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This Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier interview got a little awkward

It’s going to be a long week for Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier ahead of their UFC 214 main event. Judging by this interview earlier tonight during the UFC on FOX ‘Weidman vs. Gastelum’ broadcast, these two already appear to be finished with the small talk. UFC 214 ‘Tame Your Demons’ promo The post This Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier interview got a little awkward appeared...
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Jon Jones talks some serious trash to Daniel Cormier

Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier brought the trash talk once again.The UFC held its summer kickoff press conference on Friday to announce a big portion of its upcoming schedule. One fight they announced is that Jones and Cormier will (finally) meet in a rematch at UFC 214 in Anaheim on July 29.Jones defeated Cormier at UFC 182 in Jan. 2015 by unanimous decision. However, he was stripped...
Via Larry Brown Sports
May 12, 2017  |  Discuss

Jon Jones rips Daniel Cormier after controversial UFC 210 weigh-in

Daniel Cormier’s hated rival, former champion Jon Jones, couldn’t resist the opportunity to rip the light heavyweight champion following his controversial weigh-in for UFC 210 on Friday.Cormier, who is defending his title on Saturday against Anthony Johnson in Buffalo, New York, initially weighed 1.2 pounds over the allowable limit the first time he stepped on the scale, but...
Via The Sports Daily
April 07, 2017  |  Discuss

Jon Jones says he used to get ‘blacked out wasted’ leading up to his fights

Jon Jones is currently serving a year-long suspension from MMA for doping. Despite being out of MMA for a year, the 29-year-old fighter is keeping busy in interesting ways. What are those interesting ways? Well, he’s been telling people about he would get drunk leading up to fights and how his last-second removal from UFC 200 was over sex pills. The drinking part is an interesting...
Via The Comeback
December 01, 2016  |  Discuss

Jon Jones suspended one year by USADA for doping

Once a shining star and possibly the future of MMA, Jon Jones has seen his potential, and maybe his fighting career, flicker away. It was announced today that the superstar would be suspended one year for use of illegal substances. The substances, which were apparently found in a contaminated sexual enhancement pill, caused Jones to test positive in a drug test leading up to UFC...
Via The Comeback
November 07, 2016  |  Discuss

Jon Jones suspended one year for positive drug test

Jon Jones has been suspended one year for testing positive for a banned substance prior to UFC 200 back in July. The United States Anti-Doping Agency announced on Monday that Jones did, in fact, ingest the banned substances clomiphene and letrozole before his scheduled fight against Daniel Cormier. The suspension is retroactive to July 6, which is the date Jones was pulled from...
Via Larry Brown Sports
November 07, 2016  |  Discuss

Jon Jones’ positive drug test triggered by generic Cialis?

Jon Jones may be returning to MMA action sooner than expected because he took a supplement that was meant to enhance his performance in the bedroom, not in the Octagon. That’s what one fellow UFC champion has heard, at least. During a recent episode of “The Countdown” on MMA on SiriusXM, UFC middleweight champ Michael Bisping claimed he has learned Jones tested positive for...
Via Larry Brown Sports
August 22, 2016  |  Discuss

Jones says he got ‘good news,’ expects to be back ‘really soon’

Jon Jones has been serving an indefinite suspension from his latest failed drug test back in June. It has widely been assumed that he will end up with a two-year ban once his case is reviewed by the Nevada Athletic Commission. Not so fast, the interim UFC light heavyweight champion says. In an Instagram video from Sunday that has since been deleted, a smiling Jones thanked fans...
Via Larry Brown Sports
August 15, 2016  |  Discuss

Jon Jones: 'I know in my heart that I'm not a cheater'

Jon Jones is willing to admit to his own ignorance regarding a positive drug test that knocked him out of UFC 200, but he's still maintaining his innocence ahead of any appeal hearing that will be held to determine his potential punishment.Jones tested positive for a pair of anti-estrogen drugs as revealed by the Nevada State Athletic Commission on Monday before being temporarily...
Via FOX Sports
July 19, 2016  |  Discuss

WATCH: Daniel Cormier learns Jon Jones is out of UFC 200, breaks down in tears

UFC’s Embedded series might have just given us its best look into what happens behind the scenes of the UFC. Jon Jones tested positive and is off of UFC 200, and in the latest version of Embedded, we see when Daniel Cormier learns of Jones testing positive, and his reaction was quite emotional. Cormier is up there in age for an athlete at 37 years old, and would have been fighting...
Via The Comeback
July 08, 2016  |  Discuss
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