires From MMA

Ultimate Fighter winner and the former UFC light-heavyweight champion of the world Rashad Evans has announced that he is retiring from mixed martial arts. One of the most popular fighters of the golden-era of MMA has announced today that he will retire from the sport. Five straight defeats and a particularly brutal KO in his last outing at UFC 225 …

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Lyoto Machida Agrees Deal With Bellator MMA

NEWARK, NJ - APRIL 18: Lyoto Machida of Brazil looks on against Luke Rockhold in their middleweight bout during the UFC Fight Night event at Prudential Center on April 18, 2015 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Alex Trautwig/Getty Images)

The former light-heavyweight champion of the world, Lyoto Machida, has signed a deal with Bellator MMA after his existing deal with the UFC ran out. Just a few weeks after he recorded the win that may well bag him Knockout of the Year honours, Lyoto Machida has now signed with Bellator MMA. Breaking: Former UFC light heavyweight champion Lyoto Machida agrees to …

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Daniel Cormier Now Open To Rematching One Of The Most Enthralling Title Fights In Recent Memory

The UFC’s light-heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier has responded to the news that his supposed opponent for UFC 220, Volkan Oezdemir, has been arrested by opening himself up to a rematch with one of his most skilled past-opponents to date. It’s been a rollercoaster of a year or so for Daniel Cormier and despite the fact that the highs and lows …

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An Old-Foe Has Offered To Replace Volkan Oezdemir In Title-Showdown With Daniel Cormier

One of the division’s most feared competitors has offered to step up and face the 205lb champ Daniel Cormier following the news that his assumed opponent Volkan Oezdemir was recently arrested. Daniel Cormier’s defense of his light-heavyweight title was pegged to take place at UFC 220 with a fight against Volkan Oezdemir but now, after it emerged that ‘No Time’ …

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No. 2-Ranked Light-Heavyweight Volkan Oezdemir Arrested On Battery Charges

The UFC light-heavyweight division’s number-2 ranked fighter Volkan Oezdemir has been arrested in Florida on battery charges. One of the most rapidly-rising forces in the UFC today, Volkan Oezdemir, has been arrested in the state of Florida on battery charges. Oezdemir, who has fast-tracked his way into the top-5 at 205lbs with some pretty ridiculous knockout wins, looked to be …

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