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Ranking The Top-Five Performances Against Jon Jones

Jon Jones’ career to date has been a tour-de-force in every facet of the mixed martial arts game. Twenty-six opponents have tried and failed to pull off a legitimate win over the current light-heavyweight champion. Yes, he technically holds a record of (24-1, 1NC) due to his disqualification against Matt Hamill during his original run at the title but not …

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Daniel Cormier Defends #1 P4P Spot Over Second-Ranked Jon Jones

Daniel Cormier has explained why he is the pound-for-pound number 1 and how Jon Jones will need to defeat him at heavyweight in order to reclaim that title. Speaking to UFC.com, the heavyweight champion explained how he finally felt as though he stepped out of the shadow of his great rival following his title-winning performance against Stipe Miocic at UFC 226. …

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Jones Tests Positive For Trace Amount Of Steroid Metabolite Per VADA

UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones has again tested positive for the long-term oral Turinabol metabolite following his in competition drug test by the Voluntary Anti-Doping Agency in relation to his title win over Alexander Gustafsson last month. According to information obtained by MMA Fighting from the California State Athletic Commission, the metabolite which has shown up on multiple tests since …

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Amanda Nunes – “I’m Done Playing, I’m Planning To Fight For The 125lb Belt”

Amanda Nunes has confirmed her intention to move down in weight to fight Valentina Shevchenko for the UFC flyweight championship belt. In a time where exclusivity of dual-weight champion status is diminishing by the blockbuster PPV, the newly-crowned queen of the women’s featherweight division is planning to push it one step further. Taking to her official Twitter account, Nunes announced …

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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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Jon Jones Set To Defend Title Against Anthony Smith At UFC 235

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Provided that the Nevada State Athletic Commission is able to grant him a licence, Jon Jones will defend his recently claimed UFC light heavyweight belt for the first time at UFC 235 against Anthony Smith.  UFC president, Dana White confirmed the news to TMZ last night.  “Later this month, Jon Jones will file an application for licensure with the NSAC …

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