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Jon “Bones” Jones put on a clinic last night at UFC 159 in his first round TKO of Chael Sonnen. In the process of pummeling Sonnen to retain his light heavyweight title, Jones had no idea that he broke the big toe on his left foot. He finally realized it during the post fight interview with Joe Rogan.
It was funny to see Rogan trying to interview Jones as the adrenaline started to subside and “Bones” clearly was in excruciating pain. At first he seemed more angry that he would have to miss his vacation to Jamaica that he was about to go on. But that quickly changed as he started to freak out a bit.
This is how the match ended…
And here’s the money shot …in Hi-Def. h/t to @ZProphet_MMA for both of these GIFs.
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The Jones Boys have some incredible genes with 2 professional football players and quite possibly the most talented MMA fighter in the world. Good to see the family showing support for the Champ.
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Dana White says Anderson Silva reached out to him after UFC 159 to say he wanted a superfight. Who does he want to face?
Jon Jones takes in some meetings with his manager Malki Kawa. Despite how you feel about Jon Jones the person the guy is an absolute warrior with an iron will. Have to respect that. Wish him a good recovery and hope to see him back in action sometime later this year.
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Chael Sonnen proved timing is everything in the UFC on Saturday night.
In fact, a mere 27 seconds was the difference between a "shock the world" moment and what is now a likely retirement for the bombastic fan favorite.
On a weird night that saw unintentional eye pokes put a premature end to two fights in the undercard of UFC 159, undisputed light heavyweight champion...
Jon Jones ended the night in a stool, the victim of one of the several odd injuries at UFC 159.
Fortunately for Jones, he was smiling through the pain with the UFC light heavyweight belt secured to his waist after a first-round TKO victory over Chael Sonnen at Prudential Center early Sunday morning.
Jones appeared to have dislocated the big toe on his left foot.
UFC light heavyweight champ Jon Jones demolished Chael Sonnen by first-round TKO at UFC 159 in Newark, N.J. on Saturday…
There has been so talk about this fight and a lot of trash talk. Mostly coming from the Sonnen camp, Chael is a throwback to P.T. Barnum, he is a barker who promotes himself very well. The big question on everyone’s mind is: Can Chael back up his boastful statements and actually beat the Light Heavyweight Champion in the form of Jon “Bones” Jones?... Read more
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