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Date: April 27, 2013 Location: Newark, New Jersey Venue: Prudential Center Broadcast: Pay-per-view, FX, Facebook Jon Jones vs. Chael Sonnen - for light-heavyweight title
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Daniel Cormier easily disposed of Dion Staring in Strikeforce's final card. He called out Jon Jones and Frank Mir after his fight.
It doesn’t matter how you feel about these two champions, they both could be here to stay. Rousey has dominated every opponent and the big fight with Cyborg will be her biggest test. Sonnen will try really hard to put the beat down on Jones, but we all know how that’s going to end.
Ronda On The Red Carpet
Silva And Jones Kidnapped And Forced To Fight
Here's a video shot by middleeasy of 'Bones' and 'Rowdy' making the most of a backstage shoot at this past weekends Fighters Only Awards.
Rousey and Jones took home Female Fighter of the Year and Male Fighter of the Year honors respectively.
H/T - Ronda Rousey's Official Facebook
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@tyrone_spong daughter said “Uncle Shad meet my friend skippy JON JONES”!! He didn’t get a warm welcome!
The MMA Awards was last night and I’m not sure if this was a goof or if Sonnen was really trying hard to look like he belonged on the red carpet. Either way, it’s hilarious. If there was an award for ‘Best Ability To Talk Himself Into Title Fights’, he would win in a landslide.
Chael Sonnen Practices Triangle On Himself
Chael Sonnen On Jim Rome
Daniel Cormier made it clear after his win over Dion Staring Saturday night that he is coming for Jon Jones.
Cormier beat Staring in Oklahoma City by second-round TKO, absolutely demolishing his opponent with an array of punches. The fight was part of Strikeforce’s final card as the promotion plans to close operations.
Cormier announced after his win that he has signed a contract...
Jon Jones (17-1) Dan Henderson (29-8) Lyoto Machida (18-3) Rashad Evans (17-2-1) Phil Davis (10-1) Alexander Gustafsson (15-1) Mauricio Rua (21-7) Ryan Bader (14-3) Glover Texeira (19-2) Attila Vegh (28-4-2)
Anderson Silva (33-4) Jon Jones (17-1) Georges St-Pierre (23-2) Benson Henderson (18-2) Jose Aldo (21-1) Cain Velasquez (11-1) Junior dos Santos (15-2) Dan Henderson (29-8) Johny Hendricks (14-1) Gilbert Melendez (21-2)