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Mar 31, 2016 1:16 pm

Anderson Silva on Jon Jones’ arrest: ‘I was really upset’

Former UFC middleweight kingpin Anderson Silva and former light heavyweight champion Jon Jones have a great deal of respect for one another. The two friends are both living legends and have said they look at one another in a brotherly type of way. So when Silva, the figurative big brother found out about Jones’ recent...

Mar 31, 2016 11:59 am

UFC releases statement on Jon Jones’ status of UFC 197 fight with Daniel Cormier

Fans were concerned about the UFC 197 main event bout featuring former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones and current champion Daniel Cormier after Jones was arrested on Tuesday. A judge ruled that a ticket Jones received for allegedly drag racing violated the terms of his probation. Jones turned himself into police on Tuesday and...

Mar 31, 2016 8:39 am

Breaking: Jon Jones released, receives new conditions for probation

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones appeared before judge Michael Martinez on Thursday morning, this in regards to his probation violation case which stemmed from being handed five traffic citations earlier this week. The pound-for-pound mixed martial arts kingpin had been in custody at the Bernalillo County Metropolitan Detention Center since Tuesday morning. According...

Mar 30, 2016 1:14 pm

VIDEO | Jon Jones & Daniel Cormier intense face-to-face interview

Despite Jon Jones turning himself in to the Albuquerque Police Department earlier this week, his team remained confident that his UFC 197 light heavyweight title fight with Daniel Cormier will go off without a hitch. While Jones is scheduled to appear in court Thursday morning, the UFC released this sneak peek at ‘UFC Counterpunch’ hosted...

Mar 30, 2016 11:11 am

Jon Jones jailed in a segregated cell ‘for his own protection’

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones was arrested on Tuesday after turning himself into police in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Jones was recently issued five traffic citations by an Albuquerque police officer, which included one for drag racing. A judge ruled the drag racing ticket was a violation of his probation terms. Jones spent Tuesday...

Mar 30, 2016 9:35 am

VIDEO | Uncut footage of Jon Jones police stop

UFC pound for pound kingpin Jon Jones revealed to his fans earlier this week that he had been given 5 traffic tickets. Jones then was forced to turn himself in to the Albuquerque Police Department until his court appearance on Thursday morning at 8am. Following the incident, reports emerged that the officer who pulled Jones...

Mar 30, 2016 9:35 am

Michael Bisping gives his take on the latest Jon Jones ‘incident’

Michael Bisping (28-7 MMA) scored the biggest win of his mixed martial arts career just over a month ago in London, where he earned a unanimous decision victory over former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva. “The Count” recently joined ‘The Three Amigos Podcast‘ where he gave his take on Jon Jones’ most recent run-in with...

Mar 30, 2016 8:27 am

Update: Jon Jones is still in jail, hearing set for tomorrow morning

We reported yesterday morning that former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones had turned himself in to the Albuquerque PD, this after he received five traffic citations that had¬†violated his parole sentence. According to new reports from both Ariel Helwani and Marc Raimondi, “Bones”¬†is still in jail and has a hearing in front of a...

Mar 29, 2016 2:55 pm

Jon Jones’ management addresses arrest and status of UFC 197 fight with Daniel Cormier

With UFC 197 less than a month away, the main event title fight between the current light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier and former champion Jon Jones could potentially be on rocky roads after Jones was arrested on Tuesday for violating his probation. Jones’ management released the following statement to MMA Fighting: “Jon and his team...

Mar 29, 2016 2:24 pm

MMA community reacts to Jon Jones’ arrest

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones is in trouble with the law once again. However, Jones is claiming this incident is the result of a lying Albuquerque police officer. On Monday, it was revealed in a police officer body cam video that the former champ was given five traffic citations from an Albuquerque police...

Mar 29, 2016 11:05 am

BREAKING: Jon Jones arrested for probation violation

Yesterday UFC pound for pound kingpin Jon Jones revealed that he had been given 5 tickets. Among them were tickets for drag racing, and an illegal modification to his car’s exhaust. Jones was scheduled to appear in court on April 5th, just over two weeks before his UFC 197 title fight against Daniel Cormier. While...

Mar 29, 2016 9:24 am

VIDEO | Jon Jones fires back at Chuck Liddell in deleted social media video

UFC pound for pound kingpin Jon Jones and UFC Hall of Famer Chuck Liddell have been taking verbal jabs at one another recently after Liddell stated that he could still give Jones problems in a fight today. While the pair squashed their beef at UFC 196, Liddell then appeared on Inside MMA, where he jokingly...

Mar 28, 2016 3:23 pm

Jon Jones explains heated traffic incident, claims innocence but does have regrets

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones has run into trouble with the law again and wanted to address the fans before the media got a hold of the story. Jones was recently pulled over by an Albuquerque police officer and given five traffic citations. Jones is seen in the video recorded on the police...

Mar 27, 2016 8:12 am

VIDEO | Jon Jones vs. BJ Penn swimming race

In anticipation of his highly anticipated return to the Octagon, UFC Hall of Famer BJ Penn has been training at the Jackson Winkeljohn MMA Academy in Albuquerque New Mexico alongside MMA greats such as Jon Jones, Holly Holm, Carlos Condit, Donald Cerrone, and many others! While Penn currently doesn’t have a fight booked inside the...

Mar 26, 2016 10:06 pm

VIDEO | Jon Jones vs. Daniel Cormier (Full fight)

With UFC 197 rapidly approaching, where Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier will have their highly anticipated rematch for the UFC light heavyweight championship, the UFC has released the footage of the pair’s first fight. Jones was given the unanimous decision win in the pair’s first fight back at UFC 182 after defeating Cormier in impressive...

Mar 26, 2016 9:49 pm

Dana White thought Chuck Liddell and Jon Jones were about to brawl at UFC 196

It’s no secret that pound for pound king Jon Jones and UFC Hall of Famer Chuck Liddell have had beef over the course of the past few months. While the pair initially took verbal jabs at one another over social media, they squashed their beef at UFC 196. To show everyone that they were over...

Mar 26, 2016 10:08 am

VIDEO | Chuck Liddell talks Jon Jones beef: “If we got a problem let’s go”

Chuck Liddell and Jon Jones found themselves at odds recently after Liddell made a comment that in his prime, he would beat pound for pound king Jon Jones. Jones responded by saying Liddell should’ve fought smarter and saved his chin. Ultimately, the two talked things out, and took a staredown picture to show there was...

Mar 24, 2016 10:07 am

Jon Jones responds to Daniel Cormier’s concern over UFC 197 referee assignment

At Wednesday’s NSAC hearing, UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier expressed his concern over Herb Dean being the referee for his UFC 197 light heavyweight title fight with Jon Jones on April 23rd. Cormier explained that in the pair’s first meeting at UFC 182, Dean allowed the pair to remain clinched for what DC believed...