Found April 23, 2012 on 5thRound.com:
PLAYERS: Jon Jones
As the old adage goes, “Time heals all wounds.” Well, it appears Rashad Evans (Pictured) will need several more days until his battered right eye recovers from the beating it took from UFC light heavyweight king Jon Jones. After dropping a convincing unanimous decision defeat to his bitter rival this past Saturday, Evans arrived to the post-fight press conference with some slight swelling around his eye. However, less than 48 hours after collecting only the second loss of his professional career, his eye is now sealed completely shut. Despite his remodeled mug, “Suga” seems to be in good spirits. “I went 2 UFC 145 in Atlanta and I had the best seat in the house & all I came back with was this fat eye! Wth! I hope those of u that went came back with better souvenirs than I did!” Evans tweeted accompanied with the above pic. UFC 145 took place Saturday night inside Philips Arena in Atlanta, Georgia.
THE BACKYARD
BEST OF MAXIM
RELATED ARTICLES

The 30 Most Beautiful Reasons To Watch UFC 145

On Saturday night, April 21st UFC 145 kicks off in Atlanta. The main card features Jon Jones and Rashad Evans fighting for the UFC light heavyweight belt, and the two were looking pretty mean in last... [[ Read More ]]

UFC 145: Jon Jones vs. Rashad Evans (Video Highlight)

If you didn’t order Saturday’s UFC 145 pay-per-view broadcast, ESPN.com’s video highlights of the show’s featured attraction between light heavyweight champ Jon Jones (Pictured) and Rashad Evans should help fill the void. After 25 minutes of action, Jones managed to take home a (49-46, 49-46, 50-45) unanimous decision victory to retain his 205-pound crown. “Bones’”...

‘UFC 145: Jones vs. Evans’ Results and Recap

“UFC 145: Jones vs. Evans” took place Saturday inside Philips Arena in Atlanta, Georgia. Light heavyweight king Jon Jones easily defeated Rashad Evans in the show’s featured attraction. Jones cruised to a unanimous decision victory over his friend-turned-foe. Skyrocketing welterweight Rory MacDonald laid the smack down on Che Mills in the night’s co-main event. The 22-year...

‘UFC 145: Jones vs. Evans’ Video Highlights

If you happened to miss this past Saturday’s “UFC 145: Jones vs. Evans” extravaganza, we may have located the next best thing to get you caught up to speed. The world’s premier mixed martial arts promotion has released a video highlight featuring the six scraps that appeared live during the pay-per-view broadcast. Although the footage doesn’t showcase any finishes, you...

“UFC 145: Jones vs. Evans” Post-Fight Press Conference Notes

For those of you who didn’t want to sit through the UFC 145 post-fight press conference, but still want to know what went down at the powwow, no worries because we’ve jotted down the key points discussed during the 41-minute Q&A session. UFC 145 took place inside Philips Arena in Atlanta, Georgia. Here’s what the stars of Saturday night’s event had to say: UFC president...

‘UFC 145: Jones vs. Evans’ Live Post-Fight Press Conference Video

Now that “UFC 145: Jones vs. Evans” is officially in the books, make sure to stream tonight’s post-fight press conference live right here on 5thRound.com starting at approximately 1:30AM ET/10:30PM PT. In addition to UFC president Dana White (Pictured) and the card’s featured fighters, the other notable athletes that won’t require medical attention are also expected to...

UFC 145: 'Jones vs. Evans' Live Quick Results

Main Card (PPV) • Light Heavyweight Championship bout: Jon Jones (C) (15-1) vs. Rashad Evans (17-1-1) • Rory MacDonald (12-1) vs. Che Mills (14-4) • Brendan Schaub (8-2) vs. Ben Rothwell (31-8) • Miguel Torres (40-4) vs. Michael McDonald (14-1) • Mark Hominick (20-10) vs. Eddie Yagin (15-5-1) • Mark Bocek (10-4) vs. John Alessio (34-14) Preliminary Card (FX) ...

UFC Champ Jon Jones vs Dan Henderson Video Preview

Video preview of UFC Champion Jon Jones vs Dan henderson. Former Pride and StrikeForce Champion Dan Henderson has faced the top competition in the world and is no stranger to big fights, but will he be able to overcome the n10 inch reach disadvantage? Rashad Evans lost to Champion Jon Jones this weekend, but was [...]

UFC 145: ' Jones vs. Evans' Post Fight Press Conference Video, Fighter Bonuses

Jon Jones vs. Dan Henderson set for UFC 149?

At the UFC 147 press conference in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil UFC president Dana White announced that since UFC featherweight champion Jose Also is being pulled from UFC 149 it is possible that Jon Jones vs. Dan Henderson will be added to the event. UFC 149 takes place July 21 at the Scotiabank Saddledome in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. Jones is 16-1 in his professional mixed martial...
MMA News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.