Archive: jon jones

Aug 14, 2014 5:22 pm

Jon Jones Surgery A Success!

Earlier today Jon Jones went under the knife to repair a damaged knee. Originally scheduled to fight Alexander Gustafsson next month in the UFC 178 main event, Jon Jones is now scheduled to return to action on January 3, 2015 against Daniel Cormier.

Aug 14, 2014 8:24 am

Jon Jones: ‘I’m just fake’

UFC Champion Jon ‘Bones’ Jones is taking in his new persona of realness and spreading it throughout the world. If you didn’t catch his drift in the video above, try this one.

Aug 14, 2014 8:18 am

D.C. Reacts To Title Shot Postponement

A disappointed Daniel Cormier reacts to the news that his UFC 178 bout with Jon Jones is being postponed. Cormier joins Charissa Thompson to discuss how he will spend the time, as it is rescheduled for January 3rd of next year.

Aug 14, 2014 8:17 am

Jon Jones – Life Lessons

Jonny “Bones” Jones talks about training for his matches, how important self belief is and fatherhood.

Aug 13, 2014 7:12 pm

Jon Jones Issues Apology To Fight Fans For UFC 178 Removal

I’d like to apologize to all the fans who were excited for UFC 178. Earlier this week, I suffered an injury while training for the fight. I’m having surgery tomorrow and I’m focused on recovering as quickly as possible. I look forward to getting back in the gym and defending my title on Jan. 3...

Aug 13, 2014 5:09 pm

Jones Injury Happened While Working With Alistair Overeem

Earlier this week fight fans were let down with news that Jon Jones vs. Daniel Cormier was postponed until next year. Now, in a recent interview with Sherdog.com, Greg Jackson explained some of the circumstances that led to the injury of the champ, Jon Jones. Check it: “It’s part of the game, it wasn’t like...

Aug 13, 2014 7:37 am

‘Mighty Mouse’: ‘About time UFC 178 got a real main event’

Demetrious ‘Mighty Mouse’ Johnson has been promoted to the UFC 178 main event following Jon Jones’ withdrawal from his bout with Daniel Cormier. (More on that HERE) He’s excited: Bad: You’ll have to wait a bit longer to see me win again. Good: I’m the new UFC 178 headliner. Bout time that card gets a...

Aug 13, 2014 5:03 am

Rockhold Disses Jones, Says He’s Poking DC In The Eyes To Prepare Him

Luke Rockhold has been targeting Michael Bisping and Vitor Belfort recently when he is insulting fighters. However now he is taking aim at Jon Jones, the opponent of his teammate Daniel Cormier. Jones is notorious for his eye pokes, but said he is aware of them and needs to work on them. That didn’t stop...

Aug 12, 2014 6:16 pm

Gustafsson Slams UFC For Overlooking Him For Title Shot Again

Earlier today when news broke that Jon Jones withdrew from UFC 178 with a torn meniscus and the bout would be rescheduled for UFC 182, Alexander Gustafsson was not pleased. Gus posted the following message on his official Facebook page: Post by Alexander Gustafsson.

Aug 12, 2014 5:48 pm

DC Disses Jones: “Tough It Up And Fight”

After hearing that Jon Jones was forced to withdraw from their UFC 178 bout with a torn meniscus, Daniel Cormier had some pointed words for the champ. Cormier spoke on America’s Pregame saying: “I would be outside of myself to not say I went into this fight knowing my knee was pretty jacked up, and...

Aug 12, 2014 3:52 pm

BREAKING: Jon Jones Out Of UFC 178 With Leg Injury, Fight Rescheduled

Jon Jones has been forced to withdraw from UFC 178 as a result of a torn meniscus in his knee as well as a sprained ankle. The bout has been rescheduled for UFC 182 which takes place January 3rd in Las Vegas. Word is that the co-main event between flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson and Chris...

Aug 11, 2014 9:03 am

Joe Rogan Wants No Contact Policy For Fighters Following Jones Cormier Brawl

“It was ridiculous. This can’t happen. You can’t do that. This is real bad for the sport. It’s real bad. It’s real bad for public perception. It’s a weapon to be used against MMA. It’s unfortunate. “I think it’s ridiculous. It’s ridiculous,” he said. “It’s just so bad for the image of the sport… These...

Aug 10, 2014 1:58 pm

Jon Jones Says Yes To A Superfight Against Chris Weidman

“Oh, man, I think that would be awesome. I would absolutely jump at the opportunity to have a super fight with Chris Weidman. I respect him a lot as a person and as a champion, and I think that that fight would make great sales — absolutely.” In a recent interview with Sherdog.com, UFC light-heavyweight...

Aug 10, 2014 1:24 pm

Daniel Cormier: ‘Brawl not a proud moment for us’

In an interview on AXS TV’s Inside MMA UFC light heavyweight contender Daniel Cormier discusses his relationship UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones that included a flair up at a press event and an off-air exchange after an interview with the two fighters

Aug 10, 2014 12:17 pm

Brawl To Give Jones vs. Cormier Major PPV Bump? Former Champ Says Yes

“It looked real to me. A fight is a fight. If you want to get in someone’s head, that’s the best way to do it. Cormier stood his ground. I would have done the same thing, both ways, as Jones or Cormier. What we do is real. It’s real competition and we’re fighting for our...