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Jon Jones Reveals Why He Hid Under Cage From Drug Testers

Most MMA fans have heard the story about Jon Jones allegedly hiding from Nevada State Athletic Commission drug testers. Some versions of the tale state that Jones hid under a cage for 8 hours to avoid being drug-tested. The story has been something of an urban legend for years...

Coach: Israel Adesanya Has ‘Heart Set’ On Fighting Jon Jones

Eugene Bareman, the head coach of Israel Adesanya, says his pupil is set on fighting Jon Jones. For the last couple of months, Adesanya and Jones have been talking back and forth and it was expected they would meet in 2021. Yet, after "The Last Stylebender" beat Paulo Costa at...

Jon Jones & Israel Adesanya Take Shots At One Another On Twitter

Following his victory over Paulo Costa at UFC 253, Israel Adesanya reiterated that he still wants to "f**k up Jon Jones." This led to the former UFC Light Heavyweight Champion saying that he would "literally tear one of his arms off." Adesanya has teased a move up to light...

Jon Jones vs. Israel Adesanya Odds Differ Widely Across Sportsbooks

How big of a favorite is Jon Jones over Israel Adesanya? Well, that depends on whom you ask. Talks of a potential Jon Jones vs. Israel Adesanya bout began to quiet down somewhat leading up to UFC 253, with Jones announcing a move up to heavyweight and all eyes and...

Daniel Cormier Believes Jon Jones Teasing Return To 205 Means He Didn’t Want To Fight Dominick Reyes

Daniel Cormier has an interesting theory on Jon Jones hinting a return to light heavyweight following Jan Blachowicz becoming the new champion. Following Jones' controversial decision win over Dominick Reyes at UFC 247, many thought a rematch would be next. Yet, Jones vacated the belt and said he would be...

Dana White ‘Loved’ Jan Blachowicz’s Jon Jones Callout

A potential fight between new UFC light heavyweight champion Jan Blachowicz and Jon Jones is instantly picking up steam after UFC president Dana White praised Blachowicz’s post-fight callout of the former champion. At UFC 253, Jan Blachowicz became the new UFC light heavyweight champion after defeating Dominick Reyes via second-round...

Dominick Reyes Is Putting Jon Jones Behind Him

Dominick Reyes is putting his entire situation with Jon Jones behind him. Reyes and Jones fought to a unanimous decision win for the latter back in February. However, many believe Reyes was robbed of the victory after a strong start. With that being said, the fight ultimately proved to be...

Dana White Believes Brock Lesnar Would Be A ‘Good Introduction’ For Jon Jones’ Heavyweight Debut

Dana White likes the idea of Brock Lesnar welcoming Jon Jones to the heavyweight division. It was recently announced that Lesnar is a free agent from WWE and many wondered if he would return to the UFC. For White, he has already said he would make Lesnar vs. Jones if...

Jon Jones Makes Hard Sell To Be Miocic’s Next Opponent

Jon Jones is not going to sit idly by and watch the #1 contender of the heavyweight division receive a title shot instead of him. Jon Jones made it perfectly clear why he was vacating his light heavyweight championship: He wanted to go all-in on a move up to the...

Jon Jones Explains Why He Vacated LHW Championship

Jon Jones has explained his reasoning for vacating the light heavyweight championship and putting a bow on the glory he has achieved in the division for nearly 10 years. Last Monday, Jon Jones decided to vacate the light heavyweight championship, thus allowing the UFC to green-light the UFC 253 co-main...

Aleksandar Rakic Says He’s Happy & Sad Jon Jones Left Light Heavyweight Division

Aleksandar Rakic has mixed emotions on Jon Jones leaving the light heavyweight division. Jones has been the most dominant light heavyweight in the sport. Yet, he recently announced he would be vacating the belt. For Rakic, that is good and bad news for him. “I’m a little bit happy, though I’m...

Anthony Smith: Jon Jones Vacating LHW Championship A Noble Act

Jon Jones is receiving praise from perhaps an unexpected source, former opponent and recent verbal sparring partner Anthony Smith. This Saturday at UFC Fight Night 175, Anthony Smith will be headlining opposite Aleksandar Rakic, and Smith believes that a win could get him right back into title contention. This is...

Stipe Miocic Gives Assessment of Jon Jones’s Future At Heavyweight

UFC heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic believes Jon Jones has the tools to have a successful run at heavyweight. Last week, Jon “Bones” Jones vacated his light heavyweight championship to cross over into the heavyweight division. For years, fans have been curious how Jones would fare at heavyweight. Not many people...

Jon Jones Fires Back At Those Who Say He’s Ducking Reyes, Blachowicz

Jon Jones has announced that he is moving up to heavyweight after several years of dominating the UFC's light heavyweight division. Of course, with that announcement came some blowback. Many accused Jones of ducking current top contenders such as Jan Blachowicz, or avoiding a rematch with Dominick Reyes, who Jones...

Dominick Reyes Explains What Chased Jon Jones Away from LHW

Dominick Reyes believes he has the answer to why Jon Jones has decided to make the move up to heavyweight. At UFC 247, Dominick Reyes came up short in his quest to unseat Jon Jones as the UFC light heavyweight short. So short, that many if not most spectators believed...