3561 Search Results for jon jones

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...

Jun 18, 2015 8:16 am

Dana White: ‘Jones Or No Jones, UFC Will Go To New York’

UFC president Dana White is eagerly awaiting to see if MMA will be legalized in New York. The UFC has already reserved a date for Madison Square Garden, just in case. So what kind of card would the promotion put together for its first New York show? Probably a big one, but according to White,...

Jun 10, 2015 6:46 am

Gustafsson: ‘You’re Only The Real Champ If You Beat Jones’

Alexander Gustafsson will be getting another crack at the UFC light-heavyweight title when he takes on new champion Daniel Cormier. Even if Gus does take out Cormier, he won’t consider himself the real champion. Of course we all know what happened to Jones by now. Car crash, ran from the scene, hid from the cops,...

Jun 8, 2015 7:54 am

Coach: ‘Jones Is Back in the Gym, but UFC Future Uncertain’

Jon Jones has come across some troubled times in the recent months and the happenings of his life outside of the cage may prevent him from making a return. Coach Mike Winkeljohn believes that there is a real possibility the former UFC Light Heavyweight Champion never fights again. “I’m looking forward to Jon turning his...

Jun 3, 2015 5:59 am

No Jones! Daniel Cormier Will Fight Alexander Gustafsson In First Title Defense

UFC president Dana White appeared on UFC Tonight and mentioned that they were looking at Alexander Gustafsson for Daniel Cormier’s first title challenger and now it has been confirmed. After the show, UFCespanol.com confirmed that ‘The Mauler’ will in fact get a title shot. It was first thought that they would be the main event...

May 26, 2015 3:37 pm

Cormier: ‘I hope Jones was at home watching me take the belt’

It’s just days after Daniel Cormier beat Anthony Johnson for the UFC light-heavyweight title, but the Jon Jones talk has already started boiling up. Even Cormier can’t keep himself from taking jabs at the former champ, as if he was trying to build up for a rematch down the road. While talking on The MMA...

May 26, 2015 12:59 pm

Weidman On Jones: ‘ He Has No More Secrets… Don’t Judge Him’

UFC champion Chris Weidman had a lot to say about former champ Jon Jones when talking to Ariel Helwani recently. Mostly, the champ said he isn’t going to judge the former p4p great, because we are all human and could end up in the same situation. “I’m a human being. You start seeing your accomplishments...

May 24, 2015 1:07 pm

Cormier Sounds Off On Jones Fight and Winning Title

Daniel Cormier achieved his dream of becoming UFC champion last night when he defeated Anthony “Rumble” Johnson for the vacant light heavyweight title. Hear what the new champion had to say about his fight with Jon Jones and winning gold in the video above! Who Has The Better High Kick, D.C. or Rockhold? — AKA...

May 22, 2015 10:00 am

Cain: Jones Super-Fight Still On The Table

UFC Heavyweight Champion Cain Velasquez currently has his sights set on interim champion Fabricio Werdum for their upcoming bout at UFC 188. Even though Jon Jones has run into some legal trouble, Velasquez still isn’t discounting the possibility of a super fight taking place between the two somewhere down the line. In a recent interview...

May 22, 2015 9:53 am

McGregor To Jones — ‘You’ve got Millions, GET A DRIVER!!’

Conor McGregor is one of the fastest rising stars in the Ultimate Fighting Championship. Dana White has mentioned that young stars need to be careful which path they go down because of how easy it is for impressionable people to fall into traps. McGregor takes a look at Jon Jones’ situation and just can’t understand...