Breaking News: Jon Jones Injured, Cormier Bout Moved To January 3rd

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Fans looking forward to watching Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier finally settling their issues in the Octagon will have to wait longer than originally planned.

The news broke on Tuesday afternoon that Jones suffered an injury, forcing the Jones-Cormier bout to be postponed until January 3rd.

According to various reports, Jones suffered a torn meniscus in his left knee and a sprained ankle while doing some wrestling training on Monday.

As a result of the injury, Demetrious Johnson vs. Chris Cariaso for the UFC Flyweight Championship has been moved from the co-main event of UFC 177 on August 31st to the main event of UFC 178 on September 27th.

Jones-Cormier will now headline UFC 182 on January 3rd in Las Vegas, Nevada.

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  • WCWJobber

    WOW I WAS SO EXCITED FOR THIS.

  • WarriorKOD

    Why am i seeing more and more mma news in the wrestling news section. They have thier own area for updates

    • IKeepsit100

      Because nobody really goes to the MMA website unless it’s something big..

      • Jesse

        It’s not like the wrestling fans care either

  • Deadman

    All that buzz for this fight is instantly gone

  • raven

    well that sucks!