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Bones to Pick with Black Fedor

Last week Alexander Gustafsson was forced to withdraw from his September 27 title bout against light-heavyweight champion Jon Jones. Fighting in his stead will be the undefeated Daniel Cormier. The Strikeforce Heavyweight Grand Prix winner is coming off his demolition of decorated MMA veteran Dan Henderson. Cormier was rightfully in line to face the winner of the Jones–Gustafsson...
Via The Sports Post
8 hours ago  |  Discuss

UFC 178: Out Gustafsson in Cormier

Undefeated Daniel Cormier (left) and light heavyweight champion Jon Jones(right) And just when you thought you were going to see the biggest rematch in the UFC this year, the MMA gods had bigger plans in store for you. They laughed at your wanting and wishing, they scoffed at your feeling of entitlement and they crushed your dreams of an encore. But don’t worry my fans and friends...
Via isportsweb.com
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Gustafsson tears meniscus, Cormier steps in to take on Jones at UFC 178

Remember that “epic” rematch scheduled for September between Jon Jones and Alexander Gustafsson? Not gonna happen. Not yet anyway. Earlier this evening, it was revealed by world-renowned MMA journo extraordinaire Ariel Helwani that Gustafsson had torn his meniscus while training for his highly anticipated rematch with Jones. Enter Daniel Cormier. DC made it known that he was...
Via Fight Booth
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Jon Jones Tells Daniel Cormier: “I Hope Your Ready To Come Home To Daddy”

Earlier today, the UFC announced that Alexander Gustafsson suffered a knee injury in training and Jon Jones would now defend the UFC light heavyweight title against Daniel Cormier. Jones apparently fired the shot at Cormier in the build up to the highly anticipated fight. Jones apparently sent Cormier a direct message on Twitter. Cormier then posted a message on Twitter saying he...
Via Between The Ropes
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Alexander Gustafsson Suffers Injury, Daniel Cormier To Challenge Jon Jones At UFC 178

Jon Jones wanted to fight Daniel Cormier first instead of a rematch with Alexander Gustafsson. He will now get his wish. The UFC announced a short time ago that Gustafsson has suffered a knee injury in training and Daniel Cormier will step in to face light heavyweight champion Jon Jones at UFC 178 in September. Cormier is undefeated in 15 fights last competed at UFC 173 in May when...
Via Between The Ropes
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Daniel Cormier replaces Gustafsson, will fight Jon Jones

The most anticipated light heavyweight rematch in UFC history will once again have to wait. On Wednesday, it was announced Alexander Gustafsson has to withdraw from his September 27 sequel against champion Jon Jones due to undisclosed injury. Don’t rip up your UFC 178 tickets just yet. Daniel Cormier (pictured) has agreed to serve as substitute. It’s no secret there’s no love...
Via 5thRound.com
6 days ago  |  Discuss

UFC 178: So far so good

On the heels of what may have been one of the most memorable fight cards in UFC, scratch that, MMA history, the biggest fight organization in the world has decided to follow that up by stacking the UFC 178 fight card with big rematches, bigger comebacks and bad blood. Though UFC 178 is still a couple months away on September 27, it is already turning out to be a card with many intriguing...
Via isportsweb.com
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Steve Austin wants to see UFC's Jon Jones get his ass kicked

Stone Cold Steve Austin is a big fan of the UFC, but he has a serious problem with the current light heavyweight champion. For whatever reason, Stone Cold does not like Jon Jones. During a lengthy interview with Ariel Helwani on “The MMA Hour,” Stone Cold ripped Jones for being a hypocrite who is “living […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Jon Jones vs. Alexander Gustafsson II signed for UFC 178

The biggest UFC rematch of 2014 will be coming to Toronto. It’s official, Jon Jones will put his UFC light heavyweight title up against Alexander Gustafsson at UFC 178. As expected with Bones, this rematch did not come without plenty of controversy.
Via The Camel Clutch Blog
June 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Jon Jones decimates Glover Teixeira to retain title

Going into the UFC 172 main event between Jon Jones and Glover Teixeira, UFC president Dana White said it was crazy for Jones to be a 5 to 1 favorite. The champion proved to White and the world, that the odds should have been higher. Jon Jones defeated Glover Teixeira by unanimous decision (50-45×3) to record his seventh consecutive title defense of his UFC light heavyweight championship...
Via Between The Ropes
April 27, 2014  |  Discuss
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