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Anderson Silva may compete for spot in 2016 Olympics

Less than a week after admitting to the use of nothing more than an anti-inflammatory and denying any use of performance-enhancing drugs, the saga of former UFC middleweight champ Anderson Silva took another unexpected turn when he announced his interest in competing for Brazil’s Olympic taekwondo team in the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. Currently under a temporary...
Via Sports-Glory
2 days ago  |  Discuss

‘UFC 187: Jones vs. Johnson’ Bout Order Set

In just over a month, the octagon will host one of the most star-studded cards in MMA history. A lot can happen until the curtain is drawn on UFC 187, but let’s keep our fingers crossed the injury bug doesn’t come rearing its ugly head again. Hopefully, I didn’t just jinx it… The show features a pair of thrilling title tilts. Jon Jones (pictured), the most decorated light...
Via 5thRound.com
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Alexander Gustafsson: Anthony 'Rumble' Johnson hits harder than Jon Jones

When Alexander Gustafsson fought UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones in 2013, he got closer to truly beating "Bones" than anyone had done before, or has done since. Theirs was an epic five round fight that was so close it still has MMA fans arguing over who deserved to get the nod.  In the end, Jones won the decision. When Gustafsson fought Anthony "Rumble" Johnson, in January...
Via Fox Sports
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Anthony Johnson Intends to Spoil Jones’ Plans for a Move up to Heavyweight

(Mandatory Credit: Felipe Dana/Bleacher Report) Jon “Bones” Jones (21-1) looks to defend his belt in what may be his last outing at Light Heavyweight against challenger Anthony “Rumble” Johnson (19-4) on May 23rd at UFC 187.  A win over Johnson would further cement Jones’ place atop the 205-pound division he has so aptly hollowed out through years of dominant performances...
Via The Sports Journal
March 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Jon Jones thinks he can beat Cain Velasquez

Jon Jones has flirted with the idea of moving up to heavyweight, and now he feels pretty comfortable with pursuing that goal. In fact, Jones believes he can beat current heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez. Jones spoke at the “UFC: Welcome to the Show” event in Los Angeles last week and again expressed interest in moving...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
March 05, 2015  |  Discuss

UFC fines Jon Jones $25K for positive cocaine test

Jon Jones’ failed drug test will cost him more than just a trip to a drug treatment facility. The UFC announced Saturday that it has fined the light heavyweight champion $25,000 for violating its Athlete Code of Conduct policy. Jones tested positive for traces of cocaine in an early December test, the results of which were revealed shortly after he beat Daniel Cormier in UFC...
Via NESN.com
January 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Jon Jones reportedly only spent one night in rehab

Jon “Bones” Jones is expected to be in Foxboro this weekend.     Jones’ mother told WBNG in Binghamton, N.Y., that the UFC champion, who checked into rehab last week after testing positive for cocaine, spent only one night in the drug program. She also revealed that Jones plans to attend Sunday’s AFC Championship Game between the New England Patriots and Indianapolis...
Via NESN.com
January 13, 2015  |  Discuss

UFC champion Jon Jones tests positive for cocaine

UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones has tested positive for cocaine, according to MMAJunkie. Jones reportedly failed the test prior to his fight against Daniel Cormier last weekend. He has entered a rehabilitation facility.
Via Larry Brown Sports
January 06, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Jon Jones does 'suck it' crotch chop to Cormier

Jon Jones beat Daniel Cormier by unanimous decision at UFC 182 in Las Vegas on Saturday night and punctuated his win with a crotch chop at his opponent at the close of the final round.
Via Larry Brown Sports
January 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Jon Jones hit on two waitresses during interview

Whether he’s in the octagon or at a restaurant, Jon Jones is always on the hunt and in attack mode. Case in point: an interview he did with a writer showed Jones doing both. Deadspin’s Greg Howard had an excellent profile on Jones ahead of the light heavyweight champion’s big fight against Daniel Cormier. For...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
January 03, 2015  |  Discuss
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