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Archives: McGregor Sends Jon Jones Gift After UFC 232 Win (2019)

The following article was published on this day three years ago. It is presented to you in its original, unaltered form, courtesy of The MMA News Archives. On This Day Three Years Ago... HEADLINE: Archives: McGregor Sends Jon Jones Gift After UFC 232 Win (2019) Author: Jon Fuentes Jon Jones is back. "Bones"...

Archives: Gustafsson Says “Of Course” Jones Has Always Cheated (2018)

Yesterday, we shared an editorial from last year that documented Jon Jones' chaotic drug-testing history. Heading into UFC 232, that history had more questions and fewer answers than ever before. But there was one thing Jones' upcoming opponent at the time, Alexander Gustafsson, felt he knew for sure: Jones...

Archives: Miocic Sends Message To DC After Jones’ Test Incident (2018)

Yesterday, we shared an editorial from last year that documented Jon Jones' chaotic drug-testing history. Once the news broke of another atypical test finding for Jones, Daniel Cormier was expectedly one of the first to react. Stipe Miocic would then react to Cormier's reaction, five months after DC defeated...

Archives: Jon Jones Says UFC 232 Fighters Accepted His Apology (2018)

Yesterday, we shared an editorial from last year that documented Jon Jones' chaotic drug-testing history. Heading into UFC 232, the biggest story was not about the fights that were taking place but about where they were taking place. That's because the event was moved from Las Vegas to Los...

Felicia Spencer Is Here To Spoil Plans For Nunes vs. Cyborg Rematch

Felicia Spencer believes Cris Cyborg should be focused on the task at hand. Cyborg will look to rebound from her first UFC loss when she meets rising star Spencer in the co-main event of this weekend's (Sat., July 27, 2019) UFC 240 from Rogers Place in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. The...

Cyborg: There’s ‘Nothing Personal’ Between UFC & I

Former UFC women's featherweight champion Cristiane 'Cyborg' Justino is in a bit of a strange spot. Long respected as the most dangerous female fighter in MMA, Justino was shockingly knocked out by new double champion Amanda Nunes at 2018's UFC 232. She hoped to get an immediate rematch with 'The...

Jon Jones Wishes He Was More Nervous Heading Into UFC 239

Jon Jones wishes he wasn't too comfortable heading into his latest fight. The legendary-yet-troubled light heavyweight champion will meet knockout artist Thiago Santos in the main event of this weekend's (Sat., July 6, 2019) UFC 239 from Las Vegas. True, "Marreta" is one of the most fearsome power punchers in...

Cat Zingano Loses Appeal of UFC 232 Loss to Megan Anderson

More bad news has been handed down to “Alpha” Cat Zingano, as the California State Athletic Commission (CSAC) has upheld Megan Anderson’s victory over her from UFC 232 last December. Cat Zingano appealed the TKO loss due to Megan Anderson’s toe going directly into her eye, a freak accident that...

McGregor, Khabib, Jones NSAC Hearings Set For January 29th

Three of the UFC's biggest stars could have their fighting futures mapped out next week (Tues. January 29, 2019). It has been announced that the Nevada State Athletic Commission's (NSAC) agenda for next week includes the hearings for Conor McGregor, Khabib Nurmagomedov, and Jon Jones. Both McGregor and Khabib...

Walt Harris Fails UFC 232 Drug Test, Awaits ‘B’ Sample Results

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight Walt Harris has been temporarily suspended by the California State Athletic Commission (CSAC). Harris competed at UFC 232 back in December. He earned a split decision victory over Andrei Arlovski. Harris tested positive for LGD4033, which is in the same family as selective androgen receptor modules (SARMs)....

Jon Jones Remains Hell Bent on Proving Innocence After UFC 232

Jon Jones is once again your light heavyweight champion in the world, but he knows that there will always be a shadow cast upon his accomplishments of the past and possibly into the future. The atypical drug test leading into UFC 232 did nothing to quiet down his critics...

If Cyborg & Nunes Win Their Next Fights, Dana White Is Open To Rematch

It looks like there is a way UFC President Dana White would be open to rematching Cris Cyborg and Amanda Nunes. The pair initially fought last month at UFC 232 in California. Nunes knocked out Cyborg in under a minute, winning the UFC women's featherweight title. Now, she's the...

Cat Zingano Has Appealed UFC 232 TKO Loss

Cat Zingano hopes to have her UFC 232 defeat overturned. Zingano took on Megan Anderson on the preliminary portion of UFC 232. "Alpha" vs. Anderson was expected to serve as a pivotal match-up in the UFC women's featherweight division, but it was over before it really got started. Anderson threw...

UFC 232 Buyrate Reportedly Estimated At 700,000

Estimates for the UFC 232 buyrate are in. Dave Meltzer of The Wrestling Observer News Letter has revealed that the event looks to have brought in around 700,000 pay-per-view buys. UFC 232 featured a vacant light heavyweight title bout. In the main event, Jon Jones turned in a one-sided performance...

Jon Jones’ UFC 232 Drug Tests Come Back Clean

Jon Jones' most recent drug tests have clean results. Jones competed at UFC 232 on Dec. 29, 2018. He went one-on-one with Alexander Gustafsson in a rematch for the vacant UFC light heavyweight title. "Bones" won the bout via third-round TKO in a dominant performance. Jon Jones' UFC 232 Drug Test...