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Oct 14, 2015 12:51 pm

Even Before Probation, Jones Was Volunteering And Helping Kids

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones is required to complete 72 speaking arrangements in addition to his 18 months of probation. That means he needs to speak at schools or gyms and work with local organizations like the Boys and Girls Club. According to his PR rep, via MMAJunkie, Jones has already completed several...

Oct 12, 2015 10:09 am

Bader: Put Jones On Hold, Give Me Cormier

Ryan Bader has his sights set on Daniel Cormier’s UFC Light Heavyweight Championship. The “Ultimate Fighter” alum is currently ranked third in the division just under Anthony “Rumble” Johnson and Alexander Gustafsson, both of whom have fallen to Cormier’s wrestling skill in the past. Bader believes that now is the time for him to capitalize...

Oct 6, 2015 1:25 pm

Cormier On Jones: ‘I Won’t Retire Until We Fight Two More Times’

UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier just defended his belt in a war with Alexander Gustafsson, a fight many are calling fight of the year, and he’s already being asked about a rematch with former champ, Jon Jones. Going into the fight Cormier already expected it to go this way. Jones’ court hearing took place...

Oct 5, 2015 2:40 pm

Tito: Fedor Is Not The GOAT, But Jones Could Be

Fedor Emelianenko was on the verge of helping the mixed martial arts community resolve one of the greatest debates of our sport: Is he the greatest fighter of all time? When Emelianenko announced his return to the sport of mixed martial arts, fans were excited for the possibility of seeing “The Last Emperor” step inside...

Oct 5, 2015 2:43 am

Jon “Bones” Jones kicks it with “The Reem” after UFC 192

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon “Bones” Jones (21-1 MMA) was hanging out with friend and training partner Alistair Overeem following the UFC 192 fights this past Saturday night. “The Reem” posted the following photo on his instagram and wrote that he “Can’t wait till the champ is back in the mix and dominating as...

Oct 4, 2015 3:34 pm

Champion D.C. Says No To New York Jones Scrap

Jon “Bones” Jones was stripped of his UFC Light Heavyweight Championship earlier in April this year when he allegedly fled the scene of a three-car accident that he caused. The former champion recently learned that he would only be serving probation rather than jail time and has received the go-ahead to start training for his...

Sep 29, 2015 12:06 pm

Jones’ UFC Return Imminent? Dana And Lorenzo Show Up At JacksonWinkMMA

By now you might have heard the news about former UFC champion Jon Jones. The former 205 king appeared in court on Tuesday and left with 18 months of probation and no jail time after pleading guilty to a felony charge. Jones’ legal team was able to get Jones a plea deal and ultimately the judge...

Sep 29, 2015 10:43 am

Daniel Cormier On Jones’ Punishment: ‘Jon Is Not Getting Off Scot-Free’

You might have already heard the big news today, that Jon Jones avoided jail time and was given 18 months of probation after he entered a plea agreement stemming from his felony change for fleeing the scene. After the hearing the UFC and Jones released statements right away. Now, we have word from current UFC...

Sep 29, 2015 10:24 am

REPLAY! White And Fertitta Show Up In Court To Support Jones

View post on imgur.com The support that the UFC’s shown for their former light heavyweight champion, Jon Jones, has been pretty outstanding. They’ve been quick to release statements about his status and even though they did end up stripping him and suspending him, they’ve essentially been by his side throughout the whole ordeal. Tuesday, at...

Sep 29, 2015 8:43 am

Jon ‘Bones’ Jones Pleads Guilty To 4th Degree Felony

Former UFC champion Jon Jones had his day in court on Tuesday and during the proceedings plead guilty to a felony charge of fleeing the scene, 4th degree felony. Jones was able to get a plea deal, which the judge accepted. Jones’ lawyer talked on his behalf for a while, telling the judge that he’s...

Sep 29, 2015 12:26 am

Woodley: ‘Jones Will Be The Highest Paid UFC Fighter When He Comes Back’

UFC welterweight Tyron Woodley, who fights this Saturday at UFC 192 against Johny Hendricks, recently talked about former champ Jon Jones and said that he believes when he comes back to the octagon he’ll once again be the highest paid fighter in MMA. Woodley told MMAJunkie that he knows Jones was the top earner before...

Sep 25, 2015 4:01 pm

Daniel Cormier: ‘It’s Me And Jones And Then Everyone Else’

Daniel Cormier will try and make his first UFC light heavyweight title defense on October 3 when he squares off with Alexander Gustafsson at UFC 192 in Las Vegas. While Cormier acknowledges that Gustafsson is game opponent, he truly believes that the light heavyweight division only has two top dogs and that’s him and Jon Jones: “I think it’s...

Sep 21, 2015 7:05 am

Phoenix Jones stopped a murder one day after fighting for WSOF

“Phoenix Jones” is as close to a real life super-hero as people will see in the world of mixed martial arts. While some fighters are heroes in the sense of charitable work, “Phoenix Jones” actually patrols the streets at night and fights crime. Ben Fodor is used to dawning the gear to transform into his...

Sep 21, 2015 6:42 am

Phoenix Jones: I channelled my inner ‘Iron Sheik” to win my fight

Ben “Phoenix Jones” Fodor walked into the decagon at “WSOF 23: Gaethje vs. Palomino II” on Friday night knowing his career could change drastically if he suffered another loss. The super-hero turned World Series of Fighting athlete found little success in his first outing and needed a big win for job security. Not only did...

Sep 12, 2015 3:12 pm

Putin Grants Roy Jones Jr. Russian Citizenship

Back in August, boxer Roy Jones Jr. personally met with Russia’s Vladimir Putin and asked to be granted Russian citizenship. Well, it looks like Putin thought it was a great idea and it was announced on the Kremlin website that Putin had indeed granted the boxer what he asked for. The website, LifeNews.ru, said that...

Aug 20, 2015 3:38 am

Business As Usual –– Jones All Smiles Training With Cerrone And Sanchez

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones has been out of the spotlight for some time now, ever since the UFC suspended him and stripped him of his title. He hasn’t posted on social media, he’s done no interviews, he hasn’t even popped up in photos or anything. The guy’s gone off the grid. So...

Aug 20, 2015 12:01 am

Boxing Legend Roy Jones Jr. Asks Russia’s Putin For Citizenship –– No, Really!

Legendary boxer Roy Jones Jr. recently sat down with Russia’s president Vladimir Putin and asked for a passport to come back forth from America to Russia. He claims he wants it to be able to handle some business of his. Check it out!! The Best Training Room You’ll Probably Ever See — D.C., Rockhold, Khabib,...

Aug 17, 2015 7:00 am

WATCH! Roy Jones Jr. picks up ANOTHER walk-off KO win

Roy Jones Jr. continues to prove that you can still find success in boxing despite getting old in age; All you need is a little bit of patience and a lot of technique. Jones squared off with Eric Watkins on Sunday evening at the Foxwoods Resort Casino in Mashantucket, Connecticut in a bout that lasted...

Aug 13, 2015 6:47 am

DC Favors Jones Rematch Over Gustafsson Scrap

UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier is scheduled to defend his title for the first time against Alexander Gustafsson. Even with that fight scheduled, Cormier told MMAJunkie that if former champ Jon Jones was cleared to fight again before the Gustafsson happened, then he’d tell the UFC to book a rematch with Jones instead. Here’s...