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Ex-Manager Says He Hasn’t Talked To Jon Jones In Three Years

Jon Jones's ex-manager says he hasn't spoken with the former UFC champion in three years.

Manager: Tyron Woodley Should Walk Away With Multi-Million Dollar Payday Against Jake Paul

Tyron Woodley is set to make million of dollars against Jake Paul, says his manager.

Paige VanZant & Manager Detail Multi-Million Dollar BKFC Deal

Paige VanZant is cashing in with her move to Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship. VanZant had been competing under the UFC banner since Nov. 2014. Her UFC 251 bout with Amanda Ribas was her final bout with the promotion as her contract expired. "12 Gauge" made it clear that she was...

Malki Kawa Claims Demetrious Johnson’s ONE Deal Is Better Than Eddie Alvarez’s

Demetrious Johnson's manager Malki Kawa hit the jackpot with his fighter. Johnson was traded to ONE Championship and in return the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) received Ben Askren. In Johnson, ONE gets one of the most accomplished fighters in the history of mixed martial arts while he's still in his...

USADA Responds To Jones’ Manager Claiming ‘Snitching’ Wasn’t Part Of Suspension Reduction

There seem to be some discrepancies in Jon Jones' camp and the United States Anti Doping Agency's (USADA) understanding of "Bones'" suspension reduction. Recently, it was reported that Jones was handed a 15-month suspension retroactive to when his failed drug sample was collected. As it stands, Jones is eligible...

Jon Jones’ Manager Says His Fighter Likely Won’t Fight at UFC 230

Jon Jones' manager may have put the final nail in the coffin on the possibility of his fighter competing at UFC 230. Jones finally received a decision from the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) last week. Jones is eligible to return to action on Oct. 28. "Bones" has been serving a...

Jon Jones’ Manager ‘Very Confident’ of a USADA Decision in July

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones may be set to hear from the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) regarding his future by the end of this month. Jones tested positive for the steroid Turinabol following an in-competition drug test conducted in relation to his UFC 214 championship bout in July...

Yoel Romero Plans to Sue Illinois Athletic Commission

Yoel Romero wants to take the Illinois Athletic Commission to court. This past Saturday night (June 9), Romero took on Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight title holder Robert Whittaker. The bout headlined UFC 225 inside the United Center in Chicago, Illinois. The bout was ruled a non-title fight due to...

Manager: I’d Like to Say There’s a 95-Percent Chance Jon Jones Fights in 2018

Jon Jones' manager Malki Kawa believes his fighter will be back to active competition this year. Jones has been at the center of controversy throughout his professional mixed martial arts career. The big hoopla this time is his failed UFC 214 drug test. "Bones" maintains his innocence and his team...

Malki Kawa Defends Jon Jones in Social Media Rant

Malki Kawa is taking aim at anyone who suggests that he leaves Jon Jones' side. Kawa is Jones' manager and has heard of the criticism his fighter has received after failing a UFC 214 drug test. Jones had recaptured the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight title against Daniel Cormier...

Malki Kawa Releases Statement on Jon Jones’ Failed UFC 214 Drug Test

Jon Jones' manager has released a statement on the fighter's failed UFC 214 drug test. Last month, Jones recaptured the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight title. He defeated Daniel Cormier via third-round knockout. "Bones" landed a head kick and then followed up with ground and pound to finish the...

Malki Kawa: Demetrious Johnson & Dana White Buried The Hatchet

It appears Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) President Dana White has squashed another beef. White is no stranger to being involved in verbal sparring sessions. He's even had issues with his own fighters. Light heavyweight champion Jon Jones hadn't talked to White in a year, welterweight title holder Tyron Woodley demanded...

Malki Kawa: Jon Jones is The Highest Paid Guy in The UFC

Jon Jones brings home the bacon if his manager Malki Kawa is to be believed. Jones recaptured the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight title at UFC 214. A head kick in the third round against Daniel Cormier did the trick. "DC" would quickly fall to the canvas, and "Bones"...

Malki Kawa Adamant on Jon Jones Wanting Brock Lesnar Next

Jon Jones' manager reiterated his fighter's desire to meet Brock Lesnar in a "super fight." Jones recaptured the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight title this past Saturday night (July 29). "Bones" knocked out Daniel Cormier in the third round to capture the 205-pound gold. After the bout, Jones called...

Demetrious Johnson Explains Why he Went With Malki Kawa as Manager

Demetrious Johnson finally has an established manager in Malki Kawa. For years, Matt Hume had served as Johnson's manager. The problem was, Hume is a busy individual. From running a gym, to being an executive, Hume has his hands full. Serving as the pound-for-pound best fighter's manager is enough to...