623 Search Results for suspended

May 7, 2015 12:57 pm

Buchholz: Jon Jones Will “Probably Fight Again In A Year”

Will he come back or won’t he? That’s the question starting to pop up now that Jon Jones has been stripped of his title and indefinitely suspended from the UFC. It’s similar to the question that fans have been asking about another former UFC champion, Georges St. Pierre. Although the two situations are different, with...

May 6, 2015 9:03 am

Cormier: ‘Losing Jon Jones Hurts The Sport’

Now that Jon Jones has been suspended and stripped of his title, Daniel Cormier will be stepping in to fight Anthony Johnson for the chance to be the new light-heavyweight champ. Cormier spoke with BJPENN.COM’s Layzie The Savage about the news and discussed his thoughts on Jones’ actions and what the consequences may be. Ultimately,...

May 5, 2015 10:32 am

Manager: Jon Jones Should Still Be UFC Champion

Jon “Bones” Jones was stripped of his UFC Light Heavyweight Championship and suspended after running into legal trouble yet again. Jones allegedly abandoned the scene of a hit-and-run where a pregnant victim suffered a broken arm and turned himself in a day later. UFC officials were not happy with the way the situation was handled...

May 4, 2015 1:47 pm

Demetrious Johnson Talks Jon Jones: ‘I Couldn’t Believe It’

Demetrious Johnson aka Mighty Mouse has received plenty of attention lately, only it hasn’t been the most positive. His ability to sell a fight has been questioned and his technical style hasn’t been enjoyed by all the fans. Another fighter who hasn’t received the best coverage over the last week or so is none other...

May 4, 2015 1:37 pm

Daniel Cormier: It’s ‘Very Disrespectful’ That People Say I Can’t Beat Rumble

Daniel Cormier is set to replace Jon Jones and fight Anthony Johnson for the light-heavyweight championship. The news came after Jones was stripped of his title and suspended following his most recent incident with the law. After the new fight was announced the internet went crazy with predictions and opinions about who would win. Apparently,...

Apr 30, 2015 11:43 am

White: Jon Jones Needs To Handle His Business, No More UFC Enabling

UFC President Dana White talks the future of Jon Jones following his suspension and stripping of the UFC Light Heavyweight title. Jones was stripped and suspended after an incident on Sunday involving him fleeing from the scene of a car accident that he allegedly caused. REAL TALK! Luke Rockhold & Daniel Cormier Discuss Jon Jones...

Apr 30, 2015 2:03 am

EXAMPLE MADE! Bisping Says Jones’ Punishment Sends a Message to UFC Fighters

“It sends a clear message: whether you’re on the Fight Pass Prelims or you’re the pound-for-pound champion, you’ve got to be accountable for your actions.” Former UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Jon Jones had the world at his fingertips, but another run in with the law this past Sunday evening threw all of that away. In...

Apr 30, 2015 2:00 am

Nick Diaz Shows Us a 7 Year Old BEAST — Kid Throws Combos!

While he is on a brief hiatus from the world of mixed martial arts, Nick Diaz ran across this kid who throws boxing combinations like a boss. Diaz coaches this kid and instructs him what to throw and he performs perfectly! @Boxing_is_life___ A video posted by nickdiaz209 (@nickdiaz209) on Apr 29, 2015 at 9:57pm PDT...

Apr 29, 2015 3:21 pm

Dana White: ‘This Was Jon’s Last Chance’

“A lot of people know, Jon’s had a lot of chances. This one was his last chance. He’s got to handle his business outside of the Octagon and then we’ll see where he goes from there. Obviously he’s one of our biggest stars. He was on his way to becoming one of the greatest ever,...

Apr 29, 2015 9:08 am

THE D.C. TAKEOVER! New Animated UFC 187 Poster

Once it was made official that the UFC suspended and stripped Jon Jones of his championship and was replaced by Daniel Cormier, it was obvious that a truckload of photoshops would be unleashed. It didn’t take long for someone to strike gold with a fixed and animated poster for “UFC 187”! Daniel Cormier is set...

Apr 29, 2015 9:04 am

New P4P King with “Bones” Out of UFC’s Official Rankings

It’s been a big couple of days in the world of mixed martial arts. Now that it is official Jon Jones is not only pulled from UFC 187 but also suspended and stripped of the title, UFC officials have released the newest rankings. The biggest change, of course, is the removal of Jon Jones from...

Apr 29, 2015 9:03 am

‘I Guess I Gotta Get My Fat Butt Back in the Gym!’

“Fat”. Right. UFC middleweight title contender Luke Rockhold was excited to learn his AKA teammate Daniel Cormier would be getting another shot at UFC gold! After Jon Jones was stripped of his belt and suspended from the UFC, Cormier was the next logical opponent to fill Jones’ spot at UFC 187. Rockhold is excited to...

Apr 29, 2015 9:02 am

Anthony ‘Rumble’ Johnson Responds to Cormier’s Callout

Earlier this week, it was confirmed that Jon Jones would be stripped of his UFC championship and suspended from the UFC altogether. As a result of this, Daniel Cormier has stepped in as the new opponent for Anthony “Rumble” Johnson and they will be fighting for the UFC Light Heavyweight Championship. Cormier has already gone...

Apr 29, 2015 9:00 am

Reebok Has Terminated Sponsorship of Jon Jones

Reebok has decided to part ways with former UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Jon Jones in light of his recent run in with the law. This happened less than a day after the UFC President decided to strip Jones of his championship and suspend him while he takes care of his legal issues. This isn’t the...

Apr 28, 2015 11:57 pm

Dana White Explains Cormier/Johnson Matchup

UFC announced a game-changing matchup to one of the title fights at UFC 187 on Tuesday: Daniel Cormier and Anthony “Rumble” Johnson will be fighting for the vacated championship. With Jon Jones on the sidelines after getting stripped of his belt and suspended, Dana White and officials made the choice to give Cormier a shot...

Apr 28, 2015 10:50 pm

UH OH! Dana White Doesn’t Know What Future Holds for Jones

“He wasn’t happy about it. He was upset, but it is what it is. This is the first time it’s ever happened.” “I don’t think we’ve ever stripped a champion for violating a code of conduct. It’s the first time. Guys have been cut for different things, different reasons. Jon Jones was stripped and suspended.”...

Apr 28, 2015 10:27 pm

‘My Belt and I Will Be Waiting For You On the Other Side, Jones.’

“You don’t kick a guy when he’s down. It was obviously disappointing. More than anything, all the stuff that Jones gets into is disappointing. This is a guy that has the world on his fingertips and he can’t seem to get out of his own way. Just get it together. Get it together, man. There...

Apr 20, 2015 3:27 pm

Hector Lombard Disappointed In His Own ‘Stupidity’

  UFC welterweight Hector Lombard failed his UFC 182 post-fight drug test and as a result was suspended by Nevada State Athletic Commission for a year. Lombard has yet to talk about the situation, until joining The MMA Hour on Monday. Check out what the top ranked welterweight had to say. “I’m very disappointed in...