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Jimi Manuwa not happy Jon Jones ultimately decides who fights Daniel Cormier at UFC 214

Via FOX Sports
2 days ago

Jon Jones To Determine Daniel Cormier’s Next UFC Title Fight

Jon Jones will determine who Daniel Cormier’s next UFC title fight will be against. UFC president Dana White stated Monday Jones will decide if he wants an immediate title shot upon return or a tune-up fight before challenging Cormier. Cormier will face Jimi Manuwa at UFC 124 if Jones isn’t ready for the July 29 event. “Cormier is available to fight on July 8, but that time...
Via 5thRound.com
5 days ago

Dana White makes prediction on Ronda Rousey's potential comeback

There is a lot of uncertainty surrounding the future of several UFC fighters.Will the super fight between Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather actually take place? When will Jon Jones make his return to the octagon? Who will be Nate Diaz’s next opponent?Another fighter whose UFC future remains very much uncertain is Ronda Rousey. After staking claim as the most dominant fighter...
Via NESN.com
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Cormier burns 'Cialis boy' Jon Jones over towel remarks

One can say Daniel Cormier won twice on Saturday night — once in the octagon and another time during his press conference.After DC obliterated Anthony Johnson via submission at UFC 210, the light heavyweight champion unleashed a violent flamethrower on his rival Jon Jones during the post-fight presser.Jones said on Friday that Cormier holding on to a towel during his weigh-in was...
Via NESN.com
14 days ago  |  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
15 days ago  |  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 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

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 ‘can’t even pronounce’ substance he tested positive for

Jon Jones faced the media on Thursday to discuss the failed drug test that has resulted in his UFC 200 fight against Daniel Cormier being called off. The UFC interim light heavyweight champion fought back tears during the press conference, at one point leaving briefly to gather his emotions. Jones denied knowingly taking any banned substances and said he cannot even pronounce the...
Via Larry Brown Sports
July 07, 2016  |  Discuss

Jon Jones’ failed drug test likely not due to cocaine

UFC 200 was thrown into a frenzy on Wednesday night when it was revealed that Jon Jones failed an out-of-competition drug test, leading to the UFC to remove him from his scheduled fight against Daniel Cormier on Saturday. Jones’ failed test stemmed from a June 16 sample collected by USADA. The sample was taken three weeks ago and considered “out-of-competition,” which is different...
Via Larry Brown Sports
July 07, 2016  |  Discuss
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